June Pop Up Arts Shop

Check out the new Pop Up Arts Shop at The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County. For June, the CAC is featuring the creative works by Robert Thompson with Lot 10 Paper. Robert’s paper tells the story – the story of place. Each piece of paper he makes can be traced to a particular farm or farmer’s market or to his own yard. For Mr. Thompson, the whole process – from searching for the fibers such as banana peels to bell peppers – cooking and processing them Read More

May Pop Up Arts Shop featuring Jackie Chapman

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 May, the CAC is featuring the creative works by Jackie Chapman. Jackie Chapman received a specialist degree from the University of West Georgia in special education and was a teacher for 29 years in the Douglas County School System. Jackie began exhibiting at craft shows in 1980 and has worked with many types of Read More

March Pop Up Arts Shop

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 March, the CAC is featuring the creative works by Michelle Crist with The Peach Mitten. Michelle Crist, a transplanted Peach from Michigan; started doing art at Paint and Sip parties.  Through those parties, YouTube artists and painting classes, her love of crafts has grown to the art that she makes.  Through art, she’s able to let herself go, lose track of time Read More

February Pop Up Arts Shop

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 February, the CAC is featuring the creative works by Olivia Gehrke. Olivia Gehrke is an illustrator who has always been fond of the weirder things in life. After spending her formative years reading instead of talking, she decided it was time to make her own stories. Upon first availability, Olivia moved from her hometown of Read More

December Pop Up Arts Shop

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 Kristie Brooks Paige. Kristie Brooks Paige is a graduate from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh. She majored in Fashion Illustration and had her first one-woman exhibition at the age of 21 in Roanoke, Virginia. After moving to Georgia, she became an apparel graphic designer and is the owner of The Art Host, a Read More

November Pop Up Arts Shop

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 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 Read More

September Pop Up Arts Shop

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 creative works by Lee Anne Messerschmidt. Lee Anne is a jewelry artist based out of the Atlanta, GA area. She graduated from Drake University with a BFA Degree in Interior Design and Art Education. Lee Anne was a potter for many years and has since found her passion for making jewelry. She loves manipulating metal with Read More

August Pop Up Arts Shop

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 August, 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

July Pop Up Arts Shop

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 July, the CAC is featuring Karen Rollefson of Ziba Cards, Jewelry, and Luxe. Karen Rollefson is an Atlanta native who has been creating for several years, but just in the last few years took her creativity and made it her fulltime job. Karen started with creating greeting cards by taking a class and it took off from there.  She regularly donates Read More

May Pop Up Arts Shop

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 May, the CAC is featuring Penelope Davis. Penelope Davis is a self-taught artist who has been been painting for over 35 years.  She enjoys painting, drawing, and card making.  She is originally from South Carolina and now resides here in Georgia. Her favorite subject matters are whimsical faces and florals, but loves working with all subject matters on some level. Acrylic Read More