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Art really is for everyone here at the Visual Art Center. There are classes and workshops  in a variety of mediums to capture the imagination of any dabbling, budding, emerging or practicing artist. Teens can find the Youth Drawing class under the Youth programs but teens wanting more can talk to PCAA staff about enrollment in an adult course. 

View the current brochure PCAA_WinterSpringBro17.pdf

HOW TO SIGN UP

It is easy! Visit the Make Art Page that fits your needs to findyour perfect experience or search below  for the class or workshop you want and register online today! 

Don't want to do it online? Give us a call or stop by the center. 

Our Instructors

Erin Abney Adam Fields

Caitlin Cartwright Irene Friedman 

Robert Coveney Ann Morgan

Deb Crumbaker Joe Prescher

Carrie Davis Gail Springer

Kelsey Daugherty

Classes, Workshops & More!

    • 30 May 2017
    • 11:00 AM
    • 31 Aug 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • Preble County Art Association


    Kids Summer Special  

    Every day May 30-August 31  

    11am-6pm  

    No sitting fees for kids under 18! 

    Need a fun and creative activity for kids now that schools out?  We've got you covered! Bring them in for painted pottery with no sitting fees all day long for the whole Summer, 5/30-8/31! 



    No registration is required for this event.  Just show up!

    • 1 Jun 2017
    • 28 Jul 2017
    • Preble County Art Association

    Calling all artists of all ages and all mediums! The Preble County Fair Art Show is just around the corner and online registration through THE FAIR OFFICE has begun. Remember that you can enter work up through drop of times. Drop off dates and times are July 27th, 4pm-7pm and July 28th, 10am-3pm AT THE FAIR in the VISUAL ART BUILDING. All details can be found in the Fair Book or on the Fair Website. 

    • 20 Jul 2017
    • 22 Sep 2017
    • Art Center
    Registration is closed

    Annual Juried Show 

    July 20-September 22  

    Arts Night/ Opening: Thursday, July 20, 4pm-8pm

    Entries will be accepted in multiple mediums including but not limited to: Oil, Acrylic, Watercolor, Drawing, Photography, Printmaking, Pastel, Mixed-Media, Sculpture, Wood, Textiles and Pottery. 2-D works must be framed with a hanging wire. Pedestals for 3-D works are limited; however, we will do our best to accommodate them. Works must be presentable, completely finished and ready to exhibit. Work must fit through a standard size door. The PCAA staff has the right to reject any work not properly prepared for display. This exhibition is open to all artists 18 years and older. Work must be available for the entire exhibit.  Works previously exhibited at the Visual Art Center are NOT eligible. This is a JURIED exhibit and all works will be juried in. Not all submissions will be accepted.

    Digital entries are due June 23rd and can be emailed to classes@preblearts.org

    In person drop offs are July 6-7 11am-6pm.

    *If you are submitting more than 3 pieces, chose the "add guest" option for up to two additional works.

    Please fill out the attached form to submit with entries 

    Entry Form Only, 2017.pdf

    • 20 Jul 2017
    • 22 Sep 2017
    • Art Center

    Annual Juried Show 

    July 20-September 22  

    Arts Night/ Opening: Thursday, July 20, 4pm-8pm

    Entries are exhibited in multiple mediums including but not limited to: Oil, Acrylic, Watercolor, Drawing, Photography, Printmaking, Pastel, Mixed-Media, Sculpture, Wood, Textiles and Pottery 

    • 29 Jul 2017
    • 5 Aug 2017
    • Preble County Art Association

    ART AT THE FAIR! The Visual Art Building is located at the end of the midway just before you get to the rides.  Face painting is offered everyday and donations are accepted. Artists will be doing demonstrations Sunday, Tuesday, and Thursday at 12pm and Monday and Wednesday at 4pm. 

    Our building hours are:

    Sat, July 28: after judging (approx 2pm) - 8pm

    Sunday July 29: 10am-8pm

    Monday- Friday: 10am-6pm

    Items released Saturday 10am-2pm


    • 11 Aug 2017
    • Preble County Art Association

    Calling all artists, clubs, businesses, churches and more! Want to paint a pig this year for the annual Oinkers for Art, a collaboration between the PCAA and the Preble County Pork Festival? It's easy, just submit your design by August 11 to be considered. 

