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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!

    • 18 May 2017
    • 2:00 PM
    • 1 Jun 2017
    • 4:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 14
    Registration is closed


    Composite Ceramics 

    Kelsey Daugherty 

    Thursdays 

     5/18, 5/25, 6/1  

    2-4pm  

    $42 Member $55 Non Member   

    Calling all ceramics students! Are you ready to take your wheel throwing skills to the next level in this mini class.  Students will learn how to make a dramatic composite vessel.  Participants must have wheel experience.  Clay not included.

    • 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!

    • 2 Jun 2017
    • 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    • Preble County Art Association


    Father's Day Special

    Friday, June 2nd 

    11am-6pm 

    No sitting fees for dad's gifts


    Show dad how much you appreciate him by making him a one of a kind personalized gift. We've got plenty of inspiration and can help you create something as awesome as he is.   


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

    • 5 Jun 2017
    • 9:00 AM
    • 9 Jun 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 3


    Clay All Day 

    June 5-9  

    9am-12pm 

    K-6 

    Get ready to get your hands dirty in this camp that's all about clay.  Campers will be learning new techniques, making textures, and building new forms.  Kids will come away from this camp with ceramic masterpieces!









    • 5 Jun 2017
    • 9:00 AM
    • 9 Jun 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 18


    Tinkering Tots 

    June 5-9  

    9am-12pm 

    Pre K 

    Preschoolers will explore the world around them by creating their own masterpieces.  Our young campers will use clay, explore paint, collage and more.  Its never too early to discover your creative genius! 








    • 5 Jun 2017
    • 1:00 PM
    • 9 Jun 2017
    • 4:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15


    Get out of the Box 

    June 5-9  

    1pm-4pm 

    K-6 

    Campers will use their imaginations in this camp to get out of the box in this crazy camp.  There will be no paint brushes or pencils as young artists will create masterpieces with shaving creme, water balloons and more!


    • 12 Jun 2017
    • 9:00 AM
    • 16 Jun 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 14


    Make It, Use It, Love It! 

    June12-16  

    9am-12pm 

    K-6 

    Campers will use their artistic skills to create items that they can actually use! Kids will learn how to make their very own ceramic mug to drink out of and lots more!









    • 12 Jun 2017
    • 1:00 PM
    • 16 Jun 2017
    • 4:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 19


    Pottery and Painting 

    June12-16 

    1pm-4pm 

    K-6 

    Pottery and painting, its a perfect pair! This camp will have plenty of creativity with both clay and painting projects.  Campers will even combine the two mediums with a 'paint your own pottery' project! 



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


    Adult Day Ceramics

    Gail Springer

    2pm-4pm

    Thursdays

    Meets every Thursday for 6 weeks

    6/15 - 7/20

    $75 member, $100 non-member

    This class will introduce students to throwing on the potter’s wheel.






    • 16 Jun 2017
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 19


    Unwind and Create

    Friday

    June 16 Country Barn with Erin Abney

    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.



    • 19 Jun 2017
    • 9:00 AM
    • 23 Jun 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 13


    Crazy Colors 

    June 19-23  

    9am-12pm 

    K-6 

    This colorful camp will feature projects that are all about crazy and fun ways to get colorful. All week long campers will be exploring unique techniques of making colorful art!






    • 19 Jun 2017
    • 1:00 PM
    • 23 Jun 2017
    • 4:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 15


    Make Some Noise 

    June 19-23  

    1pm-4pm 

    K-6 

    This camp is not just about making art, its also about making music! Campers will explore how to make sound as they construct art projects that double as noise makers and musical instruments. 


    • 22 Jun 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 Jun 2017
    • 9:00 AM
    • 30 Jun 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 18


    Build It 

    June 26-30  

    9am-12pm 

    K-6 

    This camp is everything 3D.  Mediums will range from clay, to wire, mixed media, and more.  Perfect for young artists who are ready to construct some masterpieces!







    • 26 Jun 2017
    • 1:00 PM
    • 30 Jun 2017
    • 4:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 18


    Mini Masterpieces 

    June 26-30  

    1pm-4pm 

    K-6 

    This camp is all about getting tiny! Campers will be making mini creations in this itty bitty camp. Little hands will be making all kinds of small treasures from tiny canvas paintings to little magnets and more! 








    • 6 Jul 2017
    • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 23


    Art Days 

    Thursdays all July 

    July 6- Ceramic Tray

    1pm-3pm 

    $12 Member, $15 Non Member 

    School is out, but we've got activities to keep kids engaged and creative all July long! Each Thursday bring in your little ones for a fun filled art workshop. 





    • 10 Jul 2017
    • 1:00 PM
    • 14 Jul 2017
    • 4:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 20


    Emerging Artists 

    July 10-14 PM 

    1pm-4pm 

    Teen 

    This camp is geared just for teens.  This is a chance for young artists to perfect their drawing skills, learn new mediums and new techniques from the pros!  They will be making a variety of fun projects including painting, ceramics, and drawing! 








    • 11 Jul 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • 13 Jul 2017
    • 8:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 18


    Summer Camp for Grown Ups 

    Why should kids have all the fun? Join us for our first ever Adult Summer Camp! Give yourself a break with a different activity each evening.  We will be creating a ceramic tray, decorating cupcakes, and creating a hand printed scarf.  

      

    -Tuesday, 7/11  Ceramic Tray with Kelsey Daugherty 

    -Wednesday, 7/12 Cupcake Decorating with Ann Morgan  

       -Thursday, 7/13 Printed Scarf with Yetunde Rodriguez




    • 13 Jul 2017
    • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 23


    Art Days 

    Thursdays all July 

    July 13- Ostrich Canvas Painting

    1pm-3pm 

    $12 Member, $15 Non Member 

    School is out, but we've got activities to keep kids engaged and creative all July long! Each Thursday bring in your little ones for a fun filled art workshop. 





    • 18 Jul 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 18


    Creating Comics 

    Adam Fields 

    Tuesday, July 18 

    9am-4pm 

    $30 Member $38 Non Member 

    In this all day workshop, participants will be creating their own comic book page. Using an original page as a guide, kids will focus on using panel placements, dynamic angles and contrast to bring the page to life from their own perspective.  All materials are included but be sure to pack a lunch. 


    • 20 Jul 2017
    • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 23


    Art Days 

    Thursdays all July 

    July 20- PYOP Lace Mug

    1pm-3pm 

    $12 Member, $15 Non Member 

    School is out, but we've got activities to keep kids engaged and creative all July long! Each Thursday bring in your little ones for a fun filled art workshop. 





    • 21 Jul 2017
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 21


    Unwind and Create

    Friday

    July 21 Mama Owl with Caitlin Cartwright

    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.



    • 27 Jul 2017
    • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Visual Art Center
    • 23


    Art Days 

    Thursdays all July 

    July 27- Plush Owl

    1pm-3pm 

    $12 Member, $15 Non Member 

    School is out, but we've got activities to keep kids engaged and creative all July long! Each Thursday bring in your little ones for a fun filled art workshop. 





    • 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
    • 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. 


Past events

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
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

Want to know more? Contact us!

Call Us:  (937) 456-3999

Email Us:  info@preblearts.org

Address:
601 Hillcrest Dr. 
Eaton| OH 45320

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Friday 1pm-7pm

Saturday 10am-2pm


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