Hastings Prescott Area Arts Council (HPAAC)

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Many talented artists, musicians, actors, and writers live and work here in our communities.

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You do not need to be an artist, musician, actor or author to be a member! Showing your support of the arts helps us create an environment that ensures a richer community for generations to come.

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Don't miss these upcoming events!

ArtSpace Groundbreaking

“All Things Black and White”

Meet and Greet the Artists

Friday, Sep 9, 2016 at 5:00 PM

The Orange Dragon Art Gallery is hosting an artist opening reception.

Meet the artists and find out how they interpret the theme "All Things Black & White.

Reception begins at 5:00.

All ages permitted to this event.

Orange Dragon Art Gallery Hours:
Wednesday to Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

122 Orange Street
Prescott, Wisconsin. 54021

Orange Dragon Art Gallery

2016 River City Sculpture Tour

Hastings and Prescott

What is the River City Sculpture Tour?

An ongoing outdoor exhibit of FREE public art throughout the St. Croix and Mississippi River Valley. All the artwork is original sculpture from regional and national artists.

This traveling program will be on display throughout the summer in the participating communities: Hastings/Prescott, Stillwater, Red Wing, Lake City, Winona and Lacrosse.

For more info visit River City Sculpture Tour

Art, Music, and Workshops in Hastings & Prescott

Ongoing Art Opportunities

Susan ZPlaying with Art
Mondays 10 am - noon

Join local artist and founding HPAAC member Susan Zinschlag as you explore art by drawing with colored pencils and painting with water color pencils and paint. Any skill level welcome. Supplies will be provided. No painting or drawing experience necessary.  Join us this year to relax by coloring using adult coloring books. Coloring books and supplies provided. NO FEE!

Tilden Community Center 310 River Street Hastings MN 55033

Little Colony Artist’s Group
Thursday morning 9 am - noon.

Led by Artist and Renowned Architect Tom Blanck

Anyone may join this weekly class offered by Prescott Community Education. It costs $25 per semester and meets every

Held at UCC Church, Prescott WI Coffee and treats are enjoyed!

Additional Learning Venues

Art, Music, and Workshops in Hastings:

Monthly Writers' Workshops at LeDuc Historic Estate. Next meeting: September 6, 2016 (no meetings during the summer).

The LeDuc Historic Estate   offers a variety of classes.
Please visit LeDuc Historic Estate for more information.

The Hastings Arts Center offers private music lessons and a variety of art classes (drawing and painting).
Please visit Hastings Arts Center for more information and class registration.

BreakAway Arts offers a large variety of classes and workshops.
Please visit BreakAway Arts website for complete details.

Evansen Art Studio offers beginner and advanced painting workshops.
Please visit Evansen Art Studio for a listing of upcoming classes.


We Are One

Members make it happen. When you become a member, every person benefits! Your membership makes it possible for HPAAC to provide opportunities for artists, musicians, actors and authors to exhibit their work, share their music, their talent and their stories.


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