Unleash Your Inner Artist!® at the ArtJamz® Academy with Washington DC art classes,artist meetups and professional artist workshops.
At the ArtJamz Academy we creatively enable everyone from first-time painters to aspiring and established professionals. Select the program that fits your artistic level and start expanding your artistic horizons.
Novices and artistic professional alike have the same two things in common: they love to paint and thirst for ways to improve. That’s why we started the ArtJamz Academy and packed it full of interesting and unique Washington DC art classes,artist meetups and professional artist workshops.
Reservations are highly recommended. Walk-ins are accepted on a first-come,first-serve basis and access is dependent upon space and availability.
The ArtJamz Academy’s mission is to provide affordable and accessible training and workshops for first-time painters and working artists alike while facilitating the ongoing development of the local creative community. Plus,since ArtJamz® is America’s original public art studio and lounge,there will always be wine,beer,creative cocktails and refreshing non-alcoholic beverages such as Illy iced coffees,Honest Tea and sodas available for liquid inspiration in the artist lounge.
You can view our upcoming schedule and register below. Admission ranges from free to $35 depending on the programming.
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Hire a Youth in Focus photography student
Youth in Focus is a nonprofit in the Rainier Valley that offers free photography classes to underserved teenagers.
Our team of Advanced level photography students, aged 15-19, are available for hire through the Freelance Project to photograph events such as festivals, fundraisers, art opening or other special projects as a low-budget service for other nonprofits and community organizations in Seattle.
If you are interested in knowing more about the Freelance Project or in hiring our students to photograph your event, please contact Sam Smith at 206