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Learn watercolor basics from a regional artist, hear about watercolors on view in the Ackland’s newest exhibition, and taste local beers with the brewer who crafted them at a virtual version of our hands-on art-making and beer-tasting event. This summer’s event will feature watercolor artist Jeanine Tatlock, curator Dana Cowen, and brewer/owner Jason McCarter of Craftboro. Presented in connection with Drawing Attention (on view June 18 – Sept 12, 2021).

Event Tickets (includes art kit):

$13, includes art kit and virtual program ticket. Cost of the growler (and bottle deposit) is additional. Event tickets must be purchased through the Ackland calendar. Beverages must be purchased through Craftboro.

Art Kits:

After you buy your tickets, your art kit full of supplies for the event can be picked up at Craftboro Brewing Depot between June 15 and June 24. While you’re there, purchase a growler of Craftboro beer or a non-alcoholic beverage from the menu of options selected for our event.


Beer and non-alcoholic beverages must be purchased on site at Craftboro at time of pickup or through Craftboro’s website: https://commerce.arryved.com/location/BDsMDyTE.

In-Person Pickup and Curbside Pickup are available for online beverage orders. Craftboro Brewing Depot is located at 101 TWO HILLS DRIVE UNIT 180 (just off S. Greensboro Street), CARRBORO, NC 27510.

Event Location:

This is a virtual event held on Zoom. Your link to join will come in your confirmation email. If you do not see it, please check your spam or junk folder. Email acklandRSVP@unc.edu if you encounter any problems.


Two beer bottles with the words 'Arts' and 'Drafts' on bottle against a brick background


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