Calls to Artists

Exhibits and Shows

Calls to Artists

The Arrowhead Artists and Artisans League is pleased to announce monthly opportunities for regional artists and artisans to show their work at the Annex Gallery in the Arrowhead Gallery and Studios, 78C South Catawba Ave, Old Fort, NC, 28762.  The Prospectus for each show is below.  Contact the curator or email if you have questions. Please come to Old Fort.  Show your work in our Annex Gallery.  See everything we have to offer.

Embracing Our Differences


All Artists and Artisans it’s time to demonstrate yourfeelings and visual expressions of the idea of how we are the all the same, nomatter what background someone has or what path people are on. Look at ourculture from a different perspective, use your medium in a new way, 2D and 3Daccepted.








Friday, July 5 from 2-4 pm. No exceptions unless you makearrangements in advance. If you can't come, send it with someone else. Therewill be prospectus sheets at the gallery that can be filled out whensubmitting. Please try to do this in advance. Sheets for submission areincluded here.

There will be a People’s Choice award given at the end of the exhibit to the piece receiving the most votes!


Pick Up:

Thursday August 1, which is also when we will have take in for August exhibit.

(If you can't come, please get someone else to pick up your work, we’ve no room to store them)

NOTE: When you pick up work, you may bring in work to enterthe following month’s exhibit at

the same time. August theme is “Bringing the Beach to theMountains.”


The winners of all our shows will have their art featured onboth the AGS and the A3L web-site, A3L newsletter, our Facebook page and inpress releases the following month.




Everyone is eligible to enter (need not be an A3L member)and are encouraged to

submit their best works. Both 2D and 3D work will beaccepted as long as they are in good taste and go by the guidelines.


All work must be ORIGINAL. NO Prints or reproductionsaccepted. 

Click here for prospectus (pdf)

From the Beach to the Mountains

The August Exhibit theme will be‘From the Beach to the Mountains’ and will be presented in partnership with theMountain Gateway Museum. Take in for this judged show will be on ThursdayAugust 1st from 2 to 6. Reception August 3rd. Lorelle Bacon is the curator.(associated image is by Belen Sambucety)

Click here for prospectus (pdf)

Focus (on Photography)

Curator John Sullivan
This show is all about photography.  Show us your photos, please.

Battle of The Brushes 2019

Curator Helen Sullivan
This is our annual plein air painting competition.
This is a judged show with cash prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.

Click here for more info (pdf)

Instructor Student Show

This show showcases the work done by our instructors and their students over the years since the Gallery has been open.


A2L - Arrowhead Artists and Artisans League


78C S Catawba Avenue
Old Fort, NC 28762

Tel: (828) 668 1100

Opening Hours
(JAN - MARCH) Wed through Sat - 10am to 5pm, Sunday 1pm to 4pm
(APR - DEC) Tue through Sat - 10am to 6pm, Sunday 1pm to 4pm