Vocational Arts Program

Vocational Arts Program

The Vocational Arts Program at Art Connection Studio is therapeutically based, from which individuals explore the possibilities of art-making as a viable and meaningful profession. This therapeutic environment allows for individualized programming for personal success and creative self-expression.

The Vocational Arts Program is unique and specialized in that concrete skill building is offered in a therapeutic milieu – unlike traditional vocational environments. At the heart of this program is the belief that positive and nurturing relationships are a powerful agent for growth and healing.

Specialized instruction is available in the following areas:

  • Jewelry Design
  • Mixed Media
  • Painting
  • Paper Arts
  • Creative Photography
  • Printmaking
  • Sculpture
  • Fiber Arts

Onsite Retail Shop

Cards, jewelry, textiles, paintings, and other artisan goods are available for sale at Art Connection Studio. Artists receive a commission for all sold pieces, which creates a solid vocational core and facilitates a sense of accomplishment.