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Jun
7
Fri
Art Show: The Natural Abstracted @ Campbell House
Jun 7 @ 9:00 am – Jun 28 @ 5:00 pm
Art Show: The Natural Abstracted @ Campbell House

THE NATURAL ABSTRACTED

Stop by Campbell House Galleries to view the art exhibit, THE NATURAL ABSTRACTED, featuring art by Judith Ernst, Susan Filley, Delia Ware Keefe, and Miriam Sagasti. The exhibit is free and open to the public.

Opening Reception:  Friday, June 7, 2019 – 6 to 8 p.m.
Campbell House Galleries, 482 E. Connecticut Avenue, Southern Pines, NC

Exhibit will be on view June 7-28, 2019
Gallery Hours: Weekdays (9a-5p)
Weekend Hours:  Sat., June 15 (2-4p)

Jun
18
Tue
ARTour: Grand Tour of Ireland
Jun 18 – Jul 1 all-day
ARTour: Grand Tour of Ireland

GRAND TOUR OF IRELAND
Jun 18 – July 1, 2019

Delve beyond the sheep-dotted green landscapes to the cities and villages that span this beautiful magical land, all the way from Dublin to Belfast with ACMC and Go Ahead Tours. Mingle with Dubliners in traditional pubs, pick up a souvenir in Waterford, drive along the Ring of Kerry, and walk across Giant’s Causeway.
This small-group tour is full, yet well-paced, showcasing Ireland’s many charms, both old and new. Explore with us…
Jul
4
Thu
Closed Independence Day @ Campbell House
Jul 4 all-day
Closed Independence Day @ Campbell House

The Arts Council of Moore County and Campbell House Galleries will be closed today for Independence Day.

Jul
13
Sat
Songwriting Class with Abigail Dowd @ Campbell House Galleries
Jul 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Songwriting Class with Abigail Dowd @ Campbell House Galleries

Songwriting Class for Kids 8-13 years old

Students will begin with a 60-minute nature walk to learn about the longleaf pine forest, led by a Weymouth Woods park ranger.  They will use what they have observed to create songs led by professional songwriter, Abigail Dowd.

Saturday, July 13, 2019, 9am-12pm
Campbell House (482 E. Connecticut Ave. Southern Pines)

Cost: $25 per child
Pre-registration and payment is required.
To sign-up, please contact Kate Curtin 910-692-2787 or kate@mooreart.org.

Jul
15
Mon
Enter the Fine Arts Festival @ Campbell House
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – Jul 19 @ 4:00 pm
Enter the Fine Arts Festival @ Campbell House

The Arts Council of Moore County (ACMC) created the Fine Arts Festival in 1980 to provide incentive for local artists to improve their technique and a place to showcase and sell their artwork. The festival has since grown into a major exhibit featuring artwork by artists from all over the country. The event also includes an art competition where the entries are judged and cash prizes and ribbons are awarded.

2019 FINE ARTS FESTIVAL
Artwork Delivery Dates (entry deadline): July 15-19 (10a-4p) & Sat, July 20 (2-4p)
Purchase Awards Preview:  Thursday, August 1, 2019
Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony: Friday, August 2, 2019, 6-8p
Exhibition Dates: August 2-29, 2019
Art Removal: You may remove your art beginning on August 30, 2019, but it must be picked up by 5p on September 3, 2019, or by prior special arrangement. NOTE: Our galleries will be closed August 31-September 2, 2019, for the Labor Day weekend.

Festival Application & Guidelines will be available in April, 2019…HERE.

 

 

Jul
20
Sat
Fine Arts Festival: Last Day to Enter @ Campbell House
Jul 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fine Arts Festival: Last Day to Enter @ Campbell House

The Arts Council of Moore County (ACMC) created the Fine Arts Festival in 1980 to provide incentive for local artists to improve their technique and a place to showcase and sell their artwork. The festival has since grown into a major exhibit featuring artwork by artists from all over the country. The event also includes an art competition where the entries are judged and cash prizes and ribbons are awarded.

2019 FINE ARTS FESTIVAL
Artwork Delivery Dates (entry deadline): July 15-19 (10a-4p) & Sat, July 20 (2-4p)
Purchase Awards Preview:  Thursday, August 1, 2019
Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony: Friday, August 2, 2019, 6-8p
Exhibition Dates: August 2-29, 2019
Art Removal: You may remove your art beginning on August 30, 2019, but it must be picked up by 5p on September 3, 2019, or by prior special arrangement. NOTE: Our galleries will be closed August 31-September 2, 2019, for the Labor Day weekend.

