Working artists have always been a huge part of Ashland's culture, and Ashland has a number of opportunities for arts education.  Professional visual and performing artists offer private lessons, group classes, and workshops to the community, as well as performance opportunities.
Visual Arts


Ashland is host to many skilled artists. Painters, jewelers, photograhers, and sculptors make up just some of the wide variety of local talent.

Behind the Curtain is Ashland's first designated artist studio and creates custom three dimensional projects.

Alvaro Coronado and Wagner's Jewelers create fine custom jewelry.

Jessica Robertson offers portrait photography.

Performing Arts


Music, Dance, and Theater lessons are offered, as well as live performances of local talent.

Pianoworksstudios  and Ashland Music Academy  offer music lessons. 

Diane Hale School of Dance and Off and Dancing offer dance lessons and events. 

The Hanover Arts and Activities Center offer a summer theater program.