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.

We are NOT offering Trial Classes at this time.  All seats are reserved for fully registered students only.  VIEW ALL ACTIVE STUDIO CLASSES HERE or contact us at 210-748-5599

teen-adult art class

Saturdays 12pm to 2pm
Thursdays 6pm to 7:30pm

Teen - Adult Art

Ages 13 – up . $21 each (pre-pay 4 classes $84) Seats guaranteed (no credit or refund for missed classes. OR $26 as you go (first come first serve). Plus $47 annual registration. This class is intended for the more mature artists who can self facilitate but would like some coaching and guidance. 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. Students are encouraged to bring their own references and ideas. Supplies provided (student art pictured).

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

Saturdays 2:10 pm to 4:10 pm - limited
Wednesdays 6pm to 7:30pm 

Kid's Art

Ages 8 to 12 . $105 per month prepaid (seat guaranteed-no credit or refund for missed lesson). Plus $47 annual registration. No drop ins. Seats must be prepaid/reserved to attend. 

These are classes where aspiring artists come to learn the foundations of art and to develop their talent. Young artists enjoy lessons tailored to meet each child's current level and interests to best achieve his or her artistic goals.

Please note, although this classes are fun and designed to accommodate all levels, beginner and up, the class is intended for youth who are serious about learning and developing their artistic skill. Students must be able to focus on the task at hand for the length of the class. Most supplies provided.  (student art pictured)

child's art of ladybug

Saturdays 10:30am to 11:30am 

Intro to Art Series

Ages 6 to 9 .  $105 month. 4 sessions per mth.
Max 6 students per class. Plus $47 annual registration 1x per family.  
Perfect class for very beginner artists. Each week there is a varied selection of sensory-rich, art-themed projects. There will be projects that allow for experimentation with drawing, painting, crafts, creativity and self expression. 
All supplies provided.

digital illustration of mulitple characters

Available slots: Monday - Friday 11am - 7pm

Private Lessons

Individual or Group. Children - Adult . $47 annual registration plus. Individuals $36.25 per 1 hour session
Second student $18, Third plus student $9 each 

This is a great way to schedule family fun. You schedule the days/times. (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


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.


PHONE: 210. 748.5599
1401 Dezarae #6
San Antonio TX 78253

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