Featherstone Center for the Arts

Featherstone is a year-round community arts center. It was founded in 1980 and is the only year round non-profit arts center on the Island. 

The grounds at Featherstone offer a photography lab, monoprinting, weaving, and pottery studios, classrooms, a library, computer lab, a Teen Art Café. The newly Art Barn features the Island's first purpose-built gallery space.

30 Featherstone Lane, Oak Bluffs, MA 02557






Oak Bluffs

Upcoming Events

Gallery Show: The Numbers Speak for Themselves

Do you have a favorite number or set of numbers? We have found over the years that many artists incorporate numbers into their art. With 20/20 vision and a...

2/28 12pm
Open Writing Hours

Looking for a quiet place to write? Come to Featherstone on Sunday afternoons to work quietly among other writers and poets in the Art Barn's library.

3/1 1pm
Open Pottery Studio

Supervised by Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta. For adults only. This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the...

3/1 4pm
Preschool Art Program

Weekly art class with Coral Shockey designed to provide preschoolers (ages 3 to 5 years old) a creative environment where they are encouraged to discover and...

3/2 9am
Throwing Better Pots

In this ongoing weekly class with Frank Creney for intermediate to advanced students (you must be able to center and throw a cylinder and bowl shape), you...

3/2 6:30pm

Recent Events

Knitting Group


Hand Building


Recent Activity


plarosa99@yahoo.com left a positive review 8/20/2019

I absolutely loved this class! Lynn was a very kind, helpful and informative teacher. I enjoyed myself immensely and learned a great deal — I will definitely be back!

Karen LaTerra

Karen LaTerra left a positive review 7/29/2019

We really enjoy it every year.

Ashley Fontanilla

Ashley Fontanilla left a positive review 8/21/2018

Amazing! Found very lovely items all $5 and under. Everyone was very cool

Steven Clark

Steven Clark left a positive review 10/13/2017

Breathtaking photos, and the discussion was equal to the photos. It was as entertaining as it was insightful.

Featherstone Center for the Arts

Featherstone Center for the Arts posted a photo 9/26/2017

Featherstone Center for the Arts

Featherstone Center for the Arts posted a photo 9/26/2017

Cynthia Patterson

Cynthia Patterson left a positive review 8/13/2016


Penelope Dixon

Penelope Dixon left a positive review 5/9/2016

Lynn is a wonderful teacher. I look forward to taking more classes with her.

mushroom marlene

mushroom marlene left a positive review 3/13/2016

Perfection! Great art, hanging with friends on the deck under a balmy spring dusk eve.