“Essential Acrylic Techniques” ~ November 2, 2018, 11 am ~ 3 pm

Corrine Loomis Dietz

  • November 02, 2018
  • 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
PhotoZone Gallery ~ 30th Annual Juried Photography Show
  • July 05, 2018
  • 11:00 am
  • July 27, 2018
“Digital Story Telling” Workshop for Girls ages 11-17 ~ Beginning September 25, 2018

Erica Goss

  • September 25, 2018
  • 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Call to Artists! Whiteaker Printmakers ~ “Pressing Matters ~ 2018” Exhibition

Click on CallforEntry.org for details ~ Submission Deadline September 2, 2018

  • November 06, 2018
  • November 30, 2018
“The Magic of Silk Painting” ~ A 2 day class

Linda Swindle

  • August 08, 2018
  • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
iPhoneography ~ “Spirit of Autumn” a 6 week class

Sandy Brown Jensen

  • September 19, 2018
  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Call To Artists! ~ Deadline for Entry is August 1, 2018

Jerry Williams

Photography at the Emerald: 3rd Annual Autumn Exhibition
  • August 28, 2018
  • 11:00 am
  • September 28, 2018
Ecography: Nature in Writing & Writing with Nature

Catt Foy

  • September 22, 2018
  • 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
EAC Presents ~ “Fissures” an International Art Quilt Show of US and Canada Artists

