Our Young Creative Accelerator program is a new summer opportunity at madelife for youth ages 13-17 who are interested in furthering their creative passions. The purpose of the program is help launch young creatives while having fun, learning new skills, and building a relationship with mentors and like minded people. madelife is creating a culture of artists who support each other. We provide resources including a sound studio, blackbox theatre, audio and video equipment, online learning programs, and professionals mentors specializing in specific creative paths. We are offering a customized 6 week youth program this summer in the following fields:
- Graphic design
- Music Production
- Video & film
- Business development
madelife‘s programs were founded by a team of creative and business professionals motivated in extending their knowledge and expertise to future generations. The importance of having a relationship with a mentor is something society often overlooks. During the program our mentors hope to be there to help participants reach their fullest potential, help them answer all the right questions, and have fun!
One of our favorite phrases our program sticks by is “learning by doing”. We will help your child determine what his or her goals are as an artist and help them plan attainable goals that will help them build confidence and skill.
Here are a few examples of projects participants could take on during the 6 weeks.
- Produce an EP
- Action sports photo / video shooting
- T-shirt / Sticker / Poster Design
- Short film producing
- Recording and mixing their own music
- Start your own small business
- Develop and promote your own professional website
We are currently offering only 5 placements for the summer of 2014. We are looking for youth that are passionate about their interest, interested in collaborating with other artists and are ambitious and in pursuing it.
Open Enrollment Period: May 15th – August 15th, 2014
Duration: 6 weeks
Session Time: 9am-1pm, M-F (times are flexible depending on participants outside commitments)