Arts events in the Chattanooga area

Arts events in the Chattanooga area

August 26th, 2012 in Life Entertainment

ART IN THE GARDEN PARTY En plein air painters from the Civic Arts League will be painting in areas throughout Bethlehem Gardens, 423 Appaloosa Drive, in Dalton, Ga., from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15. Light refreshments will be served. Guests are invited to stroll the gardens and visit with the artists and master gardener. Paintings and plants will be available for purchase. Contacts: Ruby Sunday at 706-694-3487 and Jo Thomas at 423-580-2270.

ARTIST DEMONSTRATION See sculptor and painter Daud Akhriev in action during a live studio demo at Townsend Atelier, 201 W. Main St. Akhriev will conduct a drawing demonstration from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. Guests may bring a brown-bag dinner. Water, wine and soda will be provided. Cost is $25. Call 266-2716 for reservations.

TRANQUIL SPACE An exhibition showing works by area landscape designers, architects and visual artists that depict tranquil spaces, real or imaginary, is on view at the Jewish Cultural Center, 5461 North Terrace, through Sept. 14. 493-0270.