Just 12 Days... and the 2014 Holiday Artist Market will be gone!

The Orion Art Center's Holiday Market is inspiration tied up with a bow, direct from the imagination of Michigan artists to you. We gather the artists in one location for 12 days to help you find that just right, one of a kind gift.

Where The Studio of the Orion Art Center, 424 S. Broadway Street, Lake Orion MI 48362 (next to Diamond Dave's Creative Jewelers) Click here for map and directions.

When December 10-21. Open 12pm-6pm daily (Closed Monday).






  • Meet the Artists Reception: Wednesday, December 10 from 7-9pm. Enjoy hors d'oeuvres, live entertainment, and meet the artists. 

                      Artists interested in applying for the 2014 Holiday Market please click here.

                 Special thanks to Dave Schurman of Diamond Dave's Creative Jewelers.

Congratulations to the Orion Art Center's Joan Brace Scholarship Competition award winners. The yearly event is named for artist Joan Brace, a founding member of the OAC and advocate for young artists. Special thanks to our wonderful community partners, The Chadwick Group and Oxford Bank for supporting emerging artists. Click here for more about the students and their artwork.

This crayfish is one of the creatures students are cataloging as part of their field trip to test the health of the Paint Creek. The visit brought over a hundred 8th graders to the Orion Art Center for a unique lesson in enviornmental studies that tapped both the artistic and the scientific sides of their brains. Click here for story and photos.