By Todd Olvis Old Town Cornelius recently caught up with local artists Jon Byrd, Obray Cowan, Miss Lotus, and Joe Obso – creators of the colorful cosmic mural you’ve probably noticed while driving around Main Street. OTC began covering the murals progress back in July and we’re grateful for the artists agreeing to sit down… Continue reading Painting The Town! The Story of Four Local Artists’ Vision for OTC’s Cosmic Mural
Franklin Kernes is an up and coming modern artist with graphic design roots and a passion for his family and community. His love for his wife and daughter set him apart, and motivate him to keep creating. Because he is an essential member of the Cornelius Arts Scene, we set out to get to know him a bit better through an interview. Let’s see what he had to say!
You can see the work of artist Obray Cowan all over town, if you’re able to spot it before it walks away.
The Tawba Walk Arts & Music Festival is your all-access pass to discovering the area’s premiere talent! Join us for the return of the Spring edition of the Lake’s most action-packed, fun-filled community festival featuring an all-local cast of talent that is sure to get your creative juices flowing! Tawba Walk features: —> 2 stages… Continue reading Tawba Walk Arts & Music Festival April 14
Looking back at 2017, OTC was filled with exciting developments that are helping to shape a vibrant and flourishing arts scene just outside of Charlotte, NC. Known for its popular local breweries, Old Town Cornelius (OTC) is making a name for itself as a destination for culture of all kinds: from boutique stores and bottle… Continue reading The Year in Review: Top Headlines in OTC 2017
The inside scoop on a few of the best happenings in OTC each week! Off-the-Wall Paint Off and Spoken Word Open Mic Friday, September 22 7:00 pm-9:00 pm Studio 13, 19725 Oak St Unit 13 $5 cover at the door How it works: Artists will have a bucket next to their easel for you to… Continue reading Off-the-Wall, What’s in your Attic, Hops for Hope and The Chaos Accords, all THIS WEEK!
The inside scoop on a few of the best happenings in OTC each week. 2nd Friday Street Festival Friday, July 14 6:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m. Oak Street Mill 19725 Oak Street. The 2nd Friday Street Festival is back and ready to light up the streets of Old Town on Friday, July 14 from… Continue reading 2nd Friday Street Festival, Partner Thai Yoga Workshop and Christmas in July…this week in OTC!
The Dog Days of summer have arrived! ?? We love seeing our furry friends strutting their stuff at festivals & events around town. And now’s the time to really show off… Beginning with this month’s 2nd Friday Street Festival, we’re introducing an awesome way to get to know the fabulous and friendly pups of OTC.… Continue reading “The Hounds of Old Town” Meet and Greet this 2nd Friday