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The Holyoke Creative Arts Center is a non-profit organization centrally located just off Interstate 391 in Holyoke, MA. The Center offers over thirty different types of classes and workshops. We pride ourselves on providing quality and affordable instruction which attracts students throughout the pioneer valley.

HCAC strives to offer everyone an opportunity to enrich their lives through the exploration of creative art, offering classes and workshops to enhance the quality of life through art. Our environment encourages you to relax, focus on your creativity, and thrive in the company of your fellow students and the instructor. Some of the offerings include: woodcarving, upholstery, quilting, floral arranging, as well as dance, yoga, basket weaving and much more.

 

Upcoming Workshop and Event List

Upcoming Workshops

Upcoming Workshops



Summer 2011 Classes Begin July 11, 2011 - See Schedule


Summer WorkshopsInstructor#DatesDayTimes
All Day UpholsteryGary Clarke 1 8/27 Sat 9:00 - 4:00 pm
All Day UpholsteryGary Clarke 1 9/3 Sat 9:00 - 4:00 pm
Cut & Sew Free Form Curves Marsha Molloy 1 8/13 Sat 9:00 - 1:00 pm
Quilt till You Wilt Marsha Molloy 1 7/16 Sat 9:00 - 5:00 pm
Cupcakes: Floral Jeanette Crumb 1 7/18 Mon 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Cupcakes: Children's Party Jeanette Crumb 1 8/1 Mon 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Jewelry Making Workshop Trudy Monson 1 7/9 Sat 10:00 - 1:00 pm
Jewelry Making Workshop Trudy Monson 1 8/6 Sat 10:00 - 1:00 pm
Making Fancy Pillows Joan Marsh 1 8/1 Mon 9:00 - 12:00 pm
Making A Valance Joan Marsh 3 7/11, 18, 25 Mon 9:00 - 11:00 am
Handbags and Scarves Joan Marsh 3 8/8, 15, 22 Mon 9:00 - 11:00 am



Dec 17 12:00-3:00 PM:

Christmas Luncheon
$21 per person Join us for our annual Christmas luncheon at the Eighty Jarvis Restaurant and Banquet Hall in Holyoke, MA.
Please RSVP to the Center's Office by 12/2/10 at 532-0465.

Dec 19:

Holiday Present Wrapping
LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS TO WRAP PRESENTS at the Holyoke Barnes & Noble. Call for hours