Concrete Canvas 2020 Arts and Music Festival
Date of Event: 05-02-2020
Start TIme: 11:00 AM
End Time: 07:00 PM
First Festival for 2020
Saturday May 2, 2020
From 11 am - 7 pm
At Artivity on the Green and Liberty Street in the Arts District, Winston-Salem
We will have muralists painting the back wall in the park, the wall of the Gargae building and the short wall in front of the Red Dog Gallery.
Muralist starting at 10 am
DJ music starts at 11 am
Live Music starting 12-1 pm
and going until 6-7 pm
Awesome local artists selling their works from 12-5pm on Liberty Street
Food Trucks will be set-up for service at 11 am
FREE to the public!
Like us on facebook "Artivity on the Green" and "Arts for Arts Sake" to keep up with all the lasted plans!
The Big Mouff Cheesesteaks will be on-site with all its goodies!
Stop by and get some hot dogs from Big Daddy Dawgs.
Cool off with some great chilly goodies from Kona Ice.
Need a more adult drink to keep you cool while shopping with artists, watching the muralists and listening to tunes? We have you covered. Fiddlin' Fish will be at the park pouring 2 of their awesome brews!
Muralists and Music
The line-up of live bands playing are listed below. Come listed to some cool tunes, watch the muralist paint and do some shopping with local artists.
The line-up of muralists have been confirmed. Take a look at this list of awesome talent who will be making some magic happen on the back wall of the park!
Karen Britton and her daughter will be painting a new mural on the knee wall outside Red Dog Gallery.
Donell Williams will be painting the ARTC Theatre signage with comedy and tragedy. We will also be painting the wall of the ARTC Theatre next to the AFAS Center for the Arts building.
Artists - click picture for full screen view
Joey Allen - Joey's artistic style blends bright colors with modern icons and timeless pop characters.
Valencia Watlington Brown - Abstract Stone Art Portraits that can be used in any home decor'-mixtures of Country,Rustic or Traditional home settings.
Kathy Clark - Creations that celebrate our desire to reach for something higher and honor our penchant for ceremony. Bohemian prayer flags, portable altars, masks and Space Invader earrings!
Carolina Corona - I will have original acrylics and watercolors inspired by nature as well as archival prints and note cards. Stop by my booth for colorful and joyful paintings.
Sean Erbe - My style of painting combines unique line art illustrations with an eroded abstract aesthetic. I want my work to convey a philosophy that the breakdown of things, be it material, personal, or societal can be a beautiful process that marks an end and a renewal.
Gene Grimaldi - Hand made pottery
Denis Grue - 1.Celebrate our American heritage of "Immigration and Freedom" with a colorful silkscreen T-shirt based on an original abstract painting by French-American artist, Denis Grue.
2.Show your mischievous side with a black silkscreen T-shirt showing a multi-color abstract Harlequin, from original art by Denis Grue.
Elizabeth Kilgore - Emotional and dreamy illustrations in watercolor, gouache and ink. You can find me on Instagram: @zabkillkitten.
Hurley Kimber - acrylic canvas paintings
Julie Knabb - Various jewelry made by Julie Knabb, students from her classes and customers of Studio 2 Bead Shop.
Belinda Linville - semiprecious gemstone jewelry
ERIC MARKS - Prints and original paintings and illustrations Will be unavailable.
Theresa Maxwell - Fiber artist.
Unique bags, upcycled leather goods
Roosevelt Pitt - Publisher and creator of super hero comic books, featuring my flagship character Purge.
Susan Powers - Creative exploration is the way my world turns! I’ve spent the last several years concentrating on silversmithing and making unique, beautiful jewelry. But lately though I’ve been exploring in more depth, my first passion, painting. Watercolor is my medium of choice these days. It’s complexities keep me on my toes but that also keeps me intrigued.
Lauren Reveri - Outsider portrait and landscape mosaics made from reclaimed ceramic and wood materials
Diamond Spraggins - I am a contemporary artist who personalizes in paintings, and shoe customizing for an exciting customer experience.
Grai Swan - My art wanders through surreal worlds and explores enigmatic creatures that are inspired by the animal and plant life around us.
Tonja Underwood - I make by hand beaded zipper pulls and keychains. They are great for book bags, pencil pouches, cosmetic bags, purses, etc.
Eileen Wilhem - I will have prints and pastel originals for sale featuring pilot mountain, chickens, landscapes and lots of poppy and lavender field paintings.