Creative Summer Workshops

Register for Creative Summer Workshops

Creative Summer Workshops are one-week or two-week long hands-on courses at CCAD for students in grades 1-12. Students interested in art can develop their skills in a creative and mentoring environment.

Listed below is the curriculum for each age group served with a Creative Summer Workshop. Register your student for the grade they are rising to in the fall.

Dates and times: Classes typically run Monday through Friday and span a half day, either from 9 a.m. to noon or 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Program costs: Creative Summer Workshops cost $195, including tuition, registration and all materials. (Lunchtime childcare is available for $50 from noon to 1:30 p.m. for children who attend two workshops; please pack a lunch and bring a drink.)

Registration begins: March 1, 2018

Registration deadline: 7 days before class starts


Registration information

Registration is required for all of CCAD's classes and workshops, and they sell out frequently, so we encourage you to sign up early. Registration opens March 1, 2018.

To see more information about a class and to sign up, please click the Register button below.

You'll receive confirmation letters, room assignments, parking information and a campus map via email prior to the first day of class.

If you have a question or if you'd like to purchase gift certificates (which are nontransferable, nonrefundable and expire one year after purchase), please contact us at 614.222.3248 or

Use the links in red to navigate this page and register. 

Grades 1-2
Learn about color in the Creating with Color and Imagination Laboratory.

Grades 3-4
Explore the hues and values of color, botanical art, paper toys, printmaking, and more.

Grades 5-6
Discover the foundations of drawing, painting, digital media, mini-comics, and flipbook animation.

Grades 7-9
Dig deeper into animation, digital photography, fashion design, expressive drawing and stop-motion animation.

Grades 8-12 AND Grades 9-12
Explore animation, filmmaking, jewelry design, digital portfolios, fashion design, and more. These classes serve as a base for students looking to go into art and design after high school.

Noon Extended Care - Grades 1-12 
Students enrolled in both morning and afternoon Creative Summer Workshops may register for the noon Extended Care program.

Refund and withdrawal policy

By registering for classes, you accept responsibility for paying for the entire session regardless of the method of payment and/or attendance in class. CCAD does not have an automatic withdrawal policy. Nonattendance does not constitute official withdrawal from one or more classes. To withdraw from a course and /or request a refund, you must submit your request in writing. Tuition and fees are non-transferable.

Creative Summer Workshops, lectures, and conferences

  • One full week prior to start of workshop, lecture, or conference 100% less $75 administration fee
  • No refunds thereafter

If you have a question about Saturday Morning Art Classes and Creative Summer Workshops, or if you'd like to purchase gift certificates (which are nontransferable, nonrefundable and expire one year after purchase), please contact us at 614.222.3248 or

Locations & parking information

Here’s a map of our campus.

Click here to read more info about parking options when visiting CCAD.


Grades 1-2 

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Grades 3-4

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Grades 5-6

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Grades 7-9

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Grades 8-12


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Grades 9-12

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Noon Extended Care - Grades 1-12

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