On the Second Saturday of each month, the River Arts District will be holding gallery walks with live demonstrations, live music, wine tastings / spreads of food, and more! Meander the mile-long district and discover all there is that the “RAD” has to offer.
There are more than 200 artists in the 23 buildings throughout the district. On Saturday, Jan. 12, most of them will be on hand to describe or show you their techniques as well as share with you what inspires them.
Best time to swing over to your favorite studio is from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Most studios and galleries are open 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Second Saturday Events:
Curve Studios and Garden
9 Riverside Drive
12 - 2 pm
Curve Studios, home to twelve working artists, celebrate Second Saturdays with extended studio hours, demonstrations, and special events. January 12th, Silver River Center for Chair Caning is offering a snowflake making workshop. Curve Studios Artist of the Month for January is Maria Andrade Troya. Visit her at studio #12.
362 Depot St. Studios
362 Depot St.
2- 5 pm
Cindy Lou Chenard will be demonstrating her process to create Modern Dimensional Landscapes using acrylic on multiple layers of thin wood.
Studio A - Pink Dog Creative
344 Depot St. Suite 100
Join Andrea Kulish for Ukrainian Easter egg- pysanky- demos, wine and cookies
375 Depot St
2pm Encaustic Art demos Upstairs at Skylight Gallery and Studios
11 a.m.-5 p.m. Trackside Studios will have artists demonstrations and a reception with sips & snacks
Eco Depot Marketplace
408 Depot St
1- 4 p.m.
Paige Houghton will be painting fiber art pieces. She will also have a wide variety of the fibers that she uses to show.
Mark Bettis Studios
123 Roberts St.
10 - 2 p.m. Live painting with Tess Darling Cold Wax and Oils Workshop with Mark Bettis
Odyssey Ceramic Art Studio
238 Clingman Ave
Members of Odyssey Coop Gallery will have their annual seconds sale on Saturday and Sunday January 12 and 13. Come visit the gallery and enjoy our live music and share all the fun and refreshments.
191 Lyman St. #104
Karen Maugans will be demonstrating her still life botanical photography.