Upcoming Events

 

Competitions, performances, festivals and exhibitions. We have a little something for everyone! Check the schedule below for details on upcoming events sponsored by Create Appalachia.

 

Create Appalachia’s First Annual Leaf & Root & Berry Appalachian Highlands Botanical Exhibition

Create Appalachia’s First Annual Leaf & Root & Berry Appalachian Highlands Botanical Exhibition

December 11 2020 at 12:00 am – January 31 2021

Looking for something COVID-safe and “art-full” to do on a beautiful afternoon? Visit our first annual Leaf & Root & Berry Appalachian Highlands Botanical Art Exhibition! It’s on display in the shop windows of charming downtown Erwin, Tennessee Enjoy a drive to the actual exhibit in Erwin where there’s plenty to do! Not in the mood for travel? This stunning work is viewable online, and all of it is for sale.

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Tips, Tricks & Hands On: Food Styling for Photographers

Tips, Tricks & Hands On: Food Styling for Photographers

(Offered later this year due to Covid)

Take your food styling skills up a notch or two in this day-long workshop led by Fred Turko and Elliot Shaffner, the principals of Fred + Elliott Photography. This talented couple from Richmond, VA boasts a long and impressive list of clients, including Coca Cola, Chips Ahoy, Hamilton Beach, and both Duke’s and Hellman’s Mayonnaise. They have also worked with publications such as Bon Appétit, Garden and Gun, Local Palate, and Virginia Living, among others.

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Food Styling for Chefs

Food Styling for Chefs

(Offered later this year due to Covid)

Chefs and other food professionals will love this interactive session, in which Elliott Shaffner and Fred Turko of Fred + Elliott Photography show how to photograph food and create great video stories in a real-life restaurant setting. This talented couple from Richmond, VA boasts a long and impressive list of clients, including Coca Cola, Chips Ahoy, Hamilton Beach, and both Duke’s and Hellman’s Mayonnaise. They have also worked with publications such as Bon Appétit, Garden and Gun, Local Palate, and Virginia Living, among others.

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