What is creative arts therapy?

Creative arts therapy, also called expressive therapy, uses the creative process of the making art (visual art as well as dance, drama, music) to help people of all ages with disabilities, dementia, illness, stress and much more. Creative Aging is just one wonderful aspect.

Because we believe that the benefits of […]

Which directory category should I select?

To promote an individual’s art teaching expertise, lesson options and availability, choose Teaching Artists category.

To advertise upcoming art education events with specific dates (lessons, workshops, classes), choose Art Workshops category.

To attract art students to a physical location where art is taught, choose Places to Learn Art category. Types of Venues include:


Image Requirements

Image uploads should be:
  • JPG file format (RGB, not CMYK)
  • Maximum file size:  2 MB
  • Minimum width and height:  160 pixels
Thumbnails will be shown at approx. 250 pixels wide, but a user can click on the image to view it larger (at a maximum width or […]

Who should participate?

We invite…

People Who Teach Art
Teaching Artists & Artisans, Mentors

Places to Learn Art
Art Schools, Ateliers, Colleges
Private Art Studios & Community Art Centers
Art Museums & Galleries
Art Stores & Retailers
Exhibitions, […]


What is included in the visual arts?

The visual arts on Art Cantina include eleven main categories: painting, drawing, sculpture, collage & mosaics, glass arts, ceramics & pottery, jewelry & metalsmithing, fiber arts & textiles, printmaking, paper arts, and photography.

Click here to discover the dozens and dozens of mediums and techniques.

What if I don’t see my […]