“Ashland” by full-time Atelier instructor Tenaya Sims

The Georgetown Atelier at Gage Georgetown offers full-time intensive programs in classical drawing, classical painting and digital painting, and is designed to provide students the foundations of classical art as building blocks for imaginative professional artists. Founding instructor Tenaya Sims, has both extensive training as a classical artist and an industry professional.

Schedule a time to meet Tenaya Sims  

The Georgetown Atelier at Gage Georgetown is a full-time program. The Full-Time Georgetown Atelier requires a one-year commitment, however, students are encouraged to complete a full three-years of study.

The Georgetown Atelier Curriculum and Student Gallery


The Georgetown  Atelier (both programs) is located at Gage Georgetown in the Equinox Studios,  (6520 5th Ave S) in the historic Georgetown neighborhood in South Seattle.

2020-21 Georgetown Atelier Academic Year:

Fall: Monday, September 14 – Friday, December 11, 2020

Winter: Monday, January  11– Friday, March 26, 2021

Spring: Monday, April  12 – Friday, June 18, 2021

Tuition: $ 8,675
Payments are made per quarter, with a 1 year minimum commitment. A $500 deposit due before starting.

For an application process, please download and submit the follow forms:

Full-time program:

Upon receipt of the $500 non-refundable deposit and the signed Atelier Contract, Gage Academy of Art will provide a $500 credit to be used towards any classes or workshops during the Atelier instruction academic year (September 2020 – June 2021). This credit cannot be used towards Atelier tuition.

Applications accepted on a rolling basis. Apply now to secure your spot!

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