Festival Application & Guidelines will be available in April, 2019…HERE.

 

 

Jul
23
Tue
Grassroots Grant Workshop @ Campbell House
Jul 23 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Grassroots Grant Workshop @ Campbell House | Southern Pines | North Carolina | United States

FREE GRASSROOTS GRANT WORKSHOP
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 5:30pm
Campbell House Galleries
482 E. Connecticut Ave., Southern Pines

The Arts Council is offering a free grant workshop to cover the basics of applying for a Grassroots Grant for your arts project. Topics will include overviews of the grant narrative, budget, matching requirements, support materials, publicity, reporting, etc.

If you are new to the Grassroots Grant process, this workshop will be a great introduction. If you’ve applied for a Grassroots Grant in the past, this will be a good opportunity to help make your application stronger.

RSVP by July 22, 2019 at 910-692-2787 if you plan to attend.

Remember, the Grassroots Grant application deadline is Friday, August 23, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

Jul
25
Thu
Artists Meetup: Open Mic @ Given Book Shop
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Artists Meetup: Open Mic @ Given Book Shop | Pinehurst | North Carolina | United States

The Arts Council of Moore County invites all Moore County’s artists–actors, dancers, graphic designers, musicians, photographers, singers, visual artists, writers, and other creative types–to join us for Artists Meetups. These Meetups are for artists to get to know each other, aspire to be better artists through shared creative passions, and improve our community through the arts.

About this Artists Meetup:

Open Mic

Thursday, July 25, 2019 | 6 to 8 PM
Given Book Shop
(95 Cherokee Road, Pinehurst, NC)

COST:  FREE

PROGRAM:  The Given Book Shop will once again host an Open Mic night for our Artists Meetup. Snacks and beverages will be provided.

To get the latest on our Artists Meetup, click on the Meetup.com link below and join us:

ACMC Artists Meetup at Meetup.com

Aug
2
Fri
Fine Arts Festival 2019 @ Campbell House
Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – Aug 29 @ 5:00 pm
Fine Arts Festival 2019 @ Campbell House

The Arts Council of Moore County (ACMC) created the Fine Arts Festival in 1980 to provide incentive for local artists to improve their technique and a place to showcase and sell their artwork. The festival has since grown into a major exhibit featuring artwork by artists from all over the country. The event also includes an art competition where the entries are judged and cash prizes and ribbons are awarded.

2019 FINE ARTS FESTIVAL
Artwork Delivery Dates (entry deadline): July 15-19 (10a-4p) & Sat, July 20 (2-4p)
Purchase Awards Preview:  Thursday, August 1, 2019
Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony: Friday, August 2, 2019, 6-8p
Exhibition Dates: August 2-29, 2019
Art Removal: You may remove your art beginning on August 30, 2019, but it must be picked up by 5p on September 3, 2019, or by prior special arrangement. NOTE: Our galleries will be closed August 31-September 2, 2019, for the Labor Day weekend.

Festival Application & Guidelines will be available in April, 2019…HERE.

 

 

Aug
23
Fri
Grant Deadline: Grassroots Grant @ Campbell House
Aug 23 @ 5:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Grant Deadline: Grassroots Grant @ Campbell House | Southern Pines | North Carolina | United States

If your nonprofit organization or school is planning an arts project in Moore County and you need funds to help get the project off the ground, the Arts Council of Moore County can help through the NC Arts Council’s Grassroots Arts Program. Grassroots Grants may be used for expenditures to conduct quality arts programs or operate an arts organization. Examples of arts programs that are commonly funded with Grassroots funds include: performances, festivals, art exhibitions, after-school arts programs, artist residencies in schools, arts camps, classes, workshops, art walks and studio tours.

GRANT APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Friday, August 23, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

On Tue., July 23, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. at Campbell House Galleries, the Arts Council is offering a FREE grant workshop to cover the basics of applying for a Grassroots Grant for your arts project. Topics will include overviews of the grant narrative, budget, matching requirements, support materials, publicity, reporting, etc. If you plan to attend, RSVP by July 22 at 910-692-2787.