Louisville Art Association

The Louisville Art Association is a Colorado non-profit that exists to help fulfill the ​universal human need to create and enjoy visual art. We provide the opportunity and encouragement for all people in our community to come together to improve their artistic skills, share their creations with others, and more fully appreciate the wonders of our visual world.

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enter the 2022 National Fine Art Show!

Enter on CallForEntry.org.
Deadline: July 18, 2022

The 2022 National Fine Arts Show and Sale takes place in Louisville, Colorado, a beautiful historic city on Colorado’s Front Range. The venue is the Louisville Center for the Arts, an elegant, late 19th century, red brick schoolhouse.

We invite artists from across the U.S. to enter this popular show. Click the button for more details about the show and how to enter.


2022 Member Theme Show June 30-July 31

East Simpson Coffee Company
201 East Simpson St., Lafayette, CO

Reception: Friday, July 8, 4-7 pm

Light Snacks, Live Music, and Cash Bar!

Workshops are Open for Registration!

July 16: Creative Expression With Watercolor & Gesso with Dianne Widom

Aug 6-7: Facing The Figure: Studying the Human Form from Portraiture to Proportions
with Denise Chaudhari & Helen Harrison

Sept. 17: Palette Knife Painting with Sheri Farabaugh

SPECIAL EVENT! Sept. 30-Oct. 1: Capturing Light with Desmond O’Hagan

Oct. 15: Creative Expression in Cold Wax Medium with Sandy Day Selbert

More workshops listed on the Workshop page. Take a look!


Limited seats available.

Upcoming DABBLERS!

Make Your Own Paint: Watercolor
July 9th 9am-noon. Fundraiser for LAA. All proceeds go to LAA.

Watercolor For Beginners with Renee Woolard. August 13

Just Draw A Line with Elaine Riley September 24

in-person monthly programs are back!

Monthly Member Programs are held on the 2nd Thursday of each month except July, at the Louisville Art Center. They begin at 6:30 pm with a networking/social time followed by announcements & member celebrations at 7:00 pm. At 7:30 pm our demonstration begins. Please feel to join us as a guest or become a member. All member programs are free and open to the public. free.

​Our monthly gathering for artistic fellowship & fun!


Next Member Program is August 11th