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County Competition Exhibit Dates:
May 27 - June 30, 2021

Artwork Pick-up:
July 1st & 2nd
   
​Art brings people​ ​together; it inspires,​ ​soothes, and​ ​challenges us.
Art is also resilient.

Join us as we​ ​reconnect and​ ​celebrate art​ ​and the artists​ ​in our county.
Participation Artists
​Allen Goodman Dennis Huntley​ ​Marla Hoyle
​Anna Osorio ​Dennis Tromp ​Martha Moore
​Betsy Kendrick ​Doug Knotts ​Miranda Ray Convery
​Blannie Robinson Elizabeth Shipley​ ​Natalie Smart
​Brandon McDowell ​Emily Collins ​Paul Couey
​Casey Quinn ​​Hal Bryant ​Sarah Allison Rochester
​Cecil Norris Jan Kilgore ​Susan Carlisle Bell
​Chris Dover ​Jill Shuford ​Taylor Short
​Chrys Riviere-Blalock ​​Joan Fogle ​Teresa R. Grigg
​Courtney Clapper ​Keairah Dawkins ​Teresa Tromp
​Dale Guffey ​Lisl Elliott-Wright ​Vickie Jo Franks
​Darrell Endicott   ​Wilson Kilgore
 
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Upcoming Arts Council Exhibits & Events
Events
Date & Time
Description
Location & Price
County Competition

Artwork Drop-off:
May 20th, 2021

Opening Reception:
May 27th, 5:30-7:30pm

Exhibit Dates
:
May 27 - June 30, 2021

Artwork Pick-up:
July 1st & 2nd

​The Cleveland County Arts Council invites​ ​artists ​18+ to submit work​ ​to the Annual​ ​Cleveland County Artist​ ​Competition. Work must be original,​ ​created by the artist within the last 2 years​ ​and not previously entered in a​ ​competition at the Arts Council. Artists must​ ​be a resident of Cleveland​ ​County or​ ​full-time student at a Cleveland County​ ​college or university.
Click HERE for more info.
The Arts Council
111 S. Washington St.,
Shelby, NC

Free to attend
June - July - August Fun, creative experiences for kids, first to 8th grade.

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The Arts Council
111 S. Washington St.,
Shelby, NC
Saturday, June 26th
10-4pm
Featuring:
Dave Bonivtch
Gypsy Swing:30 - Tommy Forney & Justin Harper
Jeff Gates
Omar Porter and Friends

Come shop for great local artwork, bring a chair and enjoy the fabulous music, bring a picnic and enjoy it all!​​
The Arts Council
111 S. Washington St.,
Shelby, NC

FREE!
Doug Knotts
Sculpture Exhibit
July 8 - August 12 More details TBA The Arts Council
111 S. Washington St.,
Shelby, NC
July 21- 24, 2021

July 21, 7pm
July 22, 7pm
July 23, 7pm
July 24, 10am Kids Fest!
July 24, 1pm Matinee
July 24, 7pm
22nd Annual Real to Reel Film Festival will screen films
July 21- 24, 2021

Visit the Real to Reel Website
for more info
The Joy Performance Center
202 S. Railroad Ave.
Kings Mountain, NC
28086

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"Go Figure"
Soft Sculpture
Exhibit
August 19 - September 23 More Details TBA The Arts Council
111 S. Washington St.,
Shelby, NC
Sept. 18th, 2021 Deliver donations of
art supplies by September 7th!
The Arts Council
111 S. Washington St.,
Shelby, NC
September 18th
9-Noon
Join us for the return
of Chalk-Fest!
The Arts Council
111 S. Washington St.,
Shelby, NC
Printmaking Exhibit September 30 - November 4 More Details TBA The Arts Council
111 S. Washington St.,
Shelby, NC
Carolina Pottery Festival November 6th, 2021
10-4pm
21st Annual Carolina Pottery Festival

-Over 100 Potters!
-Free, Convenient Parking
-All types of pottery
-Just in time for Holiday Shopping
-$6 Admission (under 12 free)

Pottery Fest Website
LeGrand Center
Marion Street, Shelby
November 18 - December 23 ​“Handmade for the Holidays” Gift Gallery offers a chance to keep your holiday shopping unique & LOCAL!
Artwork includes handcrafted jewelry, ornaments, jams, salsas, ceramic berry and yarn bowls, brie bakers, cutting boards, coasters, designer coffee mugs, felted baskets, hats, scarves, journals, paintings, mosaics, la​​mps, wall pockets, holiday cards, potholders & pens.
The Arts Council
111 S. Washington St.,
Shelby, NC
 
 
 
111 S. Washington St., Shelby, NC 28150   -   Phone: 704-484-2787   -   Email: info@ccartscouncil.org