The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation Summer Seminar



Held on the campus of Colorado College, this art institute offers intensive visual arts instruction for rising high school juniors who are artistically gifted. Students experience college-level drawing and painting courses in a group setting, with artists-in-residence serving as instructors. The development of a portfolio, small-group discussions with artists and sessions concerning careers in art are other program features. Scholarship funding covers full tuition, room and board, and related expenses.

General Info

Name The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation Summer Seminar
Location Colorado Springs, CO
Year-round Contacts 719-635-3220
Program Focuses & Features Drawing, Fine Arts, Painting
Grade Range (rising grades) 11
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 17-18
Application Deadline April
Director Joyce E. Robinson, Director
Residential Fee Free. 2 weeks.
Year Established 1987
Dates & Sessions June-July; 3 sessions, 2 weeks long


Joyce E. Robinson, Director