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.
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.
Visual Arts Student Exhibition: Browse artwork by Interlochen Arts Academy students at the Juried Student Exhibition, which represents the various forms of media that Interlochen's Visual Arts Department encompasses, including ceramics, sculpture, painting, drawing, metals, digital arts, photography, printmaking, & fibers.
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.
The Iron Fish Winter Blizzard Art Invitational: Featuring artwork from Benzie Central & Frankfort High School students. Runs Jan. 12-30. An opening reception will be held on Sun., Jan. 12 from 2-4pm. Featuring live music & hors d’oeuvres.
Wednesday Night Connection Adult Ed: Understanding Suicide & How to Help: Michael’s Place Program Director Melissa Fournier, LMSW will talk about factors contributing to an increase in the suicide rate in the country. Learn to recognize risks, & discuss how to help & how to respond with care to those grieving the death of a loved one due to suicide. Family buffet meal from 5:30-6:15pm.
Fulfillament, A Story Telling Event: A storytelling event where 5 local community leaders take the stage to tell their personal journey towards fulfillment through their work. Each storyteller will issue a challenge for the audience to do something to find fulfillment in their own lives. A $500 grant is awarded to an audience member with a good idea that needs some help to get it started.