Art & Creative Writing Studio

The Art & Creative Writing Studio 1847 E Avenue NE, Cedar Rapids 


The Art & Creative Writing Studio hosts art and creative writing classes, a variety of workshop series, as well as designated workspaces that allows students to work on individual projects with input and direction from professional instructors and artists in many disciplines. Writers and artists have the opportunity to enhance their creative process while exercising higher thinking skills in a professional studio environment.

Youth Arts Leadership Program (YALP) 
We are looking for middle and high school students to serve on the council for the new Youth Arts Leadership Program. Students must have a strong passion for the arts, quality leadership skills, a positive work ethic and previous or current involvement with the Music and Arts Studios. Members will broaden the impact of the EIAA by helping plan special events, assist in special programming, be involved in the Riley Smith Youth Music Festival as well as working to create a vibrant presence in the community on behalf of the Arts Academy.  Great for your resume!  Print the application here! Or apply online!