A staggering 87 artists will be featured at this year’s Wet Paint Party and Art Sale, hosted by the Greater Augusta Arts Council February 16, 2019. This record-breaking group of artists will each have a piece of original artwork for sale. The featured artists are listed here
January 19 Episode of Arts Weekly with Karin Gillespie. Book suggestions for the new year and upcoming arts events. Listen Saturdays at 9:30 on Smooth Jazz 92.3 or online anytime. Subscribe to Arts Weekly via all podcast platforms.
Record breaking 86 artists submit for Wet Paint, Art by Davidson Fine Arts students at the City Gallery, Reminders and Calls for Artists
The Porter Fleming Foundation is once again accepting applications for their annual grant program. Individual artists and organizations residing in the CSRA are eligible to apply for funds. Counties included are Aiken (SC), Burke (GA), Columbia (GA), Edgefield (SC), and Richmond (GA). The deadline for applications is February 1. Click here for more information GRANT
Hooked on Augusta, a group of local textile artists, is looking for volunteers who crochet or knit at any skill level to help create public art installations known as ‘yarnbombing’ for the downtown Augusta area. They also seek donations of yarn from the community to defray costs of the installations. Sign up is online here.