Nelson Shanks, Founder & Artistic Director
Celebrating 10 Years
Board & Staff
B.A. With Chestnut Hill College
In Your Town Workshops
Emerging Artists High School Program
Co-founder and Artistic Director Nelson Shanks, "Pumpkin," oil on canvas, (detail)
Faculty of professional artists with on-site studios
Instructor Kerry Dunn, "Toto and I", Portrait Society of America’s Best in Show
Co-founder Leona Shanks, "The Hero" (Detail), 1st Place, Inspiring Figures: American Women and Figurative Art
Instructor Joseph Dolderer, "Fumiko" (Detail), Second Place, Figurative, ARC International Salon
Instructor Darren Kingsley, “Apelles” (detail), 1st Place GCA 2010 Drawing Competition
Supportive artistic community; superior facilities with 24/7 access
Career preparation through exhibitions and special events
In The Community
Improve your art with Continuing Ed classes
Enjoy 10 weeks of building your skills and improving your artwork
In Your Town workshops
We're coming to Virginia, Georgia, Michigan, Florida, New Jersey and New Mexico.
Daniel Sprick added to Winter Workshops
Weekend workshop offers a mix of drawing and painting.
The Art Studio major at Chestnut Hill College
Get your degree and sharpen your skills at Studio Incamminati
Face to Face hits another milestone
The innovative program premieres four new portraits and a documentary
Join us and paint at our Sunday Open Studio
Bring your canvas, brushes and paints. We supply the model and tabouret.
The latest school newsletter is here
Relive our anniversary. Discover our alumni exhibition. Meet new board members.
Nelson Shanks is Honored
Lifetime Achiecement Award announced