Artwork by Frances Gordon

Join us for a celebration of art, community, and new beginnings!

We are incredibly grateful for your support throughout the past year, and invite you to revel in the promise of a new season with us at our VIRTUAL ART PARTY & FUNDRAISER! We'll be celebrating all morning and afternoon, and have so much fun to share with you including:


(10-11am, $100)

+ an amazing Art Kit, delivered to your door

+ all-ages printmaking workshop with Reuben Lorch-Miller

+ sneak peeks at upcoming Family Programs at the studio!



+ virtual gallery tour and artist talks

+ art making

+ raffle prize giveaways

+ testimonials from ESS artists and friends

+ a message from our Founder & Director, Kristin Melkin!


(12-1pm, $100)

+ an amazing Art Kit, delivered to your door

+ cocktails from the lovely Ramona, also delivered to your door!

+ natural bundle-dyeing workshop with Iviva Olenick

All proceeds will help fulfill our mission of bringing great art education to all members of our community, regardless of income or experience.