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Celebration of the Arts at the Nannen Arboretum

Cattaraugus County , Chautauqua-Allegheny | Entertainment

Celebration of the Arts at the Nannen Arboretum

Join us at the Nannen Arboretum on Sunday afternoon, September 23, 2018, 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm, and enjoy local artists sharing their creative talents with you as you walk through the beautiful arboretum grounds. Many of the artists will also have pieces of their art for sale.

Plough and Allen Fine Arts – watch Todd create an oil painting of the bridge while Darlene displays her photographs of the arboretum. Brookside Studio – see Robin Zefers Clark demonstrate how to use colored pencils to create life-like drawings of animals. Heidi Jimerson – Spirit Art – chat with Heidi as she explains how she taps into the spirit world while peacefully creating art. Annie Widger – see Annie start with animal fleece and turn it into yarn with her spinning wheel; the yarn can then be woven into a lovely work of art. Cathy Lacey – Cathy will also start with animal fleece and, using a ‘needle felting’ technique, turn it into a work of art. Mary Kay Schreckengost – Mary Kay and her grandson Garrett will be in the gazebo strumming the guitar and singing; Mary Kay will also be creating and displaying her artistic creations using wool appliques. Flowers Off the Farm – Nicole will be making beautiful bouquets using flowers she grows on her local farm. Chris Stark – Chris will show you how she creates delightful pieces of art by painting on porcelain vases, plates, etc. Judy MacMillan – Judy will turn clay into a piece of art on her pottery wheel. Karen Grabowski – Karen’s specialty is watercolor painting. Pastels by Pat – Pat Kerl will demonstrate creating drawings/paintings using chalk pastels. Want to Make your Own Art Nan Miller – Make & Take Butterfly Cheri Reed – Creative Note Cards Bill MacMillan – Grape Vine Wreaths The Celebration of the Arts is free, what better way to spend a Sunday afternoon!

Refreshments will be available on the Rotary Patio behind the Ellicottville Town Center building adjacent to the arboretum. Perennials from the Carolyn Lowe Herb Garden will be available for a small donation.

The Nannen Arboretum is located at 28 Parkside Drive Ellicottville NY. Visit us at www.nannenarboretum.org or contact us at [email protected]

For more information on this event please visit http://www.nannenarboretum.org/


Event Details

    Sept. 23, 2018 - Sept. 23, 2018
    12:30 PM - 03:30 PM