Arts & Artisans Events

December 13 - 19, 2018

Thursday, December 13

Craft & Holiday Party

Make your own wrapping paper and celebrate the holiday season.

Art After School with Miss Lani

No Not Gigantisms - Rather Yes to Small Works of Art for kids in grades 2 to 7. Miniatures on canvases are great fun and they capture our brush strokes and...

Art Night: Printmaking

Come have fun in the printmaking studio and experiment using paint, materials and a variety of interesting tools. Create monotype prints with a press or...

MV Modern Quilt Guild

Open studio quilting. All levels of quilters are welcome.

Be the Maker: Snowflake Ornaments

Make festive and colorful Christmas ornaments with sparkling and beautiful glass beads and embellishments during this drop-in workshop for adults and...

Winter Art Workshops

This winter, bring your art supplies and join artist Elizabeth Whelan for free evenings of drawing and painting. Each session Ms. Whelan will set up two...

Open Pottery Studio

This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio. Adults only.

Friday, December 14

Art After School with Miss Lani

Goldsworthy and Calder Sculptures that Excite and Unite Us for kids in grades K to 2. Let us grasp poultry wire, wind bent willow branches, red poppy...

Saturday, December 15

Wire Wrapped Holiday Ornament

During this two hour workshop with Elysha Roberts from Elysha Joy Metals, you will learn how to: Use copper wire to make unique freeform shapesUse pliers,...

Kiln Fired Enameled Ornaments

In this two hour workshop with Lucinda Sheldon, from Lucinda Enamels, you will create your own handmade ornament and learn the fundamentals of jewelry...

Saturday Art Adventure with Miss Lani

S'more Love...for Endangered Species for ages 4 to 12. The cheetah in Iran, elephants in Moilori, black rhinos, jaguars in Mexico, giraffes…orangutans all...

Ceramic Exploration

With Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta for ages 7 and above. In this class, we will explore various techniques in hand building and wheel throwing. From...

Vineyard Artisans Annual Holiday Festival

You won’t want to miss this very special holiday fair, our last of the year. Many holiday gifts are available, just right for that special someone who...

Vineyard Holiday Gift Shop

Featuring many of your favorite Island artisans and craftspeople...under one roof. Folk art, leather goods, jewelry, tree ornaments, stocking stuffers and...

West Tisbury Farmers' Market

Indoor farmers market features locally grown produce and meat and locally made products. The market is dedicated to bringing local agricultural products to...

Artisans Exhibition: L.A. Brown

L.A. Brown at various Island art events, including Featherstone Center for the Arts, which is open daily.

Pop-Up: Arreis Designs & Goddess Blends

Sip, snack, and shop with Sierra Eilers of Arreis Designs and Morgan Stanley of Goddess Blends MV. Jewelry and essential oil blends, what could be better.

Holiday Trunk Show

With Amy Louise Cash Jewelry and Maidenwood Designs.

Art Opening: Alejandro Carreño

Alejandro Carreño's subjects surround us with beautiful metaphors in which the most imperative desires of the human being unite. Refreshments served.

Sunday, December 16

Open Pottery Studio

This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio. Adults only.

Monday, December 17

Preschool Art Program

Weekly art class designed to provide preschoolers a creative environment where they are encouraged to discover and color their world through different art...

Throwing Pots

This intermediate/advanced class is for those who can already throw on the wheel but want to learn new shapes and how to work larger. Each week students will...

Tuesday, December 18

Toddler Art Program

Set in a small art room environment with art exploration tables and painting easels. Caregivers are required to stay and encouraged to be present in the art...

Tom Maley Life Drawing

This group met for many years at the home of Tom Maley and now they meet at Featherstone for two hours each Tuesday morning. New participants are welcome....

Jeremy Driesen Photography

Jeremy Driesen Photography on display at The Simon Gallery through the end of 2018, featuring photography from Martha's Vineyard, Cuba, Buenos Aires, New...

Drop-in Knitting/Crochet

All skill levels welcome. Bring a project to work on, meet new friends and enjoy some good conversation. Have a pattern question or need help with your...

Wednesday, December 19

MV Modern Quilt Guild

Open studio quilting. All levels of quilters are welcome.

Featherstone Uke Jam

Come learn how to play the ukulele in a relaxed, fun atmosphere! Play along with the group and enjoy refreshments and lots of laughs. Just bring your uke, or...

December 13 - 19, 2018