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Arts Passage XPress (APX)

"I was often scared about sharing my work with others.  Being in a group with so many talented people is inspiring.  I look forward to every class."



The Mind-Builders Arts Passage XPress program (APX) provides individual coaching and small group workshop training for ages 11-21 in Visual Arts (ANIME/MANGA) and Digital Studio Production. It also provides opportunities for students to socialize, invite guests, discuss/perform/present their works if they choose, through the popular "Freestyle Fridays" events. 

Skilled artist instructors create a learning environment that builds confidence, shares information on related careers, and promotes self reflection, empathy and understanding.  APX brings arts exploration, workshops that develop creative self-expression, and coaching for performance/presentations original solo, ensemble and hip-hop theatre open mic works.

  • Anime/Visual Arts (Wednesday and Friday) | Ages 12-15 and 16-21 | Hybrid in-studio and virtual options available.
  • Digital Studio Production (Thursday and Friday) | Ages 11-14 and 15-21 | In-studio only.
  • Freestyle Fridays (Monthly) | Ages 14-21, Select Fridays 5:30-8:30pm. In-person only.


There is no cost for students to join APX. Supplies and stipends are provided.