    CLICK HERE FOR THE ENTRY FORM

    • 18 Aug 2017
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 22


    Unwind and Create

    Friday

    Aug 18 Summer Nights with Lisa Wise

    6:30pm-8:30pm

    $20 member, $30 non-member


    Unwind and create a work of art while having fun with friends. The Art Center provides all the supplies you need while you provide the creative spirit! These events are open to adults and teens. Those under 16 should be accompanied by an adult. Those over 21 years old may bring an adult beverage but will be carded.



    • 24 Aug 2017
    • 25 Aug 2017
    • Visual Art Center

    We are partnering again with Henny Penny to outfit their corporate office with artwork from our region. Artwork will be installed for one year. This is a juried process and there is no fee to enter. Learn how to enter HERE.  All entries are due August 25th. 

    • 24 Aug 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15
    Registration is closed


    The Hook and Needle Club 

    Every Fourth Thursday, 6-8pm  

    5/25, 6/22, 8/24 

    Free for PCAA members  

    A night for yarn crafters, quilters, and more.   All are welcome!  Just bring your own project and join in. BYOB if desired. Share. Learn. Create. Socialize.  The Hook and Needle club meets the fourth Thursday of every month.  You must be a member of the art center but participation is free!  Not a member?  Join starting as low as $25. 


    • 26 Aug 2017
    • 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Preble County Fair Grounds- Rabbit Barn

    The PCAA and the Preble County Pork Festival are back at it again! Pigs will be painted on August 26th at the Preble County Fair Grounds Rabbit Barn. Please check back mid-August to find out who will be painting this year! Want to enter? Follow this link. 

    • 5 Sep 2017
    • 1:00 PM
    • 19 Dec 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • Preble County Art Association


    Toddler Tuesdays Special  

    Every Tuesday through Dec 19

    Tuesdays, 1pm-6pm  

    No Sitting Fees for kids under 5!



    No registration is required for this event.  Just show up!

    • 8 Sep 2017
    • 11:00 AM
    • 21 Dec 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • Preble County Art Association


    Thankful Thursdays Special  

    Every Thursday through Dec 21

    Thursdays, 1pm-6pm  

    50% off all sitting fees at the Clay Cafe



    No registration is required for this event.  Just show up!

    • 9 Sep 2017
    • 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 20


    Beginners Crochet Headband 

    Carlena Ross 

    Saturday, Sep 9 

    10:30am-1:30pm 

    $30 members $40 non members 

    Here's your chance to get involved in crochet! This beginners workshop will guide participants through the basics and you will create a fun headband! Participants will need to bring a skein of 4 ply yarn.  Hooks will be provided. 





    • 14 Sep 2017
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15


    Art Explorations

    Robert Coveney

    Thursdays

    Meets every Thursday for 6 weeks

    2pm-4pm

    9/14-10/19

    $75 member, $100 non-member

    This class is multi-media and is designed to give students personal guidance through the project of their choice.  Students are responsible for choosing their subject matter and any needed supplies.



    • 14 Sep 2017
    • 3:00 PM
    • 19 Oct 2017
    • 5:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 8


    Adult Ceramics  

    Gail Springer  

    Thursdays  

    Day: 3pm-5pm 


     9/14-10/19 

    $75 members, $100 non-members  

    This class is great for beginners as well as those with wheel experience.  The small class sizes and tailored individual attention from the instructor help students learn and improve no matter their skill level.  Participants will learn a variety of wheel and hand building techniques. 

    *Glaze and firing is included. Clay must be purchased through the PCAA at $30/bag. Students enrolled in ceramics classes can use studio when available, for up to two weeks after the end of class   Please see PCAA staff for details. 






    • 14 Sep 2017
    • 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15

    Youth Drawing

    Robert Coveney

    Thursdays

    Meets every Thursday for 6 weeks

    9/14-10/19

    4:30-5:30

    Perfect for teens

    $60 member $80 non-member

    Perfect for finding the talents of budding young artists. This class will teach them perspective, modeling, shading and more


    • 14 Sep 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15


    Adult Painting  

    Erin Abney  

    Thursdays 

    6pm-8pm  

    9/14-10/19 

    $85 members, $110 non-members All materials included  

    This class will guide you through fundamentals of painting.  The project-based course will introduce key design principles and then incorporate them into finished acrylic paintings.  Participants will complete 2-3 paintings per session. 




