The Arts Council provides a variety of classes and workshops to help develop the arts and culture scene in Flagstaff. These include professional development such as the ArtBox Institute, artistic classes like Figure Drawing workshops, and grant writing workshops for those seeking funding to support their efforts.

Workshops

The Arts Council offers variety of great art workshops for visual arts, performance, dance, music, writing and more. Workshops are taught by local artists and performers.

Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Arts Council is hosting open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. This opportunity is for those artists who would like to practice drawing or other art working from a live model but do not wish to have instruction. Please[...]
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Arts Council is hosting open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. This opportunity is for those artists who would like to practice drawing or other art working from a live model but do not wish to have instruction. Please[...]
Sep 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The program will kick off with a video presentation by Michael Grab. Michael Grab is a world renowned stone balancing artist who believes that the art of rock balance combines mediation, balance and art.  Grab deems his practice, “Gravity Glue:, as gravity is the only “Glue” that holds these structures in equilibrium. Grab explains that[...]
Oct 9 @ 6:00 pm – Nov 13 @ 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Join Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival’s Dawn Tucker for a six-week acting intensive.  This course is appropriate for everyone, from beginning actors looking for a springboard for their career to skilled practitioners honing their craft (and everyone in-between). Those seeking to enrich their life through artistic exploration will find the class helpful in everyday matters, from speech[...]

ArtBox Institute

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Open your art. The ArtBox Institute is a nine-month professional development program for creatives, arts administrators and artists of any medium, any age, at any stage of a career. The ArtBox Institute is designed to provide tools and resources to navigate the business challenges of the contemporary marketplace for 20-25 participants. The architecture of ArtBox Institute is a curriculum calibrated to provide a professional foundation built on acquiring practical skills, increasing confidence and participating in a community.

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