When cosmetology collides with other artistic mediums, the results are endless. Cara Truitt is a make-up artist that’s worked for Charlotte Seen Fashion Week and Passport for Fashion. For this exhibit, she’s joined forces with photographer Colleen McFiggins and installation artist, Chris Kollman. Together, they’ve transformed female subjects into mysterious, winged beauties. Gallery reception, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Pease Gallery.
Please mark your calendar for August 24th, and join us at the 2016 City Startup Labs' Pitch Event. Over the past three years CSL has been training a select group of Charlotte black male millennials to reimagine themselves as a new class of entrepreneurs and innovators. This event will be an opportunity for this latest class to showcase their ventures before a panel of judges and you. Entrepreneurs with winning business ideas will move on to CSL's incubation phase as well as receive a cash award to help with their launch. Eventbrite RSVP: bit.ly/CSLPitch Freehttp://bit.ly/CSLPitch
Central Piedmont Group of Sierra Club presents Aaron Newton, the Elma C. Lomax Farm Coordinator for the Carolina Farm Stewardship Association. He is the coauthor of A Nation of Farmers: Defeating the Food Crisis on American Soil. Newton's talk will describe how sustainable food systems can help solve the problem of feeding an ever growing global population. Free and open to the publichttp://www.charlottesierraclub.org
We are incredibly excited to announce that POTIONS & PIXELS is coming to The Underground at the Fillmore Charlotte! Expect more Video Games, more Board Games, and more Drinks in this amazing space! Spread the word! POTIONS & PIXELS - The Underground (August 24th) Wednesday, August 24th 7pm - Midnight 18 and Over $5 Cover Join us for a night of Video Games, Board Games, and Drinks! We will have a wide variety of multiplayer games from all eras and for all skill levels. PotionsAndPixels.com #PotionsAndPixels $5.00http://PotionsAndPixels.com
Please join Kyle & Erin Frederick for an evening of film and socializing, as they screen the teaser for the upcoming feature film AMONG MOUNTAIN CRAGS - an atmospheric Appalachian folk tale/thriller shooting this Fall. The evening will also include a special advanced screening of the short film CHARM CITY. Free.https://m.facebook.com/events/1792005154419266/
Experience the world of fashion first hand with New York Fashion Designer Lore Emelio! Junior Designers will learn fundamentals within the Fashion Industry while developing creative skills Morning sessions 9am-12pm, Afternoon sessions 1pm-4pm. Early drop off at 8:30am available. Students attending both AM & PM sessions are invited to Open Studio lunch break (12-1pm) Ages: 8-11 $225 per sessionhttp://www.loreemelio.com/shop/classes-3-summer-jr-designers--213-913-535.htm
Dream of attending Art, Fashion, or Design School? We provide step-by-step instruction in creating a college portfolio. Each student receives individual and comprehensive instruction based on his or her specific goals and college requirements. Please note: High school and AP art classes do not necessarily fulfill portfolio requirements. Beginning and advanced students welcome. Ages 15-up $225 per sessionhttp://www.loreemelio.com/shop/classes-3-summer-portfolio--213-913-540.htm