About Hoover/Shelby Art Association

The Hoover Shelby Art Association was founded to provide encouragement of individual and group development and enjoyment of all forms of art.The Association encourages cooperation and interchange between artists, teachers, students, craftsmen, publishers and others engaged in artistic activities; to provide a registry; to hold competitions and exhibitions; to promote the study and improvements of the arts; and to promote art by sharing resources and contributing to facilities such as libraries, courthouses, etc. The Hoover Shelby Art Association sponsors an annual Spring and Fall Art In The Park Show at Heardmont Park in the Metro Birmingham Area.The membership meets on a regular basis once a month, rotating monthly from the Hoover Library and The North Shelby Library.

Sunday, April 1, 2012

Art in the Park - April 28

Hoover/Shelby Art Association sponsors Art in the Park on Saturday, April 28.

Chelsea City Hall - 16623 Highway 280  Chelsea, AL 35043
From paintings to jewelry to pottery - something for everyone. Hope to see you there!

Sunday, March 18, 2012

North Shelby Library Exhibit

Stop in and see the works of Scott Pelham! His work will be on display up until our April show. He will be followed by Bob Burns and then Linda Jarvis. If you are interested in displaying your work, please contact Carol Weston.

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

2012 Meeting Schedule

  1. Mar 8th - 12:30 pm @ Hoover Library
  2. April 12th - 6:30 pm @ North Shelby Library ~ Pre-show Meeting!
  3. May 10th - 12:30 pm @ Hoover Library
  4. Jun 7th - 6:30 pm @ North Shelby Library
  5. July 12th - 12:30 pm @ Hoover Library
  6. August 9th - 6:30 pm @ North Shelby Library
  7. Sept 13th - 12:30 pm @ Hoover Library ~ Pre-show Meeting!
  8. Oct 11th - 6:30 pm @ North Shelby Library
  9. Nov 8th - 12:30 pm @ Hoover Library
  10. Dec - No meeting Scheduled
Next meeting will be March 8th, at 12:30 pm at the Hoover Library. If you are a new member and want to show in the April Art In the Park show, bring 3 pieces to be juried to this next meeting.

Wednesday, October 12, 2011


September 24 brought the most perfect weather that Art in the Park as experienced in a long time: not too hot, not too cold, not too windy, and not rainy at all. It was a perfect day for an art show.

The art was fabulous also with an array of prizes being awarded:

Best in Show (art): Lewis Hughes
Best in Show (craft): Darci Alexander

Oil/Acrylic: Sue Hughes, Sandra Walters, Faye Creel
Watercolor: Yvonne Andrews, Barbara Prior, Marion Rekus
Mixed Media: Winnie Cooper, Mary Ann Brechun, Scott Pelham
General Art: Carol Weston, Theresa Peterson
Craft: Barbara Dollar, Lincoln Gaborik
Decorative Craft: Teresa Wamble, Becky Roberson
Best Booth: Teresa Wamble

Congratulations to all the artists and a huge thank you to all who attended!

New Friends

"Gourds Gone Wild"

Sue Hughes

Winnie Cooper

Yvonne Andrews

Faye Creel
Barbara Prior

Monday, August 29, 2011

Art in The Park.... Coming Soon!

Mark your calendars now: the Art in the Park show will be held September 24, 2011 at Heardmont Park Senior Community Center on Highway 119 in North Shelby County. The address is  5458 Cahaba Valley Road, Birmingham, 35242.