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Announcing Art From The Heart 2018

The Arts Council of Carteret County (ACCC) announces it’s 28th annual show and sale of original artwork, Art From the Heart. The exhibit will open in Morehead City on Friday, February 16 and close on Saturday, March 3.

This non-juried show is open to artists 18 years of age or older who reside in Carteret, Craven, Onslow and Pamlico Counties. Artists from those counties may participate whether or not they are members of the ACCC.

All ACCC member artists may participate regardless of their county or state of residence.

Artists who wish to join the ACCC or renew their membership may do so at registration for Art From The Heart or by mail. Click here to download the forms. Memberships levels begin at $25 per year.


Artist Registration

Artist registration will be held on Friday and Saturday, February 9th and 10th from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm, and on Sunday, February 11th from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm.

All Art From The Heart 2018 events, including registration, will be held at the west end of Morehead Plaza in the 2900 block of Arendell Street in Morehead City, in the commercial unit adjacent to Snap Fitness.

Original two and three-dimensional artwork in all media including oils, acrylics, pastels, charcoals, watercolors, collage, mixed media, pottery, sculpture, woodturning, fiber art, jewelry, and photography may be entered into this show. All artwork must be for sale.


Our Judge

The judge for Art From the Heart 2018 will be professional artist and art teacher Bob Rankin from Raleigh, NC. To view his full resume and numerous selections of his work please go to his website at

Mr. Rankin will conduct a critique and commentary session at the Art From The Heart gallery on Monday, February 12 at 6:30 pm. Artists may sign up for that session during registration. The cost will be $10 per participant.