    • 14 Sep 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • 19 Oct 2017
    • 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 8


    Adult Ceramics  

    Gail Springer  

    Thursdays  

    Evening: 6pm-8pm


     9/14-10/19 

    $75 members, $100 non-members  

    This class is great for beginners as well as those with wheel experience.  The small class sizes and tailored individual attention from the instructor help students learn and improve no matter their skill level.  Participants will learn a variety of wheel and hand building techniques. 

    *Glaze and firing is included. Clay must be purchased through the PCAA at $30/bag. Students enrolled in ceramics classes can use studio when available, for up to two weeks after the end of class   Please see PCAA staff for details. 






    • 15 Sep 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 24


    Unwind and Create


    Friday, 15-Sep

    Fiona with Robert Coveney 

    6pm-8pm 

    $20 members, $30 non-members  

    Unwind and create a work of art while having fun with friends. The Art Center provides all the supplies you need while you provide the creative spirit! These events are open to adults and teens. Those under 16 should be accompanied by an adult.  Wine will be available for purchase. 

    *If you are a parent registering for Unwind and Create, you can sign up one or more children at the same time for Kid's Unwind and get $5 off your total! To be eligible you must register in person with PCAA staff.  Offer only valid at time of registration.


    • 16 Sep 2017
    • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15


    Family Art

    Saturday,Sep 16

    Painted Pottery Rainbow Mug

    11am-12pm

    $10 member $12 non-member

    Parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles, grab your favorite kid or two and enjoy time together creating cool projects that the family will cherish. Each month is something new and always fun! Only adults helping children 3 and under are permitted for free. All others must join the fun!




    • 28 Sep 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15
    Registration is closed


    The Hook and Needle Club 

    Every Fourth Thursday, 6-8pm  

    (With holiday exceptions) 

    9/28, 10/26, 11/30 12/21 

    6-8pm 

    Free for members 

    Share. Learn. Create. Socialize.  A night for yarn crafters, quilters, and more.   All are welcome!  Just bring your own project and join in. BYOB if desired.  The Hook and Needle club meets the fourth Thursday of every month.  You must be a member of the art center but participation is free!  Not a member?  Join starting as low as $25. 


    • 28 Sep 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 20
    Registration is closed


    The Artist's Studio 

    4th Thursday of the month (With holiday exceptions) 

    9/28, 10/26, 11/30 12/21 

    6-8pm 

    Free for members 

    Calling all artists! PCAA is kicking off a monthly artist meet up and potluck.  This is a place for regional artists of all mediums to come, network, share work, and enjoy open studio time.   You must be a member of the art center but participation is free!  Not a member?  Join starting as low as $25. 


    • 30 Sep 2017
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15


    Clay and Frit Workshop

    Kelsey Daugherty 

    Saturday, Sep 30 

    11am-1pm 

    $15 member $20 non member 

    In this clay workshop participants will not only build with clay but use a fun technique that uses frit, to create a cool glass like effect on their finished pieces.




    • 5 Oct 2017
    • 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 8


    Pillowcase Workshop 

    Jane Marshall 

    Thursday, Oct 5  

    3:30pm-5:30pm 

    $20 member $30  

    Kids will learn to sew their very own pillow case!  Pillow case will fit a standard pillow and be created using a sewing machine. Participants will need to provide their own fabric.  The art center will have white thread on hand but if another color is preferred, participants should provide that as well.


    • 6 Oct 2017
    • 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Preble County Art Association


     Spooktacular Special  

    Friday, Oct 6 

    No sitting fees all day  

    1pm-7pm


    No registration is required for this event.  Just show up!

    • 10 Oct 2017
    • 4:30 PM
    • 24 Oct 2017
    • 5:30 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 8

    Kid's Felting 

    Val Browne 

    Tuesdays 

    Oct 10, Oct 17, Oct 24 

    4:30pm-5:30pm 

    $30 members $40 non members 

    Kids will learn all about felting in this three part class.  Starting with wool, they will learn a wet felting technique to create a fun shapes to hang up at home. 


