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Demonstrations

Professional and emerging artists share their knowledge and passion for their work throughout the weekend with demonstrations of their work. Presented by John Deere, professional artists provide insight into a variety of medium including ceramics, painting, drawing, and mixed media.

Jamila Johnson

There will be plates available for kids, with some sharp tools for them to make designs. They'll be able to make their own little "print" and take it home. There will also be some pre-cut linocuts that people can choose from, and can be printed on their jackets or shirts.

Demonstration time: Friday, June 25, 11:00 am

Booth #: Emerging Iowa Artists Workshop

Adam Crowell

Melodic percussion instruments

Demonstration time: Friday, June 25, 12:00 pm

Booth #: GS12

Kirsten Morford

A demonstration of embroidering on top of paintings.

Demonstration time: Friday, June 25, 1:00 pm

Booth #: Emerging Iowa Artists Workshop

Christian D'Cruz

Creature Feature

Christian will be demonstrating how to bring to life abstract marks as characters, as well as showing drawing techniques and how to have the eye to make abstract forms come alive.

Demonstration time: Friday, June 25, 5:00 pm

Booth #: Emerging Iowa Artists Workshop

Cara Van Leuven

Phase II of an oil painting — pallet knife application of oils and cold wax.

Demonstration time: Friday, June 25, 6:00 pm

Booth #: GN42

Rachel Trimble

A small watercolor, using watercolor brushes.

Demonstration time: Saturday. June 26, 12:00 pm

Booth #: Emerging Iowa Artists Workshop

Ben Schuh

Live painting utilizing a portable easel and a medium sized canvas. Interacting with the crowd and painting.

Demonstration time: Sunday, June 26, 1:00 pm

Booth #: GN23C

Adrienne Howell

Adrienne plans to demonstrate different methods of relief work. This includes pastiglia and sgraffito (wet and dry). Adrienne will also showcase how to use gold leaf with these types of relief works as well. There will be pre-made examples of each, and there will be demonstrating of scratching with the sgraffito technique.

Demonstration time: Saturday, June 26, 2:00 pm

Booth #: Emerging Iowa Artists Workshop

Gedion Nyanhongo

Gedion will be hand carving stone.

Demonstration time: Saturday, June 26, 3:00 pm

Booth #: GS6

Tom Sullivan

Tom will be showing how he uses ink wash to paint.

Demonstration time: Saturday, June 26, 4:00 pm

Booth #: GS40

Jeremy Roy

Jeremy will demonstrate plein air oil painting.

Demonstration time: Saturday, June 26, 5:00 pm

Booth #: Emerging Iowa Artists Workshop

Erin Carpenter

Erin will be piercing a porcelain vessel.

Demonstration time: Saturday, June 26, 6:00 pm

Booth #: LS2

Deborahmae Broad

Deborahmae has several paintings in various stages and she will be working on each one to show how she uses multiple layers and her unique techniques to create them.

Demonstration time: Sunday, June 27, 11:30 am

Booth #: GN38C

Ronna Katz

Preparing textured painting surfaces: how to reuse a linen shirt, lace trim or vintage buttons to add dimension & surface texture.
Ronna will demonstrate how to properly mount (with acid-free glue) various materials.

Demonstration time: Sunday, June 27, 12:30 pm

Booth #: GS8C

Roan Bachar

Roan will be doing a demonstration with aerosol cans. It will be graffiti style and consist of a name and character.

Demonstration time: Sunday, June 27, 1:30 pm

Booth #: Emerging Iowa Artists Workshop

Glenn Woods & Keith Herbrand

Glenn will show thrown pieces and discuss how they are assembled, as well as talk about the creative process. Demonstrations on how the pieces are carved, rims are pierced, and beads are added.

Demonstration time: Sunday, June 27, 2:30 pm

Booth #: LS4

Ethan Edvenson

Ethan will be making a gestural drawing with pastel ink while collaging different materials into the piece.

Demonstration time: Sunday, June 27, 3:30 pm

Booth #: Emerging Iowa Artists Workshop

Emerging Iowa Artist Demonstrations

FRIDAY

Jamila Johnson, 11:00 am
Adam Crowell, 12:00 pm
Kirsten Morford, 1:00 pm
Christian D'Cruz, 5:00 pm
Cara Van Leuven, 6:00 pm

SATURDAY

Rachel Trimble, 12:00 pm
Ben Schuh, 1:00 pm
Adrienne Howell, 2:00 pm
Gedion Nyanhongo, 3:00 pm
Tom Sullivan, 4:00 pm
Jeremy Roy, 5:00 pm
Erin Carpenter, 6:00 pm

SUNDAY

Deborahmae Broad, 11:30 am
Ronna Katz, 12:30 pm
Roan Bachar, 1:30 pm
Glenn Woods, 2:30 pm
Ethan Edvenson, 3:30 pm

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