We exist in a future where Clackamas County is full of diverse, vibrant arts and culture which is accessible to and reflects every distinct community, touching each resident wherever they are… from mountain hamlets to riverside villages, from suburban cities to rural farms. Read our vision »

Origami Mushroom – Yuki Martin

In this video, the instructor shows you how to fold a mushroom, reminiscent of the Pacific Northwest's wet season.

Japanese Instruments “Wagakki” – Yumi Torimaru

With this particular video, Yumi will introduce three Japanese music instruments: Taiko Drums, Shinobue (bamboo flute), and Tsugaru Shamisen (Japanese lute).

Creating Strong Characters for Stage – Courtney Rainwater

Creating Strong Characters is a short class on how to develop on stage personas utilizing voice, body, and movement.

Painting Basics: Color Mixing – Julie Barrett

This class will cover basic color theory. Acrylic paints and a pallete knife are used to blend primary and secondary colors. An activity will be introduced to enhance color blending skills.

Seeking Performers for Milwaukie Porchfest 2021

Deadline: 05/06/2021

Milwaukie Arts Committee Seeking Performers for Porchfest 2021 May 7, 14, 21, 6 – 8 pm Milwaukie Porchfest will return... Read More »

Oregon Cultural Trust Development Grants

Deadline: 05/07/2021

Oregon Cultural Trust 2021 Cultural Development Grants Deadline: 5 pm, Friday, May 7, 2021 Projects occurring: September 1, 2021 –... Read More »

Community Representatives Needed to Help Choose Banner Pole Art

Deadline: 05/07/2021

Community volunteers needed to help pick the art for the new banner poles.

Molalla Library Nancy Drew Bookmark Contest

Deadline: 05/08/2021

Molalla Library presents 90 Years of Nancy Drew A Nancy Drew Bookmark Contest Deadline: May 8, 2021 Celebrate 90 years... Read More »

Christine Reports: Clackamas ESD – Regional Art Show

Our YAC Program Coordinator Christine Toth was able to serve as an artist juror for the Clackamas Education Service District (ESD) 2021 Regional Art Show.

CCAA’s Impact for FY2021 – Impact Report

We invite you to review all that we proudly accomplished during a year of unprecedented challenge, as well as unexpected inspiration.

Clackamas County 2021 Safe Routes to School Poster Contest

Calling all K-8 kids! You’re invited to submit artwork showing how fun it is to walk, bike and roll around! It is also good for you and good for the planet.

2021 AEP gives 2020 Artists a “Re-Do”

Clackamas County Arts Alliance announces the re-selection from our AEP 2020 call of 48 Individual Artists and 4 Artist Groups to exhibit in the 2021 Artist Exhibit Program.


The Arts Alliance has filled an essential need in Clackamas County since 1994. No other organization provides services countywide to artists, writers, performers and cultural organizations … but we couldn’t have done it without your help. Nearly 40 percent of our operating income comes from donors just like you! Learn more ›

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