ART

Art Opportunities with cartoon paintbrush

"Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time."

-Thomas Merton

Don't see what you are looking for? Email us and we will work with you to create your ideal class, workshop, or art party! 

Check out our Special Event Art Workshops listed below!


GET INVOLVED

Adults posing in Star Wars Visual Arts Teaching Artists

Interested in teaching visual arts? Have experience and a passion for arts education? Email us your resume and cover letter expressing interest.

Adults building with spaghetti and marshmallowsVisual Arts Program Assistants

Interested in assisting with visual arts as you learn how to become a Teaching Artist? Email us your resume and cover letter! 


Visual Arts Volunteers

Volunteers are essential to help our programs run with success! If you are interested in becoming a visual arts volunteer, please email for additional information and opportunities. Some opportunities may include:

  • Greeting Guests upon arrival to a program or special event
  • Program and event preparation tasks such envelope stuffing, bag stuffing, template cut-outs, etc.
  • Art-making alongside participants, sample projects, etc.
  • Public engagement surveys


Special Events

young girls painting outsideOpen Art Studio (All Ages) - $3

EVERY* Friday, 10am-12pm

Let's get creative! Join us as we explore new and exciting materials each week! This is a drop-in program; no pre-registration required. Cost is $3 per participant.

If participant is under 13, a parent or guardian must be present at all times.

If you have a large group planning to attend, a quick email to let us know, would be greatly appreciated! Field trips welcome!

*Excludes holiday closings


Man paints on paperOpen Art Studio (Ages 16+) - $10

EVERY* Tuesday, 5:30pm-8:30pm

With all materials provided, you can work on the art of your choice at your own pace. An artist will be present for assistance as needed, this is a self-directed open studio. This is a drop-in program; no pre-registration required.  Cost is $10 per participant with all materials provided.

If you have a large group planning to attend, a quick email to let us know, would be greatly appreciated!

*Excludes holiday closings


Workshops

Girl sewing patches onto a denim jacketDenim Bar with Whitney! (Ages 13+) - $40

Saturday May 18th, 10:00am-2:00pm

Learn the basics of the sewing machine and applique design while creating a dynamic wearable piece that challenges your design skills, layering various types of fabric and how color & pattern work together in one composition. Students will construct their own pre-designed 10-inch wide applique patch to stitch on the front of a tote bag. Printable patterns for the applique, fabrics, patches, and embellishments will be provided to the students to update their tote to their heart’s content. Patches, pre-cut applique design, additional fabrics, studs, rhinestones, thread, heat transfer, etc. will be available in class for use. BYOBag!

Sign up for this workshop HERE!


 Fashion RemixGirl using a sewing machine with Whitney! (Ages 13+) - $40

Saturday May 25th, 10:00am-3:00pm

Take something old and make it new by upcycling your favorite clothing or picking something new to you, to make a new garment. Through hand stitching and using the sewing machine, challenge your designer skills and create your new favorite look. Update buttons, change out sleeves, change pant length, turn a dress into a skirt and more. WM will walk each student through their individual project, be sure to bring a few old clothing options to work with, there will be additional scrap fabric during class 

*Students should know how to thread a machine and basic use

Sign up for this workshop HERE!