Take in: Friday Jan. 13 from 10am to 9 pm and Saturday Jan. 14thfrom 10am to 2pm.
See Exhibitions page for rules and entry form.
Members are invited to vote for Board Members
Members should have received a letter in the mail with an early voting ballot for new board members. Included with the ballot are voting instructions and potential board member's bios. Please follow the instructions listed. You may mail ballot to CVAC or drop it off at the art center. If you wish to vote in person, attend our members meeting on Sunday, January 15th. In person voting will take place from 12:30- 1:15 pm. The meeting will start at 1:30 and the newly appointed board members will be announced.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact the art center at 330-928-8092.
PDF links to the letter, bios, voting directions and a ballot are on the Membership page.
Gift Certificates Now Available!
Here's an excellent idea for the creative people on your gift-giving list this season! Gift certificates for classes or workshops are available at the front desk in the denomination of your choice. Stop in or call 330-928-8092.
Announcing the Winners of the Regional Show:
Richard Surowicz, First Place
White River Elk Track
Tom Mayer, Second Place
Susan Mencini, Third Place
They Were Strong and Good
Ann Ferguson Kah, Honorable Mention
Lizzi AronHalt, Honorable Mention
The Cuyahoga Valley Art Center is pleased to welcome our new Director
Danielle started in her new position on September 6 and is already hard at work to continue the good work of the Center.
More news to follow soon.
Richard Surowicz, Maine Coast
Winners of the 2016 Landscape Show:
Best of Show-Richard Surowicz, Watercolor, Maine Coast
2nd Place-Mary T. White, oil, Autumn Morning
3rd Place-Sally Heston, watercolor, Memory of a Monhegan Morning
Kathy Ault, pastel, Hay Bales
Metali Darr, photography, Ohio Sunset
Martin Darr, oil, Mogadore Reservoir
Thank you to all who entered this lovely show!
2016 Floral Show Winners
1st Place: Barbara Faulkner, Summer Blooms, watercolor
2nd Place: Linda Tompkin, Oriental Splendor, acrylic
3rd Place: Richard Surowicz, Celebration, watercolor
ANNOUNCING the 2016 Member's Show Winners:
Grand prize People's Choice award:
Leo Miller for the sculpture, Kaleidoscope/Table Top.
First place award:
Tom Mayer for the watercolor, Ageless Strength.
Second place award:
Connie Zawacki for the acryllic, Alice's Garden.
Third place award:
Leo Miller for the sculpture, Miracle-Gro Monolith.
Announcing the Winners of the 2016 Whiskey Painters of America Show:
1.Best Landscape: Jerry Smith for “Autumn Whispers”
2. Best Seascape: Lois Salmon Toole for “Fun on the Lake”
3. Best Still Life: Kathy Welner for “Fruit and Flowers”
4. Best figure: Karen Jennings for “Waiting to Serve”
Events and News:
Coming soona new neighbor to the CVAC. Construction will begin in the Fall of 2016. An 83-room boutique hotel with a roof top restaurant and street level retail. The "Wallhouse Hotel".
Also the City of Cuyahoga Falls has approved reestablishing the former 2-way traffic on Front Street. This work will involve heavy construciton beginning late 2016 or early 2017. There will be on street parking once this project is completed and some improvements to the parking garages.
CVAC follow the Cuyahoga Falls City Schools weather closing policy
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Cuyahoga Valley Art Center
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CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS
Classes and workshops for beginning, intermediate and advanced students in many different media are conducted by experienced instructors, including nationally known artists. Educational opportunities are many and include children's classes and adult classes in drawing, charcoal, pastel, oil, acrylic, watercolor, mixed media, pottery, and collage.