Stories

We've decided to post all of our artist opportunities in one spot to make it easier for our network of creatives. Read on for call-outs and more, and be sure to read all the way through - we wouldn't want you to miss an important...

The Pendleton Artists Society will be featuring the work of Nickel Plate Arts Studio Artist John Reynolds during their "Spring Fling" exhibit this May. An artist with a multi-faceted creative streak, Reynolds worked for many years as an architect before transitioning to a career as...

This May, Our Town Cicero will be featuring the work of Nickel Plate Arts Studio Artist Roseanne Crowell during their monthly Arts and Design Third Thursday art reception at 10West. Known primarily for her work for in pastels, Roseanne has received many awards for her...

Michael Janosky is wasting no time. After participating in a two-person exhibit at the Hoosier Salon Carmel Gallery this past February, Janosky's art will be featured in a solo exhibit at Blackford County Arts Center in Hartford City. "Making Marks" will showcase Janosky's signature oils...

“A rising tide lifts all boats,” John F. Kennedy once said. It’s true for large economies and small, and it’s true for the Nickel Plate Arts audience of people taking and offering classes. In our case, the idea is that when you support or lift...

Looking for a fun job in an exciting, creative environment? Hamilton East Public Library is currently accepting applications for assistants in their Ignite Studio, a community arts makerspace that will be opening this summer. This position is part-time (20 hrs. per week).  Must be available to work a flexible...

Looking for a way to support you local arts community?  Why not volunteer?! Each month, we need the help of talented, fun-loving people like you to support all of the amazing things going on in our arts community!  Here are the volunteer opportunities that are coming...

Local artists: are you looking for ways to connect and work with Noblesville businesses? The Noblesville Chamber of Commerce has a FREE marketing opportunity for you! The Made in Noblesville 2018 - Taste of Business event will take place on Thursday, April 12th from 4pm...

By Casey Kenley Say you visit a gallery or art fair and are drawn to a certain artist’s style and work. You get a chance to meet the artist. You chat about the person’s craft, inspiration and background. None of the pieces you see is “just...

By Ailithir McGill - Nickel Plate Arts Director and April Showcase Artist After two years of work, four all-nighters between Christmas and mid January, a lot of stress on my relationships, and two months of back & forth with the printer, my children's book is finally...