Carroll County Creative Arts Center

made in the Blue Ridge Mountains

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About the Arts Center
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The Carroll County Creative Arts Center (CAC) is a non-profit community space for promoting, supporting and presenting the creative arts in Carroll County.

We accomplish this mission by providing galleries, classrooms and performance space at the historic Hale Wilkinson Carter Home in downtown Hillsville, VA (405 N Main St) as well as sister venues across the county.

For more information, please read on!

 


The Experience

The Center includes intimate indoor space for exhibits, performances and classes featuring local artists, craftspeople, musicians and other innovative experience creators. Outdoor spaces such as large wrap-around porches, community installed pollinator gardens, and nearby outdoor stages are also available. Non-performance based exhibits will usually change every three months. Space is available to use for private studios at a very low cost.

 

Get Involved

The exhibit space is currently being prepared for a multimedia event in late autumn 2021. Meanwhile, we are able to provide exhibit, performance, teaching and learning experiences. If you have work you would like to share with the community while we are getting ready, we welcome you to contact us.

Volunteering behind the scenes is a wonderful way to be interactive with others in our community. No art experience is necessary. We have a current need for volunteers to help get exhibit and teaching rooms ready for upcoming shows and classes.

 

Are you interested in being involved?

Please feel free to contact Jae at CarrollCreativeArts@gmail.com to discuss possibilities.

 

News:

For news and opportunities affecting artisans in Carroll County and surrounding areas in the Blue Ridge, follow our Facebook (FB) page.  

When visiting our FB page, you’ll be able to keep up with the latest CAC projects and programs including how you can get involved.

 

More Information:

Local Artists and Art Supporters

Upcoming Events

Blue Ridge Arts beyond Carroll County (go to Mountain Ways web page)

 

View Featured Artists

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Examples of creative arts represented are:

Apparel

Architecture

Book Binding

Crafts

Dance, Movement

Digital Art

Drawing, Illustration

Fabric

Fiber

Film

Floral, Ikebana

Glass

Multi-media

Music

Painting

Photography

Poetry

Pottery

Puppetry

Quilting

Sculpture

Spoken Word

Storytelling

Theater 

Voice

Woodworking