The sixth annual “Welcome to Fairyville” event begins on the Nickel Plate Arts campus April 18 and runs through April 21. Most events are free. See whimsical abodes during the Fairy Home Show, create fancy fairy crafts, attend a fairy tea party and more. See the full schedule and details at nickelplatearts.org.
‘ALL OF OUR BEST EXHIBIT’
Through May 25, Hamilton County Artists’ Association will present its “All of Our Best” judged exhibit of juried artists’ work at The Birdie Gallery, 195 S. Fifth St. A reception is set for 6:30 p.m. May 4. The exhibit will be open weekly from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursdays, 1 to 4 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays.
SOPHIE DOELL EXHIBIT
Throughout the month, Hamilton County Artists’ Association is hosting the work of local artist Sophie Doell at the Noblesville Visitor’s Center, 839 Conner St. The free exhibit is open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 5 p.m.
AILITHIR O. MCGILL SHOWCASE
Each month, Nickel Plate Arts presents a showcase of artwork by a local artist or art group inside its Stephenson House Gallery. For the month of April, the arts organization will feature the works of its director, Ailithir McGill. McGill is an experienced illustrator, having recently illustrated the children’s book “The Owl and the Pussycat.” The free exhibit is open to the public from noon to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays.
YOUNG ARTISTS 2018
For the month of April, Nickel Plate Arts will exhibit the works of Noblesville Schools’ budding Basquiats. Artwork by the area’s elementary students will be on display through April 28. The exhibit, at the Nickel Plate Arts campus, 107 S. Eighth St., is free.
BIRDIE GALLERY DROP-IN STUDIO
The Hamilton County Artists’ Association’s Birdie Gallery, 195 S. Fifth St., is open from 1 to 3 p.m. each Thursday for the public to take part in an open-studio session. All are welcome, from novice to experienced, at no cost. Come with your supplies and create in the company of others. For more, visit hcaa-in.org.