Willamette Art Center


Empty Bowls

This video shows part of the creative process behind Empty Bowls: A Benefit for Marion Polk Food Share. Empty Bowls 2014 will take place on Nov 22nd and 23rd.

Jim Ransom Clay Pipe

Jim Ransom

Jim is a long time Willamette Art Center artist who teaches the Sat morning wheel throwing class. Jim is a skilled wheel thrower who also makes clay whistles.

Donate to the Willamette Art Center

Latest News & Announcements

Interim Workshops

If you go through pottery withdrawals after the Fall session has ended, we have scheduled a series of workshops for Tuesday afternoons. This series of 5 workshops covers 6 weeks and is a chance to pick up some extra...

Election Results

The nominations and elections for 4 new Board Directors were held yesterday, October 9th, 2014. Your new Directors for 2015 are Greg Gregg, Rollie Smith, Rick Noyes, and Ken Jacobsen. The carry over Board Directors are:...

Video of The artisans Village.

Follow the link to see the video of what happens during the Artisans Village.  

Artisans’ Village 2014

This year’s Artisans’ Village will be bigger and better than ever. The village is located along the yellow path in the grove of oak trees. Along with our usual favorites; such as Dan the chainsaw carver, and our fabulous...

Talk with the Prez

Roger Williams, the president of the Board, would like to hear from you. Email him at cotton_60@msn.com with your concerns, or just to say how wonderful classes are at the WAC. All the directors, staff, and volunteers at...

Oaks Gallery Now Open

The Oaks Gallery of the Willamette Art Center is open for everyone to enjoy. Visit the Oaks Gallery during your trip to the Oregon State Fair or anytime the studio is open. This is the only gallery in Salem devoted...