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. 

September

 

"Metamorphosis" Exhibt
September - Whether it is people, places, things, the seasons, or something else, we invite you to join us and embrace the the change that is happening all around us. This exhibit features different mediums and styles by artist from the Morehead area and surrounding counties. 

 

Mini Quilt Workshop

September 13, 10am-4p.m. Spend a Saturday 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 a 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. The cost of the class is $30 and is limited to 10 students. You don't want to miss out on this unique class. Reserve a spot today, call 606.783.9857 or email rcartscenter@gmail.com.



 

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 please visit our website www.moreheadartsandeats.com or call 606.783.9857,  email rcartscenter@gmail.com.

 

WINK: The Ninja That Wanted To Be Noticed 

September 20, 12:30pm - 3pm with a sharing time for parents starting at 2:30pm. The Lexington Children's Theatre Shooting Stars Youtheatre will be hosting a workshop for children ages 5-8 in the Rowan County Arts Center Auditorium. What is is like to be a Ninja in the Lucky Dragon Circus? Awesome, for sure, but hard work, no doubt! Join WINK, his fans, Master Zutsu and other young Ninjas for some high energy fun during this workshop. Spaces are limited register soon! Please call  606.783.9045 for more information. 

 

Rapunzel

September 20, 6:30-8:30pm. The Lexington Children's Theatre and Shooting Stars Youtheatre present Family Theatre Night! Join us at 6:30pm in the Rowan County Arts Center Auditorium for pizza and crafts. At 7:30pm enjoy the LTC;s production of Rapunzel. It's fun for the entire family, $5 at the door or pay what you can. For more information, please call 606.783.9045

 

 

September 13, 10am-4p.m. Spend a Saturday 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 a 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. The cost of the class is $30 and is limited to 10 students. You don't want to miss out on this unique class. Reserve a spot today, call 606.783.9857 or email rcartscenter@gmail.com.

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

October  


"Beyond the Veil" A Fuse the Muse Exhibit  
October - Join us as Emily Waltz and Amorina Stone debut their introspective new series of oil and mixed media paintings. This Fuse the Muse project explores their influences and inspirations as performers giving a candid glimpse into how Middle Eastern Dance has impacted their lives.

 

"Beyond the Veil" Reception and Dance Showcase
October 9, 6pm-8pm. Join artists Emily Waltz and Amorina Stone for a visual and performing art showcase. The main gallery will feature paintings from both artist using oil paint and mixed media. You will also have a chance to see them perform a unique dance showcase during the opening reception. This event is free and open to the public.