Art helps people reach a wide audience without shouting from the top of radio towers, provocatively dancing behind a local TV field reporter, or tying speech bubbles to migrating birds. Express yourself with this Groupon.
$100 for a Summer Studio 2012 Workshop for High School Juniors and Seniors ($200 Value)
Taking place from Monday, June 18 through Thursday, June 21, the Summer Studio workshop gives aspiring artists hands-on experience in a variety of fields. In a collaborative environment, instructors with industry experience immerse students in their choice of fields including graphic design, interior design, digital filmmaking and video production, digital photography, media arts and animation, web design and interactive media, fashion and retail management, and culinary arts. The program culminates in a final project, giving students the opportunity to showcase their newly acquired skills. This Groupon is valid for 2012 and 2013 graduates and includes meals, but does not include housing.
The Art Institute of Jacksonville
Under the umbrella of The Art Institutes, The Art Institute of Jacksonville is a fully accredited branch of Miami International University of Art & Design. They offer programs and degrees in the applied arts, ranging from culinary arts and digital filmmaking, to interior design and how to convince shoppers they like wearing potato sacks. The faculty includes a diverse crew of instructors with industry experience and degrees from institutions such as The Juilliard School, the University of Southern California, Vancouver Film School, and the Fashion Institute of Technology. The Institute frequently holds art exhibitions, gallery showings, and student showcases of projects such as films and shorts.