The public is invited to the Willamette Art Center’s (WAC) open house in celebration of its 10th year of operation. The fun will begin on Saturday, October 22 at noon and continue to 4 pm. The first president of the...
With a glad heart, it is my pleasure to introduce a man who often graces our studio ~ Mr. Jim Johnson! I’ll start by telling you what I know about Jim, because the rest I’ve just found out myself and it’s astounding. Jim...
Sue creates amazingly whimsical ceramic Fairy Castles and Hobbit Homes on globes. Come meet Sue at her reception on Saturday, August 6 from 6 to 8 pm. When Sue was a child, her dad would bring home butcher paper from...
Smiles at WAC
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The Willamette Art Center (WAC) is Salem's community arts center located at the Oregon State Fairgrounds. We offer art classes and fun for all ages. The WAC operates as the public face of the Friends of the Visual Arts — a non-profit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to improving our community through art and art access.
Hours of Operation
10:00am - 8:00pm
Friday and Saturday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Family Clay Sunday on select Sundays only (no open studio)
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Willamette Art Center
Friends of the Visual Arts
PO Box 7498
Salem, OR 97303