EAC Presents ~ SAQA (Studio Art Quilt Associates)

SAQA

  • January 08, 2019
Ink, Wire & Paint

Bill Rutherford

Method to the Madness ~ Acrylic Pour Class

Ellen Furstner

  • April 11, 2018
  • 1:00 pm
Youth Art Works!

Youth Art Works!

Spring Exhibition: National Juried Show
  • April 27, 2018
Youth Art Works! Mentorship Program
  • April 21, 2018
“That’s Not Watercolor” – Watercolor Workshop

Randy Meador

  • May 02, 2018
  • 9:30am - 3:30pm
Colored Pencil Drawing

D.L. Zanetta

  • April 26, 2018
  • 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Upcoming Events
Youth Art Works! Mentorship Program
April 21, 2018
Our Youth Art Works! Teen Mentorship Program is entering the third year of providing Middle School and High School students a unique opportunity to work in a hands-on environment with professional artists. Working in small groups, students spend 25 – 30 hours per quarter learning specific art-making skills as well as connecting students to the...
Upcoming
Youth Art Works!
Youth Art Works!
April 21, 2018
Youth Art Works! Big Announcement Emerald Art Center is very excited to announce a big change in our Youth Art Works! Program that will become effective on April 7th, 2018. Our program for kids ages 6-12 will be getting a make-over! We will now be offering four week sessions of Building Progressive Foundations in Art!...
Upcoming
Colored Pencil Drawing
D.L. Zanetta
April 26, 2018
$15.00 per session Take a class with an experienced, award-winning artist teaching a colored pencil class. The purpose of the class is for a student to learn how to draw with colored pencils by exploring the different techniques. The instruction includes learning about colored pencil basic tools (paper, pencils etc), color theory, how to lay...
Upcoming
Spring Exhibition: National Juried Show
April 27, 2018
The Emerald Art Center announces their 13th Annual Emerald Spring Exhibition 2018, a fine art painting competition with $5,000 plus in Cash Awards. Best of Show $1,500; Gold Medal $1,000; Silver Medal $700; Bronze $500, People’s Choice Award $250 and others to be announced. This exhibition was conceived to recognize and reward excellence in fine...
Upcoming
“That’s Not Watercolor” – Watercolor Workshop
Randy Meador
May 2, 2018
“That’s Not Watercolor” – Watercolor Workshop with Randy Meador Randy Meador brings his high-energy, unorthodox workshop “That’s Not Watercolor” to EAC. This workshop will forever change how you view watercolor and maybe art altogether. Randy says, “This new workshop can at times resemble a stage show or stand up routine, and it’s a lot of...
Upcoming
$320.00
“Paint the Town Red, Yellow and Blue” – Any Media Workshop
Patti McNutt
May 9, 2018
“Paint the Town Red, Yellow and Blue” – Any Media Workshop with Patti McNutt May 9 to May 11, from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm $200 – $225 Practice the elements of plein air with Springfield, Oregon as your Muse. Discover how painting outdoors enhances your studio work. We will spend three days exploring gear, composition,...
Upcoming
$225.00
Second Friday Art Walk
May 11, 2018
We invite you to join Emerald Art Center the second Friday of each month for a lively evening of art in Springfield. Meet and greet our featured artists, learn from artist demos and enjoy and evening out on the town! For more information about the art walk, please visit the Downtown Springfield Second Friday Art...
Upcoming
Membership Meetings
EAC Membership Meetings
Come to the membership meetings and share your experiences!!! Network and learn from others!
Upcoming
“New Perspectives in Abstracts” – Mixed Media Workshop
Alx Fox
May 30, 2018
“New Perspectives in Abstracts” – Mixed Media Workshop with Alx Fox Loosen up and have an adventure. Join award winning painter and instructor Alx Fox for an exciting new workshop that will add new freshness to your art. Sharpen your critiquing skills allowing you to create a more vibrant and exciting painting. Instruction will be...
Upcoming
$320.00
“Exploring Abstractions in Pastel” – Pastel Workshop
Debora Stewart
June 6, 2018
“Exploring Abstractions in Pastel” – Pastel Workshop with Debora Stewart Have you always wanted to work abstractly but did not know how to begin? Then this workshop is for you! Debora Stewart will lead artists through a thorough process of developing abstractions from start to finish. This workshop will include intuitive and expressive exercises for...
Upcoming
$525.00
“Elements of Nature and Texture in Watercolor” – Workshop
Anji Grainger
June 15, 2018
“Elements of Nature and Texture in Watercolor” – Watercolor Workshop with Anji Grainger   Create dynamic, textured patterns in your watercolor paintings by employing non-traditional techniques using plant materials, herbs, legumes, salt, stones and other elements. See how watercolor pigments react and leave beautiful patterns on your paper. The workshop will also emphasize composition and...
