Aviano AB Arts & Crafts Center needs instructors.  
    Framing services

2007, 2008, 2011 USAFE
Program of the Year!

The Aviano Arts and Crafts Center provides
off-duty leisure time activities for active duty
military personnel, dependents, DOD
personnel, retirees, their dependents and
guests. It provides complete arts and crafts
development and service facilities, to include
automotive, industrial arts, fine arts and
hobby crafts. Our program supports family
cohesion, builds self-esteem and self-reliance,
and provides alternative leisure time activities,
which develops the individual’s creative skills.
Always focused on safety, customer service,
customer value, customer self expression and
personal development, we are very proud to
have received the USAFE Program of the
Year award for both 2007 & 2008, and
winning best in the Air Force for 2008!


Flightline  Bldg. 1464
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Sales Store
DSN  632-2989
COMM  0434-30-2989
DSN  632-5781
COMM  0434-30-5781
DSN  632-0174
COMM  0434-30-0174
Wood Shop
DSN  632-7892
COMM  0434-30-7892
Auto Hobby
DSN  632-2277
COMM  0434-30-2277
DSN  632-5960
COMM  0434-30-5960

Craft Store
Monday-Thursday • 0900-1800
Friday • 0900-1700
Saturday • 1000-1600
Family Days • CLOSED

Frame Shop
Monday-Friday • 0900-1700
Saturday • Open the first Saturday of the month
Family Days • CLOSED

Monday-Friday • 0900-1700
Family Days • CLOSED

Wood Shop
Tuesday-Thursday • 1200-1800
Friday • 1200-1700
Saturday • 1000-1600

All Shops
Closed on Sundays & Holidays 

Useful Links:
Air Force Arts and Crafts Website
Air Force A&C Gallery Showcase
Monthly Class Calendar

    The Arts & Crafts Center has it all!
Auto Hobby Shop
- Auto mechanic service and self-help center.
Wood Hobby Shop - Wood working service and self-help center.
Arts and Crafts Retail Store - Scrapbook and paper crafting supplies, craft supplies and kits for youth, fabrics, yarn and
notions for quilting, sewing, knitting & crocheting, jewelry & beading supplies, basic fine art & craft supplies.
Frame Shop - Custom framing service and self help center.
Engraving Shop - Plaques, awards & farewell gifts such as: wine boxes, beer steins, assorted glasses, humidors, gondolas,
coin holders, and more!
Self Help Photo Studio - A variety of professional photo studio equipment: lights, backdrops, & props for self help use!
Classroom - Instruction in a variety of arts and crafts classes. Please see class calendar for details.
    Craft Fairs Craft Fairs
We hold craft fairs and craft flea market events throughout the year. If you are an artist, artisan or crafts person (either novice or professional) and would like to take part in our events, all items and artwork must be handmade by registrant. Samples will be screened at registration. For more information give us a call at 632-2989.
    Looking for Class Instructors Looking for Instructors
Do you sew, quilt or make jewelry? We are always looking for new instructors! Please contact us if you are interested.


Some Classes Offered
All classes must be registered for in advance at the Arts & Crafts Center. Dates are subject to change based on number of participants.
Call us for more information.

Beginning Crochet
$30 for 2 session class, plus cost of supplies.
Learn all the basics to get stated crocheting.

Intermediate Crochet
$30 for 2 session class, plus cost of supplies.
Learn crocheting in the round, joining, and color changes. Beginner's crochet is a pre-requisite prior to taking this class.

Vintage Canvas Art
$45, supplies included.
Use Modge Podge, vintage papers, and age a canvas to create one of a kind art for your home.

Framing Class
$30, supplies included.
Learn how to mat and frame a 4x6 photo and earn your self-help certification.

Decorative Painting
$100 for four classes, plus cost of supplies.
Learn fun decorative painting techniques, including trompe l'oeil.

Henna Art
$30, supplies included.
Learn how to create beautiful henna designs on skin, paper and other mediums.

Kids Crafts
$10, supplies included.
Kids ages 3-9 will have tons of fun in these crafty classes!

Saturday Kids Crafts
$15, supplies included.
Kids ages 5-12 will have tons of fun in these crafty classes!

Kids Crafts Summer Camp
$50 for 3 session class, supplies included.
Kids ages 5-12 will have tons of fun in these crafty classes!

Youth Crafts
$15, supplies included.
Kids ages 9-13 will explore different craft skills using various mediums.

Beginning Photoshop
Learn all the basics you need to get started with Photoshop.

Wood Safety Orientation
Learn basic safety orientation and earn your wood shop self-help certificate.

Photo Club Meetings
No sign up required, FREE!
Join Aviano's photo club and have fun learning all about photography.

Classes offered
    Where is the Arts & Crafts Center?
Located on the Flightline next to the South Gate.
Take first right, we are in back of the Outdoor Rec building.
Let us know what you think!
Arts & Crafts Center Ice page


Aviano Air Base, 31st Force Support Squadron
Address: Unit 6122, APO, AE 09604-6122

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