Event Calendar for Featherstone Center for the Arts

October 20 - 26, 2019

Sunday, October 20

Open Writing Hours

With Noepe Center for the Arts. Open to anyone looking for a quiet space to write. Get away from your phone, your laundry (even your kids) and join fellow...

Open Pottery Studio

With Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta. This is a non-instructional time for adults familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio.

Opening Reception: Celebrate Art

We are highlighting new work from the amazing artists of Martha's Vineyard. We invite every artist to submit one original work of art. The theme is your...

Monday, October 21

Preschool Art Program

For ages 3 to 5 with Coral Shockey. Weekly art class designed to provide preschoolers a creative environment where they are encouraged to discover and color...

Art Show: Celebrate Art

We are highlighting new work from the amazing artists of Martha's Vineyard. We invite every artist to submit one original work of art. The theme is your...

Experiential Sound Series

Tuning Fork Re-Tuning - Valerie Sonnenthal Valerie Sonnenthal and her assistants will offer a chorus of Tuning Forks, come and experience the power of these...

Tuesday, October 22

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....

Toddler Art Program

For ages 15 months to 2.9 years with Coral Shockey. Set in a small art room environment with art exploration tables and painting easels. Caregivers are...

Open Pottery Studio

With Frank Creney. This is a non-instructional time for adults familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio.

Workshop: Felted Spheres (Wet Felting)

It's fun and easy to make these versatile shapes. Create a simple ball or a plethora of them to create a garland, or just a few and voila, earrings.

Wednesday, October 23

Soldering 101

In this 5 week class by Cecilia Minnehan, from Cecilia Designs, you will learn the fundamentals of soldering and how to set up your own soldering station....

Art Therapy: Memory Support Group

The ongoing memory support group is a weekly group serving those recently diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and wishing to find a supportive environment to...

Art Therapy: Memory Support Group

The ongoing memory support group is a weekly group serving those recently diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and wishing to find a supportive environment to...

Exploring Printmaking Assisted Open Studio

Non-instructional time to create on your own in the Printmaking Studio. Fae Kontje will monitor studio time and be available for guidance.

Painting the Landscape in Watercolor

Working from photographs (or outside ‘en plein air’ at Featherstone if the weather permits) we’ll examine all the elements that contribute to a successful...

Open Pottery Studio

With Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta. Children welcome with experienced adult supervision. This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics...

Art Explorers

For ages 6 to 9 with Coral Shockey. As Featherstone art explorers, children will be encouraged to not only observe the world around them, but also have the...

Hand Building

​​In this adults-only class we will discuss and experiment with hand building techniques. No prior experience in ceramics is necessary; this class can be...

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...

Thursday, October 24

Torch & Fired Enameling: Glass on Metal

Come experience the magic of enameling - Watch grains turn glossy and bond to metal.