Summer Institute For Teens
Our one-month program for high school students who want to expand their portfolio in one of 10 studios.


Animation *full
Create your own 2D and 3D animations using traditional and contemporary techniques.
Architecture + Urban Design
Learn the principles of urban design as you draft, draw and build architectural structures.
Drawing *full
Elevate your drawings with traditional and contemporary approaches, materials and techniques.
Fashion + Textiles
Bring your designs to life through as you learn about pattern-making and garment construction.
Graphic Design
Gain technical skills in industry-standard software as you examine and apply the principles of design.
Illustration: Digital *full
Develop practical skills and techniques in the rapidly-growing industry of digital illustration.
Illustration: Traditional *full
Refine your technique through concentrated work in a range of traditional and contemporary media.
Painting *full
Challenge yourself to reconsider the realm of painting through rigorous exercises and experimentation.
Photography: Digital
Capture your world through digital photography and transform your work using Adobe Photoshop.
Push creative boundaries while exploring the technical and conceptual aspects of video.

Coming from Outside BC?

Summer Institute students from out of town can take advantage of our homestay option.

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Photo + Video Gallery!

Check out our gallery of photos and videos of past Summer Institute for Teens to see more of what it is like to spend your Summer at Emily Carr!


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