Tag Archives: Art

Memorable Pieces at River House Arts

A pair of complimentary art exhibitions will wow attendees at River House Arts gallery now through March. Another Roadside Attraction displays the work of nine different artists in a variety of disciplines. The exhibit’s curator, Lane Cooper, is an artist who uses photographs to create bizarre, dreamlike canvases. Her work will be displayed in a

The Blair Museum of Lithophanes looks for new home

Since 1993, the world’s largest collection of lithophanes (19th-century translucent porcelain plaques) has been housed in Toledo at The Blair Museum of Lithophanes. One of the city’s unique attractions, the Museum moved to the campus of the Toledo Botanical Gardens in 2002, where it has attracted locals and international visitors for the last 18 years.

Tecumseh’s 11th Annual Ice Sculpture Festival

Some artists use delicate brushes, high-quality pens, or other intricate tools to create their masterpieces. Ice sculptors, however, use chainsaws, and we think that makes them cooler. See them wield the heavy machinery during Tecumseh’s 11th Annual Ice Sculpture Festival, a two-day celebration that includes ice carving demos, dueling carver competitions, fire juggling, stilt walking

Flashlight Tours: The Look of Love returns in February

The Toledo Museum of Art’s popular Flashlight Tours: The Look of Love will return in February for a romantic look at love, in a new light. Four sessions are available for these adults-only, after-hours docent-led tours of the TMA collection. Enjoy a complimentary sparkling drink to toast the evening. Advance registration is required. Tickets typically

Fuller Art House’s Intro to Acrylic Paints

Texturally unique and adaptable, acrylics are popular paints for artists, but some feel they lack the knowledge to utilize the medium fully. Fuller Art House’s three-week Intro to Acrylic Paints course will focus on the techniques to make beautiful acrylic pieces. Led by Dani Fuller, the course will guide beginners or longtime artists. $135 |

Spirits at the Bottle Shop

A unique combination of the supernatural and artistic worlds will converge during Sketching w/ Spirits at Mancy’s Italian’s Bottle Shop. Spiritual medium Sirena La Point will attempt to make connections between attendees and their departed loved ones, while Rob Vanitvelt, a sketch artist, will create a drawing based upon La Point’s communication. Minimum $15 menu