All opening receptions are 6-8pm unless otherwise stated.
July 13 - August 20, 2016  | All Things Local
Dr. Alice Harpel
Opening: Friday, July 22, 6-8pm

Brown Bag Lunch Seminars
Bring your lunch and join us at noon
June - August 2016 at Athens Arts Gallery!

All sessions are FREE!

July 13 - Hannah Thompson
The Art of Cake Decorating. See how creative and elegant cakes are made! Tips from smoothing buttercream frosting, to fondant embellishments and gum paste flowers. There’s something for everyone to learn.

July 20 - Sue Brassel
Coloring: A New Form of Meditation! Enjoy discovering how Sue turned her doodles into a creative, adult coloring book! Her unique drawings are waiting to be enhanced with color and quotes that will set your mind to wander.

July 27 - Debby Remsburg
Pyrography: Burning with Fire. Explore an age-old technique to decorate gourds and other art materials.

Aug 3 - Kathy Houghton
Framing Basics, Terms and Techniques. Knowing what to ask for and how to maintain your wall art. Good basic information to take to your favorite frame shop that will help you make simple upgrades to protect and present your artwork.

Aug 6 - Helen Hudson - Special Saturday Session at Noon!
Fresh from the Farmers’ Market: Vegetarian Cooking! Explore what is currently selling at the market that can be made into delicious vegetarian dishes and also enjoy a few samples! (No tofu involved!)


Call for Entries!

The theme of the ATHENS ARTS salon III coincides with the 100 year celebration of the establishment of the state parks in Indiana. This includes, but is not limited to: views of or in parks, historical events concerning the parks, flora and fauna, people enjoying the parks and structures found within. The celebration of nature!

The parks were designed to be a gift to the people of Indiana and to enhance their lives for generations to come. Work accepted into the show does not have to be representational, but should show some link to the theme. We encourage you to explore all types of methods and media for this show - from traditional plein air to abstract, please feel free to interpret what this years theme means to you.

Monetary Prize/Awards!

Preview Party - Saturday, September 17, 5-7pm then open to the public, 7-9pm

Download Entry Packet Here!

Printed Entries available at Athens Arts!

Made possible in part by:
MCCF and the Art League of Montgomery County