Make beats, write lyrics/melodies, or play an instrument? The Studio is the heart of Totem Star - our creative sanctuary to take risks and learn all about music production. No matter where you are in the creative process, we'd love to help you turn your ideas into music. Simply put: If you show up for your art, we will too!

Our studio is located at Youngstown Cultural Arts Center in West Seattle. 

FALL 2018
OPEN: 9/10/18 to 12/13/18
Mondays to Thursdays

CLOSED: 10/8-10/12 (The Spotlight); 11/12 (Veteran’s Day); 11/19-11/23 (Thingstaken aka Thanksgiving)

OPEN: 1/7/19 to 3/28/19
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Mondays (Beginning 3/11/19) & Wednesdays

CLOSED: 1/21 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day); 2/18-2/22 (Mid-Winter Break)

OPEN: 4/1/19 to 6/20/19
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Mondays & Wednesdays

CLOSED: 4/8-4/12 (Spring Break); 5/27 (Memorial Day)

To Be Announced

If you're 12-21 years old and are interested in working with us, here's how:

1.  Fill out the Artist Info FormAre you a singer? Rapper? Do you make beats? Play any instruments? This form gives us the information we need to engage with you further.

2. Email us at to get scheduled for a new artist orientation. Meet the team and we'll discuss the logistics of moving forward with your project. You'll meet an amazing community of artists, musicians, and potential collaborators!

3. Once you complete items 1 & 2 above, you will be given the password to book a studio slot through the button below. Studio time can be used for many different things! Recording, beat making, vocal lessons, and instrument lessons are some of the popular ways our artists have been using their time. Totem Star is artist-directed, which means you direct, and we support!