Past Exhibits

Upcoming Exhibits

March 5, 2017

February – March: Contemporary Portraiture Exhibition Dates: February 15 – March 26, 2017. The Contemporary Portraiture exhibit consists of 19 works from local artists examining the portrait as we know it today. Juror: Martha Lee of the Russo Lee Gallery. April: Drea F ... more

Upcoming Workshops

March 17, 2017, 1-4  p.m. – Mary Ann Gantenbein will teach a coastal themed Collage Creation Class, using a variety of printed papers and media. She has studied with Eric Wiegardt, Karlyn Holman and Tony Couch. Some of her work is on display at Trails End art Gallery and Seas ... more

Art Day at Seaside High School

March 22, 2017

Seaside High School is doing another Art Day!

This is the current listing of artists secured for the Art Day in April. They are looking for another 7 Artists… The date is April 14th and they are looking for professionals to give a 90 min workshop for a group of 15-18 students with the help of another teacher in the room.

Seaside High School is doing another Art Day! This is the current listing of artists secured for the Art Day in April. They are looking for another 7 Artists… The date is April 14th and they are looking for professionals to give a 90 min workshop for a group of 15-18 student ... more

Contemporary Portraiture, February 15 – March 26, 2017

February 20, 2017

Martha Lee of the Russo Lee Gallery selected just under twenty pieces from local artists which our volunteers hung. Stop by the gallery to view the work which will be on display from February 15th to March 26th, 2017.

Contemporary Portraiture [caption id="attachment_2576" align="alignnone" width="1423"] Friends by Hanne Greaver and Catch of the Day by Phyllis Taylor[/caption] Juror: Martha Lee, Owner of Russo Lee Gallery Cannon Beach Arts Association is pleased to announce our f ... more

Four Color Drypoint Printmaking

January 20, 2017

A printmaking workshop taught by the artist currently featured in our gallery, Angela Purviance. This two-day workshop is to take place on February 3rd and 4th and is sure to bring some color into your life.

Two-Day Printmaking Workshop with artist, Angela Purviance Dates: Friday, February 3rd & Saturday, February 4th. Times: Class will run 10am to 3pm with an hour lunch break at 1pm, both days! Location: Creative Coast Project Space, Suite 25, Second Floor, Sandpiper Square ... more

Introduction to Drawing in Colored Pencils

January 6, 2017

Join artist Dorota Haber-Lehigh drawing in colored pencils. Cannon Beach Arts Association has organized two drawing classes, which will happen on: Saturday, January 21st & January 28th.

Cannon Beach Arts Association has organized two drawing classes, which will happen on:  Saturday, January 21st & January 28th. Both classes are limited to 8 participants and require booking in advance. Where: At Cannon Beach Arts Association’s Creative Coast Project Spa ... more

Creative Coast

October 21, 2016

Creative Coast is a new program of the Cannon Beach Arts Association, dedicated to workshops and talks for adults aimed at increasing participation in the arts.

Our New Space for Workshops and Talks Creative Coast is a new program of the Cannon Beach Arts Association, dedicated to workshops and talks for adults aimed at increasing participation in the arts. To kick things off this fall we are offering several workshops in which you ... more

Art Day at Seaside High School

March 22, 2017

Seaside High School is doing another Art Day!

This is the current listing of artists secured for the Art Day in April. They are looking for another 7 Artists… The date is April 14th and they are looking for professionals to give a 90 min workshop for a group of 15-18 students with the help of another teacher in the room.

Seaside High School is doing another Art Day! This is the current listing of artists secured for the Art Day in April. They are looking for another 7 Artists… The date is April 14th and they are looking for professionals to give a 90 min workshop for a group of 15-18 student ... more

Upcoming Workshops

March 5, 2017

March 17, 2017, 1-4  p.m. – Mary Ann Gantenbein will teach a coastal themed Collage Creation Class, using a variety of printed papers and media. She has studied with Eric Wiegardt, Karlyn Holman and Tony Couch. Some of her work is on display at Trails End art Gallery and Seas ... more

Contemporary Portraiture, February 15 – March 26, 2017

February 20, 2017

Martha Lee of the Russo Lee Gallery selected just under twenty pieces from local artists which our volunteers hung. Stop by the gallery to view the work which will be on display from February 15th to March 26th, 2017.

Contemporary Portraiture [caption id="attachment_2576" align="alignnone" width="1423"] Friends by Hanne Greaver and Catch of the Day by Phyllis Taylor[/caption] Juror: Martha Lee, Owner of Russo Lee Gallery Cannon Beach Arts Association is pleased to announce our f ... more

Encaustic Painting with artist, Susi Simon

January 20, 2017

We are pleased to be hosting our first Encaustic painting workshop taught by artist, Susi Simon. This workshop is to take place on Friday, February 24th and is sure to bring out your inner Manet or Monet, whoever you prefer.

Learn to Paint with Pigmented Wax! Date: Friday, February 24th Time: 11am - 3pm with a half an hour lunch break at 12:30pm Location: Creative Coast Project Space, Suite 25, Second Floor, Sandpiper Square Encaustic painting is a 2000-year-old art form. Multiple layers of w ... more

Blue Bond Painting Workshops

Two painting workshops set to happen on Saturday, February 18th. Join your friends and make new ones at this social art experience as the artist, Blue Bond, guides you through the creation of a beautiful painting in acrylics.

Learn to Paint Flora & Fauna with artist, Blue Bond Date: Saturday, February 18th Times: 'Baby Owl' 10am - Noon & 'Sunflowers' 2pm - 4pm Location: Creative Coast Project Space, Suite 25, Second Floor, Sandpiper Square [caption id="attachment_2402" align="align ... more

Four Color Drypoint Printmaking

A printmaking workshop taught by the artist currently featured in our gallery, Angela Purviance. This two-day workshop is to take place on February 3rd and 4th and is sure to bring some color into your life.

Two-Day Printmaking Workshop with artist, Angela Purviance Dates: Friday, February 3rd & Saturday, February 4th. Times: Class will run 10am to 3pm with an hour lunch break at 1pm, both days! Location: Creative Coast Project Space, Suite 25, Second Floor, Sandpiper Square ... more

Drea Frost – Landscapes and Lost Objects: The Breath of Each Tide

January 13, 2017

Cannon Beach Arts Association is pleased to be announcing the call for work for our first juried show of 2017.

Drea Frost - Landscapes and Lost Objects: The Breath of Each Tide April 1 - May 1, 2017 My work evolves around the ocean landscape, passing time and repeat patterns in nature. Seduced by the complexities of water and geometric forms in the ocean or surrounding areas, I seek to ... more

Introduction to Drawing in Colored Pencils

January 6, 2017

Join artist Dorota Haber-Lehigh drawing in colored pencils. Cannon Beach Arts Association has organized two drawing classes, which will happen on: Saturday, January 21st & January 28th.

Cannon Beach Arts Association has organized two drawing classes, which will happen on:  Saturday, January 21st & January 28th. Both classes are limited to 8 participants and require booking in advance. Where: At Cannon Beach Arts Association’s Creative Coast Project Spa ... more

Talks and Discussions at Creative Coast

October 21, 2016

Artists Talk is a FREE series of talks & discussion panels aimed at sharing information and experiences between artists and arts professionals.

Thursday Evenings at 6pm, 17 Nov – 15 Dec Artists Talk is a FREE series of talks & discussion panels aimed at sharing information and experiences between artists and arts professionals. Although these talks are designed for artists anyone with an interest in how artists m ... more