Workshops are held the second Saturday of each month March through December with a different artist each month. All workshops are free and open to the public. Email for more information! Gallery is located at 303 E Washington Ave, Ava (across from Douglas Co. Herald office) It will be open Wednesday through Saturday 10 am to 4 pm.
October workshop will be held on Oct. 14th and led by Suzy Meelhuysen turning a gourd into an animal.
Social time at 1 pm (with a light lunch), business meeting at 1:30 and workshop at 2. All supplies are provided by the guild, free and everyone is welcome.
Gallery is now open for 2017! Staffed by all volunteers and open Wednesday through Saturday 10 am to 4 pm
Oct. 14 Suzy Meelhuysen Gourds
Nov. 11 Debra Piper-Slaughter Stained Glass
Dec. 9 Tamara Griswold polymer clay ornaments
FALL ART SHOW
*Ava Art Guild will hold its annual Fall Art Show, showcasing art from the Ozarks in many mediums and categories. Deadline will be October 16 by 4 pm. The gallery will be open to receive entries from 10 am to 4 pm with no entries taken after 4 pm. People can bring items for the show to the gallery before the entry deadline.
*There are categories for all types of art with beginner, intermediate and advanced and junior (under 18) will be judged separately. Entry fees are $3 per item for adults and $1.50 per item for junior entries. All types of art are welcome (must be family friendly) including but not limited to paintings, drawing, 3-D, mixed media, photography and much more. All framed art must have wire hanger, no sawtooth hangers. Ribbons will be given in all categories and there will be a Judge's Choice with a cash prize and People's Choice for adults and junior with a cash prize. Show will be held October 17-28 with the gallery open Wednesday- Saturday 10 am to 4 pm, free and open to the public to browse the art show and vote for your favorite. The show is held at the Gallery 303 E Washington Ave, across from the Douglas County Herald. For more information call 417-683-1129, or avaartguild.yahoo.com or avaartguild.org
Ava Art Guild Hosts Special Events in 2016
Workshop Photos for 2016 are available under the More... tab.