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Whimsical Whittles and Realistic Portraits ART OPENING!

Introducing "Whimsical Whittles and Realistic Portraits," a dual-artist exhibit set in the vibrant PAEC Arts Included Gallery. This art showcase brings together the talents of two local artists from Huntington, Indiana. We present Zhenyi Dai's captivating portrait paintings alongside Todd Martin’s intricate hand-whittled human figures. The exhibit offers a rich sensory experience, featuring a unique blend of 2D and 3D works that push boundaries and challenge traditional mediums and techniques. Zhenyi Dai's artistic process is greatly influenced by her classical training in oil painting and the works of Rembrandt. Dai employs the impasto technique to create a tactile, textured effect [...]

Whimsical Whittles and Realistic Portraits ART OPENING!2024-01-23T19:09:37+00:00

PET OF THE MONTH 2024!

Calling all pet pals and their proud owners! Get ready to unleash the cuteness because it's photo submission time for your four-legged friends until the 20th of each month. Brace yourselves for the excitement as the nail-biting voting saga unfolds in the final weeks, reaching its peak with the grand announcement of the top pet on the month's last day. Now, here's the fun part – you can flaunt your fur babies in person at the Art Center or, for the tech-savvy pet parents, simply shoot those adorable snapshots over to smiller@pathfinderservices.org. The choice is yours! But that's not [...]

PET OF THE MONTH 2024!2023-12-19T15:18:44+00:00

Inner Child Awakens during the Bryan Ballinger ‘Breadwig’ Art Opening

On Friday, November 10th, the Pathfinder Arts & Entrepreneurial Center (PAEC) hosted an art opening in their gallery for Huntington-based artist Bryan Ballinger, also known as 'Breadwig'! The event had a diverse audience of adults and children. Ballinger's artwork showcased humor that captivated the children and brought out the inner child in the adults.  During the evening, Breadwig autographed copies of his latest picture book, 'The Big Wig Parade', which was released this month. The book's pages were displayed on the gallery walls, inviting attendees to engage with the artwork and sparking discussions about its humor.  Breadwig's animations were showcased [...]

Inner Child Awakens during the Bryan Ballinger ‘Breadwig’ Art Opening2023-11-14T15:53:41+00:00

Bryan Ballinger ‘Breadwig’ Art Opening

In the art world, it can be quite challenging to stand out and become a significant player at the local, regional, national, and international levels. However, Huntington, Indiana is home to an artist who has achieved this level of success. If you haven't heard of this artist in your hometown or nearby, we encourage you to keep reading.  Bryan Ballinger, also known as "Breadwig," is involved in various artistic practices, including creating murals, constructing sculptures and toys, publishing children's books, and participating in animations. Breadwig's style is unique, characterized by his caricatures of animals from around the world. However, [...]

Bryan Ballinger ‘Breadwig’ Art Opening2023-10-26T19:38:56+00:00

Canvas & Clay: The Blair-Thomson Art Exhibition

Are you ready to immerse yourself in a world of creativity, talent, and artistic diversity? The Canvas & Clay: The Blair-Thomson Art Exhibition is your gateway to a vibrant community of seasoned and emerging artists pushing the boundaries of creative expression.  Explore Our Artists: Dive into the portfolios of our featured artists and discover their unique styles, inspirations, and journeys. From captivating paintings and digital art to mesmerizing tattoo designs and pottery, our artists will take you on a visual journey that transcends boundaries.  Meet Bobby Blair: A Huntington native and retired Army Special Forces veteran, Bobby Blair brings a [...]

Canvas & Clay: The Blair-Thomson Art Exhibition2023-09-28T18:42:19+00:00

Celebrating the Triumph of Art and Identity: Tashema Davis’ “The Hood” Exhibition

Celebrating the Triumph of Art and Identity: Tashema Davis' "The Hood" Exhibition    In the heart of Huntington, Indiana, Tashema Davis' "The Hood" Exhibition has been nothing short of a resounding success at the Pathfinder Arts and Entrepreneurial Center. As we approach the closing date in just four days, it's the perfect time to reflect on the profound meaning behind Davis' work and the impact it has had on our community.  Tashema Davis is not merely an artist; she is a storyteller, a truth-seeker, and a champion of authentic representation. In "The Hood," Davis meticulously weaves her narrative through vibrant, [...]

Celebrating the Triumph of Art and Identity: Tashema Davis’ “The Hood” Exhibition2023-09-26T19:32:45+00:00

Announcing Artist Tashema Davis!

Exciting news everyone! 🎉🎨 The incredibly talented artist Tashema Nicole Davis is coming to the Huntington Arts and Entrepreneurial Center this August for her very own solo art exhibition and to teach a couple of workshops! Her passion for all things creative and her love of drawing portraits is absolutely contagious. Her artwork is an expression of all things beautiful and meaningful in life, and she believes that art transcends the typical and doesn’t always dwell in the realm of just color, line, and form. Her art is also composed of higher thought, in the divine commission to help others [...]

Announcing Artist Tashema Davis!2023-07-11T15:35:37+00:00

Announcing Bisque Figurine Open Studio!

🎨 Join us for Open Studio Saturdays in our Ceramic Studio! 🖌️    Discover the joy of painting and unleash your creativity with our bisque figurine painting sessions. Whether you're an experienced artist or a beginner, everyone is welcome to join!   📅 Every Saturday  ⏰ Noon to 4 pm  During our Open Studio sessions, you'll have the opportunity to choose from a variety of bisque figurines and bring them to life with your own artistic flair. Don't worry about supplies – we've got you covered!  Figurines Starting At $10.00 So mark your calendars and come spend a delightful afternoon expressing [...]

Announcing Bisque Figurine Open Studio!2023-06-30T19:59:37+00:00

Viking Grab & GO!

Viking Grab and Go Lunch is BACK at the Huntington Arts & Entrepreneurial Center! Thursdays and Fridays ONLY, from June 8th to July 28th. Closed July 6th & 7th Operating Hours are 10:30am - 2:00pm CASH ONLY Our Mission is to create real opportunities for High School students to gain valuable skills for meaningful employment. Croissants, wraps, salads, desserts, and more! Don't miss out on these delicious and convenient lunches. Menus subject to change weekly. Located at 32 E. Franklin St. Huntington, IN 46750 See you there!

Viking Grab & GO!2023-06-13T17:49:52+00:00

Welcome Stanna Clift, New Director of HAEC!

Stanna Clift, New Director of HAEC Huntington, IN – Pathfinder Services Chief Community Impact Officer Ashley Bostic has announced the appointment of Stanna Clift as the new Director of the Huntington Arts and Entrepreneurial Center for Pathfinder. Stanna is an Artist with a worldly soul and local roots here in Huntington County. Living in small towns scattered across the country with no tv or often pavement, Stanna was raised by two parents that were educators and community-driven. Following in their footsteps, Stanna is committed to creating a safe community space for all artists and their creative growth right here at [...]

Welcome Stanna Clift, New Director of HAEC!2023-06-13T15:15:43+00:00
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