The Greater Augusta Arts Council is preparing for Wet Paint Party + Sale, being held this Saturday, February 18 at the Sacred Heart Cultural Center, 7-10pm. Nearly 70 artists have submitted work for the art auction. The names of the artists are listed here.
On Friday, February 10, the Greater Augusta Arts Council and the Office of the Mayor hosted a reception to celebrate the artists featured in the JNSA Student Exhibition at the Municipal Building Gallery.
Thursday, January 26 was the first session of the “Business of Being An Artist” Workshop series at the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art (www.ghia.org), presented in partnership with the Greater Augusta Arts Council.
Every February, the Greater Augusta Arts Council hosts an event for artists and its members- the Wet Paint Party + Sale. Part party, part auction, both temporary art gallery and vintage fashion show, the Wet Paint Party + Sale brings Augusta together to celebrate artists, fashion, and fun.
In November & December 2016, the Lucey Craft Laney Museum featured the quilts of the Brown Sugar Stitcher’s Guild. The Brown Sugar Stitchers Quilt Guild of Atlanta, GA is a diverse group of African-American quilters from all over the metropolitan area.