THE HOFFMAN CENTER FOR THE ARTS

Discover community-supported arts and culture.

The Hoffman Center for the Arts is a place for people to explore arts and culture, create new works, and connect to a fun and welcoming community.

We focus on engaging participants through a variety of creative pursuits: workshops in clay and visual arts, an open clay studio, author readings, writing workshops and publications, intimate musical performances, film screenings and discussions, conversation series, and horticulture.

Whatever your desire, come create some magic and become a part of a vital, thriving arts and cultural community.

UPCOMING

The Clay Circle is a monthly part of Open Clay Studio: each month we focus on one technique for a one hour demonstration and discussion. The cost is just $2 per hour, the public is welcome, and no skills required. (more…)


Annual Celebration of the Hoffman Volunteers who do the work of the center: watering and weeding, arranging classes, hosting the gallery and the clay studio, running the programs, recruiting teachers, wrtiers, musicians, bookkeeping, scheduling volunteers, and so on. The list of jobs big and small and the people who take them on are an essential (more…)


“Coastal Inspirations” Encaustics by Karl Werner Kaiser inspired by gazing out to ocean and sky while walking down south on Manzanita beach to the Nehalem River jetty. “Paintings for Hummingbirds” by Jaimee Lee Gentile. Jaimee’s miniature watercolors feature the natural world.   (more…)


The Hoffman Center Clay Studio is open three days a week to adults 18 and over for creating pottery. We welcome people of all levels and practices including hand-building, sculpting, and wheel throwing. (more…)


THE HOFFMAN CENTER FOR THE ARTS

Discover community-supported arts and culture.

Whether it’s an art show, sharing resources and perspectives or much, much more, there’s always something new to explore. Discover your inner artist or the writer you’ve always dreamed of being. Whatever your desire, come create some magic. Become a part of a vital, thriving arts and cultural community and connect with others who share your interests.

Possibility awaits you at the Hoffman Center for the Arts.

UPCOMING

The Hoffman Center Clay Studio is open three days a week to adults 18 and over for creating pottery. We welcome people of all levels and practices including hand-building, sculpting, and wheel throwing. (more…)


Purple Haze: The Hoffman Center’s Annual Color Show featuring a wide variety of art forms created by North Coast Artists from Astoria to Tillamook. (more…)


VOLUNTEER WITH US

Go on, be a star! Our volunteers are vital to what we do. In fact, they make our world go round. So, join our team of volunteers and make your contribution count.

HELP SUPPORT OUR WORK!

The arts are an important part of living well. They connect us with friends and family, foster creative expression, and bring joy to our lives. Your support makes that happen.

CALLING ALL CREATIVES

Got an idea for some new innovative programming? Want to teach a workshop? Or submit your work to one of our programs or publications? Use the button below to find out how.

VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT

Go on, be a star! Our volunteers are vital to what we do. In fact, they make our world go round. So, join our team of volunteers and make your contribution count.

HELP SUPPORT OUR WORK!

The arts are an important part of living well. They connect us with friends and family, foster creative expression, and bring joy to our lives. Your support makes that happen.

ARTIST SUBMISSIONS

Got an idea for some new innovative programming? Want to teach a workshop? Or submit your work to one of our programs or publications? Use the button below to find out how.