Welcome to Aartz West, a bi-lingual creative Aartz studio for young artists ages 7-17!

All Aartz West Classes take place at 1401 Maclovia, Santa Fe, 87505

Aartz West’s 2017 season begins June 5

Small, individualized classes using professional materials  in Liza’s personal studio.

Each day young artists have the opportunity to explore and expand their creativity with a wide variety of art materials, including clay, oil pastel, watercolor, acrylic, metallic foil, pen and ink, felt, pencil, print making, charcoal, markers AND  MORE!

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$180 per workshop includes all materials, personalized instruction with a professional artist (Liza!) and a healthy morning snack. For lunch we walk to a park and picnic.
Each four day workshop runs from 9:30 – 4pm.
Register for the following sessions by clicking here.

(You must call Liza at 802-236-8062 or email liza@lizamyers.com for a registration code before signing up.)

Session #1      June 5-8
IMG_0985Session #2     June 12-15
Session #3    June 19-22
Session #4    June 26-29

Scholarships available.
Class size is limited so sign up soon!
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About Liza: After many adventurous and artful years of teaching (and exhibitingliza at True west her sculpture and paintings) in New England, Maryland and South America, award-winning artist and educator Liza Myers is back home in Santa Fe to open Aartz West, a teaching studio.


Liza is certified to teach art Kindergarten- 12th grade and has taught at the University level. She earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts from UNM and a Masters in Fine Arts from Maryland Institute College of Art.

Liza has had the good fortune to teach many kinds of art to thousands of students at every educational level in public and private schools since 1976.
She was honored by Vermont’s Association of Art Educators as Vermont Art Educator of the Year.

Since opening the Liza Myers Studio and Gallery in Brandon, Vermont in 2003 Liza has shared her love of creativity with hundreds of students in a private studio setting.

Her workshops and classes fill quickly so sign up soon!
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  Don’t forget! You need a code to register!

please call or email liza for the code!


Need more information? Call Liza!

Scroll below to see some of the young artists work from years before.


Aartz West’s 2016 season.

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