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311, 2017

Pray to Love Exhibit at Monthaven Nov.11-Jan.5

By |November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Arts & Antiques, Events|

HENDERSONVILLE - For most of her life, Sister Margarite Marie lived as a cloistered nun at a monastery in Southeastern France. It was a simple existence devoted to prayer and she owned nothing. Yet, she had it all - the love of her fellow nuns, a sense of spiritual purpose and contentment. Tennessee-based artist Anne Goetze has documented the life

311, 2017

Artist Spotlight: Julia Martin

By |November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Arts & Antiques, Blog, Events, Fine Art, Fine Art Events, People|

Photography by Connie Chornuk for Nashville Interiors When Julia Martin works on a piece, she doesn’t ever sketch or plan ahead. “I very much work intuitively,” she says. “To ‘finish’ is very much a visual balance that I have to reach, where I can put it down and walk away.” She has to reach a personal satisfaction with a piece

3010, 2017

Making a House a Home

By |October 30th, 2017|Categories: Arts & Antiques, Blog|

Gil Schafer III shares tips on creating homemade memories through design Gil Schafer III is one of the world’s leading experts on contemporary classical architecture. A member of Architectural Digest’s AD 100 and a winner of Veranda’s “Art of Design Award,” Schafer is also the author of the bestselling book “The Great American House” and the newly released “A Place to Call

2803, 2017

Fine Craft: 46th Annual Spring Tennessee Craft Fair at Centennial Park: May 5-7

By |March 28th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Events, Fine Art Events, Market|

NASHVILLE. The 46th Annual Spring Tennessee Craft Fair will be held May 5, 6, and 7 at Centennial Park. The premier craft festival in the Southeast draws attendees from across the nation. With the Parthenon as a backdrop, festival tents represent more than 200 fine craft artists. The event offers free admission and parking. Enjoy shopping, craft demonstrations, children's activities at

2703, 2017

The Refindery Spring Open House: April 1

By |March 27th, 2017|Categories: Art & Artifacts, Blog, Events, Market|

CHATTANOOGA. Visit The Refindery on McCallie to get your spring fever on. More than 50 merchants offer great finds for home and garden. The Spring Open house celebration will be held Saturday, April 1.  SPRING OPEN HOUSE  10 a.m. - 6 p.m.  Saturday, April 1, 2017  1300 McCallie Ave. Chattanooga (423) 697-1243   To learn more about The Refindery, enjoy our story

1403, 2017

Atelier Workshop: ‘Bad to the Bone’ Anatomy Study with Roberto Osti

By |March 14th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Events, Fine Art Events|

CHATTANOOGA. Townsend Atelier has a few openings for their popular 'Bad to the Bone' anatomy drawing workshop led by Roberto Osti. The Atelier workshop attracts participants from across the region. "Roberto is a master in his field and everyone who takes his anatomy workshops comes away with practical ways to improve their figurative art, regardless of the medium in which they work." —Peggy

2302, 2017

Portrait Painting Workshop with Felicia Forté

By |February 23rd, 2017|Categories: Blog, Events, Fine Art Events|

Portrait Painting with the Zorn Palette May 19-21 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Instructor: Felicia Forte Cost:  $485 All skill levels are welcome Sign up here. Location: Townsend Atelier 301 East 11th Street | Chattanooga, TN  37403 423-266-2712 CHATTANOOGA. In this three-day workshop at Townsend Atelier, Felicia Forté will teach Alla Prima painting, or wet-into-wet painting using the Zorn Palette. This palette

2811, 2016

Townsend Atelier Presents Circle Art Exhibit & Sale at Chattanooga’s Mainx24

By |November 28th, 2016|Categories: Art & Artifacts, Blog, Events, Fine Art Events, Market|

Artists featured: L to R: Row 1: Cindy Procious, Angela Cunningham; Row 2: Carrie Pendergrass, Candace McManus, Stan Townsend; Row 3: Lin Parker, Natasha Nashadka, Janis Wilkey; Row 4: Maggie Vandewalle, Robin Wellner, Ann Currey [gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"] CIRCLE | ART EXHIBITION & SALE original, small, & affordable artwork Saturday, December 3 during MainX24 9 am

2611, 2016

Revival of the Portrait: The New Narrative

By |November 26th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Fine Art|

Fine art brushes in the studio of James Courtenay James. Photo by Billy Weeks [gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"]Chattanooga. In a Snap Chat world where an image is here today and gone tomorrow, an investment in an heirloom portrait feels like the new counter culture. Once a standard investment found in any fine home, portraits quickly grew out

2906, 2016

Wayne White Fantasy-Scape Wallpaper now available from Flavor Paper

By |June 29th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Fine Art, Market, News|

[gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"]NEW YORK. Flavor Paper, an international maker of wallpaper designs, now features the award-winning line "Waynetopia," based on paintings by artist Wayne White. White was raised in Tennessee and maintains close ties to his family and community in Chattanooga.  "Waynetopia" imagery is based on White's fascination with 19th century scenic landscape painting which he describes as