Upcoming
$335.00
“Landscape Color and Composition” – Workshop
Don Andrews
June 27, 2018
“Landscape Color and Composition” — Watercolor Workshop with Don Andrews Learning to paint with watercolor should be fun! Don’s landscape workshop is geared specifically for artist’s eager to paint and study in a no-stress environment. Each day Don will address a major visual concern; light, color granulation, organizing nature and utilizing negative space are just...
Upcoming
$450.00
All Events
Youth Art Works! Mentorship Program
April 21, 2018
Our Youth Art Works! Teen Mentorship Program is entering the third year of providing Middle School and High School students a unique opportunity to work in a hands-on environment with professional artists. Working in small groups, students spend 25 – 30 hours per quarter learning specific art-making skills as well as connecting students to the...
Upcoming
Youth Art Works!
Youth Art Works!
April 21, 2018
Youth Art Works! Big Announcement Emerald Art Center is very excited to announce a big change in our Youth Art Works! Program that will become effective on April 7th, 2018. Our program for kids ages 6-12 will be getting a make-over! We will now be offering four week sessions of Building Progressive Foundations in Art!...
Upcoming
All Youth Events
Youth Art Works! Mentorship Program
April 21, 2018
Our Youth Art Works! Teen Mentorship Program is entering the third year of providing Middle School and High School students a unique opportunity to work in a hands-on environment with professional artists. Working in small groups, students spend 25 – 30 hours per quarter learning specific art-making skills as well as connecting students to the...
Upcoming
Concept to Creation Fashion Exhibition / Deadline Extended!
July 13, 2018
CALL TO ARTISTS! Concept to Creation Fashion Exhibition Emerald Art Center is looking for aspiring fashion designers in Oregon to participate in our first Concept to Creation fashion exhibition challenge; “Fashion for Every Body”. This challenge is open to men’s wear, women’s wear, persons with disabilities (wheelchair users, etc), any style, any body-type. This will...
Upcoming
Mayor’s Art Show
September 29, 2018
Images are from Jeffrey Bemis, Jan Lucking and Kody Dow. See below for Show dates
Upcoming
EAC Presents ~ SAQA (Studio Art Quilt Associates)
SAQA
January 8, 2019
  Emerald Art Center presents an exhibition of contemporary Art Quilts from SAQA (Studio Art Quilt Associates) Open to all Art Quilt Artists in the United States and Canada CONCEPT: FISSURES A fissure is simply a crack, an opening, a separation, a split. Other interpretations include vent, opening, breach, or cleft: A breach in the...
Upcoming
All Call to Artists Events
Membership Meetings
EAC Membership Meetings
Come to the membership meetings and share your experiences!!! Network and learn from others!
Upcoming
All Membership Meetings at EAC Events
Youth Art Works!
Youth Art Works!
April 21, 2018
Youth Art Works! Big Announcement Emerald Art Center is very excited to announce a big change in our Youth Art Works! Program that will become effective on April 7th, 2018. Our program for kids ages 6-12 will be getting a make-over! We will now be offering four week sessions of Building Progressive Foundations in Art!...
Upcoming
Colored Pencil Drawing
D.L. Zanetta
April 26, 2018
$15.00 per session Take a class with an experienced, award-winning artist teaching a colored pencil class. The purpose of the class is for a student to learn how to draw with colored pencils by exploring the different techniques. The instruction includes learning about colored pencil basic tools (paper, pencils etc), color theory, how to lay...
Upcoming
All Classes Events
“That’s Not Watercolor” – Watercolor Workshop
Randy Meador
May 2, 2018
“That’s Not Watercolor” – Watercolor Workshop with Randy Meador Randy Meador brings his high-energy, unorthodox workshop “That’s Not Watercolor” to EAC. This workshop will forever change how you view watercolor and maybe art altogether. Randy says, “This new workshop can at times resemble a stage show or stand up routine, and it’s a lot of...
Upcoming
$320.00
“Paint the Town Red, Yellow and Blue” – Any Media Workshop
Patti McNutt
May 9, 2018
“Paint the Town Red, Yellow and Blue” – Any Media Workshop with Patti McNutt May 9 to May 11, from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm $200 – $225 Practice the elements of plein air with Springfield, Oregon as your Muse. Discover how painting outdoors enhances your studio work. We will spend three days exploring gear, composition,...
Upcoming
$225.00
“New Perspectives in Abstracts” – Mixed Media Workshop
Alx Fox
May 30, 2018
