Art in the Park Week 2013

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Homestead National Monument of America is pleased to announce a great line-up of talented artists for this year’s Art in the Park Week,August 4-10, 2013. Throughout the week artists will present at the Homestead Education Center from10 a.m. to 4 p.m.Art media will include glass marble making, American Indian beadwork, instrument making, stained glass design, quilting, china painting, and weaving on a loom. Artist-in-Residence HannahJoy Pheasant will be working on her mixed media sculpture during this time also. Visitors will be able to watch the artists as they work on their craft either in the Education Center’s multi-purpose room or courtyard. Visitors can ask questions to learn about the artists’ craft and their background.

 
Stained Glass Artwork

Below is a schedule of the artists:

Sunday, August 4: Glass marble making - Chris Witulski

Monday, August 5: China painting - Mary Kay Osterhaus

Tuesday, August 6: Making wooden instruments - Harold Witulski

Wednesday, August 7: Stained glass artwork - John Buchanan

Thursday, August 8: Native American artwork - Indian Center, Inc., Youth Suicide Prevention Program; Mixed media sculpting - HannahJoy Pheasant

Friday, August 9: Quilting - Homestead Quilting Group; Mixed media sculpting - HannahJoy Pheasant

Saturday, August 10: Loom weaving - Karen Higgins; Mixed media sculpting - HannahJoy Pheasant

Last updated: April 10, 2015

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