12 11, 2019

Artist Spotlight: Handmade Studio

2019-11-12T05:05:16-07:00

Special dinnerware made for intimate, everyday meals By Hollie Deese Being an artist runs in Morgan Williamson’s blood. Growing up, she watched her mother build a business doing faux finishing and murals in homes in Texas, and as a girl Williamson would work right alongside her, soaking in what it meant to be an entrepreneur artist. “She was a

Artist Spotlight: Handmade Studio2019-11-12T05:05:16-07:00
29 10, 2019

Merry Vintage Christmas

2019-10-29T08:27:33-07:00

Old keepsakes make new memories By Hollie Deese Photography by Pamela Monaghan Though many people look forward to Christmas as a way to deck the halls in a new winter theme each year, others can’t wait to pull out the same ornaments they hung on the tree as a kid, soaking in every last holiday memory. Originally from Macon

Merry Vintage Christmas2019-10-29T08:27:33-07:00
10 10, 2019

The Storied South – Art Meets Literature

2019-10-10T03:45:02-07:00

Southern artists on display at The Arts Company The Arts Company presents an exhibition celebrating art and literature, with a distinctly Southern narrative, now through October 24. The Storied South exhibition highlights the visual splendor of the region as seen through the eyes and imagination of three southern artists – Johnny Nelson, Charles Keiger and Ke Francis. The exhibition

The Storied South – Art Meets Literature2019-10-10T03:45:02-07:00
8 10, 2019

Challenging Misconceptions

2019-10-08T04:20:49-07:00

Photographer Anouk Krantz comes to Nashville for Artclectic By Hollie Deese Photographer Anouk Krantz was raised in France by a Dutch mom. She lives in New York and travels to remote areas of the world for work, but she has yet to make it to Nashville. That will change when she speaks at this year’s Artclectic — the annual

Challenging Misconceptions2019-10-08T04:20:49-07:00
26 08, 2019

Artist Spotlight: Elizabeth Summar

2019-08-26T05:23:02-07:00

Liz’s Barn Quilts offers a fun, joyful alternative to ordinary design By Olivia McClure For Elizabeth Summar, the road trips she took up and down the East Coast growing up proved to be more than just a summertime diversion. In truth, it was during these car rides with her mother that Summar was first introduced to barn quilts —

Artist Spotlight: Elizabeth Summar2019-08-26T05:23:02-07:00
26 07, 2019

Artist Spotlight: Mark Hobley

2019-07-26T04:54:35-07:00

Travel South: Outside artist moves from Venice Beach to Hendersonville By Hollie Deese Photography by Julia Steele Despite his vintage Western vibe, Mark Hobley doesn’t exactly look like he’s from around here. But if you’ve never met him before, and he says that you’ll know who he is you see him, believe him. Though he has been creative since

Artist Spotlight: Mark Hobley2019-07-26T04:54:35-07:00
25 07, 2019

An Artist’s Retreat

2019-07-25T06:29:28-07:00

When he’s not in studio, Ed Nash makes the most of his family time By Hollie Deese Photography by William DeShazer The work of artist Ed Nash graces the walls of some of the toniest homes in Nashville, plus prestigious new builds like the Hilton in Green Hills. But before his art was everywhere, the Letchworth Garden City, England,

An Artist’s Retreat2019-07-25T06:29:28-07:00
11 06, 2019

45th American Artisan Festival at Centennial Park

2019-06-28T09:40:28-07:00

By Hollie Deese Photo by Theodore Lillie This Father's Day weekend, June 14-16, more than 100 handmade art vendors, local food and drink trucks will be present at Centennial Park for the 45th Annual American Artisan Festival. Festival director and Nashville-native, Samantha Saturn moved back to Music City from NYC after 20 years to revive the festival as a

45th American Artisan Festival at Centennial Park2019-06-28T09:40:28-07:00
4 06, 2019

EClan Designs aims to connect art with designers

2019-06-04T05:13:45-07:00

Sometimes it takes an introduction, and that is what Lisa Oppenheimer hopes to do as EClan Design’s new sales and marketing director, connecting the art of folding screens and room dividers with interior designers, artisans and curated stores throughout the Southeast. "As a long-time art enthusiast, it is exciting seeing how art and the perfectly curated piece can make a

EClan Designs aims to connect art with designers2019-06-04T05:13:45-07:00