Explore the wonders of floral art this weekend at New London's Spirit Gallery Tattoo, with their limited-run exhibition Gilding the Lily. The show features works by floral artists from all around southeast Connecticut, presented by Floral Art by Michael Dodd. Dodd moved to New England after living in Arizona and California, and began exploring photography after starting his career as a successful floral artist. Head over Friday night, from 5 to 8 p.m. for the opening reception, or Saturday from noon to 8 p.m.
Gilding the Lily
Sept. 28, 5-8 p.m.; Sept. 29, noon-8 p.m., Spirit Gallery Tattoo, 207 Bank St., New London, (860) 443-0484, spiritgallerytattoo.com.