Monroe Walton Center for the Arts with your Guide to Saturday’s Bloom Festival

By 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 … 
see our website for all our events, weekly classes and creative workshops
Drop-in workshop: Slime … and bird feeders!
Thursday @ 11:00 – 12:30
 join Robin Humphrey on an art and science exploration for kids!More info: see our Facebook page event.  Next Thursday, June 20: Space Finger Painting and more! (no class on Tuesday June 18)
Monroe Makers 
Every Thursday from 11:30 am – 2:30 pm

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 creatuve  thing … bring lunch or a snack if you want!
Monroe Blooms Flower Festival
Saturday, June 15

Watercolor Floral Miniatures:
from 11 – 2.
More info and REGISTER HERE by Friday 6/14
Flower Bouquet Pop Up Card:
from 11 am – 2 pm
More info here

REGISTER with Maria by Friday 6/14 by emailing her at
DROP-IN Beading Workshop – FLORALS:
from 10 am – 5 pm
With Julie Bell

Open to all ages.  Drop by anytime and make as many bracelets as you want for just $6 each.
DROP-IN Sunflower Clay Garden Stakes:
from 12 – 4
With Rebecca Braswell

Open to all ages.  Drop in to make a happy sunflower garden stake.  $15 each.
And …
Face-painting with Robin from 11 – 3

Donations appreciated!
Pop-Up Shop: Baked goodies by Allison Slaughter
Free cup of coffee (while it lasts!) with purchase.

  • Monday – Friday — June 17 – 21 from 9 am – noon for ages 8+
  • Register HERE by this Friday, June 14
  • Both wheel-thrown and hand-built techniques will be taught.

Visit our website for details on POTTERY CAMP and our remaining camps!

Techniques and Traditions

Fiber Show
August 7 – October 22


Prospectus and submission info can be found 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, July 13 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 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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