Youth of Nations: Project for the Arts provides arts incubation, funding, sponsorship, positive life-style and recreational programs, and free-of-charge services to local South Florida artists and to emerging artists from throughout the globe, as well as to at-risk and hearing-loss youth. These programs and services are designed to help artists and youth turn their creativity into a positive and productive way of living. We provide instruction and development, volunteer arts programming, consulting services, grant-writing assistance, venues for art promotion and sales, free sound equipment and engineering for public events, production and publication, cosmetic styling and design services, internships, grants and direct financial assistance. Youth of Nations: Project for the Arts also provides assistance to charitable events and organizations by sponsoring entertainment, cosmetic styling services, sound equipment, and technical assistance. Youth of Nations also provides instructional music, art, and sign language classes and camps to the public at a low-cost or on an income-contingent basis. Many artists also find opportunities to earn extra income by teaching classes sponsored by Youth of Nations: Project for the Arts.
Classes offered by Youth of Nations: Project for the Arts include group and private instruction in art (drawing, painting, clay, photography, crafts, and credited art history); music (guitar, bass, cello, violin, piano, drums and percussions, saxophone, trombone, theory, production, engineering, DJ, music business); performing arts (theater, mime, stage makeup; and set & prop design); fashion (modeling and consulting); writing (grants writing and research--this service is free to local and at-risk youth and emerging artists; and poetry & written word development, editing, and publication); and dance (step team coaching for performance and competition; hip-hop, ballet, tap, jazz, modern, and salsa); film (production and technique). NOW ALSO OFFERING WORKSHOPS IN FASHION ILLUSTRATION!!! Classes are held at the Youth of Nations' Headquarters. However, classes can also be arranged to be provided at Artserve and other locations.
Youth of Nations is also happy to announce that sign language classes for all ages will be offered at Youth of Nations' Headquarters. For further information and scheduling, please contact Youth of Nations' Director, Pamela Nolan at (954) 470-6588.
In addition to the many services provided, Youth of Nations also maintains a creative space,
ART On The EDGE,
which offers styling and design in body makeup, theatrical makeup, and hair artistry for special events, and for film, stage and photography, and fashion productions.
ART On The EDGE
located at: 19 North Ave. of the Arts Fort Lauderdale, FL. 33311
contact: (954) 470-6588
In addition to providing support services to artists and classes for students, Youth of Nations: Project for the Arts sponsors events to promote all forms of artistic expression. Youth of Nations: Project for the Arts also supports global Fair Trade and will frequently sponsor artisan and fashion events that encourage Fair Trade production.
Youth of Nations: Project for the Arts offers youth camps and year-round fine and performing arts classes tailored to meet the needs and preferences of individuals and groups.