Art Opening/May Featured Artist Reception – “Being Outside”, Oil Paintings by Virginia artist Linda Staiger. Finding peace and tranquility in the natural landscape, Linda paints rivers, forests, trees, and flowers, aiming to express the awe of being out there in the beauty. May 11, 3:00-5:00pm. Free. Crozet Artisan Depot is a hub for the artist community of Central VA, representing 80 artists from our region. Mon-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-5. 434-205-4795
Artist Demonstration – Debbie Ballowe of D & J Woodcrafts will demonstrate how her intricately detailed wood ornaments are created with a scroll saw. She will bring examples of her work showing all the stages of her process from beginning to end. May 11, 1:00-3:00pm. Free. Crozet Artisan Depot is a hub for the artist community of Central VA, representing 80 artists from our region. Mon-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-5. 434-205-4795.
“JAKE’S CLAY ART: Animation & Energy” – Crozet Artisan Depot is thrilled to present the lively and colorful pottery of Jake Johnson in a show and sale from April 1-30, 2019. Meet the Artist Reception on the Second Saturday April 13th from 3-5 in the historic Crozet train depot. 5791 Three Notch’d Rd, Crozet VA. 434-205-4795. www.crozetartisandepot.com
Join us to celebrate Valentine’s Day by building your own sand art succulent terrarium. One drink included with each ticket.
Mixed-media artist EVE WATTERS will teach us how to make a fantastic 3-D paper star ornament for Valentine’s Day. All materials, tools & instruction provided to make one ornament. This class is free and open to kids 6 yrs+ through adults. Kid 6-12 yrs old must be accompanied by an adult.
Choose one of 2 sessions: 2:00-3:00pm or 3:30-4:30pm. Space is limited. Pre-registration is requested in person, by phone or email. Crozet Artisan Depot: PH 434-205-4795. [email protected]. Mon-Sat 10-5, Sunday 12-5.
Join us at Starr Hill Brewery for an instructor led Paint Nite event! Get creative while enjoying your favorite Starr Hill Brews. No experience required ages 21+
Decorate ceramic tiles with alcohol ink to create unique designs. Turn them into coasters, or leave as small works of art. All supplies provided. Ages 14+. Required registration begins November 5.
Bring any handwork project you’re working on or are interested in learning, and join this fun group for an hour of handcrafting and sharing. Ages 8 to adult.
“Fruits and Flowers: Paintings and Drawings” by Lee Christmas Halstead
Second Saturday at Art on the Trax (a gallery at Creative Framing & The Art Box in Crozet, Virginia):
Art on the Trax will host “Fruits and Flowers: Paintings and Drawings” by Lee Christmas Halstead during the month of March, with a Second Saturday Artist Reception on March 8th.
Local artist, Lee Christmas Halstead uses her exploration of the natural world as a meditation. Carefully observing and studying nature, she learns to truly see the world around her. This show is a collection of the finer details of the beautiful world that surrounds us.
The opening reception is part of Crozet’s Second Saturday events on March 8th. The event runs from 4:00 to 6:00 pm and will feature The Art Box’s famous ice cream sundaes topped with fruit from local orchards.
All events are free and open to the public. Art on the Trax is located in Creative Framing and The Art Box, across from the Olde Crozet Train Station, 5784 Three Notch’d Road in Crozet, Virginia.
Don’t forget about the Crozet Arts and Crafts Festival this weekend!