News from The Little Green Team
Are y'all hot, or is it just us? This week certainly feels like summer! We have the perfect cure for the heat... WATER. On August 3rd the Little Green Team will host its monthly gallery exhibit and you do not want to miss this show. Daniel White's "Lakes, Rivers and Shores" is exactly what you need to pull you through the dog days of summer.
White is a visual artist from Birmingham, AL. His primary subject is “Billy,” an autobiographical in paint form.
Billy is the boy of the artist, and through his work he relives personal narratives and personal memories. Growing up, bodies of water were a familiar setting for his family.
Often details are either enhanced or erased, similar to the way we process our own memory. Through this process, Daniel hopes to communicate with his audience in a universal way, allowing him to tell his story but inviting the viewer to connect and share their own story as well.
We cannot wait to show you his newest pieces! Maker sure to mark your calendar for August 3rd, 5pm to 8pm.
Speaking of summer... have you picked up the new issue of No’Ala magazine yet? The summer issue is out and it is gorgeous.
I spy some great art from TLGS by Alan Davis!
And some of our favorite glass pieces.
Are you headed to the pool or the lake this weekend? Want a good read?? Pick up a copy today! You can thank the Little Green Team later.
PS - Want to know the coolest spot in Huntsville? Monte Sano! If you need a break from the heat drive up to The Little Green Store. We'd love to see you!
Have you seen the stunning set of note cards designed by our July exhibit artists?
Rebekah Bynum, Ann Steverson, Danielle Damson, and Jonny Scull created gorgeous new pieces of art for "A Midsummer Night's Dream" and asked that The Little Green Team use four of their images for #artgives.
Art Gives is The Little Green Store and Gallery's fundraising program. Click here to learn more about ways TLGS is giving back to our community with the help of our generous and talented artist.
far right card designed by Ann Steverson
Each set includes four blank note cards for just $10. They are perfect for any occasion - thank you, happy birthday, congratulations, condolences, or just a simple "missing you."
designed by Jonny Scull
designed by Danielle Damson
designed by Rebekah Bynum
Who wouldn't love to get a note in the mail with beautiful, local artwork on the front?!
The best part?? 100% of the proceeds from this set benefits The Land Trust of North AL. The Land Trust preserves and protects land and its legacies, including wildlife habitats, farms, historic sites, waterways, and mountains for conservation, public recreation, and environmental education to enhance quality of life in North Alabama. Talk about a purchase you can feel good about!
The Little Green Store is proud of our unique setting on top of Monte Sano, and we are thrilled to help further The Land Trust's mission with Art Gives. To purchase your set come see us at TLGS or visit our website.
The Little Green Team is in full prep-mode for our upcoming exhibit, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” The show features work from local artists Rebekah Bynum, Danielle Damson, Jonny Scull, and Ann Steverson. We cannot wait to share their new pieces with you!
Bynum is an oil artist who focuses on everyday beauty. She says, “I want the viewer to see my work and remember feelings that get pushed to the side during our normal business days.”
Bynum in her studio.
Squash by Rebekah Bynum
Damson is a Contemporary Realist whose subject matters range from still life, to figurative, landscape and portraiture. She considers the real product of her art to be the process and the resulting paintings, trinkets that happen to collect along her journey.
Delicate Keira by Danielle Damson
Scull is a Traditional Realist, painting portraits, figure and still life. He says for as long as he can remember he has had a great desire to create powerful realist art.
Scull in his studio.
Feather by Jonny Scull
Steverson is an oil painter known for her masterful figures, portraits, and still-lifes. Her contemporary work bridges the classical beauty with the contemporary painting practices of today.
Steverson hard at work (and Bynum snapping a quick pic!)
Daytime Stirrings by Ann Steverson
Don’t miss the opportunity to meet these incredible artists in person and to view the debut of several new pieces by each artist including landscapes, still-life’s and nudes.
From left to right - Danielle Damson, Rebekah Bynum, and Ann Steverson
Stunning art, delicious bites from Carlton’s Catering and live music by Daniel Adamek create the perfect pairing for a dreamy summer’s night. We hope you'll join us for the exhibit and reception on July 6th from 5pm to 9pm.
Robindra Unsworth inspires to make designs that make women feel beautiful and powerful, and we think she is nailing it. These three necklaces are our favorites right now.
Lastly, we cannot get enough of our newest jewelry designer, Kate Maller. With a passion for protecting people and our planet, Maller usues high quality 18/22k recycled gold, recycled argentium silver, and 100% conflict free and fair-trade diamonds. We love her mission, and we love her work!
Does anything say summer quite like popping open an ice cold beer in this Alabama heat? The Little Green Team agrees that if you must work hard, then play hard! And have we got the perfect product to help get your party started!
Sweet Art Attack, run by husband and wife team Ellen and Bret Hammen, designs fun and functional bottle openers that are handmade in the USA. There are two options to choose from – a wall anchored opener or hand held, and several adorable designs. The Little Green Store just received a huge new shipment, so come in and see us today!
Go on, open another. You deserve it!