The Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation:
Office & Gallery Hours: 10 AM to 4 PM Tuesday- Saturday
Large groups are welcome! After hours appointments available for gallery exhibits.
OCAF is located at 34 School Street in Historic Watkinsville Georgia.
The Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation (OCAF) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) charity that is not supported by tax dollars of any kind. All of our programs are open to the public regardless of what county they live in. OCAF members receive valuable discounts on classes, workshops and special events. Although membership is suggested it is not required.
Upcoming Events & Exhibits
All exhibitions open to the public the evening of the opening reception.
Click on the Event Title for more information
Summer Art Camp & Teen Workshops
"So You Want to be a Columnist"
with Dr. Wally Eberhard
Registration Now Open
This course will walk, talk and write your through the basics of writing columns, opinion pieces and blogs.
Course will run 4 days: Tuesdays, Aug 12 through Sept 2, 2014
Beyond Memoir with Dana Wildsmith
Class was a great success! Sign up on our Waiting List for future Dana Wildsmith classes.
Learn how to focus on the facts of your life to create stories, poems and essays which move beyond merely recording family stories.
Watercolor Classes with Kie Johnson:
Following her belief that the best way to learn something is to teach it, and the best way to teach is to learn from ones students, Kie shares her talent, skill and experiences through teaching in two of OCAF's most popular classes.
Pottery Open Studio
Open studio time is available for adults who have previous experience in OCAF ceramics classes or other ceramics studios. Days & hours: change from week to week.
Wheel Throwing for Beginners
Class is full! Register for the Waiting List
If you have ever wondered if you would enjoy the art of pottery, this is the class for you! This six-week intensive course for beginners will cover pottery basics and introduce you to the joy of throwing pottery on the wheel. Cups, bowls, saucers, and other utilitarian forms will be covered. Come prepared to get dirty and have fun!
Cuttlefish Casting Workshop
Instructor: Barbara Mann
Back by popular demand!
Class completed. Register for the Waiting List!
Students in our April 26 Cuttlefish Casting Workshop had so much fun and gave such rave reviews of Barbara Mann & the class that we decided to offer the Workshop again! Even if you attended the last one and/or have attended others in the past there is always more to learn and you will want to sign-up again.
Cameron Hampton Workshop Series
(Pastels, Drawing, Mixed Media & Multi-Media Sculpture)
New Sessions Posted. Registration Now Open!
In this unique series of one-day Saturday workshops Cameron offers instruction in a variety of mediums and techniques. Saturdays 10am to 2pm - Sign-up for as many Sessions as you like! (Separate Fee For Each Session). New sessions to be offered soon - Please check back for new schedule.
Painting with Charles
with Charles Warnock
Class completed - Register now for the Waiting List for Fall
Our very own Gallery Director and long-time Lyndon House instructor, Charles teaches oils and acrylics in an Open Studio Format. A very popular class so be sure to register for the waiting list to be notified as soon as the new class is scheduled! Fridays, 10am - 12pm. (Not for Beginners).
Please be sure to check back as new classes & workshops will be added to our Art Education page in the coming weeks.
For questions about these or other classes/events at the Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, please contact us directly by using the information provided below.
The Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation
Address: 34 School Street
Mailing address: P.O. Box 631
Watkinsville GA, 30677