An interview with Tracie Noles-Ross, our 2017 Featured Artist

Posted by on Nov 3, 2017 in Blog, Uncategorized

Want to learn more about the 2017 Featured Artist, Tracie Noles-Ross? We’re asking her about her tools, her symbiotic relationship with nature, and how it has manifested in her artwork. Check out our interview with her below. How has art fostered your relationship with nature, and vice versa? Taking the time to photograph or draw from nature […]

An interview with Designer, Heather Garner

Posted by on Nov 1, 2017 in Blog, Uncategorized

We hope you have been enjoying the 2017 design campaign created by graphic designer & UAB graduate Heather Garner and showcasing the artwork of Tracie Noles-Ross. It’s beautiful! We love how she worked with the featured art piece and incorporated it into various designs for the campaign. We asked her a few questions about working on this big […]

2017 MRF Featured Art & Poster Design

Posted by on Aug 19, 2017 in Blog, Uncategorized

The making of the featured artwork by Tracie Noles-Ross for the 2017 Moss Rock Festival Poster. Scroll below for a blown up image of the art and to the bottom for the final poster design! When we met with Tracie Noles-Ross at Birmingham Breadworks earlier this summer to invite her to be Moss Rock Festival’s (MRF) […]

2017 MRF Featured Artist, Tracie Noles-Ross

Posted by on Jul 19, 2017 in Blog

It is our pleasure to announce that Tracie Noles-Ross has been selected as the Featured Artist of the 2017 Moss Rock Festival, which is slated for November 4 & 5, 2017 at The Preserve in Hoover. As the 12th eco-creative festival launched its yearly search for a dynamic artist whose work would harmoniously complement MRF’s collaborative synergy between art and […]

Moss Rock Festival 2016 in Picture

Posted by on Nov 23, 2016 in Blog, Uncategorized

At Moss Rock Festival 2016, Nature, SmartLIVING, Art + Design & much more aligned for an exploratory experience like no other. We kicked off the festival’s 2nd decade at The Preserve in Hoover, Alabama with much anticipation. Thousands of visitors ventured outdoors November 5 & 6 excited to interact with the Fall festival’s unique and engaging programming presented […]

Step into a Tiny Home or two Nov 5-6!

Posted by on Oct 29, 2016 in Blog

Design touches our lives in so many ways. It gives shape, interest, beauty and function to our surroundings. It’s inherent in the familiar, everyday objects we use. It propels life forward through innovation and creativity. Plus, it’s a key component to the identity we put forth to the world at home, work and play, affecting […]

2016 Festival Admission Announcement

Posted by on Oct 23, 2016 in Blog

Moss Rock Festival is coming up November 5 & 6 at The Preserve in Hoover. You may have noticed in recent ads or on social media that there will be an admission to the Festival this year: $5 Advance online $7 Gate – Adult Pass 10 Gate – Weekend Pass $3 Gate – Senior/Student Kids 15 & under […]

2016 Poster Art by Paul Cordes Wilm

Posted by on Oct 4, 2016 in Blog, Uncategorized

Introducing “Primping On The Preserve”, a painting created by Birmingham’s Paul Wilm for Moss Rock Festival’s 2016 Poster and festival media campaign. We hope you love it as much as we do! Read about the making of Paul’s painting on our blog, plus see the finished 2016 Poster design. Click here. To access our home page and start making your list […]

The Making of the 2016 Poster Design featuring art by Paul Cordes Wilm

Posted by on Sep 21, 2016 in Blog, Uncategorized

If you caught our August blog announcement, you’d know that prolific Birmingham artist Paul Cordes Wilm was selected as the 2016 Featured Artist for Moss Rock Festival’s (MRF) 11th annual poster. Selecting Paul’s work was the easy part. Honing in on an existing piece from one of his numerous art series proved more difficult. So we decided to commission him to […]

Paul Cordes Wilm selected as 2016 Featured Artist of Moss Rock Festival

Posted by on Aug 12, 2016 in Blog, Uncategorized

Moss Rock Festival has been delighted by many memorable animal subjects created by amazing local artists for its poster over the last 3 years. Susan Shoemaker’s “Dwarf Rabbit” had personality out the ying yang and a hypnotic gaze and expression that could make anyone smile. Darrell Ezekiel’s “Swirl Squirrel” was brought to life using recycled quilts as viewed through a modern, graphic silhouette.  Last year, […]

See featured art by Chiharu Roach come to life!

Posted by on Nov 1, 2015 in Blog, Uncategorized

We asked Moss Rock Festiavl’s featured artist, Chiharu Roach, to document the stages of her process when creating the beautiful work of art being showcased on the 10th anniversary poster for the eco-creative festival happening November 7 & 8 at The Preserve in Hoover. See the beautiful piece come to life from pencil sketch to […]

Enter #MossRockFest’s “Explore Birmingham Greenways” Giveaways!

Posted by on Oct 24, 2015 in Blog

Moss Rock Festival is excited to partner with the following Birmingham Greenway destinations for fun Nature Giveaways to celebrate the eco-creative festival’s 10th Birthday on November 7 & 8 at The Preserve in Hoover! Freshwater Land Trust Moss Rock Preserve Twitter: @fwlt Instagram: @freshwaterlandtrust Red Mountain Park Twitter: @redmountainpark Instagram: @redmountainpark Red Rock Ridge & Valley […]