    • 10 Oct 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • 17 Oct 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 8


    Ceramic Sunflower 

    Cheri Simon 

    Tuesdays, Oct 10, Oct 17 

    6pm-7pm 

    $30 members $40 non members 

    This two part clay workshop will guide participants in hand building their own ceramic sunflowers.  So cute! All materials are included.


    • 12 Oct 2017
    • 4:30 PM
    • 26 Oct 2017
    • 5:30 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15

    Super Portraits! 

    Adam Fields  

    Thursdays  

    Oct 12, Oct 19, Oct 26 

    4:30pm-5:30pm 

    $30 members $40 non members 

    In this class, we will explore the professional way of drawing the human (or monster) head! From construction to completion, students will learn the proportions, placement, emotions and accessories needed to bring the character to life.  


    • 14 Oct 2017
    • 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 8


    Fall Nights Frit Workshop 

    Kelsey Daugherty 

    Saturday, 14-Oct 

    10:30am-12:30pm 

    $20 member $30 non member 

    Participants will learn a cool new ceramics technique! This workshop will explore slab rolling and hand building plus adding in frit, to give your piece a colorful, melted glass finish.  All materials included.



    • 20 Oct 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 24


    Unwind and Create


    Friday, 20-Oct Halloween Cat with Erin Abney

    6pm-8pm 

    $20 members, $30 non-members  

    Unwind and create a work of art while having fun with friends. The Art Center provides all the supplies you need while you provide the creative spirit! These events are open to adults and teens. Those under 16 should be accompanied by an adult.  Wine will be available for purchase. 

    *If you are a parent registering for Unwind and Create, you can sign up one or more children at the same time for Kid's Unwind and get $5 off your total! To be eligible you must register in person with PCAA staff.  Offer only valid at time of registration.


    • 20 Oct 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 24


    Kid's Unwind  

    Fridays, 20-Oct Art Magic!

    6pm-8pm  

    $15 member $20 non member 

    This is a great way for kids to engage in a creative activity while parents enjoy themselves in Unwind and Create.  This is also a great workshop for children regardless if parents are doing Unwind or not.  Kids will create their own unique masterpieces with a different project every month! 

    *If you are a parent registering for Unwind and Create, you can sign up one or more children at the same time for Kid's Unwind and get $5 off your total! To be eligible you must register in person with PCAA staff.  Offer only valid at time of registration. 



    • 21 Oct 2017
    • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15


    Family Art

    Saturday,Oct 21

    Spooky Ghost Painting

    11am-12pm

    $10 member $12 non-member

    Parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles, grab your favorite kid or two and enjoy time together creating cool projects that the family will cherish. Each month is something new and always fun! Only adults helping children 3 and under are permitted for free. All others must join the fun!




    • 26 Oct 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15
    Registration is closed


    The Hook and Needle Club 

    Every Fourth Thursday, 6-8pm  

    (With holiday exceptions) 

    9/28, 10/26, 11/30 12/21 

    6-8pm 

    Free for members 

    Share. Learn. Create. Socialize.  A night for yarn crafters, quilters, and more.   All are welcome!  Just bring your own project and join in. BYOB if desired.  The Hook and Needle club meets the fourth Thursday of every month.  You must be a member of the art center but participation is free!  Not a member?  Join starting as low as $25. 


    • 26 Oct 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 20
    Registration is closed


    The Artist's Studio 

    4th Thursday of the month (With holiday exceptions) 

    9/28, 10/26, 11/30 12/21 

    6-8pm 

    Free for members 

    Calling all artists! PCAA is kicking off a monthly artist meet up and potluck.  This is a place for regional artists of all mediums to come, network, share work, and enjoy open studio time.   You must be a member of the art center but participation is free!  Not a member?  Join starting as low as $25. 


    • 31 Oct 2017
    • 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15


    Painted Pottery Sugar Skull Mug 

    Tuesday, Oct 31 

    3:30pm-5:30pm 

    $15 member $22 non member 

    Get creative this Halloween! Make your very own Day of the Dead inspired coffee mug.  All supplies and inspiration will be included!  All ages welcome.


