Spring 2018


ArtWeek Initiatives

Art of Food
ArtWeek on the Road
Light Up the Night



The Art of Henna

The Art of the Label

The Art of Sailors’ Valentines

Brightwood Canvas Café

The Cloth of Community

Dyeing to Wear It

1,000 Cranes For Franklin

A Little Bazaar: Live Paint and Drawing

The Art Shoppe of Plymouth Presents: Copper Wire Ring Making

The Art Shoppe of Plymouth Presents: Gyataku Fish Printmaking

ArtWeek: Pickling + Pints

Asparagus Valley Pottery Trail

Asparagus Valley Pottery Trail: After-Hours Party at Snow Farm

Body Positive Craft Workshop

“Build a Lighthouse!” – An Essex Heritage Event

Cape Cod Mini Maker Faire

Celebrate ArtWeek with Martin the Bear

Community WorcNight: Talk and Tour with Randal Gardner

Crafternoon: ArtWeek Edition!

Crafting Excellence: Celebrating Local Creativity

Create a Poppy in Remembrance of World War One

Create a Sea Creature Headdress

Create the Space for Creativity

Creating Virtual Art at BIG

Creating with Flowers

Creative Kinetic Sculptures in the Idea Hub

Crochet, Knit, Weave and Upcycle on the Common

Cut-and-Tape-a-Thon: soft-boiled Zine Workshop

Decoupage Glass Workshop

Design Your Own T-shirt

Designer For A Day

DIY and Drinks – Create a Coat Rack from Salvage

Encaustic Painting Demonstration with Robin Litwin

Evening at the Arts Center

Evening of SolidARiTy

Family Crafts and Swim Time at Goldfish Swim School

Fanciful Furniture Painting Workshop Demonstration

Five Crows Artist Salon

Float Your Boat: Mini-Mayflowers!

Franklin Public Schools (FPS) Lifelong Learning Art Experience

Free Comic Book Day

Free Dye Day

Furoshiki Fun – Eco-Friendly DIY Gift-Wrapping

Getting Messy with Plaster Sculpture

Handbuilt Succulent Pots

Hearth Community Night

HGTVs Deek Diedricksen Builds a Tiny Play House

“Hidden” Book Creation

Illuminate Thanksgiving Lantern Workshop

Intersecting Threads: Accessible Clothing Making

Intro to Floral Watercolor and Arranging with Cent

Jedi Makers: A Star Wars Crafternoon

Kids Ceramics

Kid’s Intro to Wool Felting at Appleton Farms

Kids Paint, Print, and Draw

Kids Silk Painting

Make a Silver Ring & Sam Adams Brewery

Marblehead’s J.O.J. Frost: Folk Art Fish

Meet the Artists in their Studios: Special Bus Tour

Metal Casting & Sam Adams Tour

Methods and Materials: Drawing with Stitches

Mimic the Masters

Mini Clay Canvas

Monet’s Magic: Pastel Paint Monet’s Water Lilies

On and Off the Wall, Woodworkers Annual Show

Glass Beadmaking with Beth Williams: Open Studios

Print It!

Put a Handle on It!

Real and Imagined “Strawberry Fields Forever”

Re-Thinking Recycling

Second Wind Beer Mug Painting

Sip and Paint: Design Your Own Tea Towel

Snow Farm Craft Program Studio Tour with Demonstrations

Spring in Bloom in Three Rivers!

Stress Management with Mandalas

Tantalizing Blooms with Alice’s Table at Ted Baker

Throwing Demonstration

Turning Your Hobby Into a Business 101

Visit Our Makerspace and Make Some ART

Weld A Critter & Sam Adams Tour

Where Do Our Clothes Come From, Where Can They Go?

Woodturning Demonstration

Worcester Center for Crafts Pottery Invitational: Coffee Klatch

Worcester Center for Crafts Pottery Invitational: Sip and Shop

Working Artists Share Stories

Yarn and Fiber Event


Art at the Market: Painting with Potatoes

The Art of Japanese Sake Brewing

The Art of Pairing

A Taste of Art

A Taste of Israel

The Expressive Qualities of Art, Wine and Cheese

Hemingway Dinner

Market to Mouth

Recipe-Writing Workshop with the Diva of Deliciousness

Sugar Arts at the Dan’l Webster Inn


The Art of Communication Through Tango

Art of Wellness

Bon Odori (Japanese Folk Dance) For All Ages

Creative Movement for Kids

Creatures Workshop

The Dance Complex Celebrates ArtWeek

Dance to Stop Hunger

Dances of the Solar System

Danza Orgánica and Luis J. Rodriguez

Dean College Dance Company

Hoop Essentials w/ Saturn and Gemini Jules

Fred Astaire Dance Studio of Franklin Presents: Broadway Bound

Hip Hop Aperitif!

