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Artist Showcase

Featured Artists at the Library for April

Have you had a chance to stop by our gallery wall and display case this month? If not, you should take a few moments to check out our talented featured artists for the month of April! Each month, the Library... Continue Reading →

February Showcase Exhibit Featuring Ceramics Artist

Each month, The John P. Holt Brentwood Library hosts two local artists on the Friends of the Brentwood Library (FOBL) Gallery Wall and Showcase Display. The February artist in the Showcase is Jana Rohlickova. Jana grew up in the Czech... Continue Reading →

October Showcase Exhibit Featuring Guitar String Jewelry

Each month, The Brentwood Library hosts two local artists on the Friends of the Brentwood Library (FOBL) Gallery Wall and Showcase Display. The showcase display for October will host Brenda Anderson, who creates beautiful jewelry from guitar strings. Brenda has... Continue Reading →

August Showcase Exhibit – Handmade Books by Katie Gonzalez

Friends of Brentwood Library showcases hand-bound leather sketchbooks, journals and photo albums in August This month, the Brentwood Library showcase features Katie Gonzalez, a bookbinder creating meaningful handmade books every day. Katie studied the art of bookmaking in Cortona, Italy.... Continue Reading →

May Glass Showcase Artist – Jonna Vaughn

Jonna Vaughn: Handmade Glass Jewelry Learn more about Jonna Vaughn of Tennessee Glass Stains. Vaughn's handmade glass jewelry is on display all month long in the glass showcase. Her handcrafted designs rest on Sterling Silver and dazzle the gazing eye.... Continue Reading →

May Gallery Wall Artist – Sarah H. Reeves

Sarah Houston Reeves: Oil Paintings Learn a little more about featured gallery wall artist, Sarah Reeves, this month. Her work will be displayed on the gallery wall across from The Brentwood Room all May. Sarah Houston Reeves was born in... Continue Reading →

Library Showcase for April Featuring Pottery Masks by Susi Graves

Susi Graves Pottery Masks Light shades of green and welcoming hues of blue welcome the peering eyes of passers by at the library entrance. This month's showcase features pottery masks and paintings depicting Tennessee beauty, created by Susi Graves. Graves'... Continue Reading →

April Gallery Artist

Carroll Jones: Watercolors Walking into the library it's hard to miss the stunning artwork on display for the artist gallery this month. The beautiful watercolor paintings by¬†Carroll Jones are on display. Her paintings consist of one or two objects being... Continue Reading →

Arbor Day Contest Winners Showcased at the Library

Participants in the 2017 Arbor Day Contests have overwhelmed judges with a record number of creative entries across all age groups!   Third and sixth-grade winning poster designs are now on display in the glass showcase at the library entrance.... Continue Reading →

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