Tiny Art Show & First Friday Artwalk this weekend

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) – If you are looking for plans this weekend, there are two events centered around the local artistry.

Holly Garriott, Executive Director at Emerge Gallery and Art Center says the Tiny Art Show Pancake Supper and First Friday Artwalk are taking place in Greenville this Thursday and Friday.

The Tiny Art Show features thousands of pieces of artwork size 5″ by 7″ or smaller for $5 to $10. On Thursday is their annual Tiny Art Show Pancake Supper and presale of tickets for the art show.

The Tiny Art Show Pancake Supper features your breakfast favorites and gives a first-hand look at art pieces for sale. Proceeds benefit Emerge’s Educational and Outreach Programs.

Tickets are cheaper if purchased during the presale.

The Tiny Art Show is this Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Emerge Gallery & Art Center in downtown Greenville. Exhibition dates for the show are February 2 through 22.

On Friday is the First Friday Artwalk. The artwalk features different artists from around the area. It will be free and open to the public.

It also features the public opening reception of the Tiny Art Show and the Emerald Express, a free trolly to take attendees to 20 different spots that have either art shows, live music, or specials.

The February First Friday Artwalk is February 2, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.