"Happiness is not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort"
Franklin Roosevelt


Welcome to La Mia Arte, featuring the artwork of Michelle James. I am glad that you dropped by...

Whether you are looking for class information, a schedule of upcoming art shows where my work is available for purchase, something for yourself or a gift for someone special, or examples of mural work I have done, I hope you find what you're looking for here.

The Spring 2017 Class Schedule is now available -- see the Class Information > General Classes page.

The 2017 Certification schedule is pending

The 2017 Workshop schedule is pending.

UPCOMING SHOW ALERT!!! -- come visit my booth at the Tulip Time Festival, Holland, MI. Show runs May 6-7. I'll have plenty of beautiful glassware, furniture and home decor items for sale that are perfect for your home or to give as gifts. Hope to see you there. Go to my Upcoming Shows page for more information.

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