“New Perspectives in Abstracts” – Mixed Media Workshop with Alx Fox Loosen up and have an adventure. Join award winning painter and instructor Alx Fox for an exciting new workshop that will add new freshness to your art. Sharpen your critiquing skills allowing you to create a more vibrant and exciting painting. Instruction will be...
Upcoming
$320.00
“Exploring Abstractions in Pastel” – Pastel Workshop
Debora Stewart
June 6, 2018
“Exploring Abstractions in Pastel” – Pastel Workshop with Debora Stewart Have you always wanted to work abstractly but did not know how to begin? Then this workshop is for you! Debora Stewart will lead artists through a thorough process of developing abstractions from start to finish. This workshop will include intuitive and expressive exercises for...
Upcoming
$525.00
“Elements of Nature and Texture in Watercolor” – Workshop
Anji Grainger
June 15, 2018
“Elements of Nature and Texture in Watercolor” – Watercolor Workshop with Anji Grainger   Create dynamic, textured patterns in your watercolor paintings by employing non-traditional techniques using plant materials, herbs, legumes, salt, stones and other elements. See how watercolor pigments react and leave beautiful patterns on your paper. The workshop will also emphasize composition and...
Upcoming
$335.00
“Landscape Color and Composition” – Workshop
Don Andrews
June 27, 2018
“Landscape Color and Composition” — Watercolor Workshop with Don Andrews Learning to paint with watercolor should be fun! Don’s landscape workshop is geared specifically for artist’s eager to paint and study in a no-stress environment. Each day Don will address a major visual concern; light, color granulation, organizing nature and utilizing negative space are just...
Upcoming
$450.00
“Keeping It Fresh, Making It Bold, Making It Yours” – Pastel Workshop
Molly Lipsher
September 6, 2018
“Keeping It Fresh, Making It Bold, Making It Yours” — Pastel Workshop with Molly Lipsher In this 3-day workshop taught by PSA Signature Pastelist, Molly Lipsher, you will focus on uncovering your unique vision to paint bold, fresh and intuitive paintings. In this workshop we will identify your very personal and unique approach, revealing that...
Upcoming
$390.00
“Stronger Design ‘Before and After'” – Mixed Media Workshop
Linda Rothchild Ollis
October 18, 2018
“Stronger Design ‘Before and After'” — Mixed Media Workshop with Linda Rothchild Ollis Artists will submit their digital image to Linda and she will show them in a step by step digital presentation how edits (done in Photoshop Elements) gives them options that will strengthen their design. They can see changes they might like to...
Upcoming
$320.00
“Play With Watercolors” – Workshop
Jo Dunnick
October 23, 2018
“Play with Watercolors” — Watercolor Workshop with Jo Dunnick “Play With Watercolor” pretty much sums up this workshop! During the first 3 days we will use a variety of techniques to apply the paint. Our challenge will be to encourage the colors to run and flow together to create interesting images and unusual shapes with...
Upcoming
$275.00
“Exploring Colored Pencil Potential” – Colored Pencil Workshop
Kristy Kutch
November 8, 2018
“Exploring Colored Pencil Potential” — Colored Pencil Workshop with Kristy Kutch Explore colored pencil potential, both traditional (non-watercolor) and watercolor pencils. Kristy brings a wealth of experience and a friendly, supportive attitude that bolsters everyone, beginner to veteran. Kristy guides students through many techniques, with frequent demonstrations and access to large demonstrator sets of pencils....
Upcoming
$320.00
“Travel Painting with Acrylics, Watercolor & Gouache” – Mixed Media Workshop
Patti McNutt
November 14, 2018
“Travel Painting with Acrylics, Watercolor & Gouache” — Mixed Media Workshop with Patti McNutt Explore the essentials of travel-painting! Learn how to plein air or studio paint with acrylic, watercolor, gouache, charcoal & ink. These highly portable mediums allow the artist to capture the world around them with a minimum of fuss and a maximum...
Upcoming
$225.00
All Workshops Events
Spring Exhibition: National Juried Show
April 27, 2018
The Emerald Art Center announces their 13th Annual Emerald Spring Exhibition 2018, a fine art painting competition with $5,000 plus in Cash Awards. Best of Show $1,500; Gold Medal $1,000; Silver Medal $700; Bronze $500, People’s Choice Award $250 and others to be announced. This exhibition was conceived to recognize and reward excellence in fine...
Upcoming
Second Friday Art Walk
May 11, 2018
We invite you to join Emerald Art Center the second Friday of each month for a lively evening of art in Springfield. Meet and greet our featured artists, learn from artist demos and enjoy and evening out on the town! For more information about the art walk, please visit the Downtown Springfield Second Friday Art...
Upcoming
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