Mint Hill’s Trip Rogers featured on BBC Ireland

In this week’s paper, we report on Trip Rogers and his duo Thistledown Tinkers who were recently profiled on a BBC Ireland program. Here’s the segment that featured him and Tom Eure.

Also, Thistledown Tinkers have a house show coming up January 21 at 7:30 p.m. The event is at the home of Nancy Howe in Charlotte and tickets are  $10 in advance. You can purchase them online by going to the Mint Hill Scottish Society website.


Mint Hill Arts to host painting presentation tomorrow

Noted North Carolina artist Curt Butler will give a presentation on painting at Mint Hill Arts tomorrow (Tuesday, June 22) from 6:45 – 9 pm.  Butler, a professional artist and teacher, enjoys sharing his passion and knowledge with others to create a journey for someone else.  In 2006 he started Butler Studio where he creates paintings for galleries, businesses and private collections.  Butlers’ paintings focus on his surroundings including the Appalachian, Piedmont and coastal plains of North Carolina. He currently teaches adult oil painting at Gaston School of the Arts. The public is welcome to attend this free presentation.