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Please note:  The ARTbar, created by Nicole Steiman, has closed it's studio location at the Santa Ana Artists Village.  We have loved meeting, encouraging and creating art with all the amazing artists we've met over the last 20 years in our artistic space!  

Through this new organization, ARTstarters, Nicole continues to bring creative projects to various local organizations, as well as through our blog and online classes, available no matter where you live!

Join our mailing list so we can share our creativity with you.

You can also connect with us on Facebook here.


Nicole is available for private individual and group activities

Have a group or organization that needs to de-stress?  Or perhaps just you and your friend or teen for bonding time together?  Private ARTstarters sessions are also great for wellness retreats, therapeutic art, and even corporate team buildings.   Come as you are are, and leave with some tools for creative confidence and increased mental health!

Individual:  starting at $69

Small Group Session (1.5 hours):  $99 for you and a friend or two (share the cost).

Group Sessions/Team Buildings:  Contact for group pricing.

Popular Topics (ages 10 and up)

"Make Your Mark" (topics: confidence & creativity;  media:  acrylic paint)

"Meditative Drawing" (topics: stress release, step-by-step progress, group collaboration;  media: ink on paper)

"Positive Words" (topics: courage, comfort, recovery, faith, wellness;  media: ink & watercolor/marker/colored pencil)

Please contact Nicole to schedule time to create together!

Contact Info:

Nicole Steiman, Creativity Coach



Mailing Address:  26895 Aliso Creek Road, Suite B-#801

Aliso Viejo, CA. 92656

More about Nicole . . . 

Nicole is an experienced facilitator and Certified Life Coach, with a Bachelors in Psychology and a Masters in Human Resources Management.  She is also certified in various recreational therapies and meditative arts, including drum circle facilitation, dance and movement, Creatively Fit Painting, and the Zentangle process ( Certified Zentangle Teacher, CZT8).   Over the last 20 years, she has shared her creative projects with various organizations, including Oasis Senior Center, Pathways, Kidworks, Grandma's House of Hope, Opportunity Knocks, Wooden Floor, Orange County Department of Education, multiple school districts, CHOC Hospital, Girl Scouts of America, and Disneyland.  Nicole is the author of the book ARTstarters, which includes more than 100 journal prompts to spark inspiration, available on Amazon.  Through the ARTstarters organization, Nicole's mission is to share creativity as a way to connect to our Creator, and as an important tool for increasing mental health and joy!

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