Summer at Cornish

Summer Programs for Adults

For nearly 100 years, Cornish College of the Arts has prepared students to contribute to society as artists, citizens, and innovators. At Cornish, we believe that generative work is life-enhancing and sustaining — at all ages, and that learning is truly a lifelong endeavor. Summer at Cornish's programs for adults offers opportunities for the creative mind age 18+, including Washington state-approved clock hour workshop for certified teachers.


Course Date Ages Price
2D Design June 30 –July 23 14 - 18 $ 550.00
Alternative Process Photography Intensive July 27 –July 31 14 - 18 $ 750.00
Art and Design Foundations and Drawing June 29 –July 24 14 - 18 $ 2000.00
Art History July 3 –July 17 14 - 18 $ 400.00
Art of the Self-Portrait Intensive July 27 –July 31 14 - 18 $ 750.00
Bend, Spark, Weld June 30 –July 23 14 - 18 $ 550.00
Building a Production Half Day Camp August 3 –August 7 7 - 12 $ 275.00
Building a Visual Vocabulary for Drawing and Painting Intensive July 27 –July 31 14 - 18 $ 750.00
Comics Studio June 30 –July 23 14 - 18 $ 550.00
Cultural Production, Economy and Role-Playing Intensive July 27 –July 31 14 - 18 $ 750.00
Digital Photography June 30 –July 23 14 - 18 $ 550.00
Etching Intensive July 27 –July 31 14 - 18 $ 750.00
Experimental and Alternative Photography June 29 –July 22 14 - 18 $ 550.00
Figure Drawing June 29 –July 22 14 - 18 $ 550.00
Full Spectrum: Color Beyond the Wheel June 30 –July 23 14 - 18 $ 550.00
Game Design June 30 –July 23 14 - 18 $ 550.00
Illustrate This! Cultivating the Mind of a Visual Storyteller Intensive July 27 –July 31 14 - 18 $ 750.00
Introduction to Graphic Design June 30 –July 23 14 - 18 $ 550.00
Introduction to Illustration June 29 –July 22 14 - 18 $ 550.00
Introduction to Typography June 29 –July 22 14 - 18 $ 550.00
It’s All Bright: An Introduction to Lighting June 29 –July 22 14 - 18 $ 550.00
Life Drawing Intensive July 27 –July 31 14 - 18 $ 750.00
Mixed Media June 30 –July 23 14 - 18 $ 550.00
Portfolio Development July 3 –July 24 14 - 18 $ 400.00
Realist Approach to Oil Painting June 29 –July 22 14 - 18 $ 550.00
Relief Printmaking June 29 –July 22 14 - 18 $ 550.00
Site Specific Installation Intensive July 27 –July 31 14 - 18 $ 750.00
Special Effects: Makeup Class for Film June 29 –July 22 14 - 18 $ 550.00
Type and Image Intensive July 27 –July 31 14 - 18 $ 750.00