Image Credit: Vanessa Ewart Northrop, PCNW Summer 2019 Teen Workshop Participant

Summer Teen Workshops

PCNW is pleased to offer summer workshops for teens ages 14-18. Workshop enrollment is limited to 8-12 participants. Early registration is highly recommended as courses fill quickly or insufficient enrollment may cause cancellation.

Note that references to Section 1 and Section 2 of workshop offerings denotes a differentiation in dates only; these are the same courses offered at different times in the summer.

**COVID-19 UPDATE FOR WORKSHOPS**

PCNW will re-open our facilities for education purposes as part of Phase 2 of Washington’s phased re-opening plan and have scheduled summer courses to begin July 6. PCNW staff and faculty are preparing our facilities and training in proper safety protocols to ensure the health of our community as we resume a limited number of in-person classes. We have diligently reviewed and created protocols in alignment with Washington state requirements and guidelines, including reducing class sizes, limiting the number of classes that will take place in the building at one time, designing classroom and lab set-ups for proper distancing, sanitizing shared spaces and equipment after each use, and more. Review our COVID-19 Safety Protocols PDF for information about requirements for staff, faculty, and students.

This summer, we’re shifting most of our week-long teen workshops to a hybrid format incorporating the best of both live online learning sessions with our experienced faculty and in-person photo outings together; darkroom and experimental alternative process workshops will take place in-person with smaller group sizes. You’ll see designations for class format included with each listing below. We will continue to closely monitor announcements and updates regarding COVID-19, the phased re-opening plan, and keep our community informed should we need to adapt our current plans. We appreciate your ongoing understanding, patience, and support as we all navigate the COVID-19 landscape.


Scholarships Available | Details Here / E-mail scholarships@pcnw.org for an application.


*FULL* Street Photography (Section 2) | Details
Annabel Clark
July 27 – 31, 2020 | Monday – Friday 1-5pm
$395
Format: Hybrid Online + In-person Photo Outings | Max Enrollment: 7 students


– CANCELED –
Creative Digital Photography | Details
Melinda Hurst Frye
August 3 – 7, 2020 | Monday – Friday 1-5pm
$395
Format: Hybrid Online + In-person Photo Outings | Max Enrollment: 6 students


Creative Darkroom Photography | Details
Janet Neuhauser
July 6 – 10, 2020 | Monday – Friday 1-5pm
$395
Format: In-person | Max Enrollment: 7 students


Street Photography (Section 1) | Details
Annabel Clark
July 6 – 10, 2020 | Monday – Friday 1-5pm
$395
Format: Hybrid Online + In-person Photo Outings | Max Enrollment: 12 students


Advanced Darkroom | Details
Janet Neuhauser
July 13 – 17, 2020 | Monday – Friday 1-5pm
$395
Format: In-person | Max Enrollment: 7 students


Alternative Processes & History of Photography | Details
Gina White
July 20 – 24, 2020 | Monday – Friday 1-5pm
$395
Format: In-person | Max Enrollment: 7 students

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