Call for Artists ~ Entry Deadline: January 8, 2019

Upcoming Events
EAC Presents ~ “Fissures” an International Art Quilt Show of US and Canada Artists
May 1, 2018
Emerald Art Center presents an exhibition of contemporary Art Quilts 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 space/time continuum, or a black hole. A...
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PhotoZone Gallery ~ 30th Annual Juried Photography Show
July 5, 2018
PhotoZone Gallery  30th Annual Juried Photography Show For complete entry instructions visit the PhotoZone Blogspot at: http://photozonegallery.blogspot.com Cash prizes, plus other prizes from our business sponsors Limit 2 prints per person – Fee due on delivery Bring prints framed with hanging wire only (no tape and string or sawtooth hangers) to: Emerald Art Center, 500...
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Youth Art Works Teen Mentorship Studio!
Youth Art Works Teen Studio!
July 28, 2018
Youth Art Works Teen Studio! Our Youth Art Works! Teen Studio 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...
Upcoming
Figure Drawing
July 25, 2018
Figurative drawing sessions have a model who at the end of each session chooses her favorite drawing for display in the gallery for the week. Cost per session is $6.00 for 2 1/2 hours of drawing. Every Wednesday evening 6:30 – 9:00 pm
Upcoming
Art Drop Off and Pick-Up for Members
July 28, 2018
July 28th @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Upcoming
Youth Art Works! Studio
July 28, 2018
July’s lessons focus on Monochromatic (black and white) art! Studio Art Classes for kids ages 6 – 12 years. Saturdays 1 – 3pm There are 4 sessions for the month of July, totaling $20.00 for the month. $5.00 per session, per child goes to help defray the cost of the instructor’s and supplies. Thank you!...
Upcoming
“The Magic of Silk Painting” ~ A 2 day class
Linda Swindle
August 8, 2018
Did you know that silk is one of the oldest and most durable fabrics? It is bug-proof, heat proof, colorfast and remains soft and luxurious. It takes dye beautifully and due to its qualities of transparency and shimmer, amazing artwork is the result. Touching a paintbrush filled with vibrant color to a piece of stretched...
Upcoming
$240.00
Second Friday Art Walk
August 10, 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 ~ Begin at 6:30 pm on the third Tuesday of each month
August 21, 2018 – 6:30 pm – 8 pm, TBD September 18, 2018 – 6:30 pm – 8 pm, Corrine Loomis Dietz, will provide a FREE Lecture and demonstration with GOLDEN Acrylic Paints. “The GOLDEN A to Z of Acrylics”: This lecture packs in a ton of valuable information about acrylics, guiding listeners through the...
Upcoming
Photography at the Emerald: 3rd Annual Autumn Exhibition
August 28, 2018
Photography at the Emerald: 3rd Annual Autumn Exhibition ~ 2018 The Emerald Art Center announces Photography at the Emerald: 3rd Annual Autumn Exhibition – 2018, a juried fine art photography competition with more than $4000 in Cash Awards. Up to 90 photographs from artists in the Pacific Northwest, and across the country will be on...
Upcoming
iPhoneography ~ “Spirit of Autumn” a 6 week class
Sandy Brown Jensen
September 19, 2018
You are invited to join Sandy Brown Jensen for a six week class in the FINE, FUN ART OF iPhoneography. The cost for the 6 week course is $150 We will be celebrating the SPIRIT OF AUTUMN using our iPhones. Wherever you are in your iPhone-as-art journey, this class will take you to your next...
Upcoming
$150.00
Ecography: Nature in Writing & Writing with Nature
Catt Foy
September 22, 2018
Ecography: Nature in Writing & Writing with Nature Literally, “nature writing”, Ecography is a term coined to represent the appearance and incorporation of the natural world in all kinds of writing. Fiction, non-fiction, poetry, drama, and other kinds of literature can benefit from the inclusion of the many aspects of nature: season, time, geography, flora,...
Upcoming
$35.00
All Events
Youth Art Works Teen Mentorship Studio!
Youth Art Works Teen Studio!
July 28, 2018
Youth Art Works Teen Studio! Our Youth Art Works! Teen Studio 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...
Upcoming
Youth Art Works! Studio
July 28, 2018
July’s lessons focus on Monochromatic (black and white) art! Studio Art Classes for kids ages 6 – 12 years. Saturdays 1 – 3pm There are 4 sessions for the month of July, totaling $20.00 for the month. $5.00 per session, per child goes to help defray the cost of the instructor’s and supplies. Thank you!...
Upcoming
“Digital Story Telling” Workshop for Girls ages 11-17 ~ Beginning September 25, 2018
Erica Goss
September 25, 2018
What is Digital Storytelling? A digital story is a short, personal narrative combining creative writing, video and sound. Digital Storytelling begins with the written and oral traditions, and transforms those into a 3-5 minute video. Digital stories can be personal, instructional, demonstrations, statements of social awareness, or any story the student wants to tell. Digital...
Upcoming
All Youth Events
EAC Presents ~ “Fissures” an International Art Quilt Show of US and Canada Artists
May 1, 2018
Emerald Art Center presents an exhibition of contemporary Art Quilts 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 space/time continuum, or a black hole. A...
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Mayor’s Art Show
September 29, 2018
Images are from Jeffrey Bemis, Jan Lucking and Kody Dow. See below for Show dates: October 5 – November 2, 2018 Thank you to all the Mayor’s Art Show Sponsors:
Upcoming
Call to Artists! Whiteaker Printmakers ~ “Pressing Matters ~ 2018” Exhibition
