Located in the KIDS ZONE
Inside the Kids Zone! Don’t miss DIA Away: a free, mobile interactive classroom for students and a creative exploration space for people of all ages! This educational hands-on art experience to the festival gives participants the opportunity to discover some of the ways artists think and then try out creative thinking skills at digital and hands-on stations. Open 12-7pm Fri-Mon.
DIA ARTIST DEMONSTRATIONS
Located in the Arts Area - New Seating Tent at 7th & Washington!
Back at Ford Arts, Beats & Eats! – Learn how participating festival artists create their amazing works. Artist demonstrations will be 15-30 minutes in length
Our featured artists are in the gallery below. Click on the photo to discover a little more about their artwork and what you will see in the DIA artist demonstration area - just another way the DIA can show you how to Think Like An Artist!
The 2017 Artist Demo Schedule will be listed soon!
DIA THINK LIKE AN ARTIST 2016 DEMO SCHEDULE
1:15 PM: DAF Artist Ellen Mansfield, Frederick, MD Ceramic Tiles and Painting
3:00 PM: Judy Bowman, Detroit, MI Collages and Prints
4:30 PM: Tracy Kehr, White Cloud, MI Glass
6:30 PM: Alec LaCasse, Leonard, MI Sculpture and Carving
SATURDAY Mixed Media 2D
1:15 PM: DAF Artist Tony McGregor, Wimberley TX 3D Mixed Media
3:00 PM: Lou Hii, Indianapolis, IN Mixed Media 2D Paper Cutting
4:30 PM: Sean McDougal, Kingston, PA Metal
6:30 PM: Terry Butler, Ann Arbor, MI Mixed Media 2D Graphics
1:15 PM: DAF Artist Michelle Osterhout, Goodrich, MI Glass Art
3:00 PM: Austen Brantley, Royal Oak, MI Sculpture
4:30 PM: Inty Muenala, Commerce Twp., MI Painting
6:30 PM: Fatou Sall, Capitol Hgts., MD Fabric/Fiber
11:30 AM: DAF Artist Nancy Rourke, Loveland, CO Painting
1:00 PM: Lynn Cebula, Palm Harbor, FL Mixed Media 3D
2:30 PM: Corey Bechler, Honor, MI Ceramics
3:00 PM: Philippe Laine, Palm Beach Grove, FL Fabric/Fiber