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    • 20 Sep 2021
    • 10:00 AM
    • 20 Oct 2021
    • 2:00 PM

    Art belongs where it can be seen and enjoyed.  For this reason, Caswell Council for the Arts will be offering approximately 30 pieces from our private collection, as well as a few donated pieces, to the community via silent auction.  These works have been collected by Caswell Arts over the years, and we would like for you to help us find them a good home.  The auction will include artwork by Russel Watlington, Robert Marsh, Charles Parker Boggs, Sayed Rawi, James Shell, and many more.  

    The Auction will take place online, but artwork can be viewed in person at the Lee Fowlkes Gallery at 125 Main St. Yanceyville, NC. 

    Bidding begins Sept. 20th at 10 am and concludes Oct. 20th at 2 pm. Artwork will be available for bids at www.trellis.org/give-art-a-home/auction .  

    Online -preview available at CaswellArts.org.

    In person - artwork can be previewed at:

    Caswell Arts

    125 Main St, Yanceyville, NC

    Hours: M, W, F - 10 am to 2 pm

    2nd Saturday of each month 10 am - 2 pm

    All proceeds from the sale of the artwork will support  the Caswell Council for the Arts, a 501C3 non-profit organization, in their mission to enrich and promote the arts in Caswell County and surrounding areas. 

    • 13 Nov 2021
    • 10:00 AM
    • 11 Dec 2021
    • 2:00 PM
    • Lee Fowlkes Gallery 125 Main St. Yanceyville, NC
    Registration is closed

    The Caswell Council for the Arts is pleased to announce our 40th Juried Art Show. We are currently seeking entrants: adult artists (18 and older) through North Carolina and Virginia are invited to enter the show.  

    Calendar of Events:

    Oct. 1st - submission deadline - all digital entries must be received
    Oct. 11th - submitting artists will be notified regarding acceptance into the show
    Oct. 29 - deadline to deliver accepted pieces to Caswell Arts
    Nov. 13 - reception 11am - 1pm,  Awards ceremony 12pm; gallery open 10am - 2pm
    Dec. 11 - Juried show exhibit ends

    For more details and guidelines, a full prospectus is available on our website

    Awards: 

    The show will be juried by Jimmy Craig Womble.  The following awards will be made:

    Best in show (1st place): $350 plus the opportunity to exhibit in a solo show or group show (winner's choice) in June of our 2021 season 
    Second Place: $250
    Third Place: $150
    Best Piece by a Caswell County Native or Resident: $100

    Entries are limited to two-dimensional work.  Size should not exceed 24 inches in width and 36 inches in height.  Photography is not accepted for this show.  Any digital art submissions must be completely original or significantly enhanced, altered, and/or manipulated beyond the scope of a photographic image.  

    Entry Fee:

    Current members of the Caswell Council for the Arts: $20 per artists for a maximum of two pieces submitted.  

    Non-members: $30 per artist for a maximum of two pieces submitted.

    Payment may be made online during the registration process.

    All preliminary entries will be digital.  You may submit one overall photo and an optional detail photo for each piece you are submitting. 

    Entries will be notified regarding acceptance on October 11. 

    Accepted pieces must be physically delivered or shipped to the Caswell Council for the Arts,  125 Main Street in Yanceyville, NC 27379.  The deadline for delivery is October 29, 2021.   

    NOTICE:

    Shipped pieces MUST be delivered to Caswell Arts in a reusable container with pre-paid shipping costs to and from Caswell Arts, PO Box 689, Yanceyville, NC 

    Reception: 

    A reception featuring all works accepted into the show will take place from 11 am to 1pm on November 13, 2021.  The awards presentation will take place at noon.  The gallery will be open in conjunction with Yanceyville's Second Saturday and will be open from 10 am - 2 pm.

    All accepted works will remain on exhibit until December 11.  