    • 2 Nov 2017
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15


    Art Explorations

    Robert Coveney

    Thursdays

    Meets every Thursday for 6 weeks

    No class Thanksgiving week

    2pm-4pm

    11/2-12/14

    $75 member, $100 non-member

    This class is multi-media and is designed to give students personal guidance through the project of their choice.  Students are responsible for choosing their subject matter and any needed supplies.



    • 2 Nov 2017
    • 3:00 PM
    • 14 Dec 2017
    • 5:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 8


    Adult Ceramics  

    Gail Springer  

    Thursdays  

    Day: 3pm-5pm 


    11/2-12/14 

    $75 members, $100 non-members  

    This class is great for beginners as well as those with wheel experience.  The small class sizes and tailored individual attention from the instructor help students learn and improve no matter their skill level.  Participants will learn a variety of wheel and hand building techniques. 

    *Glaze and firing is included. Clay must be purchased through the PCAA at $30/bag. Students enrolled in ceramics classes can use studio when available, for up to two weeks after the end of class   Please see PCAA staff for details. 






    • 2 Nov 2017
    • 3:00 PM
    • 14 Dec 2017
    • 5:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 8


    Adult Ceramics  

    Gail Springer  

    Thursdays  

    Evening: 6pm-8pm


    11/2-12/14 

    $75 members, $100 non-members  

    This class is great for beginners as well as those with wheel experience.  The small class sizes and tailored individual attention from the instructor help students learn and improve no matter their skill level.  Participants will learn a variety of wheel and hand building techniques. 

    *Glaze and firing is included. Clay must be purchased through the PCAA at $30/bag. Students enrolled in ceramics classes can use studio when available, for up to two weeks after the end of class   Please see PCAA staff for details. 






    • 2 Nov 2017
    • 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15

    Youth Drawing

    Robert Coveney

    Thursdays

    Meets every Thursday for 6 weeks

    No class Thanksgiving week

    11/2-12/14

    4:30-5:30

    Perfect for teens

    $60 member $80 non-member

    Perfect for finding the talents of budding young artists. This class will teach them perspective, modeling, shading and more


    • 2 Nov 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15


    Adult Painting  

    Erin Abney  

    Thursdays 

    6pm-8pm  

    11/2-12/14 No class Thanksgiving week

    $85 members, $110 non-members All materials included  

    This class will guide you through fundamentals of painting.  The project-based course will introduce key design principles and then incorporate them into finished acrylic paintings.  Participants will complete 2-3 paintings per session. 




    • 7 Nov 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • 21 Nov 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 8


    Ceramic Jewelry 

    Cheri Simon 

    Tuesdays, Nov 7, Nov 14, Nov 21 

    6pm-7pm 

    $40 member $50 non member 

    The holiday season is coming up, how about making your own creative gifts to give.   In this three part holiday workshop, participants will use clay to create multiple jewelry pieces. All materials are included.


    • 11 Nov 2017
    • 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 8


    Delightful Daisy Art Quilt 

    Pam Geisel 

    Saturday, Nov 11 

    10:30am-1:30pm 

    $45 member $60 non member 

    Create a 9"x9"art quilt from start to finish with instructor, Pam Geisel. Participants will learn how to piece fabric, do raw-edge machine applique, yarn couching, knife-edge binding (also known as facing), and adding sleeves. (Actual fabrics might vary a bit from the photo.) Includes materials but you may bring your own stash. 


    • 17 Nov 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 24


    Unwind and Create


    Friday, 17-Nov 

    Autumn Owl with Gail Springer

    6pm-8pm 

    $20 members, $30 non-members  

    Unwind and create a work of art while having fun with friends. The Art Center provides all the supplies you need while you provide the creative spirit! These events are open to adults and teens. Those under 16 should be accompanied by an adult.  Wine will be available for purchase. 

    *If you are a parent registering for Unwind and Create, you can sign up one or more children at the same time for Kid's Unwind and get $5 off your total! To be eligible you must register in person with PCAA staff.  Offer only valid at time of registration.


