Pop Up Arts Shop featuring Carol Collins

NEW “POP UP ARTS SHOP” at the CAC Check out the new Pop Up Arts Shop at the Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC). For June, the CAC is featuring Carol Collins. Carol Collins has been an artist for 25 plus years contributing both time and resources to fostering the advancement of the arts. “Being an artist is a lifelong commitment” stated Carol.  Creating original arts and crafts has been a major goal for Carol by sharing her talent with others.  The Painter’s Box Collections and Read More

May Pop Up Arts Shop featuring Stella Spyrou

NEW “POP UP ARTS SHOP” at the CAC Check out the new Pop Up Arts Shop at The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County. For May, the CAC is featuring the creative works by Stella Spyrou. Stella Spyrou has always taken pictures in her spare time, but became more serious about photography after she retired. After joining the Sweetwater Camera Club, she won honorable mention to first place several times. She loves to take pictures on her travels, but has a special interest in flowers. She likes Read More

April Pop Up Shop Featuring Sheila Hankins

NEW “POP UP ARTS SHOP” at the CAC Check out the new Pop Up Arts Shop at the Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC). For April, the CAC is featuring Sheila Hankins. Sheila Hankins worked for Corporate America for almost 25 years at which point she decided to become her own boss and design a jewelry line called “Sheila’s Signature Selections” which started in 2016.  Her business is a faith-based, handcrafted jewelry line consisting of men’s bracelets, necklaces, and women’s earrings, bracelets, and necklaces.  Sheila’s specialty Read More

March Pop Up Arts Shop featuring Jessica Johnson

NEW “POP UP ARTS SHOP” at the CAC Check out the new Pop Up Arts Shop at the Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC). For March, the CAC is featuring Jessica Johnson. Jessica Johnson is a Health Services Administrator for Kaiser Permanente by trade, but is an artist of beautiful wreaths as a way to unwind after a crazy day in the healthcare world.  Jessica got into wreath making as a hobby that turned into a passion and pastime that allows extra income. Her love of Read More

February Pop Up Arts Shop featuring Grete Carder

NEW “POP UP ARTS SHOP” at the CAC Check out the new Pop Up Arts Shop at the Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC). For February, the CAC is featuring Grete Carder with GRCarder Designs. Grete Carder is an Atlanta native who currently resides in Douglasville.  Grete is an artist and active member of the local art community in West Georgia. With a background in art, education, and business, Grete is a working artist, teacher, and business woman who enjoys exploring new art techniques, sharing skills Read More

January Pop Up Arts Shop featuring Chaney Billips

NEW “POP UP ARTS SHOP” at the CAC Check out the new Pop Up Arts Shop at The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County. For January, the CAC is featuring the creative works by Chaney Billips. Raised in the plains of Texas and Oklahoma and then spending her married years exploring the south, Chaney Billips sought out inspiration and materials to create with wherever she went. From craft shows to paint parties, private art lessons to mask sewing, her home studio is always a fun and chaotic Read More

December Pop Up Arts Shop featuring Theresa Buchanan

NEW “POP UP ARTS SHOP” at the CAC Check out the new Pop Up Arts Shop at The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County. For December, the CAC is featuring the creative works by Theresa Buchanan. Theresa Buchanan is a full time studio artist concentrating on ceramic arts. She is interested in unexpected floral vessels, and influenced by the language of construction and manufacturing. Theresa celebrates the marks of making and embraces the imperfections of handmade. The Pop Up Arts Shop is the place for amazing one-of-a-kind gifts created by local artists. Read More

November Pop Up Arts Shop featuring Crochet by Renee Smith

NEW “POP UP ARTS SHOP” at the CAC Check out the new Pop Up Arts Shop at The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County. For November, the CAC is featuring artist, Renee Smith. Renee Smith is a wife and mother of two and has been crocheting since 2014. She started when her aunt passed away and no longer had anyone to make all the special blankets for the new babies in the family.  It was something, which came easy to her and she quickly fell in love Read More

October Pop Up Arts Shop featuring Brittany Gilbert

NEW “POP UP ARTS SHOP” at the CAC Check out the new Pop Up Arts Shop at The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County. For October, the CAC is featuring Brittany Gilbert. Holding a Bachelor’s Degree in Studio Art, Brittany never chose one medium upon which to concentrate. She loves to dabble in whatever material available at whatever time the opportunity strikes. From paper sculpture to ceramics, or painting on any surface that begs decoration, Brittany explores creativity where the chance arises. “I have always felt compelled Read More

September Pop Up Arts Shop featuring Ann Cockerill

NEW “POP UP ARTS SHOP” at the CAC Check out the new Pop Up Arts Shop at The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County. For September, the CAC is featuring the renowned artist, Ann Cockerill. Ann Cockerill first discovered the wonders of painting at the age of 4. A native of Georgia, she was born and raised in Cobb County. Born with a degenerative hip disease, she spent much time in body casts as a child. “God has a way of turning bad things into blessings though” Read More