Stephen F. Austin State University


Registration under way for SFA Summer Art Academy

May 2, 2014
NACOGDOCHES, Texas - Registration has begun for the annual Summer Art Academy offered by the Stephen F. Austin State University School of Art for the two-week camp that will meet June 9 through 20 on the SFA campus.

Students in kindergarten through sixth grade may enroll in classes that include drawing, painting and sculpture.

"The academy offers an exciting introduction to the visual arts and an immersion into specific media," said Gary Parker, SFA art instructor and director of the academy.

Classes will meet from 1 to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday in the Art Building on Wilson Drive. The students' work will be exhibited at 5 p.m. Friday, June 20, in the Art Building. Afterward, the students may take their work home.

The registration fee, which is $160 if received by Monday, May 26, includes all art supplies, refreshments and exhibition expenses. After May 26, late registration cost is $175. Registration information is available at or by calling the School of Art at (936) 468-4804.

For additional information, contact the School of Art or email parker at

By Robbie Goodrich
University Marketing Communications
(936) 468-2605