Academic Director

Academic Director and Principal Instructor, Mandy Theis, holds both a BFA and BA in Art from Montana State University, and has trained classically with prominent artists of the atelier system.

​A certified K-12 Art Educator, Mandy is Director of the School of Atelier Arts, Co-Founder and President of The Da Vinci Initiative, Former Education Director at The Art Renewal Center, and Past Co-President of the Washington Art Education Association. She will be assisted by select faculty and guest artists. For full CV, click here.