The Irving Art Association is open again — in limited fashion.

Gallery viewing, classes & workshops are conducted in a safe environment – We will be observing quarantine measures such as wearing masks, social distancing, and anti-infection procedures. Reservations will be required for our art activities. Questions? Email

In addition, the art association has embraced the virtual challenge by creating virtual exhibits and galleries (see the Virtual Galleries section below Classes & Workshops). We are also exploring the area of Virtual Events, such as art panels, art demonstrations, art parties, and more.

Classes and Workshops and Art Activities are offered on a limited basis. Registration is required and class size is limited to 10 artists. Age 17+. Masks required. To register, click on the links below. Subscribe to IAA Updates for information on classes & workshops in 2021.

Free art groups are open to the public - RESERVATION required. Masks, anti-infection & social distancing measures observed. Limit of 10 artists.

Come paint & create with us! All media welcome -- crafters too. Bring a sack lunch for day groups. Oil painters, please us odorless turps. Bring your own art supplies.

Tuesday Painters - Hours: 10:30am - 3pm weekly. Work on your own art & craft projects. Contact Victoria at

Thursday Art Group - Hours: 10am-4pm weekly. Work on your own art & craft projects. Contact Sheryl at or John at

Friday Open Art Night Meetups - Hours: 7-9pm (Suspended until February). Volunteer instructor-led art & craft projects. Sign up through Meetup or contact May be a small supply fee. Note: If you'd like to be a volunteer instructor, contact Sharon at


See the virtual exhibition and award winners!