Calendar of Events

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Knoxville Community Darkroom: Lumen Printing Workshop

Category: Classes & workshops and Exhibitions & visual art

10:30 AM - 1:30 PM with Jessie Morris and

Simple! All you need is something and the sun to make beautiful prints - and a little bit of time. Learn this process and how to apply the use of this in your design and creative process.

Bring: ideas, digital negatives, transparencies, objects to make, neg space, dried flowers, live flowers, old silver RC printing paper, new silver RC printing paper. (these are suggestions as materials will be provided)

$30 at The Knoxville Community Darkroom, 126 Jennings Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37917.

Historic Ramsey House: Deck the Halls Wreath Workshop


Category: Classes & workshops, History & heritage and Science & nature

Create your very own beautiful natural wreath in this hands-on workshop! Instruction, holiday refreshments, fresh greenery, and supplies are included (except garden cloves & small garden clippers). This workshop usually sells out quickly, so don’t wait to purchase your ticket!

Reservations required. Class Fee: $35 (Members $25)

Purchase tickets here:

Historic Ramsey House, 2614 Thorngrove Pike, Knoxville, TN 37914. Information: 865-546-0745,

Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts: Holiday Classes

Category: Classes & workshops and Kids & family

Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts invites community members to take a Holiday Class on Saturday, December 7, 2019. Create ornaments, cookies, holiday cards and other festive creations to bring home or give as a gift. A wide variety of workshops are offered for one day for kids and adults of all ages. Participants work independently or together – no experience necessary. Lunch is included.

Community Classes offer quality craft instruction in a range of media and are taught by Arrowmont Artists-in-Residence, and local and regional artists in Arrowmont’s professionally equipped studios. Community Classes are a great way to enhance your child’s art experiences, try a new craft or hone your existing artistic talents! This year, all class materials will be provided and are included in registration. Bring a friend and enjoy being part of the community at Arrowmont this winter! Full course descriptions are on Arrowmont’s website at and registration is now open.

Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, 556 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738. Information: 865-436-5860,

Ijams Nature Center: Events


Category: Classes & workshops, Festivals & special events, Free event, Health & wellness, Kids & family and Science & nature

View the calendar of ongoing events at

Ijams Nature Center, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920. Hours: Grounds and trails open during daylight hours. Call for Visitor Center hours. Information: 865-577-4717,