Our Mission

Make art accessible and enriching through hands-on art-making, discovery and study of past and present artists and media, and enliven a personal sense of wellbeing and confidence through mindfulness and experience of 'flow.'

Shannon Steven

Shannon Steven, Founder

Shannon Steven is an art teacher with a master’s degree in K12 Art Education. She has worked in the classroom predominantly with elementary-aged students but has also worked with adults throughout her career.

She believes that art-making is a natural human drive that everyone should have access to. Through technique building, mindfulness and art activities, engaging play, and adventure she helps her students experience the joy and benefits that visual art can provide.

She is an approachable and enthusiastic teacher who values wonder and curiosity and enjoys the way the visual arts make values accessible to everyone!