Entries by Beth Estep

A Call for Vendors – The G.O.A.T. Festival

A Call for Vendors – The G.O.A.T. Festival A herd of hungry goats have been helping Kingsport clear kudzu from Cement Hill for more than a year. Now, it’s time to celebrate these helpful goats in the form of public art. And you can help us do it. Kingsport will be home to a brand-new […]

Join us for The 43rd Christmas Connection – Artistic Creations Fair

A Kingsport Tradition!  – NEW Location! Celebrating 43 Years of Artisans & Crafters in Kingsport!   Kingsport, Tennessee –  The beloved Christmas Connection, Artistic Creations Fair, is celebrating 43 years of bringing some of the region’s best arts and crafts vendors to Kingsport.  This year we have a new location – Kingsport’s Meadowview Convention Center, […]

Wire Wrap Pendant – Jewelry Class (Nov.6)

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 […]

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 – […]

(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 […]