Local Happenings Categorized: Art

Holiday Stroll – Skowhegan, ME

The Holiday Stroll graphic, a red tag that say "Holiday Stroll Downtown" with a white outline Sonta, on a horse drawn sleigh.

Date: December 5-7, 2019 Place: Skowhegan The Holiday Stroll has been a tradition in Skowhegan for more than a quarter of a century. It starts with a holiday parade Friday evening and continues Saturday morning and afternoon with a host of free activities and treats throughout and near downtown, including pictures with Santa, hula hooping, and the popular elf scavenger hunt! New this year, we’re moving Municipal Lot activities to Debe River Walk and turning it into… Read more »

First Congregational Church of Gray’s Annual Holly Fair and Chowder Luncheon – Gray, ME

A picture of The First Congregational Church of Gray, UCC. A white chrich sitting on a corner on a sunny day with grass and shrubs around it

Date: Saturday, November 23rd Time: 9:00 am to 2:00 pm Place: First Congregational Church of Gray 11 Yarmouth Rd, Gray, ME 04039 At this year’s Holly Fair there will be: A Cookie Trail RADA Cutlery Crafts Items for your Pets A White Elephant Room,  Vermont Cabot Cheddar Cheese Baked Goods Crossroads Coffee Donuts Free Coffee There is also a $100.00 gift card raffle. You will receive an entry ticket when you make a purchase from one… Read more »

Rebecca Hutchinson: Exhibiting Artist’s Lecture -Sedalia, MO

Rebecca Hutchinson's armature woven of natural materials suspends from a cealing

Date: Thursday, November 7 Time:  6:00 p.m. Place: The Stauffacher Theatre 3201 W 16th St, Sedalia, MO 65301 Hutchinson’s sculptural assemblages are influenced by ecosystem dynamics and environmental concerns. Although her installations do not replicate nature, they reference the nesting and colonization of insects and birds, the search for space by plants, and massed floral motifs found on antique textiles. Hutchinson uses paperclay made from up-cycled materials (used clothing, paper, burlap) and employs a variety… Read more »

Particle & Wave: PaperClay Illuminated -Sedalia, MO

Date: October 12 – December 15, 2019 Place: The Daum Museum of Contemporary Art 3201 West 16th Street Sedalia, MO 65301 Particle & Wave: PaperClay Illuminated is a groundbreaking exhibition featuring 45 artists from across the globe who incorporate paper pulp and organic fibers into their clay. The artists choose paperclay for its adaptability, tensile strength, translucency, and ecological and sustainable characteristics. The medium also increases freedom of expression for the artists, who reveal a… Read more »

Mountain Valley Arts Fall Concert Series – Guntersville, AL

Date: September 26th Time:  6:30 – 8:30 pm Place: Errol Allan Park 390 Gunter Avenue Guntersville, AL 35976 Mountain valley arts council welcomes Two Tone Willie to kick off its 2019 fall concert series at Errol Allan Park!  As always the concerts are free, just bring your friends and chairs and enjoy the evening.  Food trucks will be on-site and the local restaurants will be open! Mark these Thursdays for more live concerts: October 3rd October 10th October… Read more »