The Placerville Arts Association is El Dorado County’s oldest non-profit art group in continuous operation since it was formed in the early 1960’s. The current membership of approximately 190 includes both artists and patrons of the arts.
The purpose of Placerville Arts Association is to promote visual arts in the local community through art shows, exhibitions, art demonstrations, workshops, scholarships and art oriented field trips.
Placerville Arts Association provides community outreach programs by offering yearly scholarships to graduating high school seniors pursuing art related careers; awarding monetary grants to elementary school art programs; and donating a scholarship grant to the Sugarloaf Student Art Camp.
Julia Swain is the chairperson for our Winter Member Show at the government center in Placerville which will run from Monday, December 8, through Friday, December 12. Intake will be Monday morning, 12/8, from 8:00am to 9:30pm.
As always, the judging will be by category and there will also be Best in Show and People's Choice awards. You can find the entry form - which also details the entry rules - by clicking on this link. Member Show Entry Form. Just print the form, fill it out, and bring it with you to in-take. There will also be a limited number of printed forms available at in-take. More info..