 Latin Hip Hop Dance Workshops with MetaMovements

“Let’s Swing for the Troops!”

May the 4th be With You: Star Wars Swing

Move Along: ArtWeek Edition!

O’Well – Osterville Wellness Day

The Playground, Improvisation, Modern Dance & Live Music

Poetry in Motion

Pop, Rock, and Latin Line Dance Classes!

Rhythm at the Regent

Salsa Mambo New York style with guest instructor, Robert Rosario from New York City!

The Samvaad Project

“The Tango” Opening Night Exhibit & Reception

Urbanity Dance Open Rehearsal

Vimata: A Greek Dance Workshop


Addison LeBoutillier: Andover Artist & Craftsman

“Architecture As Art” Tours in Historic Marblehead

Art of the Automobile: 2018 Spring Expo

Art of the Home

Branding Lowell Open House & Curator Talks

“Build a Lighthouse!” – An Essex Heritage Event

Creating a Haven – Enhance Your Home Design

Eustis Estate Landscape Tours

Future Retro Vintage Cocktail Party

 Historic Walking Tour on Newbury Street

King Hooper Mansion; Architecture as Art

Lighting your Home (and your Art)

Preservation Month Kick-Off

Tour Grove Hall, Dorchester’s Rich Collection of Architecture

Turn Found Objects into Light

Virtual Reality in Design and Construction


90-Second Newbery Film Festival

Asian Film Series: Culture in Film Discussion

Chatham Orpheum/Creative Arts Center Artist Series

Film: Leaning Into the Wind

Films about the work of John Bonner

Future Retro Film Night

Just Say Goodbye – Film Screening and Q&A

Learn the Look DVF Boston x @StyleTravelLove

Music Makers as Change Makers

New Bedford LGBTQ Winter Film Series

Science on Screen: Inception with Steve Ramirez


Amateur Radio Day

Art of Auctions: Inside View of Buying & Selling

Blue Hill History Canoe Tour

Boston Custom House Tour

Boston’s Opera History Tour

Branding Lowell Open House & Curator Talks

Colonial Kids Arts and Crafts Night

Creating Art in the Tiffany Glow

Cultural Heritage through Image at the Minute Man

Curator’s Tour: The Mystery of Worcester’s Leonardo

Embarkation Tableau

Explore Tour: At the Intersection of Art & History

The Food Explorer-Author Talk with Daniel Stone

Insider Tour of the Historic Omni Parker House

Historic Walking Tour on Newbury Street

Italian-American Culture


Layers of Paint; Layers of History

Lizzie Borden Lantern & Ghost Tour

Lowell Walks Monument & Public Art Walk

Photo Fun Walk-Barnstable Village Cultural District

Photo Fun Walk-Hyannis HyArts Cultural District

Preserving Family History Through Recipes

Print with Letterpress at the Museum of Printing

quilts · practical pieces

Sing Through History: Walking Tour of Burial Hill

Springfield Central Library Tour

Stealing Rembrandts

Tracing Histories on the Landscape

Treasures of the State Library of Massachusetts

Wellfleet Cultural District Opening Ceremony/Walk

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Literary Arts/Humanities/Ideas

Apples, Lecture, Cider Tasting Reception

Art for Social Impact Panel

Art Themed Storytime

Arts & Humanity Open Mic

Behind-the-Scenes with author of The Little Book of Feminist Saints

Children’s Book Release Celebration and Talk

The Coffee House

Common Threads:  A Fashionable Cocktail Party

Editing 101: Revision and Publication

Fun in the Making Festival

The Fun Way to Read Poetry

 Greek Out at the Library!

