CCS Design Camps

 

 

COLLEGE FOR CREATIVE STUDIES (CCS) CAMPS
We are excited to be partnering with the College for Creative Studies (CCS) to bring you two design classes, created and led by CCS instructors. Considered one of the country’s preeminent art and design colleges, CCS produces graduates who have established distinguished careers in a variety of creative fields, including product design, photography, animation and illustration.

Camp sessions will be held at The Grosse Pointe Academy (GPA) in our main building. Campers should bring a daily nut-free snack, lunch and a water bottle. All supplies are included in the camp fee. 

Computer Animation
August 9 – 13 | Ages 10 – 13
August 16 – 20 | Ages 8 – 10
9:30 am – 3:30 pm
$400/week

Create your own animated cartoon! Using Wacom tablets and computers, learn the basic skills needed to turn drawings into living motion to produce a short animation. Ten-year-olds may attend either class. Limited to 15 campers.

Cartooning and Character Design
August 9 – 13 | Ages 8 – 10
August 16 – 20 | Ages 10 – 13
9:30 am – 3:30 pm
$400/week

Create your own cartoon and comic book characters and render them with dynamic facial expressions and gestures. Essential drawing skills will be covered, including line, proportion and coloring. Ten-year-olds may attend either class. Limited to 15 campers.