The Mobile Arts Council Gallery will be hosting Alabama Astronaut – The Folk Art of Abe Partridge and L’inizio by Muffinjaw Designs throughout the month of April. Abe Partridge is a creator of mixed media, folk art paintings and was the First Place Winner of the Mobile Arts Council’s 2020 “The Throwdown.” His works are featured in galleries across the US. Muffinjaw Designs is Mobile’s first portable glass blowing studio and is owned and operated by Freddie Blache. Freddie, Tres Johns, and Gage Nobles’ group show will feature functional and sculptural glassware. The Mobile Arts Council Gallery @ Room 1927 is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday-Friday.