paintedhouseThe Lana’i Art Center was founded in 1991. It is the only multi-purpose community arts program on the island. The Lana’i Art Center is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to providing arts and cultural experiences for all residents and visitors through ongoing classes, workshops, and studio access.

We are a community-supported program and rely on the generous donations of visitors to the center, membership fees, and proceeds from the gift shop. Please help support our on-going efforts to help foster a creative outlet for budding and mature artists alike by donating now, visiting the gift shop, or becoming a member.

What's Happening at the Art Center

Jan 6,2017 / Uncategorized
Life Drawing Session – Winter 2017

LHS art teacher Lisa Galloway will host the winter sessions of “live” drawings. Amateur and experienced artists can gather together to draw people and/or objects that are “live” in front of them to improve their skills and create new artworks. …

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Dec 30,2016 / Uncategorized
The Art Center News at the End 2016

Aloha one and all! We hope you had a wonderful Holiday Season and have a great 2017! In 2016, the Art Center saw several changes. Sarah Jones took on greater responsibilities within her pastor duties and passed the reins as …

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Dec 28,2016 / Uncategorized
Last Fifth Friday of 2016!

Important Update! Due to weather conditions, this event has been cancelled, sorry!   It’s hard to believe, but it’s 5th Friday time again. Come on by the Art Center to hear the smooth sounds of Greg & Pearce, get a …

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Dec 15,2016 / Uncategorized
Holiday Party Around the Square

Come join us this Saturday. Santa will be joining us for photo opportunities, Mimi will being doing mini-mani’s, and there may be mystery music. ALSO our latest shipment of See’s candies has arrived with favorites such as Nuts & Chews, …

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Nov 14,2016 / Classes
Introduction to Ceramics

Starting this Wednesday, we will be conducting sessions on Basic Introduction to Working with Clay. This is a two session course that will cover making simple containers, hanging art, ornaments, preparing for firing in the kiln, glazing and all related aspects of …

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Sep 4,2016 / Classes
Ohe Kapala Fabric Art

Ohe Kapala are bamboo stamps with intricate designs. These were used in ancient times to create repetitive patterns onto kapa. Using one stamp the artist could create hundreds of different designs. These designs played on both positive and negative space, …

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Sep 1,2016 / Work
Unclaimed Clay – Need some help!

It’s great seeing so much activity in the ceramics studio, especially on Tuesdays and Thursdays. A new shipment of clay and glazes should be arriving soon. In the meantime, we need to tidy things up a bit. There are several …

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