Above (Inset): SMAA FEATURED ARTIST: Denise Williamson (To see more of her work, see Gallery, and Artists Pages).
Emergency Closings, or Changes, and Quick Announcements will be placed here...
also, note: if during the school year, if the local schools are closed (due to weather, or extenuating circumstances affecting Paw Paw), so are we.
The SMAA Mission is:
*To promote local artists.
*To educate and engage local communities in art.
Our Mission Statement: The Southwest Michigan Artists' Association exists to promote local Artists, by helping them to develop their talent, providing a supportive environment in networking, and showcasing their art work. We provide classes in teaching art to children, and adults.
- Pursue a diverse group of artists.
- Promote artistic excellence.
- Provide and maintain a permanent gallery for displaying member artists’ works.
- Provide art classes for all ages.
- Provide scholarships and low cost workshops.
- Initiate artistic activities, programs, and events within the communities.