ARTspace for Teaching and Learning is a PlacerArts program designed to bring students together with working artists in a creative environment.
ARTspace provides ongoing classes for children and adults, Artists Model Sessions, Specialty Workshops by guest artists, Field Trip opportunities and Creative Parties for any occasion. Be sure to check out our complete list of ongoing classes available in our Rocklin ARTspace at Johnson Spring View Park and Auburn ARTspace on Wednesday, downstairs of the General Gomez ARTS and Event Center in Auburn.

Art Classes for Summer are here!

Wednesdays - Rocklin ARTspace

New! Cartooning!  July 13 and 20

  • 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • For ages 7 - 12
  • $60, $55 with PlacerArts Membership
1 Day Workshops - Rocklin ARTspace
  • Each MONDAY in June & July (excluding July 4)
  • 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • $45/child/3 hr workshop ($40 with PlacerArts Membership)
"Fantasy Friday"
  • Each FRIDAY in June & July  
  • 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM 
  • $45/child/3 hr workshop ($40 with PlacerArts Membership)
2 Day Workshops - Rocklin ARTspace
"The Jungle Book"
  • Each TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY in June (excluding June 21 & 22)
  • 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • $90/child/2day workshop (6 hr total) ($85 with PlacerArts Membership)
"Star Wars"
  • Each TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY in July
  • 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • $90/child/2day workshop (6 hr total) ($85 with PlacerArts Membership)

For Registration:

PlacerArts Office: 530-885-5670

(Pre-registration is required for all classes)

Questions about ARTspace Classes?

ARTspace Office: 916-672-6950

Linda Green, ARTspace Director: 530-613-6284, or

What's New for the Grown ups? PlacerArts ARTspace now offers...
Specialty Workshops and More!

Sign up today for this one!
Drawing and Watercolor With Jeanette Smart smart web6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Rocklin ARTspace Tuesday June 14 – July 26 (no class July 5) Six Week Course: $255 includes materials $230 with PlacerArts Membership Registration Deadline: May 31, 2016   Local artist Jeanette Smart will guide students through a six week drawing and watercolor series where students will sketch from still-life and discover the process of taking watercolor through all stages from preparation of paper to finished work of art. Students will need to bring a phone or camera to photograph and be able to print a black & white as well as a color image for their class use. Drawing supplies, paint and palette will be provided along with 2 sheets drawing paper and one sheet watercolor paper. Outline of course is available on PlacerArts website, ARTspace class schedule or available at both PlacerArts locations.
Casually Creative with Friends Art and Beverage time!
  • Create art with friends for 2 hours in a stress free, fun environment.
  • Instructor will provide all art materials and you provide beverages and such.
  • Host a party and you get to meet with our resident artist to choose what subject your group would like to paint ahead of time or let us surprise you!
  • $35 per guest
Contact by email:     Give us a call: 916-672-6950
Creative Time, Creative Space
  • FUN, Creative 2 hr Art party with 1.5 hr art time & .5 hr cake/snack/gift time
  • Pick a theme or have us choose one for you. Draw or paint and Sculpey clay projects to take home.
  • Birthday child will also take home a book created by all the kids so they can remember this special party!
  • We provide: ArtSpace, all art supplies & art instruction
  • You provide: The Kids, cake, snacks, a parent or two
  • $250 (12 child max, $25/ea additional child)
Field Trips!
or a Unique Get together with Friends
  • Come up with a theme, idea, project or help us choose one especially for you.
  • Learn to draw and/or paint cats, dogs, cars, portraits, waterfalls, landscapes, still life, food, superheroes, abstract art-- the sky is the limit.
  • We provide: ArtSpace, all art supplies & art instruction
  • Choose the amount of time you want to create: 1 hr($25/child), 1.5 hr($30/child) or 2 hr($35/child)

Are you an Artist and Interested in providing Workshops?
Would you like additional information on classes being offered through ARTspace? For information or to Register for Workshop/Class, contact: Linda Green,, 530-613-6284