Focusing on the Verde River - Thru August, 8:30 am: A community art and history project of, from, about, for or inspired by the Verde River. Clark Memorial Library, 39 North Ninth Street, Clarkdale. www.clarkdale.az.us/library
Jeweler Liam Herbert - 9/3, 5 pm: Discussing his wearable sculptures including his popular Spirit Totem pendent. Rowe Fine Art Gallery, Patio de las Campanas, Tlaquepaque Arts & Crafts Village, Sedona. 928-282-8877, www.rowegallery.com.
22nd Annual Sedona Arts Festival - 10/13 - 10/14, 9 am: a premier fine arts and fine crafts festival featuring juried artists in ceramics, drawing, fiber art, glass, jewelry, metal, mixed media, painting, photography, sculpture and wood. There will be food, raffles, a gourmet gallery with locally produced packaged food items. Gate admission: $10 adults, $9 seniors (60+) and students with ID. Sedona Red Rock High School, 995 Upper Red Rock Loop Road, West Sedona. 928-204-9456, www.sedonaartsfestival.org