491 Lake Blvd
Redding, Ca. 96003
Fax: (530) 242-0175
Web Site: www.artistendeavors.com
We are an alternative to traditional day programs; we are an experience – a peaceful and creative expression. We are not a place; we are a journey.
v Artistic development
v Creative self-expression in the visual arts
v Successful sales for artists
v Enhancement of self-image and self-respect
v Appreciation by the public of the creativity of artists with disabilities
v Advocacy for the arts and people with disabilities.
v Persons with developmental disabilities speaking out on issues through their art.
v Our primary goal is to provide options and support that encourages development of the whole person.
v Must be 18 years of age or older
v Must have a primary diagnosis of developmental disability
v Must be able to independently perform basic self-care skills
CURRICULUM AND OPPORTUNITIES
The curriculum of Artistic Endeavors is firmly based in the arts. Our consumers can choose from a variety of art studies. Educational opportunities exist for our consumers to expand their creative self-expression. Our instructors provide direction in charcoal, watercolors, acrylic painting, ceramics, needlework, woodwork and the culinary arts. Consumers have the opportunity to earn income by producing artwork we can actively market to the public through our gift shop, website and public exhibitions.
Our staff is committed to helping consumers achieve their goals by providing a pleasant environment.
If you, a family member or friend are interested in our program, please stop by and meet our team.
Referrals can be made to our program by the Far Northern Regional Center, families, public and private agencies or by self-referral. Contact Far Northern at 1900 Churn Creek Road, Redding, CA 96002.