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!
DIA THINK LIKE AN ARTIST 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