Alas de Agua offers frequent workshops that are free or low-cost. Workshop subjects vary based on the interests and skills of our artists and community.

Fall 2021 Workshops

Just show up! No art background is needed. Everyone is welcome, especially teens, BIPOC, and queer folks!

All workshops this Fall and Winter will be free and will take place on Wednesdays at our studio at 1520 Center Drive, off Airport Road, in Santa Fe. No pre-registration required. Check out our calendar to see the specific schedule as it is updated.

  • October: Art and alter-making workshops related to Dia de los Muertos
  • December: Portrait workshops
  • January: Landscape workshops


Past Workshop Topics

  • Mural design
  • Poetry writing and manuscript development
  • Drawing in perspective
  • How to photograph and reproduce your art
  • Screen printing
  • Writing on race and racism
  • Art and Healing by and for the LGBTQIA2+ community
  • Color theory in painting
  • The poetry of sound recording
  • How to make a chapbook or zine
  • Mural design with sacred geometry
  • How to film on your phone

Teaching Artists

Many of the artists in the collective are available to hire to bring workshops to your school, group, or event. See our artists page for more info.