2021 “Souper” Oyster Event

The October Oyster Outing is a Morganton tradition and our biggest fundraiser of the year.  This community favorite will return in 2022 in all its glory, but for 2021 the Burke Arts Council will host a  “Souper” Oyster Event! Homemade soups will be available for take-out/ curbside pickup. New England Clam Chowder, Brunswick Stew, Oyster…

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Third Thursday Art Crawl

The September 16th Art Crawl will conclude the “People, Places, and Things” theme for this season.We have called on artists to get really imaginative and create on canvas, a thing.It’s such a broad category, one can only imagine how artists will adorn their canvases. We will showcase the artwork on the picturesque lawn of Morganton…

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“The Lincoln Maxwell Project”

Pop-Up Show at Oak Hill Iron Works Showroom to showcase solo works by John Ferguson, furniture designer and builder,  and Professional Crafts Wood Instructor at Western Piedmont Community College. Friday, June 18, 4 until 6PM:  Join us for wine & cheese and a chance to visit with John Ferguson as he shows us his latest…

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WPCC Professional Craft Clay Exhibition

WPCC Professional Craft Clay Exhibition Opens October 21.  Reception Saturday 5 til 7PM   Western Piedmont Community College’s (WPCC) Professional Crafts: Clay students will debut their handmade pottery alongside the National Pastel Society with an opening Saturday, October 21 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Burke Arts Council’s Jail House Gallery located at 115 East…

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