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    • 9 Sep 2018
    • 2:00 PM
    • 4 Oct 2018
    • 2:00 PM
    • Lee Fowlkes Gallery 43 W. Main St. Yanceyville, NC
    Registration is closed


    The Caswell Council for the Arts is pleased to announce our 38th Juried Art Show.  Adult artists (18 and older) through North Carolina and Virginia are invited to enter the show.  

    Awards: 

    The show will be juried by artist Paul Minnis.  The following awards will be made:

    Best in show: $300
    First Place: $200
    Second Place: $150
    Third Place: $100
    Best Piece by a Caswell County Native or Resident: $100

    Entries are limited to traditional two-dimensional work.  Photography is not accepted for this show.  Any digital art submissions must be completely original or significantly enhanced, altered, and/or manipulated beyond the scope of a photographic image.  

    Entry Fee:

    Current members of the Caswell Council for the Arts: $20 per artists for a maximum of two pieces submitted.  

    Non-members: $25 per artist for a maximum of two pieces submitted.

    Payment may be made online or via cash or check upon delivery of work.  

    All submissions must be delivered to the Caswell Council for the Arts, 43 W. Main St. Yanceyville, NC  on Tuesday, Sept. 4th or Wed. Sept. 5th between the hours of 10am - 3pm or shipped to PO Box 689, Yanceyville, NC 27379 at the cost of the artist to arrive by the Sept. 5th deadline.  

    Submission will be judged on Friday, Sept. 7th.  Artists will be notified as to the status of their submission on Friday, Sept. 7th.    

    A reception featuring all work included in the show will take place on Sunday, Sept. 9th from 2-4pm.  

    All accepted works will remain on exhibit until October 4th.  Any works not accept for exhibition may be picked up on Tuesday, September 11th from 10am - 2pm.   

    Click below for a full, downloadable list of details and specific

    38th Annual Juried Art Show Prospectus 2018 (1) - Copy.docxations.




    • 19 Sep 2018
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • 43 W. Main St. Yanceyville, NC
    • 19
    Registration is closed

    Have a fun time creating your own hand painted 54 inch long silk crape scarf.  Artist Jean Fitzgerald will take you through step by step directions to create your own one of a kind scarf.  No experience needed.  All supplies included.  Just bring a bottle of wine if you wish to sip while you paint.  Cost is only $30.  Please register online to reserve your space before they fill.  


    • 12 Oct 2018
    • 1:00 PM
    • 8 Nov 2018
    • 2:00 PM
    • Lee Fowlkes Gallery


    • 12 Oct 2018
    • 1:00 PM
    • 8 Nov 2018
    • 2:00 PM
    • Lee Fowlkes Gallery 43 W. Main St. Yanceyville, NC
    Register

    The Caswell Council for the Arts is pleased to announce our upcoming Senior Art Show.  Senior Artists (age 55 and older) are invited to enter the show.   Each artist is invited to submit up to 2 pieces of artwork each.   Submissions can include a wide variety of art and crafts, including 2D (paintings, drawings, etc) and 3D artwork (pottery, jewelry, quilts, and a variety of other crafts).  If you have created it, we'd love to give you the opportunity to share it with our community).   

    There is no cost to be included in this show. Advanced registration is required.  Online registration will be accepted until Friday, October 5th or until space fills, whichever comes first.  Or visit our gallery to submit a paper registration form.  All artwork must be delivered to the Caswell Council for the Arts, 43 W. Main St. Yanceyville, NC  on Wed. Oct. 10th or Thurs. Oct 11th between the hours of 11am - 2pm.

    Please join us for a reception on Thursday, Oct 18th from 5-7pm.  All are invited to attend.      





    • 18 Oct 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Lee Fowlkes Gallery; 43 W. Main St. Yanceyville, NC

    Please join us for an opening reception as we introduce two new exhibits at the Lee Fowlkes Gallery, the Senior Art Show and "Stories of the Middle Border."  

