Now Showing ~ “Expressions of a Creative Heart, Mind and Soul”

Renee Wright ~ Featured Member Artist

  • July 31, 2018
  • 11:00 am
  • August 24, 2018
EAC Presents ~ “Fissures” an International Art Quilt Show of US and Canada Artists

Call for Artists ~ Entry Deadline: January 8, 2019

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

Corrine Loomis Dietz

  • November 02, 2018
  • 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
“Digital Story Telling” Workshop for Girls ages 11-17 ~ Beginning September 25, 2018

Erica Goss

  • September 25, 2018
  • 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
iPhoneography ~ “Spirit of Autumn” a 6 week class

Sandy Brown Jensen

  • September 19, 2018
  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 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
iPhoneography ~ “Spirit of the Holidays” ~ 6 Week Course ~ November 7-December 12

Sandy Brown Jensen

  • November 07, 2018
  • 2:00 pm
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
Youth Art Works Teen Mentorship Studio!

Youth Art Works Teen Studio!

  • August 18, 2018
  • 3:00 pm
Upcoming Events
Now Showing ~ “Expressions of a Creative Heart, Mind and Soul”
Renee Wright ~ Featured Member Artist
July 31, 2018
The featured member artist this month is Renee Wright. Her show is called; “Expressions of a Creative Heart, Mind and Soul” EAC is also showing “Travels to an Edge”. Photographs by Stu Levy (Scotland), Susie Morrill (Cuba), and Jerry Jump. Stu Levy ~ Cemetary Cille Choirille, Scotland
Now
“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, October 16 @ 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
“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
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
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
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
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
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
Membership Meetings
EAC Membership Meetings ~ Begin at 6:30 pm on the third Tuesday of each month
August 21, 2018 ~ TBD September 15, 2018 ~ BBQ and Pot Luck at Lively Park, Springfield, OR 11am ~ 2pm 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...
Upcoming
EAC Presents ~ “Fissures” an International Art Quilt Show of US and Canada Artists
March 5, 2019
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...
Upcoming
Youth Art Works Teen Mentorship Studio!
Youth Art Works Teen Studio!
August 18, 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...
Today
“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
All 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
Youth Art Works Teen Mentorship Studio!
Youth Art Works Teen Studio!
August 18, 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...
Today
Youth Art Works! Studio
August 18, 2018
August’s Lesson is, Reactive Pigments/Metallics, Interferance & Glow in the Dark! Studio Art Classes for kids ages 6 – 12 years. Saturdays 1 – 3pm There are 4 sessions for the month of July, The suggested donation is $5.00 per session, per child. This donation goes to help defray the cost of the instructor’s and...
Today
All Youth Events
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
EAC Presents ~ “Fissures” an International Art Quilt Show of US and Canada Artists
March 5, 2019
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...
Upcoming
Mayor’s Art Show
September 29, 2018
Image is from Janice Van Camp ~ 2017 Mayor’s Choice See below for Show dates: October 5 – November 2, 2018 Mayor’s Art Show Brochure: MASbrochure2018final Thank you to all the Mayor’s Art Show Sponsors:            
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
All Special Events Events
Membership Meetings
EAC Membership Meetings ~ Begin at 6:30 pm on the third Tuesday of each month
August 21, 2018 ~ TBD September 15, 2018 ~ BBQ and Pot Luck at Lively Park, Springfield, OR 11am ~ 2pm 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...
Upcoming
All Membership Meetings at EAC Events
Now Showing ~ “Expressions of a Creative Heart, Mind and Soul”
Renee Wright ~ Featured Member Artist
July 31, 2018
The featured member artist this month is Renee Wright. Her show is called; “Expressions of a Creative Heart, Mind and Soul” EAC is also showing “Travels to an Edge”. Photographs by Stu Levy (Scotland), Susie Morrill (Cuba), and Jerry Jump. Stu Levy ~ Cemetary Cille Choirille, Scotland
Now
All Now Showing Events
“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, October 16 @ 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 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
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
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
Youth Art Works Teen Mentorship Studio!
Youth Art Works Teen Studio!
August 18, 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...
Today
Youth Art Works! Studio
August 18, 2018
August’s Lesson is, Reactive Pigments/Metallics, Interferance & Glow in the Dark! Studio Art Classes for kids ages 6 – 12 years. Saturdays 1 – 3pm There are 4 sessions for the month of July, The suggested donation is $5.00 per session, per child. This donation goes to help defray the cost of the instructor’s and...
Today
Figure Drawing
August 22, 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
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
“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
“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
“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
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Second Friday Art Walk
September 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...
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