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    CRAFTS + TRADITIONAL ARTS

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    Toby Klein

    Presented by Aldridge Gardens at Aldridge Gardens, Hoover

    December 10, 2014 - January 29, 2015

    Meet mixed-media artist Toby Klein and get a first glance at her new exhibit at Aldridge Gardens.

    Like a kaleidoscope, Toby's contemporary art is created with a burst of color, symmetry of design and motion. Her goal is to intrigue each person by drawing the eye into the piece of art, while holding it there so they can see all of the intricate detail. In developing her style, she has always been ...more


    Fundamentals 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

    Glue Gun Gang: Inspiration Boards

    Presented by Hoover Public Library at Hoover Public Library, Hoover

    January 12, 2015

    Get inspired to stick to your New Year's resolutions by collaging your goals and dreams. Adults only. Reservations required as class size is very limited. Call 205-444-7840 to sign up....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 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

    Purl @ the Plaza

    Presented by Hoover Public Library at Hoover Public Library, Hoover

    February 14, 2015

    Let's celebrate Valentine's Day by crafting for a loved one!


    9th Annual Chinese New Year Festival

    Presented by Birmingham Chinese Festival Association

    February 14, 2015

    9th Annual Chinese New Year Festival to be held on Feb 14th1930 8th , 2015 11:00am - 2:30pm at Boutwell Auditorium.

    The Bimingham Chinese American community will be showcasing Chinese...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

    30th Alabama Clay Conference

    Presented by Alabama Clay Conference at Boutwell Municipal Auditorium , Birmingham

    February 26 - February 28, 2015

    The Alabama Craft Council is pleased to announce the 30th Alabama Clay Conference – ALCC 30 to be held in Birmingham February 26-28, 2015 at the Historic Boutwell Auditorium. Our ALCC...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

    Me & You & Paint & Glue

    Presented by ArtPlay and Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center at ArtPlay - UAB Alys Stephens Center Arts Education & Outreach Program, Birmingham

    January 17 - March 7, 2015

    Ages 2 – 3 years + Guardian

    Saturdays 10:00 am – 10:45 am

    January 17 - March 7

    Teaching Artist: Alley Bulka

    Cost: $120 for one child and...more

    Creative Wacky Wonders

    Presented by ArtPlay and Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center at ArtPlay - UAB Alys Stephens Center Arts Education & Outreach Program, Birmingham

    January 17 - March 7, 2015

    Ages 3 - 5

    January 17 – March 7

    Saturdays 9:00 – 9:45 am

    Teaching Artist: Alley Bulka

    Cost $120

    This mixed media art class with the Wacky Nanny...more

    Cottontail's Village Arts, Crafts, and Gifts Show

    Presented by Christmas Village Festival at Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) Arena and Exhibition Halls, Birmingham

    March 6 - March 8, 2015

    Are you looking for a one-of-a kind party dress for your little princess? Do you need a personalized Easter basket stuffed with candy, toys, and games? Or, are you shopping to update your home...more

    Comic, Character, Creation

    Presented by ArtPlay and Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center at ArtPlay - UAB Alys Stephens Center Arts Education & Outreach Program, Birmingham

    January 14 - March 18, 2015

    Ages 10 – 14

    January 14 – March 18

    Wednesdays 5:00 – 6:00 pm

    Teaching Artist: Andy Jordan

    Cost: $160

    Learn the basics of cartooning an...more

    Adventures in Visual Art, Section A

    Presented by ArtPlay and Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center at ArtPlay - UAB Alys Stephens Center Arts Education & Outreach Program, Birmingham

    January 15 - March 19, 2015

    Section A: Ages 7 – 11

    January 15 – March 19

    Thursdays 4:30 – 5:30 pm

    Teaching Artist: Carrie McGrann

    Cost: $170

    Students will experiment...more

    Adventures in Visual Art, Section B

    Presented by ArtPlay and Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center at ArtPlay - UAB Alys Stephens Center Arts Education & Outreach Program, Birmingham

    January 15 - March 19, 2015

    Section B: Ages 12 – 15

    January 15 – March 19

    Thursdays 5:30 – 6:30 pm

    Teaching Artist: Carrie McGrann

    Cost: $180

    Students will experiment...more

    Tannehill Trade Days

    Presented by Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park at Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park, McCalla

    March 21 - March 22, 2015

    The third weekend of each month, from March through November, shoppers and swappers come from far and near to Tannehill Trade Days in search of tools, clothing, jewelry, knives, furniture and...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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