Visual Artist Alliance of Springfield (VAAS)
The Visual Artist Alliance of Springfield, a not-for-profit Missouri Corporation, began in 1988 with a small group of artists who joined together to advance visual art in the Springfield area. They currently provide art education and enrichment opportunities to 75 local and regional members.
The Visual Artist Alliance of Springfield (VAAS) holds meetings, featuring various mediums with live demonstrations on the second Saturday each month except for July and January. We meet at Juanita K Hammons Hall For the Performing Arts – 525 S. John Q. Hammons Pkwy., Springfield, MO at 10 am.
The VAAS sponsors an annual Members’ Show, Juried Shows in the Spring and Winter, Solo exhibit opportunities in public locations, workshops and field trips and sends a monthly newsletter. In addition, seasonal social events allow members and their, spouses & friends to gather in the spirit of community.
Our Artists' Skills
Pastel • Watercolor • Acrylic • Oil Painting • Pen & Ink • Plein Air • Print Making • Pottery • Wood Turning • Jewelry Crafts • Metal Working • Mixed Media