FACE PAINTING during Copper Dog 150 weekend

The CCAA Gallery will again be open during Copper Dog Sled Dog Race weekend for kids of all ages to come have a doggie face or paw painted on their face.

Friday evening, February 27 6 to 8:30 the Hancock Girl Scout troop will be painting with any donations going to the Copper Country Humane Society.

Saturday afternoon, February 28 during the Copper Dog Saturday events on the snow road in Calumet. Students from the CLK High will be face painting.

February’s 1st Friday Event @ CCAA Gallery

PHOTOGRAPHY with Mark Upton

Local photographer and CCAA Gallery Artist Member from Allouez MI will present a “How To” on Photography.

February  6th  at the Gallery from 6am to 8pm

6 – 6:30 Camera basics, equipment and use

6:30 – 7 Action photography – Copper Dog

7 – 7:30 Long Exposure photography – Northern Lights

7:30 – 8 Open Questions and Answers

All ages are welcome to join us at the Gallery for this event.
No reserved seating is required – join the fun !

Bring your camera along for any questions you might have.

Need more information you may contact- Pamela Hecht
337-2274 CCAA 1st Friday Program Chair

The Gallery is closed during the winter months EXCEPT for 1st Friday Events…..

CCAA Gallery ARTIST-MEMBER Exhibit in Houghton

CCAA Gallery MEMBER/ARTIST, Fredi Taddeucci is the FEATURED ARTIST at the Portage Lake District Library for the months of January and February.

We at the CCAA Gallery are excited for her to be the guest artist at the Library…….if you… have a few extra moments while in Houghton please stop by and view her very unique artwork.

Here are a few of her works that are at the CCAA Gallery in Calumet.

Special THANKS to the Copper Country Community Art Center for organizing this event for Fredi’s artwork.

1st Friday Event – Janaury DRYWALL CARVING

Drywall Carving is the featured technique for January at the CCAA Gallery – Pam Hecht will be teaching you how to work with drywall to create a unique piece of art.

NOTE: due to the use of craft knives & other sharp objects used in this technique we are limiting this event to adults and youth older then 16 years old (with parent present).

January 2 2015 6pm to 8pm

need more information Pam at 337-2274

Explore Watercoloring with Clyde Mikkola

WATERCOLOR CLASS being offered…….October 25th
Clyde Mikkola, watercolor artist will be teaching techniques in water coloring class
from 10am to 4pm with a lunch break (lunch not provided).

Class cost is $40 payable at the time of sign up.

HURRY……Seating is limited so register soon !

Participants need to bring their own supplies, a list will be provided to you at the time you register for the class.

Need more information or to sign up please call:
Bob Dawson at 337-2413 or (906) 288-3604


1st Friday Event – October 3 ‘Fall Leaf Collage Printing’

Pick up a few leaves on your way to Calumet’s 1st Friday at CCAA Gallery.

We will be inking & painting leaves, then pressing them onto paper.

You then can create an autumn message design that is ready to framed or bring a 5×7 or smaller photo you wish to design a leaf print matt frame around.

All supplies will be provided. You are welcome to bring your own leaves.

All ages are welcome, 6pm to 8pm no reservations required – if you need more information contact Gallery at 337-1252 or 1st Friday Chairman, Pam at 337-2274.

1st Friday in September Art Event

1st Friday Event – September 5 ‘Art on a Rock’

Pick up a rock at the beach & learn how to express that stone into an ‘ART’ piece.

Peg McNinch of Silver Rae Studio in Houghton will be our guest instructor on September 5th at the CCAA Gallery. She will teach those attending that evening how to express themselves with their stone & embellishments. All supplies will be provided. You are welcome to bring your own rock for this event, less then fist size is recommended.

All ages are welcome, 6pm to 8pm no reservations required – if you need more information contact Gallery at 337-1252

Copper Country Associated Artists


We are NOW OPEN from Wednesday to Saturday 11am to 4pm

For over 50 years, this not-for-profit art organization has enjoyed creating art that reflects the beauty and history of the Keweenaw Peninsula surrounded by majestic Lake Superior. It is the oldest art organization in the Copper Country, this group of talented artists coordinates the Eagle Harbor Art Fair, that is held the second weekend in August in Eagle Harbor, Michigan.

The CCAA members create art from needle and thread, paint, pencil, wood, fiber, clay, glass and other art mediums. They meet each Thursday from 10am to 2pm throughout the year. The business meeting is held on the third Thursday of the month at 10am. All are welcome to attend and see what CCAA is all about !

We are proud participants in the First Friday in Calumet, and every First Friday of each month, we have a special event with demonstrations and educational information about the arts to share with the community to expand the arts culture.

CCAA work area & sales gallery are located at 205 Fifth Street, Calumet, Michigan

You are welcome to inquire about membership or come in and meet the artists and view the creation process.

For information call: 906-337-1252 or e-mail us at ccaartists@gmail.com