Category Archives: Art

Getting My Hands Dirty through Art

A potter’s artistic story STORY BY: CARLA EDSTROM Carla Edstrom, a local Boiling Spring Lakes artist, will be joining the Southport Magazine family with a new monthly Art feature focusing on local artists from Southport, Oak Island, and the surrounding

World Travelers in our Hometown

What: Brunswick County Intercultural Festival When: Saturday, September 27th 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Where: Odell Williamson Auditorium 50 College Rd., Bolivia Cost: FREE Info: Would you like the chance to grow your appreciation and understanding of the different

The Way We Were

Southport’s Thomas Harrelson shares 'Art'

Creative Cougars

Two South Brunswick High School seniors win college scholarships from Southport Magazine in creative writing and photography based on the prompt, 'What I Love About Southport'

A Painter’s Delight

Artists return to Southport's streets to create works outside during the Plein Air Paint Out

Spring’s First Walk

What: Spring Art Show When: March 3rd through 22nd Reception: Fri., March 7th, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Where: Franklin Square Gallery 130 E. West St., Southport Cost: FREE Info: On the first Friday of every month, a handful

Southport’s Artistry

Local author Thomas J. “Tommy” Harrelson will stop by Wilmington’s Pomegranate Books on Tuesday, February 25th for a discussion and book signing. The event will celebrate his new book portraying the life and work of Southport’s first known professional photographer

Festival of Goodwill and Cheer

"Dickens made Christmas a real holiday," MacCallum asserts. "Prior to Dickens and his novels, people really didn't celebrate Christmas. He brought Christmas to the lower class, the poor people. He really is the one responsible for Christmas cards, and just

Art and Animals

What: Adopt-A-Pet Portrait Painting Class When: Wed., Oct. 30th • 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Where: Howe Outrageous Art Gallery and Marketplace 307 N. Howe St., Southport Cost: Suggested donation of $35 Info: (910) 363-4811 An artful craze sprung up

Painting a Picturesque Fall:

What: Brunswick Arts Council Show When: October 14th through 26th 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Where: Franklin Square Gallery 130 E. West St., Southport Cost: FREE Info: Though a Calabash firehouse is one unlikely spot for an art show,

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