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?

IN THE THOMAS GALLERY


ALL FIRED UP!

Come in to see the exciting ceramic work our local artists have created. Weather it was made by hand or on the wheel, fired with raku, soda, oxidation or reduction, this show has something for everyone to enjoy!

Exhibit Dates: Sept. 11 – Oct. 26, 2019
Pick Up Artwork: Oct. 27, 2 – 5 pm
Gallery Hours: Wed – Sun, 11 – 5 pm

 

YOUTH CLASSES

ART AFTER SCHOOL

Fall session II starts in October at SLE, BCE, BDE and SLVMS. Check out the classes taught by Lori Wilson and Suzanne Fiore Murata.

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CERAMICS CLASSES


BE IN TOUCH

Interested in developing and refining your skills throwing on the potter’s wheel? Laurel Grace’s popular class guides beginning and intermediate potters to be in touch with their creative muse. Check out Laurel’s class and our other great ceramic offerings by clicking the link below…

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MAKE A DONATION

A little goes a long way. If ten people donate $25, that’s $250 or is it? Actually, it’s lights, power, art materials and glazes, newsletters and postage, school programs and special events…

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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