Elkhart Art League News & Events


March & April – Student Show.   Open House March 11th,   2 to 5 pm

Art Walk April 11th, 5 to 8 pm

May & June – Dave DuFour Exhibit “Photography“.  Opening  May 4th,  5 to 8 pm

Art Walk June 13th, 5 to 8 pm

August & September – “Carnival of the Arts

October & November – “Shout it Art”




2018 Student Show & Open House

Sunday, March 11th | 2pm – 5pm

Please join us at our studio in The Depot for a special Open House and Exhibit featuring the work of our talented students!

Location: 131-1B Tyler Street, Elkhart, IN 46516


ENTRY DETAILS: This show is for Elkhart Art League past and present STUDENTS only. There will be two categories of competition: Advanced (student more than 5 years) and Beginning (student less than 5 years), with three awards being presented in each category. Each entry must have been completed within the last two years and not previously exhibited in an Elkhart Art League show. Fees are $15 for the first entry; $10 for each additional, with a limit of three. The EAL will retain 20% of any sales during the exhibit.

DROP-OFF & PICK-UP DATES:   Artwork must be dropped off at The Depot (131-1B Tyler St, Elkhart) on March 4, 2018, 2:00 – 5:00 PM. All work will remain on exhibit through April 28, 2018. Please plan to pick up your artwork on that date from 1:00 – 4:00 PM.

New Classes & Workshops Posted! Check them out!


Pottery Classes Start January 9, 2018

Watercolor and Acrylic Classes Start January 10, 2018

Wednesday night Pottery Open Studio

Go to Classes or Workshops in the Menu and click to register.   Do it Today!



BEST OF SHOW – Phil Monteith, “The Old Sentinel” Reductive Woodcut

FIRST PLACE – Kathleen Ward, “A Squirrel Named Whitney”  Watercolor

SECOND PLACE – Kay Londergan, “One Eyed Warrior” Black/White Digital Photograph

THIRD PLACE – Kenton Yoder, “Connectivity” Acrylic

HONORABLE MENTION recognition given by EAL Board of Directors – Jenny Shaw “Verdant” Mixed Media

PEOPLE’S CHOICE – Kathleen Ward, “A Squirrel Named Whitney” Watercolor

Congratulations to all who entered.  Your works are fabulous!

Click on “Gallery” for more pictures.




Thank you for all our purchase awards and sponsors!

Purchase Awards:

Wieland Designs, Jim & Karla Morton, Lori Snyder & Dave Dickman


Yoder, Ainlay, Ulmer & Buckingham

Fidelity National Title.


Art In Elkhart since 1925

As of January 2017, we moved to our new location:

“The West Wing”

131 Tyler Street, Elkhart, IN


We are so excited about our “new digs”.   For the first time there are separate areas for painting classes, pottery classes,  workshops, offices and more.   Check out all the classes and workshops coming your way!