Welcome!

Welcome to Potluck Creative Arts — entertaining, enlightening and inspiring by fostering creativity and self-expression.

Simply MusicMaster Simply Music Teacher Mark S. Meritt
New York’s most experienced teacher of this method

Piano lessons in person and live online via videoconference using the revolutionary Simply Music method
Play with Simply MusicConvenient and affordable short-term Beginner Piano Workshops, including Play with Simply Music, an online self-study intro to Simply Music presented by Master Teachers Mark S. Meritt & Robin Keehn!
Songs By YouWrite original songs — even if you’ve never written a song before — even if you’ve never played a musical instrument before – in about the time it takes to watch a movie, no matter where you are in the world. Visit SongsByYou.com to learn more!
“Pop-UpSing along to your requests and even do live piano-accompanied karaoke. At a club or your own private party/event, it’s tons of fun for everyone! Visit Pop-Up Piano Bar to learn more!

Take advantage of Potluck’s unique music, arts and creativity services, many of which involve opportunities for you to participate, collaborate and learn, some from anywhere in the world. Several are based on the innovative process of Appreciative Inquiry (AI):

Discover all the original artistic works and stories resulting from Potluck’s services, and subscribe to their podcasts and feeds, by visiting the Creations Collection.

Also, browse through the Resources archive to help you learn about creativity and how to express yourself through your own life.

Enjoy looking around!