YouthZone Partners with Anderson Ranch to Offer FREE Teen Summer Workshops!


YouthZone and Anderson Ranch Art Center invite students attending high school from Basalt to Parachute (ages 15-18) to Anderson Ranch Arts Center in Snowmass Village to participate in a one-week teen or adult art-making workshop.

This art immersion experience includes five days of faculty instruction, supervised studio access, faculty and featured artist lectures, communal meals and near campus housing. Students are able to take workshops in ceramics, photography, printmaking, painting, woodworking and sculpture. All workshop expenses are covered, so there is no cost to the student or family!

Each week, five students and one chaperone are invited to participate in a workshop based on availability and interest.
This program is supported by the Vera and Joseph Dresner Foundation.

Students are accepted on a rolling basis, beginning April 15.

*** Age requirement are 15-18 and must be living in the geographical area from Basalt to Parachute.



WEEK 1 | June 4 – 10
WEEK 2 | June 11 – 17
WEEK 3 | June 18 – 24
WEEK 4 | June 25 – July 1
WEEK 9 | July 30 – August 5

Please note that this is an overnight program for one-week long. Students and chaperones will be housed close to campus, and students will share a room. Above is a selection of available weeks.