Dates & Details

2021 Details

November 11, 12, 13 & 14 2021
Workshops begin Thursday at 9:00 am
and go through Sunday
Hours/Trade Show:
Trade Show: Entry is Free to Shop Art Supplies 
Friday & Saturday: 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Sunday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Hilton North Raleigh/Midtown (3415 Wake Forest Road Raleigh, NC)
Brought to you by:

Jerry's Artarama Art Supplies

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art of the carolinas, raleigh, nc 20th anniversary


What to know about the Art of Carolinas

2021 AOC , 20th Anniversary, Celebrating 20 Years!

Entry to the trade show is FREE! (Friday & Saturday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m)

You are in for an amazing time! This is the 20th annual Art of the Carolinas trade show and workshops we've put together for you. Each year the event gets bigger and better! This year we expect a record turn out, sold out classes and big savings on art materials.

  • 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 (12th) & Saturday (13th): 8:00am - 5:30pm
  • Sunday (14th) 10:00am - 3:00pm
  • Workshops begin Thursday the 11th at 9:00am
  • Learn about supplies, see demonstrations, Q/A and some free samples*

Letter From the Coordinator

sharon-thumbnail.jpg I am happy to announce that Art of the Carolinas 2021 is a GO! We will be meeting in person at the Hilton Raleigh North Hills in November, 2021! To say I am happy is definitely an understatement. We have all worked very hard every year for 20 years now, to bring this event to you each November, two weeks before Thanksgiving. And thankful we are to be able to celebrate our 20th Anniversary with you!!!... Read More >