Friday, August 20, 2010

Art Walk - August 19, 2010

What a great Art Walk last night! There was a party on the street with artists mingling, great food and live jazz music. Join us for next Third Thursday on September 16th from 5-8pm.

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

New Mixed Media Pieces on Display

I have 4 of my Acrylic Mixed Media Pieces at Art Central this month...Stop by the gallery during tomorrow night's Art Walk and see them for yourself!
"Charleston Textures" series
Helen K. Beacham

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Image for Flowertown Festival 2011

Artist Kathleen Wiley's oil painting of a white water lily has been selected as the image for the 2011 Flowertown Festival. Consistently ranked one of the Top 20 events in the Southeast by the Southeast Tourism Society, the Summerville Family YMCA Flowertown Festival has been a Summerville, South Carolina tradition since 1971. The three-day event features over 200 jury-selected artists from throughout the country who display their work for sale on the beautiful grounds of Azalea Park and on Main Street. Festival attendees also enjoy delicious foods from local restaurants at the Taste of the Town, fun activities and rides for children at the Children’s Jubilee and free admission and parking.
Save the date now! April 1, 2 and 3rd 2011.
Thank you for visiting!

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

August Featured Artist- Alexandra Kassing

The featured artist this month is Alexandra Kassing. Her newest works are oil paintings painted with a palette knife and inspired by her trip to Europe this summer. The paintings have vibrant, lively colors and a wonderful impasto texture. The first painting is a poppy field in Spain. Other scenes are from France and England.

Thank you for visiting!

Judy Jacobs Jewelry for Team in Training

Our very talented jeweler- Judy Jacobs is training for a half marathon to raise awareness and money for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. During the month of August Judy will be donating 100% of her sales from Art Central Gallery in Summerville and Courtyard Gallery in Charleston. Visit her page @ for more details.