Past Events from April 22 – June 14 – Sunset River Gallery Past Events from April 22 – June 14 – Sunset River Gallery

Paint & Party – Bad Hair Day

How fun is this?! And who can't relate to a bad hair day? We all have them! Join Ginny for this tissue-paper-and-paint collage on a 16x20 inch canvas! We'll have a blast! Choose from our stash or tissue paper or bring your own. This will be a fun night! As always, Come with your besties or fly solo and make […]

Concepts of Abstract Workshop

Sorry, this workshop is full! Call for wait list or information about additional classes. Workshop: Concepts of Abstract Instructor Samantha Spalti Saturday, Feb. 24 – Sunday, Feb. 25, 2024, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Class limited to 8 students. $95, non-refundable More than just slapping paint on a canvas, abstract (non-representational) art is about ideas and feelings. In this two-day […]

Coffee With the Authors – Lenny DiGregorio

Coffee With the Authors is a monthly book signing here at Sunset River Gallery in Calabash, NC. We feature local and regional authors who give a presentation about their recently released books, writing process, and experiences. Please join us Thursday, March 14, 11 am - 12 noon for Lenny DiGregorio. In his latest novel, “Revenge,” two people are seeking revenge, […]

Paint & Party – Dune House

Paint & Party is a great way to open up your creative side – with a little help from your friends!  This time we'll be painting a sweet seaside beach house set in the dunes. Using basic shapes and a simple color  palette, you'll complete your own acrylic painting with ease. Come with your best pals, or come on your […]

Third Thursday Jazz w/AfterHours Band

Welcome to Third Thursdays! Join us for an evening of fine tunes and good company in the artistic atmosphere you can only experience here at Sunset River Gallery in Calabash, NC. AfterHours is a local band of talented musicians – Jeff Norris on sax, Bill Selway on bass, Dennis Brown on keys, Cliff Hackford on the drum kit,  and Bryan […]

Paint & Party – Dune House

Our first class filled up, so we've added another Dune House class! Paint & Party is a great way to open up your creative side – with a little help from your friends!  This time we'll be painting a sweet seaside beach house set in the dunes. Using basic shapes and a simple color  palette, you'll complete your own acrylic […]

Paint & Party – Dot Painting on Tile

Dot painting is a technique where dots are painted using special tools to create designs. For this Paint & Party class, we'll be decorating two four-inch tiles in one of two designs: a sea turtle or a geometric mandala design. Tools and how-to's are included. Once oven-cured, these can be used as coasters.  Samantha will take you through it dot […]

Coffee With the Authors – Teri M Brown

Our April author, Teri M. Brown, is know for her portrayals of strong women. In "Daughters of Green Mountain Gap," she doesn't disappoint. Teri weaves a compelling tale of three generations of remarkable  North Carolina women living at the turn of the 20th century shedding light on racism, fear of change, loss of traditions, and intricate family dynamics. This is […]

Small Abstracts Workshop w/Cristiana Rioli

Abstract paintings to fit any corner of your house. In this Saturday-Sunday workshop, we will explore abstract painting in series to create four harmonious pieces to brighten any corner of your house. We will start working on a paper to make the first series and explore color combination, composition, and the importance of white space. The secret is using a […]

Paint & Party – Rowboat On Marsh

Paint & Party is a great way to open up your creative side – with a little help from your friends! This time we'll be painting a marshscape – complete with rowboat. Using a simple color palette and a little guidance from Ginny, you'll complete your own acrylic painting with ease. Come with your best pals, or come on your […]