SoCCA Seeks Art Instructors for Youth and Adult Programming

Southington Community Cultural Arts Center offers classes to youth, adults and to people with disabilities in drawing, painting, printing, photography, sculpture, ceramics, writing, music, jewelry and film making. SoCCA seeks to expand its education programming to introduce new instructors with a long history of experience in arts education at all levels offering innovative approaches to informing students of classical and contemporary techniques within all art medium.

Proposals should include a title to workshop and a workshop description. Those seeking instructing a series of classes over a seven week timeframe should include a syllabus and timeline of topics demonstrated and a description of those techniques participants will experience. A full paragraph description of what will be presented in sessions, and references to facilities organizations and individuals you have worked with in the past should also be included. A brief biography of work history and electronic images to support marketing efforts in listing the sessions in our catalog are also required.

Opportunities are evaluated on a first come basis.


Please Include:
Mobile phone
Decipline medium
History of instruction
Method of teaching
Materials required
Any special studio necessities
Preferred day of week and time of availability beginning November and January excluding Sunday and Monday.

SoCCA/Gift Gallery Artist Submission

Artist interested in consigning artwork inventory to SoCCA Galleries click HERE:

SoCCA invites area fine Artists and Craftsmen and women to submit information and images for consideration to the Gift Gallery and Exhibit Gallery programs.  Individuals aiming to be considered and selected as consignors should fill out the form including uploading images of the artwork and items to be consigned.  Merchandise is to be presented and received by scheduled and confirmed appointments only.  All items received and removed are at the discretion of the organization.  To schedule an appointment or for any questions contact 860.276.1581 Tuesday - Friday Noon - 3:00pm.

SoCCA will be in touch via eMail to confirm receipt of information and images. Then will review materials in a timely manner.

Dinner Under the Stars CALL for ART

Your artwork has a seat at the table September 8, 2019
Get high visibility to your work.
Be part of the first fundraising event as this in the area.
Give to benefit a program with great opportunities for community participants.

SoCCA seeks fine art, objet d’ art, fine crafts, table linens, ceramics, glassware, jewelry, painted chairs, and more to be included in the event - Dinner Under the Stars.

100% of proceeds go to
SoCCA All Access Art Program &
Lewis Educational Agriculture Farm, L.E.A.F
DROP OFF DATES: through August 30, 2019

To submit Artwork for Donation to the Dinner Under the Stars event click HERE:

Annual Artisan Showcase at SoCCA - October 4-6 & October 11-13, 2019

SoCCA introduces an indoor Fine Arts and Crafts event to be held Saturday and Sunday of both weekends of the 2019 Apple Harvest Festival, October 4-6 & October 11-13, 2109. The team at SoCCA is currently in the process of curating this showcase and seeks artists with high quality handcrafted works/products willing to self represent and showcase their works at the event.  The event will also offer scholarship space to two 'Outsider Artists,' a self-taught or naïve in the making of art.

Find more info and an application to jury selection HERE:

Deadline to submit slides for participation, August 15, 2019