VISUAL ARTS

All events are free unless otherwise noted. 

Openings

George Catlin Exhibit — Amado Straw House, 3001 Frontage Road, Amado. Prints produced from digital files taken from original paintings at the Smithsonian Museum. 5-9 p.m. Jan. 4-7, 11 and 12. 309-0176. facebook.com.

Earth Shrines and Goddess Masks — Tucson Clay Co-op Studio, Gallery, & School, 3326 N. Dodge Blvd. Works by Lauren Raine. Through Jan. 31. Reception: 5-8 p.m. Jan. 19. 792-6263. tucsonclayco-op.com.

95: Henry Koffler Art Exhibit and Opening — Tucson Jewish Community Center, 3800 E. River Road. Jan. 12-March 15. Reception: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 14. 299-3000. tucsonjcc.org.

Reception

50th Annual Show — Southern Arizona Watercolor Guild Art Gallery, 5420 E. Broadway. Through Feb. 4. Reception: 5-7 p.m. Jan. 11. 299-7294. southernazwatercolorguild.com.

Et Cetera

Community Art Exhibit: Call for Submissions — Eckstrom-Columbus Public Library, 4350 E. 22nd St. All ages may submit one piece of hangable art, 18" X 18" or smaller. Packets available at Eckstrom-Columbus Public Library. Through Jan. 26. Open House: 2-3:30 p.m. Feb. 4. 594-5285. .

Mosaics 3-Using the Tapestry Method — Upcycle Tucson, 924 W. Grant Road. Learn to use the tapestry mosaic method to create a wall hanging. Age 16 and up. 2-4:30 p.m. Jan. 11; 10-12:30 p.m. Jan. 12. $59. 445-7694. upcycletucson.com.

Wire Working with Beads — Blue Raven Art School, 720 E. Prince Road. Learn to chain link beads together with wire, make earrings, connecting beads into chain, make a clasp and more. 6-9 p.m. Jan. 11. $35. 623-1003. blueravenartschool.com.

No-Sew Scrap Fabric Place Mats — Upcycle Tucson. Make a place mat from old clothes, sheets and fabric scraps. Call or go online to register. Ages 12 and up. 1-3:30 Jan. 18 and 19. $29. 

Creative Bead Workshop — Blue Raven Art School. Create or repair jewelry with assistance. Bring unfinished projects and beads to class. 6-9 p.m. Jan. 18. $35. 

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