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Featured Artist: Betty Wentworth

Betty Wentworth is a plein air artist who is often inspired by her travels. We are thrilled to showcase her art at the Williamson County Library for July and August.

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Brown Bag Lunch and Learn is a great way to way to connect with artists, network and enjoy the teaching aspect of a particular art form. Make sure you come to our Friday, August 9, Lunch and Learn at Franklin Creative Studio, 1290 Columbia Pike, to learn Sumi-e with Luncy Cline. Sumi-e is the Japanese form of ink printing.
Bring your lunch! Doors open at 11:30, Talk and Demonstration from 12-1 pm, This event is free and open to the public for the month of August ONLY!

Third Annual Artist's Studio Tour planning is underway and will take place in November, 9-10, 2019. 

This is a ticketed event open to the public in which professional working artists open their studios to the public. This is a great opportunity to visit artists in our community and learn about their artwork. If you would like to be in the Studio Tour, please complete an application.

Visit studios on one or both days for one ticket price. Save $5 and get your ticket in advance!

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Brown Bag Lunch and Learn at New Location

Our speaker for August Lunch & Learn is Lucy Cline who will demonstrate Sumi-e, which is Japanese for black ink painting.  In Sumi-e the focus is on the beauty of each stroke of the brush. More detailed information as well as many examples can be found at Sumi-e Society of America.     Lucy will be bringing some inks and watercolors so if you would…

Art Opportunities Growing in Williamson County

In this post, I wanted to highlight some new art offerings for our community. First the Franklin Art Scene hosts the monthly Art Crawl. If you are interested in exhibiting your work, contact them for more details There is a new Franklin Creative Gallery & Boutique located at 1261 Columbia Ave. This gallery will add to what Gallery 202 and…

Hello WillCo!

Welcome to our newly update website! We have been working hard on making our site more user friendly and helpful to you the artist, arts educator, arts advocate, collector and community member. We want to be a resource for you on all things arts related and we want to serve as connector to the arts community. Let us know how…

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