Texture & Metaphor – Artist Reception – Marcos Martinez

Marcos is the featured artist for the month of March with a special exhibit in the atrium gallery. Marcos pays homage to the beauty of Nature. He paints en plein air fused with surrealism. His inspiration comes from a state he calls “above thought” and sometimes from dreams. He shares his art with the world […]

The Project House @ CURVE Grand Opening

The Project House Gallery Grand Opening Event will showcase the work of Julie Nellenback Henry with a show entitled “Joy and Gravity”. The opening happens on Friday March 13, 2020 from 5pm-8pm at #3 River Arts Place. Julie will also do an artist talk on Saturday March 14, 2020 at 2pm as part of the […]

Operation Gather: Military & Veterans 2-hour Flame Shop Class

North Carolina Glass Center is inviting Veterans and Active Service Members to take a class for FREE as part of our newly launched Operation Gather program! The act of flameworking helps improve cognition, social interaction, physical dexterity, teamwork, and confidence. Our intention is to help those who have sacrificed so much for others find a […]

Waxagrams: Photo Transfer and Encaustic

Create a contemporary wall art collection using photo transfer and encaustic on cradled wood panels. Use digital photographs from recent times or past and revel in the soft, rustic, gently distressed imagery that “develops” from the transfer process. Learn to look (and see) differently through your camera lens. Capture unique perspectives and compose with charisma!

Patterned Resist Dyeing in Organic Indigo

In this brief six-hour introduction to resist dyeing students will prepare fabric samples for a pre-made organic indigo vat using the most basic shibori resist methods of stitching, binding and fold & clamp. Tools and techniques will be introduced and students will dye their own fabrics in organic indigo, leaving with at least three cotton […]

Texture & Metaphors – The Art of Marcos Martinez

Marcos is the featured artist for the month of March with a special exhibit in the atrium gallery. Trackside Studios is open 10am-5pm. Marcos pays homage to the beauty of Nature. He paints en plein air fused with surrealism.His inspiration comes from a state he calls “above thought” and sometimes from dreams.He shares his art […]

Closing Reception: everywhere you are

Please join us as we say goodbye to multi-media & textile artist Hannah Watson’s show ‘everywhere you are.’ We will have light refreshments, a gallery talk and poetry reading Saturday afternoon and hope you see you there!

Silver Stacking Rings

Spend 2 hours as a jeweler! We will work with silver wire to create a set of three textured stacking rings. Learn the techniques you need to fuse the silver, hammer, and polish the rings to a nice shine. Leave class feeling accomplished and ready to show off your work! Please wear close-toed shoes and […]

Silver Stacking Rings

Spend 2 hours as a jeweler! We will work with silver wire to create a set of three textured stacking rings. Learn the techniques you need to fuse the silver, hammer, and polish the rings to a nice shine. Leave class feeling accomplished and ready to show off your work! Please wear close-toed shoes and […]