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Fundraiser for Athens United Immigration Support Project (AUISP)

August 1 - August 31
Free

Throught the month of August, Casa Nueve will graciously donate all tips to support the Athens United Immigration Support Project (AUISP). https://auisp.org/

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#A180 Pottery I

August 1 - September 15
Dairy Barn Arts Center, 8000 Dairy Lane
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Several pieces of colorful pottery are pictured at the bottom of a kiln.

Join Quinn Schmalenberg, Thursdays (Sept. 15-Nov. 3) from 10:00am-12:00pm, for #A180 Pottery I. This class is a great opportunity to start your journey into functional ceramics. The potter’s wheel is a useful tool with a long history. In this class you will learn all the fundamentals of throwing pottery, from preparing the clay to glazing... Read More

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#A181 Handbuilding with Clay

August 1 - September 22
The Dairy Barn Arts Center, 8000 Dairy Lane
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Unpainted white clay pieces are clustered together. They are on a white tabletop.

Join Hillary Gattian, on Thursdays (Sept. 22-Nov. 10) from 2:00pm-4:00pm, for #A181 Handbuilding with Clay. Clay is fabulously versatile and can facilitate all kinds of self-expression. This class serves as a great introduction to the material. The techniques demonstrated are flexible for students interested in either (or both!) functional and sculptural forms. This eight-week class... Read More

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#A182 Pottery II: Garden Pots

August 1 - September 27
The Dairy Barn Arts Center, 8000 Dairy Lane
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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A cylindrical garden pot that is textured elaborately, and has a green plant planted in it. The background is the interior of a wooded area.

Join Margaret Gustafan, on Tuesdays (Sept. 27-Nov. 15) from 5:30pm-7:30pm, for #A182 Pottery II: Garden Pots. This class teaches wheel throwing and soft slab construction methods, along with carving and stamping techniques to create durable ceramic vessels and sculptures for the garden. Participants will explore surface design using additive and subtractive processes, in addition to... Read More

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#A183 Drawing

August 1 - September 15
The Dairy Barn Arts Center, 8000 Dairy Lane
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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A black and white graphite drawing of a round fruit, a small cup, and a small bowl on top of a piece of softly folding fabric.

Join Erica Magnus, on Thursdays (Sept. 15-Nov. 3) from 5:30pm-7:30pm, for #A183 Drawing. For adults and teens age 16 and older This class is designed especially for those who want to learn: – How original drawings are created “from scratch” – How to apply basic and essential drawing techniques to their drawings – How to... Read More

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#A184 Painting

August 1 - September 16
The Dairy Barn Arts Center, 8000 Dairy Lane
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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A painting of a brown bowl with a white substance in it next to a plate of oranges, all laid out on a blue cloth against a yellow wall.

Join Erica Magnus, Fridays (Sept. 16-Nov. 4) from 12:30pm-3:00pm, for #A184 Painting. For Adults and Teens 16 and older This class is for all students interested in advancing their painting skills and is intended for any skill level and experience. Beginners and more experienced painters alike benefit from class exercises and in-class personal instruction designed... Read More

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#A185 Altered Books

August 1 - September 20
The Dairy Barn Arts Center, 8000 Dairy Lane
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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An image of a book whose binding has been undone and artistically altered. There is a winding countryside image, with fields and a winding river.

Join Hillary Gattian, on Tuesdays (Sept. 20-Nov. 8) from 5:30pm-7:30pm, for #A185 Altered Books. Books become both sketchbook and canvas. Free from the intimidation of a blank white page, you will explore conceptual ideas through a variety of techniques and media. Class includes preparation of the books for alteration and versatile methods to work into... Read More

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Athens United Immigrant Support Project Fundraiser at Casa Nueva

August 2 - August 31
Casa Nueva, 6 W State St
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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Free

The goal of the Athens United Immigrant Support Project https://auisp.org/  is to strengthen the local action network for sharing tangible resources in the fight for immigrant rights. For the month of August, Casa Nueva is graciously donating all tips to the AUISP. Please patronize Casa, enjoy delicious food and drinks, and support our critical local... Read More

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Ongoing

ATHENS ART MARKET

June 4 @ 9:00 am - December 17 @ 12:00 pm
The logo for the Athens Art Guild, white text layered on a colorful graphic of a hand.

Athens Art Market at the Farmers Market is presented by Athens Art Guild every Saturday 9am- noon April through December.   You’ll find a varying array of local curated art including woodworking, pottery, paintings and prints, glassware, jewelry, fiber arts and furniture to name a few.

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Relief Shipment for Ukraine

July 2 @ 12:00 pm - September 30 @ 5:00 pm
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Under the misc. category and running every week or as often as possible: -Relief Shipment for Ukraine.  Little Wing has scheduled shipment for its first 20 foot container of relief goods to Ukraine, via Poland, leaving Athens on 7 August.We are collecting nonperishable food, medical supplies, hygiene items and military supplies. Please check out the... Read More

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8:00 am

Red Cross Blood Drive

August 17 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Nelsonville-York High School, 2 Buckeye Drive,
Nelsonville, OH 45701 United States
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Red Cross Blood Drive at the Nelsonville-York High School from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 17.

