Galleries/Art Trail


 

Cheryl Newby Gallery

Paula Holtzclaw thru May 25 SOUTHERN EXPOSURE - Paula Holtzclaw Exhibit! Visitors will find us in one of America’s most historic and scenic coastal resorts, Pawleys Island, South Carolina. Originally dealing exclusively in authentic antique prints and maps, we have expanded our offerings through the years to include fine paintings, sculpture and ceramic works of art.Edwards Native Lands 36x36 3200 Now, in addition to our large inventory of antique natural history prints and antique maps, Cheryl Newby Gallery represents a number of nationally and regionally recognized painters and sculptors. Among those represented are the highly acclaimed impressionist painter, the late, Ray Ellis of Martha’s Vineyard, South Carolina painters William McCullough, and Mike Williams, North Carolina painter Paula Holtzclaw, highly regarded, classically trained, still-life artist, Ellen Buselli, Georgia Award Winning Pastel artist Lisa Gleim, Florida watercolorist Martha dePoo, the late National Academy of Design member Donald Holden, Accomplished Plein air Painter Linda Arnold, Master in the historic medium, Egg Tempera Daniel Ambrose, ceramic artist Glenda Taylor, and award winning sculptors, Amy Kann, Gwen Marcus, Catherine Ferrell and Sandy Scott. Marcus Basket Weaver edition of 36 10.5x7.75x7.5 view 2 In 2018, our gallery welcomed Virginia painter, Laura Edwards. Edward’s paintings are executed in oils and pastels, are primarily non-objective and non-representational. Simplified compositions are emphasized and made increasingly exciting and ethereal by her application of brilliant shades of color. In our antique prints and maps section, you will find natural history prints and etchings by John James Audubon, Mark Catesby, John Gould, Prideaux John Selby, George Edwards, William Curtis, Francois Martinet and others, along with antique maps from the 16th through the 19th centuries. We also offer original hand colored lithographs from the famous "History of the Indian Tribes of North America" by McKenney and Hall in both folio and octavo editions.Coastal Bird Series I oil 8x8 1250 web We strive to offer our patrons a variety of styles and media, and we limit our artists and offerings to those who have achieved a high level of accomplishment reflected in their distinctive style. We welcome your visit to our little corner of the world!

Seacoast Artists Gallery

We’re Talking ART Every Friday in May http://www.seacoastartistsguild.com/may-art-talks Join us at the Seacoast Artists Gallery in the Market Common every Friday in May at 10am.Kendall Martin will be discussing impressionists. Public along with Guild and Gallery members are Welcome!

The Rice Museum, thru Jun 10

3 New Voices!

Sunset River '19 NC Watercolor Society Show thru Aug 14

Calabash Gallery to Host Prestigious Traveling Watercolor Exhibition Sunset River Marketplace in Calabash, NC has been selected to host the 2019 Watercolor Society of North Carolina Traveling Exhibition. The show will run from June 14 through August 14 with a public reception on Thursday evening, June 21 from 5 to 7 p.m. The exhibition consists of 30 paintings, which were chosen from the Watercolor Society of North Carolina annual show. There will also be three additional works recently selected from the organization’s permanent collection. The exhibition began its travels in Elizabeth City, NC; continuing to Williamston, NC; and New Bern, NC before arriving at Sunset River Marketplace in Calabash. Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be offered at the reception on June 21. Music will be provided by Celtic duo Gaelstorm. The local husband –and-wife act has been entertaining the Carolinas for over 20 years. About Sunset River Marketplace Sunset River Marketplace showcases work by approximately 150 North and South Carolina artists, and houses some 10,000 square feet of oils, acrylics, watercolors, pastels, mixed media, art glass, fabric art, pottery, sculpture, turned and carved wood and artisan-created jewelry. There are two onsite kilns and four wheels used by students in the ongoing pottery classes offered by the gallery. There are realistic and abstract art classes as well as workshops by nationally and regionally known artists. During select months, the gallery hosts Coffee With the Authors, a series of presentations by local and regional authors. This Summer, the gallery will also be hosting a number of “demo days,” during which artists will demonstrate how they work and answer questions. They will be posted on the Events tab on the gallery website. The gallery address is: 10283 Beach Drive SW, Calabash, NC 28467. Hours are Monday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. For more information, call 910.575.5999 or visit the website at www.sunsetrivermarketplace.com. Daily updates are available on the gallery’s Facebook and Instagram pages. About Watercolor Society of North Carolina Formed in 1972, Watercolor Society of North Carolina, Inc. (WSNC) is a professional nonprofit art organization. The purpose of WSNC is to strengthen and promote watercolor throughout the state. The group strives to do this by: elevating the standards of excellence in this medium, educating artists by hosting workshops by nationally recognized artists, sponsoring juried exhibitions, and involving the people of North Carolina in the arts. Website: www.ncwatercolor.com. About Gaelstorm Comprised of Tom and Liz Roberts, Gaelstorm is a foot-tapping fusion of Celtic, old time grass roots music. This talented duo has been entertaining the Carolinas for over 20 years. From beautiful vintage airs to high-energy reels, Gaelstorm creates an authentic vibe for every occasion. Instruments include guitar, mandolin, bass, violin, bouzouki, vocals, Irish whistle, hand drums and percussion. This enjoyable acoustic experience takes you on a journey from old Ireland to the Blue Ridge Mountains and many heartfelt places in between.

