smARTies – Smart Art Instruction is an innovative assemblage that embraces active education of creativity, enterprise, and inquiry by transforming potential aspirations into achievable opportunities while fostering cooperative responsibility, persistent exploration, and the encouragement of excellence.

smARTies – Smart Art Instruction is the education outreach program produced by Burning Down the House Creative Collective that is a local group of art businesses dedicated to encouraging education, positive professionalism, and creating inclusive opportunities including the Opulent Art Show in September.

Fifth Annual Opulent Art Show

Saturday, September 15, 2012 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The Cutting Garden located at 303 Dahlia Llama Lane, Sequim, Washington. Please join us for a celebration and sale of precious art by local artists working in cooperation on the Second Saturday in September. The Opulent Art Show at The Cutting Garden will feature Olympic Peninsula artists of several media including painting, photography, jewelry, glass, mixed media, fiber arts, and music. This special art event is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and is free to the public. Spend a splendid outing enjoying the gardens, fine wine and amazing food with live music, and an opportunity to meet local artist selling their wares and sharing their passion for creativity and comradely.