Lionheart Puppets Presents: The Reluctant Dragon Show

Make Poetry out of Paintings

The Origin Nile Experience; Boston’s Youth Authors

Painting Day for Kids

Plimoth WaterWorks Studio: Meet Barnicle and Husk

Plymouth Fairy-Themed Story Hour

Poetry Reading Circle

Scriptwriting for Beginners from the A.R.T.

TEDxNatick Salon


90-Second Newbery Film Festival

All the Pardons Phone App

Art and Science ~ More Alike than Different

Art and Science Nature Journaling

Art For/Is Life: Elder Artists Share Their Stories

Art of Meteorology

Behind-the-Scenes at Boston En Vogue New Artist Series

Boston AIR: Resilience and Racial Equity

Boston #StandsWithImmigrants

BSCE: Open Rehearsal, Discussion, & Improv Session

Chalk Art Festival

Chief Chat: Representation in the Arts

CIC ArtWeek: Arts Technica

Cinco De Mayo Storytime Fiesta!

Experience the World of Art in VR

#FortPoint: Instagram Showcase

FREE FLOW: A Multi-Media Experiment

Get Ready For Kindergarten: ArtWeek Edition!

Hexe – An Exhibit on Female Rage

The Kai Olsson Experience: Art & Music Live

Kaji Aso Studio

Make Your Own Instrument from Recyclables!

Maker Decoupage Art Activity and Talk

Maynard Community Stories

Mosesian Center for the Arts Open Arts Day

 Raíces: Afro-Latin Folktales performance

Story and Craft: ArtWeek Edition!

Taste of ArtWeek

Terrific Toddlers: ArtWeek Edition!

The ART of…

The Magic of Bird Migration

The Physics of Color

The Space Between

UNBOUND! at Cotuit Center for the Arts

Under Great Grandmother’s Trees

Viva Portugal!

Wear Your Art at Raspberry Beret

Wear Your Art at Raspberry Beret

Wiogora School of Wonder & Wisdom Spring Fools Day

Worries Bash: Walk-through and Worries Collection


The A+B MVMNT Presents: Caleb Nathan + Friends

Across The Centuries of Classical Music

Airmen of Note Air Force Jazz Band

Andover Choral Society presents Songs of WWI

Argentina Pasión! Music, Poetry, and Tango Lessons

Art + Music Family Concert

Back Bay Ringers English Handbells

Band Turned Upside Down

Beethoven Rocks

A Brush With Music

Cape Cod Chamber Orchestra: Meet the Conductor

Cape Symphony Open Rehearsal

Chinatown Presents: Voci Angelica Trio

Choral Settings of Folk Songs in Western Society

CIC ArtWeek: Global Arts, Eats & Beats (West Africa)

Circle of Songs with Hugh Hanley

Communities of Song Concert

Decoding African American Spirituals

Drumming Around the World

 Drumming It Up!

ELECTRIC YOUTH powered by Bully:The Adjective

Eudaimonia and Rossi’s Italian Shabbat

Fall River Mayfest

Five O’Clock Shadow: Rock A Cappella

Friday Night Jazz Jam

Grand Night for Singing – with the Apollo Club

Handbell Ringers Concert

Hands-on English Handbells

HARMONY & HOPE: Responding to Violence with Music


Intermission Cafe Coffee House

Jazz Jam at the Marion Art Center (MAC)

Jazz Matinee at Robyn Newhouse Hall

Jazz Safari – A Journey Through the Creative Process

Jazz in Spring

 “Let’s Swing for the Troops!”

Jazz Through The Decades at the Grand Cru, Hyannis

Kid Pinky

Kinloch Nelson: Hear the Guitar Mad Scientist!

the little match girl passion

The Loft Musicians

Mark T. Small – Music History Lecture/Performance   

India Tunes: Tagore Moods and Melodies

Nantucket Girl: Be Ready to Sail

NoteAble Blend at the Franklin Historical Museum

NoteAble Blend at the Franklin Library

“Now You Can Take Off Your Clothes: Anecdotes”

Open Bach Cantata Rehearsal

Open Music Lesson and Recital

Open Rehearsal: A Far Cry

Pipes Alive: Exploring the King of Instruments!

