• Social Art Events, ArtBar, Creative Partees + Art Classes for All Ages.

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    Balance Work + Play

  • Creative Juice

    A little about who we are.

    Onsite creative streaming is provided by the owners of ARTU4IA, John Kleber and Carol Ludwig Kleber. They consider it a privilege to have you at their studio and to offer you guidance for your success. The only thing separating creatives from non-creatives is practice, so weʼve been practicing and invite you to join the fun!

    John has worked for Warner Brothers and Disney as an art director and production designer and also is an illustrator for numerous national clients. Heʼs worked as a concept artist for Wes Anderson on the film “Life Aquatic” and has received an Academy Award Nomination for “Redux Riding Hood”, an animated short film that he worked on as art director.

     

    Carol graduated with a degree in Visual Communications from the
    Art Institute of Pittsburgh. She was honored to be an understudy, painting egg tempera background and posing as one of the models for American Master Harold F. Edmonds.

  • Artu4ia's After School Art Club

    Mon through Fri, 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm

    A chance to create + build skills that boost confidence, problem solving, perseverance, collaboration, dedication, focus and more! Our after school art club is flexible, come daily or when it fits your student's schedule.

     

    All art supplies are included. Kids spend time in an authentic art studio with; a weekly canvas allotment, use of acrylic paints, story + character development, exploring the use of a monopress, time to complete art projects for school and a freshly stocked craft box.

     

    Ages 7 - 13. Light creative guidance. Artist on site. Not a class. Drop in anytime during Art Club hours. Monthly payment fee can be paused at anytime. Begins Sept.1st.

     

    Monthly fee $150.00

  • Art Classes

    Classes for all ages. Various mediums. Private and Group.

    Saturday Drawing Classes

    9 - 10:30 am

    All ages.

    For more information call John: 925 323-6533

    $30/class

     

    Thursday Wood Carving Class

    6:00 - 9:00 pm

    $30.00

    Ages 10 and up. Instruction for wood carving, supplies not included.

    Call John for more information.

    925 323-6533

     

  • Pricing

    Partees + More

    KideeU4ia*

    $300

    A 1 1/2 hour private paint party for up to 10 painting guests. A $25 fee for each additional painter. Includes downloadable invitation, guidance, art materials, easels, aprons and an 11 x 14 canvas for each guest. Ten pre-traced canvases are available for an additional $70 . Choose images that are appropriate for the skills of your guests.
    *KideeU4ia partees must be scheduled before 5:00 pm.

    ParteeU4ia

    $550

    A 2 1/2 hour private paint party for up to 15 painting guests. A $25 fee for each additional painter. Includes all art materials, easels, aprons and a 16 x 20 canvas for each guest. Fifteen pre-traced canvases are an additional $100 fee. We can help you choose your party image. Bring food + non-alcoholic drinks, we'll have a dedicated food table just waiting for you! Must be 21 yrs and up to order wine or beer from our ArtBar.

    TeamU4ia

    Price Upon Request

    A fully customizable event for your team. Creative events can change perspectives, bond co-workers and build insight into our individual talents.

  • Reserve Partee / Class / Event

    Let's create something together! Let us know what you're thinking!

    Creative geniuses unite!

    725 Ward St, Ste C, Martinez, CA 94553
    925 323-6533 or 925 451-9372
  • ArtUps

    Creative Workshops with pre-traced canvases. At ArtUps, wine and beer are available for purchase at our ArtBar. Must be 21 and up to attend ArtUps.

    Paint Your Pet Benefit

    Martinez Animal Shelter

    (21 and over)

    Sunday, October 1st

    7:00 - 9:30 pm

    $50.00

    This is a guided event. $10 per painter will be donated to Martinez Animal Shelter. Email a photo of your pet to carol@artu4ia.com a week prior to the event. Wine + beer will be available for purchase from our ArtBar.

    21 and over only.

    Contemporary Flowers

    (21 and over)

    Saturday, October 7th

    7:30 - 10:00 pm

    $50.00

    This is a guided event. Xing Liu will lead you in this graphic painting. She is a Textile Design graduate, graphic designer + painter. Wine + beer will be available for purchase from our ArtBar.

    21 and over only.

    Seaside Splash

    (21 and over)

    Saturday, October 28th

    7:30 - 10:00 pm

    $50.00

    This is a guided event. Xing Liu will lead you in this graphic painting. She is a Textile Design graduate, graphic designer + painter. Wine + beer will be available for purchase from our ArtBar.

    21 and over only.

    Savanna Sunset

    (21 and over)

    Saturday, November 11th

    7:30 - 10:00 pm

    $50.00

    This is a guided event. Xing Liu will lead you in this graphic painting. She is a Textile Design graduate, graphic designer + painter. Wine + beer will be available for purchase from our ArtBar.

    21 and over only.

    Contemporary Flowers

    (21 and over)

    Saturday, November 18th

    7:30 - 10:00 pm

    $50.00

    This is a guided event. Xing Liu will lead you in this graphic painting. She is a Textile Design graduate, graphic designer + painter. Wine + beer will be available for purchase from our ArtBar.

    21 and over only.

    Seaside Splash

    (21 and over)

    Saturday, November 25th

    7:30 - 10:00 pm

    $50.00

    This is a guided event. Xing Liu will lead you in this graphic painting. She is a Textile Design graduate, graphic designer + painter. Wine + beer will be available for purchase from our ArtBar.

    21 and over only.

    Savanna Sunset

    (21 and over)

    Saturday, December 2nd

    7:30 - 10:00 pm

    $50.00

    This is a guided event. Xing Liu will lead you in this graphic painting. She is a Textile Design graduate, graphic designer + painter. Wine + beer will be available for purchase from our ArtBar.

    21 and over only.

  • Calendar

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  • Thursday - Saturday 7 pm - 11 pm

    Free drawing materials available while you're enjoying your beverage(s)! 21 and over only.

    Creative, Current + Outrageously Fun!

    Check our calendar for special music or artist guests. Now serving wine + beer.
    Drop in and see what creative activity you can partake in!

    Must be 21 or older.

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