Be a Part of the Arts

The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas county (CAC) is eager to announce the annual Volunteer Luncheon. The event will be held on October 7th, from 11:30am to 1:00pm at the CAC, 8652 Campbellton St. Douglasville. The CAC will be providing a free lunch and volunteer information session during this event. The Volunteer Luncheon is a great event for all interested in serving the community through the arts! CAC volunteers answer the phone, register students for art classes, take reservations for Read More

Build a Scarecrow for a Chance to Win Cash Prizes!

The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC) in partnership with Keep Douglas County Beautiful, is proud to present the 4th Annual Scarecrow Contest. Calling all sports teams, non-profits, schools, businesses, and churches! The 4th Annual Scarecrow Contest will be offering cash prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place, and bragging rights, of course! Be a part of the fun this year, and channel your inner creativity! Your scarecrow can reflect your mission, organization, business, or your family’s imagination and Read More

September ARTSventure’s Got Character!

On the morning of September 7, The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC) presented a musical ARTSventure to Sweetwater Elementary School, grades K-5. Arietha Lockhart performed twice for the school, with one performance given to the younger ages and one to the older children. Opera singer, educator, soloist, and opener for the Olympic ceremonies in Atlanta in 1996, Lockhart meets children where they are and guides them into songs about self-reflection. On this visit, Lockhart focused on character Read More

An Evening of Arts & Awards

On the evening of September 1, The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC) celebrated over fifty artists and their eighty-seven works of art. Among the collection from several states were portraits, animal paintings, abstracts, breathtaking photographs, Dhuku headdress, authentic Korean sculpture, interactive glass sculpture, bronze statue, and so much more. Several ribbons and cash prizes were presented for the National Juried Arts Show 2022 (NJAS), with a People’s Choice award yet to be announced. Come view the gallery Read More

NEW “POP UP ARTS SHOP” at the CAC

  Check out the new Pop Up Arts Shop at The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County. For September, the CAC is featuring the creative works by Lee Anne Messerschmidt. Lee Anne is a jewelry artist based out of the Atlanta, GA area. She graduated from Drake University with a BFA Degree in Interior Design and Art Education. Lee Anne was a potter for many years and has since found her passion for making jewelry. She loves manipulating metal with hammers and torches. She has added the Read More

TV/Film Acting Course Here in Douglasville

    Atlanta Walk of Fame (AWOF) has partnered with The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County (CAC) to present a TV/Film Acting Course this Fall. Students aged 13 to adult can sign up on Artsdouglas.org. The course will take place Thursdays in October, from 6-8 pm, with a bonus filming day to turn the vision into a production on Thursday, November 10, 6-9 pm. Because AWOF is passionate about this offering under the tutelage of Loretta Chandler (best known for Read More

CAC Brings Local and International Artists to Douglas County

The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC) presents the 2022 National Juried Arts Show (NJAS). The NJAS exhibit will be displayed September 1-29 at the CAC gallery, Monday-Friday 9:00 am-5:00 pm. The reception will be held September 1, 6-8 pm, free to the public, and hosted by the Douglas County Art Guild (DCAG). Come view the presentation of awards for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place, and Honorable Mention. A special award presented by the DCAG will also be announced on the Read More

August Pop Up Arts Shop Featuring Penelope Davis

  NEW “POP UP ARTS SHOP” at the CAC Check out the new Pop Up Arts Shop at the Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC). For August, the CAC is featuring Penelope Davis. Penelope Davis is a self-taught artist who has been been painting for over 35 years.  She enjoys painting, drawing, and card making.  She is originally from South Carolina and now resides here in Georgia. Her favorite subject matters are whimsical faces and florals, but she loves working with all subject matters on some Read More

CAC Membership Drive

CAC Membership Drive Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County (CAC) is a vibrant, active, and happening place. There are classes to take, exhibits to see, special events to enjoy, and chances to volunteer. Get involved in the cultural life of the community by becoming a member of the CAC today. Members receive discounts on classes and events, tax deductions, and extra added benefits at each level. Become a member between now thru September 1 and be Read More