CALENDAR

 

The Art Center is home for many community events ranging from concerts and plays to rotating art exhibits. Below is a list of upcoming events. 

 

If you would like to talk to someone about a event listed below or to schedule something at the Arts Center plese call 606.783.9857 or email rcartscenter@gmail.com. 

 

 

 

August


Personae: Works by Jennifer A. Reis
August - Referencing myth, folklore and issues of the feminine personae, the embellished textile and mixed media art of Jennifer A. Reis will be featured in a solo exhibition during August. Through extensive hand stitching and embellishing, Reis's work reveals and conceals concepts relating to feminism, religious symbolism and structures embedded within a densely decorative aesthetic.  

Annie Get Your Gun
August 1, 2, 3 and 8, 9 ,10. Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., Sundays at 2 p.m. - Annie Get Your Gun is a musical with lyrics and music by Irving Berlin. The story is a fictionalized version of the life of Annie Oakley (1860–1926), a sharpshooter who starred in Buffalo Bill's Wild West and her romance with sharpshooter Frank Butler.

Personae: Works by Jennifer A. Reis Reception
August 29, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. - Join artist Jennifer Reis for an evening of conversation and art appreciation. This is a wonderful time to get one last glimpse of a wonderful exhibit. The event is free and open to the public. 

 

Personae: Works by Jennifer A. Reis Reception
August 29, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. - Join artist Jennifer Reis for an evening of conversation and art appreciation. This is a wonderful time to get one last glimpse of a wonderful exhibit. The event is free and open to the public. 

 

Mini Quilt Workshop

August 30, 1 - 5 p.m. Spend an afternoon exploring the infinite possibilities of using fabric, thread, beads and other embellishments to create your own Mini Art Quilt. Textile artist Jennifer A. Reis will lead an afternoon workshop on basic and advanced hand-worked art quilting techniques, teaching non-traditional methods of quilting, appliqué, embroidery and embellishing. Using techniques like raw appliqué, thread embroidery and quilting, and embellishing with shi-sha mirrors, beads and found objects, students will create an individually designed embellished textile artwork.  All techniques are hand-worked, emphasizing non-traditional sewing and quilting, and is open to sewing novices and experts alike.  All supplies will be provided, although participants are encouraged to bring special embellishments and mementos toincorporate into their work.

 

 

 

 

September


Morehead Arts & Eats Festival 
September 20, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Join us in downtown Morehead for a day of family fun. There will be children's art activities and art demonstrations on the Arts Center lawn. Arts & craft vendors, music, food and lots of fun will also be a part of the festivities. For more information go to www.moreheadartsandeats.com or call 606.783.9857,  email rcartscenter@gmail.com.