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Open Studies Course Registration

YPS Summer Art Camp Session Two @ MICA

CARE 102: YPS Before Care - Mt Royal Location; Session II (6/29-7/10) $121.00

Course Description

Before Care-MICA

Section A meets June 29, 2020 to July 10, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

CARE 112: YPS Lunch Care - Mt Royal Location; Session II (6/29-7/10) $0.00

Section A meets June 29, 2020 to July 10, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

CARE 122: YPS After Care - Mt Royal Location; Session II (6/29-7/10) $153.00

Course Description

After Care-MICA

Section A meets June 29, 2020 to July 10, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 3:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 116: An Art Safari (Grades K-2) $346.00

Course Description

Grades K-2. In this class children take an imaginary journey through different parts of the world to discover and learn about animals in their native habitats. Using ideas and experiences from their journeys, along with visual resources and works by selected artists, students create drawings, paintings and sculptural forms to create personal visual responses to what they have seen and learned.

Section A meets June 29, 2020 to July 10, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 135: By the Sea (Grades 3-5) $346.00

Course Description

Grades: 3-5. In this course students take on the role of undersea explorers and artists in discovering and responding to the many aspects of the sea and seashore environment. Activities include creating sea creatures, undersea dioramas, using a variety of media in responding to stories and learning about ways that illustrators of children’s books and artists used the sea as inspiration for their art.

Section A meets June 29, 2020 to July 10, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 140: Print It! (Grades K-2) $346.00

Course Description

Grades K-2: Young children are encouraged to explore textures and mark-making as they try out numerous ways of creating prints. From mono-print to relief prints, sun prints to handprints, students immerse themselves in how printing ink, paint, and other color media can help them see and understand shape, line, and texture. Students are encouraged to tap into their sense of play and imagination as they explore creative printing techniques.

Section A meets June 29, 2020 to July 10, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 153: Telling Stories Through Sculpture (Grades 4-6) $346.00

Course Description

Grades 4-6. Offers students an exciting opportunity to be both creator and performer in a dramatic artistic endeavor. Students explore a variety of 3-D processes as they create objects, props, puppets, masks, and other forms. Students will explore different ways stories can be told and experienced through objects and experiment and play in order for students to creatively tell their own stories. Emphasis is on creating a unique and expressive language of object, gesture, and story, with equal attention given to the artistic/visual qualities of the art objects themselves and the use of these objects in student-designed performances.

Section A meets June 29, 2020 to July 10, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 171: Illustration for Kids (Grades 4-6) $346.00

Course Description

For the young illustrator who has a flair for the stylized, humorous, or zany, this class will exercise both your perceptual skills and your imaginations! Part realistic drawing, part imaginative drawing, part character development, and part storytelling, this course guides students through the steps an illustrator must go through, from securing a client with a specific artistic task in mind, going through the planning stages and concept development or an illustration job, prototyping, and eventually, coming up with finished illustrations intended for publication in advertisements, books, and other print media.

Section A meets June 29, 2020 to July 10, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 179: Life Drawing For Kids (Grades 3-5) $346.00

Course Description

Grades 3-5. Do you love to draw and wish to learn how to draw what you see more realistically? This course is an exciting balance of learning how to see and how to capture contours, apply tones, and develop shading to make objects 'pop' off the page. With the basic understanding that in order to draw well, one must first learn how to see, students are engaged in fun looking exercises that challenge them to use their eyes and minds to collect information about the objects, people, and places around them. They will discover how to see the world in a fresh, new way! Different approaches, tools, materials and techniques are presented and explored using a diverse range of media, from pen and pencil to color explorations in pastel and paint.

Section A meets June 29, 2020 to July 10, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 215: Printmaking Workshop for Middle School (Grades 6-8) $346.00

Course Description

Grades 6-8. Originally used as a means of duplicating images, printmaking has become an art form in its own right. In this course, students use relief, intaglio and stencil techniques, and combinations of these, to explore the expressive potential of printmaking media. Works by historic and contemporary artists are examined to identify ways in which they have applied design and technique in creating expressive art forms. Students create single prints as well as editions of their prints, and prepare their work for presentation.

