Founded in 1929 and located in San Francisco, California, Academy of Art University is the largest private Art and Design school in the country with over 17,000 students enrolled.  The University’s open enrollment policy offers greater opp... more
Academy of Art University is a private, proprietary institution of higher education offering professional study at the undergraduate and graduate levels in the fields of art and design. The Academy operates at the intersection of life and art in prep... more
Aikido of Livermore - Shinrei Dojo has been in operation continuously since 1989. We offer instruction in the Japanese arts of Aikido and Shinkendo. Our chief instructor, Jim Alvarez Sensei as well as all the assistant instructors are dedicated to of... more
Suginami Aikikai San Francisco, California started as "Skidrow Dojo" in the back of a photo studio on Sixth Street in San Francisco February 1986. A group of artists asked James Friedman to teach them self-defense shortly after the violent murder... more
* allARTstudio is an oasis of time and quality, where students learn essential skills, develop personal expression and enhance creativity with artistic confidence. The relaxed atmosphere lets them flourish. We combine classical studies in all aspects... more
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What makes allARTstudio THE place to study art? * allARTstudio is an oasis of time and quality, where students learn essential skills, develop personal expression and enhance creativity with artistic confidence. The relaxed atmosphere lets them fl... more
Carmel's nationally trademarked and acclaimed woodworker, Ambrose Pollock, has been making fine cabinetry and furniture since 1975. Fine hardwood furnishings, custom order center and hardwood slabs. His classes in woodworking offer both the beginning... more
Anthony Meier Fine Arts was established in 1984 as a private dealer in the secondary market. Working with both public and private collections, Anthony Meier built a highly regarded international reputation specializing in post-World War II contempora... more
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Students can work toward a Certificate of Completion or join us for a one-off class. more
We teach classical art - in a modern way. Our classes are fun and effective, our methods creative and our students’ results are spectacular. more
In a cozy little carriage house with Robin's Egg walls--nestled in the heart of Cow Hollow--creativity runs wild. --------- ARTifact is committed to art and our community. Shepard Fairey, Jef Aerosol, Peter Combe, The Fine Arts Museums of San Franc... more
Welcome to ARTroads, a San Francisco educational organization, where we help highlight the many paths to your creativity. We're all about exploring, learning and producing art. Here at ARTroads, we offer information, education, resources and adventur... more
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Located in the heart of Noe Valley in San Francisco, Artsake opened its doors in 2004 with the desire to serve the entire San Francisco artistic community. Whether it is by offering the very best in professional and student grade materials, or by pr... more
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Whether you’re a new to sewing or an experienced sewer, you’re bound to learn something new in our workshops and private lessons, taught from a private sewing studio in Oakland, California. Our classes are based on good technique and an... more
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Blossom Hill Crafts began in September 1970 in a garage in Los Gatos, California, by Joanne Brice. She started with two potters wheels, one kiln, and twelve students. Since then, the studio has grown. Eleven classes are held at various times of the w... more
Founded by Ruth Braunstein in 1961, the Braunstein/Quay Gallery moved to its current location at 430 Clementina in 1999. Recognized as a "cross over" gallery, Braunstein/Quay Gallery was one of the first in the nation to exhibit sculptural clay,... more
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C2 is the smart choice for students who want to do better. We offer customized curricula, personalized attention and a wide variety of enrichment services for students from kindergarten through high school. Be smarter. Choose C2. more
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C2 is the smart choice for students who want to do better. We offer customized curricula, personalized attention and a wide variety of enrichment services for students from kindergarten through high school. Be smarter. Choose C2 more
Founded in 1907, California College of the Arts (CCA) is the largest regionally accredited, independent school of art and design in the western United States. more
The CCA Exhibitions program is a key pedagogical connection point between CCA students, faculty, visiting artists, and the local Bay Area community. We support a public-facing collection of galleries across both campuses that foster meaningful dialog... more
Photo/Digital Imaging company with full digital learning center and year round classes. more
CAMP DOODLES (PreK - 1st & 2nd - 6th grade) - now in San Francisco! Camp Doodles offers a really fun summer day camp at convenient locations in San Francisco and Marin. Each location has a program designed specifically for entering kindergarten... more
