Opening Reception – Texture!

Come explore TEXTURE!

Friday, July 27, 2018
6:00 – 8:00 pm

Come explore with us the many layers of texture! Both tactile and visual texture is the character of a surface. 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, […]

Felton Festival – May 26, 2018

Felton Remembers Parade & Covered Bridge Festival
Come join us at Felton’s Covered Bridge Festival and celebrate Felton’s 150th birthday. Check us out at booth 33 and learn what our Center is all about, what classes we have available for children and adults, our Youth Summer Art Camp program, and browse art for sale by […]

Wild Roots Market Community Day

We all have to run errands, and Tuesday, May 22nd when you go to Wild Roots 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 go on, do some shopping, run those errands and feed creativity in our […]

Ceram-A-Rama – May 19, 2018

Ceram-A-Rama 2018
Come join the fun and see the clay get put into action!
Saturday, May 19, 2018
12:00 – 4:00 pm

Free fun for the whole family!
Demos by master artists Yumiko Aso and Carlos Dye
Crazy Contests
Kids’ Corner
Food & Music

Have you ever wondered how people make pottery? What a real working ceramics studio […]

Mother’s Day Sale – May 12, 2018

Art makes the perfect gift this Mother’s Day!
Join us on Saturday, May 12 from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm for our Annual Mother’s Day Sale.

We have wonderful gifts that celebrate motherhood, everything from cards and journals to jewelry, bags, and shawls, plus garden art, sculpture, mugs, bowls, and many more one-of-a-kind pieces of art. […]

The Human Race: March 28 – May 12, 2018

We are once again joining the The Human Race to raise funds for the Art Center.

We need your help this year to keep our vibrant Youth Art Education program going! The program support grant we received in past years is ending in November and will not be offered next year.

This means we need to […]

Annual Holiday Sales – December 2 & 17, 2017

Saturday, December 2, 11 am – 5 pm
Sunday, December 17, 11 am – 5 pm
Find that unique gift of art for someone special–hand made by local artists!

Jewelry • Ceramics • Glass • Scarves • Sculpture • Wood • Paintings • Photography • Cards
And more!

SCMAC Turns 20! Luau Celebration

Summer Night Luau
Friday, August 11, 2017 6 – 9pm


Put on your Muu Muu or Hawaiian shirt and join us for a Summer Night Luau to celebrate our 20th Anniversary and to honor our many dedicated volunteers. […]

Ceram-A-Rama May 6, 2017

Ceram-A-Rama 2017 is Coming!
Come join the fun and see the clay get put into action
SATURDAY, MAY 6  12 – 4 PM

Free fun for the whole family!
Demos by local legends Iver Hennig and Mattie Leeds
Crazy contests, activities for kids, music & food

The Human Race: March 28 – May 13, 2017

UPDATE: We raised a total of $3822.97 in donations and matching funds. Thanks to all who supported the Art Center in the Human Race!

This year we are again joining the Santa Cruz County Volunteer Center in The Human Race to raise funds to support our art programs, including our beautiful gallery, our great ceramic studio, and […]