The Art Center

1810 S. Dumas Ave
Dumas, TX 79029
(806) 935-5312  Fax:806 934-4447

Located on the southwest corner of
Dumas on busy Highway 87-287
Hours: Monday thru Saturday
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Free Admission.


 "Falcon Pair" by Carolyn Stallwitz

  Current Show:

Annual Small Works Invitational

"Twin Falls" by Two Dogs Doyle

"Alert" by M.S. Franco

"Bluebird" by Margaret Nelson "Oxbows and Chinks" by Cherine Marie

Sunday, February 15, 2015
2:00 - 4:00 pm

Exhibit will hang through Thursday, March 19.


Coming in March

"The Gals"
featuring art from
Janette Dickerson, Virgie Long and Ginny Slesick

Ginny Slesick

Janette Dickerson

Virgie Long

Sunday, March 29th
2:00 - 4:00 pm


2015 Calendar

Art Center Membership Information

View past exhibits

Member's Webpages

There is a lot going on here at the Art Center, come by and have a cup of coffee with us.





March - April
The Gals
Amarillo, Texas


Dumas High Art Students
Dumas Schools Art Festival
Saturday, May 9

June, July and August
Moore County Art Association's
Permanent Collection

August - September
Jon Birdsong
Portales, New Mexico

September - October
Quilts, Quilts and more Quilts

October - November

Gary Langley

Annual Members' Show and Sale
Summer will be here soon and so will our Summer Classes for the kids.  Click here for more information.

Jerry Yarnell will be doing two workshops in August 2015
Click here for more information.

Interested in this or any other workshop? Call us at 806-935-5312 or email us at
for more information.

If you are wanting a special workshop to be offered.  Call and let us know.  We will try to find a teacher so that we can offer it.

Like to plan ahead?  Watercolor artist, Jon Birdsong will be conducting a watercolor workshop in September 2015.



If you have any questions about the activities above, email us at


Tuesday is paint day.  Come paint with us from
10:00 am to 5:00 pm


Are you a Woodcarver?
The Art Center is now hosting a Tuesday Night Woodcarving Group.  This is open to anybody who is already a woodcarver or who is interested in learning more about carving.  
Come join us from 7:00 - 9:00 every Tuesday evening. 

Come make cards with us every
third Saturday of each month.
Starting at 10:00 am.
We provide the stamps, ink, embossing powders and anything else you might need for a $10.00 charge.



The Art Center opened a new building in October of 2004
as a neighbor to Window on the Plains Museum. 
The joining of the two has made a pleasant stop in Dumas to view art and
history and to enjoy the best of Texas. 
The Art Center features the works of area artists in exhibits
that change monthly.  For exact dates on monthly exhibits,
please call 806-935-5312

Several of the artists who are members of The Art Center have their work featured at



The Ineze Crabb Gallery in the Art Center is named in memory of area artist Ineze Lucille (Kline) Crabb.


Mil Boyd; oil on canvas Conny Martin; oil on canvas Dr. Emilio Caballero; opaque watercolor on board

Jim Ward; oil on canvas

Carolyn Stallwitz; gouache on paper

Ben Konis; oil on canvas

Don Ray; oil on canvas

These paintings are in the permanent collection of
the Moore County Art Association.
The permanent collection is displayed in the Gallery
during the summer months of June, July and August.




The Mil Boyd Classroom, named in honor
of the founder of the Moore County Art Association,
is a place of both learning and inspiration for
visitors to The Art Center.

Click here for information on classes.

Summer classes offered for kids (2nd grade thru 12)

Special one-man shows by area artists are featured
each month with an opening reception. 
Past exhibits have shown pastels, oils, sculptured pottery,
watercolors and many other types of media.


Our Small Works Invitational hangs during February and March. 

Miniature paintings can be no larger than 8" by 10"
or circumference of 36 inches and sculptures no taller than 12". 
This show is extremely popular with the public. 



View pictures from the Small Works Invitational Exhibit 2009

In December every year, we have our Members' Show and Sale featuring work
by Moore County Art Association Members.  This is a great time to do a little Christmas Shopping.


Go to Window On The Plains Museum Homepage.


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