Pre-Concert Talk with the Maestro Karidoyanes

Soundscapes at the MAC

Strictly Sinatra: Children’s Museum of Fall River

Stride Nite with Berkshires Jazz

Strings Attached! Medwin Quartet with Interpretive Dance

Times Two Series Directors Showcase

Traditional African Rhythms played on Djembe

Trowbridge Piano Performance

Up the Mississippi with the Dixie Diehards Jazz Band

Venezuelan Harpist Eduardo Betancourt CD Release

Vocal workshop: “Jazz improvisation & practice”

VPA Teen Coffee House with “The Road Back Home”

 Woods Hole Traditional Music Stroll

Writing for Chamber Opera Final Performance

Young Artist Mixer: One Night In Wakanda

Young or Old, Music Lifts You, Heart and Soul

Public Art/Community Art

12 Hour Lock-Down: Art Challenge

20th Annual Boston College Arts Festival

1,000 Cranes For Franklin

2018 Worcester Arts Council Grant Reception and Artist Talks

Activist Art Generator

All the Pardons Phone App

Art Alley: Wings of the Butterfly

Artifakt Studios Mural Jam

Artist Sneak Preview of A Spectacle in Motion

ArtsFest Hudson

ArtWeek on Newbury Kickoff Event

ArtWeek@ the Clark: Bee Happy

Atlantis Charter School Class of 2018 Art Exhibit

Belchertown ArtWalk!

Beyond Walls Tour

Brain Arts Open House at Dorchester Art Project

Canal District Art Walk

Chalk It Up

Chalk the Walk

ChalkWalk-Franklin Town Common

Check It Out

Chinatown Mural Tour

CIC ArtWeek Kickoff Exhibition Party

Circus Sketch Lab

A Conversation with Nancy Schön

Celebrate Public Art!

Dia del Niño (VROCC Open House)

Fairy Door Trail

Fieldsteel Art Exploration

First Fridays Artswalk Gets Interactive

Gallery Z Artist Coop

Get COOL with the Adams School

Greenway Public Art Tour

Harvard ARTS FIRST Festival

 Holding Differences Tenderly

Inner Piece

Live Art with Whole Foods Market

Make Public Art Together Workshop

Make Your Own Pilgrimage

Maynard as a Canvas Jury Show

Meet the Artists Behind the Plymouth Lobster Crawl

Mid-Cape Cultural Council 2018 Open House

Mother Caroline Academy Steps into Art

Mural Mile Road Race and Art Market

Pathways to Freedom

Planting The Future

Points of Light Celebration

Punto Urban Art Museum Walking Tour

Raining Poetry in Salem

SPACES First Friday Celebrates ArtWeek!

“Spring ArtWalk” An Evening of Art & Music

Studios Without Walls: Beyond Boundaries

The Way We Live Now (2018): Dress Rehearsal

Tile Art Project and Cartooning at the Library

TILL Wave Art & Music Festival

Visual Math

Wild ArtWeek at Franklin Park Zoo

Wingin’ It with Local Artists

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20th Annual Boston College Arts Festival

Airline Q+A

Art in Motion Juried Exhibition and Live Art Event

The Art of Listening: Communication and Leadership Seminar

Art of Illusion

The Art and Power of Influencers: BostonSpeaksSeries

Behind the Curtain – The Actor’s Life

THE BLACK BOX Broadway Series presents Tyler Haynes

Boston Theater Marathon XX: Backstage Tour

Boston Theater Marathon XX: Talkback

Character Development Workshop for Amateur Actors

CIC ArtWeek: CIC Story Slam and Magazine Launch

Circus Smirkus: How Do Kids Do Such Amazing Feats?

College Slammers

Community Theater Audition Workshop

Community Theater Tech: Lighting

Community Theater Tech: Sound

Disney’s The Lion King Jr., & Post-Show Talk Back

Faces of the Fabulous at the FAC

Fairytale Courtroom – Interactive Children’s Play

The Greenhouse Playlab

Hansel and Gretel: A New Family Musical

How to Produce a Major Concert…Play…Exhibition!

Improvisation and Theater Games for the Performer

Intimate Apparel – Talk with the Cast

Lizzie Borden and the 40 Whacks

Louder than a Bomb MA Youth Poetry Slam Showcase

Meet Julia Child

Performance: Gordon Hall

Tea at Marion’s Romantic Art Colony

“Now You Can Take Off Your Clothes: Anecdotes”

Top Girls Humanities Forum – Trailblazing Women

 True Colors: Out Youth Theatre

The Valley Voices Story Slam – Landline

Welcome to Boston: A Cast Party for Step Afrika!

