Posts by Ricky Evans Gallery

Red White and Blue First Friday

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Red White and Blue First Friday

It’s going to be a Red, White and Blue celebration for our First Friday this July 6th, 2018. Come and enjoy an evening of fun, art, and this month, our 4th of July theme. Date: July 6, 2018 Time: 5-7pm This year’s poster by Ricky...

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Should I Buy an Original or a Print?

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Should I Buy an Original or a Print?

Should I buy the Original piece of art or a Print? When it comes to a decision between purchasing an original painting, or a print of a painting, there are some considerations to take into account. In today’s world of technology we can produce fine art prints that look amazing, even when compared to an original. Prints of paintings can be done on fine papers, or fine canvas. We use both at Rick Evans Gallery. The printing technology we use in house is of the highest quality. Here is an example of one of Lisa Strazza’s original oil paintings (top) and a print of the painting,...

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First Friday Gallery walk featuring Susan Dade

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First Friday Gallery walk featuring Susan Dade

First Friday Gallery Walk featuring Susan Dade. At Ricky Evans Gallery Date: June 1, 2018 Time: 5-7 pm. Susan Dade will be our featured artist on this First Friday Gallery Walk, and she will be showing some new works. Come in to meet Susan in person, and see her new paintings. It’s going to be a fun and exciting evening....

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Welcome to Ricky Evans Gallery

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Welcome to Ricky Evans Gallery

Welcome to Ricky Evans Gallery in Southport, NC. We are a friendly gallery located right in the heart of Southport. We offer Coastal Art, Local Art and many gift items. You’ll find original local art, photography, and so much more. All in prices to fit any...

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May 4th First Friday Gallery Walk Surprise

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May 4th First Friday Gallery Walk Surprise

We had our First Friday Gallery walk this May 4th, and as usual many people came and we had a lovely evening. We had lots of art and sculpture to see, indoors and out. On top of all the people and fine art, we were honored with something different. The Cape Fear A Capella Carolers came and graced us with their lovely singing for about 30 minutes on our deck. It was a wonderful surprise, and we have a few photos to show from that evening.      ...

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Custom Picture Framing

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Custom Picture Framing

Fine picture framing at Ricky Evans Gallery Whether it’s a fine art piece like a painting, or a photograph, or just something special to you, we can frame it and make it look terrific in your home or office. We have hundreds of samples of frames and mat colors in many styles. More importantly we have an excellent staff of experienced, high-quality framing designers to help to achieve just what you are looking for. Come in any time for an estimate for your special piece. Your art will be in good hands.            ...

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Art Books of Southport, April

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Art Books of Southport, April

These art lovely books are written and filled with art by locals who know and love this area. They have within them many wonderful pieces of art depicting Southport, Oak Island, Bald Head Island and more. These will make wonderful coffee table books. When you have family, or guests, these also tell the story of where we live in a colorful and visual way. Great for the whole family. Here are the authors: Jimmy Moore   Robert Allen Potter   Thomas Harrelson...

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Two ink and watercolor by paintings by Ricky Evans

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Two ink and watercolor by paintings by Ricky Evans

These new original pen and ink with watercolor paintings by Ricky Evans are very much about Southport, but they are also about our coastal way of life throughout the Carolinas. They are a delicate color with detailed pen and ink. Media: Pen and ink, watercolor  ...

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Original Art

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Original Art

Original art is at the heart of Ricky Evans Gallery. It is one of the most important parts of what we do, and we love working with anyone who is looking for a special piece for their home. We carry fine original paintings, photographs, watercolors, and pottery, all by prominent well known artists in the region. We show only what we believe to be the finest art from artists that have proven themselves by creating imagery that touches the hearts of our visitors, so much so they want it in their own home. In our gallery you will find various styles and sizes. There is something for almost...

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Cape Fear Copper

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Cape Fear Copper

The fine work of copper-smith artisans Cape Fear Copper is available at Ricky Evans Gallery. The artisans, Kendal and “D”, are the creators of all this lovely copper work and we hope you come in to see the vast collection we have available. Most of their designs are the result of a collaborative effort between the two artisans. D’s mechanical engineering experience combined with Kendall’s love of the decorative arts blend well allowing them to execute any designs and custom requests they have encountered so far.  ...

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