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Open Studies Course Registration

YPS Summer Art Camp Session One 6/15-6/26

CARE 111: YPS Lunch Care-Session I (6/15-6/26) $0.00

Section A meets June 15, 2020 to June 26, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 164: Sculpting in Low Relief (Grades 3-5) $310.00

Course Description

Grades 3-5. Students in this course will explore opportunities to tell stories in images through the combination of painted surface and sculptural objects that exist within low relief sculpture. Neither purely flat nor fully 3-D, students will use stories, verbal and written, to create images in a variety of low relief techniques ranging from clay, foil, cardboard, found objects and plaster.

Section A meets June 15, 2020 to June 26, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Instructor: Catherine Leberg
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 200: Fiber Arts Workshop (Grades 3-5) $310.00

Course Description

Grades 3-5 Students in this class use a variety of fabrics and fibers for creating artworks. Ways that artists such as Faith Ringgold, Lesley Dill and Joyce Scott use fabrics and fibers as a means of creative expression are examined. Students explore stitching, weaving, tie dye and transfer techniques, as well as combinations of created and found materials in creating their own expressions.

Section A meets June 15, 2020 to June 26, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 208: The Comic Book (Grades 4-6) $310.00

Course Description

Grades 4-6. In this course, students practice the art of telling stories through pictures. Formal aspects of narrative are applied by combining the written word with visual sequences. Students learn how storylines are developed, formats are considered and characters created. Observation skill building helps students develop a basis for their fantasy figures, heroes and heroines. Each student explores animation techniques and produces a comic strip consisting of several frames as well as a multipage comic book.

Section A meets June 15, 2020 to June 26, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 217: Exploring the Potenial of Acrylics (Grades 6-8) $310.00

Course Description

Grades 6-8. Acrylic paint is an extremely versatile medium, it can take on the qualities of transparent watercolor, have the matte finish of tempera and gouache and be used with the opacity of oil paint. Students explore color mixing, participate in viscosity experiments and use different painting surfaces to discover the different effects that can be achieved with the medium. Working from observation, students create a series of paintings on canvas board, paper and gessoed surfaces as they explore the techniques learned to develop a personal style.

Section A meets June 15, 2020 to June 26, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Instructor: Catie Russo
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 227: Drawing Workshop for Middle School (Grades 6-8) $310.00

Course Description

Grades 6-8.Fast-paced drawing course engages students in a variety of short and sustained studies intended to develop drawing skills and abilities. Different approaches, tools, materials, and techniques are presented and explored using a diverse range of drawing media, from pen and pencil to color explorations in pastel and paint. Students create drawings from observation, imagination, and in response to the art of master artists and their peers. Written reflection, self-assessment, and ability to participate in group critiques are key components of this course.

Section A meets June 15, 2020 to June 26, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Instructor: Geraldine Butler
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 253: Mixed Media Workshop (Grades 9-12) $310.00

Course Description

Grades: 9-12. In this course, students explore and apply ways in which disparate imagery and materials can be arranged to create compositions that are both aesthetically pleasing and expressive of ideas and feelings. Students explore the potential of a variety of ideas, images and materials in designing and creating compositions that have personal meaning. Using a balance of found images and created images, students are encouraged to create narrative works, with equal emphasis on treatment of the work’s surface, choice and arrangement of images, and selection of media. The notion of matching concepts to materials will be explored in-depth, and students will be exposed to an exciting array of media.

Section A meets June 15, 2020 to June 26, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Instructor: - TBA
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 302: Creating Art with Adobe Photoshop (Grades 6-8) $310.00

Course Description

Grades 6-8. This course involves students using digital imaging programs in creating and manipulating images using the Macintosh computer. Students learn to use the Adobe Photoshop suite and scan images as they explore the potential of the medium and create personally meaningful compositions. Using a variety of created and found images, students then learn how to make complex compositional decisions and visual effects via use of filters, the graphics drawing toolbox, color effects, and artful use of text. Students' works are printed and copied to CD for their portfolios.

Section A meets June 15, 2020 to June 26, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Instructor: Catie Russo
Credits: 0.00

NCYP 355: Digital Illustration (Grades 9-12) $310.00

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 15, 2020 to June 26, 2020
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Instructor: Ryan Foti
Credits: 0.00