Inspired Art Ministry, Inc. (Iam) was created as a result of urgings felt by owner Char Avrunin from God to spread his Word through art. IAM, Inc. encourages others to develop their own personal creations from their individual perspective. Great care is taken to maintain a positive environment which encorages everyone to embrace their creativity unhindered by anything negative.
Iam operates out of First Baptist Church, 100 S. Main St., Waynesville, NC. It offers drawing, painting and photography classes for adults and art classes for children; private drawing & painting lessons for adults and children
Inspired Art Ministry, Inc. (Iam) is a 501C3 non-profit corporation which tithes to the First Baptist Church in appreciation for their support and use of space. Iam offers: An annual art show/fundraiser, participates in other local art shows, has an art library, field trips to galleries and working artist studios, annual Christmas parties, and offers discounts at Mountain Home Collection and Great Smokies Creations Gallery and Frame Shop in Waynesville, NC.