We are currently offering only 2 classes onsite for the Fall. Many other classes are available online. Please visit our Online Art Classes page for more info.

Art Bootcamp

An elite training program where you study with top industry artists working in Concept Art and Illustration

Teacher Artwork by Jarrard Lee

Who is this for?

Are you lacking strong art skills and a great portfolio?

 

Syn Studio's Art Bootcamp is designed to help aspiring concept artists and illustrators. By taking this program, you can :

 

  • Strengthen your fundamentals and improve your art skills
  • Get accepted into the elite diploma programs (such as the Syn Studio Concept Art Diploma Program)
  • Land an industry job and win lucrative art contracts!

 

Our students are some of the most committed and enthusiastic aspiring concept artists and illustrators from around the world.

 

More than 50% of our Art Bootcamp students are international (both onsite, arriving on a tourist visa, and online, learning from the comfort of their home).

 

Are you hungry to take your skills and portfolio to the next level? Let's see what the program features:

Features

Syn Studio's Art Bootcamp works to give you the fastest results through:

  • Accelerated Learning

    As an Art Bootcamp student, taking 5 classes per term, surrounded by the most passionate artists from around the world, you will see fast improvement in your art. This program is designed to give you solid art fundamentals and cutting edge professional skills. Immersed in this creative and productive environment, you will be challenged to push the limits of your skills. To further support your learning, you can rewatch the class videos or consult your instructor and fellow students for help in our exclusive community forums.

  • Master Coaching

    We'll take you to the next-level and beyond with master coaching and in-depth courses given by top industry artists. The industry is highly competitive. Think of anyone at the top of any highly competitive field; did they have master coaching? You bet they did!

  • Deep Practice

    Not all ways of practising leads to rapid improvement. Deep and focused practice is necessary to strengthen your fundamentals and gain mastery over the essential art skills you need to become a successful artist. The Art Bootcamp is specially designed to ensure that you're practising the right things, the right way and for the right amount of time so you can become a highly skilled artist as quickly as possible.

  • Other Industry Relevant Activities

    Students in the Art Bootcamp will have exclusive access to activities such as coaching sessions and art jams hosted by top concept artists and illustrators. These activities, conducted both online and onsite on a regular basis, will help you improve faster, make connections and learn how the industry works.

Curriculum Suggestions

A year at Syn Studio is divided in 4 terms : Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer. Each term has a duration of 10 weeks. Each Full Time student takes 5 courses per term.

You will find below typical class suggestions for different skill levels but you have the freedom to create your own curriculum by mixing and matching the available courses from different levels.

Where do I start ??

  • 01.

    Register for the program by selecting your term and clicking on the “Register Now” button in the Registration section below.

  • 02.

    After completing your registration process, we’ll send you a welcome email asking for a portfolio along with your CV and a letter of intent. You are simply required to demonstrate basic competence in drawing, show your passion for art and list your relevant experience and goals.

  • 03.

    Once your application is received, we will suggest the appropriate courses for you to start, depending on your level and preferences.

  • 04.

    If anything goes wrong on your end and you need to cancel or defer your application, no worries! Just let us know at least a week before the start of classes and all your fees will be fully refunded (minus a $50 registration fee).

Just one or two terms can make a huge difference to your skill level and portfolio!

Our alumni currently work in top companies such as

Montréal

Canada

International Student Info

This program is composed of more than 50% international students (both onsite, arriving on a tourist visa, and online, learning from the comforts of their home). Montreal is a word-class student city with very affordable housing. Email us if you have questions.

What do our successful alumni have to say about the program?

Schedule and Fees

WE ARE CURRENTLY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR

  • The Fall 2020 term, which runs from September 28th to December 6th
  • The Winter 2021 term, which runs from January 11th to March 21st
  • The Spring 2021 term, which runs from April 5th to June 13th
  • The Summer 2021 term, which runs from July 5th to September 12th

Please note that places are limited. Apply now to reserve your space for the next term. We work on a first-come, first-serve basis. If you act too late, you will have to wait.

The fee for a 1 term registration is $1749 USD and the fee for a 2 term registration is $3299 USD. Payment plans are available - please email [email protected] for more information.

All prices are in US dollars. This price does not include art materials, hardware or software.

 

*You may be eligible to use the Canada Training credit to reduce the cost of the Art Bootcamp. Click HERE to find out more.

Registration

Spaces are limited and registration works on a first-come-first serve basis.

See 'Where Do I Start?' for more info.

Choose your term

*All Prices Shown are in US Dollars

Speak to an advisor

Feel free to send us an email at [email protected] or give us a call at 514-998-7625
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