Sunset River Marketplace

Exhibition: Red Hot Summer June 13 – August 14 Monday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Red is the color of passion, adventure, heat and sunsets. Often an artist will use it for a spontaneous pop of color and sometimes a painting simply radiates red. This group show features work in acrylic, oil, pastel, and other media. Exhibition is free to the public. Sunset River Marketplace showcases work by approximately 150 North and South Carolina artists, and houses some 10,000 square feet of oils, acrylics, watercolors, pastels, mixed media, art glass, fabric art, pottery, sculpture, turned and carved wood and artisan-created jewelry. There are two onsite kilns and four wheels used by students in the ongoing pottery classes offered by the gallery. There are realistic and abstract art classes as well as workshops by nationally and regionally known artists. During select months, the gallery hosts Coffee With the Authors, a series of presentations by local and regional authors. The gallery address is: 10283 Beach Drive SW, Calabash, NC 28467. Hours are Monday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. For more information, call 910.575.5999 or visit the website at www.sunsetrivermarketplace.com. Daily updates are available on the gallery’s Facebook page.

Wm Miller Gallery thru Jun 4

The theme is Bikes & Cars - abstract, realism, storytelling Works of art - paintings, drawings, etchings, watercolors, photography, sculpture, installation, airbrushed, assemblage, and more. The show will run from May 16th through June 4th, 2019 Artists Reception Will Be During Friday, May 17th, 2019 Any Questions Contact William H. Miller whimdesigns@gmail.com or 214-632-2809 Cell ok to call or text 714 Main Street Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Cheryl Newby Gallery Father's Day Specials Thru Jun 15

Island Art Gallery

Upcoming Workshops If you are interested signing up for any of the following classes email us at islandartcoop@gmail.com Please sign up ahead----a deposit is required to reserve a spot. Painting with Betsy McDonald------Saturday, May 18th, 9 am-3 pm Come explore color as you paint along with Betsy. In this workshop we will concentrate on color mixing using just the primary colors plus white. Emphasis will be on composition, color and brushstroke technique. This class is appropriate for beginner through professional level artists. $90 -- betsymcdonaldart.com/ Create a Pawleys Island Seashell with jewelry artist Brenda Branson Saturday, May 25th, 2019, 10:00am-1:00pm In this 3 hour class you will learn to work with silver metal clay ---the shell can be used as a fine silver charm, worn as a necklace pendant or on a bracelet. Tools needed will be provided for class. $75-register by May 15th, 2019. www.brendabranson.com Ongoing Weekly Open Studio-- Kelly Atkinson-2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month,10 am-1 pm-----oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel --call ahead to reserve a spot as class size is limited ---Independent painting/group setting-$30/class www.studio94pawleys.com/ Jane Woodward---Thursdays 1 pm-4 pm--Oil Painting Studio Group This class is suitable for the beginner as well as advanced painter. --these are 6 week sessions-$180 for 6 classes --next session begins March 13th. fineartamerica.com/profiles/jane-woodward.html

The Grand Strand Art Trail stretches 60 miles from Calabash, NC to Georgetown, SC.  It unfortunately could not include all the galleries in the area but the ones listed are among the most active in terms of hours, exhibits, opening parties and classes.  This flyer can be picked up at the airport (MB Area Chamber of Commerce Welcome Center) and at all of the participating galleries and restaurants.