    • 17 Nov 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 24


    Kid's Unwind  

    Fridays, 17-Nov Plush Rabbit

    6pm-8pm  

    $15 member $20 non member 

    This is a great way for kids to engage in a creative activity while parents enjoy themselves in Unwind and Create.  This is also a great workshop for children regardless if parents are doing Unwind or not.  Kids will create their own unique masterpieces with a different project every month! 

    *If you are a parent registering for Unwind and Create, you can sign up one or more children at the same time for Kid's Unwind and get $5 off your total! To be eligible you must register in person with PCAA staff.  Offer only valid at time of registration. 



    • 18 Nov 2017
    • 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 20


    Crochet Brimmed Hat 

    Carlena Ross 

    Saturday, Nov 18 

    10:30am-1:30pm 

    $30 members $40 non members 

    Learn to crochet in the round and create a cozy brimmed hat just in time for colder weather.  Some knowledge of crochet is required for this workshop but there will be plenty of personal attention for those who need it.  Participants should bring one skein of 4 ply yarn.



    • 18 Nov 2017
    • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15


    Family Art

    Saturday, Nov 18

    Bird Buddies Painting 

    11am-12pm

    $10 member $12 non-member

    Parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles, grab your favorite kid or two and enjoy time together creating cool projects that the family will cherish. Each month is something new and always fun! Only adults helping children 3 and under are permitted for free. All others must join the fun!




    • 30 Nov 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15
    Registration is closed


    The Hook and Needle Club 

    Every Fourth Thursday, 6-8pm  

    (With holiday exceptions) 

    9/28, 10/26, 11/30 12/21 

    6-8pm 

    Free for members 

    Share. Learn. Create. Socialize.  A night for yarn crafters, quilters, and more.   All are welcome!  Just bring your own project and join in. BYOB if desired.  The Hook and Needle club meets the fourth Thursday of every month.  You must be a member of the art center but participation is free!  Not a member?  Join starting as low as $25. 


    • 30 Nov 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 20
    Registration is closed


    The Artist's Studio 

    4th Thursday of the month (With holiday exceptions) 

    9/28, 10/26, 11/30 12/21 

    6-8pm 

    Free for members 

    Calling all artists! PCAA is kicking off a monthly artist meet up and potluck.  This is a place for regional artists of all mediums to come, network, share work, and enjoy open studio time.   You must be a member of the art center but participation is free!  Not a member?  Join starting as low as $25. 


    • 2 Dec 2017
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Preble County Art Association


    Holiday Gift Special  

    Saturday, Dec 2  

    No sitting fees for Holiday gifts  

    10am-2pm


    No registration is required for this event.  Just show up!

    • 2 Dec 2017
    • 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 10


    Holiday Needle Felting 

    Val Browne 

     Saturday, Dec 2 

    10:30am-1:30pm 

    $30 member $40 non member 

    A new take on holiday favorites.  Participants learn a needle felting technique and create festive fiber keepsakes! Beginners are welcome but if you have felting experience be ready to take your skills to the next level! All materials included. 


    • 5 Dec 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • 12 Dec 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 8


    Not Your Grandma's Christmas Tree 

    Cheri Simon 

    Tuesdays, Dec 5, Dec 12 

    6pm-7pm 

    $30 members $40 non members 

    Create the perfect holiday decorations in this hand building ceramics workshop.  Participants will learn the skills to create beautiful ceramic Christmas trees in multiple styles and add their own unique flair to their pieces.  All materials are included.


    • 9 Dec 2017
    • 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15


    Santa's Workshop 

    Kelsey Daugherty 

    Saturday, Dec 9 

    10am-1:30pm 

    $30 member $40 non member 

    Parents, drop your kids off and get some holiday shopping done! This festive workshop will keep kids occupied as they create their own hand built Christmas tree mug and additional holiday projects!


    • 15 Dec 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 24


    Unwind and Create


    Friday, 15-Dec Painting with Santa!

    With Robert Coveney 

    6pm-8pm 

    $20 members, $30 non-members  

    Unwind and create a work of art while having fun with friends. The Art Center provides all the supplies you need while you provide the creative spirit! These events are open to adults and teens. Those under 16 should be accompanied by an adult.  Wine will be available for purchase. 

