ATTENTION ARTISTS – Now Accepting 2018 Exhibit Proposals
Proposals Due:  December 1, 2017

Artists who would like to show their 2D or 3D work in the gallery at the Hoffman Center for the Arts in 2018 should apply by December 1.  We invite you to apply using our online form, by simply clicking on the Calling All Artists image to the right.

See more details on 2018 Gallery Exhibit Proposals here.

2017 Gallery Info & Schedule

The Hoffman Center for the Arts features work from many artists in our community. Their work is on display during our many events and workshops, as well as Friday and Saturday afternoons from 3 to 5 pm.

Pieces are available for purchase during Open Gallery hours (cash, check or credit cards).

See our schedule below.

Month Main Show Special Events Special Art Instructor Shows
January “The Blue Show”, a community show featuring art that’s blue Artist Reception on January 6, 2 to 4 pm
February Linda Petersen, Painting; Pat Laird, Painting, Batik, Encaustic;  Ceramic container show by Clay Studio Artists Artist Reception on February 3, 2 to 4 pm
March “How We Create” featuring Lloyd Lindley II, painter (ink, gauche, and oil glazing); Susan Webb-Rebecchi, textiles; Kathleen Kanas, basket weaver; Sol Neelman, photographer; and Corinne Beuchet, ceramics, No Artist Reception Birdhouses, Wes Cropper: March 31 thru April 8
April “Paper Bag Art Challenge”, featuring art by donors and members


Mark Cavatorta:  Textures and Layers in Ceramics


Artist Reception, April 7, 2 to 4 pm


Member Brunch Event on April 23,

11 am to 1 pm

Paper Quilling, Kim Nickens: April 7 through 20


“Imagine Your World” joint show April 21 through May 6 featuring digital artists Wes Cropper, Lorraine Richey, and James Hockenhull

May Cathi Howell, Textiles, Pastel Paintings, and Sketches


Ceramic Show featuring Clay Studio Artists Kathy Kanas, Kathleen Laron, and Pamela Jacobson

Artist Reception: April 28, 3 to 5 pm Imagine Your World through May 6
June Christa Grimm, Painting
Through July 9Sher Davidson Sculpture
Artist Reception: June 2; 3 to 5 pm
July Quilt & Fiber Arts
July 14 through July 23Special demonstrations:

Saturday, July 15 3:00 pm:  Quilted Postcards, Bonnie Sabel-Welte
Sunday, July 16 3:00 pm: Expressive Needle Felting, Jeanine Rumble
Friday, July 21 3:00 pm: Creating Feathers, Aina Tonjes
Saturday, July 21 3:00 pm: Hand Applique’, Janet Surbrook
Artists Reception, July 14, 3 to 5 pm


August “re:Invented” featuring works by L. Levering Thomas, TJ Morris, Barry Calvarese


“Three Potters, Three Perspectives” featuring Barry Calvarese, Steven Gibson, and Shane Sjogren

Artists Reception, August 4, 3 to 5 pm Carolyn Gates, Watercolors
September “Word & Image” Show, broadsides and originals


Clay Studio Show:  Vases and Vessels

Artists Reception and Readings,
August 26, 7 pmClay Studio Show Artists’ Reception, September 1,
3 to 5 pm
October “Earth.Water.Sky.”, Encaustics by Lara Blair

Clay Studio Show:  “Made by Fire” Raku

Artists’ Reception October 6,
3 to 5 pm
November Works by Zoe Ayres and
“Strange Fauna”, Dmitri SwainCommunity Show:
“Quoth the Raven–‘Nevermore'”
Artists’ Reception November 3,
3 to 5 pm
December Clay Monoprints

Paintings by Chris Biegun

Group Clay Studio Show: “Beautiful Bowls”

 Artists’ Reception
December 1,
3 to 5 pm