In November of 2011 a group of art lovers met informally to discuss starting a Jackson County Arts Council. Everyone agreed that such an organization would help coordinate and invigorate the current art scene as well as stimulate the local economy. Vowing to get back together after the holidays, plans were put on hold until February 2012 when a dynamic core of ladies went to work. Two years later the result of their work is evident. The JCAC … Read More
What’s New with JCAC?
November 2, 2016 By Diana Bagwell
The Jackson County Arts Council strives to promote and encourage art in the community. So we hope that you will join us on the second Tuesday of each month as we bring you a variety of programs to bring out your inner artist. From painting, drawing, and craft workshops, to poetry and music, and so […]
October 17, 2016 By Diana Bagwell
We would like to thank our 2016-2017 Board Members for their commitment to the JCAC. Please take a few moments to visit the JCAC Executive Board page to learn about our board members. Teddie Lohmeier, Belinda Harris, Joray Lockridge, Tamara Manchester, Sherry Aquino, Gail Daly, Don Lohmeier, Diana Norton-Bagwell
November 19, 2015 By admin
Order your 2016 Jackson County’s Got Talent tickets online NOW! Get yours early before they are gone… ORDER HERE! Don’t forget to vote for your favorite contestant! Online donations (votes) are gladly accepted.
November 8, 2015 By admin
JCAC is proud to announce their 2016 annual fundraiser event: Jackson County’s Got Talent! Talent from around Jackson County will again partner with local non-profit organizations to battle it out for the winning title. Your vote/donation helps support your favorite performer and non-profit group. Watch here for more details about voting and how to purchase […]
April 17, 2015 By admin
The Jackson County Arts Council sponsored the Celebration of the Arts County-wide Student Art Show. (Read about the event) The show was judged by Debra Swantek, owner of Braselton Gallery in Downtown Braselton, and artist Lynn Page. Both Debra and Lynn were two of the founding board members of the Jackson County Arts Council in […]
Dancing with the Stars 2015
The Jackson County Arts Council sponsored “Dancing with the Stars — Jackson County Style!” Saturday, January 31st, 2015 at 6:30pm at the Jefferson Civic Center.
The Winners are
Judges Choice - Emily and Rick
Danced for Lindsay's Legacy
People's Choice - Angel and Taylor
Danced for the Nicholson Harold S. Swindle Public Library
Congratulations to all who participated!
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CALLING ALL ARTISTS! The JCAC is sponsoring a booth at the Folk to Fine Arts Festival in Commerce, March 3 – 5. If you would like to display/sell your work, call..