CCA attracts promising students from around the world who want to attend one of the best art and design schools in the U.S. We educate talented, visionary students to become versatile makers with inventive solutions to advance culture and society. more
Celebrate Art is an art studio in Redwood City - right off 101/ Woodside Rd. We provide quality creative art experiences for artists of all ages and abilities.   We have art classes, playgroups, art birthday parties, summer and mid-winter art... more
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The Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco is a major community-based, non-profit organization established in 1965 to foster the understanding and appreciation of Chinese and Chinese American art, history, and culture in the United States. The facil... more
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Aikido, a martial art grounded in a non-violent philosophy, also increases body awareness, energy flow, and ease of movement. There are no contests in Aikido; one trains with a partner, not an opponent. Confronting oneself, connecting with a partner,... more
Explore the art of ceramics alongside other local artists learning to work and create with clay!  Clay Classes for All Levels! more
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My studio offers workshops in mixed media, decorative painting (tole), collage, paper crafts, altered art, art swaps, artist trading cards, among many other ways to express yourself creatively. Come and see for yourself. You will have a ball in my ar... more
In an all-inclusive, collaborative environment, Cogswell delivers an intense focus on developing undergrads for jobs in high-demand creative arts industries through project-based learning. more
Simply put, the Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) at Finn Center provides ARTS FOR ALL. CSMA has been a non-profit center for arts education since 1968. We carry out our mission by providing art and music programs for all ages, skill levels... more
This is a Ceramics School with an art gallery.  We teach all kinds of ceramics from beginners to advanced students.  We also have an open gallery for all kinds of artists, preferably local.  We push the creative and encourage Creativit... more
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DeAnna Gibbons Millinery offers hand made hats for men, women and performers.  Available by appointment or stop by the studio during walk-in-hours. For upcoming hat making workshops visit www.deannagibbons.com see website for details&nbsp... more
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DESTINY (De-Escalation Skills Training Inspiring Nonviolence in Youth) Arts Center exists to end isolation, prejudice and violence in the lives of young people. More than two decades ago, our founders had a dream: to create a space where young peop... more
The bay areas only Fine Jewelry and Bronze Sculpture Gallery by artist Douglas Brett, with one of the largest collections of museum quality bronze sculptures. Doug's work is described as Classical Modern Art, abstract & figurative in the Cubist... more
The Ed Roberts Campus is a national and international model dedicated to disability rights and universal access. The Ed Roberts Campus commemorates the life and work of Edward V. Roberts, an early leader in the independent living movement of persons... more
Specializes in Asian artifacts, gifts, sculptures, originals, limited editions and fine art by well known artists including David Miller, Gaylord Soli, Red Skelton, Andre Renoux, Dale Perkins, Kim Taylor Reece, Salvador Dali, Pablo Picasso, Marc Chag... more
The gallery offers fine art from established local and international artists but also is a place that supports and encourages artistic talent development. Some newcomers to the arts will always have a chance to display some of their work. - expressio... more
Established in 2003, the FOR-SITE Foundation is dedicated to the creation, understanding, and presentation of art about place. Our exhibitions and commissions, artist residencies, and education programs are based in the belief that art can inspire fr... more
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Galeria Tonantzin, a gallery of women's contemporary art, directed by artists, Jennifer Colby, PhD and Janet Martinez, is named for the Mexican corn goddess Tonantzin whose characteristics were transferred to the Virgin of Guadalupe. It is run throug... more
Cute little knick-knacks - pottery, glass serving plates, jewelry, and general artisan works - for the home and/or great for gifts. more
Green Forest Art Studio offers children's art classes and hosts art-themed birthday parties in the San Francisco Bay Area, more
Green Forest offers San Francisco children's art classes and hosts art-themed birthday parties in the San Francisco Bay Area.   Emma Peng, Green Forest's Art Director, has over 10 years of professional experience as a children's art teacher... more
Gallery, commission painting, fine art classes for young kids to adult, open painting/drawing workshops for everyone more
We are a community of artists, makers, students and teachers who are committed to the preservation of handcrafts. In our El Cerrito studio we partner with local artists and crafts people to offer a wide variety of classes such as calligraphy, wood ca... more