Artist in Residence

September

MEET + GREET THE MAKER
Sep
5
5:00 pm17:00

MEET + GREET THE MAKER

  • Artist Cottage

Meet Tim Gardner of Cedar Mountain Banjos, learn about his craft of making heirloom-quality open-back banjos, and enjoy light bites and drinks with a special live performance by Tim Gardner.

GALLERY HOURS
Sep
6
Sep 8

GALLERY HOURS

  • Artist Cottage

Stop by the Artist Cottage for an inside look into the process of handcrafting open-back banjos and learn how Tim Gardner is keeping the old-time banjo tradition alive today.

Gallery hours are held during the following times:
Tuesday, September 5–Friday, September 8 from 10am–12pm

Reservation not necessary.
 

BANJO AT THE BLUFF: BEGINNER
Sep
8
2:00 pm14:00

BANJO AT THE BLUFF: BEGINNER

  • Artist Cottage

Celebrate the mountain craftsmanship, music, and lifestyle of Cedar Mountain Banjos during a banjo instructional group lesson led by Tim Gardner. Learn how to hold, tune, and care for a Cedar Mountain Banjo, and receive an introduction to old-time clawhammer-style banjo playing with different chords, picking techniques, and songs.

Cedar Mountain Banjos provided for use during the workshop.

BANJO AT THE BLUFF: INTERMEDIATE
Sep
9
2:00 pm14:00

BANJO AT THE BLUFF: INTERMEDIATE

  • Artist Cottage

Celebrate the mountain craftsmanship, music, and lifestyle of Cedar Mountain Banjos during a banjoinstructional group lesson led by Tim Gardner. Building on the basics of old-time banjo styles, Tim will focus on timing, rhythm, ear training, practice techniques and jamming on a Cedar Mountain Banjo during this intermediate workshop. 

Cedar Mountain Banjos provided for use during the workshop.