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Plaza Midwood Art Crawl

When: Saturday, April 26 - 4-9pm
Where: Plaza Midwood Business District

Artists will be showcasing their talents through live performance including music, human body art, fantasy hair art, onsite painting, pole and chair dancing as well as aerial silk performances. Works of Art on display will include paintings, pottery, glass art, stained glass, quilting, handmade jewelry and mixed media, and much more.


Participating Merchants include:

Green Memorial Baptist Church
1324 The Plaza
Free Parking after 1pm

The Wine Palette
1308-C The Plaza
» Free group splatter painting 5-6pm. (walk-ins welcome).
» Open to the public painting session from 7-9pm. (preregistration is required).
» Live painting of the Charlotte Skyline in front of the studio from 7-9pm

Plaza Midwood Dentistry
1308-F The Plaza
4-9pm – Raed Al-Rawi painting on site his whimsical animal portraits and flying animals in a surreal world.

AFV Exotic Arts
1709-E Central Ave
7:30-9:30pm – Viewings of the art of pole and chair dance will occur every 30 minutes beginning at 7:30pm Each dance is only a few minutes long, so be sure to arrive at the 30 minute mark to enjoy it all.

The Light Factory
1817 Central Avenue
4-9pm – Photos and film – come by and explore!

Pride Conditioning
2139 McClintock Rd.
4-9pm – Aerial silks performances by Aerial Clt at 6pm and 8pm. New works by Matt Hooker

Beadlush
1212 The Plaza
11am - 7pm
» Beadlush Craft show outside featuring talented Charlotte artists 11am-5pm!
» New “Lush Charm Bar” with 10% off!
» Purchase a starter bracelet or necklace and get 2 free charms!
» Join us for “charming” make & takes at 1pm, 3pm, & 5pm
» Chance to purchase OOAK handmade charms by local artists!

Whiskey Warehouse
1221 The Plaza
4-9pm – New works by Tim Sheaffer

Paper Cut Gallery
1200 The Plaza
4-9pm – New works by Marisa Cohen, Joe Dobson, Nicole Shaver, Brit Davis, Carly Pfahl, Emily Pfahl and Rose Hawley.

m.e. boutique salon
2012 Commonwealth Ave.
12-10pm – Photography by James Fedele, Urban Gypsy clothing by Elle Ericson, jewelry by Shannon Howarth, the “Fizzy Pop Rivers” radio show by PMCR DJ Jason Herring. Chair massage and blow dries also available!

Common Market (event sponsor)
2007 Commonwealth Ave.
All Day – Random acts of Artness. At random times and in random places on its grounds, random things will happen. Artists outside. Fire Marshall Bill and Pinko

Boris + Natasha
1214 Thomas Ave.
4-9pm – New works by Corrie Throckmorton and Scott Weaver

Dish
1220 Thomas Ave.
4-9pm – New works by Ngoc Le

The Pizza Peel and Tap Room
1600 Central Ave.
Kids’ art projects, Plaza Family Band from 4-5pm. Spoken word performances and painted pizza peels by students of the Behailu Academy. 10% of food sales on 4/26 donated to the Behailu Academy.

Peculiar Rabbit
1212 Pecan Ave.
4-9pm – A plethora of local artists on the patio!

Soul Gastrolounge
1500 B Central Ave.
Wall Poems by Amy Bagwell. Bringing rhyme to the people of Plaza Midwood! thewallpoemsofcharlotte.com. Soulful house music by DJ Dr. Mike 9:30-2am

Eccentric Gallery
1506 Central Ave.
4-9pm – Dueling Guitars plus new works by Destiny and Jeffrey Buchanan, James Jeffries, John Brasch, Ali Mace, Palmera Mattox and Stephanie Goldman

Reggae Central
1506 Central Ave.
4-9pm – Jewelry by Aromis Jewels and Niki Barber, Copper Jewelry Designs by Quinn, Photography by Abdussami Khaliq, Freestyle Drum Circle (Bring your own drum), Free drinks for patrons and guests.

1510 Antiques
1510 Central Ave.
4-9pm – Pottery, Oil on Canvas, Mixed Media

Nova’s Bakery
1511 Central Ave.
4-9pm – New works by Evan Surratt

American Beauty Garden Center
1331 Central Ave.
6-9pm – Live Music by Flux

City Supply Co.
1219 Thomas Ave.
4-8pm – Works by Robert Boyd, Mary Digby, Scott Partridge, David French, Diane Hughes, and Evan Plante

Georgetown Day Spa
1213 Thomas Ave.
5-9pm – Featured artist Pat Mahon with additional works by artist Christopher Worrell. Featuring Fantasy Hair to be seen around the neighborhood from 6-9pm

Petra’s
1919 Commonwealth Ave.
4pm-close – New works by Kathryn Blackwell, Alexis Owen, Meghan Haslam and Gordon James. Sculpture by Theron Ross, Painted Glassware by Shannon Wightman-Girard, Jewelry by Laura Reynolds. The Human Canvas Project by Gil Croy. Evening music from A Mad Affair.

Okra
1912 Commonwealth Ave.
4-9pm – Photography by Benjamin Lemmond and Fine Art by Terri Otten

Diamond Restaurant
1901 Commonwealth Ave.
9pm – Music by the Parodi Kings. Kids soda jerk hat art project and giveaways.

Yoga One
1318 Central Ave. Ste. D2
4-9pm – Yoga demonstration, raffle for free classes, art by local yogis, and complimentary tea bar.

The Dog Salon
1318 Central Ave. Ste. E1
4-9pm – Musician Heather Himes, Artist Lizzie Duggan (Quilting and Painting), with Jessica Law (Stained Glass)

Sensibly Chic
830 Lamar Ave
4-9pm – Wine and Artisan Chocolate Tasting by Debbie’s Delights. Pet Friendly!

Green With Envy
1111 Central Ave.
4-6pm – Ella B Candles by Julie and Christopher Tassy. New works by Sha Adagio and Bethany Hadden


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