workshops and lectures

This page includes a listing of local (and some national) professional development workshops, lectures, forums and conferences open to artists, educators, and organizations. Most of these notices are listed according to start date, although some workshops are spread over a period of time so it’s best to peruse the entire list. Disclaimer: RACC does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of this outside information. This list is not intended to endorse any views expressed or products or services offered by these links. To submit a notice go to Submit an Opportunity.

Mini Accordion Book Class Live at Skate Deck Show at ADX

Deadline June 03, 2023

You will create a mini accordion book with cover. All materials & tools will be provided so all you need to bring is your creativity and enthusiasm! Remember to pick your time slot when you sign up. This book is a great way to showcase your creativity and can be used as a mini photo […]

Beginner Stained Glass Workshop with Visiting Artist Lesleigh Arratia of Sundazed Glass

Deadline June 08, 2023

Join visiting artist Lesleigh Arratia of Sundazed Glass and transform light into beauty during this 3 hour stained glass workshop! You will create a beautiful ‘Sunrise’ hanging sun-catcher using the copper foil technique. No experience necessary! Lesleigh will guide you through the entire process from selecting the perfect colors to cutting with ease and mastering […]

Painting Out of Doors with Stephen Hayes

Deadline June 21, 2023

Immerse yourself in the vigor of plein-air painting in this 3-day intensive workshop with acclaimed painter Stephen Hayes.  With an emphasis on perception wedded to expression and the alla prima approach to painting, you will have the benefit of critical response from a master of this form. This workshop is designed for painters with some […]

Introduction To Intuitive Art

Deadline June 23, 2023

Saturday, June 24th 10am – 1:30pm $100 includes all supplies and materials All levels of creative experience are welcome. The Verdancy Project, Troutdale, OR Spend the day immersed in the beautiful natural surroundings of the Verdancy Project with artist and instructor Beth Wilson. Intuitive art is about letting go. We release all goals or expectations […]

Workshop Instructors

Deadline September 01, 2023

The Craft Center, located in the Erb Memorial Union at University of Oregon is currently hiring instructors for the fall of 2023. We are seeking teaching artists to contract for various workshops. We welcome all artists who are interested in working with us to apply. We are also seeking artists for specific areas: Fibers: quilting […]

Nature Drawing Club

Deadline December 30, 2023

Another day is not only possible. She is on her way. On a quiet day I can hear her breathing. -Arundhati Roy Since moving back to Portland, I have been wanting to bring together a group of nature lovers who want to study it through drawing directly from observation. Nature is a huge source of […]

Disclaimer: RACC does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of this outside information. This list is not intended to endorse any views expressed or products or services offered by these links.