Facts from around the world, inspirational quotes, and humor are tied together into exciting art projects to inspire every artist at heart.  Julie Contadino is dual certified as a K-12 art teacher and   K-8 elementary teacher in the Scottsdale Unified School District. This year she has joined the Pueblo Elementary teaching community. Julie Contadino recognizes the skill levels in every student, empowers them and challenges them to set and surpass their goals while growing their creativity in a teamwork setting! The instructor's initials are JAC, which translates to God is gracious.​​ She is a certified coach, teacher, was a National Board Candidate and is working towards her certification in Neurolinguistic Programming. Learn more about Julie Contadino here.

  • Learn new art techniques.    
  • Strengthen problem solving skills.
  • Grow creativity.   
  • Learn how to use various media such as air dry clay,                                                                      water colors, and paint!
  • Explore a variety of art  such as optical illusions, drawing,    ​                                                                                   3-D art forms, and Zentangles.
  • Engage the mind with whole brain learning.  
  • Personalized instruction 
  • Certified and experienced instructor
  • Develop self expression 
  • Learn about art related facts and cultures
  • Increase fine motor skills​
  • Experience mindfulness and relaxation
  • Stimulate new neuro pathways
  • Build confidence
Grow Your Creativity Today! 

JAC of HeArts

How Great Thou Art



I love JAC of HEarts cLASSES!

  Thank-you Ms. Contadino for teaching me so many things about art and making me laugh along the way. You are

  best art teacher I have ever had.     - Cassandra, Age 10, Scottsdale

  I love Miss Contadino teaching us all the  different art lessons like "Beautiful Oops".- Demetri,  Age 8, Scottsdale

  My favorite thing to do was drawing my self portrait and coloring shapes.- Brishen,  Age 6, Scottsdale