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Interested in a piece of art? A workshop? A school program? One on one coaching? Have something to share with me?

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My email is: dar(at)darsworld(dot)com

You can also call me: 908.720.2066

New Hope, PA


The official web site of Dar (Hosta) James, artist, author, illustrator & educator.

Here's Where You Can Find Me...

Throughout the year I do a variety of festivals, shows and events. Check my events calendar here to find out where I'll be.

To be the most up to date on what I'm doing, email me at dar(at)darsworld(dot)com and put "Subscribe" in the subject line to get my semi-regular newsletter.

Click HERE to register for my Yardley Studio WORKSHOPS!

You can find my ONLINE CLASSES with Carla Sonheim Productions HERE.

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Dar & Deb's Summer Creativity Retreat!

The Summer Creativity Retreat is a two-day hands-on event that we’ve designed for all creative and creatively interested people. Our past participants have included, artists, art enthusiasts, educators, organizational consultants, life coaches, corporate managers, writers and retirees among others. Regardless of your background, our event offers up inspiring fun that you can take with you into your personal or professional life.

FEATURED GUEST INSTRUCTORS: Diana Trout and Debrah Block

Earlier Event: July 25
Lititz Fine Art Show
Later Event: August 15
Collingswood Art Festival