Click on CallforEntry.org for details ~ Submission Deadline September 2, 2018
November 6, 2018
Whiteaker Printmakers and Emerald Art Center are reuniting to present another juried printmaking exhibition, “Pressing Matters 2018”, appearing November 6-30 in Springfield, OR. All traditional printmaking techniques are eligible for entry. Artists may submit up to three original prints in any traditional printmaking technique: etching, monotype, mezzotint, woodcut, linocut, screen print, etc. These must be...
Upcoming
All Call to Artists Events
Photography at the Emerald: 3rd Annual Autumn Exhibition
August 28, 2018
Photography at the Emerald: 3rd Annual Autumn Exhibition ~ 2018 The Emerald Art Center announces Photography at the Emerald: 3rd Annual Autumn Exhibition – 2018, a juried fine art photography competition with more than $4000 in Cash Awards. Up to 90 photographs from artists in the Pacific Northwest, and across the country will be on...
Upcoming
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Membership Meetings
EAC Membership Meetings ~ Begin at 6:30 pm on the third Tuesday of each month
August 21, 2018 – 6:30 pm – 8 pm, TBD September 18, 2018 – 6:30 pm – 8 pm, Corrine Loomis Dietz, will provide a FREE Lecture and demonstration with GOLDEN Acrylic Paints. “The GOLDEN A to Z of Acrylics”: This lecture packs in a ton of valuable information about acrylics, guiding listeners through the...
Upcoming
All Membership Meetings at EAC Events
PhotoZone Gallery ~ 30th Annual Juried Photography Show
July 5, 2018
PhotoZone Gallery  30th Annual Juried Photography Show For complete entry instructions visit the PhotoZone Blogspot at: http://photozonegallery.blogspot.com Cash prizes, plus other prizes from our business sponsors Limit 2 prints per person – Fee due on delivery Bring prints framed with hanging wire only (no tape and string or sawtooth hangers) to: Emerald Art Center, 500...
Now
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Youth Art Works Teen Mentorship Studio!
Youth Art Works Teen Studio!
July 28, 2018
Youth Art Works Teen Studio! Our Youth Art Works! Teen Studio 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...
Upcoming
Figure Drawing
July 25, 2018
Figurative drawing sessions have a model who at the end of each session chooses her favorite drawing for display in the gallery for the week. Cost per session is $6.00 for 2 1/2 hours of drawing. Every Wednesday evening 6:30 – 9:00 pm
Upcoming
Youth Art Works! Studio
July 28, 2018
July’s lessons focus on Monochromatic (black and white) art! Studio Art Classes for kids ages 6 – 12 years. Saturdays 1 – 3pm There are 4 sessions for the month of July, totaling $20.00 for the month. $5.00 per session, per child goes to help defray the cost of the instructor’s and supplies. Thank you!...
Upcoming
“The Magic of Silk Painting” ~ A 2 day class
Linda Swindle
August 8, 2018
Did you know that silk is one of the oldest and most durable fabrics? It is bug-proof, heat proof, colorfast and remains soft and luxurious. It takes dye beautifully and due to its qualities of transparency and shimmer, amazing artwork is the result. Touching a paintbrush filled with vibrant color to a piece of stretched...
Upcoming
$240.00
iPhoneography ~ “Spirit of Autumn” a 6 week class
Sandy Brown Jensen
September 19, 2018
You are invited to join Sandy Brown Jensen for a six week class in the FINE, FUN ART OF iPhoneography. The cost for the 6 week course is $150 We will be celebrating the SPIRIT OF AUTUMN using our iPhones. Wherever you are in your iPhone-as-art journey, this class will take you to your next...
Upcoming
$150.00
Ecography: Nature in Writing & Writing with Nature
Catt Foy
September 22, 2018
Ecography: Nature in Writing & Writing with Nature Literally, “nature writing”, Ecography is a term coined to represent the appearance and incorporation of the natural world in all kinds of writing. Fiction, non-fiction, poetry, drama, and other kinds of literature can benefit from the inclusion of the many aspects of nature: season, time, geography, flora,...
Upcoming
$35.00
“Essential Acrylic Techniques” ~ November 2, 2018, 11 am ~ 3 pm
Corrine Loomis Dietz
November 2, 2018
“Essential Acrylic Techniques” ~ November 2, 2018 ~ 11 am ~ 3 pm ~ $105 There will be a lecture and demo about GOLDEN Acrylics at the EAC member’s meeting, July 17 @ 6:30 pm. If you sign up for this class at the meeting, you will receive a $10 discount! Have you ever wanted...
Upcoming
$105.00
iPhoneography ~ “Spirit of the Holidays” ~ 6 Week Course ~  November 7-December 12
Sandy Brown Jensen
November 7, 2018
As the season darkens and the days get shorter, join Sandy Brown Jensen in a six-week course in the Fine, Fun art of iPhoneography celebrating THE SPIRIT OF THE HOLIDAYS starring your wonderful photographs. We will think about how to see and photograph the traditional holiday sights with new eyes. We will keep a photographer’s...
Upcoming
$150.00
All Classes Events
“Digital Story Telling” Workshop for Girls ages 11-17 ~ Beginning September 25, 2018
Erica Goss
September 25, 2018
What is Digital Storytelling? A digital story is a short, personal narrative combining creative writing, video and sound. Digital Storytelling begins with the written and oral traditions, and transforms those into a 3-5 minute video. Digital stories can be personal, instructional, demonstrations, statements of social awareness, or any story the student wants to tell. Digital...
Upcoming
“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
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Second Friday Art Walk
August 10, 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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