The Windgate Center of Art + Design is the home of the UA Little Rock Department of Art and Design
artWAYS is a week long immersive arts summer program. Participants spend all day making art in well-equipped art classrooms / studios / labs with university art professors who are also working artists.
- All sessions are weeklong, IN-PERSON, and non-residential this summer.
- Pandemic protocols: Masks required. Classroom / Studio / Lab protocols for social distance designated by University guidelines. Housing and meals are not provided this summer; however, all art materials are provided by a generous grant from the Windgate Foundation. All sessions are for art teachers only this summer.
- Participants will be notified of the total number of eligible PD (professional development) credits when approved by the Arkansas Department of Education (ADE).
- Spots are limited. Register by May 10.
- artWAYS is FREE through a grant from the Windgate Foundation.
Summer 2021 Schedule:
Emphasis areas to choose from: drawing, graphic design, painting, and woodworking.
June 7 – 11 – Graphic Design with Professor Kevin Cates: Type in Environment: Register Here
June 14 – 18 – Introduction to Drawing with Charcoal with Instructor Jeremy Couch: Register Here
June 21 – 25 – Woodworking with Professor Peter Scheidt: Building a Shaker Small Table: Register Here
June 28 – July 2 – Woodworking – Session 2 with Professor Peter Scheidt: Building a Shaker Small Table: Register Here
June 28 – July 2 – Introduction to Oil Paint with Instructor Jeremy Couch: Register Here
July 12 – 16 – Cyanotype Printing (Photography) with Professor Joli Livaudais: Register Here
July 19 – 23 – Portrait Painting with Oil with Instructor Jeremy Couch: Register Here