Arts Extravaganza Workshops

Special sessions will involve hands-on activities and workshops in the visual, literary and performing arts. (Workshops subject to change without notice. Registration for workshops is on a first come, first served basis. You may be placed in a different workshop than selected if your choice is full.)

Visual Arts

Workshop sessions in art will involve studio projects in a wide range of 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional arts media. Explore familiar or new techniques…No experience is required, just a willingness to have fun!

Visual Arts Workshops may include:

  • Pinhole Photography
  • Graphic Design
  • Wheel Throwing Ceramics
  • Painting
  • Jewelry: Torch-fired glass beads
  • Printmaking

Creative Writing

Flash Fiction

Say more with less! In this workshop, we'll write "flash" prose, fiction and nonfiction. Participants will create complete stories in 250 words or less. We will also examine online sources where students may publish their work.


Creating and Sharing Energy: A Dynamic Approach to the Art of Acting

Participants in this workshop will join members of the award winning ASU Theatre program for an exciting, interactive workshop and learn the fundamentals of acting. Bring your imaginations and have fun!


Explore the Human Voice

Participants in this workshop will explore how the human voice works. They will experiment with the versatility of sounds that the voice can make, including singing, for purposes of expressing oneself both individually and as a group. No experience is necessary, just a willingness to use your voice!

Creative Improvisation for Instrumentalists

Students are invited to bring their own instrument and participate in an introduction to creative improvisation. We will begin with exploring the artistic possibilities of a single note, and expand to improvisation using the penta¬tonic scale and beyond. When registering for this session, please indicate what your instrument is. No experience is required!

Video as Art

This hands-on workshop will give participants the chance to explore the moving image as an art form. Using hand¬held digital video cameras and video editing software, participants will create video art to share on the Web.