The Gallery at Studio B
Thursday October 4, 5:30-7:30pm
Studio B in Weaverville presents an exhibition of recent Southeastern landscape paintings by Brennen McElhaney. The exhibition will continue through November 10.
Friday October 5, 6-9pm
This month’s artist at the Asheville Area Arts Council’s ARTery is Tami Beldue, a portrait artist who captures subtle gestures and postures in graphite. The exhibition runs through October 30.
Dia De Los Muertos
Friday October 5, 7-9pm
This group show will feature many brightly colored skulls in honor of the departed. There will also be live music, face painting, palm reading, and free beer and refreshments.
A Wrinkle In Time: Graphic Novel Book Signing and Student Art Contest
Spellbound Children’s Bookshop
Saturday October 6, 1:00pm
Asheville native Hope Larson will be signing her graphic novel adaptation of Madeleine L’Engle’s classic novel. Winners will be announced for the student art contest, with works by local students in grades 4-8.
Biltmore Lake Art And Craft Festival
Saturday October 6, 10am-4pm
The sixth annual Art and Craft Festival will feature arts and crafts in a variety of areas, including painting, ceramics, wood, fabric, fiber, metal, photography, and more.
Asheville Art In The Park
Pack Square Park
October 6, 13, and 20, 10am-6pm
Asheville Art In The Park wraps up this month, with local and national artists displaying their work in Pack Square Park on three consecutive Saturdays in October.
River Arts District
Saturday October 13
Join the artists of the River Arts District the second Saturday of each month for a day of artist demonstrations, classes, open studios and fun.
East Of Asheville Studio Tour
October 13-14, 10am-6pm
Artists of East Asheville, Swannanoa, Black Mountain and Fairview invite you to visit their studios.
City Of 1000 Easels
Sunday October 14, 3-6pm
A self-guided walking tour of downtown Asheville where visual artists working in any media are invited to create work live in front of an audience of passers-by.
Craft Fair Of The Southern Highlands
US Cellular Center
Over 200 craftspeople fill the two levels of the center selling their works of clay, fiber, glass, leather, metal, mixed media, natural materials, paper, wood and jewelry.
Lynn Boggess – New Work
The Haen Gallery
Sat October 20, 5:30pm
The Haen Gallery hosts an exhibition of new plein air landscapes by local artist Lynn Boggess.
Weaverville Art Safari
A free, self-guided tour of artists’ home studios in the scenic area surrounding the villages of Weaverville and Barnardsville, NC.
Appalachian Pastel Society National Juried Exhibition
The Asheville School
Tuesday October 30, 5-7pm
The Appalachian Pastel Society (APS) presents the 2012 APS National Juried Exhibition from October 18 through December 14 at The Asheville School’s Crawford Art Gallery in Asheville, NC, with the Awards Reception on October 30 from 5 to 7 pm.