The Featured Artist Exhibit, for January 2017, will display the artwork of local artists, the Legendary Gourd Group. The show will run from January 7th through January 25th. The Arts Center Gallery is open from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm, Wednesdays through Saturdays.
Legendary Gourds was formed by eight award winning artists whose intention is to network and share with the art world and its patrons the beauty and many uses of the gourd.
Gourds are one of the first cultivated plants and artifacts that have served many functions have been found intact from 12,000 years ago. Gourds have evolved from bowls, canteens, musical instruments, and even water wings to a multitude of uses and today are rapidly rising in reputation and appreciation as fine art.
Each gourd has a story to share.....please come and enjoy these stories with the artists.