Winter Paintings at BLK\MRKT: Claud Mills presents Traverse City area winter scenes in oil on canvas. A reception with the artist will be held on Sun., Jan. 5 from 4-6pm. Exhibit continues through Jan 31.
Learn to Ski & Snowboard Month: Offered at Nub's Nob, Harbor Springs & Boyne Highlands Resort, Harbor Springs, Jan. 2-31. Cost: $20 to learn to cross-country ski & $35 for downhill & snowboarding lessons. Includes rentals & lift ticket or cross-country pass.
"Love Locally" - Call for Artisans: Higher Art Gallery is looking for artisans of handmade goods for their Valentines Day Pop Up Shop. The deadline to apply to Love Locally is Jan. 25. Searching for jewelers, candle makers, handbags/clutches, cards, journals & small art objects.
Fat Chance Fat Tire Bike Race: The race will be held on the Otter Trail loop. Choose from the 90 Minute Category Trail Loop course or 45 Minute Category Trail Loop course. Also includes a brew ticket & post race chili bar.
Furniture, Fiber, Photography & Sculpture Exhibition: Featuring a multi-media Pop-Up Exhibition from the Benzie Area Historical Society. An opening reception will be held on Fri., Jan. 10 from 5-7pm. Runs through Feb. 7. Also includes the 5th Annual Cabin Fever Artist Talk Series on Fri., Jan. 24 with Carol Irving (fiber) & David Moehle (sculpture); & Fri., Jan. 31 with Susan Tusa (photography) & Bill Perkins (furniture), both at 5:30pm.
World Snow Day: Featuring a variety of free activities geared to introduce first timers to the world of snow. Includes presentations on cross country, snowshoeing & adult & kids ski & snowboard; a bonfire, the Art of Snowmaking, ice skating, fat tire snow bikes & more.
Call For Entries--Inspired by the Masters: Inspired by the Masters Exhibit will run from March 4 - April 11, 2020. All Michigan artists 16 years old or older (including part-time residents) may enter this exhibit. Entries can be of any medium but must be in good condition & of the artist's own creation. Art work will be accepted from Feb. 5-29 during normal business hours (11am-3pm, Tues.-Fri. & 12-2pm, Sat). Maximum entries: ...
Plein Air: Call to Artists: Northport's 2020 Plein Air event takes place from Sat., July 25 at 7am through Sun., July 26 at 8:30pm. Sat. & Sun. Paint Out: $30/member; $40/non-member. Dark Skies Paint Out: $15/member; $20/non-member.
Color In The Garden: Featuring Brian Zimmerman, a third-generation landscaper from TC, who will discuss ways to bring more color to home gardens with native plants & pollinator-friendly blooms. Offered in conjunction with the GAAC exhibition COLOR, Jan. 10 - March 26.