• Wood Carving by Mike Ilkiw
    Wood Carving by Mike Ilkiw

Welcome to Southwest Missouri’s “Visual Artist Alliance of Springfield” art guild.

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.

We are fortunate to have Missouri artists who specialize in:
Pastel • Watercolor • Acrylic • Oil Painting • Pen & Ink • Plein Air • Print Making
Pottery • Wood Turning • Jewelry Crafts • Metal Working • Mixed Media