Building Community Through Art

From chalk drawings to cirque performances, art, like beauty, is in the eye of the beholder.  Thanks to local organizations dedicated to promoting the arts, residents of Fayette County have a lot to behold.

The Artists of Fayette County

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of every day life.”                                                                   – Pablo Picasso February isn’t much of a month so far as months go. It has only 28 days (or 29 in a leap year… this year, in fact), it’s cold and gray. Not much happening nationally other than Valentine’s or President’s … Continued

Meet the Artists

 Heather Bergholt, Pick it Place Designs  Quote: “Wherever my art may lead, I hope it brings a sense of happy to everyone and every decorative space.”  In 2013, art was being used as a therapeutic practice for Heather, painting bold colors and bright flowers encouraged optimism, enthusiasm and joy. Her first piece sold in 2017, launching her hobby into a…

Heirloom Market Co. & Bakeshop

In October, a very important spot opened up here in Fayette County. One that would give the many talented makers a place to showcase and sell their work. A comfortable dwelling for residents to enjoy homemade treats and carefully made drinks with family and friends.

February 2020 Around Town

What’s the Fur Ball? The FurBall is an incredibly, entertaining gala being planned for Valentine’s Day, February 14, 2020, with the proceeds to benefit CoCo’s Cupboard. Coco’s Cupboard, one of the southern crescent’s leading animal rescue groups, has announced its inaugural gala fundraising event, The FurBall. Headlining the event scheduled at The Venue at Daisy Hill … Continued

O Christmas Tea – Business Women of Fayette and Coweta

A wonderful night was had by all at the annual O Christmas Tea fundraiser. The team raised funds for 5 different nonprofits that provide services to women and children. This year's charities were Bloom, Pathway Home for Women, Southside Support, TEAM Alliance and Wo Ye Bra. Photography by Chey Photography and Randy Bayne Photography.

Fayette County Lifestyle Launch Party

This one is so special to me. We honored our launch partners (folks who believed in our mission before we had a product!) at Revolution New Italian and had a ball! It was a fun night of new friends, networking and fabulous breads and circuses. Thank you to all of my advertising partners, we appreciate … Continued

Be My Valentine

February 14 is ubiquitous with ardent expressions of love. On this special day, lovers seek traditional and creative ways to show and pledge their affection for one another. The symbolic red rose and fancy chocolates are sweet gestures that warm the heart. A rendezvous away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life is a perfect gift for romantics who are…

An Artist’s Paintbrush

Oil Painter, Kate Saville, has chosen to rise above the norm, rather than fit in. Often, she puts aside the paint brush for the palette knife. Purposefully and passionately, she applies seemingly endless layers onto the canvas, in bold textures and bright colors. Saville’s artistic style reflects her core values - bold, authentic, welcoming.

Sweet Sanctuary in Sandy Springs

Empty nester professionals with a fast-paced lifestyle desired a special space for relaxation in this family room located on the second floor of a 6000 square foot traditional style home in an exclusive Sandy Springs neighborhood. The 13’W X15’L area, with a 9 foot ceiling, sits adjacent to the dining room, kitchen, and entry hall, and faces a landscaped backyard.