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Locating Historic Huntington Art Guild Members


Seeking Key Players in Historic Huntington Art Guild  The Arts Included Gallery at Huntington Arts & Entrepreneurial Center wishes to tell the story of the Huntington Arts Guild through stories and artwork.  Huntington— ​01/18/2023​ — The ​HAEC​ announces immediate inquiry for any information and artistic artifacts related to the Huntington Arts Guild. ​The Huntington Arts & Entrepreneurial Center​, located at 32 E Franklin St., hopes to tell the story of this group of creatives, from the past, in a future exhibit. The Guild has been non-operational for several years, but there are traces of the group’s artistic efforts [...]

Locating Historic Huntington Art Guild Members2023-01-25T22:00:10+00:00

Holly Dowidat Artist Reception


Stunning! Exceptional Quality! I can actually see this in my home! And similar reviews could be heard throughout the Arts Included Gallery as visitors admired the work of Holly Dowidat during her artist reception. On Friday, January 6th, 2023, the Arts Included Gallery hosted an artist reception for Holly Dowidat, showcasing her exhibit “A Journey Through Clay.” Visitors had the opportunity to admire the works on display and mingle and meet with the artist, discovering her journey and inspiration behind the pieces she creates. “A Journey Through Clay” is a multifaceted exhibit experience offering a mix of sculptures [...]

Holly Dowidat Artist Reception2023-01-18T17:58:05+00:00

Invest in your creative self this December


Unleash your creative side this Holiday season at the Huntington Arts & Entrepreneurial Center by attending a workshop. December has an exceptional lineup of workshops to get you prepped for the holidays. Luminary Lantern ceramics with Holly Dowidat – uses slab techniques to sculpt ceramic luminaries with designed-by-you cutouts for the candlelight to shine through. Participants will choose from a variety of glazes to finish the works created. December 6th Beaded Bird Holiday Ornament with Katrina Mitten – construct a 3-dimensional bird design using felt material sewn together and adorned with beads. Attendees will be guided in hand-stitching fabric and edge [...]

Invest in your creative self this December2022-11-23T14:42:45+00:00

November Brings New Creative Workshops to HAEC


November Brings New Creative Workshops to HAEC Huntington, IN. October 26, 2022 The Huntington Arts & Entrepreneurial Center hosts several workshops throughout the month of November. The mission of HAEC is to create inclusive, creative opportunities for residents and visitors of Huntington County. November’s lineup is sure to please. Framed Biology with Julie Wall - uses insect specimens, stamps, markers, and other embellishments to create a unique display. All materials are provided. Materials include a high-quality frame with matting and insect specimens of your choice. November 9th Pumpkin Sculpture with Holly Dowidat - works with slab-rolled clay to sculpt and [...]

November Brings New Creative Workshops to HAEC2022-10-31T14:52:27+00:00

Huntington Arts and Entrepreneurial Center Receives Grant to support Kindermusik Program


Huntington, IN, Release: January 2022 The Huntington County Community Foundation awarded $1350 to support Kindermusik at the HAEC. These funds will provide financial assistance and scholarship opportunities for families wanting to participate in this incredible experience but cannot afford the cost of the class. Kindermusik is the world’s leading provider of music-based education for children from birth through age seven. Since 1978, Kindermusik has helped millions of children worldwide build a strong foundation for a lifetime of love and learning. Kindermusik offers a monthly membership that includes a weekly in-person class, song downloads, musical eBooks, educational videos & games, and parenting [...]

Huntington Arts and Entrepreneurial Center Receives Grant to support Kindermusik Program2022-02-01T16:04:31+00:00

On Ramp Participants In Pattern Magazine


The Indiana Arts Commission is pleased to present PATTERN magazine’s Fall/Winter 2021 issue featuring thirteen participants from the agency's On-Ramp Creative Entrepreneur Accelerator program. Sharing the unique entrepreneurial stories of Indiana artists in PATTERN magazine serves not only to elevate their work but to shine a spotlight on the thousands of Hoosiers operating arts-based small businesses. Follow link below to purchase magazine! https://patternindy.square.site/product/volume20/95?cs=true&cst=custom&fbclid=IwAR2cmP9idN9PiRauywuslxm9LRUMUiSFY8Ki0Op9Besv4Hzi8z8z_LRNtOo

On Ramp Participants In Pattern Magazine2021-12-21T22:16:42+00:00

Ellsworth to display art at HAEC


From Friday, Dec. 3, 2021, through Saturday, Jan. 29, 2022, the Arts Included Gallery, at the Huntington Arts & Entrepreneurial Center (HAEC), will present the works of Angela Ellsworth. Ellsworth is a fine art printmaker and former resident of Huntington. Now residing on a small family farm in Central New York, she works from her personal studio.   You can view the whole article here: http://www.huntingtoncountytab.com/community/62083/ellsworth-display-art-haec

Ellsworth to display art at HAEC2021-12-21T22:18:10+00:00

Huntington Arts and Entrepreneurial Center showcases local artists and revamped courtyard


Brand new picnic tables and potted plants decorate the back courtyard of the Huntington Arts and Entrepreneurial Center. Pathfinders and Republic Services helped beautify the downtown building Saturday. Arts Center Director Katy Strass says it will benefit local artists, building residents and the general public.   To view more information:https://www.wfft.com/content/news/Huntington-Arts-and-Entrepreneurial-Center-showcases-local-artists-revamped-courtyard-574576071.html

Huntington Arts and Entrepreneurial Center showcases local artists and revamped courtyard2021-10-13T21:53:02+00:00

New mural coming to Huntington’s downtown


Katy Strass, director of the Huntington Arts & Entrepreneurial Center and executive director of the LaFontaine Arts Council, addressed the City of Huntington’s Common Council on Tuesday, Feb. 9, hand in hand with America Carrillo, local artist, to introduce Carrillo’s work on the “Yes You Can” project.   To view more information: http://www.dev-huntingtoncountytab.com/feature/59635/new-mural-coming-huntingtons-downtown

New mural coming to Huntington’s downtown2021-10-13T21:53:25+00:00

JeFFFest 2021, downtown outdoor art festival


This year’s Heritage Days celebration will wrap up with JeFFFest – which is a Festival of Fun Food, Fabulous Music and Fine Art — that will take place Sunday evening, June 20th from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

JeFFFest 2021, downtown outdoor art festival2021-10-13T21:54:02+00:00
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