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Meet Our Staff

Tanya Ruffin

Founder, Owner and Designer


Tanya Ruffin, has a Master of Arts (MA) degree from LSU and a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degree in Painting and Drawing. She has been an avid artist and crafter her entire life and has compiled a catalog of projects to teach that she believes anyone with the right instruction can complete in class and repeat later. 

Cindy Wonderful




Cindy Wonderful, is owner of Chez Fab, a creative arts space. She is also a rapper/producer, DJ, and artist. She recently was the star of a documenary about her time in Berlin with the rap duo "Scream Club". She has settled back in the states in none other than Baton Rouge and Create Studios is lucky to have her as one of our instructors. 

Create Studios is a creative arts and carafes teaching space in Baton Rouge, LA. You will leave each class with the ability to create more! 


Right now, all of Create Studios' classes are considered Make and Partake/ Arts and Carafes TM classes. This means you can bring food or beverages (of your choice) to the classes.


Each class will run 2-4 hours, depending on subject matter and may take place in Create Studios or at your private residence. Costs will be $35.00 and up depending on supplies and the class. For scheduling a private party email me.


Tanya Ruffin created Create Studios in 2011 as an Arts and Carafes TM  space. It is a teaching and social edu~tainment space for people to gather, have a good time and leave will a new crafty skill!


ur hours are whenever classes are scheduled.


Tanya is a member of the Amazing Mold Putty Design Team and past member of the Sakura Hobby Craft Design Team. TkArts, LLC (Create Studios) is a member of the National Craft and Hobby Association and Tanya is a Designer member of National Craft and Hobby Association (CHA). You can follow her craft blog at


We can be reached by email at or by phone at 225-36MyArt. 


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