Victoria Accardi ’14, is starting a fine art summer program for teens ages 12-17 in Bar Harbor, Maine. The two or three-week courses begin on June 23. Workshops will take place on the College of the Atlantic campus.
According to Accardi, “Classes are designed to equip students with foundation skills in fine art practices to help them realize their own artistic potential and provide a conducive and creative outlet for young adults in such a critical time in their developmental process. The projects are intended to build confidence in technical practices, while leaving room for individual creativity. These concepts together will inspire and motivate students to continue honing their skills in fine art, and set them on the track for college application.”
This program is unique for this area as it targets an age group that has or may have fazed out of the “summer camp” model, but is still in need of inspiring summer activities…
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