Visual Arts Programming

Our visual arts programming provides instruction in various media. From watercolor, to fiber arts, to drawing, to encaustic and much more, our beginning and advanced-level workshops taught by artists from throughout Oregon offer an opportunity to practice techniques, add to your repertoire of skills and create your own unique works of art. See sidebar above for featured artists who have taught workshops here.

Fiber Arts Circle

Providing fiber artists with an opportunity to share their work and discuss ideas.

1st & 3rd Sundays of the month           2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Drop-in fee                                                $5.00

Hoffman Gallery

In addition to visual arts workshops, the Hoffman Center offers a unique and intimate gallery space for local and regional artists to display their work. Visit the Hoffman Gallery page for more information on gallery hours, show schedules and submitting work for a show. Or check our calendar to find information on our upcoming shows—there’s always something new to discover.

Events & Workshops

Exploring Textures in Colored Pencils - Shells, Feathers, Rocks, & Driftwood

January 19, 2019 10:00 am

Magic of Oil & Wax

February 1, 2019 10:00 am

Paint with Wool Workshop

March 2, 2019 10:00 am

Sumi-E Techniques

March 9, 2019 10:00 am

Stained Glass Window Workshop

March 22, 2019 1:00 pm

Exploring Textures in Colored Pencils - Butterflies & Fluffy Subjects

April 13, 2019 10:00 am

Shaping Your Watercolors

May 4, 2019 10:00 am

Rock Painting for Kids and Adults

May 10, 2019 6:45 pm

Origami Workshop

May 11, 2019 10:00 am

Ikebana Painting

June 22, 2019 9:00 am

Plein Air Watercolor

July 13, 2019 10:00 am

Alcohol and Ink

July 20, 2019 10:00 am

Laura Ross Paul Workshop

July 27, 2019 10:00 am

Jim Nelson

August 10, 2019 10:00 am

Paint With Me ~ Samyak Yamauchi

August 24, 2019 9:00 am

Luminary Workshop

September 7, 2019 10:00 am

Exploring Textures in Colored Pencils - Birds

September 14, 2019 10:00 am

Mixed Media Acrylic with Patti Breidenbach

September 28, 2019 10:00 am

Plein Air Oil Painting

October 5, 2019 10:00 am

Exploring Textures in Colored Pencils - Fall Botanicals

November 9, 2019 10:00 am

Open Art Studio December 2018

December 28, 2018 10:00 am

Open Art Studio 2019

January 11, 2019 10:00 am

Bookbinding

March 30, 2019 9:00 am

Ikebana Painting

June 22, 2019 9:00 am

Paint With Me ~ Samyak Yamauchi

August 24, 2019 9:00 am