Go Make Art in the Park at the Berrytown Recreation Center November 11
Head to Berrytown Recreation Center for Art in the Park this November. Be inspired by nice surroundings and get creative. This is an all-ages activity, and you don’t need any artistic skill to enjoy it. After all, who says you don’t have ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 10, 2019 in Louisville Events
Get a Tattoo at Brother Raven's October 31
Have you always toyed with the idea of getting a tattoo? Are you up for doing something kind of spontaneous and even a bit wild? This Halloween, why not go get a tattoo at Brother Raven's? Yes, it’s permanent, but isn’t that what makes ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 31, 2019 in Louisville Events
Learn the Art of Lost Wax Casting October 17
There are lots of different ways to create art, even for those who aren’t very artistic. This October, anyone aged 15 and older can learn the art of Lost Wax Casting at the Metro Arts Community Center. It’s a simple technique that allows ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 17, 2019 in Louisville Events
Go to the St. James Art Show October 4, 5 and 6
See artisans and crafters of all kinds at the St. James Court Art Show. This event is famous all over the city because you can find one-of-a-kind items while you mingle with other art lovers and marvel at the beauty of one of Louisville's best-known ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 4, 2019 in Louisville Events
Learn Silversmithing at the Metro Arts Community Center October 1
The craft of silversmithing is one of America’s older art forms. Early heroes like Paul Revere were silversmiths. This October, go to a Silversmithing Class at the Metro Arts Community Center and learn more about this incredible craft.
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 1, 2019 in Louisville Events
Enjoy the Middletown Fun and Craft Show September 6 and 7
For almost 50 years, the Middletown Fun and Craft Show has been offering joy to everyone in Louisville. This is a fun, festive time for people of all ages. The two days of this festival are packed with events, lots of stuff to see and gorgeous arts ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 4, 2019 in Louisville Events
Learn the Art of Screen-Printing at the KMAC Adult Workshop August 27
Go to the KMAC Adult Workshop and go learn more about screen printing. You can add your own artistic spin, monogram or favorite image to a huge variety of items. At the end of this workshop, you'll have multiple customized items.
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 26, 2019 in Louisville Events
Come to the Swing N’ Wing Ding at Westport Village July 11
Westport Village has a brand-new mural that was painted by the international street artist Kelsey Montague. To celebrate, this entire shopping center will turn into a festival this July, the Swing N’ Wing Ding. Come to hear music, dance and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 11, 2019 in Louisville Events
Shop at the Summer Antiques Market at Locust Grove June 30
Hey, antiques don’t have to be expensive. At the Summer Antiques Market at Locust Grove, you’ll find vintage items and historic pieces that will fit any budget. Professional dealers from all over Kentuckiana will be at Locust Grove this ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 29, 2019 in Louisville Events
Be Amazed at a Watercolor Exhibit at the Kentucky Watercolor Society June 27
Go to the Kentucky Watercolor Society Gallery this June for the “I Can’t Believe I Painted This!” exhibit. This is a no-holds-barred art free-for-all where anything goes. Come to admire the paintings and stay for the beautiful real ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 26, 2019 in Louisville Events
Make Your Own Art at Gallery 104 May 14
Take some time to be creative this May. Sit down and make folk art at a Mixed Media Class at Gallery 104. Give yourself some time to unplug, put down your phone and get artistic for a little while.
You don’t need to bring anything ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 12, 2019 in Louisville Events
Browse at the Spring Art Show at the Mellwood Art Center May 12
Shop for art, pick up a great Mother’s Day gift and enjoy beauty at the MAEC Spring Art Show. Go to the Mellwood Art Center and go see all the art from local artists.
The Spring Art Show is kid- and pet-friendly, so bring everyone. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 11, 2019 in Louisville Events
Create Folk Art at the Arts Association of Oldham County April 9
Didn’t all art start out as folk art? What are the cave paintings, if not a form of folk art? How about the painted pottery and sculpted vases that came out of places like Greece and Rome? Folk art is truly the oldest of all art traditions. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 9, 2019 in Louisville Events
Make Some Folk Art at the Arts Association of Oldham County March 12
Folk art was really the first art, when you think about it. Before the great artistic movements like the Renaissance and Impressionism, the oldest art began as crafts. Pottery, small figurines, woven rugs, this is all folk art. Make your own piece ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on March 11, 2019 in Louisville Events
Take the Kids to Free Fiber Arts Classes at the Beechmont Community Center February 5
This February, introduce children to the art of weaving and the history of fiber arts. Take them to a free Fiber Arts Class at the Beechmont Community Center, where they can start learning the techniques and skills for creating amazing fabric art....
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 5, 2019 in Louisville Events
Have a High Seas Adventure at the Art Sanctuary February 2
Ahoy, mateys! All buccaneers are welcome to go to the Kentucky Pirate Festival at the Art Sanctuary this February. It’s even better than being on the high seas.
Swashbuckling, pirate shanties, tales of the sea, it’s all ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on February 2, 2019 in Louisville Events
Make a Clay Sculpture at Forest Boone Studio This January
Go to a Beginner Workshop at Forest Boone Studio this January, and go make your own clay sculpture. It’s okay if you haven't got a lot of artistic skill, because you’ll be working from a pre-made template.
The workshop ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 29, 2019 in Louisville Events
Spend Some Time at Pyro Art Gallery This January
You may have passed Pyro Art Gallery before and didn’t even know it. Pyro Gallery is inside a pretty house in Butchertown, built in early 1900s style and painted in vivid shades of yellow, blue and red. But until you walk inside, you won't ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 26, 2019 in Louisville Events
See Poetry in Painting at the B. Deemer Gallery This January
Go to the B. Deemer Gallery any day this January and go see the “Sheer Poetry” paintings exhibit. This is a captivating display of everyday moments as expressed on canvas, and it’s in one of Louisville’s great artistic ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 25, 2019 in Louisville Events
Celebrate Art at the Kentucky Watercolor Society Gallery January 9
Visit the Kentucky Watercolor Society Gallery to see the “New Year, New Art” exhibit, and see how the art world will be shaped by the upcoming year. The exhibit features works made in a wide variety of mediums and styles. And of course, ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on January 8, 2019 in Louisville Events