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10:00 am

Still Life in Acrylics

August 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday and Friday, repeating until August 24, 2022

Hocking College Visual Arts Center, 3301 Hocking Parkway
Nelsonville, OH 45764 United States
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$25

ABOUT THE CLASS In this workshop, the instructor will present a three-part class; from blank canvas to finished painting, with emphasis on individual concept and techniques. Each participant will bring one item (i.e., candlestick, fruit, bottle, etc.) for a still life on a table. All other supplies will be provided to complete your new masterpiece! INSTRUCTOR Kevinn Pelham Drake Kevinn currently lives in Athens, Ohio and has lived in many states. He studied Fine Arts at Purchase College SUNY specializing in Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, and Printmaking. Kevinn has produced two large outdoor murals as well as two indoor murals, one of which can be viewed locally at Donkey Coffee in Athens, Ohio. His work can also be viewed on album covers! Kevinn has a diverse art career and enjoys educating others. WHEN August 10, 17, & 24, 2022 10am - 11:30am WHERE Visual Arts Center Hocking College 3301 Hocking Pwky Nelsonville, OH 45764 COST $25

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Still Life in Acrylics

August 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday and Friday, repeating until August 24, 2022

Hocking College Visual Arts Center, 3301 Hocking Parkway
Nelsonville, OH 45764 United States
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$25

ABOUT THE CLASS In this workshop, the instructor will present a three-part class; from blank canvas to finished painting, with emphasis on individual concept and techniques. Each participant will bring one item (i.e., candlestick, fruit, bottle, etc.) for a still life on a table. All other supplies will be provided to complete your new masterpiece! INSTRUCTOR Kevinn Pelham Drake Kevinn currently lives in Athens, Ohio and has lived in many states. He studied Fine Arts at Purchase College SUNY specializing in Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, and Printmaking. Kevinn has produced two large outdoor murals as well as two indoor murals, one of which can be viewed locally at Donkey Coffee in Athens, Ohio. His work can also be viewed on album covers! Kevinn has a diverse art career and enjoys educating others. WHEN August 10, 17, & 24, 2022 10am - 11:30am WHERE Visual Arts Center Hocking College 3301 Hocking Pwky Nelsonville, OH 45764 COST $25

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12:00 pm

Layered and Stitched: 50 Years of Innovative Art

August 17 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 4, 2022

The Dairy Barn Arts Center, 8000 Dairy Lane
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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$5 – $7

Layered and Stitched: 50 Years of Innovative Art is a retrospective showcase of 50 fine art quilts by renowned master artists. Seminal works show the evolution of the fine art quilt from the earliest pioneers creating during the 1960's through to today’s artists experimenting with new forms, new materials, and new digital technologies. Layered and... Read More

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1:00 pm

Hand Built Soap Dish/Underglaze Transfer Demo

August 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on August 17, 2022 at 1:00 pm

Hocking College Visual Arts Center, 3301 Hocking Parkway
Nelsonville, OH 45764 United States
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$30

ABOUT THE CLASS In this class, students will be instructed how to make soap dishes by slab. Participants will be taught how to use the slab roller to create a workable surface to mold for a soap dish! The instructor will supply an array of fun patterned underglaze transfers to use and do a short demo as well. INSTRUCTOR Grace Gribble Grace grew up in Southeast Ohio. She has a B.A. in Studio Art and a Master's in Arts Administration. Fun Fact: Grace is obsessed with plants and got her minor in Plant and Environmental Biology! WHEN Saturday August 13, 2022 & Wednesday August 17, 2022 1pm - 3pm WHERE Visual Arts Center Hocking College 3301 Hocking Pkwy Nelsonville, OH 45764 COST $30

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5:30 pm

How To AirBnB 2-Part Training

August 17 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on August 17, 2022 at 5:30 pm

Vinton County Extension Office- Banquet Room, 31935 State Route 93
McArthur, OH 45651 United States
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$25
A flyer for the "How to Air Bnb" series. The text on it reads: Vacancy - Got extra space? The market has room for you. How to Air BNB two-part training. August 10 and August 17 from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Vinton County Extension Office Banquet Room, 31935 State Route 93, MacArthur, Ohio, 45651. House, apartment, cabin, campers, if you have a space and are ready to generate income from it, there’s room for you in the Air Bob market - especially in Eastern Kentucky. Only 18 percent of Airbnb listings are located in rural areas. Tourism and travel are growing, and home sharing can more directly benefit property owners and communities. Partcipants will learn how to: develop an Airbnb listing, market their property, comply with local taxes and regulations, connect with local tourism efforts. To register, visit https://ruralaction.org/rural-action-events/

House, Apartment, Cabin, Campers? If you have a space and you are ready to generate income from it, there's room for you in the Airbnb market! On-site registration is fine, credit card required.

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6:00 pm

Qigong Workshop with Laura Parotti

August 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Athens Public Library, 30 Home Street
Athens, OH 45701 United States
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This outdoor workshop will include a short introduction to qigong, a warmup, movement flows, and standing postures for each of the 5 elements (corresponding to the major body organs), ending with a closing meditation and time for Q&A. Workshop leader Laura Parotti is a certified Qigong and Reiki instructor and a retired Associate Professor of Voice... Read More

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