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Open the Door. Learn Art Today.

Explore the fascinating world of the visual arts:

painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, photography, paper arts, collage and mosaics, glass art, ceramics and pottery, fiber arts and textiles, jewelry and metalsmithing…

then connect with art teachers, workshops, schools & more

Art Cantina goes beyond video instruction so you can learn the arts firsthand. Here you’ll find real-life instructors, hands-on workshops, really good art schools and art centers … in your hometown, where you travel, and even online for a virtual lesson.

Whether you are young or the young-at-heart, a novice or a master artist / maker, live in a city or the countryside, Art Cantina provides a wealth of opportunities and connections to fit any schedule, from private lessons to group workshops to more formal classes.

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What are the visual arts?
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Frequently Asked Questions
General FAQs What are the visual arts? We include 11 main visual arts categories on Art Cantina:
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Kudos!

“What a great resource for both teachers and students to be able to connect for classes and workshops all in one place. Such a wonderful service. I’m so excited to be a part of Art Cantina!”
Lori Putnam – artist, author, social media & art business advisor

Latest Blogs

Going the Extra Mile for Earth Day
Going the Extra Mile for Earth Day
April 20, 2017
Earth Day is Saturday, April 22nd, and a good time to reflect on how we as artists can do our share to protect our planet...the place we find so much inspiration. Here are eight simple steps...
What makes an art teacher “top shelf”?
What makes an art teacher “top shelf”?
March 10, 2017
No matter our age or skill level or art interest, we all appreciate really good art teachers. Those who inspire us to create more than we thought possible. So we recently posed the question:
Sketching, A Most Important Tool
Sketching, A Most Important Tool
March 9, 2017
Bill Sawczuk here. I want to talk to you about a subject that is not as dear to many artist's hearts as it should be... sketching. Sketching is one of the most important tools that an artist...

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