Goodwill Industries-Knoxville is hosting their annual Ghoulishly Goodwill Costume Contest, and they want to send their lucky winners to the Knoxville Zoo! To enter the contest, craft your outfit from Goodwill finds, take a picture, and submit it in any of the following ways:

  • Post to the Goodwill Industries-Knoxville Facebook Pagefacebook.com/gwiktn
  • Post the picture on Twitter and tag @GWIKTN.
  • Post the picture on Instagram and tag @goodwillknoxville.
  • E-mail the image to our Marketing Team at marketing@gwiktn.org

All entries should include a brief description of their costumes and the Goodwill purchases used to make them. Costumes must be created from Goodwill materials to be eligible to win. Participants must submit their costumes by November 2, 2014.

The prizes:
The Goodwill Industries-Knoxville Marketing Team will select the most creative costumes and the winner will be announced on November 3, 2014.

  • Grand Prize – A family membership to the Knoxville Zoo
  • 2nd Prize – A family 4-pack of tickets to the Knoxville Zoo
  • 3rd Prize – Two tickets to the Knoxville Zoo

For more information about the contest, visit www.gwiktn.org/events or any of the Goodwill Industries-Knoxville social media sites. Make sure to take your new costume to Boo at the Zoo to celebrate.

By purchasing your costume at Goodwill, you will help fund Goodwill’s job training programs for people with barriers to employment in East Tennessee. In 2013, Goodwill Industries-Knoxville served over 5,200 individuals in 15 counties. For more information, call 865.588.8567 or visit www.gwiktn.org.

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Transformation: New Works by Gallery Artists, Old and New

October 3-31, 2014 :: Opening Reception: Friday, October 3, 5-8 p.m. 

The District Gallery is pleased to present Transformation: New Works by Gallery Artists, Old and New. Fall is an exciting time, a time of inspiring transformation, and in that spirit we are showcasing our newest collection of fine art created by veteran gallery artists as well as newcomers to The District Gallery.

Transformation includes new works by veteran artists Ashley Addair, Chad Airhart, Donna Conliffe, and Brad Robertson (Robertson image above). New gallery artists represented in the show include Henry Callahan, Leslie Dyas, and Catherine Gibbs.

An opening reception will be held Friday, October 3 from 5-8 p.m. Come enjoy the paintings and meet the artists. The show is on display through October 31.

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Knoxville, TN — Goodwill Industries-Knoxville is proud to present the 6th Annual Goodwill Golf Classic in memory of our dear friend and supporter, Jerry Hatmaker. Join us on the green for a day to help support Goodwill’s mission of providing vocational training and employment opportunities for people with barriers to employment.

The tournament will be held Monday, October 20, 2014 at the Holston Hills Country Club. Participants have the chance to win prizes, including the $10,000 hole-in-one shot. Registration is $150 for an individual player, or $550 for a team of four; proceeds benefit Goodwill Industries-Knoxville, Inc.’s mission to provide job training in East Tennessee.

Tournament format will be four person modified scramble. Individual golfers will be grouped into teams of four based on handicaps.

More information and registration is available at www.gwiktn.org/events or by calling the Goodwill Marketing Department at 865.588.8567.

 

About Goodwill Industries-Knoxville, Inc.

Goodwill Industries-Knoxville, Inc. operates thirty retail locations and five employment training and rehabilitation centers throughout its 15-county service area in East Tennessee. The purpose of Goodwill Industries-Knoxville, Inc. is to provide vocational services and employment opportunities for people with barriers to employment. In 2013, Goodwill Industries-Knoxville, Inc. served over 5,200 individuals and facilitated over 4,760 positive program completions. For more information, call 865.588.8567 or visit www.gwiktn.org.

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It is officially Autumn, and we couldn’t be more excited to share our fall line-up for the gallery! We have some stellar art exhibits in store for this fall holiday season; beautiful new craft orders have just arrived; and we are working on some interesting projects in The Framery. We invite you to stop in stop in soon for a visit and discover something special in our lovingly-curated Autumn collection!

 

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Transformation: New Works by Gallery Artists, Old and New

October 3-31, 2014  ::  Opening Reception: Friday, October 3, 5-8 p.m.

The District Gallery is pleased to present Transformation: New Works by Gallery Artists, Old and New. Fall is an exciting time, a time of inspiring transformation, and in that spirit we are showing our newest collection of fine art created by veteran gallery artists as well as newcomers to The District Gallery.

Transformation includes new works by veteran artists Ashley Addair, Chad Airhart, Donna Conliffe, and Brad Robertson. New gallery artists represented in the show include Henry Callahan, Leslie Dyas, and Catherine Gibbs.

An opening reception will be held Friday, October 3 from 5-8 p.m. Come enjoy the paintings and meet the artists. The show is on display through October 31.

Pictured above is a new collection by gallery favorite, Philippa Roberts, just one of many of our artisan jewelers who craft unique pieces by hand.

Joe Kovecses’ Juniper Box is a stunning new addition to our wood collection and one of several amazing new fine craft lines in the gallery.

