Jackson Civic Art Association
Where ART Happens and is Celebrated!
Founded in 1947, the Jackson Civic Art Association members include professional and amateur artists, as well as those interested in supporting the visual arts. We meet for the purpose of growing and enriching our appreciation of art, sharing fellowship and support, and enlarging our knowledge of various mediums and techniques. We have a wide variety of activities for our members and many of them are open to the public.
Plein Air Workshop with Katharine Taylor June 22-23, 2017 9:30am-4pm with a 1 hour lunch Cascades Park, Jackson, MI 49203 (First day meet at Ella Sharp Museum) Learn the basics of plein air painting including deciding on a composition, mixing colors, creating depth with atmospheric perspective, and using light and shadow effectively. Katharine Taylor attended […]
Avé Madiol Veneklasen is a figurative painter working primarily in acrylics and pastels. Born in Illinois in 1952, she grew up surrounded by the paintings of her Dutch grandfather, Arnold Madiol, and his ancestors who were famous artists in the European tradition of the Netherlands. The visual exposure, along with the rich and colorful narratives […]
General Schedule In honor of our JCAA 70th Year Anniversary we are waiving any visitor fees. Everyone is welcome! Social hour is 6pm Meeting at 6:30pm Demonstration or presentation at 7 – 8:30pm Details for July 18th Sharon Will, bringing both oils and pastels and doing a demo in pastel Artist of the Month – […]