Our Team


Ms. Sarah

Nacogdoches Rd. Location

Ms. Sarah was born and raised in Houston, TX. She moved to San Antonio in 2011 to study Art at Trinity University where she obtained her BFA and a Masters in Education (MAT). She has been instructing and helping children to create art since she was in high school and is a (TEA) certified Texas Elementary Educator. When she is not teaching at Artworks she can often be found painting out and about in San Antonio and Austin, TX. 

Alamo Heights 

1840 Nacogdoches Rd

San Antonio, TX 78209



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Ms. Maritza

Leon Springs Location

Maritza was born and raised in the Rio Grande Valley and moved to San Antonio in 1987 to attend UTSA.  She has three children and has been married over 20 years.  Maritza has been the owner of the Artworks Northwest Location for over 15 years.  She is a Trustee for the Boerne ISD and working with and for the children is her passion.  

Our Leon Springs location is permanently closed. Maritza, at the Leon Springs location, was in business for over 15 years and she has decided to close her location because of personal and professional reasons. We will miss her and we look forward to working with her again in the future.

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Ms. Lisa 


Lisa Mares was born in San Antonio, Texas. She has been an advocate for children since age 12, she was the neighborhood mama! After high school, she attended San Antonio College and studied business where she received an A.A.S in Management. She continued her education at St. Mary's University where she received a BA in Philosophy and English. After teaching for three years in a middle school setting, Lisa began a home childcare business in 1987. Artworks was created in 1996. In 2017, after almost 22 years of business, Lisa sold the Alamo Heights location, as a franchise to Sarah. Lisa continues to work at Artworks by providing mobile field trips to schools in the San Antonio area. In 2015, Lisa started an after-school program called 
 The San Antonio Nature School.

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Alamo Heights

1840 Nacogdoches Rd

San Antonio, TX 78209