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Bennett Galleries and Company is looking to fill the following full & part time positions with enthusiastic, skilled, team players who want to work in a dynamic and inspiring work environment:

Sales Associate:  We need both full & part time sales associates with experience delivering exceptional customer service.  The successful candidate must be able to manage priorities and be self-motivated with proven sales skills.  Prior experience in the high-end gift, art or furniture business is a plus.  Some weekends required.

 

Gallery Associate:  We need a full time associate in our gallery with a great attitude, who can maximize sales while providing great customer service.  Responsibilities include sales, customer service, and related operational duties.  Maintain relationships with current artists while finding new talent to showcase in our store.  The successful candidate must have at least 3 years of retail and fine art experience.

 

Furniture Moving & Delivery:  We need a full time person who can move and care for fine furniture on the sales floor, make deliveries to customers homes and maintain our warehouse.  Prior experience in a similar position is a must, as well as, great people and organizational skills.

 

Please send resume and references by mail or e-mail to:

Robert Shipley

Managing Director

Bennett Galleries and Company

5308 Kingston Pike

Knoxville, TN 37919

Roberts@bennettgalleries.com

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Join us 5-8pm on Thursday, October 9! 

Featuring Harper Maserati, Plaid Apron and sweets by Julia Baker. Also, introducing our newest bedding line with a Priscilla and Parker trunk show! Enjoy coffee by Open Chord + gorgeous flower arrangements by Whimsical Gatherings. Also, new Anichini linens and vintage pewter from Arte Italica

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September 5 thru September 27, 2014

Opening Reception 

Friday, September 5th from 5-8pm

This is our fifth fall craft show highlighting the best Amercian craft art and furniture in the country.  We’ve curated a show which includes a number of our favorite artists as well as some new folks.  We have new work from gallery standards Michael Bauermeister – Turned Vessels, Stephen Palmer – Found object fish sculpture, Chris Roberts Antieau – fabric paintings , Sticks – furniture and accessories , Bradford Woodworking – bed and night stands , Tommie Rush – blown glass, Alan Daigre – rocking chairs, Paul Sumner – carved fish and bird sculpture and Gary Magakis – bronze lamps and furniture.

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New ladies handbags from Barrington that feature a wide selection of patterns in Tennesee orange and white. Exclusive only to M. S. McClellan!! We carry plenty on hand, but you can also create your own bag in a variety of styles and add a monogram! Special trunk show with Barrington on Friday, September 5th

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Live trivia every Tuesday night from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Live trivia every Thursday night from 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

 

Live music every Friday at 9 p.m.

August 15th:

Acoustic Set with Kincaid

August 22nd:

The Grown Man Band

August 29th:

Shaun Abbott

Live music for September:

September 5th:

Tall Paul

September 12th:

The Grown Man Band

September 19th:

Grits Band

September 26th:

Frequency

Every Saturday $2 off Growler Refills

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Goodwill Industries-Knoxville, Inc. will host their 30th Annual Vintage Fashion Show and Sale on Thursday, September 4 at the Downtown Knoxville Hilton.

 

This night of fashion will begin with a full course dinner and drinks at 6:00 p.m., followed by the Vintage Fashion Show at 7 p.m. The show will featured hundreds of vintage and vintage-inspired modern looks, all of which can be found at your local Goodwill. Items featured on the runway will be available for sale immediately following the show. This sale will feature exclusive vintage merchandise including clothing, hats, shoes, coats, furs, formals and accessories, as well as many top name brands.

 

For the shopping enthusiast who can’t wait to get their hands on these vintage finds, Goodwill will host a pre-sale from 5:00 p.m. until 6:15 p.m. Entry into the pre-sale is only $5 and gives the shopper early access to the best selection of these hard-to-find men’s and women’s items.

 

Tickets for this Goodwill Vintage Fashion Show and Sale are $40 each or $375 for a table of ten and include a full-course dinner, entry to the show, and entry to the post-show sale. Tickets are limited and must be ordered in advance by calling the Marketing Department at 865.588.8567.

 

Funds raised from this event will help Goodwill continue their mission to provide vocational services and employment opportunities for people with barriers to employment.

 

The 30th Annual Vintage Fashion Show and Sale is sponsored by WBIR-Channel 10, B-97.5, the Knoxville News Sentinel, Designsensory, Regal Entertainment Group, Carlenea’s Hair Fashions, and Douglas J Aveda Institute.

 

About Goodwill Industries-Knoxville, Inc.

Goodwill Industries-Knoxville, Inc. operates thirty retail locations and five employment training and rehabilitation centers throughout its 15-county service area in East Tennessee. The purpose of Goodwill Industries-Knoxville, Inc. is to provide vocational services and employment opportunities for people with barriers to employment. In 2013, Goodwill Industries-Knoxville, Inc. served over 5,200 individuals and facilitated over 4,800 positive program completions. For more information, call 865.588.8567 or visit www.gwiktn.org.

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