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April and May 2024 Events

April and May events header using Forest Dancer painting of deer as a background.

Spring is a very busy time of year! The warmer weather means more outdoor events, outdoor painting, exploring nature and fresh starts. Most of my calendar for the upcoming months is ready to share. I hope to see you at one of these upcoming events. I post my most frequent updates on Instagram (@lsjart). Want to suggest an event, class idea or something else? Contact me and let’s chat. Here’s what I’ll be up to:

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March 13th – May 4th: Art of Movement Exhibit @ Alpharetta Arts Center

I’m honored to have one of my favorite pieces, Wild Spirits #13, selected to be a part of this show!

Wild spirits painting 13 on a square background

First Fridays @Local Color Canton

You can find me live painting at Local Color Studio in Canton, Georgia to live music when I’m not at an event. Stop by to chat, see what’s happening in my studio or enjoy some music by local bands.

April 13th & 14th: Suwanee Arts Festival

I’ve heard a lot of great things about this event! Stop by my booth to see what I’m creating, reserve a commission or shop new art, prints and cards.

April 20th & 21st: Alpharetta Arts in the Park pop up

I’ll have fresh art and will be doing live painting and drawing demonstrations during the event.

April 25th – 28th, Art of the Portrait Conference

Portraits are the most challenging area for me. I’ll be taking classes, meeting other artists and growing my skills during the conference.

May 4th Derby Day with Cherokee County History Center

I’m painting a wooden horse that’ll be auctioned off to support the Cherokee Natural History Museum on Derby Day! Learn more or get tickets:

May 11th & 12th: Woodstock Art on the Green

I’m back again at the Woodstock Event green for bottomless mimosas I mean art lovers and last minute Mother’s Day gift shoppers. See new mini florals, and other great gift ideas and enjoy live demonstrations.

May 24th – 26th: Blue Ridge Spring Arts in the Park 2024

Last year was such a fun time at Blue Ridge, Georgia. I’m a member of the Arts association and excited to be back for the last weekend in May. I’ll be live sketching and painting and showcasing new works.

What’s Next?

There are a couple of events I don’t have confirmation from yet. Once I know I’ll list them here. As always, you can join me for a class at Local Color Studio in Canton, Georgia or stop by my studio there to see what I’ve got in the works. I am currently open for commissions / custom orders for 2024.