February 2018 Events & Programs at the Cultural Arts Center!

2018 Evendale Fine Art Exhibit Call to Artists Now Open!

The Evendale Cultural Arts Center is accepting applications for the Evendale Fine Art Exhibit, to be held at the Evendale Recreation Center may 4-7, 2018. Visit EvendaleArts.org for complete entry guidelines. No application fees for Evendale residents if you apply by March 9, 2018. Contact Susan Gordy for more information. 563-1350 or susan.gordy@evendaleohio.org

February Upcoming Events & Programs!

Watercolor Wednesday! Hand Tinted Cincinnati ScenesAges 16 & OverWednesday, February 76:30 pm $20 per person MAX: 20Email registration to: designbydiana@aol.comJoin artist Diana Marra the 1st Wednesday of each month for “one-bite-at-a-time” watercolor classes that bring you to a finished painting, all in the same night. You will finish 2 hand tinted Cincinnati scenes!


A Taste of Tangle! Ages 12 & Over* Wednesday, February 146:30 pm $20 per person MAX: 20Email registration to: designbydiana@aol.comUse a heart image for Valentine’s Day and learn the basics of Zentangle - "mindful doodling".  Relax and build your muscle memory as you learn to create endless designs with repeating marks.  All materials included.*Ages 12-15 must be accompanied by an adult.


Calligraphic Layout & Design Jacquelline Sullivan WorkshopAges 16 & OverSaturday, February 10 10 am – 4:30 pm$100 per person Limited spaces! MAX: 20Email questions & registration to: paintjar@me.comGreat designs leads to great artworks. We’ll consider (and talk about) color, line, composition and emotion as we design our broadsides. This class will help you be able to create stron­ger and livelier calligraphic works by finding the balance between control and spontaneity.


SOLD OUT!Evendale Wine ClubAges 21 & OverSaturday, February 10 5:00 pm$10 per person Limited spaces! RSVP:  563-1350 orsusan.gordy@evendaleohio.orgMAX: 10Discover wine regions throughout the world with this fun, educational club. No need for a passport, just a corkscrew. Each month’s selections vary. Bringing a plate to share, is encouraged, but is NOT required. 


Mommy & Me Valentine’s Day Paint Party! All ages! February 1111:00 am$25 base cost, rates vary depending on child’s age/project and number of childrenPre-registration required at thetipsypicasso@gmail.comCalling all mommas and your Tiny Picassos! Join us for a super fun painting party and let your littles (big or small) create their very own Valentine’s Day painting! We will paint Valentine Themes on canvas, all ages are welcome, paint projects will be different for different age groups.


Midwinter Music Series presents Greg Lee Friday, Februrary 16Evendale Recreation Center**7:30 pm Resident: $5 residentGuest of resident:  $10 Ages 18+Call 563-2247 to reserve your seat Get ready for an entertaining AND interactive show! Greg Lee, a full-time professional entertainer from the Cincinnati area will be our special guest.  With 30 years of experience entertaining audiences with his limitless repertoire of music this evening is bound to be great fun! Requests and sing-alongs are encouraged. Lite snacks and drinks provided.


Save the Dates!


New Exhibit Opens Friday, March 3: A Taste of Asia: Ancient Asian Brushwork with a Contemporary Flair exhibit by Award winning artist, Diana MarraMarch 3-5, 2018Opening Night ReceptionFriday, March 3        6-8 pmExhibit OpenMarch 4 & 5              12-4 pm


March 4 – Art & Evendale Wine Club Tasting!

March 7 – Watercolor Wednesday!

March 9-11 – Portrait Workshop with Carin Hebenstreit

March 14 – A Taste of Asia Brush Painting

March 16 – Evendale Fine Art Exhibit Entry Deadline

April 13-15 – Carrie Schmitt Workshop

April 15 – Playhouse in the Park’s Rapunzel

May 4-7 – Evendale Fine Art Exhibit

Unless otherwise noted, all classes and workshops are open to the public.Contact Susan Gordy @ 563.1350 or susan.gordy@evendaleohio.org There are no elevators at the Cultural Arts Center due to its historic nature