Art from Home!

In response to COVID-19, Amador County Arts Council has launched a number of opportunities for Creative Respite so that you and your family can maintain wellness by engaging in the arts through social media and online resources.


View the High School Art Show brought to you by Amador County Arts Council

View the LatinX Art Show brought to you by Amador County Arts Council

Amador Arts YouTube Channel:
Click HERE to go to our YouTube homepage. Don’t forget to subscribe for arts education videos, tutorials, art shows, and more!

Tutorials with Alyssa:
Every week a new art-related video tutorial is filmed by our Arts Center Assistant (Alyssa) and published to our Facebook and YouTube pages. Click the image below to head on over to the Tutorials with Alyssa page!


FREE Guitar Lessons with Jon Mulvey, local professional musician, Free Guitar Lessons HERE Jon Mulvey is a musician and bandleader from Los Angeles CA, now living in the “Up Country” of Amador County, in the Sierras. Jon enjoys writing, composing, arranging, producing. Jon is also a Patent holding inventer. Designing his own

FREE Bird Drawing Classes with John Muir Laws. Check out this FREE three class series covering the fundamentals of drawing birds, streaming live on Facebook Thursdays at 9 AM – 11 AM (PT) May 13th – May28th, hosted by Audubon California. Nature journaling and bird drawing offer a fresh new way to experience birds and familiar scenes around you. Visit Facebook Event Page HERE John (Jack) Muir Laws is the author of The Laws Guide to Drawing Birds. He helps students forge a deeper and more personal connection with nature through keeping illustrated nature journals and understanding science. He has taught popular drawing classes at Richardson Bay Audubon Center for the last six years.


WEEKLY OPEN MIC with the Nuyorican Poets Cafe in Brooklyn, New York. Available for all kinds of artists, of all ages, from all over the world to share their talents. Excellently moderated and featuring amazing talent of all kinds. Every Thursday HERE.


COVID-19 NEUROARTS GUIDE-This is a fantastic resource produced by the International Arts + Mind Lab: Center for Applied Neuroaesthetics. The lab is a multidisciplinary research-to-practice initiative from the Brain Science Institute at Johns Hopkins University that is accelerating the field of neuroaesthetics with the mission to amplify human potential.

Worried About Closed Schools and Learning Loss? The Arts Can Help. Read the article HERE

Family Art Activities from the MOMA – HERE

FREE Online Arts Education from the MOMA – HERE

At-home Plays with Play At Home arts organization – HERE

FREE Theatre Classes with B-Street Theatre
CreateCA Create At Home Activities
Arts Education Resources from CA Department of Ed
Resources for the Arts Classroom
At Home Art Classes
Best Online Art Classes
National Gallery of Art Virtual Tour
Freedom Homeschooling
Kinder Art
National Guild Webinars for Arts Education
Create Your Own Comics!
Why Do Portraits Matter?
Making Sense of Coronavirus through Media and Storytelling
Center of Puppetry