Workshops are free to attend for ArtSpan Artists Members.
Members are provided a Member Event Code to apply their membership discount.  CHECK YOUR ARTIST OPPORTUNITIES EMAIL from ARTSPAN OR CONTACT [email protected] TO HAVE YOUR MEMBERSHIP VALIDATED AND RECEIVE THIS CODE. 

Non-members of the General Public are welcome to join these events for a $20 single-event fee or become an Artist Member to attend all our Artist Programs throughout the year for the annual fee of $50.    

Please e-mail [email protected] with suggestions for new topics that you are interested in learning more about! Upcoming workshops will be listed here

View recorded workshops videos here

*Note, not all workshops are recorded. 

upcoming workshops



Legal & Business Basics for Artists
Date: Tuesday, January 26, 2021, 6:30pm-8:00pm

LOCATION:​ Online Via Zoom
Register to attend HERE

DESCRIPTION: In this online workshop Matthew Dedon and Jacob Janzen of Art Law Access, a nonprofit law corporation dedicated to providing affordable legal services and resources to artists, entertainers, creative entrepreneurs, and arts organizations, will offer Q&A that covers fundamental business and legal topics and will seek to dispel some of the myths about the law in relation to Art.


Panel discussion; a candid conversation with art collectors
DATE: TUESDAY,  February 23, 2021, 6:30PM-8:00PM

LOCATION:​ Online Via Zoom
Register to attend HERE

DESCRIPTION: Learn directly from an intimate panel of Bay Area art collectors what motivates, inspires and drives each of them to seek out, engage with, purchase and incorporate specific works into their homes, workspaces and lives. This virtual "round table" discussion will be held on Zoom as a webinar and moderated by ArtSpan's Artist Services Manager, Dianne Hoffman. Panel includes Matthew McKinley, Brian Cullen, and Valerie Scott & Gordon Scott.


DATE: TUESDAY,  MARCH 23, 2021, 6:30PM-8:00PM

LOCATION:​ Online Via Zoom
Register to attend HERE

DESCRIPTION: Learn all about participating in juried exhibitions to build your exhibit history, gain public exposure to your work and get the attention of art industry professionals that serve as jurors. Gallerist, Professional Artist, Art Instructor & Professional Development Educator, Stephen C. Wagner will offer effective methods to decide which exhibitions are best to enter, how to manage your entries and tips to give you an advantage.


Pictured above: John Kraft leading an ArtSpan Artist Workshop