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    Presented by at Greater Flint Arts Council

    September 8 - October 7, 2016



    2nd Friday ARTWALK happens every month in beautiful downtown Flint 6pm-9pm at Greater Flint Arts Council next door to Halo Burger on Saginaw. Free to the public and great for all ages... good times and and great art are paired with tasty food, delightful drinks, and wonderful music! Get your map for the evening while visiting GFAC and stroll over to other amazing venues to discover the wonders awaiting around the next surprising corner in our fantastic town. Mark your calendars for the 2nd Friday of each month! THEN COME AGAIN WHEN THE GALLERY IS QUIET AND YOU HAVE TIME TO ABSORB THE ART AND ENCOUNTER IT IN WAYS YOU NEVER KNEW POSSIBLE. LET THE ART TOUCH TOUCH YOU IN THE STILLNESS OF THE GALLERY.
    FRIDAY 9 AM-5 PM

    SEPTEMBER is The Return of the awaited 2016 Flint Festival of Quilts!!! Catch the MTA Bus with the dedicated route to our 13 locations where you will find quilts and more! The Festival always begins on the Thrusday before ARTWALK on the 2nd Friday in September and continues the next day on the following Saturday!!!...Excitement is in the Air as ARTWALK Fun comes once Again and is such a fun part of this festival!!! ARTWALK this September showcases the talents and expressions of Our Home Town Deaf Quilters! Enjoy ARTWALK night and the works of Flint's three deaf quilting guilds: Deaf Quilter's United, Deaf Quilting Block, and Flint Deaf Quilters. Also a few deaf friends join the mix for a show whose variety, color and precision sewing will impress the pickiest of all sewers!...These works will be showcased September 8th thru October 7th at Greater Flint Arts Council. Our 2nd Friday ARTWALK opening reception September 9th 6pm-9pm is a gooooood Time For ALL!!! 

    Every ARTWALK share a lovely evening with friends and family! This month's ARTWALK is on Friday, September 9th from 6pm-9pm. Here you'll find a fun filled night of art, and refreshments! The original works of art up for veiwing all month long, by the deaf quilters, will leave you facsinated and intrigued! Our September  ARTWALK is always a welcome exhibit indeed! Come and see! Get Ready for a Month of Awesomeness!!!

    Also while you're here, check out our back hall filled with Art for Sale!!!!...Take home something to that perfect spot, or get ideas that will take care of Uncle Henry's Christmas or Birthday gift...early!... so you can put it up for upcoming holidays and spread out those impending holiday dollars... all the while supporting our community by supporting Greater Fint Arts Council!!!

    So come on out and indulge in great art, refreshments,and fabulous company!...Enjoy our the summer air and take a walk downtown to the other exciting spots of ARTWALK located down the street or on blocks nearby...Let the warm September breeze blow through your hair and join us as everyone enjoys the always festive and fresh atmosphere of our Monthly ARTWALK! 

    Our Home Town Deaf Quilters exhibiton will be open in addition to the 2nd Friday ARTWALK Monday through Friday 9am-5pm at the Greater Flint Arts Council, 816 South Saginaw Street, next to Halo Burger in Beautiful Downtown Flint, through October 7th.  ALWAYS FREE and open to the public!!!!

    The staff and board of Greater Flint Arts Council sincerely appreciate the many generous artists and volunteers who contribute their time and talents to our wonderful community. Consider becoming a member and show your art in our annual Members Exhibition each January. Please feel free to call Greater Flint Arts Council if you are interested in volunteering or membership at 810.238.ARTS(2787). WE LOVE OUR VOLUNTEERS!!! THANK YOU!!!!

    Greater Flint Arts Council

    816 S. Saginaw St.
    Flint, MI 48502

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    ALWAYS FREE... but we do charge A Smile!!!

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        Geneseefun is brought to you by the Greater Flint Arts Council (GFAC), a nonprofit organization connecting residents and visitors to arts and culture to enrich the Flint region of Michigan. GFAC strives to promote and celebrate the arts-building new partnerships and to lay foundations of cultural growth for all the arts in our community.

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