Free Studio Art Classes-Ryman Arts Program

Ryman Arts offers a FREE advanced studio art program that is designed to help student strengthen their art skills and prepare them for college and a career in art.

This program is open to all students enrolled in high school grades 9-12. The application process is competitive with an acceptance rate of around 50%. A committee reviews all applications, scoring them on multiple criteria (primarily evidence of skill and motivation).


Classes are held at two locations:

Saturdays at CSU Fullerton or Sundays at Otis College of Art & Design/Los Angeles

Class times are 9am-12:30pm or 1:00pm to 4:30pm

All classes are free of charge. If selected, you will receive a full scholarship that covers the cost of instruction, art supplies, and field trips. Public transportation reimbursement is available.

This is a great program that will also help you to build your portfolio for college applications.

Attached is the application (which requires a nomination from a teacher).

Deadlines:  December 4, 2015 for admission to the Spring 2016 semester

Please see your counselor for more information or additional application.