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Open Studios Art Tour – October 4 & 5 / October 19 & 20, 2019

The Art Center hosts ceramic artist and member of our Clay Crew, Molly McCarthy, #162 in 2019’s Open Studios of Santa Cruz County.

Come by the gallery and pick up your free guide which lists over 300 artists and includes detailed maps. While you’re here, check out our current ceramics themed exhibit, “All Fired Up!”

What: […]

2019 Annual Report To Membership

The Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center continues to
provide many opportunities to enjoy art through exhibits, education, workshops,
events, and classes.   

The leadership and management of the Art Center
is done through the Board of Directors. Currently the Board of Directors has
nine members.  Johanna McCormick does the graphics and marketing.
Karen Asherah is with Curatorial, social media and marketing. Frank
Bauerle, […]

Wild Roots Market Community Day

UPDATE: Thanks to Wild Roots for contributing $1631 to our Youth Scholarship Fund!

We all have to run errands, and Tuesday, August 13 when you go to Wild Roots Market in Felton, a generous percentage of your purchase will be donated to support the Youth Art Scholarships at the Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center. So […]

Ceramics Seconds Sale! – July 28, 2019

On Sunday July 28, the Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center will be having a sale of pottery seconds.

What’s a second? It’s pretty subjective. You see, potters are pretty picky people. So the color may not be what they wanted, or be different from the others they made. Maybe the glaze dripped a bit. The […]

Annual Membership Meeting and Opening Reception for Flower Power

Please join us for the Opening Reception of the Art Center’s latest exhibit:

Flower Power

Saturday, July 20, 4 – 6 pm

Get your groove on and join us in celebrating the opening of our Members Only exhibit, Flower Power!

This is also our Annual Membership Meeting shindig where we will share our accomplishments of the past […]

Redwood Mountain Faire

June 1 & 2, Roaring Camp, Felton

Save $5 by getting your tickets in advance!

This super-fun summer staple, put on by the Valley Women’s Club, benefits local non-profits…including us! Look for SCMAC volunteers at the fishing booth!

Hope to see you there!All the info, including stage schedules, here

SCMAC receives $9000 in grant support for 2019

We are excited to share that the Art Center has been awarded Sponsor Grants in the amount of $5,000 from Community Foundation Santa Cruz County and $4,000 from Arts Council Santa Cruz County for the coming year.

Support Grants provide general operating support for arts organizations that are based in, produce, and publicly exhibit their […]

Opening Reception for “Earth, Water, Air & Fire” – Friday, May 24, 2019

You are invited to join us for the opening reception for our next exhibit in the Thomas Gallery, “Earth, Water, Air & Fire”, on Friday, May 24, from 6 – 8 pm.

Special music guests Elie Mabanza and friend will add to the ambiance, and there will be wine.

Ceram-A-Rama 2019 – Saturday, May 18

Come one & all to our Annual Celebration of Ceramics!

Saturday, May 18, 12 – 4 pm

FREE fun for the whole family:Featuring presentations by artists Brad Burkhart and Bonnie HotzRaku demonstrationMusic by Mark WallaceContests, kids corner, and refreshments

Lauren Devon

Lauren is a multidimensional artist with a passion for teaching. She sees art as an important part of everyday creative expression. Lauren enjoys helping people all ages to develop the skills and perception to communicate their ideas and feelings through this visual language. Much of her work is inspired by nature and her connection […]