The Oregon Coast Council for the Arts (OCCA) website features information on arts and culture workshops, in keeping with OCCA's service to the vibrant arts communities along the 363 miles of Oregon coastline.

Workshops are available at venues up and down the Oregon coast on numerous topics, including painting, folk art, music, ceramics, sculpture, paper arts, textile arts (weaving, dying, spinning), writing, photography, printmaking, woodcarving, jewelry-making, glass work, and gathering oral histories, among many others.

Information about workshops are posted as events and can be found in the event calendar. Workshop details can be found by viewing the individual events.

Upcoming Events in Workshop

  • Art Fridays Fall 2017 Session

    August 24th, 2017 to December 15th, 2017

    Newport Visual Arts Center Fall 2017-- October 13 to December 15 9-Class Session for 5th-8th Graders To register, call 541-265-6569 or email (see registration form on reverse) Classes are geared toward 5th to 8th graders (10 - 14 years of age). Classes are from 3:45pm to 5:45pm at the Newport Visual Arts Center (777 NW Beach Dr.). Cost: $12 per class, or $96 for series of 9 classes (scholarships available). All classes limited to 15 students. Students will be presented with opportunities to develop work to submit to the OCCA’s PushPin Show in December. An exhibit of student work from the session will be held in the VAC’s “Classroom Gallery.” See detailed description for class schedule and download flyer/registration form for more information.

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