Hickory – Taste Full Beans Coffeehouse & Gallery, Bottega: A Soulful Place, Full Circle Arts, Thistle Dew Nicely, and The Natural Olive will hold their 5th monthly Art in the Afternoon from 1:00 to 4:00 on Saturday, May 20.

Each of the locations will host a number of artists and offer specials and giveaways during the event. Visitors getting a stamp from each location will be entered into a drawing for a gift certificate from one of the venues.

Taste Full Beans will feature live music from Alistair and Zion, and work by artists John Murgo, Leslie Hamlin, and Terra Gedeon; potter, Amanda Dobbins; photographer, Jenn Garrich; woodworker, Sam Tallman; quilled cards by Suzy McGee; and much more. Taste Full Beans will have free coffee from 1:00 to 2:00, and buy one, get one free specialty drinks from 1:00 to 4:00.

Bottega will showcase work from the Unifour Arts Group and will have complimentary beverages.

Thistle Dew Nicely will feature the pottery of Rodney Smith and offer 5% off hanging baskets.

Full Circle Arts will continue their Tiny Art Show, a competition and exhibition of very small art works, including 98 pieces ranging in price from $10 to $500, and a Facebook coupon for $5 off purchase of $50 or more, good for art by FCA members, painting, jewelry, pottery, and more.

The Natural Olive will feature handmade cutting boards, trivets, marinara sauce, and more.

For more information contact Scott Owens at Taste Full Beans (828) 325-0108.