Make Your Own Ring
Visions of Creation
100 Cherry Street, Black Mountain, NC 28711
After a very successful winter season of teaching private classes on "Make your Own ring," Roberto Vengoechea, Designer and Owner of Visions of Creation, continues that agenda with classes for beginners in hand fabrication. Make your own sterling silver ring in our fully equipped studio in Black Mountain. This 8- to 10-hour class includes all your tools and silver; choose your own stone; go home with your hand-crafted St. Silver ring that you created; no experience necessary. COST $350. It's fun! It's educational. It's a beautiful memento of your visit to the Mountains. Call 828-669-0065 to schedule your hands-on class. Classes are small (two students max), enabling you to master skills and techniques with a fully trained professional.
Jonas Paints Love and Light - A Special Valentine's Painting Performance
February 14, 2015
Jonas Gerard at Riverview Station
191 Lyman St., Asheville, NC 28801
The emotions of love, affection and passion can be expressed in a wide variety of ways. Often it is with a grand gesture, full of the undisguised symbolism of romance. Other times it is in the subtle beauty that emerges when you work to incorporate these powerful feelings into your everyday actions. Join us for a special painting performance celebration of Valentine's Day.
Valentine's 'Passion, Temptation and Tango': A 1920's Candlelit Dinner, Music and Tango Revue
18 North Lexington Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801
6:15 p.m. and 8:15 p.m.
$90 Cocktails, Dinner, Wine and Show
An unforgettable Valentine's Dinner Show Revue 'Passion, Temptation and Tango' takes you to another time and place: 1920's Buenos Aires, Argentina. Our romantic restaurant, lit by candlelight and fireplaces, is the perfect escape to a most intimate and beautiful space. For this special occasion we have created a Buenos Aires inspired four-course dinner complimented by a bottle of wine and craft cocktail set for your pleasure to enjoy a live tango band and passionate tango dance revue with nationally recognized dance partners. The evening's experience is filled with the sultry music of Argentine Tango with its melodic sweet songs that inspire one of the most sensual ballroom dance styles. Presenting the top Tango and Latin dancers of the region, two couples will express romance, passion and temptation in improvised synchronized dance we know as Tango. This will be an unforgettable night with memories for years to come. For more information or tickets visit www.lex18avl.com Tango Band Members WARREN J. GAUGHAN - Pianist OWEN HARRIS - Accordion Player CAILEN CAMPBELL - Violinist Tango Dance Performers RICK HARRIS - Rick is the founder, owner and instructor of Blue Spiral Tango. Rick is a certified Tango instructor through La Escuela Argentina de Tango located in Buenos Aries, acknowledged and recognized by the Argentine Cultural Society. Rick has been dancing Tango for ten years and has studied with the best dancers and teachers in the U.S. and abroad. Rick has been teaching Tango for six years in Asheville and teaches in Knoxville TN. He successfully competes nationally at National Dance Competition. CHERYL CHANG- National Dance Competitor, Greenville, SC (more information forthcoming) ZEKI MAVIYILDIZ - Zeki currently teaches ballroom dancing at the Asheville Ballroom & Dance Centre. He is one of their premier dance competitors and competes across the United States in ballroom dancing. In addition to his many awards as a Latin Ballroom Dance Competitor and instructor, Zeki is a folk dance performer who has traveled throughout the world to over 25 countries as part of the Turkish National Folk Dance Troupe.
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