Donny Luke Watercolor – Featured Artist – April 2020

Donny paints mainly landscapes featuring scenes from Western North Carolina and his many journeys across North America. He pulls out the drama of beautiful scenery, stating that he strives “it is his “to try to document and creatively express it in a way that does it justice. I am fascinated by the creative process of […]

Applique

In this one-day workshop we’ll learn fast ways to apply curvilinear shapes to cloth, how to achieve impeccable hand-turned appliqué and how to make your own templates. This class is designed for all skill levels and great for beginners.

Applique

In this one-day workshop we’ll learn fast ways to apply curvilinear shapes to cloth, how to achieve impeccable hand-turned appliqué and how to make your own templates. This class is designed for all skill levels and great for beginners.

Transitioning to Oils w/ Peter Roux

Join artist Peter Roux for an introduction to oils. Oil paint offers a gorgeous, luminous depth- but many beginning and intermediate level artists worry about introducing solvents and mediums as well as working in this slow drying medium. Worry no more! Peter has over 20 years of teaching experience, from casual to university to professional […]

A Primary Rainbow: 3 Natural Dyes

This class will explore the rainbow of colors that can be obtained through the use of just 3 natural dyes: madder, weld and indigo. We will learn a variety of mordant recipes for cotton and wool, prepare the dye and experiment with overseeing to expand our color potential. This course is designed for folks with […]

Create in Color: Fusing Workshop

Come join us and create a glass tile or dish decorated with many colors and designs in glass. Bring your best friend or family member and do it together. Learn how to use dychro glass and other inclusions. Choose between a textured or smooth finish. Professional glass artist Niki Hildebrand will help you create a […]

A Primary Rainbow: 3 Natural Dyes

This class will explore the rainbow of colors that can be obtained through the use of just 3 natural dyes: madder, weld and indigo. We will learn a variety of mordant recipes for cotton and wool, prepare the dye and experiment with overseeing to expand our color potential. This course is designed for folks with […]

Exhibition of Photographs by Ann Zelle; Remember When…

Ann Zelle’s show Remember When… is a retrospective of work shot on the Diana and Polaroid SX-70 cameras. Included in the show are a series of black-and-white photographs shot on 120 medium format film and contact printed with enlarged copy negatives using palladium printing techniques, as well as a selection of original color Polaroids from […]

ZODIAC: Opening Reception

Please join us for the opening reception of Art Garden’s March curated show! ZODIAC will feature brand new work from twelve local artists. Each sign of the Zodiac will be represented by an artist of that sign. ARIES – Justine Briggs TAURUS – Zachary Sarvis GEMINI – Kaysha Siemens CANCER – Talia Scarpelli LEO – […]