Young Artist Studio

CCA's Young Artist Studio Program (YASP) is an exciting, intensive studio experience for students who want to explore the visual arts in a professional art school setting.

Eligible students for YASP will have just completed the sixth, seventh, or eighth grade by June 2015.

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The following programs are offered this summer:

One Week, All-Day Program - Oakland

June 15-19 
Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Participants choose one of the following studios:

Animation
Architecture: Sustainable Row House
Black-and-White Photography 
Building with Drawing
Comics
Designing with Metal/Jewelry Design 
Explorations in Painting & Drawing  (CLOSED, please choose another course)

Two Week, All-Day Program - Oakland

July 27-August 7
Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Morning studios are scheduled from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.; afternoon studios are scheduled from 12:15 to 2:15 p.m. and from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Participants choose one of the following for their morning studio:

Clay Animation
Digital Photography (CLOSED, please choose another course)
Motion Graphics
Painting 

All students take Explorations in Drawing as an afternoon studio and choose one of the following for their other afternoon studio:

Graphic Design (CLOSED, please choose another course)
Printmaking
Sculpture: Found & Made (CLOSED, please choose another course)

Two Week, All-Day Program - San Francisco

July 27-August 7
Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Participants choose one of the following for their morning studio:

Architecture: Future House
Arduino for Artists & Designers
Filmmaking
Painting

 

All students take Explorations in Drawing as an afternoon studio and choose one of the following for their other afternoon studio:

Fashion Design
Graphic Design
Illustration 

Two Week, Half-Day Program - Oakland (CLOSED)

July 27-August 7
Monday through Friday, 12:15 to 4:30 p.m.

Participants take:

Graphic Design and Explorations in Drawing. (Closed)

Final Exhibition

Each program ends with an exhibition held in one of CCA's professional gallery spaces, where family and friends have the opportunity to see what their young artist has created during their time at YASP.

Oakland program exhibitions are held in the Oliver Art Center. The San Francisco program exhibition takes place in the Center Galleries.