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Begin 2015 Making Art!

Rogue Gallery & Art Center has many classes to get you inspired in 2015!

ADULT CLASSESOur Life Drawing workshop taught by local artist Sarah F Burns is highly recommended for those that are interested in advancing their skills in drawing. Register now!

If you’re more interested in painting then check out Alx Fox’s class where she will show you how to create amazing and beautiful abstract pieces. Register now! While it is still cold out, come warm up in our Studio with some drinks and art in our new “Studio Spirits” classes! On January 23rd, create lively landscapes in our Watercolor Landscapes class while enjoying a glass of port. Register now!

For a complete list of classes with descriptions, visit our website HERE! New Youth Classes On-line Now! YOUTH CLASSES Youth Winter classes are up! We provide an After-School art class, Drop In & Draw for Medford School District non-school

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The Artist’s Voice, Fall 2014

–   “I can’t imagine life without putting together the unusual and creating!” –  Lo Smucker, quote from “Found Art” – Dear Artists and Art Enthusiasts! Enjoy the beautiful, warm fall weather and autumn colors while reading the latest Artist’s Voice, Ashland Art Center‘s quarterly newsletter. We thank all of the Art Center artists and members who contributed […]

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Ashland Open Studio Tour

Come visit my studio! I’m participating in the Ashland Gallery Association’s first annual studio tour.  I will be participating on October 12 only.  If you would like to come, pick up a map at any Ashland Gallery of fill out the contact form below and I’ll send you private directions. Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: aga, […]

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Successful California Workshop for AAC Studio Artist

From Jo Ann Manzone, AAC Studio Artist and Teacher: Jo Ann Manzone recently taught a 3-day workshop with Marilou Moschetti in Aptos, California. The workshop, Dye, Felt, Sew,  focused on creating yardage that would be custom fitted to each students’ individual silhouette for a vest or a jacket. The patterns used were Diane Ericson’s Fault lines Vest and […]

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Make, See, Enjoy ~ Art All Day @ AAC

It’s a party at AAC during this Saturday’s Art All Day! From 2:00 -4:00 pm, enjoy a free all-ages art class, live music, open studios and more! Art All Day is a great time to explore and get to know your community art center. There are $10 art classes in the morning and afternoon with […]

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Upcoming Printmaking Workshops

The Print Studio @ AAC is excited to share two upcoming printmaking workshops: Collagraphy and Screen Printing. We also want to remind everyone that artists with printmaking experience and returning students can find helpful assistance and follow-up instruction at our weekly, drop in Open Labs, Mondays and Wednesdays, from 10:00 – 1:00, for $15. For […]

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What’s Next for the Ashland Art Center?

By Kathleen Davis, Nonprofit consultant Artist studios, gallery space, and a strong education program: a winning combination? Yes, indeed, the southern Oregon community has embraced the Ashland Art Center (AAC) which provides all those services in an attractive space on Ashland’s E Main street. The Ashland Art Center has enjoyed rapid growth in its five and a half years […]

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Portrait Painting with Andrew Ameral

Portrait of Astrid by Andrew Ameral

I am working with Ashland Art Center to put on a  Portrait Painting workshop with Andrew Ameral in March 2014. EIGHT DAYS. This gives you enough time to really sink your teeth in. Andy is widely loved as an artist and teacher.  He is smart, generous and has a vast amount of experience.  A hard […]

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Life Drawing – Long Pose at AAC

Woman From Eugene Graphite on Paper by Sarah F Burns

I moderate a weekly uninstructed long pose life drawing session. Every Wed from 6:30 – 9:30 pm $10 AAC Members, $12 General, cash or check only Two weeks in a row (6 hours total) of the same pose. Held at Ashland Art Center, 357 E Main St. Ashland, OR 97520 Drop-in Bring your own materials, […]

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Drawing on Experience: Jack Wiens on drawing faces and teaching

My approach to teaching any art class is that it should, first and foremost, be fun. Creating art is a joyful experience, if we let go of rigid expectations and harsh judgment of ourselves. The Inner Art Critic must go! Having said that, I also want to be helpful as far as technique and the […]

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