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College of Visual and Performing Arts

CAA Current Class Schedule

2014 Summer Art Camps

For proper placement, please use the student's grade level in fall 2014.

Introductory Photography

CAA PhotographyWant to learn the basic principles of photography, basic camera settings and functions and how they affect the image? Basic principles of lighting and composition will be discussed and how to apply this knowledge to create better images. Challenging assignments will help you apply the knowledge you’ve acquires. Bring a basic 35mm camera or standard digital camera and a blank CD to the first class. This class is taught by IPFW VCD continuing lecturer and owner of Henri’s Photography Studio Jim Gabbard.

Monday-Friday, July 28-August 1, 2014
Visual Arts Building, Room 211/214
Grades 8-12: 9-11am  Click to register or call 260-481-6977.
Five 2-hour sessions: $79

 

Make Your Own Movie Using Adobe Premier

CAA Digital EditingExplore the use of Adobe Premiere to edit still images as well as video. Explore sequential editing, cutting footage to music and cutting movie trailers. This class will be taught by IPFW fine arts faculty member Allen Etter. Please bring a 2GB memory stick (thumb drive) to the first class.

Monday-Friday, July 28-August 1, 2014
Visual Arts Building, Room 211
Grades 6-12: 1-3pm  Click to register or call 260-481-6977.
Five 2-hour sessions: $79

 

Printmaking for Kids

CAA PrintmakingFocusing on the art of printmaking, students will create at least three art pieces (including a t-shirt) using a different technique of printmaking. This class is full of fun and color! All supplies provided. Please bring a paint smock. Class will be taught by IPFW art education major Morgan McClarnon.

This class has been rescheduled to our fall session, Saturdays, September 13 through October 11. Please check back soon to register.
Visual Arts Building, Room 118
Grades K-3: 9-10:30a
Grades 4-8: 10:45a-12:15p 
Five 1.5-hour sessions: $79

 

Pop, Popcorn and Painting

CAA PaintingPop, Popcorn, and Painting is here! Kids can explore their creative side and snack on popcorn while our instructor guides you step-by-step as you create a masterpiece on canvas with acrylic paints! You will be amazed at your very own work of ART! This event is designed for ages 7 and above. Parents are welcome to attend with their child for an additional fee. All supplies provided. Please bring a paint smock. Class will be taught by IPFW art education major Morgan McClarnon.

Friday, August 8, 2014
Visual Arts Building, Room 118
 
Grades 2-8 (parent participation encouraged but not required): 6:30-8:30pm
One 2-hour session: $39 + $19 for a parent when attending with a child
August 8: Click to register or call 260-481-6977.

 

 


Contact CAA at 260-481-6977 or lanier@ipfw.edu for details.

Refund Policy

A full refund is given when the university cancels a course or when the IPFW Community Arts Academy receives notification of withdrawal from the registrant before the third business day prior to the start of the class. No refunds will be given after class or private instruction begins. Course cancellations may occur due to low registration. Course offerings and fees may be subject to change without notice.

Parental Supervision Statement

IPFW is a public institution of higher education that offers a wide variety of classes, to a wide range of students from differing backgrounds, including adults and children in grades pre K – 12. While the IPFW College of Visual and Performing Arts is committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of all students, parents are reminded that it is their responsibility to supervise minors when they are on campus and not in the classroom. Before and after class, our teachers cannot take the place of a parent and assume responsibility for unsupervised children.

In case of an emergency please contact the IPFW University Police at 481-6827.

Personal Enrichment Classes for Adults

The Community Arts Academy offers regular classes for kids in pre-K through grade 12 in art, dance, music and theatre, but if you are an adult interested in personal enrichment in these areas, please visit the IPFW Division of Continuing Studies to see what types of classes they are offering.