Our Mission



Community Canvas, Inc. (CCI) is a local artist non-profit 501(c)3 organization, whose mission is to “Creatively Connect Art and Community.” It is their belief that visual art education should be accessible and enjoyable for all ages.

They are empowered to provide, develop, support and sustain the arts to a wide variety of community members. Connecting artists, the public and local venues, CCI encourages the advancement, participation and integration of visual arts into the fabric of the area that we serve.

Programs range from private directed painting events, standards-based After School Art and enrichment classes within the school systems, Kids Summer Art Camp based on the Nevada County Fair theme, immersion of art activities within the senior population, as well as outreach and collaborative projects that support their vision.