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OSU offers Summer Art Academy

For the fourth consecutive year, Oklahoma State University is hosting a Summer Art Academy for students between the ages of 13 and 18. The Department of Art, Graphic Design and Art History has put together a schedule that allows participants to attend classes under the guidance of master instructors.

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  • Intro to Watercolor taught by Teresa Holder, May 29-June 1, $150
  • Digital Photography taught by Mark Wittig, June 4-8, $250
  • Video Animation taught by Justen Renyer, June 11-15, $250
  • Introduction to Pottery taught by Buck Dollarhide, June 18-22, $175
  • Impressionism and Post Impressionism taught by Rebecca Brienen, July 2-3 and 5-6, free

The free Impressionism and Post Impressionism course will meet from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The other classes are all scheduled for 1-5 p.m. The early bird deadline for each course is two weeks before the first session. Registration after that date will incur an additional $25 fee.

Students may enroll in any combination of classes. Most materials are included in the registration fee.

160714 saa drawing class“I am excited to again offer students in our community the opportunity to take classes during OSU’s Summer Art Academy," said Rebecca P. Brienen, head of the Department of Art, Graphic Design and Art History. "Every year I am impressed by how much the students learn and by how talented they are!”

Those who wish to support the program by contributing to scholarships can do so through a crowdfunding campaign at

For more information about the Summer Art Academy or to register, visit For questions, contact Christine Nichols with the College of Arts and Sciences Outreach Office at or 405.744.8459.