CE Community Education

Art Educator Development

Nourish your creative practice as an artist and educator with an immersive and highly interactive studio experience at Pacific Northwest College of Art. Study with PNCA faculty and connect with art teachers and teaching artists from the region and across the U.S. in our state-of-the-art studio facilities. For more than a century, PNCA has been a leader in the professional development and success of arts educators.



--Open to all U.S. High School Art Educators-

July 9-13th 2017, Monday-Friday

Location: 511 NW Broadway, Portland, OR 97209
Contact: 503.821.8972 or lkfarr@pnca.edu

Details of classes, workshops, tuition, and more still to come.

If you would like to register early for our summer 2018 workshops and receive email updates as we add programs, make your online registration here ⟶


Teachers can choose to find housing accomodations here in the city or stay at ArtHouse, PNCA’s student apartments, which is located within five blocks from campus. We can only offers a limited number of accommodations to teachers, but your stay here will be included within your tuition fee. Occupancy is with a shared kitchen and living space in the fully furnished two- and three-bedroom apartments.


Year-Round Programs

PNCA provides opportunities for professional development throughout the year through its Continuing Education Department. Take a look at the program of evening and weekend studio classes. Earn the PDU’s or graduate credits that you need in our deeply engaging and exceptionally personalized learning opportunities. PNCA is accredited by AICAD and NWCCU.