Visual Arts

The schedule below displays only the next available date for each event or workshop in this category. Many courses are ongoing. To see all dates, view the Calendar, or click on the event you are interested in, and look for the See All Dates link.

Wed 28

Magnificent Bali w/ Zoe Harris

July 28 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Wed 28

Writing from the Heart w/ Dr. PELLER MARION

July 28 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Sat 31

Saturday Perception Workshop

July 31 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Aug 02


August 2 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Aug 02

Drawing & Meditation w/ LAUREL SHEAR

August 2 @ 9:30 am - 10:45 am
Aug 02

Process: Collage to Paint w/ LAUREL SHEAR

August 2 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Aug 17


August 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Shared Studio Space for Members
Call for available hours.
$15 / day. Bring your own materials.

Free Studio Day for Members
First Mondays, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Koya Ceramics Studio
Not currently available.

Ongoing Groups

The following  groups meet 1 or 2 times/month, and are free for OHCA Members, and $5/session for Non-Members.

Please view the Calendar for upcoming dates for each group.


Art Talk
Open to all media! In a safe and trusting environment, this group enriches one’s creative process and is part of the core OHCA philosophy. Join us to talk about your art work in a non-judgmental discussion. Bring your work, if you like. This group was formerly known as the ‘Painters’ Forum.’ Usually meets 1st & 3rd Mondays, 12-1:30 pm.

O’Hanlon Photography Group
The O’Hanlon Photography Group provides an opportunity for photographers passionate about the creative world of photography to gather in a supportive environment where they can focus on the art of seeing, on visual perception, and on perspectives and techniques unique to expressive photography. Drop-in’s welcome. Meets 2nd Mondays, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. 

Photo Forum
These interactive gatherings meet once a month for two hours to share photographs, take field trips and discuss perception and creativity with the camera (digital or film). Currently an invitation-only group. For more information, call 415.388.4331 or email the Office.