Grooving in the Sculpture Garden and more events from Monroe-Walton Center for the Arts

Special from Monroe-Walton Center for the Arts

MWCA Gallery & Shop hours:
Monday – Thursday from 11 am – 4 pm
Friday & Saturday from 10 am – 5 pm
* first Thursday of the month April – October we are open 11 am – 8 pm
Inspiration for your home … and your soul … right here!
This week … THURSDAY:  Three fun events and we are open 11 am – 8 pm!
see our website for all our events, weekly classes and creative workshops
… AND scroll down to the end of this email for a SURPRISE announcement – save the date!
Salt Dough Moonrocks and more!
Thursday @ 11:00 – 12:30
 join Robin Humphrey on an art and science exploration for kids!Kids of ALL ages. 8 years old and older can participate without a parent present; younger ages will have a fun “Mommy & Me” time.

Each workshop includes arts and crafts, a little science and something fun to eat or drink (3 or so projects) – all made in class. $14 includes supplies – no RSVP needed – just come on in if you can!

See more June dates on our Facebook page event.  Next Tuesday and Thursday (6/11 & 13): Alien Slime and more!

Monroe Makers and/or Paint an Angel for Art MD Kits
Every Thursday from 11:30 am – 2:30 pm

If you’re looking for a project …
We are OUT of angels for our ART MD Healing Art Kits!!We have supplies available to paint angels for our ART MD Healing Art Kits for kids in traumatic circumstances. A worthy use of your time and talents! 🙂

OR … do your own thing …
Hang out with other makers and creatives – paint, knit, draw, write – whatever moves you! Stay for an hour or for as long as you wish! Just show up – easy! (No instruction provided.) Bring your own supplies. Bring a snack or sack lunch if you wish.

Thursday at 6pm

Tips for writing a short story. If you are working on one now, bring it to share. We’ll look at what makes a short story and how to fine-tune yours or start writing one tonight.
Meeting starts at 6:30. Come early for refreshments and live music at 6.
Regional Show
Open now through June 13!A panel of three artist-jurists curated this show of works from artists across northeast Georgia. Many of the amazing works are for sale and perfect for your home or office. Don’t miss this show!

Don’t miss it!!

Summer ART Camp registration is open!!
In June and July 2019, we offer four weeks of mixed media camps; plus one week of clay camp.The first week of camp is next week and is almost full!  You have through Thursday (6/6) to register while seats remain available.

Visit our website for details!

Techniques and Traditions

Fiber Show
August 7 – October 22

Prospectus and submission info can be found here: by June 15, 2019. All information about entries can be obtained through the web site. Check out their helpful videos HERE.

on the website  …

* Handy calendar of events and classes —> here
* Class descriptions for adults and kids, free creative gatherings, workshops, reader & writers events and more —> here

Find YOUR joy by volunteering here!
Our next Volunteer Orientation is Saturday, June 8 at 1pm.  You don’t have to be an artist to volunteer.  Help is needed in many ways!

Learn more about our Art MD Healing Art Kits and our Healing Arts Outreach programs — plus ways you can help HERE.

Call for Entries 
Check out our website for upcoming show schedules.

What’s in the Galleries and Sculpture Garden?
Regional Show through June 13.  

See our list of Art Guild Members and Members Memo
(and hey artist-members!  If you have a website, Etsy Shop or Facebook page, please send the link to And be sure to renew your membership annually when we send your reminder out.  If you do not renew, your information will be removed from our listing of Guild members.)  Our next Members Meeting is actually an OPEN meeting/membership drive: Groove in the Garden with a food truck from Silver Queen!  June 30 from 5 – 8 pm.  Come and learn more about us at this fun event!

Support the local arts and get discounts in our shop and on classes!  Join us today!  Click HERE.

We can host your private party!  From a child’s birthday party to a girls’ night out or bridal or baby shower … if you want to add some sparkle and artistic shine to your party – check this out!

As always, much love to our awesome & generous business sponsors – thank you so much!   We are seeking sponsors for 2019.  See them here.

Also check out our friends at Walton Writers and On Stage Walton who also make Walton County a creative and enjoyable place to live!

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