College of Creative Arts Programs

Interlochen College of Creative Arts provides exciting enrichment, creativity and professional growth experiences through workshops and classes in a variety of arts disciplines for adults 18 years or older.

Adults of all ages and skill levels create, perform and learn from a faculty of accomplished artists and performers. Classes and concerts are conducted on the campus of Interlochen Center for the Arts, in the woods of northwest Michigan.

Summer 2014 Programs

Creative Writing

Introduction to Blogging for Artists and Writers: June 14
Writers Retreat: June 16-19
Mystery Writing Workshop: June 30-July 3
Memoir Writing Workshop: August 4-8


Mountain Dulcimer Immersive Workshop: June 7
Early Music Workshop: June 8-12
Adult Choir Camp: June 23-28
Fingerstyle Guitar Workshop: July 23-26
Classical Guitar Workshop: July 27-29
Adult Band Camp: August 5-10
Adult Chamber Music Camp: August 11-17
Flute Choir Camp: August 18-23

Visual Arts

3 Hour Watercolor Workshop: May 28
Watercolor Printmaking - Japanese Woodblock: May 29-31
Jewelry Bead Weaving - St. Petersburg Chain Stitch: May 31
Beginning Drawing: June 2-3
Intermediate Drawing: June 4-6
Children's Book Illustration: June 9-11
Hot Wax! Introduction to Encaustic Painting: June 12
Painterly Printmaking - Monoprints: June 16-18
Dye Your Own Yarn: June 29
Jewelry Bead Weaving - Beginning Peyote Stitch Bracelet: June 30
Beginning Weaving - Rigid Heddle Loom: July 1
Beginning Knitting: July 2
Digital Camera Basics for Beginners: July 7
Mixed Media Assemblage: July 7-9
Watercolor Printmaking - Japanese Woodblock: July 7-9
Digital Landscape/Travel Photography: July 8-10
Soft Pastel Workshop: July 14-16
Plein Air Painting and In-Studio Boot Camp: July 21-22
Intermediate Acrylic Painting Workshop: August 25-27
3 Hour Watercolor Workshop: August 28


Introduction to Digital Audio at Interlochen Public Radio (IPR): June 6-7
Transom Audio Narrative Short Course: June 8-13

Professional Development<

Building Your Brand - Shameless Self-Promotion for Creatives: June 13
Introduction to Blogging for Artists and Writers: June 14