    *If you are a parent registering for Unwind and Create, you can sign up one or more children at the same time for Kid's Unwind and get $5 off your total! To be eligible you must register in person with PCAA staff.  Offer only valid at time of registration.


    • 15 Dec 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 24


    Kid's Unwind  

    Fridays, 15-Dec Santa Pillow

    6pm-8pm  

    $15 member $20 non member 

    This is a great way for kids to engage in a creative activity while parents enjoy themselves in Unwind and Create.  This is also a great workshop for children regardless if parents are doing Unwind or not.  Kids will create their own unique masterpieces with a different project every month! 

    *If you are a parent registering for Unwind and Create, you can sign up one or more children at the same time for Kid's Unwind and get $5 off your total! To be eligible you must register in person with PCAA staff.  Offer only valid at time of registration. 



    • 16 Dec 2017
    • 2 sessions
    • Visual Art Center
    • 20


    Painting with Santa! 

    Saturday, Dec 16 

    10:30am-11:30am 

    Or 

    12:30pm-1:30pm 

    $12 member $15 non member 

    Santa is coming to the art center! Santa himself will lead this kid's workshop and help little ones make their own holiday painting.  Parents are welcome to register and paint with their kids.  


    • 21 Dec 2017
    • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 20


    Felt Santa Penguin 

    Caitlin Cartwright 

    Thursday, Dec 21 

    2pm-3pm 

    $10 member $12 non member 

    Its winter break! Kids will create their very own plush penguin and get in the holiday spirit in this step by step workshop. 


    • 21 Dec 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15
    Registration is closed


    The Hook and Needle Club 

    Every Fourth Thursday, 6-8pm  

    (With holiday exceptions) 

    9/28, 10/26, 11/30 12/21 

    6-8pm 

    Free for members 

    Share. Learn. Create. Socialize.  A night for yarn crafters, quilters, and more.   All are welcome!  Just bring your own project and join in. BYOB if desired.  The Hook and Needle club meets the fourth Thursday of every month.  You must be a member of the art center but participation is free!  Not a member?  Join starting as low as $25. 


    • 21 Dec 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 20
    Registration is closed


    The Artist's Studio 

    4th Thursday of the month (With holiday exceptions) 

    9/28, 10/26, 11/30 12/21 

    6-8pm 

    Free for members 

    Calling all artists! PCAA is kicking off a monthly artist meet up and potluck.  This is a place for regional artists of all mediums to come, network, share work, and enjoy open studio time.   You must be a member of the art center but participation is free!  Not a member?  Join starting as low as $25. 


