Arts & Crafts Center
Building 9205 on Ruf Avenue
HOURS OF OPERATION
Sunday & Monday, Closed
Tuesday – Friday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
For Holiday Hours & Special Closures, please refer to our homepage.
The Arts & Crafts Center is your one-stop-shop for crafty projects and personalized gifts! Our services include framing, laser engraving, coin engraving, color sublimation, woodshop, pottery/ceramics, instructional programs, RV storage, Lemon Lot registration, and more. We have something for everyone!
Check out our online MarketPlace Gallery! Customizing is what we do best at the Fort Rucker Arts & Crafts Center. Choose from our extensive selection of plaques and gift items that can be customized to fit your needs! Don’t forget to ask about our embroidery and engraving services. To purchase an item, please visit our facility.
Save money and learn a new skill with our instructional framing program. Choose from an extensive selection of framing materials to create your very own custom masterpiece. Learn everything from cutting your mattes to assembling your frames. If you feel you don’t have the time, our friendly staff can custom frame it for you. Either way, you will come out on top with a quality product.
Gifts & Engraving
Want to make that gift extra special? Get it personalized with the Arts and Crafts Center laser and rotary engraver, or color sublimation. Customizing is what we do best. Choose from an extensive line of trophies, plaques, and gift items. For all your engraving wants and needs, please keep the Arts and Crafts Center in mind. We are here to serve you.
Pictures can be heat pressed onto fabrics, ceramics, or metals allowing you to customize anything from clothing to mugs, bags and even cell phone cases!
Our custom embroidery services include monogramming, logos, and more. Whether you are creating a company shirt or baby bib, be sure to stop by the Arts and Crafts Center.
The Arts and Crafts Center has a fully equipped woodshop with an experienced staff to help you build anything from a jewelry box to custom furniture.
A beginner’s class, which also includes a safety class, is available for everyone who would like to learn more. All individuals are required to take a mandatory safety class to utilize the woodshop. Safety classes are held on Saturdays from 9 – 10 a.m. for a nominal fee.
Pottery & Ceramics
Pottery has become all the rage! Get your hands dirty at the potter’s wheel and learn wheel throwing, slab rolling, coil techniques and glazing. Clay is available for all, in a variety of colors. The Arts and Crafts Center offers pottery programs throughout the year for adults and children ages seven and up.
We have over 2,000 Ceramics molds to choose from. Duncan paints and glazes are available.
Arts & Crafts Programs
A wide variety of hobbies and skill classes are offered monthly. The Arts and Crafts Center offers sewing, quilting, stained glass, mosaics, drawing, and painting classes for adults. We also offer various craft classes for children, ages four and older.
Do you have a skill or hobby you would like to teach? Want to volunteer? Share your talent and creative ideas with us at the Arts and Crafts Center!
The Arts and Crafts Center hosts the Lemon Lot and Online Lemon Lot. Patrons may utilize the Lemon Lot to sell their cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats, RV’s, trailers and other recreational vehicles. The Lemon Lot is located on Andrews Avenue, just past the Soldier Service Center, Building 5700, towards Enterprise on the left. We also have an Online Lemon Lot available on our website.
All vehicles must be registered with the Arts and Crafts Center to utilize the lot. Proof of ownership (registration, title, bill of sale, power of attorney, etc.) and ID card are required for registration. Owner of the vehicle must be present or have power of attorney for item being sold. Register in person at the Arts and Crafts Center. Download the registration form below to fill out and bring with you.
After receiving a registration number from the Arts and Crafts Center, Online Lemon Lot users may provide a CD with up to 4 images, or e-mail them along with the Online Lemon Lot Registration form.
All Lemon Lot registrations must be done at the Arts and Crafts Center, Bldg. 9205 on Ruf Avenue before placement of any vehicle.
RV Storage Lot
Patrons wishing to store their personal RV’s, boats, trailers, and oversized vehicles, may do so at the RV Storage Lot, located on Hatch Road past the Silver Wings Golf Course and across from the Riding Stables. This is a secured fenced in area. Currently, the lot holds 264 spaces.
All vehicles must be registered with the Arts and Crafts Center to utilize the lot. Proof of ownership (registration, title, bill of sale, power of attorney, etc.) and ID card are required for registration.