“Pressing Matters 2018” – Whiteaker Printmakers’ second juried printmaking exhibition
  • November 06, 2018
  • November 30, 2018
“On The Sidelines” – Diane Ketelsen digital photography
  • November 06, 2018
  • November 30, 2018
Shop Small Business Saturday ~ November 24, 2018
iPhoneography ~ “Spirit of the Holidays” ~ 6 Week Course ~ November 7-December 12

Sandy Brown Jensen

  • November 21, 2018
  • 2:00 pm
EAC Presents ~ “Fissures” an International Art Quilt Show of US and Canada Artists
  • March 05, 2019
  • March 30, 2019
Youth Art Works Teen Mentorship Studio!

Youth Art Works Teen Studio!

  • October 20, 2018
  • 3:00 pm
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“On The Sidelines” – Diane Ketelsen digital photography
November 6, 2018
Important New Work Diane Ketelsen’s black and white digital photo essay is something you don’t see very often. The artist has managed to turn herself inside out on film, to the extent that such a feat is humanly possible. Surprises are many, ranging from the soft, subtly lit volumes bearing discordant sharp edges in a...
Now
“Pressing Matters 2018” – Whiteaker Printmakers’ second juried printmaking exhibition
November 6, 2018
The Emerald Art Center presents: “Pressing Matters 2018,” Whiteaker Printmakers’ second juried printmaking exhibition. Thirty contemporary works selected by juror Margaret Prentice will showcase traditional printmaking techniques including etching, monotype, mezzotint, woodcut, linocut, screenprinting, and lithography. Learn more at the Whiteaker Printmakers’ website release catalog Also showing is “On the Sidelines” photographs by featured member,...
Now
“Form, Function, and Design” Ginny McVickar Textile Works
December 3, 2018
“Form, Function, and Design” Emerald Art Center December 3 – January 5.  Opening Reception December 14 There are certain mathematical arrangements and patterns that are appealing to the human eye.  One factor is the presence of repetitive patterns called fractals. Another is a mathematical formula known as the Fibonacci Formula, or the Golden Ratio, that...
Upcoming
“Fairy Tale Quilts” International Art Quilters’ Challenge traveling exhibit
December 3, 2018
World Fairy Tale Quilts Emerald Art Center, December 3 through January 5.  Opening Reception: December 14th The exhibit features 90 art quilters from the USA, Japan and France, each representing one of 30 Fairy Tales in a piece of fiber art. The result is 90 small quilts, hung vertically on panels for each Fairy Tale,...
Upcoming
Whiteaker Printmakers ~ “Pressing Matters ~ 2018” Exhibition
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...
Now
iPhoneography ~ “Spirit of the Holidays” ~ 6 Week Course ~  November 7-December 12
Sandy Brown Jensen
November 21, 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
Membership Meetings
EAC Membership Meetings ~ Begin at 6:30 pm on the third Tuesday of each month
October 16, 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 basics while opening up new possibilities. Gain information about mineral...
Upcoming
EAC Presents ~ “Fissures” an International Art Quilt Show of US and Canada Artists
March 5, 2019
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 long narrow opening in rock. A volcanic fissure might spew lava, steam or smoke. A biological fissure may be a split or...
Upcoming
“Travel Painting with Acrylics, Watercolor & Gouache” – Mixed Media Workshop
Patti McNutt
November 16, 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
Meraki Spirit and Arts Fair
January 26, 2019
Meraki Spirit Fair application 2019 corrected FINAL Click on the link above for an application to be a part of the Meraki Spirit and Arts Fair. Bring it in, along with your payment, to Emerald Art Center, 500 Main St., Springfield, OR 97477.  Phone: 541-726-8595 We will be featuring intuitive and creative arts on Saturday,...
Upcoming
Art Drop Off and Pick-Up for Members
December 1, 2018
November 3rd, Intake only @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Upcoming
Second Friday Art Walk
December 14, 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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EAC Presents ~ “Fissures” an International Art Quilt Show of US and Canada Artists
March 5, 2019
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 long narrow opening in rock. A volcanic fissure might spew lava, steam or smoke. A biological fissure may be a split or...
Upcoming
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Whiteaker Printmakers ~ “Pressing Matters ~ 2018” Exhibition
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...
Now
Meraki Spirit and Arts Fair
January 26, 2019
Meraki Spirit Fair application 2019 corrected FINAL Click on the link above for an application to be a part of the Meraki Spirit and Arts Fair. Bring it in, along with your payment, to Emerald Art Center, 500 Main St., Springfield, OR 97477.  Phone: 541-726-8595 We will be featuring intuitive and creative arts on Saturday,...
Upcoming
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iPhoneography ~ “Spirit of the Holidays” ~ 6 Week Course ~  November 7-December 12
Sandy Brown Jensen
November 21, 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
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“Travel Painting with Acrylics, Watercolor & Gouache” – Mixed Media Workshop
Patti McNutt
November 16, 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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“Fairy Tale Quilts” International Art Quilters’ Challenge traveling exhibit
December 3, 2018
World Fairy Tale Quilts Emerald Art Center, December 3 through January 5.  Opening Reception: December 14th The exhibit features 90 art quilters from the USA, Japan and France, each representing one of 30 Fairy Tales in a piece of fiber art. The result is 90 small quilts, hung vertically on panels for each Fairy Tale,...
Upcoming
“Form, Function, and Design” Ginny McVickar Textile Works
December 3, 2018
“Form, Function, and Design” Emerald Art Center December 3 – January 5.  Opening Reception December 14 There are certain mathematical arrangements and patterns that are appealing to the human eye.  One factor is the presence of repetitive patterns called fractals. Another is a mathematical formula known as the Fibonacci Formula, or the Golden Ratio, that...
Upcoming
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“On The Sidelines” – Diane Ketelsen digital photography
November 6, 2018
Important New Work Diane Ketelsen’s black and white digital photo essay is something you don’t see very often. The artist has managed to turn herself inside out on film, to the extent that such a feat is humanly possible. Surprises are many, ranging from the soft, subtly lit volumes bearing discordant sharp edges in a...
Now
“Pressing Matters 2018” – Whiteaker Printmakers’ second juried printmaking exhibition
November 6, 2018
The Emerald Art Center presents: “Pressing Matters 2018,” Whiteaker Printmakers’ second juried printmaking exhibition. Thirty contemporary works selected by juror Margaret Prentice will showcase traditional printmaking techniques including etching, monotype, mezzotint, woodcut, linocut, screenprinting, and lithography. Learn more at the Whiteaker Printmakers’ website release catalog Also showing is “On the Sidelines” photographs by featured member,...
Now
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EAC Membership Meetings ~ Begin at 6:30 pm on the third Tuesday of each month
October 16, 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 basics while opening up new possibilities. Gain information about mineral...
Upcoming
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Second Friday Art Walk
December 14, 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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