Open Studio for Artists with Disabilities

Our Open Studio program invites artists with disabilities into our workshop for a day of professional development. Participants can use our materials, receive feedback, and benefit from individual and group support. Screen Shot 2017 12 14 at 3.07.17 PM

Each session is hosted by a different professional artist. Professional artists offer suggestions, answer questions, and assist with technique. 

Art Access provides snacks and basic art materials. If you require specific materials, please contact Kerry at least 1 week in advance of the workshop.

DATE: Saturday, October 12, 2019

AGE: 17+

TIME: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

COST: Free

LOCATION: Art Access Workshop, 230 South 500 West, #110, SLC, UT

To inquire about accessibility accommodations or to find out more please contact .

About the supervising artist: Jenni Eames 

Jenni Saville Eames is a Utah native who received her BFA in Art Education from the University of Utah. She has been teaching Art at Juan Diego Catholic High School since 2008. When she’s not winning cupcake baking championships, she’s busy being a helicopter mom to two kids and her tiny pup. She’s a strong, sensitive, independent woman who would never win a spelling bee. While she loves and respects nature, she never wants to be in it enough to require sunscreen, bug spray, or to provoke an asthma attack. She’s much more at home indoors, close to her comfy bed and bar cart, brainstorming ideas for her next great artistic endeavor. 

“Like most artists, I’m starved for attention, but I don’t know how to sing, dance, or play sports. This is all I’ve got. And, like most artists, I love myself and I hate myself, but this struggle inspires me to create interesting art.”

Event Properties

Event Date 10-12-2019 10:00 am
Event End Date 10-12-2019 4:00 pm
Capacity 20
Available place 19
Individual Price Free
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