Oct
22
Sun
2017
MILWAUKEE: Fall 2017 Sunday Design Workshops @ Islands of Brilliance
Oct 22 – Nov 19 all-day

Ages: 9-18+

Sundays:
October 22, 29, November 5, 12, 19
Morning: 10:30 – 11:45am
Afternoon: 1:00pm – 2:15pm

What is the age range?
Our core design workshops are recommended for students ages 9 – 18+. Space is limited to 8 students per workshop.

 

What is the cost?
Cost of the workshop is $325. Waiver and CCOP authorization is available in all surrounding counties – check with your case manager for formal approval of funding.

Our students are expected to:

  1. Be able to sit and attend to a task for a minimum of 15 minutes, and then return to work after a short break.
  2. Be able to follow verbal directions with minimal visual support. (In our workshops, students work side by side with a professional from the creative field. Special Education supervision is provided as support.)
  3. Be comfortable using a mouse (including clicking, dragging, etc.).
  4. Be able to access information—such as finding images for his/her project—using a browser window.
  5. Be respectful of the learning environment—including fellow students and volunteers. All of our students work at a pace that is appropriate for them.

REGISTER YOUR STUDENT >

Questions?
Contact Margaret Fairbanks at [612] 670-7134 or margaret@islandsofbrilliance.org

Dec
9
Sat
2017
MILWAUKEE: Holiday Movie Poster Design Workshop @ Islands of Brilliance
Dec 9 all-day

The perfect way to capture the holiday spirit! In this fun, 2 1/2 hour workshop students get to choose their favorite holiday movie or TV special, and then create/recreate a new poster or DVD cover!
What is the age range?
The workshop is recommended for students ages 9 – 18+. Workshops are limited to eight students.
What is the student to support ratio?
Students are matched 1:1 with a design mentor. Workshops are led by a licensed Special Education teacher, with additional wrap around support.

What is the cost?
Cost of the workshop is $75. Waiver/Family Services/IRIS can be used for this workshop — authorization must be received from your case manager prior.

Students in this workshop are expected to:

1. Be able to sit and attend to a task for a minimum of 30 minutes, and then return to work after a short break

2. Be able to follow verbal directions with minimal visual support. (In our workshops, students work side by side with a professional from the creative field. Special Education supervision is provided as support.)
3. Be comfortable using a mouse (including clicking, dragging, etc.)
4. Be able to access information—such as finding images for his/her project—using a browser window
5. Be respectful of the learning environment—including fellow students and volunteers. All of our students work at a pace that is appropriate for them.
Questions?
Contact Margaret Fairbanks at [612] 670-7134 or margaret@islandsofbrilliance.org

Registration:

STUDENTS: Registration is full!

VOLUNTEERS: Registration opening soon!