Arts & Entertainment

Art isn't a hobby here, it's a way of life

Since the late 1800s, Brown County, Indiana's scenic beauty, remote location and down-to-earth residents have attracted artists and artisans looking for an escape from the worlds distractions.

A W Mathis Primitive Paintings

A W Mathis Primitive Paintings

Address:220 Kelp Grove Road , Nashville, IN 47448
Phone:812-320-0747
Email:awmathisart@gmail.com
Website:http://amandamathisart.com

Amanda W. Mathis is an Americana / Folk Art acrylic painter. She lives, paints, and exhibits her work in the historic artists’ colony of Nashville. Painting scenes familiar to all, Mathis is known for pulling ideas out of memory and imagination, then adding a touch of humor and whimsy. By choosing not to paint facial […]

more >

Anabel Hopkins Fine Art / Les Nympheas Studio

Anabel Hopkins Fine Art / Les Nympheas Studio

Address:7867 Axsom Branch Road , Nashville, IN 47448
Phone:812-340-8781
Email:anahoppy47448@gmail.com
Website:http://www.anabelhopkins.com

Anabel Hopkins Studio feature original impressionist landscapes, New Mexico landscapes, and contemporary abstract paintings. Discover Anabel’s outstanding talent and maybe even get to see her in action! Art studio located adjacent to Lake Monroe and the Hoosier National Forest. Just five miles south of T.C. Steele State Historic Site. Décor, pond and landscape inspired by […]

more >

B3 Gallery

B3 Gallery

Address:61 West Main Street , Nashville, IN 47448
Phone:812-988-6675
Website:http://www.b3.bussert.com

Representing over 25 artists, B3 Gallery is your source for handmade Indiana art! This locally-owned gallery offers a wide variety of functional and fine art, all produced by Indiana artists. You’ll find a huge variety of jewelry, pottery, photography, glass, painting, fiber arts, wood products, and more. That’s not all…B3 Gallery also has plenty of […]

more >

Brown County Art Guild

Brown County Art Guild

Address:48 South Van Buren Street , Nashville, IN 47448
Phone:812-988-6185
Email:roberta@bcartguild.org
Website:http://www.browncountyartguild.org

Nestled in the heart of downtown Nashville, the Brown County Art Guild is the home to the Marie Goth Estate Collection, which includes major works by four of the Guild’s founding artists. It also features and sells the artwork of over 45 regional member artists and hosts a long list of special events throughout the […]

more >

Faerie Hollow Studio

Faerie Hollow Studio

Address:1650 Salt Creek Road , Nashville, IN 47448
Phone:812-988-8378
Email:cheri@cheriplatter.com
Website:http://www.cheriplatter.com

Faerie Hollow Studio has been nestled between two hills in Brown County since 1992. Owners Dallas and Cheri Platter’s studio features lampworked beads by Dallas, precious metal clays in silver and bronze, jewelry designs by Cheri, and hand-painted silk scarves. Stop by the studio and workrooms Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., […]

more >

Hand Maiden

Hand Maiden

Address:5365 Tailhook Lane , Unionville, IN 47468
Phone:812-988-2377
Email:elmshoot@gmail.com

The Hand Maiden is the fiber studio of Kathy Sparks. Traditional brown ash baskets, made in the Shaker style, primitive rug hooking, spinning and weaving studio. Yarns are often dyed using traditional natural dyes. Open by appointment only or in October, as a member of the Back Roads of Brown County Studio Tour.

more >

S3 – Shared Studio & Maker Space

S3 – Shared Studio & Maker Space

Address:61 West Main Street , Nashville, IN 47448
Phone:812-988-6675

Located within B3 Gallery, this dedicated work space is designed to provide a melding of art and technology tools, as well as provide a place for makers to work in community. The space includes a variety of tools, including a laser cutter, 3D printer, alternative process darkroom, woodworking tools, a kiln, jewelry making tools, stained glass […]

more >

TC Steele State Historic Site

TC Steele State Historic Site

Address:4220 TC Steele Road , Nashville, IN 47448
Phone:812-988-2785
Email:tcsteeleshs@indianamuseum.org
Website:http://www.tcsteele.org

Discover this hidden gem of Brown County! Attracted by its natural beauty, famed Hoosier Group impressionist artist Theodore C. Steele (1847-1926) was the first major artist to settle in Brown County, now the “Art Colony of the Midwest”. The TC Steele State Historic Site offers regularly scheduled tours year round of Steele’s painting-filled studio and […]

more >

The Wood Frog Farm

The Wood Frog Farm

Address:1294 McLary Road , Nashville, IN 47448
Phone:812-345-4711
Email:scott@thewoodfrog.com
Website:http://www.woodfrogfarm.com

Born out of a journey back to the roots of what is really important like healthy food, quality products, caring for the environment, and a simpler way of life, The Wood Frog Farm is a cool, modern day homestead! Head to the farm to select handcrafted wood items, some tasty jams prepared in small batch […]

more >