Apprentices learn and apply the fundamentals
of design, typography, layout, color systems,
pre-press production for offset, digital, large format and screen printing, and new media/ electronic imaging. They develop free-hand illustration skills and use the full range of
software in the Adobe Suite.
Artists For Humanity offers a wide range of fine art and design services for hire. Teen artists collaborate with professional mentors across multi-media studios to create fine art and design solutions, offer curated exhibition services and tailor artful interactive experiences for both the business community and individuals. CONTACT US to discuss your unique needs and read on to learn more about our amazing studios, our portfolio of experiences and our impact!
Inward Bound is a team-building experience for groups of adult clients to work with trained teen artists. Adult participants leave with a finished art piece and a new understanding of urban teens. Significantly, Inward Bound offers a role reversal with teens as teachers. Inward Bound can serve as a dynamic offsite for conferences, retreats or special recognition, and can include a reception component in our gallery/event space.
Teens train in scripting and storyboarding, camera work, sound engineering, graphic design, digital editing, motion graphics/animation, web-readiness, and video production. Apprentices produce personal, documentary, and entrepreneurial pieces, and have tackled numerous projects for clients through their video commissions.
Apprentices learn fine art, documentary and commercial photography in both traditional and digital platforms. Through portraiture, product photography and computer-aided design
projects, teens learn to market their own commercial services and deliver client
Teen artists have the opportunity to explore three-dimensional construction arts, offering creative solutions to meet client needs. Concepts are taken from sketch, to drawing, to model, to full execution. They are trained on computer- aided drafting programs and conduct trials with materials to understand their properties and applicability to the project.
Painting introduces new apprentices to AFH and provides a solid foundation for all other artistic media, allowing youth to explore their identity and larger societal role in ways most have not previously experienced. Professional artist mentors teach youth the basics in drawing, painting, composition, design, and color
theory to develop fine art and create unique
solutions for our clients.
Artists For Humanity screen-printed designs respond to today's changing market. The team specializes in customized designs developed in collaboration with AFH teen graphic designers, providing a fresh perspective for businesses large and small. The AFH-trained screen printers are best known for imprinting T-shirts and sweatshirts for corporate events and community organizations, providing quality
products-on time - at a competitive price.
AFH has served Boston and its surrounding communities for decades, providing innovation
and creative arts to hundreds of businesses and individuals. We offer multiple options, including commissioned works, curated installations, fine art purchases and leased art exhibitions. Thanks to our extensive collection of artworks and wide range of design services, AFH can meet any design need.
AFH Interactive brings talent from across our studios to events, meetings, and gatherings of all types. Teens and mentors design art experiences "live and onsite" to creatively achieve clients' objectives. Choose from a great menu of unique services customized for your group.
WHAT WE'RE TALKING ABOUT
Download the AFH Portfolio or explore our various studios below.