Josephy Center for Arts and Culture


Josephy Center for Arts and Culture

Have a look at all the ways we connect with our community!

What's Happening at the Center:

Exhibits, workshops, classes, events, and lots more...

Still Life Painting Workshop

Still Life Painting Workshop

Learn basic oil painting – an experience in still life painting with Josephy teacher Sam Collett. This will be a two-day workshop.

Saturday & Sunday, October 3 & 4. Cost for workshop and materials is $140.

Sam also teaches a still-life drawing class every other Wednesday at 7 PM at Josephy. Call for details.

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Tuesday Ceramics with Mellica

Tuesday Ceramics with Mellica

Would you like to try hand-building with clay? We are now offering this amazing opportunity to learn ceramics every other Tuesday with Mellica. $65 / first class – $20 / subsequent classes

July 7 – July 21 – August 4 – August 18

5:30 PM – 8 PM

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The Wild Landscape

The Wild Landscape

The Josephy Center is honored to present our first juried photography show. Explore the beauty and diversity of Northeast Oregon’s wild landscape. The Opening Reception will be Saturday, Aug. 1 – 7 PM

Our Live & Up Front Series with all 3 photography judges will be Friday, July 31st at 7 PM.

Runs Aug. 1 – Sept. 2

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Summer Youth Art

Summer Youth Art

Summer kids classes run from July 10 – August 21. They’re held every Friday from 10 AM – 5:30 PM. Click on the picture to view class details to sign up today!

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Ceramics Workshops with Mellica

Ceramics Workshops with Mellica

Both sculpting workshops will happen from 10 AM – 12 PM for ages 10-18; $75 per workshop.

Nature & Clay – July 20-23

The Sea & Clay – July 27-30

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Kids Art Workshops

Kids Art Workshops

Part of our Summer Youth Art Program. These 2-day workshops for kids 5-7 by Mary Ambroson will focus on the union between the natural world and art.

Nature Collage Art – July 20 & 21, 1-2 PM – $35
Sea Collage Art – July 27 & 28, 1-2 PM – $35

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Refresh & Refine Your Digital Photography

Refresh & Refine Your Digital Photography

Please join your fellow photographers for a fun weekend of learning photo techniques, understanding your camera settings, & better understanding light & composition, learning the best lens choice for the subject you’re shooting. Taught by professional nature photographer Karyl Kolb.

3 Day Workshop – August 14-16 – $125

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Art Photography Basics

Art Photography Basics

A one-day workshop on Friday, August 7 from Noon to 5 PM. Cost is $95.

Taught by wildlife photographer Kendrick Moholt. Click on the link to sign up!

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Live and Up Front with Photographers

Live and Up Front with Photographers

Kendrick Moholt, David Paul Bayles and Dan Thornton will speak on Friday, July 31 at 7 for our ‘Live and Up Front’ artist lecture series. Please join us for these slide show presentations from the ‘Wild Landscape of Eastern Oregon’ judges. Learn about the judges and their creative paths.

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Emerging Artist – Lyle Witherrite

Emerging Artist – Lyle Witherrite

The Josephy Center is honored to present a solo show of emerging artist Lyle Witherrite’s work for the month of September. The opening reception will be on September 4 at 7 p.m. Please join us for this incredible look at a wide array of work through an artist’s eye.

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