Demonstrations

Demonstrations

Many artists will have ongoing demonstrations showcasing their own unique creative materials and methods. Enjoy a first-hand look at art as it’s being made in their studios! Look for the “D” on the Tour map.

DARTMOUTH

Map Location #3

July and August
31 Utica Lane, Dartmouth, MA 02748
Susan Cabral
Oil Painting–Exacting details, ripples and reflections, boats and building articulated with the finest oil glazing, capturing color in the wind, water, and delicate layers of dust.

Map Location #4

July and August
1289 Reed Rd., Dartmouth, MA 02747
Heather Cronin
Nature inspired art objects made through creative processes on the wheel.

Map Location #5

July and August
61 White Oak Run, Dartmouth, MA 02747
Barbara Healy
Impressionist Landscape in oil – tour de force work with the color of light.

Map Location #6

August 18 & 19
21 Little River Rd., Dartmouth, MA 02748
Janice Kissinger
Merino Wool felt making techniques – from a studio where every piece is a composition, sculpted rather than sewn.

Map Location  #7

July and August
17 Onyx Dr., Dartmouth, MA 02747
Jill Law
Essential Foundations!  Stretching canvas, prepping surface, acrylic polymers, applied textures AND a four-cup acrylic/ polymer Dirty Pour!

Map Location  #11

July and August
219 Horseneck Rd., Dartmouth, MA 02748  

Jessica Smith

Tadfield Traditions: Weaving traditional Moravian Star ornaments, also known as the Froebel Star!

Amy Thurber

Stroll through the Garden of beautiful and unusual specimens…leaves and other botanicals harvested then transforming stoneware clay, into plates, platters, bowls, buttons, vases and vessels.

WESTPORT

Map Location 16

July and August
25 Judges Way, Westport, MA 02790

Rose Esson-Dawson

Wood-fired ceramics, the potters-wheel in action and illustrations of work. 

Kim Gatesman

Static Electric Shock Painting and the Whimshurst Machine!  Witness the electrostatic generator, designed in the 19th century, as it’s used to literally electrify the painting process.

Map Location #17

July and August
723 Main Rd., Westport, MA 02790
Wayne Fuerst
Functional wheel made pottery and flower petal handmade papers.

Map Location  #23

July and August
153 Charlotte White Rd. Ext, Westport, MA 02790
Karen Raus
Encaustic Paint – melted, chromatically mixed, applied and torched again to re-liquifiy and manipulate the molten paint over prepped surfaces. 

Map Location #29

July and August
896 Main Rd., Westport, MA 02790
Harmony Winters
Sterling! Designing, soldering, and forging links – Come see a silver chain necklace in the making.

LITTLE COMPTON

Map Location #32

July and August
7 South of Commons Rd., Little Compton, RI 02837
Josie Richmond Arkins
Art Prints, the traditional etching process with resist and acid combined with Ancient Encaustic Painting technique using molten hot bees wax.

Map Location #35

July and August
9 Francis Lane, Little Compton, RI 02837
Kris Donovan
3 methods 3 mediums: Pastel, Watercolor & Oil – works in progress and the differences among mediums.

Map Location #41

July and August
4 Harbor Rd., Little Compton, RI 02837
Kathrine Lovell
Gold Leaf, Pattern Design and Woodblock Prints – Technique carefully honed, meticulous and meditative.

Map Location #43

July and August
220 W Main Rd., Little Compton, RI
Galen V. Snow
“Painting with Paper” – Paper Montage – from basecoat and background to specific subject details!

Map Location #44

July and August
15 Colebrook Rd., Little Compton, RI 02837

Raquel Valcourt-deCosta

Glassware Painting and Venetian Plaster tinting and painting.

Stephanie Stroud

Wool Fiber Painting – building delicate layers of dyed wool one wisp at a time with the stroke of the Barbed Needle!

TIVERTON

Map Location #46

July and August
630 Neck Road, Tiverton, RI 02878
Meredith Brower
Using natural found materials and fauna, Meredith will show you how to create a mandala for yourself.

Map Location #47

July and August
23 Reed St., Tiverton, RI 02878
Don Cadoret
Story Painting in progress – process, story-telling, acrylic on panel, minute detailing, and the measured and articulated painted frame.

Map Location #48

July and August
324 East Rd., Tiverton, RI 02878
Lindsey Epstein
Weather dependent Raku firings!  Multiple clays including porcelain techniques on the potter’s wheel. Finishing mugs, bowls, vases and more with crystalline and other glazes. 

Map Location #50

AUGUST 18 &19
74 Morning Dove Dr., Tiverton, RI 02878
Heather Frymark
Transforming Mold Making and Pewter Casting by creating her original via Digital Design and 3-D Printing.

Map Location #51

July 21 & 22
1775 Main Rd., Tiverton, RI 02878
Michele Mozzone 
Pastel Alcohol Underpainting in her Fractured Light Series – dramatic skyscapes, underwater figures and subaqueous refractions.

Map Location #52

31 East Rd., Tiverton, RI 02878
July 21 & 22
Marjorie Jensen
Style and Artistic Identity- exploring ways to develop and define style and body of work.  

August 18 & 19

Denise Zompa
Cold Wax Medium with Oil paints – exploring and abstracting the landscape.

Map Location #53

July and August
90 North Court, Tiverton, RI 02878
David Formanek
Silicone Mold Prep and Beeswax Casting!  The various production stages of small-scale figural sculpture, capturing the gestural poetics of the body in space. 

Map Location #54

July and August
355 Puncatest Neck Rd., Tiverton, RI 02878
Kelly L Milukas
Hot Molten Encaustic Painting with Torches.

Map Location #56

July and August
1129 Stafford Rd., Tiverton, RI 02878
Lauren Renée Quinn
Individual handmade tiles – designing, mold-making, pressing, glazing and firing – the process that precedes her remarkable mosaics.

Map Location #57

July and August
184 Highland Rd., Tiverton, RI 02878
Jennifer Jones Rashleigh
Making WaVes! Acrylic Stain Painting Texturizing raw canvas Pillows.

Map Location #58

July and August
3879 Main Rd., Tiverton, RI 02878
Brenda Wrigley Scott

‘Texturizing’ – Brenda’s special technique, Distressing Paper as the base field for imagery for paintings on paper.

Map Location #59

July 21 & 22
958 Neck Rd., Tiverton, RI 02878
Martha Mullen Taradash
Landscape Painting with emphasis on the ‘block in,’ and use of the fat on lean method.