June 24, 2015
Craft @ the UMLAUF
Retro art with rad beer! Artist Gracelee Lawrence will lead you through the classic 1970’s art of macrame while you sip on beverages from Austin Beerworks. At the end of the night, take home your own knotted treasure.
All supplies and beverages included. Must be 21 or over to attend.
About the Artist:
Gracelee Lawrence received her BFA in Sculpture from Guilford College in Greensboro, NC. and is pursuing her Masters in Fine Art in Sculpture + Extended Media at the University of Texas at Austin. She is a contributing writer for the International Sculpture Center Blog and Catapult Magazine. Lawrence has exhibited at grayDUCK Gallery in Austin, TX; BLUEorange Contemporary in Houston, TX; Saint Cloud University in Saint Cloud, MN; Cape Fear Community College in Wilmington, NC; The Carrack Modern Art in Durham, NC; Rancho Paradiso in Joshua Tree, CA; and the Visual Art Exchange in Raleigh, NC. She received the David Womack Memorial Fiber Arts Scholarship (2014), Eyes Got It! Grand Prize Winner (2013), and the Ella Fountain Pratt Emerging Artist Grant (2011-12). She has also held several national residencies.