Steve Schwartz founded the Art of Tea shop

The Art of Tea with Master Blender Steve Schwartz

Meet the master tea blender and founder of Art of Tea, an online purveyor of loose leaf teas, tea bags, teaware and gifts based in Los Angeles.


Steve will share his background and passion for the alchemy of combining herbs and botanicals and discuss ceremonial teas, with a focus on matcha. Since founding Art of Tea in 2004, Steve’s drive and passion for expanding people’s knowledge of the history of tea has led to exponential growth and relationships with brands, acclaimed chefs and restaurants such as Google, Wolfgang Puck, Adam Perry Lang, Rustic Canyon Group, Craft Los Angeles, Vera Wang, Slack, The Peninsula Hotels, Huntington Gardens and more.