Mindy Flexer's Paintings

Mindy Flexer Art School

Welcome!! Read on for more about who we are and what we do here.

I'm Mindy Flexer, and I created this school in my loft to give all kinds of people of all ages a place to come together and make art. As a working artist in Germantown, I'm delighted to be able to invite people into my studio to share the journey with me! 

My studio is an inclusive place where every person is cherished and nurtured. It is a base camp: a safe home, beautiful and meaningful in itself, from which to launch other expeditions. Within and beyond the studio, it is good to have big dreams and to take on big challenges: creating art, creating community, and creating a more just world together. 

Start the new year off right with the
HAPPY NEW YEAR! ART CAMP
for children, tweens, and teens
the day after New Years Day, Wednesday, January 2, 2019
morning, afternoon, or full day
Click on one of these photos for more information.

This is a great opportunity for children to enjoy and explore a variety of art forms, and for tween and teens to work on their art school portfolios or other independent projects.

You can still jump into Fall 2018 art classes, and now you can register for Winter and Spring 2019 classes, too!

  ART CLASSES FOR CHILDREN AND TEENS

ART CLASSES FOR CHILDREN AND TEENS

  ART CLASSES FOR TEENS AND ADULTS

ART CLASSES FOR TEENS AND ADULTS

You are invited to a NEW Saturday morning art class for teens and adults, 10:45 to 12:15, starting in January.

This class offers a wonderful chance to be part of team of artists cheering each other on, as each person pursue's their own interests and vision.

In addition, it offers an opportunity to be a role model for the children who will be attending the 9:00 to 10:30 morning class that meets directly before. Participants in the 10:45 class are invited to come early to meet and mentor these children. Come make you own art and make a difference for someone younger than you! You can see more information here.

You can work on a portfolio for Creative and Performing Arts High School, or any other school, in any of these classes.

  You can read more about the portfolio preparation process    here.

You can read more about the portfolio preparation process here.

My solo show,
PHILADELPHIA PAINTINGS
at  EAT (Everyone at the Table) Cafe, a nonprofit, pay-what-you-can café, has come down, but you can still get a painting!

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In keeping with EAT Café’s pay-what-you-can model,  you can get a painting for half price, for one-and-a-half times the price, or anywhere in between,. You can check out the paintings online here. 

 STAY TUNED FOR MORE CHANCES TO MAKE THINGS FOR CLIMATE JUSTICE! 

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 This coffin held hundreds of used asthma inhalers that were poured out on the street as part of an action this past spring.

This coffin held hundreds of used asthma inhalers that were poured out on the street as part of an action this past spring.

I'm looking forward to hosing more make-ins for an  ongoing campaign demanding that PECO convert to 20% local solar by 2025.  To learn more about this campaign and the organizations creating it,  read  about EQAT (Earth Quaker Action Team) and their mission of building a just and sustainable economy through nonviolent direct action here. Read more about POWER, an interfaith organization committed to implementing systemic change for the betterment of Pennsylvania communities, here.