The Jekyll Island Arts Association is a non-profit membership organization iinterested in enjoying and promoting the arts -- painting, sculpture, wood carving, music, photography, pottery, weaving, needlework, and ceraminc. The Arts Association operates Goodyear Cottage in the Jekyll Island Historic District, where it provides free-to-the-public monthly exhibits, an Annual Arts Festival, the Merry Artists holiday collection and the Jekyll singers. The Arts Association also presents classes and programs on topics in varied artistic disciplines.
The Association maintains and staffs a gift shop in the Goodyear Cottage with the work of members displayed on consignment. Goodyear Cottage is open Monday-Friday from noon to 4 pm and from 10 am to 4 pm on Saturdays and Sundays, except on holidays. Admission is free, but donations are accepted.