Artist Opportunities and Art Events


Call For Handmade Vendors – 2020 American Legion (Lenoir) Christmas Bazaar December 5th 10am-3pm – contact Beverly Mihelich for vendor form: or 828-292-0835. provides a variety of grants to artists and craftspeople. Visit their website at


December 5 – The 23rd Annual Winter Art at the Farm, 5726 Grace Chapel Road in Hickory 10am-4pm.


December 5 – American Legion Auxiliary (downtown Lenoir) Christmas Bazaar – contact Beverly Mihelich at or 828-292-0835


December 5 – Barn Quilt Class at Hiddenite Center;


December 10 – Western Piedmont Symphony Watch Party “Home for the Holidays” via Zoom;


December 1-31 – Rock School Arts presents Jackie Deaton and Lucy Folger;


January 5-February 2 – Clogging classes with Rodney Sutton via Zoom;


February 19-21 – Bluegrass First Class Festival in Asheville;



Artist Call (ongoing) - New Window Gallery (Play It Again Records Building, downtown Valdese) seeks artist exhibitors. David Mench;; 828-874-1800




Professional Artist Magazine offers free e-newsletters “The Buzz” and “The Calls” – to discover opportunities for artists

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