portrait Julia Duncan
Julia Duncan, founder

applied (adj): intended for particular technological or practical uses
creativity (n): the ability to think or invent something new or “use new eyes”
lab (n): a site for experimentation, testing, and practice; a seminar offering practical experience

The Lab’s ultimate goal is to enhance local arts education and the marketplace by offering open access to quality instruction and hands-on experiences, diverse exhibitions and events, and a local source for specialized supplies, tools, unique art, and local and regional handcrafted goods and artisanal wares.

Please see the About page for more on the mission and more about the staff.