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Announcement for Artist-in-Residence Open Labs – Be A Part of Valdosta’s Cultural Art Heritage

By April 29, 2014 No Comments

Be A Part of Valdosta’s Cultural Art Heritage  

Mr. Marty Haythorn, well known ceramic artist, from Thomasville, Georgia will be working at the Turner Center for the Arts during the months of May and June on a public art mural project that he has designed. Click here to read Marty Haythorn’s Bio.

The public is invited to participate in FREE open labs in the Hudson Building Ceramic Studio to assist in the creation of the mural. The Hudson Building is located across the street from the Turner Center for the Arts at 104 Webster Street, Valdosta, GA 31601.

The open lab times for May are:

  • Thursday May 1, 2-4 PM
  • Tuesday May 6, 6-8 PM
  • Tuesday May 13, 6-8 PM
  • Saturday May 17, 9:30-11:30 AM
  • Tuesday May 20, 6-8 PM.

Space for each open lab is limited, and participation will be on a first come first serve basis. To reserve space for a specific lab day and time, please call the Turner Center for the Arts at 229-242-ARTS (2787).

More open lab times will be announced for June.

In addition, there will be two free Seminars scheduled, which are open to the public. The first seminar will be on the Artistic Traditions of America’s First People and the Second will be on the History of Bas-relief Sculpture and Mosaics. Two 2-hour workshops will follow the week after each seminar.  More information on dates and times will be available soon.