Past events

27 Jul 2017 Art Days: Plush Owl
21 Jul 2017 Unwind and Create: Mama Owl
20 Jul 2017 Arts Night Out
20 Jul 2017 Art Days: PYOP Lace Mug
18 Jul 2017 Creating Comics
13 Jul 2017 Art Days: Ostrich Canvas Painting
11 Jul 2017 Summer Camp for Grown Ups
10 Jul 2017 Summer Camp: Emerging Artists
6 Jul 2017 Art Days: Ceramic Tray
26 Jun 2017 Summer Camp: Mini Masterpieces
26 Jun 2017 Summer Camp: Build It
22 Jun 2017 Hook and Needle Club: June 22
19 Jun 2017 Summer Camp: Make Some Noise
19 Jun 2017 Summer Camp: Crazy Colors
16 Jun 2017 Unwind and Create: Country Barn
15 Jun 2017 Adult Summer Ceramics
12 Jun 2017 Summer Camp: Pottery and Painting
12 Jun 2017 Summer Camp: Make It, Use It, Love It!
5 Jun 2017 Summer Camp: Get out of the Box
5 Jun 2017 Summer Camp: Tinkering Tots
5 Jun 2017 Summer Camp: Clay All Day
2 Jun 2017 Painted Pottery Father's Day Special
25 May 2017 Hook and Needle Club: May 25
19 May 2017 Unwind and Create: Rain Boots
19 May 2017 Happy Place Show and Reception
18 May 2017 Composite Ceramics
12 May 2017 Dead Simple Summer Shawl
9 May 2017 The Magic Garden
6 May 2017 Painted Pottery Mother's Day Special
28 Apr 2017 Art Lab: Post It Book
27 Apr 2017 Knitting Club: April 27
26 Apr 2017 Clay Garden Flowers at the Senior Center
22 Apr 2017 BAD ART, GOOD FOLK
22 Apr 2017 PARTICIPANT BAGF GOOD FOLK RESERVATIONS
22 Apr 2017 Family Art: Collage It!
21 Apr 2017 Unwind and Create: Mosaic Garden Stone
21 Apr 2017 Painted Pottery Toddler Tuesdays
20 Apr 2017 Painted Pottery Thankful Thursdays
19 Apr 2017 Create and Take:Spring Birds
8 Apr 2017 Adult Saturday Morning Ceramics
8 Apr 2017 Pet Prints
7 Apr 2017 Paint Like a Pro: Flower
6 Apr 2017 Art on the Road Peeps Painting at Buckeye Jake's
6 Apr 2017 Adult Evening Ceramics
6 Apr 2017 Adult Drawing from Life
6 Apr 2017 Adult Sewing
6 Apr 2017 Youth Drawing
6 Apr 2017 Adult Day Ceramics
6 Apr 2017 Art Explorations
4 Apr 2017 Youth Super Drawing
4 Apr 2017 Youth Sewing
4 Apr 2017 Youth Art
31 Mar 2017 Spring Break Camp: Day 5 Caves
30 Mar 2017 Spring Break Camp: Day 4 Tie Dye
29 Mar 2017 Spring Break Camp: Day 3 Puppets
28 Mar 2017 Spring Break Camp: Day 2 Magic
27 Mar 2017 Spring Break Camp: Day 1 Monsters
25 Mar 2017 Felting Workshop
24 Mar 2017 Ceramic Garden Flowers Workshop
23 Mar 2017 Knitting Club: March 23
22 Mar 2017 Paint Your Own Pottery, Easter at the Senior Center
18 Mar 2017 Family Art: Ceramic Easter Egg
17 Mar 2017 Suds ‘n’ Steins St. Paddy’s Day Extravaganza
17 Mar 2017 Unwind and Create: Stacked Bird Collage
15 Mar 2017 Create and Take: Mason Jar Votive
11 Mar 2017 Zip It! Workshop
10 Mar 2017 Paint Like a Pro: Geometric Bowl
4 Mar 2017 Memory Book Workshop
3 Mar 2017 Art Lab: Lace Mug
25 Feb 2017 From Zero to Hero Workshop
23 Feb 2017 Knitted Rolled Brim Hat Workshop
23 Feb 2017 Knitting Club: February 23
22 Feb 2017 Paint a Canvas at the Senior Center
18 Feb 2017 Family Art: Fun Felt Pillow
17 Feb 2017 Unwind and Create: Swans in Love
15 Feb 2017 Create and Take: Heart Tile Coasters
11 Feb 2017 Adult Saturday Morning Ceramics
11 Feb 2017 Building a Masterpiece Workshop
10 Feb 2017 Valentine's Day Ceramics Date Night
10 Feb 2017 Art Lab: Heart Collage
9 Feb 2017 Adult Evening Ceramics
9 Feb 2017 Adult Drawing from Life
9 Feb 2017 Adult Sewing
9 Feb 2017 Youth Drawing
9 Feb 2017 Adult Day Ceramics
9 Feb 2017 Art Explorations
7 Feb 2017 Youth Super Drawing
7 Feb 2017 Youth Sewing
7 Feb 2017 Youth Art
7 Feb 2017 Home School 7-12
3 Feb 2017 Paint Like a Pro: Wine Tumbler
31 Jan 2017 Home School K-6
28 Jan 2017 Open Studio Day
28 Jan 2017 Adult Mini Class: Quilted Table Runner
27 Jan 2017 Art Lab: Flower and Frame Collage
26 Jan 2017 Knitting Club: January 26
25 Jan 2017 Andy Warhol and Soup Bowls at the Senior Center
21 Jan 2017 Family Art: Mr Penguin Painting
20 Jan 2017 Unwind and Create: Winter Fox
18 Jan 2017 Create and Take: Birch Tree Painting
14 Jan 2017 Intro to Knitting Workshop
13 Jan 2017 Paint Like a Pro: Travel Mug

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