Cajun Canvas invites you to join us at Rocky River Vineyards for an afternoon of painting, wine, food, music and fun. “Quote Vino” – Painters will have choice of background color. Food truck will be at the Vineyard at 12:00. The painting session will begin at 1:00pm. Come early to get a bite to eat, then enjoy the afternoon painting at the Vineyard. 35.http://cajuncanvas.com/events/painting-session-at-rocky-river-vineyards-7/
A delightful adaptation of four of Barbara Park’s best-selling books brought to life in a genuinely comical, and not strictly-for-kids musical awaken a young person’s desire to read. $10-$12
The Drowsy Chaperone is a loving send-up of the Jazz age musical featuring one show-stopping song and dance number after another.
Junie B. is back at Matthews Playhouse! It's Junie B.'s first day of first grade and a lot of things have changed for her. Junie's friend Lucille doesn't want to be her best pal anymore, and on the bus, Junie B. makes friends with Herb, the new kid at school. Also, Junie has trouble reading the blackboard and her teacher Mr. Scary thinks she may need glasses. Throw in a friendly cafeteria lady, a kickball tournament and a "Top-Secret Personal Beeswax Journal", and first grade has never been more exciting. $12 Adults, $10 Students & Seniors, Group Rates Availablehttp://www.matthewsplayhouse.com/index.php/shows/upcoming-shows/mainstage-productions/junie-b-jones-the-musical
We're bringing the clambake to you this summer! Here's how they work: Reserve a table here (6pm on Sundays). Each clambake table seats up to 4 people. Tables are $200 total (includes all food for 4 guests). $50 per person, plus tax and gratuity. Minimum party of 4. Reservations required by the previous Thursday.
Not only does Donna Scott do theater right, she does partnerships right as well. The longtime theater guru established a relationship with the Charlotte Art League. That relationship will be one of many discussed at this fresh, new series. CL sponsors this event and yours truly will facilitate. Free admission
July Workshop: Painting a Still Life- Your Biography Instructor: Marc Chatov from Georgia Dates: July 23-25, at Charlotte Fine Art Gallery Times: 9:30-4:30 daily with lunch break Levels: All Levels Medium: Oil or water based oil. Early Bird: $380.00 (thru June 23) Regular: $390.00 This still life workshop will be centered on using objects of personal interest to develop compositions and design. For three days we will emphasize form and value relationships through the use of lighting and color. Students will learn about the fundamentals of drawing, value, color and composition. $380.00 early ( by June 23), Standard $390.00
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
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. After Hours available. Ages:12-19 Morning session: 9am-12pm Afternoon session:1pm-4pm $225 per sessionhttp://www.loreemelio.com/shop/classes-3-summer-jr-designers--213-913-535.htm
The heart knows no difference between losing an animal companion and losing a human loved one.There are many resources for people suffering from pet loss bereavement. the more you share your grief with others the stronger you will become. Take charge of your grief and your grief work will help you grow in ways you never thought possible Free
This exhibit presents two local artists that you should be watching. The first is Nicholas Napolentano, a hyperrealist figurative with a message. The flyer features two semi-nude women in bed in a fetal-like position. The second artist is Matthew Steele, who creates wooden sculptures that resemble complex manmade infrastructures. Reception on July 15, 6 p.m.-8 p.m. Free admission
Features live exhibits of mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians native to North Carolina. Get close to wildlife by walking among butterflies in a Butterfly Pavilion, observing live animals in both Creative Cavern and Insect Alley, hanging out in "Our Big Backyard" or exploring the Paw Paw Nature Trail.