Art Intensives Winter Camp for Teens (12+)
Art Intensives are online camps designed to accelerate learning and creative growth in a short period of time with personal guidance from professional artists for youth (12+). Winter break is the ideal time to create original artwork for an art school portfolio!
📆 Winter 2021 Schedule
December 20 – 23 & 27 – 31, 2021
Daily: 11:00 am – 12:30 pm and 1:30 – 3:00 pm ET
Dec 20-23 (4 Day Camp) Comics & Manga
If you dream of creating your own original comic, especially manga, this is the camp for you! Learn how to draw manga characters and explore the art of visual storytelling with artist and animator Elina Nie, also known as @teasketches on Instagram. Students will work on personal projects and get 1-on-1 feedback and guidance on how to create an original comic from their art mentor.
Dec 20-23 (4 Day Camp) Figure Drawing
Improve your figure drawing skills in this four day art intensive program for teens. Led by figurative artist Fei Lu, students will practice sketching quick gestures as well as drawing detailed realistic human bodies in 3D with advanced shading techniques. Learn how to draw dynamic figures, including hands, heads, structure drawing and anatomy — recommended for illustration and animation portfolios!
Dec 27 – 31 (5 Day Camp) Graphic Design
We’ll take a deep dive into the 10 principles of design — to understand design fundamentals and then we’ll apply those principles in digital projects such as logo and poster design that explore typography and iconography. Students will also have the option to work on personal projects and get one-on-one guidance and support from Jay Lintag, an award-winning graphic designer.
Dec 27 – 31 (5 Day Camp) Illustration
Learn the art of illustration with comic and concept artist Jessie Chang! We’ll be focusing on many aspects of illustration, such as interpretive illustration, book and game covers, concept art, and more! Students will learn about style development and visual storytelling and how to portray meaningful imagery through visual language. Take your illustrative skills to the next level with personalized projects, 1-on-1 guidance and feedback from your art mentor!