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Placerville Arts Association


PO Box 2180, Placerville, CA 95667

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Placerville Arts Association promotes the visual arts and holds various events throughout the year for artists and the community at large.

According to its official website, the Placerville Arts Association “promotes the creative work of its members, provides opportunities for sharing ideas among artists, and invites public interest through a variety of visual arts events.” The association holds several events each year. These include: 

  • Monthly meetings every third Sunday at 1:30 p.m.
  • The PAA studio tour, held every autumn to welcome the public into several art galleries and showcase the methods of multiple local artists
  • Membership shows for those who are members of PAA
  • PAA National Motherlode Art Exhibition
  • Regular “Paint Outs” where any artist is welcome to set up an easel and paint outdoors around local ponds
  • Classes and workshops for both association members and the general public

The PAA is a strong advocate of the arts in Placerville, but also partners with other area arts organizations to create a powerful arts presence all throughout El Dorado County.

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El Dorado County community groups and nonprofits play a fundamental role in making this a safe and thriving place.

Consider getting involved by volunteering your time, donating money, or both. Above you can learn about what services Placerville Arts Association provides to the community and easily volunteer, donate, register for services, or connect with them on social media. Visit the El Dorado County Community Groups directory to see a comprehensive list of organizations on all subjects that are relevant to creating a vibrant local community.

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