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.
West Chester, PA
Robert Fisher demonstrates carving miniatures out of various woods. Armed with a carving knife, Robert shows step-by-step how he creates his whimsical characters.
Christine Goldbeck is creating textured mixed-media & abstract paintings with household items such as salt, rubbing alcohol, aluminum foil and plastic wrap.
Ridley Park, PA
Madeleine Kelly pushes the envelope. She demonstrates how she creates a vibrant pastel, using an underpainting in acrylic.
Douglas Starry demonstrates woodworking using old Shaker techniques to create beautiful furniture.
Denise Wilz demonstrates the sgraffito (scratch) decorating technique used by the early Pennsylvania German potters.
Karen Wychock explores the history and weaving of Traditional Shaker baskets. Every weave known today dates back to before written word. Working over molds, in the methods of the Shakers, Karen’s baskets are very traditional.
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).