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Frankfort Arts Alliance Open Studio Event & Tour

November 2, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Studios open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

10 a.m. Walking tour begins on the Old Capitol Lawn
Artist Betty Beshoar guides visitors to downtown Frankfort ‘s working artists’ studios.

10 a.m. Fiber spinning with Annie LaForge, demonstrations every half hour throughout the day. (at the former Good Shepherd School)

10-1:00 face painting with Kaja 3rd floor, the former Good Shepherd School

11-3:00 Throw your own pots at Broadway clay. ($5)

11:00 Dance with the Sugar Plum Fairy
A special opportunity open to kids ages 3 and up! Join our Sugar Plum Fairy as she leads movers and shakers in a creative movement and ballet class at the KDA studio. Kids are invited to wear their favorite tutu or costume! First floor of former Good Shepherd School

11-1:00 paper sculpting with Jody Jaques, 3rd floor, the former Good Shepherd School

12:00 Free knitting workshop with Annie Annie LaForge, at the former Good Shepherd School

12-1:00 Clara’s Nutcracker Tea Party
Join Clara, Sugar Plum Fairy, Nutcracker, and more fun characters for a special tea party suitable for dance fans of all ages! Clara and her character friends will be in the KDA studio to host a special snack as well as photo opportunities with each performer. First floor of the former Good Shepherd School.

1:00 Poetry Reading & Craft talk with Broadstone Publisher Larry Moore & Authors, at the former Good Shepherd School

1:30 Open Acting class with On Tour Acting, 3rd floor, at the former Good Shepherd School

2:00 Metal Enamling demonstration with Cathy Tomlinson 2n floor, at the former Good Shepherd School

2:30 Batik Demonstration with Doris Thurber, room 303 at the former Good Shepherd School

3:00 Improv Comedy performance with On Tour Acting at the former Good Shepherd School

Throughout the day, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the school you will find Painting with Fran Redmon, Bill MacIntire, Gina Morales, Toby Penney as well as forging with Chris Smith. He will have his fire and forge working in Catfish Alley near Wapping Street.

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Silo Ridge Makers Market you will find many creatives working and even more on display.

The McClure building has multiple studios open throughout the event. Betty Beshoar, Sallie Clay Lanham, Bob McWilliams, Gene Burch all welcome you there throughout the day.

Three Elements design, Broadway Clay, & Capitol Gallery are must see art stops!

Dan Fink & Chris Wilder will have mixed media paintings and clay works on display at the former Good Shepherd School.

Anna Murphy & Giuseppe Percivati will be mural painting throughout the day at Bourbon on Main and Capitol Cellars.

All studios are drop in ready throughout the day. Each artist excited to share what they make with the community. Join us!

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November 2, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


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Frankfort Public Art

Frankfort/Franklin County Tourist & Convention Commission
300 Saint Clair St., Suite 102
Frankfort, KY 40601