Welcome! The Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center (SCMAC) supports and encourages the arts through education, exhibition and cultural activities. Centrally located in the San Lorenzo Valley, we serve a large mountainous region that stretches from Santa Cruz to Los Gatos providing a venue for cultural activities, exhibition space and arts education programming for our membership and the general public. Explore our site to find art classes and specialty workshops. Join us for good times and friendships through art.

 

What’s Happening at the Art Center?

SHE RISES


IN THE THOMAS GALLERY JUNE 20 – JULY 14

Barbara Thomas and Robin Lysne will present a retrospect of their work in this three-week long show. The opening reception will be this Friday, June 22 from 6 until 8 pm.

NOTE: There will be a closing reception on Saturday, July 14, from 3 until 5 pm

The gallery is open Wed – Sun, 11 – 5 pm

CALL FOR ENTRIES!


OUR NEXT EXHIBIT: TEXTURE!

Texture is the character of a surface and
is both tactile and visual. There are probably thousands of texture types; ranging from smooth or rough, to grainy and raised. Texture can even be created just by variations in color, shape and tone. For this exhibit we are looking for art that uses texture as an integral part of the creative process.

PROSPECTUS  ENTRY FORM

 

 

 

ART FOR KIDS


SUPER SUMMER ART CAMP

There’s lots coming up at the Art Center for kids. Check out the options and sign up now for the upcoming fun!

SUPER SUMMER ART CAMP

 

 

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Just think if ten was really fifteen or twenty people? Together, we donate a little and watch it go a long way, enriching everyone’s experience at the art center.

Your contribution is tax deductible. Thanks for helping us “Make Art A Part Of Your Life.” Stop in to the Art Center and donate.

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BECOME A MEMBER

Join Us!

Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center (SCMAC) membership benefits include:
As an exhibiting artist you receive
• Show prospectuses in mail
• Discounts on entry fees
• Great commission rate on sales
• A listing on our website and a personal web page (for an additional fee)
As a class participant you receive
• Discounts on classes
• Monthly calendar and class listings in mail
As an art lover you receive
• A bimonthly enewsletter and special event invitations
• Our full-color biannual newsletter
• A vote for Board members and attendance at annual meeting

And… your membership is tax-deductible and helps the Art Center with funding initiatives.

Memberships remain in effect for one year from the date of enrollment.

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