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    Birmingham Art Crawl

    Presented by Birmingham Art Crawl at Birmingham Historic Loft District, Birmingham

    December 4, 2014

    The Birmingham Art Crawl is a monthly happenning bringing people to the cultural and historical Central City area and showcases Birmingham’s deep and energetic pool of creative talent. Art Crawl is the first Thursday of every month from 5:00 - 9:00 pm, rain or shine. Venues stretch across Central City of downtown Birmingham including galleries, restaurants and bars, downtown businesses and more. Art Crawl ...more


    Christmas Tree Mixed Media on Canvas

    Presented by Tangled Stones at Artists on the Bluff, Hoover

    December 6, 2014

    In this one day workshop we will use mixed media to create a 12 x 16 canvas. We will begin by making a paper collage tree and will add beads, metal pieces and more paper for decoration! Ages 12 +,...more

    Birmingham’s Fourth Annual Weihnachtsmarkt (Christmas Market)

    Presented by FDSK German Culture Club

    December 6, 2014

    Now accepting applications for musical talents and FDSK membership. FDSK presents proudly presents Birmingham’s Fourth Annual Weihnachtsmarkt (Christmas Market). German food & beer,...more

    Inaugural Cold Weather SEWcial!

    Presented by Disability Rights & Resources

    November 19 - December 6, 2014

    Disability Rights & Resources' first annual Cold Weather SEWcial is coming up Saturday, December 6!

    Last year, DRR served over 130 homeless individuals, and this year we are...more

    Flameworks 2014: a group show of art for the holidays

    Presented by Flameworks at Kevin Irwin's Studio, Birmingham

    December 5 - December 7, 2014

    This is the fifth gathering of artist at Kevin Irwin’s cool downtown studio. The weekend show brings together twelve artist this year including Kevin Irwin, Melanie Colvin, Sarah Conklin,...more

    Rustically Regal Holiday Home Tour

    Presented by West Jefferson County Historical Society

    December 7, 2014

    Before Downton Abbey’s Granthams and Crawleys there were Alabama’s Sadlers, Owens and McAdorys. Although not as wealthy, they were just as influential. Come discover the rustic,...more

    Christmas on the Bluff - Open House at Artists on the Bluff

    Presented by Artists on the Bluff at Artists on the Bluff, Hoover

    December 11, 2014

    Christmas on the Bluff! Artists on the Bluff Holiday Open House. Come meet the artists and see what all we do at Artists on the Bluff! Our 11 different artists work with everything from several...more

    Pepper Place Saturday Market

    Presented by Pepper Place Saturday Market at Pepper Place, Birmingham

    April 12 - December 13, 2014

    Pepper Place Market brings the best Alabama growers, food producers and artisans to Birmingham each week. April to December. Weekly Musicians and Chef Demonstrations.


    Purl @ the Plaza

    Presented by Hoover Public Library at Hoover Public Library, Hoover

    December 13, 2014

    Finish old projects before the new year! Come and knit, crochet or embroider with your fellow fiber enthusiasists! 


    Mixed Media Workshop - Steam Punk Theme

    Presented by Tangled Stones at Artists on the Bluff, Hoover

    December 13, 2014

    In this one day workshop we will use mixed media to create a 12" x 12" canvas with a Steam Punk theme! We will throw in a little stenciling, radio tubes and assorted other items to...more

    Blue Light Special Art Show

    Presented by Cahaba Clayworks and Cahaba Clayworks at Cahaba Clayworks and Earthborn Studios, Leeds

    December 13 - December 14, 2014

    Celebrating its 26th anniversary, this unique event embraces the imperfect or flawed ‘seconds’ that never see the light of commerce, as well as the best each artist has to offer....more

    Basic and Intermediate Blacksmithing

    Presented by Sloss Metal Arts and Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark, Birmingham

    December 13 - December 14, 2014

    In this workshop you'll learn to move between the fire, hammer, and anvil. Using basic blacksmithing tools, you'll learn the techniques used to manipulate steel. Students can expect to...more

    Iron & Bronze Casting: Artist Open Studio

    Presented by Sloss Metal Arts and Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark, Birmingham

    December 12 - December 14, 2014

    Artist Open Studios are for artists and others who have some experience casting iron. Participants must attend all three days. Bronze will be cast on Saturday only. Participants are limited to a...more

    Throwing 101

    Presented by MAKEbhm at MAKEbhm, Birmingham

    October 26 - December 14, 2014

    Join us for a fun, laid back introduction to ceramics and the potters wheel. Class size is kept small, giving you one-on-one time with our skilled instructor. The class is suitable for all skill...more

    Wednesday Night Studio Night

    Presented by PaperWorkers Local

    June 25 - December 17, 2014

    Every Wednesday night Paperworkers Local will be hosting an Open Studio for making art, discussing art, group projects and generally building community. Occasionally we might even take a field...more

    Dance Africa Birmingham

    Presented by Nathifa Dance Company

    October 11 - December 20, 2014

    Dance Africa Birmingham 2014 fall project will start in October and run through December. The classes will cover a variety of African dances and the history associated with the dances. The classes...more

    Birmingham Art Crawl

    Presented by Birmingham Art Crawl at Birmingham Historic Loft District, Birmingham

    January 1, 2015

    The Birmingham Art Crawl is a monthly happenning bringing people to the cultural and historical Central City area and showcases Birmingham’s deep and energetic pool of creative talent. Art...more

    Purl @ the Plaza with Knitting Lessons

    Presented by Hoover Public Library at Hoover Public Library, Hoover

    January 10, 2015

    New year, new projects! Bring your yarn to knit, crochet or embroider.

