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HŌLUALOA, Hawai’i – Donkey Mill Art Center is excited to announce a number of new programs, events and digital enhancements coming to the Mill this fall.

The Fall 2022/Spring 2023 program lineup includes new adult and keiki classes, one day workshops and monthly programs including the highly regarded creative outlet series. Fall class registration opens on August 19. Program Catalogs will be released and mailed to members in early August or available for pickup at the Mill.

This fall, the Mill will proudly present two new exhibition installations including Supporting Indigenous Sisters: An International Print Exchange opening on August 27, 2022, and Compost Culture: The Art of Regenerative Transformation coming in October.

When asked how she would describe the Mill’s upcoming Fall/Spring offerings, Donkey Mill Art Center’s Program Coordinator, Cynthia Smith said, “Our 2022 Fall programming is one for the books. Between our powerful exhibitions, incredible visiting artists, and broad range of classes, we’ve got something for everyone.” Smith continued, “I’m proud of the selection we have to offer this coming year and excited to share it with our community.”

The Mill is also thrilled to announce the launch of its new website and annual membership enhancements to improve the overall user experience for those new to the Mill as well as longtime members. The custom-built website features beautiful visuals, streamlined class & event sorting, updated registration and member forms, detailed community impact information and more.

The new, eco-friendly digital membership cards allow members the opportunity to access their membership benefits and stay connected to Donkey Mill happenings from their smartphones. Newly updated annual membership benefits include discounted class tuition, affordable open studio access, early class registration and gallery gift shop discounts. Member support helps to keep gallery exhibitions, artist talks and more free and open to the public.

For more information on the Donkey Mill Art Center, visit, or call 808-322-3362.

About the Donkey Mill Art Center

The Donkey Mill Art Center, located at 78-6670 Mamalahoa Highway in Hōlualoa on Hawaiʻi Island, is home to the Hōlualoa Foundation for Arts and Culture, a 501(c)(3) non profit arts education organization within the state of Hawaiʻi. The Donkey Mill is a place of convergence for the exploration of arts and culture to inform, inspire and strengthen individual and collective well-being. Hours of operation are Wednesday – Saturday from 10am – 6pm. Admission is free and open to the public with a suggested donation of $5.


Ashley Raymond, Deputy Director –