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.
To schedule a visit call 706-769-4565 or email
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.
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SOUTHWORKS: 19TH ANNUAL NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBIT & DIRECTORS CHOICE EXHIBIT
April 11 – May 9, 2014
The 2014 Southworks Juried Art Exhibition is a national juried art exhibition that OCAF has been holding for years. Since its inception, it has been one of the premier art exhibitions in the region. In addition, yhis year's Directors Choice exhibit showcases selected works by Ron Meyers and Rich Panico.
Art Classes & Workshops
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Watercolor Classes with Kie Johnson: Winter/Spring 2014 Registration is now open!
- Techniques in Watercolor (Beginning & Intermediate Students) Class is in progress - register for Waiting List
- Intermediate Watercolor (Intermediate & Advanced Students) Class is in progress - register for Waiting List
Mondays, April 9 through May 21.
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.
Clay Your Way with Sylvia Godlass
Waiting List Open
Great for busy schedules! After attending the Orientation class on Feb 1, you choose 5 out of 11 remaining class dates you want to attend. Guided class sessions with individualized instructions means all skill levels are welcome and will benefit from with this class structure.
Painting, Drawing & Sculpture
Winter/Spring 2014 Registration is now open!
Cameron Hampton Workshop Series
(Pastels, Drawing & Multi-Media Sculpture)
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 Flowers: Techniques & Exercises Workshop
with Charles Warnock
Registration Now Open!
Workshop is designed around demonstrations and exercises to help students learn the techniques utilized in the painting of flowers. Techniques can be done either in oils or acrylics. (For intermediate and advanced artists).
Painting with Charles
with Charles Warnock Class is in progress - register for Waiting List
Charles teaches oils and acrylics in an Open Studio Format. 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