Mark Your Calendar:

Easels 2020 will be held on Friday, May 1, and Saturday May 2, 2020

(For more information, email Easels Chair Marilyn Rutland:

See the list of 2018 artists.

See the list of 2018 gardens — 20 gardens in all!

easels in the garden

Photos of this year’s event.

Photos of the 2016 event.

Photos of the 2014 event.

Art and Artists
plus Art for Children!


Easels celebration seen from a cupola window


Read about early architectural changes we just discovered.

View a photo gallery of the Cupola House gardens.

View a beautiful UNC-TV documentary on Frances Inglis and the Cupola House.

View a WRAL-TV news report on the Cupola House Restoration.

View a UNC-TV “North Carolina Weekend” video about the Cupola House