Schissler Academy of Fine Art
Certificate of Studio Arts Program

Introduction and Overview

As a prospective student of the Certificate of Studio Arts, here is some information on this intensive and rewarding program.  

All certificate students are required to attend classes three days per week (Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 9:30am-3:30pm .during a nine month period from September through May. The certificate program is comprised of lectures, demonstrations, group study, independent study, and homework. Additionally, instructors will work with students individually for mentoring and critiques. This program requires students with personal discipline and ambition to be able to work on their own for at least 80% of the time.

Please be aware that each student will be reviewed by a panel at the end of each academic year in order to keep their place in the program for the following year.

Prospective students are encouraged to visit Schissler Academy prior to applying to the program so that they are able to meet with the instructors and tour the space.  If you wish to apply to the certificate program, please retrieve a paper-copy application from Schissler Academy and submit by Tuesday, April 30th of 2019 to be considered for the 2019-21 class. Please note that our enrollment is limited due to space limitations, and therefore our application process is rather competitive. 

Thank you for your interest in the Schissler Academy of Fine Arts Certificate of Studio Arts Program.
We hope to see you soon!


Janeen Schissler
Certificate of Studio Arts Program Instructor
Schissler Academy of Fine Arts, Inc
129 East 4th Street
Loveland, CO . 80537