We apologize but due to Covid-19, you may register for limited available Saturday slots in advance. Additionally, Private Lessons are available as are a few other periodic Art Classes and at Home Activities.


Explore the principles of art and design, composition, perspective, value, color mixing, layering and more. As students advance, they begin to build confidence and transition into creating their own style of creative, thought provoking work.

Currently limited to 6 students per session. No refunds are given. There are no credits for No Show registrants or those
who cancel 30 minutes prior to class start time. VIEW ALL ACTIVE STUDIO CLASSES and CAMPS HERE
or contact us at 210-660-3838

teen-adult art class

Saturdays 12pm to 2pm

Tween –Teen Art

Currently accepting younger students ages 10 to 12 as well, until we restart the Kid's Art group.

Ages 13 – 17 . $21 per class 
 Plus $47 annual registration. This class is intended for the more mature artists who can self facilitate but would like some coaching and guidance. Students are encouraged to bring their own references and ideas. Projects focus on drawing skills and are completed with the media of choice. As students progress through the sessions, we introduce different medium such as charcoal, pastel, watercolor, pen and ink, acrylic, collage and mixed media. (student art pictured)

Try a free video lesson here. First download prep info and sketch.

Saturdays 2pm to 4pm

Kid's Art

Ages 7 to 12 . $21 per class Plus $47 annual registration.
Class pending minimum of 3 enrollments. Please call to get on the wait list. Ages 10-12 may register for tween -teen art.

Every Saturday students come out and learn new skills while creating a finished art piece. These are classes where aspiring artists come to learn the foundations of art and to develop their talent. Each class begins with drawing skills lesson using pencil and is completed using the medium of the day. 

Please note this class is intended for youth who are serious aout learning and developing their artistic skill. Students must be able to focus on the task at hand for the length of the class.  (student art pictured)

child's art of spaceship in space

Open Group or Private Group

Mini Arts Series

Ages 3 to 6 . PRIVATE group with Siblings or Friends. $145 mth ($36.25 session for first two students). each student after the first two students: plus $42 mth ($10.50 session). You schedule the days/times - 4 sessions per mth.
Plus $47 annual registration.

Children will enjoy a short story, song or play, then your little artists create related masterpieces using a wide range of art materials. Each week there is a varied selection of sensory-rich, art-themed projects. There will be projects that allow for experimentation with drawing, color theory, shape and creativity and self expression. 

digital illustration of mulitple characters

Available slots: Monday - Friday 11am - 7pm

Private Lessons

Children and Adult . $47 annual registration plus. Individuals $36.25 per 1 hour session
Second student $18, third plus student $9 each - attending same class hour. or 3 or more 1.5 hr session. (pictured: digital art © Adrian Toler). 
Art lessons for all levels. The class is dedicated to student choice of project or home school curriculum, at your own pace. (student art pictured)
• acrylic painting
• watercolor painting
• drawing with graphite 
• drawing with charcoal
• pastel drawing
• pencil rendering
• pen and ink
• mixed media
• digital Illustration
• character development
• graphic design


Founded in 2015, Family owned and operated by retired
San Antonio Fire Department EMS LT. Dwayne Toler, and his wife, visual artist Susan A. Toler. BlackBox Music & Arts is a creative space where performing and visual artists gather to learn, collaborate, celebrate and contemplate; are encouraged to reach their full potential; and are challenged to a higher standard.


EMAIL: studio@blackboxmusicarts.com 
PHONE: 210. 660.3838
1401 Dezarae #6
San Antonio TX 78253

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