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Art Central is an art & drafting supply store for local artists by local artists. It is our mission to promote & support the visual arts of San Luis Obispo County. Our friendly, knowledgeable staff is ready to help you find what you need to create your masterpieces or discover a new creative outlet! We are also familiar with class supply lists from our local colleges and instructors.
Our gallery proudly hosts a diverse array of fine art by local artists. We have both a fixed collection and monthly rotating shows. Details on current and previous shows are listed under the Gallery tab and our Blog.
Art Central offers workshops led by professional artists. They are geared to empower, encourage, and inspire artists at any stage of development. We also have Playdates where materials are laid out for participants to discover new materials and have fun!