2014 Digital Brochure art of the carolinas 2014 digital brochure

First time at AOC?
Well, you're in for a treat! This is the 14th annual Art of the Carolinas trade show and workshops we've put together for you. And this year is even better than it has been in the past!

  • Largest consumer art supply trade show - over 30,000 sq feet.
  • Over 100 workshops
  • All mediums
  • Instruction in your choice of art and application
  • 30,000 sq. feet of trade show stocked with art supplies at amazing savings! (bring your u-haul)
  • Friday & Saturday: 8:00am - 5:30pm
  • Sunday 10:00am - 3:00pm
  • Workshops begin Thursday at 9:00am
  • Fun for the entire family
  • Demo stations, free samples and shopping


Artist workshops in all mediums     Artist workshops in all mediums    Artist workshops by Instructors


Friday, Saturday and Sunday,
November 14, 15, 16, 2014.
Workshops begin on Thursday the 13th

Entry is free to Shop Art Supplies and Trade Show
Friday & Saturday: 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Sunday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Workshops begin Thursday at 9:00 am
Hilton North Raleigh/Midtown (3415 Wake Forest Road Raleigh, North Carolina)

Letter From the Coordinator

Hope you have all been doing great and enjoying your life of creativity. If you're like me, you wake up in the morning and think...hmmm, what am I going to create today...
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Featured Workshops
SU1404 -From Field to Studio--Painting the Indoor Landscape
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Instructor: Joe McGurl
FR1410 - Painting an Artistic Floral in Watercolor
Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Instructor: Sterling Edwards
TH1413 - Loose Contemporary Figure Painting
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Instructor: Bob Burridge
SA1412 - Painting Pastels that Resonate with Emotion
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Instructor: Mario Robinson
TH1409 - The Basics of Acrylic Abstraction
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Instructor: Joseph DiGiulio
SU1402 - Portrait Painting : Capturing a likeness from a Photo
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Instructor: James Sulkowski
SA1403 - Oil Painting Without Drawing Workshop  Still Life
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Instructor: Dominic Vignola
FR1411 - Realistic Portraits in Pastel
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Instructor: Lisa Ober