Artist demonstrations and presentations at our annual Carolina Artisan Craft Market in Raleigh, North Carolina are an entertaining view of the processes that artists use in creating their fine craft. Enjoy a lively discussion, see samples of materials and finished work, and learn more about the techniques these artists use in their studios.
Many thanks to the Exhibiting Artist Members below who demonstrated at our 2017 Carolina Artisan Craft Market. Check back in September 2018 to see the demo line-up for our 2018 Carolina Artisan Craft Market at the Raleigh Convention Center.
Saturday, Nov. 11 Demonstrations
Ceramic Artist Jeff Pender
Abstract Sculpture from Concept to Reality
Jeff will present a lively discussion about moving ideas from your head all the way to the finished work of art! Process samples and other visuals will designs.
Translating Vision Into Fiber
Lisa will present and demonstrate how to translate visual images and inspiration into designs for wearable art.
Making a (Wo)Man-made Geode
Erica shares the steps involved in creating one of her signature geodes!
Sunday, Nov. 12 Demonstrations
Copper wrangler Cathy Vaughn demonstrates cold forming with anvil and hammer. Image: Detail, cold-forged spiral. ©2014 Cathy G. Vaughn, all rights reserved
Glowing Wood Sculpture
The birth of a glowing wood sculpture: is it science or magic? Secrets revealed about Professor Wood Glow’s glowing wood creations!