Section A meets June 29, 2020 to July 10, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 220: Making Videos (Grades 9-12) $360.00

Course Description

Grades 9-12 This fun yet intensive course is designed for super-motivated students who want to learn creative video making. Students are idea-generators, scriptwriters, prop creators and actors in this exciting production. Fundamentals of video making are learned through exercises in writing, shooting, and editing. In addition, students learn how to plan a complex project, research a subject, create a storyboard and work as a member of a production team. Reviewing and discussing the work is an ongoing part of the program. Students work in small groups to produce their final projects.

Section A meets February 1, 2020 to April 11, 2020
On Saturday from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Instructor: Tyler Lambert
Credits: 0.00

Section A meets June 29, 2020 to July 10, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 223: Drawing from Observation and Imagination $360.00

Course Description

Grades 6-8. In this course, students hone perceptual and observational drawing skills using a variety of 2-D media and specific subject matter such as still-life set-ups, objects, natural forms, and the surrounding landscape. Students learn skills and techniques for realistic rendering by focusing on and capturing what they see using value, shading and contrast to create a sense of form, Composition is emphasized as students make purposeful decisions about how to organize space within a picture plane.

Section A meets February 1, 2020 to April 11, 2020
On Saturday from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Instructor: Bart O'Reilly
Credits: 0.00

Section A meets June 29, 2020 to July 10, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 230: Meet the Masters (Grades 6-8) $346.00

Course Description

Grades 6-8. Who are your heroes? Everybody has heroes, whether in sports, the movies, or everyday life. In this class students look at the heroes from the history of art, those masters who have lead the development of art and inspired artists over the last two centuries. Students study the techniques and approaches of key artists from specific historic and stylistic periods of art. Using their master artists as mentors, students adapt and adopt the artists’ methods and motives in creating original compositions. Students encounter many artists from different times and places, and explore a variety of media in creating their work.

Section A meets June 29, 2020 to July 10, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 255: Myths, Beasts, and Legends in Clay (Grades 6-8) $346.00

Course Description

Grades 6-8. Heroes, monsters, dragons and castles! Join us in returning to the art, culture and fantasy of medieval times. Students examine the art of the Middle Ages as it relates to the ideas and beliefs of people living at that time and its influence on games, stories and imagery in contemporary culture. With ceramic clay, students use the motifs and literature of medieval times as inspiration for creating unique sculptures.

Section A meets June 29, 2020 to July 10, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 350: Package and Product Design (Grades 9-12) $346.00

Course Description

Grades 9-12- They say 'don't judge a book by its cover,' but it is the artist's job to enhance and encompass what the product entails to entice the right audience or consumer. In this class students will design, engineer, and invent creative ways to represent products, and configure new products to improve the old. Creative problem solving is at the heart of this class as students engage in 2D, 3D, and digital prompts.

Section A meets June 29, 2020 to July 10, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 355B: Digital Illustration (Grades 9-12) $346.00

Course Description

Grades 9-12. Digital Illustration offers formal instruction on how to use Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator for a variety of drawing and design problems such as: character development and portraiture, dimensional settings and environments, visual marketing, the power of minimal aesthetics, and metaphorical approaches to making.

Section A meets June 29, 2020 to July 10, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 377: Painting From Observation (Grades 9-12) $346.00

Course Description

Grades 9-12. This course is designed to help students refine their skills in painting from life, first working tonally and then focusing on observing and making purposeful choices about color. Students will learn how to make ink washes using india ink, as well as experiment with watercolor, gouache and acrylic paint as they learn to mix cohesive color palettes and apply both realistic and expressive color to their pieces. Art historical exemplars will be used to emphasize the incredible diversity of styles and expressiveness that can be achieved with various painting media and color.

Section A meets June 29, 2020 to July 10, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00