Entries by Beth Estep

Call for Qualifications – the Sculpture at Brickyard Park

CALL FOR QUALIFICATIONS FOR KINGSPORT, TN The Rotary Club Sculpture at Brickyard Park The Rotary Club of Kingsport, TN, in collaboration with the Kingsport Public Art Committee, Edens Investment, and Barge Design Solutions, Inc., is seeking qualifications from artists or art teams for the commission of a centennial sculpture to commemorate the every-day heroes of […]

Open Call for Vendors for The 2022 Christmas Connection!

OPEN CALL for Art and Craft Vendors for Christmas Connection 2022!   Kingsport, TN – Calling all artists, artisans, creatives, and craftspeople of all trades! Applications are being taken for those wishing to exhibit in this 2-day event, taking place on November 11th & 12th, 2022 at the Kingsport Civic Auditorium. “The Christmas Connection – […]

Wire Wrap Pendant – Jewelry Class (June 5)

In this hands-on class, learn to create beautiful wire wrap jewelry from a master wire sculpture artist. Using semi-precious gemstones, fine copper or silver wire and over two decades of experience, Russell Lawson guides each student to gain a working knowledge of essential wire wrapping techniques. Students will become familiar with the tools of the […]

(Delayed Start Time!) The 2022 Iron Pour in Kingsport, TN … using white-hot iron!

UPDATE!  Due to heavy rain and wind, the start time will be delayed today, working around the rain.  Thank you for your patience!  The sculpture artists will begin around 1:00 to start heating up the furnace.  Master Sculpture Artist, Jim Gallucci will be on hand to narrate and explain the process during the next couple […]

Kingsport’s 13th Annual Sculpture Walk is a Sight to See

Kingsport’s 13th Annual Sculpture Walk is a Sight to See When the Office of Cultural Arts (OCA) put out a national call for artists for the show, artists all across the country responded. “With an artist from New Jersey and an artist from Key West, Florida, we are proud that we can bring a diverse […]

Join us for Sculpture ‘RIDE’ on October 23rd, along with opening Reception

Kingsport is doing a Sculpture “Ride” in honor of the 13th Sculpture Walk opening this year! This sculpture ‘ride’ will be in place of the traditional sculpture walk. Limited to the first 15 people – The 2021 Sculpture ‘RIDE’ begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday, October 23rd. Opening Reception will be at the new City […]

Seeking sculpture for the Thirteenth Annual Sculpture Walk Exhibition

Kingsport’s 13th Annual Sculpture Walk Exhibition It’s that time – Kingsport Office of Cultural Arts is seeking art for Kingsport’s 13th Sculpture Walk! The exhibition will run from October 2021 to October 2022. Works can be in any media form, must be suitable for outdoor public space and may be functional or non-functional. The Sculpture […]

Now Accepting Applications for New City Hall Gallery

The Kingsport Office of Cultural Arts is looking for regional and local artists to be featured in the new city hall main lobby. Art submissions will be entered into an artist database and future exhibits at the new city hall will draw from this database of submissions. Exhibits will be temporary, lasting one month to […]