We welcome you all to visit, relax and enjoy the beautiful works of art in our Regional Art Show. As always, there is no fee to enter the gallery.
Celebrate the arts and our artists!
You’re invited to our Wine and Cheese Awards Reception on Friday, August 13 from 6 – 7:30 pm. Best in Show and other awards will be announced by our judge for this show, Father Anthony Salzman.
Invite your friends and family to see this fabulous show! It will be here through October 21 and many of the works are available for purchase.
HELP PROVIDE SNACKS FOR OUR RECEPTION
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Saturday Soiree: August 14 … DINO DAY
Visit Downtown Monroe for a roaring good time on Saturday, August 14 – also our Soiree Saturday which means … We will have lots of fun workshops … and yet another of our awesome scavenger hunts … for DINO EGGS! Stay tuned!!
Workshops planned so far: pottery and watercolor. Watch our Facebook page or website for details.
Adult and older teen Classes
Details for Adult classes can be found HERE on our website. Teens 16+ are welcome in most of our Adult Classes. Register at least 24 hours in advance. Space is limited and classes may fill early.
SIP AND PAINT (no teens!) with Donna Coffman:
Friday, August 20 at 7pm – Email Donna to RSVP and get on her “education” email list for advance notice of classes – painting: koi pond
Walton Writers events
Zoom meetings held twice monthly — the first Thursday (8/5) and second Saturday (8/14) — join Walton Writers MeetUp to learn more!
MWCA Rocks Open Mic Night
Saturday, August 7 from 7 – 9 pm.
Drop by to enjoy some great local music – Performers must pre-register with Zach
Beginner Guitar Lessons with Zach Coffman:
Monday afternoon/early evening. Thirty-minute-long individual lessons starting at 4pm on Mondays. Ages 9 to adult.
Schedule your time and register by emailing Zach
POTTERY with Rebecca Braswell:
Tuesdays from 5 – 6 Teens only
Wednesdays from 6 – 7:30pm and Thursday and Friday mornings from 10 – 11:30am
Beginner Pottery six week course begins August 3Register by emailing Rebecca
KNITTING with Sandy Blanchard:
Wednesdays from 12 – 1 (next class will be 8/25)
DRAWING with Sandy Blanchard:
Wednesdays from 2 – 3 pm (next class will be 8/25)
Details for Kids’ classes can be found HERE on our website.
Email the teacher to register at least 24 hours in advance. Space is limited and classes may fill early.
Paint and Pizza Party with Donna Coffman
ages 6+ — Saturday, August 7from 12 – 2. — painting ice cream cone (see above). Email Donna to register and pay
Pottery with Rebecca Braswell:
ages 9+ — Wednesdays from 4:45 – 5:45
ART ASAP (RESUMES in September!!)
(After School Arts Program) General Art classes with different projects, tools and emphasis on skills each month. Email Donna to register and pay. Space is limited. September – May only – Tuesday afternoons
|Thank you to the visionary and generous business sponsors for 2021. In times like these, we have extra-special reasons to be grateful to our business sponsors. |
These businesses appreciate the good we are doing in our community and have said an enthusiastic “YES!” to our 2021 Business Sponsor Campaign with tax-deductible donations. Please support these businesses and thank them for their sponsorship.
BIG THANKS, also, to the City of Monroe for the thousands of ways they help and support us.
Your business can also become aligned with our positive message of the beauty and healing nature of art and our mission of bringing ART FOR ALL! Learn more HERE.
Check out our website … and calendar
Find YOUR joy by volunteering here!
Our next Volunteer Orientation is Saturday, August 7 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 – our next show that will be open for entries is our annual MEMBERS SHOW in January 2022 ***
Support 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!
Also check out our friends at Walton Writers and On Stage Walton who also make Walton County a creative and enjoyable place to live!