Deena Ball is making preliminary drawings and colored pencils studies as well as demonstrating her technique of applying texture in the early stages of the process.
What's a Theorem?
Sandra Jean Coldren
Sandra Jean Coldren is painting theorems using tools from the past and present including a series of stencils, precise brushwork, homemade pigments and velvet.
Buffalo Mills, PA
Robert & Dominique DeWitt are carving wooden spoons & bowls. Watch the process of carving pieces that are as functional as they are beautiful.
Hewing Wooden Bowls
Scott Gold II
Scott Gold II is shaping wood with an adze, gouges and scoops in a very labor intensive craft form that is one of the oldest methods for carving wood.
Off Loom Beadweaving
West Chester, PA
Megan Horan is explaining off loom bead weaving and bead embroidery. Seed beads are stitched together or embroidered onto material to create jewelry.
Chong & Judi Lim are carving molds using a hammer, chisel and miniature electric tools, then pressing sheets of paper into the molds. Designs are then hand colored.
Shady Side, MD
Stephanie Nadolski creates textured mixed-media & abstract monotypes while integrating handmade papers and found objects.
Pine Needle Basketry
Judy Rohrbaugh is weaving pine needles onto her handmade pottery. Pine needle basketry is an art using long leaf pine needles from the southern states.
With chisel and hammer in hand, Marty Silverman is slowly sculpting lava rock and alabaster. What how he strike the hammer to create angles in the stone.
Turning Wood on Lathe
Ed Youtz is turning different slabs of wood on an electric lathe to create a natural edge and finished edge wooden vessels. He is also making spinning tops.
What is Tatting?
Schuylkill Haven, PA
Elizabeth Zipay is making a traditional form of lace. By knotting threads into rings and chains, she’s demonstrating her contemporary version of tatting (lace).