Upcoming Events at Ashantilly

 

Darien’s Blessing of the Fleet Festival

The Ashantilly Center 15591 GA-99, Darien, GA

Ashantilly will again be at Art in the Park during the Blessing of the Fleet. We will have the small press inked up and ready to print! Come try your hand at Letterpress printing! Merchandise will include books by Buddy Sullivan (you may be able to catch him at our booth), notecards and coasters printedContinue reading "Darien’s Blessing of the Fleet Festival"

Free

Coastal Wildscapes Spring Native Plant Sale

The Ashantilly Center 15591 GA-99, Darien, GA

Ashantilly welcomes back Coastal Wildscapes and Native plant vendors for this annual sale. Come find out why you should plant Natives and select some beautiful and varied plant material for your garden.

Open Studio

The Ashantilly Center 15591 GA-99, Darien, GA

To celebrate Earth Day 2022, the Print Shop will have an Open Studio where we will print on recycled paper! Come learn a little about Letterpress printing! A free event open to the public.

Free

Harry deLorme to Speak on William O. Golding

The Ashantilly Center 15591 GA-99, Darien, GA

Harry deLorme will give a talk about the artwork and of the fascinating life of William O. Golding/Golden from Liberty County! Ashantilly has loaned our two Goldings to the Telfair for their exhibit, THE ART OF WILLIAM O. GOLDING: HARD KNOCKS, HARDSHIPS, AND LOTS OF EXPERIENCE. The Exhibit opened on April 1 and will continueContinue reading "Harry deLorme to Speak on William O. Golding"

Reception for Artist Resident, Tennille Shuster

Tennille has been creating beautiful work during her stay at Ashantilly Press! It has been delightful to have her here! Come out and chat with the artist and view the work she has done while here!!

WILD SPECTACLE: Seeking Wonders in a World beyond Humans

Looking for adventure and self-discovery, Janisse Ray has repeatedly immersed herself in wildness. From overwintering with butterflies in Mexico to counting birds in Belize, her stories capture the joys of heart-pounding amazement, discovery of romance, and becoming a better human. Reflecting on the sights of explorers like Bartram and Sacagawea, Ray documents experiences that areContinue reading "WILD SPECTACLE: Seeking Wonders in a World beyond Humans"

FALL NATIVE PLANT SALE

The value of native plants to our environment is unlimited! Coastal Wildscapes will again hold their Native Plant Sale at Ashantilly. A great variety of plants will be available from several vendors, some of whom will accept preorders. For information on these vendors, check here: https://www.coastalwildscapes.org/EVENTS  

BLUEGRASS AND BBQ

Ashantilly's annual fundraiser will again include  Rick Caldwell's delicious BBQ, local craft beer, and toe-tapping Bluegrass music. This year, local Jackson Bethune and his band will be playing! Don't miss the party! Just $35/person! If you are interested in being a sponsor for this event, contact us at ashantillycenter@gmail.com.

OPEN STUDIO!

Come print a holiday card! Our printers will have a couple of cards set for you to print and carry home. Learn a little about Letterpress printing and print  a special card! Free and open to the public!