September’s Main exhibit at the Highland Art Center features the paintings of Jeff Crago, who won the Best of Show award at the Juried Art Show last October with his piece titled “Tare 2.” Much of his work has a Polynesian theme as well as other exotic depictions of Oceania and beyond. Bold colors, strong brushwork and interesting compositions are the elements consistently present in Crago’s pictures. A sneak preview will be on view from Aug. 27 with the official opening on Saturday, Sept. 5.

Juried Art Show submissions

A heads up to all artists: The Highland will be accepting artwork beginning Tuesday, Sept. 15, until the cutoff deadline on Tuesday, Oct. 13, for its 36th annual Juried Art Show. Works on canvas, works on paper, ceramics, woodwork, metal art, glass work, and mixed media will be accepted. Come into the gallery at 691 Main St., Weaverville, for guidelines and entry form. Highland Art Center membership required.  

Movie in the Meadow on Friday

Movies in the Meadow returns this Friday, Aug. 28, at dusk at the Highland Art Center meadow, 691 Main St., Weaverville.

A family-friendly film will be shown. Bring your own snacks and something to sit on.

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