From music festivals, car races, history, heritage, food and everything in between. Here's your guide.
Sold Out: Alcohol Inks for BeginnersJohnson County Center for the Arts 127 College St., Mountain City, TN
ALCOHOL INKS FOR BEGINNERS NOVEMBER 15th 4-5pm An introduction to a vibrant medium with a mind of its own with Cristy Dunn Cost: $10 (This class is full, but will be offered again.)
Johnson County Center for the Arts Coffee Talk with Doug McGuinnJohnson County Center for the Arts 127 College St., Mountain City, TN
Doug McGuinn is the author of 15 books, 6 of which are about historic trains of East Tennessee, North Carolina, and Virginia mountains. He will present a talk about local trains, specifically, the Lopsided 3, which is featured in this year's mural! Learn more about Doug's work at thevirginiacreeper.com This event is free and open
Johnson County Center for the Arts Drawing and Painting FundamentalsJohnson County Center for the Arts 127 College St., Mountain City, TN
Cristy Dunn will teach this series of 8 classes. Students will complete a charcoal portrait and a still life painting in oil as they learn about the elements and principles of art. These classes are appropriate for serious students ages 12 to 99. The cost is $10 per class for adults and $5 per class
Long Journey Home WeekendJohnson County Center for the Arts 127 College St., Mountain City, TN
Long Journey Home is Johnson County's Heritage Music and Arts Celebration, held every Labor Day weekend.
Long Journey HomeJohnson County Center for the Arts 127 College St., Mountain City, TN
In 2018, you're in for a treat as we celebrate the history of Johnson County's trains and the music they inspired with "Black Smoke a Risin,' and it Surely is a Train." Thursday, August 30th The Long Journey Home House Band will entertain during dinner and a square dance at the Senior Center Friday August 31st
Johnson County Arts First FridayJohnson County Center for the Arts 127 College St., Mountain City, TN
Join us for the August First Friday celebration! August 3rd, 4 to 6pm. Sacred Space New works by Cristy Dunn. An exploration of the act of creation and the ethereal realm that is so often visited when an artist is in the state of creative flow Listening. Cristy Dunn. 48x48. Oil and Silver Leaf on
Johnson County Center for the Arts: First Friday Art ReceptionJohnson County Center for the Arts 127 College St., Mountain City, TN
July's First Friday is a Special Treat Janet Hong has won numerous awards in her distinguished career. She was the first woman to win the prestigious Duck Stamp competition in her home state of Virginia. Come meet her and enjoy her delightful paintings of birds and wildlife. Mike Taylor and Friends will be Pickin' on
Johnson County Arts Center: Introduction to ScratchboardJohnson County Center for the Arts 127 College St., Mountain City, TN
Introduction to Scratchboard Saturday June 9th from 10:30am - 1:30pm Kathy Dawson will teach the basic techniques of scratchboard and you will create the image shown (or an alternative image of a rooster). You will receive basic tools to take home and continue your work. The $30 fee includes materials and tools that are yours to
Johnson County Arts Center: Cyanotype Printing WorkshopJohnson County Center for the Arts 127 College St., Mountain City, TN
Cyanotype Printing Workshop Fri June 8th 9:00am - 1:00pm Learn about light sensitive printing methods and create your own cyanotype "sun print" in this hands on workshop with J.P. Jackson. This workshop is great for beginners. The $5 class fee covers materials. You are welcome to bring any objects that might make interesting prints, such as plants,
Johnson County Center for the Arts: Coffee TalkJohnson County Center for the Arts 127 College St., Mountain City, TN
Coffee Talk with Fine Art Photographer/Print Maker, J.P. Jackson Thursday, June 7th 3:30pm - 5:00pm Join us for coffee and conversation as J. Jackson presents a talk on the equipment and processes he uses in creating his fine art photography. J. is one of a handful of people in the world today working in cyanotype photography.