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Education at the School of Visual Philosophy is art centered, holistic and now INTERACTIVE!

Scroll down to see our in-person workshops, virtual studio and if you are

an educator, apply to teach with us!

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The following Programs are supported in part by

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SVCreates in partnership with

the County of Santa Clara

The Knight Foundation


Whether you're interested in getting better at welding and blacksmithing, or drawing and screen printing, the School of Visual Philosophy is here to help. We have unique ways to teach and mold our students that allows for personal growth and mastery of the subject at hand. In today's world, finding suitable screen printing classes or drawing classes for individualized attention is rare. Get in touch with our art studio in San Jose, CA today to learn more about our in-person or online courses.

We also offer Private In Person lessons from our founders and in house artists in welding, painting and printmaking.

Check those out on the Visual Philosophy Website.

All courses and workshops at Visual Philosophy are paid in full in advance. Courses paid for but not attended will not be refunded. Full refunds up to 5 days in advance of workshop (unless due to sickness then up the day of the event). Special visiting artist Master Classes will be refunded up to 2 weeks prior to the event, otherwise a $150 non refundable deposit is necessary if cancelled 2 weeks or less up to the event. 

If you would like to give the gift of art classes, visit our studio site that hosts our community classes by clicking the button below.


Our newest addition to our Education Program: fully interactive videos!
Learn the best way YOU know how, at your own pace. With a range of options from our Skill-Based "Encaustic Basics", to Professional Development through "Craft Your Brand Story" we have it all. 


In- depth online education in a range of techniques and subjects
including our "Craft Your Brand Story and Sell More Art" Professional Development Course, Career Ready Bundles in Painting, Printmaking and Forging AND our unique online FREE Global Community.

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Want to be a part of our educational network? 
Do you want to teach to a global student body in your area of expertise?
Do you want to be challenged by our group of professional artists?
Fill out an application to join our Guild of Artist Educators.


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Instructor Application Form

Expand your reach & start making a difference

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