CYCLE 17 APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN!

Our Core Arts programs: DJ Arts, Fashion Design and Photography applications are now open. Apply now to be a part of our free art programs! Each program runs for 8-months and will cover the foundational skills needed for each discipline. You will meet with your mentors, who are established professionals in their field, once a week for three hours.

In addition to art classes, students will also be able to learn the soft skills necessary to start their own business. We provide one-on-one mentorship, access to entrepreneurial education and support, and networking events. Many of our students go on to further their education or start their own creative businesses. Once you graduate, you will still have access to all of these resources as well as paid and volunteer opportunities with UforChange!

OUR CORE ARTS PROGRAMS

Photography

The Photography program will take an interactive and hands-on approach to learning new skills. You will learn how to take photographs and the technicalities such as aperture, lighting and more. You will dabble with Adobe Photoshop to perfectly edit your pictures. You will also learn the tips and tricks of how to photograph for social media, start your photography business and build your portfolio.

Fashion Design

In the Fashion Design program, you will get to explore the foundations of how to construct and create garments. You will start off learning the basics of pattern drafting and garment sewing. In addition, you will develop the ability to coordinate fashion shows, style garments and dress models. Your artist mentor will also provide you with an inside look into the business side of the fashion industry.

DJ Arts

The DJ Arts program will teach you how to mix and scratch your favourite music and geners. The classes offer you a chance to hear new music and be exposed to different genres. Through the exploration of music, the participants learn to mix and blend digitally on a Pioneer DDJ-SR2. You will learn to find your style, event planning and how to price your work.

If you have any further questions please email us at info@uforchange.org and be sure to follow us on social media to get updates on what’s new ASAP!