Encouraging Creativity in Lake Country!


PAAC Next Networking Meeting is
Monday, December 9th

Potluck Celebration and Musical Entertainment
by Civic Broadway Singers

Link to Upcoming January Share & Shop/Swap Event Details

PAAC general membership meets the second Monday of every month (September through June) 

at the Pewaukee Public Library, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Includes a presentation. 

Free and open to the public

Gingerbread Houses

Were assembled Wednesday December 4th, 

The first 50 children were invited to a FREE session at the Pewaukee Village Hall/Police Department with some of your local police officers. All supplies were provided by Pewaukee Area Arts Council

Thanks to our Volunteers!!

More photos on the Gallery below


For a printable copy, click here

Photos from Roy taken at the Sept. 9th Network Meeting


Spring Fundraiser Ta Da!!! May 9th Photos

See Roy's Photos at this Link Now

More photos at Gallery Slide Show and Spring Fundraiser & Events Page


Get Involved


PAAC has a wish list of events, exhibits and opportunites! But like many other non-profits, we need extra hands and funds. That's where the community and our membership is invited to get involved to build a more creative Lake Country!



PAAC exists to encourage and promote quality arts experiences, programs, events and cultural opportunities in the greater Lake Country area community.


PAAC Member Artists:

"Are you or your art, music, specialty featured in a show, museum, event?  Send an email with the specific details or a press release to pewaukeearts@gmail.com.

PAAC will post something on our website for you."

Studies of Light & Form, Heidi and John Hallett, Anne Raskopf October 2-November 25, 2019 Oconomowoc Arts Center


Gallery Night Oconomowoc Vino Etc. Anne Raskopf, Terri Field, Abigail Engstrand and Jamie Stevens


Susi Schuele Evanston Art Center, IL - Small Fine Craft, November 16 - December 22, 2019

Barbara Kelsey and Jen Herro received awards at the Waukesha County Courthouse show

PAAC Artists represented at Shorehaven (Oconomowoc) now through November 30th.

Opening Reception was October 20th The works represent a wide variety of florals, landscapes, buildings, and more and represent a mix of mediums.

Click back here in Oct./Nov to see more samples of the many walls this entails:

PAAC is pleased to announce that the Delafield Public Library chose several pieces for their permanent collection. The grant recipient selections are: 

Barb Kelsey's "Sunset on Lake Nagawicka" and

Irene Taylor's "Family Fun on Nagawicka Lake"

In adition, the library has chosen to purchase

Anne Raskopf's "Rounding the Marker"

with their own funds after viewing

the project submissions.

The works are pictured here at the Fine Arts Placement page

Jen Herro, Barbara Kelsey, and Irene Taylor

Had paintings purchased at the Shorehaven "Collective Imagination" show recently

Juli Garton

Was awarded 1st through 4th prizes in the "Sow Creativity" State Fair Park Art Contest in the Tiles & Crafts category for her corn-on-the-cob mosaic.

She also won a 2nd Prize for a leaf rubbing. The purple award is a Division Top Award, one out of only 2 awarded.

Collective Imagination

Jackie Nicholson was featured in an article by Julia Jaegersberg for Blue, Brookfield Neighbors, and Lake Country Neighbors publications. Click here for the full story and more photos. 

Marilyn Horst took one year to painstakingly repair and repaint the 14 stations of the cross at her church in Monches. Each 50 pounds.

Juli Garton I will be at a Christmas Arts & Crafts Show offering her beautiful colorful LEAF casts and LEAF rubbed tea towels. The show is on Saturday, Nov. 23 from 9 to 3:30 at the Wales-Genesee Lions Club, S42W31400 Hwy 83, Genesee Depot. This is a quaint, unique fair with high quality local handmade items for gift giving and decorating.  Food and music included.  Plenty of parking and easy to find.

Event Calendar

Pewaukee Area Arts Council