Resources for Artists | Regional Arts Groups | Classes and Workshops

Here are some artist resources we have found to be helpful.

If you’d like to share a resource of your own to add to the list, please email Southern Arts Society here

Videos and Classes

Linda Germain – Printmaking Without A Press

  • This artist is doing online classes and challenges
  • Has a free video on making your own Gelatin Plate for printing

Streamline Art Video

  • Checkout their YouTube site for videos.

Jerry’s Artarama

  • For live and free demonstrations check out their Facebook or YouTube page

Adele Sypesteyne

  • Adele is also on YouTube – She does abstracts – great videos to watch!

Outdoor Painter

  • The home of Plein Air Magazine – information about workshops, videos, painterly advice and more.

Arts Groups in the Region

Catawba River Art Guild

  • The Catawba River Art Guild (CRAG) was formed in 2008 to support, encourage, and inspire the interest of art and artists in the community through its members by providing programs, fellowship and opportunities for its members.

Gaston County Art Guild

  • The Gaston County Art Guild was organized in 1965 to enable those interested in the arts to assemble and participate in the community activities for the advancement of visual art. This non-profit organization is supported by members’ dues and is a funded affiliate of the Gaston Arts Council.

Gaston Arts Council

  • Gaston Arts Council (GAC), is the umbrella organization for the arts, in Gaston County, since 1979.
  • Gaston Arts Council is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization that exists to encourage, promote and support broad-ranged cultural and educational programs by employing the multidisciplinary facets of the arts.