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Take a peek into the creative process while our aritsts demonstrate how they develop their unique works of art. The Art Demo Zone is located under the big maples on North University, Thursday through Saturday from 11am to 8pm and Sunday from 12pm to 4pm.

THURSDAY, JULY 21ST

11:00am

Potters Guild: Ceramics

Watch as Guild members demonstrate techniques for throwing clay.

12:00pm

Sarah Bean: Book Collage

Catch Sarah transform a piece of literature into a three dimensional work of art.


1:00pm

Megan Foldenauer: Painting

Exploring detailed watercolors with Megan


2:00pm

Enmanuel Maldonado: Ceramics

Enmanuel demonstrates how he creates his beautiful pottery, showing the relief, or cutting away of the piece.


3:00pm

Greg Barnes: Drawing

View a beautiful landscape come alive on paper with soft pastels.

 


4:00pm

Carol and Mark Reynolds: 3D Mixed Media

Be captivated by the kaleidoscope! Learn variations in mirror systems and see one built before your eyes.


5:00pm

Matt Conlon: Ceramics

Matt will demonstrate creating forms on the potters wheel which focus on the ritual of coffee consumption.


6:00pm

Liana Delgado: Painting

Draw with Oil Paint! Liana will demonstrate the various methods of oil paint sticks that are perfect for plein-air painting.


7:00pm

Potters Guild: Ceramics

Watch as Guild members demonstrate techniques for throwing clay.

 

 

FRIDAY, JULY 22ND

11:00am

Potters Guild: Ceramics

Watch as Guild members demonstrate techniques for throwing clay.


12:00pm

Jeremy Shires: Painting

Express through your brush! Observe Jeremy guide bold layers of paint into a colorful modern landscape.

 


1:00pm

Wilber Quispe & Melanie Ebertz: Fiber

Watch Wilber’s hands dance across the loom as he creates his intricate tapestry. The complex designs are rooted in this master weaver’s Pre-Inca ancestry.


2:00pm

Patrick Dragon: Ceramics

Watch Wilber’s hands dance across the loom as he creates his intricate tapestry. The complex designs are rooted in this master weaver’s Pre-Inca ancestry.


3:00pm

Cliff Lounsbury: Wood

Lathe turning for functional objects. Cliff will take requests from the crowd!

 


4:00pm

Greg Johnson: 3D Mixed Media

Greg pieces together stone and wood materials to form stunning, elegant sculptures.

 


5:00pm

Cali Hobgood: Photography

Vivify black and white photographs with color- all by hand! Cali even encourages the crowd to try.


6:00pm

Carol and Mark Reynolds: 3D Mixed Media

Be captivated by the kaleidoscope! Learn variations in mirror systems and see one built before your eyes.


7:00pm

Potters Guild: Ceramics

Watch as Guild members demonstrate techniques for throwing clay.

 

 

SATURDAY, JULY 23RD

11:00am

Potters Guild: Ceramics

Watch as Guild members demonstrate techniques for throwing clay.


12:00pm

Ken Reif: Painting

Painting nature in oil with an impressionist palette.

 


1:00pm

Alice Vander Vennen: 2D Mixed Media

Weave stories that are expressive through Alice’s marriages of unexpected textiles.


2:00pm

Patricia McCleery: Jewelry

Revel in the ancient art of scrimshaw! Patricia shows you how with Michigan’s state fossil: the mastodon tusk.


3:00pm

Richard Gruchalla: Ceramics

Wheel throwing techinques with Richard.


4:00pm

Amy Lansburg: 3D Mixed Media

Find your voice through driftwood. Amy uses simple tools to cut, form, and build Lake Superior collected driftwood into magnificent 3D sculptures.

 


5:00pm

Michael Hamlin: Ceramics

Sleek, stunning raindrop vases made on the Potter’s Wheel.


6:00pm

Cali Hobgood: Photography

Vivify black and white photographs with color- all by hand! Cali even encourages the crowd to try.


7:00pm

Potters Guild: Ceramics

Watch as Guild members demonstrate techniques for throwing clay.

 

 

SUNDAY, JULY 24TH

12:00pm

Potters Guild: Ceramics

Watch as Guild members demonstrate techniques for throwing clay.


1:00pm

Patrick Dragon: Ceramics

Casting forms in nature with paper clay slip.


2:00pm

Cliff Lounsbury: Wood

Lathe turning for functional objects. Cliff will take requests from the crowd!


3:00pm

Amy Lansburg: 3D Mixed Media

Find your voice through driftwood. Amy uses simple tools to cut, form and build Lake Superior collected driftwood into magnificent 3D sculptures.