Past events

9 Oct 2021 Second Saturday in Downtown Yanceyville
11 Sep 2021 Second Saturday in Downtown Yanceyville
14 Aug 2021 Second Saturday in Downtown Yanceyville
10 Jul 2021 Second Saturday in Downtown Yanceyville
18 Jun 2021 Caswell Council for the Arts Annual Members Meeting
17 Jun 2021 Mickey Mills Steel Band Drummer at Farmer's Market
14 Jun 2021 Board Elections
12 Jun 2021 Second Saturday in Downtown Yanceyville
12 Jun 2021 Cultural Connections Exhibit Opening- Meet the Artists
12 Jun 2021 Cultural Connections the Art of Pinkie Strother & Stroria Strother-Davis
10 Jun 2021 Mickey Mills Steel Band Drummer at Farmer's Market
6 May 2021 Mickey Mills Steel Band Drummer at Farmer's Market
23 Apr 2021 Caswell County Student Art Show
23 Apr 2021 PCC Student Virtual Art Show
17 Oct 2020 CANCELLED: Outdoor Fall Market Rummage Sale
27 Aug 2020 Benefit Rummage Sale - Postponed Again...
25 Aug 2020 Benefit Rummage Sale - Postponed Again...
20 Aug 2020 Benefit Rummage Sale - Postponed Again...
18 Aug 2020 Benefit Rummage Sale - Postponed Again...
15 Jun 2020 A Sense of Place
29 Apr 2020 CANCELLED - 41st Caswell County Student Art Show
2 Apr 2020 POSTPONED - PIX - A Digital Art Show: Opening Reception
2 Apr 2020 POSTPONED - PIX - Digital Art Show April 2 - May 22
31 Mar 2020 POSTPONED - Jewelry Beading Basics
21 Mar 2020 POSTPONED: Spring Market '20 Rummage Sale & Silent Auction
20 Mar 2020 POSTPONED: Spring Market Members Shop Early
29 Jan 2020 Jewelry Beading Basics
6 Dec 2019 Holiday Artisan Market - Outdoors on the Street
6 Dec 2019 Holiday Artisan Market - Inside of the Gallery
14 Nov 2019 Hansel and Gretel: Youth Performance Series
8 Nov 2019 Veterans' Art Exhibit Opening Reception
8 Nov 2019 Veterans Art Exhibit
24 Oct 2019 The True Story of the Three Little Pigs
12 Oct 2019 Cancelled: Let's Paint Halloween for Kids!
4 Oct 2019 Art in Bloom Showcase
3 Oct 2019 Flower Arranging Class
29 Sep 2019 Paint Class and your Wine Glass
8 Sep 2019 39th Juried Art Show Sept. 8 - Oct. 18th
8 Sep 2019 2019 Juried Art Show Opening Reception and Award Ceremony
2 Aug 2019 First Friday Reception Gail Craddock and James White: Different Approaches to Artistic Expression
25 Jul 2019 Gail Craddock and James White; Different Approaches to Artistic Expression
22 Jun 2019 42nd Annual Members' Meeting, Dinner & Awards Program
15 Jun 2019 Let's Paint for Kids!
7 Jun 2019 Caswell Arts Members' Show Opening Reception
7 Jun 2019 Caswell Arts Members' Show
18 May 2019 Southern Roots Festival
18 May 2019 Southern Roots Festival Artist and Crafters' Market
18 May 2019 Southern Roots Festival Antique Market
13 May 2019 Caswell County Student Art Show May 13th - June 3rd
13 May 2019 Caswell County Student Art Reception
4 May 2019 Self-Publishing for Everyone!
3 May 2019 PHOCUS: The Art of Photography - Opening Reception - May 2019
3 May 2019 PHOCUS: The Art of Photography Gallery Exhibit
27 Apr 2019 Caswell Spring Market April 27 & 28
29 Mar 2019 Open Mic Night
22 Mar 2019 The Velveteen Rabbit by Bright Stars Touring Theater
14 Mar 2019 Landscapes by Jim Jennings and Brenda Brokaw Opening Reception
14 Mar 2019 Landscapes by Jim Jennings and Brenda Brokaw Mar. 14 - Apr. 11
10 Feb 2019 Paint Class and your Wine Glass
7 Feb 2019 When Colors Dance...Chrystal Hardt Opening Reception
7 Feb 2019 Chrystal Hardt Gallery Exhibit Feb. 7 - Mar. 7th
30 Jan 2019 Gather 'n' Steam
17 Jan 2019 Creating a Flip Cup Masterpiece - January 2019
8 Jan 2019 CCFTA Private Collection Exhibit
30 Nov 2018 Holiday Artisan Market
28 Nov 2018 Member's Tea
15 Nov 2018 Paul Minnis: Through the Years - Opening Reception
15 Nov 2018 Paul Minnis: Through the Years Nov. 15 - Dec. 18
1 Nov 2018 Artist Application to Teach Classes
25 Oct 2018 The Wizard of Oz
21 Oct 2018 Paint Class and your Wine Glass
18 Oct 2018 Opening Reception - Senior Art Show and Stories of the Middle Border
12 Oct 2018 Senior Art Show Oct. 12 - Nov. 8
12 Oct 2018 Stories of the Middle Border Oct. 12- Nov 8th
19 Sep 2018 Silk Scarf Painting
9 Sep 2018 Juried Art Show Opening Reception
9 Sep 2018 Juried Art Show Sept. 9 - Oct. 4th
2 Aug 2018 Danville Art League Opening Reception
2 Aug 2018 Danville Art League Group Show Aug 2-Aug 31st
20 Jun 2018 Father and Daughter Show June 20 - July 26
20 Jun 2018 Father and Daughter Exhibit Opening Reception
16 Jun 2018 Annual Members Dinner and Awards Program
1 Jun 2018 First Friday Reception at the Lee Fowlkes Gallery
30 May 2018 Photography as Art - a presentation & discussion with Donna Wesley Spencer
30 May 2018 Application to exhibit at Lee Fowlkes Gallery in 2019
17 May 2018 Photo Exhibit: May 17 - June 14th
17 May 2018 Photo Exhibit Opening Reception
5 May 2018 "Southern Roots" Gospel Music Showcase
3 May 2018 Caswell County Student Art Show Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony
3 May 2018 Caswell County Student Art Show May 3rd - May 31st
12 Apr 2018 Piedmont Community College Digital Effects and Animation Opening Reception
12 Apr 2018 Piedmont Community College Digital Effects and Animation Gallery Exhibit Apr 12 - May 10
7 Apr 2018 Caswell Spring Market April 7 & 8
11 Mar 2018 Paint Class and Your Wine Glass
22 Feb 2018 Topper Maxey Art Exhibit Feb. 22 - Mar. 22
22 Feb 2018 Topper Maxey Art Exhibit Opening Reception
10 Jan 2018 Caswell Council for the Arts Private Collection Exhibit
5 Jan 2018 Submission from 3D artists to display in gallery
17 Dec 2017 Caswell Writer's Showcase
14 Dec 2017 Youth Series 12:30PM Performance "A Christmas Carol"
14 Dec 2017 Youth Series 10:00 AM Performance "A Christmas Carol" SOLD OUT
1 Dec 2017 Holiday Artisan Market
28 Nov 2017 Pat Ewalt, Yancey Smith, & Jean Fitzgerald Art Exhibit Nov 28 - Jan 4
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