The temperatures are traditionally cold, but Modern Studio is turning up the heat in February! Here’s our announced lineup of events this month:

Valentine’s Day Make & Take: Feb 9. Whether you have someone you love or someone you loathe, join us for this fun filled night of Valentines crafting. Don’t think you are crafty enough? Local artist, Sarah Brobst, will be on hand to lead you through the card crafting process and will have tons of ideas to help you get your message across.

Jubal with Eli FoxFeb 10. Jubal is the americana-folk coalescence of Taylor Kress & Bonnie Simmons based in Knoxville, Tennessee. With two voices and a guitar, Jubal works with simplicity to create an intricate and emotional sound. Joining Jubal will be the immensely talented and precocious Eli Fox Music! Eli’s style will take you on a musical journey to the past, present and future.

Count This Penny: Feb 11.Count This Penny  is a singer-songwriter duo born in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. They have appeared on Garrison Keillor’s A Prairie Home Companion. 

Angry Dad Gamer Let’s Play LIVEFeb 15. If you watch people play video games online and wonder “hey, I’d like to try that!” this is a great place to start. Host of Angry Dad Gamer’s Twitch/YouTube channels, Victor Agreda will host this “let’s play” event featuring the oddball game hit, I Am Bread.

Chocolate & Wine with Marble City OperaFeb 16. Join members of Marble City Opera for a delightful Valentine’s day feast of chocolate tastings & wine pairings provided by Holly Hambright of Holly’s Eventful Catering, and enjoy vocal serenades by Knoxville’s most talented musicians.

Adeem The Artist with Sanz EnglishFeb 24. We can not wait for this one. Join us on Friday, February 24th for a double dose of excellent songwriters when Adeem The Artist and Sanz English (Joey English) come to Modern Studio!
Drakeford with Travis Bigwood & Aubrey MullinsFeb 25. If you want to know what grace sounds like, this is it. Drakeford’s music is the kind of sound that’s akin to a cold lemonade on a sunny day and warm coffee while hiding from the rain with friends.

February Craft Fair at Modern StudioFeb 26. We’re back with another sampling of local artists and craftspeople from 11am-4pm.

Vertigo: An Evening with Dr. Andy HarnsbergerFeb 26. An interactive concert featuring renowned marimba clinician, recitalist and composer Dr. Andy Harnsberger. The concert will feature original percussion compositions for marimba, as well as an interactive educational component combining lecture with Q&A.