The Cedars Union annex is now open!

The Cedars Union’s mission is to provide resources including studios, tools, programs, and pro-bono services for creatives, foster a collaborative and supportive artist community, and advance the arts in North Texas. CU Annex fulfills the mission by offering year-round creative programming and artist-only workshops to develop business knowledge and skills. All Annex artists play a part in helping mold the future of The CU while taking their practice to the next level.


studio Artists

Becoming a Studio Artist at The CU is a great way for getting affordable micro-studio space with access to tools and workshops.


  • 24/7 artist access to studios, tools, and workshops

  • Access to professional meeting space

  • Listed on CU website with link

  • Shop safety training

  • Access to Programs, Workshops, Tours, and Demos

Studio Member Duration:
Studio Artist benefits are only active during
studio lease.

Studio Leases:  3-month

Rental Rates:  $1.50 sq ft for 3-month lease
                         $1.25 sq ft for 6-month lease
                         $1.00 sq ft for 9-month lease

 All studio artists must pay annual dues of $125 once accepted. 

Becoming a Monthly Artist Member at The CU is perfect for those who need access to tools and workshops, want to stay connected with other artists, but do not need micro-studio space.


  • Access to facility including tools and workshops

  • Day-use lockers

  • Shop safety training

  • Access to Programs, Workshops, Tours, and Demos

Notes:  The maximum number of Studio Artists at any given time is 15. Maximum number of Monthly Artists at any given time is currently estimated at 30. Rates may vary.

Learn more about becoming an artist at The CU.