Southern Piedmont Woodturners will be exhibiting their work at ClearWater Artist Studios with the “Artistry in Woodturning” exhibit, which will be on display July 30 through Aug. 27.
The exhibit will be on display in the main gallery at ClearWater Artist Studios, Crowell Drive NW, 28025 in Concord.
The Opening Reception for “Artistry in Woodturning” is 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 30. At 2 p.m. that same day there will be an Artist Talk discussion by Charles Farrar, noted local artist and curator of the current show, “Shaping the Vessel,” at the Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Culture + Art.
“Artistry in Woodturning” will feature 60-some turned works by members of the Southern Piedmont Woodturners.
The Southern Piedmont Woodturners Studio and the ClearWater Gallery will be open each Saturday in August, 11a.m. to 4 p.m. and feature turning demonstrations.
Also, on Aug. 13 ClearWater Artist Studios will be feature their 2nd Saturday Open Studios series which will have other resident artists at ClearWater participate in the open studio series. There are 16 total resident artists and artists will have studios open while they work and be available for questions. The 2nd Saturday Open Studios series will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 13.
The Southern Piedmont Woodturners, Inc., whose club is housed at ClearWater Artist Studios is well-known within the community. The organization works with local schools, Hospice, 4-H and Boy Scouts, introducing and teaching this art form.