    FREE knitting lessons for beginners from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Call 205-444-7821 to register as class size is...more

    Fundatmentals of Mold Making with John Rodgers

    Presented by Shelby County Arts Council at Shelby County Arts Council Gallery, Columbiana

    January 10, 2015

    Fundamentals of Moldmaking with John Rodgers

    *A One Day short course on mold making with application to pottery and slipcast ceramics.
    *Includes tools of the trade, materials and...more

    BUILD! THROW! FIRE! Tuesday Morning Adult Pottery

    Presented by Shelby County Arts Council at Shelby County Arts Council Gallery, Columbiana

    January 6 - February 3, 2015

    Pottery: Beginning Free-Form Pottery with Amy Pickens • Create Unique handbuilt pottery serving pieces!
    • Beginning handbuilding class designed to develop skills in the art of...more

    Pottery Workshop: Creating Pottery Sculptures with Nelson Grice

    Presented by Shelby County Arts Council at Shelby County Arts Council Gallery, Columbiana

    January 13 - February 3, 2015

    Professional Potter - Nelson Grice - Will lead the class through the process of transferring clay into a work of art.

    Visit his website:...more

    Birmingham Art Crawl

    Presented by Birmingham Art Crawl at Birmingham Historic Loft District, Birmingham

    February 5, 2015

    The Birmingham Art Crawl is a monthly happenning bringing people to the cultural and historical Central City area and showcases Birmingham’s deep and energetic pool of creative talent. Art...more

    Heart 2 HeART

    Presented by aTeam Ministries

    February 7, 2015

    aTeam’s Heart 2 HeART program supports children with pediatric cancer by pairing them with well known and talented professional artists in an effort to celebrate and inspire them. By being...more

    Riverchase Loves Artists

    Presented by Riverchase Women's Club and Riverchase Women's Club at Riverchase Country Club, Hoover

    February 7, 2015

    Riverchase Loves Artists 9th annual popular indoor art show.  Feb, 7, 2015 from, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Riverchase Country Club, 2000 Club Rd., Hoover, AL.  Admission is...more

    Pottery: Beginning Free-Form Pottery with Amy Pickens

    Presented by Shelby County Arts Council at Shelby County Arts Council Gallery, Columbiana

    January 6 - February 10, 2015

    Make a unique hand-built vessel your very first class! Work with clay and learn the techniquesof  hand building. Develop and improve skills and become more accomplished in the art...more

    Fine Folk Art Gallery Exhibit

    Presented by Shelby County Arts Council at Shelby County Arts Council Gallery, Columbiana

    January 16 - February 20, 2015

    The Shelby County Arts Council announces our January art exhibit: Fine Folk Art. Much like the title suggests, these artists from all over come together in their mutual love of Folk art. Fine Folk...more

    Birmingham Art Crawl

    Presented by Birmingham Art Crawl at Birmingham Historic Loft District, Birmingham

    March 5, 2015

    The Birmingham Art Crawl is a monthly happenning bringing people to the cultural and historical Central City area and showcases Birmingham’s deep and energetic pool of creative talent. Art...more

    Birmingham Art Crawl

    Presented by Birmingham Art Crawl at Birmingham Historic Loft District, Birmingham

    April 2, 2015

    The Birmingham Art Crawl is a monthly happenning bringing people to the cultural and historical Central City area and showcases Birmingham’s deep and energetic pool of creative talent. Art...more

    Gardendale Magnolia Festival

    Presented by Gardendale Magnolia Festival at Gardendale Civic Center, Gardendale

    April 24 - April 25, 2015

    Featured on Food Network and Cooking Channel! Voted Birmingham Parent magazine’s Family Favorite Fair/Festival 2014. 205-514-6799. The Total Family...more

    NeedleWorks

    Presented by Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest at Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest, Vestavia Hills

    November 7, 2014 - May 1, 2015

    Love to knit, cross-stitch, or crochet? All levels of expertise are welcome - learn from and inspire each other! Bring your own supplies and we supply the snacks. 1st Fridays. 1:00 pm - 2:00...more

    Birmingham Art Crawl

    Presented by Birmingham Art Crawl at Birmingham Historic Loft District, Birmingham

    May 7, 2015

    The Birmingham Art Crawl is a monthly happenning bringing people to the cultural and historical Central City area and showcases Birmingham’s deep and energetic pool of creative talent. Art...more

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