• Local art with intention

    Make a difference in your life and the life of someone else

    Why Element of Art?
  • Brighten your home

    Visit our beautiful gallery to select a piece of artwork

    View our Artwork
  • Support local artists

    Art created by local artists in our studio and on display for sale

    Meet our Artists
  • Color your world

    Weekly classes create masterpieces for lasting impact

    Get Involved

Welcome to Element of Art Studio


Element of Art is a non-profit art gallery that showcases the talents and offerings of professional artists living with developmental disabilities.

Our space offers gallery for exhibition and sale of artwork, as well as working studio space, both for the artist and the public to work alongside each other through a variety of events, including offered classes.

Element of Art allows our artists to pursue and maintain careers as fine artists and connects the community with their incredible work.

Element of Art Studio Gallery of Artwork for Sale

Local Art With Intention

Discover the one-of-a-kind paintings, photography, jewelry, and sculptures of over 70 contracted professional artists who are as creative and unique as their work.


Support Local Artists

When you purchase art from Element of Art Studio, not only are you getting a high-quality piece of art, you are also supporting local artists with developmental disabilities in the Richland County area.

Attend a Class

When you connect with our artists in an upcoming class, you will leave our studio with both a piece of beautiful artwork and an unforgettable shared experience, sure to impact both you and the artist.


"Element of Art Studio strives to bring the community of all abilities together. Through self-expression and creativity, our artists can enjoy fulfilling lives, earn their own income, and share their incredible talents with the world."
- Kathy Goodwin, Studio Coordinator

Meet Our Studio Coordinator 

Visit us in the quaint Carrousel District the next time you are looking for a special piece of artwork or a memorable experience.

Visit The Studio

Upcoming Events

  • Art in a Box

    We are trying something "out of the box" for our painting classes with Jennifer Donley. These classes take place every Monday throughout March. We will be painting backgrounds in wooding boxes then creating 3-dimensional sculptural pieces,
  • March Bead Making Classes with Precious Metal Clay Silver and Wire

    Come join us and put your sparkle into this creative activity. Wednesdays in March from 10:30 - 1:30 we are featuring bead-making with glass, Precious Metal Silver clay, and wire.

Featured Art

Jack Smith's Pears Painting

This colorful painting features sliced and whole pears with a brown bowl and a blue tablecloth. If you're looking for a vibrant piece that's easy on the eyes, this is the perfect match for you.

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Recent Updates

  • March First Friday Recap First Friday last week was a blast! Thanks so much to everyone who came out and helped us kick off Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, a cause close to us here at Element of Art. more
  • You're Invited to March's First Friday! You're Invited to March's First Friday! The next First Friday event is coming up quickly! On March 2nd, we'll be featuring a variety of talented entertainers to kick off Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. This is a celebration you won't want to miss out on! more
  • Exciting New Art Classes on the Way! Exciting New Art Classes on the Way! In March we have some wonderful new art classes starting. Some of the techniques we're featuring include working with clay, painting, and 3D modeling in boxes! If any of these catch your attention, contact us so you can reserve your seat today. more