Please click on an event to learn more and/or register for tickets. We regularly host workshops in our studio space and throughout San Diego in partnership with schools, businesses, libraries, and the community.


Now through Friday, August 2nd, 2024 // ArtReach is seeking youth artists to submit mini masterpieces for a Youth Art Show inspired by dreams. Submissions must be exactly 6 inches wide by 6 inches tall.


August 3-4, 2024 // Immerse yourself in the art world during a weekend full of original art, live music, and delicious food. Visit booth 600/601 to say hi to our team, view our Youth Art Show, and participate in an interactive art activity!

Tuesday, August 6, 2024 // Learn how to use different drawing mediums, such as charcoal and graphite, elements such as line, shape, and value, and fun drawing techniques that train your eyes for life drawing!

Tuesday, August 20, 2024 // Experiment with cyanotype, a form of image-making with light-sensitive material. A cross between printmaking and photography, they are activated by UV light when areas on the paper are blocked from the sun.


Tuesday, September 3, 2024 // Create decorative clay vessels through the sculptural process of hand-building! Through processes such as slab and coil application of clay, participants will learn basic hand-building techniques to create air-dry clay pieces.

Thursday, September 5, 2024 // San Diego Gives provides an opportunity for everyone to give back to the nonprofits that give so much to our community. Join us in becoming philanthropists in action, as we highlight the power of giving and the impact it has on our mission!

Tuesday, September 17, 2024 // Experiment with cyanotype, a form of image-making with light-sensitive material. A cross between printmaking and photography, they’re activated by UV light when the paper is blocked from the sun.

September 21-22, 2024 // Immerse yourself in the art world during a weekend full of original art, live music, and delicious food at Artwalk Carlsbad! ArtReach will host a Youth Art Show and family-friendly art activity at Kidswalk.


Tuesday, October 1, 2024 // Participants will learn the process of relief printmaking, an artistic process based on the principle of transferring images from a matrix onto another surface, most often paper or fabric.

Tuesday, October 15, 2024 // Learn the basics of weaving on small looms! Weave geometric designs, patterns or even imagery with mixed media fibers, drawing inspiration from Kumeyaay and Zapotec traditions along with inspiration from contemporary artists


Tuesday, November 5, 2024 // Let loose through the art of collage! Using found imagery and paper media such as books, newspapers, magazines, you can create exciting and meaningful compositions through cutting, arranging and pasting!

Tuesday, November 19, 2024 // Level up your painting skills with this technique-focused acrylic painting workshop! Learn how to apply layers of paint, mix, and utilize shadows and highlights to capture still objects.


Tuesday, December 3, 2024 // Learn the process of screen printing, a method of creating an image by squeezing ink through a fine mesh silk screen, and print your own design on fabric! Bring a cotton bag or cotton t-shirt of your own! 

Tuesday, December 17, 2024 // Learn the sculptural technique of needle felting using colorful wool roving. Through using a special felting needle, participants can learn how to compact and compress the fibers down into a small sculpture or relief!