Shortcut Navigation:


The second event of the Creative Intersections 2016 series, Empowering Youth, is one you don't want to miss if you are at all involved with children, teens and young adults. Nationally Renowned Architect of Hip-Hop Therapy, Tomás Alvarez III, will keynote CPAC Creative Intersections Event, as local poet/educator Daniel Gray-Kontar and columnist Phillip Morris of The Plain Dealer speak out. The first step to a safer Cleveland is giving our children safe alternatives. As you wait for May 19 to arrive, a related film by Creative Workforce Fellow, Paul Sobota will be screening in Toledo May 21 at the Glass City Film Festival. View the official trailer. 


Up This Hill; official Trailer from Paul Sobota on Vimeo.

Trailer for feature documentary by Paul Sobota

read more

Artist Spotlight

Poet, vocalist, journalist, educator, youth mentor, lecturer, youth activist… Daniel Gray-Kontar describes his music-making process as “free dirt,” an organic and free method of creation which seems to mirror his demeanor and general philosophy. “If a track tells me to sing, I’ll sing, if it tells me to rap, I’ll rap, if it tells me to poet, I’ll poet.”

read more

Upcoming Events

05/28/16 The Secret Belgian Binding workshop

06/01/16 2016 Arts Summit

06/01/16 2016 Creative Voices Summit

06/15/15 Adult Summer Dance Week-long Intensive Training

04/01/16 Las Vegan International Juried Art Competition

04/08/16 Spring & Summer Ceramic Courses

More Events
View more events:

Do people ever ask to shadow you at work?

Guide to Developing Your Craft

As you grow and develop as an artist you may find your artistic and professional needs changing. Think about creating a personal resource guide for your work that you may hand-tailor to your specific goals at different times in your career.

When do you come up with the best ideas?