In the Community

Free Drop-Ins!

Free Drop-Ins!

Our Free Valentine Drop In was a success! Approximately 25 people dropped in on Feb 10 to make a Valentine’s Day card for free.   Mark your calendars for our Mothers’ Day card drop-in May 11, 11-1 and our Fathers’ Day card drop-in June 15, 1-3.

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2024 Art Dollars for Scholars

Get Those Creative Juices Flowing! The Village Gallery of Arts Community Show, Art Dollars for Scholars, kicks off soon.  Participants may begin paying their entry fees & begin picking up their panels on February 6th.  Anyone may enter this show! ...

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1st Quarter Community Art Program

SAVE THE DATE     MONDAY, February 11, 2024 (Please note date change - CAP presentations are normally quarterly on the 3rd Tuesday)     6:30PM AT THE VILLAGE GALLERY     TJ Conway, Bethany Frame Central's Store Manager, will give a...

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Members Making their Mark – Renee Habibi and Ben Smith

Renee Habibi: This is the first show here in Vancouver for me. It’s a “Small Wonders” holiday show so LOTS of artists will be showing for the first time I imagine. This is a fairly new gallery called Art in the Cave at 108 E. Evergreen in the downtown area. New member...

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Art Dollars for Scholars – 2024

It's almost time to think "square" again!  Art Dollars for Scholars kicks off February 6th, so stay tuned. Start thinking about the many ways to showcase your art on a wood substrate.  In addition to priming and painting them, they can be surfaces to hold...

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Wa Co Open Studio a success!

VGA participated in Washington County’s Open Studios on Friday and Saturday, Oct 21 and 22, 10 AM to 5 PM. We exceeded last year’s attendance. We had 10 demos to watch on a variety of arts and crafts and some were interactive. Many visitors were interested in classes,...

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Make Holiday Ornaments – Free Drop-ins

Get into the holiday spirit during November and December by dropping in at the gallery between 1 and 3pm  to make an ornament.  Members of our VGA Instructional Team will be on hand to guide you through the process on four consecutive Saturdays, each...

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Make a Mask – Free Drop=in

The Village Gallery of Arts will open its classroom to the public on Saturday, October 28th from 1-3 pm to make masks.  This is a drop-in event, so stop in and have some creative fun making a face mask.  The gallery will supply all of the materials.  All ages...

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Update on VGA Art Kits

By now, I hope most members are aware of the gallery's Art Kits program.  But did you know that the program was born in the summer of 2020 from almost nothing?  Sharon Dunham and I had a "let's just do this" moment after talking about it long enough, and...

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