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Saturday with Santa!
Saturday, Dec. 6
The Ashe County Arts Council celebrates the season with the annual holiday exhibit and Open House on Saturday, December 6 in the gallery of the Ashe Arts Center with eight beautifully decorated trees, miniature paintings, holiday gift ideas, and handmade ornaments. The friends and neighbors of the Arts Council are invited to stop by and enjoy refreshments, greet the staff and savor the sights, sounds and smells of the holiday season between 11:30am-4pm. A special part of the Holiday Open House will be a visit by Santa and Mrs. Claus just for the children. From 8:30-11:30am in four sessions, Santa will be available for photos. Mrs. Claus’ Kitchen will be open with stories and there will be an arts & crafts table and milk & cookies. Children will receive a book and holiday gift bag. Space is limited and reservations are encouraged, the admission is $5 per child. For more information please call 336-846-2787.
In the Gallery
Best of the Blue Ridge
October 9-November 20
Juried paintings, drawings, hand pulled prints from artists in Ashe and surrounding counties. Artists’ reception Oct. 10 from 5-8pm. Exhibit on display.
BEST OF THE BLUE RIDGE 2014
BEST IN SHOW – Self Portrait #4, Patrick Richardson
1ST PLACE – Lollipoppies, Jayne Braxton
2ND PLACE – Pozer, Robert Ray
3RD PLACE – Without Regrets, Jacob Daniels
HONORABLE MENTION, Distant Mist, Lori Grindrod
HONORABLE MENTION, To the Heavens, Ed Kline