What We Do
Inspire Art is an arts education company led by professional teachers and artists Maggie Greensmith and Samantha Willson. We guide guests through personalized art projects at a variety of gatherings including group classes, birthday parties, family art nights, corporate team building events and private art classes. We provide all materials, expert instruction, and clean up and you’ll go home with an impressive piece of artwork.
Schedule a session
We offer group classes, birthday parties, family nights, team building events, and private art lessons.
Art enriches the lives of everyone it touches. At Inspire Art we boost creative confidence through engaging projects that spark passion and innovation. Artists learn core concepts of art while expanding the limits of their imaginations. More importantly, they learn to trust themselves and their creative visions. Explore our project gallery and find out what inspires you.
Maggie has been a teacher for 15 years and an artist most of her life. She earned her Master of Art in Teaching degree from Lewis and Clark College and her BS in Journalism from the University of Oregon. Maggie has taught in four countries on three continents with students of all ages and across a wide variety of subjects. Art instruction is Maggie’s true passion and most recently she loved being the K-5 art teacher at Woodstock Elementary in southeast Portland.
Samantha graduated with a BFA from Laguna College of Art and Design. She has more than 8 years experience in the animation industry, where she learned to work with new excited media and train new artists.