A skilled instructor will show you how to use a henna cone to make beginner designs. You will work on both paper and each other in a fun, social environment. Includes all supplies and wine or bottled waters. $25
Join fellow zine-sters for a fun filled evening featuring work by our middle school and high school students. Freehttp://www.crosstownarts.org
A collection of posters by Nick Canterucci.http://www.crosstownarts.org
Tour the local galleries and shops on South Main.
Try your hand at gold leafing, create a brooch, or bring a small object to gold leaf. Family friendly event for ages five and older. Free for members, $10 nonmembershttps://www.metalmuseum.org
Back to school drive/artist showcase. Artists and youth will come together to close the generational gap between adolescents in the community, and young adults who could artistically inspire them. Bring hygiene items, underclothing, and back to school items.http://www.crosstownarts.org
One day show and sale.http://www.crosstownarts.org
Curator Emeritus, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, will discuss Henri Guérard's fascination with fans. Free with admissionhttp://www.dixon.org
Studio resident Andrea Morales will host a series of portrait days at the “Daisy Curtain” Studio. Have your photograph made and take home a free print or digital file.http://www.crosstownarts.org
Submissions accepted through Aug. 31 kicks off The Salvation Army's Red Kettles Campaign. Submit original song and be a part of a live audience performance. Judged by music pros. Freehttp://www.salvationarmymemphis.org
Artists and non-artists have the opportunity to experiment with materials, learn art and craft techniques, and walk away with a creation. Each session features a different project.
Drink and color to unwind. Featuring wine, snacks and coloring books from Thunder Bay Press.http://www.thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com
Chris McCoy presents a case study in screenwriting, using his experiences writing his latest feature-length script Flash Crash to illustrate some lessons on the dark art.http://www.crosstownarts.org
Galleries and gardens will be open late. Featuring light refreshments, entertainment, and a cash bar. Free with admissionhttp://www.dixon.org