Founded in 1979, Gilmer Arts and Heritage Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing the creative and cultural lives of those who live in Ellijay, Gilmer County and the North Georgia area.
We offer quality events and programs in the literary, visual and performing arts and encourage the preservation of our community’s cultural and historical heritage.
- Yoga Collage Begins Saturday June 1, 10:00am
Noor has been a student, teacher of Yoga since 1978. She graduated from Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy in 1995 and is a licensed Physical Therapy Assistant in Georgia. Learn the art of relaxation and the science of breathing along with postures to strengthen your body. Benefits to Yoga include; reduced stress, relief of pain, improved flexibility, weight loss, strength and balance. Noor creates a safe environment for personal development, health, and well-being, through the practice of Yoga. There will be three classes in this series on Saturdays, June 1,22, and 29 from 10:00
- Save the Date May 18, 2013 Auction
Join us at the Auction for Gilmer Arts Saturday 6:00 pm May 18, 2013. Scrumptious Buffet, Silent Auction, Live Auction and a night of unforgettable fun! Tickets are $50 per person, $40 for members. Call (706) 635-5605 for tickets and more information or
- Gilmer Arts Young Artist’s Class
Artist Mark Menendez will be offering a Young Artist’s class for Ages 9-13 this summer. The class will be in four sessions and he will cover four aspects of art. Class topics include:Fun Pencil Drawing Techniques,All About COLOR,How to Draw Faces and Figures, and How to Draw Animals. Materials Required: drawing pencils,eraser,11×14 sketch pad, and craft brushes. Bring photos from books, magazines or internet images that interest and inspire the young artist! There will be 4 classes in this series on Fridays June 7, 21, 28, and July 12 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm cost is $75.
- Gallery/Gift Shop
Stop by and shop the Gilmer Arts Gallery/Gift Shop open Tuesday, through Friday 12noon-4pm. The shop features original artwork from local artists. We have beautiful paintings, prints, pottery, jewelry, wood turned bowls, and much more.
- Become a Member!
Membership in the Gilmer Arts & Heritage Association brings wonderful benefits to you and your family. Click here to learn about special rewards cards and discounts on gallery events, classes and other offerings.