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.

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[...]
Oct 22 @ 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[...]
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Rayvan Group, based out of Phoenix, AZ, invites you to the Accelerate Your Non-Profit with their signature workshop. In this full-day event, they will help your organization design (or redesign) funding strategies to do more than keep your doors open.     Rayvan Group only works with nonprofits and as a result understand that[...]
Oct 29 @ 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[...]
Nov 5 @ 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[...]
Nov 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Coconino Center for the Arts
Attend this session to learn the basics of completing the Cultural Data Profile (CDP) on the SMU DataArts platform. The session will also cover how to apply to participating grantmakers using the system, and access free analytics and educational opportunities from DataArts. This session is ideal for new users, or anyone looking for a refresher[...]
Nov 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
How do you want to communicate about your organization? In our hands-on workshop, learn how data drawn from SMU DataArts’ analytic reports can help you make a case that will: Effectively communicate with board members Highlight accomplishments for funders Raise important issues with policymakers This workshop provides an opportunity to familiarize yourself with DataArts’ analytic[...]
Nov 12 @ 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[...]
Nov 19 @ 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[...]
Nov 26 @ 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[...]

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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