Every month, ZAAP in Downtown Zanesville features an artist of the month.
This month, WHIZ's very own radio sales employee Erin France's art is on display. France says she has been involved with ZAAP for 2 years now, and has loved art since she was a child. As far as inspiration, she is creates things through the objects around her.
"I love found objects. I love vintage things. I love broken things because I feel like, so much of our society today is so throw away. So I try...
The First Friday Art Walk in Downtown Zanesville is taking place Friday. This month, the Zanesville Appalachian Arts Project (ZAAP) is highlighting artist Jennifer Sands.
Sands graduated from the Columbus College of Art and Design, and typically works with wool, fabric and resin. Some examples of these resin pieces will be on display at ZAAP. Sands says that the inspiration of her work that is currently on display came from changes in her life.
The Annual Zaap Gallery Art Auction is just one day away and organizers are saying it's an event you don't want to miss.
More than 80 pieces of local and original donated artwork will be displayed Friday night at the Zaap Gallery. The pieces all range in size and design.
"We have a whole variety of pieces of work. We have prints, we have some yard art, we have some whimsical pieces, sculptures, with more than eighty pieces of work there's bound to be something for anybody...
The Zanesville Appalachian Art Project has chosen its Artist of the Month for March.
The work of Rosemary Honnold will be on display for guests at the ZAAP gallery. This is the first time her art will be open to the public. Honnold creates a variety of different types of pieces and is excited to share them with others.
"I have landscapes of course and I like painting all types of things almost anything that will hold still for me to paint and as far as people I usually paint...
The Zanesville Appalachian Arts Project has chosen their featured artist of the month for January.
Kathy Jenkins is a member of ZAAP and this months featured artist. She says she spent almost forty years as a school teacher in the Franklin Local and Zanesville City School districts. Once she retired eight years ago she knew that art would be her full time hobby.
"I had it in my heart that I wanted to become an artist although I had done a lot of drawings and paintings...
Zanesville's art community is having an art walk Friday night.
The art walk will start at 5 o'clock Friday evening at the Z.A.A.P. Art Gallery located on Main Street in downtown Zanesville. Local artist and Z.A.A.P. member, Gary Graham, says people can expect to meet the artists and see a variety of winter-themed artwork.
"What they can expect by going around to different galleries and studios is you'll see local artwork, original artwork in all mediums and prints, note...
The Zanesville Appalachian Arts Project has chosen a featured artist for the month of October.
Cathy white is a member of ZAAP and has lived in Zanesville for the past seven years. She says that the constantly growing art community is what keeps her in town . White creates various types of artwork, but focused on photography for her current display.
"A lot of them are emotional photographs," said White. Leaves, snow, antiques and things, and I think we need to keep in...