    The Senior art show will feature work from local Senior Artists (age 55+).  "Stories of the Middle Border" is an innovative and inspiring community art project highlighting diversity and showcasing the unique stories of our region.  All are invited to join us as we meet the artists, enjoy their work, and connect with others in our community who enjoy the arts.  The exhibit will remain on display until Nov. 8th.   

    • 21 Oct 2018
    • 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • 43 W. Main St. Yanceyville, NC
    • 17
    Register

    Come join us.. unwind and tap into your creative side.  Artist Claire Daniel will lead you in creating a fabulous fall themed painting.  Cost is only $30 per person, includes all materials.   Just bring a bottle of wine if you wish to sip while you paint.  Please register online to reserve your space before they fill.  


    • 25 Oct 2018
    • 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
    • Caswell County Civic Center
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    Join us for the Youth Performance Series Production of Wizard Of Oz featuring "Bright Star" Touring Theater of Arden, NC.  Follow comic duo Lenny and Mabel down the yellow brick road to the Land of Oz and meet all of your favorite characters along the way.  Gain courage with the Cowardly Lion, take heart with the Tin Man, and find your wits with the Scarecrow in this fun interactive retelling of the L. Frank Baum classic.  

    • 12 Dec 2018
    • 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
    • Caswell County Civic Center
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    Join us for the Youth Performance Series Production of The Velveteen Rabbit,  a heartwarming tale of childhood and imagination, performed by Bright Stars Touring Theater. Based on the classic tale by Margery Williams Bianco, this show examines what it means to love and what it means to be real.  

    Children $2.50
    Adults $5.00

    Individuals may purchase tickets online.  School groups please call us at (336) 694-4474 to reserve space for your class.  Payment by check is preferred for school groups.    

Past events

9 Sep 2018 Juried Art Show Opening Reception
2 Aug 2018 Danville Art League Group Show Aug 2-Aug 31st
2 Aug 2018 Danville Art League Opening Reception
20 Jun 2018 Father and Daughter Show June 20 - July 26
20 Jun 2018 Father and Daughter Exhibit Opening Reception
16 Jun 2018 Annual Members Dinner and Awards Program
1 Jun 2018 First Friday Reception at the Lee Fowlkes Gallery
30 May 2018 Photography as Art - a presentation & discussion with Donna Wesley Spencer
30 May 2018 Application to exhibit at Lee Fowlkes Gallery in 2019
17 May 2018 Photo Exhibit: May 17 - June 14th
17 May 2018 Photo Exhibit Opening Reception
5 May 2018 "Southern Roots" Gospel Music Showcase
3 May 2018 Caswell County Student Art Show May 3rd - May 31st
3 May 2018 Caswell County Student Art Show Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony
12 Apr 2018 Piedmont Community College Digital Effects and Animation Gallery Exhibit Apr 12 - May 10
12 Apr 2018 Piedmont Community College Digital Effects and Animation Opening Reception
7 Apr 2018 Caswell Spring Market April 7 & 8
11 Mar 2018 Paint Class and Your Wine Glass
22 Feb 2018 Topper Maxey Art Exhibit Feb. 22 - Mar. 22
22 Feb 2018 Topper Maxey Art Exhibit Opening Reception
10 Jan 2018 Caswell Council for the Arts Private Collection Exhibit
5 Jan 2018 Submission from 3D artists to display in gallery
17 Dec 2017 Caswell Writer's Showcase
14 Dec 2017 Youth Series 12:30PM Performance "A Christmas Carol"
14 Dec 2017 Youth Series 10:00 AM Performance "A Christmas Carol" SOLD OUT
1 Dec 2017 Holiday Artisan Market
28 Nov 2017 Pat Ewalt, Yancey Smith, & Jean Fitzgerald Art Exhibit Nov 28 - Jan 4


Caswell Council for the Arts" is a 501(c)3non-profit organization.

Our mission: To increase arts awareness, educate our citizenry, provide positive opportunities for exposure to the arts, and to nurture local creative expression. 

43 West Main Street
Yanceyville, NC 27379
(336) 694-4474

Mailing Address: 
P.O. Box 689
Yanceyville, NC 27379

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