Art Happy Hour

Art Happy Hour

A monthly series encouraging recreational and fun interactions with art and artists. Enjoy a glass of wine and light refreshments while learning a new skill and meeting some cool people. No experience necessary, just bring your creative spirit!

Register early – classes fill quickly! Walk-ins accepted only if class is not full. Call us to check availability.

Interested in a private Art Happy Hour for friends or family? Private sessions are available for groups of 15 or less. Contact Angela Lombardi for more information.

October 2017

ofrendas2Ofrendas with Peter Marin

Thursday, October 12
7-9pm
Ages: 21+
$25 members / $35 non-members
Materials provided.

Enjoy wine and snacks while you make and explore ofrendas, a collection of objects placed on a ritual altar during the Día de Muertos celebration.

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Peter Marin was born and raised in Mexico City.  He has lived in New York City, Madrid, San Francisco and Oakland.  Marin has been painting abstraction for 25 years, and exhibits both nationally and internationally in Mexico, Spain, California, New York and North Carolina. As an independent artist, he has forged a professional path shaped by curating and producing independent exhibitions, expositions in public spaces, non-profit programming, cultural arts, and programs on abstraction. He is also an active advocate for the arts, and supports 501c3 organizations by serving on boards, volunteering, fundraising and donating.

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December 2017

snowglobesSnow Globes with Gab Corter

Thursday, December 7
7-9pm
Ages: 21+
$25 members / $35 non-members
Materials provided.

Enjoy wine and snacks while you transform mason jars into magical snow globes to keep or to gift!

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Gabriella Corter is a veteran teacher of the Artspace Summer Arts Program, and teaches during the school year at Artspace. Her works can be found at the Visual Art Exchange, Rebus Works and the Shop at Greenhill Center for NC Arts. Her art hangs at Celito.net in Raleigh, in the permanent collection of Van Every/Smith Galleries Davidson College North Carolina, as well as in many private collections around the nation.