Cape Fear Studios, Inc. (CFS) is a nonprofit
arts organization in historic downtown Fayetteville. Our
mission is to involve, educate, and enrich Cumberland County
and surrounding communities with the opportunity to create
and freely view art.
We invite you to visit our main gallery
and retail gallery to find beautiful paintings, photographs, sculptures,
pottery, wood and glass art, and fine jewelry by local, national, and international artists. We present
quality exhibits at no cost to the public, and offer educational opportunities to the community
through workshops, classes, and mentoring. Come visit CFS and discover our versatility and variety. We look forward to seeing
As a nonprofit
organization, Cape Fear Studios needs the support of art
lovers and supporters in our community. Please help us continue all
our wonderful projects by making a donation. Contact us by phone, email, or in person. Credit cards and personal checks are accepted.
Please click here to see video about Cape Fear Studios
HAPPY HOLIDAYS 10% DISCOUNT SALE!
painting by Leslie DeSessa
Special Holiday 10% off everything Sale!
begins December 14th through January 17th
Come shop at Cape Fear Studios!
Find the perfect gift for everyone.
(only exception: no discount on our Visiting Artist's work)
CELEBRATE THE SEASON
CAPE FEAR STUDIOS
SPECIAL HOLIDAY EVENTS
A fine time was had by all on December 5th!
"August Moon" by Rose Kennedy
Join Cape Fear Studios
Lisa's Custom Framing (1226 Fort Bragg Road)
(in the heart of the Haymount neighborhood)
An Evening of Art and Wine
Thursday, December 5th ~ 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Location: Lisa's Custom Framing
featuring the award winning work of Rose Kennedy
Hosted by ~
Cape Fear Studios & Lisa's Custom Framing
(Ellen Olson Brooks, Executive Director ~ Cape Fear Studios
Robin H. Kelly, Owner ~ Lisa's Custom Framing)
Come celebrate the work of the artist,
the holiday season,
and the power of art!
Cape Fear Studios plans to offer this project, or similar projects, again on Saturdays! Stay tuned for more information!
This was a great fun day of events for children in our community.
FAMILY FUN WITH CLAY
"Family Fun with Clay!"
Join CFS potters on December 7th 2013
at Cape Fear Studios
9 am to 3 pm
Bring the family and make clay ornaments with your child or children.
You will be able to make and paint three clay holiday ornaments and pick them up after December 18th.
Cost: just $5 per person.
Contact Cape Fear Studios @ email@example.com
ALSO FOR CHILDREN ~
Also on December 7th 2013 JUST for KIDS!
10 am to 2 pm in the Fayetteville Transportation Museum
(adjacent to Cape Fear Studios)
"Kids for Kids!"
(just for children)
Children will make a duct tape necklace for themselves
and one to give to a child in the hospital.
Festive cookies and juice for young artists!
FREE for Kids!
(Cape Fear Studios Outreach Project)
Cape Fear Studios is now in its
annual donation appeal season.
"One and the Same" by CFS Artist Member
Give at the $2500 level and this remarkable painting is yours as part of the Art Partner package.
Contact Ellen Olson Brooks
Private Art Lessons
email Cape Fear Studios
Art Classes for Children & Adults
Teacher: LaMerle Deca
Fused Glass Classes
Teacher: Lois Miller White
Please see Classes page for details
Cape Fear Studios partners with KidsPeace to create a summer art camp that was a happy success!
See Community Projects page
Cape Fear Studios Annual Holiday Season
Member Artists Exhibit
new work by Cape Fear Studios Artists
special exhibit by Silversong Jewelry
Artist Laura Cardwell
Cups & Saucers by Nancy Edge
Orbital Earrings by Laura Cardwell
Begin your unique holiday shopping early at Cape Fear Studios
this exhibt generously sponsored by ~
Lisa's Custom Framing
Robin H. Kelly, Owner
(located in the heart of the Haymount neighborhood)
Now Closed ~
NINETEENTH ANNUAL 2013 NELLIE ALLEN SMITH JURIED POTTERY COMPETITION
competition/exhibit sponsored by ~
Dr. and Mrs. Gerald Ellison
Juror: Leah Leitson
Finalists ~ Winners*
"Basket" by Eileen McDaniel
"Bean Teapot" by Tony Wright
*1st Place (functional)
"Cuboid Vessel II" by Mark Gordon
*Best in Show
"Drink Service" by Mike Bowen
"Every Rose Has Its Thorns"
by Kadi Gashlin
1st Place (nonfunctional)
"Fulfillment" by Patty Speights
"Hardcore" by Carrie Rigdon
"In Memory of Pride I" by Nancy Edge
"Inner Being" by Kadi Gashlin
2nd Place (nonfunctional)
"Iron Slag Shot Set" by Mike Bowen
"Lantern Fish" by David A. Roon
"Pitcher" by Eileen McDaniel
*Honorable Mention (functional)
"Quilted" by Angel Brame
"Red Gourd Form" by Tony Wright
"Teapot" by Jill Dieffenbach
"Waltzing Cups" by Marion Angelica
*2nd Place (functional)
"Water Pitcher" by Robin C. Teas
"White Champagne Flutes w/Caddy
Come see the winners and all the finalists'
The Fifth Annual National 2D Competition and Exhibit juried by Mike Rooney
sponsored by ~
To see all finalists go to Exhibits page!
Abandoned by Jane Staszak, SC
"Best in Show"
Beach Buddies by Samuel Hoffman, IN
Witness to a Sunset by Wayne Dodson, VA
Trish by Kathy Flood, NC
Cape Fear Studios thanks all the men and women who have served and continue to serve our country in times of war and peace.
"Blackhawk Jump" by SFC Brian Steverson ~ Cape Fear Studios Member
Operations and Training NCOIC
421st QM CO (LAS)
Fort Valley GA
"Father Daughter Walk"
SFC Brian Steverson ~ Cape Fear Studios Member
We also salute your families and friends who truly understand what your service means.