The Village Fine Arts Association is a regional, non-profit organization dedicated to promoting fine arts in the Huron Valley area and linked to broader Michigan arts councils and venues. Many local art careers, artist activities and events have been inspired by the seeds of encouragement that have come from this locally rooted community oriented organization. Find out about new programs and opportunities here: Suzanne Haskew Art Center (SHAC) and Visit us on
In September, don't miss: Views & Visions prospectus; due on the 27th. And see the fun that was shared at the SHAC: Sunflower Brews & Brushes paint party. Go to the NEWS page for the latest.
The VFAA Mission: Provide individual artists with opportunities for fellowship, inspiration and education by organizing, promoting and presenting monthly meetings with guest artists, workshops and juried exhibitions. We coordinate and participate with other community groups in art-related events to increase our visibility and further showcase our community's creativity derived from the freedom of artistic expression.
Volunteer-supported and funded by a combination of membership fees, business sponsors and grants. Your impact will make an impact in the richness and benefits of our local art community. Go to Membership/Sponsorship/Donations
Meetings, Shows and Events
Open invitation to interested visitors, members meet on 4th Wednesdays of the month, currently located in the basement of the Milford Presbyterian Church. Start time is 7:30 for upcoming art news, a snack/networking break, followed by a fascinating visiting artist presentations. More information and newsletter on the NEWS page.
Also make sure you stop by and explore the large creative space at the new VFAA SHAC on 125 Main Street / high bay garage area (suite 700), a short walk from the Central Park. Parking is available in the River's Edge Brewery lot.
Exploring creative expression is for everyone. Whether you are interested in exploring different art mediums for yourself, taking a workshop to expand your knowledge, want to know more about the art world, or are a seasoned veteran willing to go further in your creative journey, you can join others and take your interest to the next level. OR maybe as a local business, you would like to partner with the VFAA and reflect your support of the arts in the Huron Valley area of Milford and the neighboring areas.
VFAA members include potters, weavers, oil painters, watercolorists, pastelists, acrylic painters, carvers, poets, musicians, photographers, sculptors, fabric artists the list is endless and varied.
The Village Fine Arts Association began in 1992, with the knowledge that there was a great need for the numerous artists in the Greater Milford Area to have an outlet to explore, expand and share their love of art.
Current VFAA logo design: courtesy of Georgie Jagner.