Spring Break Art Camp

Explore popular studio practices in art + design in these hands-on courses taught by experienced instructors. With a focus on foundational skills and creative process, these courses are designed to engage students ages 15-18 across all levels of experience.

Animation + Illustration Week: March 15 - 19, 2021

Sign up for one or both courses for a full day experience:

  • Stop Motion Animation | Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 12:00pm (PDT) | $289
  • Character Illustration | Monday - Friday, 1:00pm - 4:00pm (PDT) | $289

Architecture and Industrial Design Week: Monday - Friday, March 22 - 26, 2021

Sign up for one or both courses for a full day experience:

  • Introduction to Architecture Design | Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 12:00pm (PDT) | $289
  • Introduction to Industrial Design | Monday - Friday, 1:00pm - 4:00pm (PDT) | $289

Spring Break Art Camp is a great opportunity to prepare for ECU’s Summer Institute for Teens (SIT). Are you wondering which studio to take this summer? Try a few during spring break. Are you looking to extend your summer experience after participating in SIT? Continue learning new skills with us year-round!

Spring Break Art Camp 2021 Delivery & Covid-19 Accommodations

Emily Carr University's top priority is the health and safety of our students, staff and faculty. In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, ECU has implemented a variety of measures in alignment with advice from federal and provincial public health authorities, including the transition to online learning for the foreseeable future. Spring Break Art Camp 2021 will be delivered through online learning platforms. When circumstances allow, we will once again offer in-person instruction.

We remain committed to offering meaningful art education to youth and teens, whether online or in-person. We invite you to grow your skill-sets and develop your portfolio through our online courses, delivered to the highest educational standard, and instructed by award-winning artists and designers.


The Spring Break Art Camp runs March 15-26, 2021, Monday through Friday from 9am-12pm and from 1pm-4pm.

Week 1:
March 15-19, 2021
Week 2:
March 22-26, 2021
9am - 12pmStop-Motion AnimationIntroduction to Architecture Design
1pm - 4pmCharacter IllustrationIntroduction to Industrial Design
Stop-Motion Animation
Character Illustration
Introduction to Architecture Design
Introduction to Industrial Design

Registration for Spring Break Art Camp 2022 will open in the Fall. Stay tuned!

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