Studio View

Why I support The Drawing Studio

It’s more than making art . . .  It’s also about becoming emotionally, spiritually, and physically healthy. My name is Cynthia Lester, and I am a Drawing Studio student, board member and donor. Today I’m wearing my donor hat to … read more >

Artist Interview: Meet Priya Vadhyar

It has been a pleasure to interview artist Priya Vadhyar on her art practice and inspiration in conjunction with her first-ever solo exhibit, opening Dec. 3, 2016, at The Drawing Studio. I got to know Priya Vadhyar in a TDS Getting Art … read more >

Nancy Evans, In Memoriam

Nancy Evans passed away Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016. She was a wonderful artist and a giving member of The Drawing Studio community for many years. Nancy began painting from a background in illustration. I met her in a pastel class and we both … read more >

TDS 2016 Faculty Show | Oct. 1 – Nov. 4

The Drawing Studio’s biennial faculty show opening night is Oct. 1. Mark your calendars to join us at this free event!  This show will feature 20 works encompassing a broad range of aesthetics, media and subject matter, including etchings, paintings, … read more >

An art teacher can change your life

An art teacher can make a huge impact on students in the best or worst ways. Their words can send students (young or old) on a life-long creative journey, or sear their minds with self-doubt. Indeed, if you’ve had a negative experience, it … read more >

Seeking your advice and ideas

The Drawing Studio is always seeking ways to improve. To do that, we need some feedback from you, and we’re ready to listen! Please help us by completing our short survey today. We’re eager to hear about who you are, ideas you’re dreaming … read more >

Four stories on heeding the creative call

The only clear path is the one the artist looks back on. I’m saying this because if you think art making feels confusing, or frustrating, or even impossible, we get it. We’ve been there. The journey toward mastering an artistic … read more >

Welcome to Studio View!

Welcome to Studio View, a blog for people seeking a deeper connection to The Drawing Studio and Tucson’s visual arts community. Studio View is designed to be a go-to place for those who are interested in art, whether as a … read more >

About Sherry Bryant

At TDS we are all mourning the recent and sudden death from complications of cancer of one of our most charismatic and valuable teachers, Sherry Bryant.* Sherry began her relationship with The Drawing Studio as many people do, as an … read more >