Stokes Arts Sip and Paint begins Friday February 7th- Come join the fun and enjoy a glass of wine/beer while painting a lovely winter scene with Artist Craig Richards. We will continue painting a beautiful scene step by step each month. All supplies will be provided, just show up ready to meet others and paint.
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The Stokes County Arts Council welcomes Kerry Leon Sturdivant to The Apple Gallery, 500 Main Street, Danbury. His exhibit, featuring works in oil, will be on display throughout the month of February. In 1989, while painting and drawing, Sturdivant felt an urgent need to express what he saw as issues important in life. Self-taught with
Join us Saturday, February 29th from 9am until 4pm for a mix of art, spirit, nature, and rest as we spend a day creating peace poles for our yard, garden, or community. The peace pole movement started in Japan in response to the bombings in Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Masahisa Goi, the originator, dedicated his life
Auditions for a new Musical Theater Show “Broadway Comes to Danbury Volume 2” will be held at The Arts Place on Friday, January 31st from 5-8pm and Saturday, February 1st from 2-5pm. This community theatre opportunity is written and directed by Hannah Riddle, who directed “Dreams, Schemes and Time Machines” in the fall. Show dates
Jason Petty brings Hank Williams music and story alive in this one man show. The Lonesome Tour tells the story of one of Country Music’s greatest legends, with wit, wisdom and reflective humor. All of the legendary songs are included such as “Jambalaya”, “Your Cheatin’ Heart”, “Hey Good Lookin”, “Move It On Over”, “I Saw
Our monthly Trivia Night is set for Thursday, January 9th beginning at 6:30 p.m. at The Arts Place of Stokes! Bring your family, bring your friends, meet new friends at the Arts Place. Teams of 4-6 players will compete each month for monthly, yearly and quarterly prizes. A leader board will be kept each month.
Martin Tucker is a Vietnam-era U.S. Navy veteran, an award-winning photojournalist, author, and filmmaker. He is the recipient of the Distinguished Service Award from The Military Order Of The Purple Heart for his work on the exhibit A Thousand Words: Photographs by Vietnam Veterans. His new book, Vietnam Photographs From North Carolina Veterans – The
Sunday, February 16, 2020, 12:30-5:00pm at The Arts Place of Stokes, 502 Main Street, Danbury Instructor Sarah Maddox will guide you through the painting process, no prior painting experience is necessary. Registration includes all materials – Birchwood Quilt Square and paints, and light snacks will be provided. 2 x 2 barn quilt square $65 3