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Art Workshops in Lawrence

Hone Your Craft

Art is for Everyone

Find the Right Workshop For You

Explore your chosen art with hands-on workshops at Lawrence Arts Center.

If enrolling in one of our longer-term classes doesn’t fit into your schedule, a workshop might be the perfect opportunity!

You can explore Lawrence Arts Center course programming in workshops that can last anywhere from a few hours to a few days.

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Workshops at Lawrence Arts Center

Jump right in and get hands-on with your chosen workshop.

From creative writing to jewelry making, hand-carved spoons to CMYK monotype—our workshop programs have you covered.

The Benefits of Workshops

Less Time Commitment

Workshops let you get right into the hands-on aspects of your chosen craft.

Jump Start Your Creativity

Enrolling in a workshop gives you a chance immerse yourself in art and take it with you into your day.

Varied Workshop Choices

We offer workshops in nearly every discipline of art, from creative writing, photography, and crafts to dancing and more.

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Workshop Facilities

We’re committed to providing the Lawrence area with a facility that welcomes them into the world of art. This includes our dedicated spaces for workshops in Lawrence, based on their subject matter. Everything from our visual arts studios, to our dance studios, to our professional dark room, and beyond is designed to facilitate creativity and promote an open and supportive exchange between all artists.

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Our Workshop Teaching Artists

Andria Devlin

Director of Early Childhood Education

Blanca Herrada

Exhibitions Coordinator

Claire Buss

Dance Program Coordinator/ Choeographer

Elizabeth Sullivan

Director of Performing Arts

Hanan Misko

Dance Program Director

Justin Harbaugh

Associate Director of Performing Arts & Education

Katie Alldritt

Lead Youth Visual Arts Instructor

Mariah Seifert

Director of Content and Communications

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Matthew Willie Garcia

Adult Visual Arts

Samaria Fleig

Technical Director, Production Manager

Sydni William

Youth Visual Arts Coordinator

Thomas Huang

Board Member

Make Art Part of Your Daily Life

Interested in enrolling in a workshop? We have financial aid available to those who need it to ensure classes are accessible to everyone.

Art is for Everyone

Making Art Accessible to All

Lawrence Arts Center is here to ensure anyone—of any age and any background—can connect with a supportive community and flex their creative muscles. With contemporary exhibitions, performances, and an array of art education classes for adults and kids, everyone will find something that’s right for them.

Our primary state-of-the-art facility at 940 New Hampshire St. features classrooms, studios, theatres, and more. To further support the community, we have a nearby preschool location at 946 New Hampshire St., our we also have a satellite space for classes at 10th & Mass Studios and a preschool location at 946 New Hampshire!

What Is an Art Workshop?