Mix, Mingle, and Make! ArtSpan produces Artist Mixer events throughout the year to give San Francisco artists a chance to meet, mingle, and make art with each other. All events are FREE for ArtSpan Members! Suggested $20 Donation for General Public. Upcoming mixers will be listed on the Mixer Schedule below.

Contact [email protected] if you are interested in hosting an ArtSpan Artist Mixer, or volunteering at an event. 

2020 Mixer Schedule

Artist Mixer with Mystery Materials Box sent to you from SCRAP SF
Online via Zoom
Thursday, July 9, 2020 6pm-8pm​

ArtSpan assemblage artist, Dianne Hoffman, will lead an interactive activity online via ZOOM sponsored by SCRAP SF. Get new ideas + a mix of fun materials sent to your door! Join the group to learn and share easy techniques while using recycled and re-purposed components from your Mystery Materials Box sent to your door. Pre-registration is required. 


Happy Hour Mixer with Artists & Book Lovers!
online via Zoom
Thursday, July 23, 2020 6pm-7pm

Join Community Partners ArtSpan & San Francisco Center for the Book for a Happy Hour Artist Mixer! TSince 1996, The San Francisco Center for the Book has proved to be a tactile oasis in an increasingly digital city, dedicated to teaching and creating the art of the book, and instilling that book will continue to live on.  Learn more with a video screaming and live tour of SFCB exhibition "Poetry Is Not A Luxury" Curated by Maymanah Farhat.  We will also conduct an interactive activity that you can participate in from home.



Electric Snail Studios
2476 Harrison Street in San Francisco
Thursday, August 27, 2020 6pm-8pm

Join ArtSpan for interactive fun with the artists of this electrifying, eye catching, art space! Our sponsor, Blick Art Materials will provide $100 Gift Card Prizes to 4 winners of a customized BINGO game with witty, fun-facts, arty references and humorous antidotes that are sure to make you giggle.  Mix and Mingle with your art community with Electric Snail Studios


Mixer Testimonials:

"I had such an amazing time at last week's ArtSpan Artist Mixer! The cafe was great, the figure drawing was great, and I loved meeting so many new artists! Thank you!!" - Artist Attendee

"Thanks for bringing such a fun event to the gallery, it was a blast! We'd love to do it again." - Kim Larson, Modern Eden Gallery Director