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Columbus College of Art & Design is one of the nation’s top private art and design colleges. We’ve been leading the way in educating a diverse group of talented students for more than 140 years.


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Creative Summer Workshops for Kids Registration Opens

Columbus College of Art & Design’s Creative Summer Workshops offer the perfect way for kids, teens, and adults to explore their creativity. Classes include art and design for young artists, botanical art, printmaking, fashion design, animation, 3D illustration, digital comics, painting, puppetry, game development, and much more.

Classes are held weekdays; 9 a.m. to noon for morning sessions, or 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. for afternoon sessions, plus a Saturday session for adults.

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How to Create Your College Art & Design Portfolio - 10 Tips

Expert advice from a CCAD Admissions Director on making an art and design school portfolio that will strengthen your college application.