Verve Vertu Art Studios, North Main Street, Dallas, will host an exhibit titled ‘Around the Block’ from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 11. The artists at Verve Vertu have been working in blockprinting medium. Their work encompasses printing on fabric, paper, and mixed medium collage. Over 30 original blockprints will be featured in the show, as well as other creations by the artists. This event is open to the community and will feature light refreshments. First row, from left are artists Erin Dougherty of Dallas, Desiree Reed of West Wyoming. Second row, Sherry Pudim of Exeter, Tracy Tribendis of Wilkes Barre, April Cross of Edwardsville, Patrick Cleary of Dallas, Gwen Harleman, arts coordinator, of Dallas; and Patty Spellman of Wilkes Barre.