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The Studio Fine Arts Club was the recipient of the best product/service award in 2021 by the Dance Studio Owners Association Inner circle. 
 

Our mission is to provide a unique and enriched program for studios that generates daytime revenue

AND fosters the growth and development of children.   

Our vision is to develop confident children with tools for life.

 

Through the Fine Arts Club, each child is given tools to create a healthy sense of self, positive mindset, and inspired self-expression. We do this through enriched play that builds confidence, creativity and happy kids. This is our passion!

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The People Behind the Program

Cara Poppitt
Program Designer, CEO
B. Comm, B.A, Zumba, AFLCA, High Five 

As an established studio owner of 12 years, Cara understands the many demands placed on you, from the need for continual growth, to the desire to increase your daytime program offerings. She is pleased to share her inside secrets with you to run a highly successful Fine Arts Club that is designed specifically for dance studio settings. As a mother of three young children and previous creative director for a large signature series in a fitness franchise, Cara understands the importance of lesson planning and execution. She holds certifications in dance, yoga and fitness and belongs to Alberta Fitness Leaders Association and the Dance Studio Owners Association. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in marketing and Bachelor of Arts, majoring in psychology. Cara received numerous awards including Global Television's Woman of Vision, DSOA Innovator of the year, DSOA best product/service  of the year and WHC Entrepreneur of the Year. She is passionate about helping studio owners generate daytime revenue and make an impact in the community. 

Sarah Kociuba,
Teacher Programmer 
B.A, Early Childhood Level 3

Sarah is a mother of three, and holds a Bachelor of General Arts Degree with a Minor in English and holds her Level 3 Early Childhood Education. Aside from caring for her own children, she has extensive experience as a preschool teacher. Sarah is a natural caregiver and loves to inspire growth, creativity and development in children. She loves the Fine Arts Club and has created the lesson plans carefully, to ensure that all children have fun while learning.

Paige Jonason
Teacher Programmer
B.A. Dance, Early Childhood Education 1

Paige holds a degree in the Fine Arts majoring in dance and holds her Early Childhood level 1 certification and a key creator of the Fine Arts Club as she understands the need for easy lesson plans that work. Paige has been dancing since the young age of 3, completing many A.D.A.P.T. Jazz exams and R.A.D Ballet Exams. She began her teaching career in 2011, educating students in the styles of Contemporary, Jazz, Ballet, Hip Hop and Tap and is now one of our main teachers and program developers for the Fine Arts Club.