Art Programs at RHD

Blank Canvas Studios

Blank Canvas Studios is a creative arts program for individuals with developmental disabilities, providing people of all ability levels the opportunity to create and be celebrated for their very special style of outsider art. We allow our artists the opportunity to create uninhibited art to the best of their ability. Visit page:

Center for Creative Works

The Center for Creative Works (CCW) is a unique, creative day service program with a focus on arts and arts-based skill-building, education, in-house-generated vocational opportunities, and community involvement for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Each day, CCW offers participants opportunities and choices on many levels of involvement from growth and promotion of personal bodies of artwork to skill building. At CCW, we are committed to an environment in which participants learn, engage, create, and take ownership and pride in their work and in their place in the community. The Center for Creative Works was formerly the Lower Merion Vocational Training Center. Visit page:

Fine Line Studios

Fine Line Studios offers adults with disabilities an outlet for unbridled creativity and self-expression through visual arts, music, and community involvement. We provide individuals with the tools and materials to create art and the supports to define themselves as artists. Visit page:

Imagine That!

Imagine That! is an innovative creative arts studio for people with intellectual disabilities. We offer creativity-based healing and learning opportunities for artists of all abilities, empowering people to realize their creative potential and explore various means of personal expression. Visit page:

Live Yes Studios

Live Yes Studios is an alternative arts-based day program for adults with developmental disabilities that seeks to break down societal barriers and create a space where individuality is fostered. Live Yes celebrates the unique abilities each person brings to this open and creative environment. Visit page:

Outside The Lines Studio

The mission of Outside the Lines is to provide individuals with developmental disabilities with the tools and materials to create art and the supports to define themselves as artists. Outside the Lines works with artists with a range of disabilities, in particular people whose challenging behaviors or health issues make them poor fits with more traditional day services. Many of the artists’ works are included in private collections throughout New England. Artists have been successful in local and national juried exhibitions. Outside the Lines welcomes input from volunteers, artists and galleries. Private viewings are by appointment. Visit page:

Valiant Studios

Valiant Studios is an arts and music based program featuring artists who experience developmental disabilities, fostering growth in every artist’s passion, creativity, and individuality. Contact Us: