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Arts events
May 18-25
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THIS WEEK

Ribbit the Exhibit

When: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. through July

Where: Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1911 Sweetbay Drive, Gainesville

Cost: $8 adults, $5 children 3-12 and free for Garden members

More info: 404-591-1550 or atlantabg.org


Big Canoe Photography Club Exhibit

When: May 16

Where: Bowen Center for the Arts, 334 Ga. 9 N., Dawsonville

Cost: Free

More info: 706-216-2787


First Steps in Pottery

When: 1-4 p.m. May 18

Where: Helen Arts & Heritage Center, 25 Chattahoochee Strasse, Helen

Cost: $150 class and $25 supply

More info: 706-878-3933, helenartshc@helenarts.org or www.helenarts.org


Play in the Clay

When: 4:30-6 p.m. May 18

Where: Quinlan Visual Arts Center, 514 Green St NE, Gainesville

Cost: $20-$25

More info: www.quinlanartscenter.org


Discovery Tours at Folk Pottery Museum

When: May 19

Where: Folk Pottery Museum, 283 Ga. 255, Sautee Nacoochee

Cost: $5 adults, $4 seniors and $2 children

More info: 706-878-3300 or www.snca.org


Hands on Art Exhibition Tours

When: 10 a.m. to noon May 20

Where: Quinlan Visual Arts Center, 514 Green St NE, Gainesville

Cost: Free

More info: www.quinlanartscenter.org


Make a Handle-Less Face Mug

When: 1-4 p.m. May 22

Where: Helen Arts & Heritage Center, 25 Chattahoochee Strasse, Helen

Cost: $30 class and $20 supply

More info: 706-878-3933, helenartshc@helenarts.org or www.helenarts.org


Friday Sketch Club

When: 1:30-3 p.m. May 26

Where: Quinlan Visual Arts Center, 514 Green St NE, Gainesville

Cost: Free

More info: www.quinlanartscenter.org


Adult coloring club meeting

When: 10:30 a.m. June 1

Where: Braselton Library, 15 Brassie Lane, Braselton

Cost: Free

More info: 706-654-1992


Southern Appalachian Artists Guild Member Exhibition

When: June 9

Where: Bowen Center for the Arts, 334 Ga. 9 N, Dawsonville

Cost: Free

More info: 706-216-2787 or www.bowenarts.org


ONGOING

Summer Art Camp at Quinlan Visual Arts Center

When: Early enrollment through April 11; eight sessions in June and July

Where: Quinlan Visual Arts Center, 514 Green St. NE, Gainesville

Cost: $125 nonmembers and $100 members before April 12; $135 nonmembers and $110 Quinlan members after April 11

More info: 770-536-2575, info@qvac.org or www.quinlanartscenter.org


‘Cross Country: The Power of Place in American Art, 1915-1950’

When: Through May 7

Where: High Museum of Art, 1290 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta

Cost: $14.50

More info: 404-733-4400 or www.high.org


The Spirit of the Place: photographs by Jack Leigh

When: Through June 11

Where: High Museum of Art, 1280 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta

Cost: $14.50 ages 6 and older

More info: www.high.org


Neal Dunlap Hughs art exhibition

When: Through July

Where: Quinlan Visual Arts Center Mini Gallery, Regions Center, 303 Jesse Jewell Parkway, Gainesville

Cost: Free

More info: 770-536-2575 or www.qvac.org.


Howard Finster’s exhibit ‘Paradise Garden’

When: Currently on view

Where: High Museum of Art, 1290 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta

Cost: $14.50

More info: 404-733-4400 or www.high.org.


‘African Art: Building the Collection’

When: Currently on view

Where: High Museum of Art, 1290 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta

Cost: $14.50

More info: 404-733-4400 or www.high.org


Second Sundays

When: Noon to 5 p.m. every second Sunday of the month

Where: High Museum of Art, 1290 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta

Cost: Free

More info: 404-733-4400 or www.high.org


Pop Art & Pinot

When: 3-5 p.m. every third Saturday of the month.

Where: Sautee Nacoochee Center, 283 Ga. 255 N, Sautee Nacoochee

Cost: $45

More info: 706-878-3300 or www.snca.org


ART CLASSES

Abrakadoodle

When: 10-11 a.m. Tuesdays and 1:30-2:30 p.m. Thursdays

Where: Hobby Lobby, 1146 Dawsonville Highway NW, Gainesville

Cost: $12 per child for ages 4-12

More info: 470-252-5108 or www.abrakadoodle.com


Friday Sketch Club

When: 1:30-3 p.m., first, second and last Friday of each month.

Where: The Quinlan Visual Arts Center, 514 Green St., Gainesville

Cost: $5-$10

More info: 770-536-2575 or www.qvac.org


Watercolor classes with Becky Threlkeld Peebles

When: 1-4 p.m. every Wednesday

Where: SNC Art Studio, 283 Ga. 255 N., Sautee Nacoochee

Cost: $35 per class

More info: 706-878-3300 or www.snca.org


Drawing with Colored Pencils Class

When: available upon request

Where: Helen Arts Center, 25 Chattahoochee Strasse, Helen

Cost: $25 per 3-hour class

More info: www.helenarts.org or 706-878-3933

 

Private Watercolor Lessons

When: available upon request

Where: Helen Arts Center, 25 Chattahoochee Strasse, Helen

Cost: $75 per three-hour class

More info: www.helenarts.org or 706-878-3933


GALLERIES AND MEETINGS

Bowen Center for the Arts

When: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; Noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. New shows monthly Where: Bowen Center for the Arts, 334 Ga. 9 N. Dawsonville

Cost: Free

More info: 706-216-2787 or info@dawsonarts.org


Georgia Heritage Arts & Fine Crafts Gallery

When: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursdays through Mondays

Where: Alpine Village Shoppes, 8016 S Main St., Helen

Cost: Free

More info: 706-892-1033 or www.helenarts.org


The Georgia Art League meetings

When: Noon, third Thursday each month

Where: Quinlan Visual Arts Center, 514 Green St. NE, Gainesville

Cost: $15 membership fee

More info: www.georgiaartleague.org.


North Georgia Arts Guild Monthly Meeting

When: 9:30 a.m. third Thursday each month

Where: University of Georgia Extension Rabun County Conference Room, 184 S. Main St., Clayton

Cost: Free

More info: northgeorgiaartsguild.com


Wine Women & Watercolor Party

When: available upon request

Where: Helen Arts Center, 25 Chattahoochee Strasse, Helen

Cost: $45

More info: www.helenarts.org or 706-878-3933


Discovery Tours at Folk Pottery Museum

When: Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons

Where: Folk Pottery Museum, 283 Ga. 255, Sautee Nacoochee

Cost: $5 adults, $4 seniors and $2 children

More info: 706-878-3300 or www.snca.org

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