PAINTINGS, POTTERY, SCULPTURES AND MORE FILL HISTORIC DOWNTOWN DAHLONEGA SQUARE

Local artists and craftsman showcase their work at the inaugural Dahlonega Art Walk

Ellis Peace Like a River
Ellis Peace Like a River
  • Ellis Peace Like a River
    Ellis Peace Like a River
    Ellis Peace Like a River
    Ellis Peace Like a River
  • Afternoon Retreat
    Afternoon Retreat
    Afternoon Retreat
    Afternoon Retreat
  • AJ Wolff and Oscar Rayneri
    AJ Wolff and Oscar Rayneri
    AJ Wolff and Oscar Rayneri
    AJ Wolff and Oscar Rayneri
  • North Georgia College & State University Spring 2012 Jack Anthony
    North Georgia College & State University Spring 2012 Jack Anthony
    North Georgia College & State University Spring 2012 Jack Anthony
    North Georgia College & State University Spring 2012 Jack Anthony

A number of local artists and craftsmen will showcase their artistic skills around the downtown Dahlonega Square on Saturday, May 5, 2012 beginning at 10:00 a.m. for the inaugural Dahlonega Art Walk. From the Art Market at the Cannery to the NGCSU’s campus self-guided sculpture tour to the displays in the downtown square, visitors can see collection paintings, pottery, sculptures, and everything in between. Hosted by the Chestatee Artists, Dahlonega Arts Council, and North Georgia College & State University Visual Art’s Department, visitors will be able to meet local artists and buy pieces at the Artists Market at the Cannery as well as shop in the downtown shops.

Visitors can begin the day with a self-guided tour of the NCGSU’s outdoor sculpture exhibit before seeing outdoor demonstrations in the downtown square from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Beginning the first weekend in May is the weekly Saturday Artist Market at the Cannery.

For more information please contact Jay Markwalter at jay@dahlonega.org or visit www.dahlonega.org.

Historic Downtown Dahlonega Square

Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center

13 South Park Street

Dahlonega, GA 30533

North Georgia College & State University 

Department of Visual Arts

202 West Main Hall
Dahlonega, GA 30597

Olde Cannery Arts Center  

61 Enota St.

Dahlonega, Georgia 30522