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ARTCRAWL in New Bern
Second Friday of Every Month! Includes "AWL"
Come visit on Friday, November 8th, 2013 to ARTcrawl through the landmarks and showcases of art exhibits, live performances & artisan demos by a plethera of creative people in New Bern!
With all the galleries, shops, restaurants and art supporters, more than 400 artists, crafters, performers and authors have opportunities to share their creativity in New Bern with exhibits, performances, classes, clubs and demonstrations.
The Twin Rivers Artist Association represents over 120 artists, New Bern Artworks exhibits over 70 artists, Studio 323 houses thirteen working artisans, Greater Good Gallery represents almost 100, and the Bohemian Artists of New Bern showcased demonstrations by more than 100 creative folk in the past year or so, the 60-plus members of Coastal Photo Club and tons of people created at Accidental Artist and Bear Hands Art Factory, plus all the dance, theatre companies, exhibits at local restaurants and shops!
ARTISTS & BUSINESSes & CREATIVE FOLK! Hey, GET on the ARTcrawl map! If you are exhibiting, performing, or if you are demonstrating your talents or if you have supported a creative project or person in the downtown NEW BERN area on the second Friday of each, please email your details, location, etc... Email your info to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 252-649-1712.
1 Developing Creative Projects in our community for awl! Visit the headquarters of Community Artist Will, Inc. at 228 Craven St
2 Giving away free Ledgers, Wendy Card and Laura Johnson from NewBernNow.com promotes the arts at 228 Craven St at Isaac Taylor Garden!
3 Lee Hood, James Herring, Alice Bilello, Ashley McDaniel, Patrick Kavanaugh, Karen Dodd, Curt Wright, Corinne Corr, Jon Derby, Elisa Schulman, Jennifer Delamar-Goss, Norm Robbins, Se’rah Cheatham, Laura Arias, Suzette Wetherington, Diana Main, Lisa Wimpfheimer, Sue Lawrence-Nester and more artists will be demonstrating creativity in the glorious Isaac Taylor Garden on 228 Craven St will patio heaters to keep the chill away.
4 New works on exhibit by Lisa Bisbee-Lentz, Chris Baker, Melissa Sellers, Caitlin Carlaccini, Sam Rae Duke, Nina Fette, Jerry Scott, Becky Preece, Scott Coleman, Brandy Baxter, Tim Darr, Karen Dodd, Daniel Evan Weddle, Ben Watford plus more in the Greater Good Gallery (3G), on 228 Craven St.
5 Betsy Drake & R. B. Hamilton Home Designs, painted furnishings and decor
6 Twice As Nice displays affordable art on the walls, open until 6pm
7 Ballantyne Framing and Art is open until 8pm on 220 Craven St
8 Pegie Douglas, Rebecca Marks, Bobby Chandler, Rex Hawkins in “Gumbo Lily” perform in Trent River Coffee Co at 7pm. Tessie Adams, Se’rah Cheatham exhibit artwork on the walls, along with many local artists at Trent River Coffee Company on 208 Craven St
9 Kathleen Bailey’s paintings at Top Shelf Consignment, open until 6pm, 206 Craven St
10 Kathy Pope & Stacey Matson display artwork at Advanced Attractions on 204 Craven St. Open ‘til 6pm
11 Holiday Gift Show 10am-4pm. Jim Gallucci’s “Whispering Bench” sits aside Dr. Congleton’s spiderlilly sculpture which kinetically moves in the wind, created by renowned artist Susan Pascal Beran. Willie Taglieri permanent exhibit of paintings at the convention center.
12 Find Ross’ handmade items & hundreds of gift items at Mitchell Hardware on 215 Craven St
13 Starring you, our next artist-to-be! Free studio time from 5-8 pm! Reserve it at Accidental Artist, 219A Craven St.
14 The Antiquery Boutiquery Place, 243 Craven St. is moving to a new location, call for details 514-0409.
15 Todd Willis from High Tide Creative offers up some exquisite advertising at www.hightidecreative.com or call 671-7087. Open until 5:30 pm.
16 Robert Daniels’s artwork exhibit and Wine Tasting at Galley Store, 5pm to 7pm at 300 E. Front St.
17 Wendy Bissinger’s handmade quilts at Persimmons on the waterfront at 100 Pollock St.
18 Rivertowne Ballroom, call 637-2003 or check the web for details! www.rivertowneballroom.com
19 Ton of hand-crafted pieces at Carolina Creations, 317-A Pollock St
20 Fine Art at Baxters Gallery will host an early holiday preview jewelry trunk show reception. Plus see new artwork by Jim Bisbee, Michaelé Rose Watson, Donna Slade, Martha Williams, Vicki Vitale and sixty more artists.
21 Sandy Bruno, GeeVee Meyers, Jill Eberle, Candace Young, Pat Eglinton, Donna Slade, Barbara Hesketh, Nada Bear, Dee Mayer, Holly Bradley, Audry, Justin and more are working artisans in Studio at Baxter’s, 323 Pollock St. Stop by their studios to see them working on art projects!
