Winterfest 2018 Vendor Applications Now Available!
Sep11

Winterfest 2018 Vendor Applications Now Available!

The Floyd Center for the Arts’ 24th Annual Winterfest Holiday Celebration will be held on December 1 & 2, 2018 – Saturday, 10:00am- 5:00 pm and Sunday 11:00am- 5:00pm along with other community celebrations. As last year, the dates are both Saturday and Sunday, which offers a second shopping day and provides more opportunity for sales and more options with any weather issues.  We are excited to celebrate the 24th Winterfest! Our...

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Kids Art Camp! July 16-20, 2018

Monday-Friday, July 16-20, 9:00am-3:30pm Tuition: Member $125.00/ Non Member $150.00 Material Fee: All materials included Class Description: Returning again this year is our popular annual Kids Art Camp – many adults want to join us, but Sorry – it’s just for kids!  This year will include lessons in printmaking, working with clay, fabric dyeing, and many more arts activities.  Each year we strive to teach campers...

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Workshops & Classes
Jun05

Workshops & Classes

Workshops and Classes in every medium are offered at the Center. View them by month or by medium in our Workshop & Class list by clicking here.  We also take requests for classes, which is a way for our students to tell us when they want a class to be scheduled.   Many classes are offered by local teaching artists, but we also offer classes and workshops by nationally known artists.  We will have about 70 classes scheduled in...

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Call for Artists: 16th Annual New Works Exhibition – Deadline: September 18, 2018
Jun04

Call for Artists: 16th Annual New Works Exhibition – Deadline: September 18, 2018

You are invited to participate in The Floyd Center for the Arts 16th Annual New Works Exhibition In the Hayloft Gallery, October 12 – November 26, 2018  The Floyd Center for the Arts invites you to show off your newest creative inspirations in the 16th Annual New Works Exhibition. This yearly exhibit is a continuing reflection of the artistic growth within our community. All media welcome. Artwork must have been created within the...

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Artists’ Opportunities
Jun04

Artists’ Opportunities

Links to Applications for Artists! Exhibits, Festivals & Tours!

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Annual Juried Exhibition in the Hayloft Gallery Opens August 11, 2018
Jun04

Annual Juried Exhibition in the Hayloft Gallery Opens August 11, 2018

2018 Juried Exhibition in the Hayloft Gallery, August 11 – October 6, 2018 Opening Reception Saturday, August 11, 5 – 7 pm.  Free and Open to the Public The Floyd Center for the Arts’ list of artists selected for the 2018 Floyd Juried Art Show in the Hayloft Gallery encompasses artists from across the United States. There were 38 artists selected for this show by distinguished juror W. Dorsey Taylor, Jr., owner of LinDor...

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‘Pure Floyd’, Paintings by Joli Ayn Wood Opening Reception August 11, 2018
Jun04

‘Pure Floyd’, Paintings by Joli Ayn Wood Opening Reception August 11, 2018

Please join us for the Opening Reception of ‘Pure Floyd’, Oil Paintings by Joli Ayn Wood, in the Center’s Falcon Gallery on Saturday, August 11, 2018, 5 – 7 pm.    This exhibit will remain on display through Saturday, October 6, 2018. Born in Roanoke, Virginia, Joli has been painting and creating since 2003, both in the studio and on location “en plein air.” She is inspired by the mountain vistas and rural...

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Kids Art Camp! July 16-20
Jun02

Kids Art Camp! July 16-20

Returning again this year is our ever-popular annual Kids Art Camp – many adults want to join us, but sorry – it’s just for kids!  This year will include lessons in printmaking, working with clay, fabric dyeing, and many more arts activities.  Each year we strive to teach campers about all kinds of art, art techniques, and of course, we make art! Recommended for children 8 to 12 years old.  However 6-7 year olds and...

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Annual Juried Exhibition – Call for Artists
Jun01

Annual Juried Exhibition – Call for Artists

The Floyd Center for the Arts invites visual media artists to submit work for exhibition in this juried show.  Top cash prize for this exhibition is $500, and other cash prizes and honorable mentions will be awarded. Artwork will be selected by Juror Dorsey Taylor, Owner of LinDor Arts Gallery in Roanoke, VA. This exhibit is open to all artists 18 years of age or older. Work must be original and executed within the past two years....

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A Conversation about Contemporary Art July 31, 7-9 pm
Jun01

A Conversation about Contemporary Art July 31, 7-9 pm

The current exhibition at the Floyd Center for the Arts presents work by 6 recent winners of Virginia Museum of Fine Art Fellowships. Their work provides a broad sampling of contemporary art ranging from the historical tradition of oil painting to common objects being repurposed into sculpture. Although several of the artists use photography, they practice it in unique and unusual ways. This exhibition provides an appropriate setting...

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