The past year has been a devastating blow for many Birmingham creatives as theaters closed, shows were cancelled and art was put on hold. As we trudge into the next month of the pandemic, find out how you can keep your creativity afloat and how others can support you.Continue reading “How to get & give help in 2021 for Birmingham creatives, including grants”
In a year marked with sadness, All Things Bright and Beautiful seeks to celebrate the joy you can find even in the darkest of times. Learn about this stunning exhibition at the Birmingham Museum of Art (BMA) and why it serves an important purpose.Continue reading “5 stunning works you need to see from “All Things Bright and Beautiful” at the BMA”
The creative community suffered great loss in 2020, but the Verdant Fund provided a welcome relief to Alabama artists. The new initiative distributed $76,000 in emergency grants to creatives across the state affected by COVID-19. Learn more about how this impacted Birmingham and beyond, as well as future plans for the fund.Continue reading “New grant gives Alabama artists much-needed support through pandemic”
Join us on Thursday, December 3rd from 3pm-7pm to shop around for art and Christmas decor for yourself and loved ones. We will have artists that create jewelry, pottery, woodworking, leather, wall art, soaps, candles, & more! This is your one stop shop for locally made art this holiday season, so don’t miss out. This event is free to the public and we can’t wait to meet you at the Indian Springs Town Hall!
205 By Design
Bison Ridge Leather Company
Cathy Jo Wheeler Art
Lindsey Kelly Pottery
South and Main
*Parking is in the field to the left of the town hall building!
Art organizations are part of what makes Birmingham shine so bright, but they’re hurting the most during the era of COVID-19. Supporting our most creative in the Magic City doesn’t always look like a donation‚ although those definitely don’t hurt! Give back by attending events, taking a class, sharing their messages on social and more.Continue reading “A look into 5 Birmingham art organizations + how to get involved”
Liz Lane Gallery is proud to present a home market with a curated election of vendors that share our vision for a more beautiful, sustainable home and world!
Sweet Peas Garden Shop will be here for all your plant needs!
Clean Up Products for body care and kitchen ware to reduce your plastic.
Breaking Bread, local, handmade bagels and specialty breads.
Gachi Tea for ethically sourced organic teas.
Artist Kellie Newsome will also be live painting her bright, springy florals!
Sierra Club will also be present to share information about local environmental action and how to get involved!
November 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join Forstall Art Center for our 12th Annual Holiday Sip N Shop!! Phillip will grace us with his famous home cooking! We’ll be serving grits and mimosas in the morning and gumbo and beer in the afternoon. EVERYTHING WILL BE 40% OFF THAT DAY ONLY! We’ll have artists leading hands-on demos, give away raffles and more!
October 24, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Hosted by B Lynn of 95.7 Jamz!
The Mix is a space for creatives to come together and share varying perspectives and to connect artists and entrepreurs of any facet. We are working to redefine the creative community in Birmingham by curating nontraditional art shows and industry networking mixers to inspire, connect, inform and equip millenials with the tools they need to build sustainable brands. We curate each of our events to be uniquely catered toward highlighting millenial creatives.