22 Photography at The Four C’s 250 Middle St., 636-3285
23 Creative ukulele at Surf, Wind and Fire on 230 Middle St
24 Blaine Kruger painting onsite at The Boathouse of New Bern on 220 Middle St
25 The bass player of Hot Buttered Grits, Chris Buttitta’s artwork illustrates the contemporary icons of decades in the music industry, now on exhibit at at MJ’s Raw Bar & Grille on 216 Middle St.
26 Wes Ballance exhibit of photos in Capt. Ratty’s on 202 Middle St
27 Dee Mayer, local artist is featured at Next Chapter Bookstore on 320 S. Front St. Call Patti to BUY the BOOKSTORE! (252) 633-5774
28 New! Maxwell House Studio! See the works of Dietrich, Marvin & Linda Maune at 119 Middle St
29 Become an artist! Sing your heart out with KARAOKE at Christophe’s Lounge in the Doubletree at 8pm.
30 Live music BTM beer garden benefitting the Council of Friends of Tryon Palace! Bear Town Market (BTMs), 402 Front St!
31 Rose Ann Schank handmade pottery at Midtown Olive Oil on Middle St
32 Butch Miller’s photography of “New Bern Skyline” and Dan Nance’s Collectible Civil War Prints & more fine artists exhibited at Framing Fox Art Gallery on 217 Middle St
33 Bob and Amanda Mackowski from Open Aperture Photography exhibit photography at Baker’s Kitchen, open until 8pm.
34 “Hello Dolly!” at 7:30 p.m. New Bern Civic Theatre on 412 Pollock St., call 633-0567
35 BOA is open for the evening
36 Jane E. Witten’s Artist Nest is Open by appointment! (above Cow Cafe), on 321A Middle St, info email is email@example.com
37 Ron Lamm and Larry Conley display their artwork at Bear Towne Java on 323 Middle St
38 Caroline McGath Newborn Photography is absolutely adorable, on 327 Middle St.
39 Jean Ellen Cook artwork on exhibit at the Chelsea, plus local artists on exhibit at 335 Middle St
40 Ben Watford, Donatella Cristoforetti, Ed Macomber, Sam Love, Janice Peterson, Rachel Wheeler, Scott Coleman, and Michaelé Rose Watson are the bohemian artists in action!! Showcasing creative demonstrations in bohemian fashion, the artists will be potting pottery, painting, sketching, and poetry reading! An interactive night bohemian artists sharing their process with the public by coming together to do what artists do best, make, create and share their creative processes with each other and the world. Michaelé Rose Watson’s little yellow studio was the location of the first bohemian night in New Bern. See eggs, feet, belly bowls, vessels & ask about www.artworkfound.com & inquire about Watson’s studio, full of creative ideas & projects, email firstname.lastname@example.org
41 Laura Overman’s paintings in a new gallery!! Studio Four-Thirteen exhibits Interior Design & Art representing local artists on 413 Broad St.
42 Willie Taglieri’s prints & cards plus eclectic art in Poor Charlie’s Flea Market and Antiques on 208 Hancock St
43 Booths featuring fine arts and crafts of Tryon Palace staff and volunteers at the History Center on 529 S. Front St.
44 Weaver’s Webb Gallery on 602 Pollock Street open until 5pm
45 Upcoming Show! RiverTowne Players prepare for Paul Saik in a Christmas Concert Show on November 24 at Centenary United Methodist Church on 309 New St.
46 New Bern-Craven Public Library’s November 2013 show will feature the artwork by Twin Rivers Artists Association (TRAA) members, 400 Johnson St. Open until 6pm.
47 Walk the labyrinth! It’s almost finished at Martin Henry Sculpture Studio on 504 Guion St, corner of George St. By appointment only, 252-638-4245
48 Upcoming Show! Get your tickets for Ratio Theatre’s upcoming performance “The Rise and Rise of Daniel Rocket” by Peter Parnell showing November 15 - 24.
49 Bear Hands Art Factory hosts Nurses Night Out Fundraiser at 6 pm. Help raise money to train new nurses. Carolina East is holding this fun paint night to benefit their scholarship fund! Register at www.bearhandsart.com. Bear Hands will be onsite Saturday November 9, for a pottery sale 8 am - 4 pm on lawn of Middle St. near Front St.
50 Chrystal Hood & Anita Williford create stunning graphic designs at The Graphics Shack on 981 Hwy 70 W. Open until 5:30pm.
51 “Mao’s Last Dancer” International Film Series Screenplay by Jan Sardi, Li Cunxin; director Bruce Beresford. Two showings on Nov. 8; 2:30pm and 7:30pm. Free to the public at Craven Community College (New Bern Campus) Orringer Auditorium,800 College Court.
52 Are you a photographer? Get involved with New Bern’s Coastal Photo Club, visit www.coastalphotoclub.com
53 Bruce Wise, view his gallery of stunning photographs on the web,
Second Fridays! ARTcrawl every month!
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April 11, 2014
May 9, 2014
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July 11, 2014
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Nov 14, 2014
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