This summer, instead of building campfires, why not build on your creative potential at Summer Studio? Not your typical summer camp, Summer Studio puts students in a hands-on, collaborative environment, where they learn new skills in the fields of design, culinary, media arts or fashion. This five – day summer program at The Art Institute of Charlotte is open to high school juniors and seniors and offers workshops in Design, Media Arts, Fashion Marketing, and Culinary Arts. Under the guidance of industry-savvy instructors, students will complete an awesome final project and have get the opportunity to see if a creative college like the one at The Art Institute of Charlotte is right for them. “Summer Studio provides students the opportunity to grow as creative individuals, interact with like-minded peers and get a taste of what the college experience will be like,” said Maurice Lee, president of The Art Institute of Charlotte. Summer Studio at The Art Institute of Charlotte runs June 17-21, 2012. To enroll or for more information, visit www.summerstudio.com/Charlotte or contact Debbie Herndon at (704) 357 – 5901 or firstname.lastname@example.org. All workshops are non-credit bearing, and do not transfer into any of the programs offered at The Art Institute of Charlotte. The Art Institute of Charlotte is one of The Art Institutes (www.artinstitutes.edu), a system of more than 45 educational institutions located throughout North America. The Art Institutes schools provide an important source for design, media arts, fashion and culinary arts professionals. Several institutions included in The Art Institutes system are campuses of South University. See aiprograms.info for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.