Artists Exposed

Artists Exposed

The Gallery at Flat Rock

Flat Rock, North Carolina

December 1, 2018


They generally toil behind closed doors, safely out of view, tucked away in studios near and far.

20 local artists have been coaxed into the spotlight for one special weekend, gathered together in one convenient spot for a lively event with numerous demonstrations.

Penland Benefit

Penland School of Crafts

33rd Annual Benefit Auction

August 10 & 11, 2018


Each year over 200 Penland artists donate remarkable works of art to support the mission of Penland School.


Flow Like Water by Erin Keane : Sculptural Book

Light is Elastic

Light is Elastic

Artist Talk by Erin Keane

The Gallery at Flat Rock

July 14, 3:00 pm


When light passes through layers of encaustic beeswax, it creates luminous imagery with visual depth and texture.

Using encaustic and photography, Erin explores elasticity of light as it dances around shadow and reflection.

Embracing Wabi Sabi

Southern Highland Craft Guild

Perfect Imperfection : Embracing Wabi Sabi

Main Gallery of the Folk Art Center

June 30 - September 30, 2018


Loosely translated, "wabi" is simplicity, whether elegant or rustic, and "sabi" means the beauty of age and wear.

It is the celebration of beauty found in what is natural, flaws and all, embracing perfect imperfection.

Evidence of Path by Erin Keane : Sculptural Book 

Pardee Foundation

Pardee Hospital Foundation

Cardiovascular Program


Black Tie Affair Gala

June 16, 2018


Awaken the Garden (mini) by Erin Keane

photography with encaustic beeswax

SHCG ARC Exhibition

Southern Highland Craft Guild

Annual Members Exhibition

June 2018 - June 2019


Appalachian Regional Commission

Washington, DC


Between Time by Erin Keane : Sculptural Book 

Arrowmont Exhibition

Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts

2018 Instructors Exhibition

Sandra J. Blain Gallery

May 12 - August 25, 2018


Encaustic Books : Wax Paper, Thread

Encaustic and Bookbinding Class

Instructor : Erin Keane

September 9-15, 2018

The Butterfly


The Butterfly by Erin Keane : fallen butterfly wings : encaustic beeswax covers : artist designed stitch

placed into the permanent collection of Museum of Encaustic Art


Sometimes Exhibition

The Galleries

Cabarrus Arts Council

Concord, North Carolina

"Sometimes" Exhibition

May 10 - July 13, 2018

Reception: June 1st


Artist Talk by Erin Keane

June 28, 7:00 pm

March Art Madness

The Gallery at Flat Rock

Flat Rock, North Carolina

March Art Madness

March 3 - March 31, 2018


Encaustic Demo by Erin Keane

Thursday March 22, 1:00-3:00 pm

A riotous display of creative activity

Taken to the floorboards of the gallery