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 High School Art Educators

July 9-13 2017, Monday-Friday

*Tuition: $100 (includes one social hour and one dinner during the week)
Location: 511 NW Broadway, Portland, OR 97209
Contact: Maggie Condit at mcondit_admissions@pnca.edu or 503.821.8972

Course Schedule

Monday, July 9, 9am-4pm: Photography Workshop - Teresa Christiansen, Lead Photography Faculty
Tuesday, July 10, 9am-4pm: Sculpture Workshop - Nan Curtis, Studio Arts Chair
Wednesday, July 11, 9am-4pm: Painting Workshop - Morgan Walker, Lead Painting Faculty
Thursday, July 12, 9am-4pm: Illustration Workshop - Martin French, Design Arts Chair
Friday, July 13, 9am-4pm:  Printmaking Workshop - Matthew Letzelter, MFA Print Media Chair

*Participants are responsible for their own housing.

If you would like to register for this summer 2018 intensive, make your online registration here ⟶


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.