2015 ART DEMO ZONE

Watch and learn the special techniques of our artists as they demonstrate what makes their artwork unique. The Art Demo Zone is located under the big maples on North University, Wednesday through Friday from 11am to 8pm and Saturday from 11am to 5pm.

 

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 15TH

 
11:00am  

Potter’s Guild: Ceramics
Watch as Guild members demonstrate techniques for throwing clay.

 

 
12:00pm  

David Dallison: Watercolor
Watercolor isn’t scary. Learn techniques in control as David paints on-site and maybe you’ll be lucky enough to hear his stories of travel.

 

 
1:00pm   Kristine Bolhuis: Jewelry
Make it move. Kristine will demonstrate methods for creating moveable joints used in her kinetic jewelry.
 
2:00pm   Tanya Doskova: Digital Art
See the art of digital painting and animation on an iPad.
 
3:00pm   Jenny Hill: Fiber
See felting in action - the most ancient textile. By rubbing wool and silk together with hands, soap and water, Jenny creates seamless, stitch free material.
 
4:00pm   Deborah Geurtze: Printmaking
Be seduced by the world of printmaking as Deborah demonstrates plate making and monotypes.
 
5:00pm   Cliff Lounsbury: Wood
Lathe turning for functional objects. Cliff will take requests from the crowd!
 
6:00pm   Cali Hobgood: Photography
Cali will be demonstrating techniques of hand-coloring black and white photographs. Participants are welcome to try hand-coloring as well.
 
7:00pm   Potter’s Guild: Ceramics
Watch as Guild members demonstrate techniques for throwing clay.
 
   

THURSDAY, JULY 16TH

 
11:00am   Potter’s Guild: Ceramics
Watch as Guild members demonstrate techniques for throwing clay.
 
12:00pm   Judith Murphy: Painting
There’s nothing better than a Midwest plein air oil painter – see her at work!
 
1:00pm   Ronna Katz: 2D
More than paper-deep! Learn about layering options for two-dimensional work.
 
2:00pm  
Steven Olszewski: Mixed Media Sculpture
Watch a sculpture come to life!
 
3:00pm  
Michael Hamlin-Smith: Clay
Observe the process of Michael’s intriguing and subtle art pieces.
 
4:00pm   Paul Murray: Drawing
Experience the magic as Paul captures pure heart and soul in his stunning portraits.
 
5:00pm   Tanya Doskova: Digital Art
See the art of digital painting and animation on an iPad.
 
6:00pm   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.
 
7:00pm   Potter’s Guild: Ceramics
Watch as Guild members deomonstrate techniques for throwing clay.
 
   

FRIDAY, JULY 17TH

 
11:00am   Potter’s Guild: Ceramics
Watch as Guild members demonstrate techniques for throwing clay.
 
12:00pm   Amy Landsburg: 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. 
 
1:00pm  
Cali Hobgood: Photography
Cali will be demonstrating techniques of hand-coloring black and white photographs.  Participants are welcome to try hand-coloring as well.
 
2:00pm  
Thomas Wargin: Metal
Patinas and mold making! Learn various processes for creating a metal sculpture.
 
3:00pm  

Kristine Bolhuis: Jewelry
Make it move. Kristine will demonstrate methods for creating moveable joints used in her kinetic jewelry.

 
4:00pm  
Nancy Gardner: Ceramics
Witness the beauty of hand-built ceramics.
 
5:00pm   Sarah Bean: Book Collage
Catch Sarah transform a piece of literature into a three-dimensional work of art, with an e-xacto knife and a pencil.
 
6:00pm   Jeremy Shires: Painting
Express through your brush! Observe Jeremy guide bold layers of paint into a colorful modern landscape.
 
7:00pm   Potter’s Guild: Ceramics
Watch as Guild members demonstrate techniques for throwing clay.
 
   

SATURDAY, JULY 18TH

 
11:00am   Potter’s Guild: Ceramics
Watch as Guild members demonstrate techniques for throwing clay.
 
12:00pm  
Paul Murray: Drawing
Experience the magic as Paul captures pure heart and soul in his stunning portraits.
 
1:00pm  
Jenny Hill: Fiber
See felting in action - the most ancient textile. By rubbing wool and silk together with hands, soap and water, Jenny creates seamless, stitch free material.
 
2:00pm  
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. 
 
3:00pm   David E. Dallison: Watercolor
Travel the world with David as he demonstrates his Plein Air watercolors from his visits to over 35 countries.