What Poetry Means to Me

Visual Art

10th Annual Lexington Open Studios

2018 Worcester Arts Council Grant Reception and Artist Talks

Acrylic Painting Workshop @Fall River Library

The Answer is Never the Answer

Apprentice Zentangle®: It’s all in the Palm of Your Hand!

ARLines of the City Curators Tours

Art and Hats


Artful Projections After Dark

The Art & Science of Landscape

Art Party!

Artists Talk & Reception for The Quilted Canvas II

ArtSpace Maynard ArtWeek Celebration and Artist Talk

ArtWeek Artist Demonstrations in Harwich

ArtWeek at the Afro-Caribbean Museum

ArtWeek at the Clark: Highlights of the Collection

ArtWeek Plymouth Harbor Lighthouse Cruise

Augmented Reality Art Curator’s Talk

Behind-the-Scenes Collection Tour

Behind-the-Scenes Tour Wendell Minor’s America

Berkshire Plein Air, Making Art Outdoors


Body Painting Demo

Brightwood Canvas Café

Cahoon Museum of American Art – Spotlight Tours

Cardboard Architecture: Flip, Fold, Tie, Tape

Cartooning for the Soul

Ceramics as Art

Champion Reception and Open Studios with Artists

City Heart Art Show at the Prudential Center

Cleanliness is Next to Godliness

Collaborative Installation Piece

Collograph Printing Workshop

Color & Light Painting Demonstration

Common Threads:  A Fashionable Cocktail Party

Community WorcNight: Talk and Tour with Randal Gardner

Crafts + Drafts for ArtWeek

Create Alcohol Ink Art

Dialogue With A Master Sculptor

DIRECTIONS: Sergei Isupov

Dirty Hands, Happy Hearts Paint-Along

The Drawing Lab

Dueling Perspectives: Plein Air Painting Demo

Elementary Mask Making Workshop

Exhibition Carolyn Clayton: OBJECT AFTERLIFE

Experience Norman Rockwell’s Stockbridge Studio

Faces of Haiti Project by Valerie Anselme

FCC Student Art Competition Reception

Fire & Wine

Florals and Fresh Paint

Flower Power – A New Exhibition and Demo at Tree’s Place

#FortPoint: Instagram Showcase

Frame It!

Franklin Federated Church Family Paint Afternoon

Free Painting Demo with Palette Knife & Hands-On

Fresh Dance Friday: Open Level Workshop

Gallery Art Walk and Talks

Gallery Opening at ArtsWorcester-Modes of Inquiry

Guided Tour at the MIT Museum

Hidden Treasures Tour

Hybrid Digital Home

Improve Your Travel Photography

Inebri-art Figure Drawing

Inebri-art Spring Pop-up Art Show

In Golden Light

Interactive Gallery Exhibition at Salon Acote

Initiation to Painting Class

Journaling Workshop for Artists and Writers

Judie’s Art Bar: Mystery Mural

Kaleidoscopes: See the World Differently

Learn How to Decorate with Original Art

Light Up the Night at Highland Lighthouse

The Line Stops Here:  Perspective Basics

Live Painting with Deidre Tao

Live Painting at Gallery Artrio

Live Painting with Artist Veronica Van Jura

Lowell’s Asian American Heritage Exhibition and Talk

Madewell X Moss and Blue

Make a Bowl @ The 3rd Empty Bowls Dinner at FHS

Make a Mess: Spin Art

Making Art with Found Objects

Council on Aging Senior Art Exhibit and Collage Workshop

MBACC Drop in Clay: Making Small Serving Trays

MBACC Drop In Clay: Pinch Pots & Little Critters

MBACC Drop in Clay: Plates on the Wheel

Meet Sculptor Andrew DeVries

Meet Your Inner Artist – A Journey with Kwan Yin

Memorial Hall Museum: Always in Bloom

Mother’s Day Gift Workshop at Fuller Craft Museum

Multimedia Watercolor Explorations I

Multimedia Watercolor Explorations II

Museum of Dog

Open House, Demonstrations, and Children’s Crafts

Open Studios: After Hours Reception

Open Studios at the Plimoth Waterworks Building                                                                                                                            

Open Studio Tours: Meet the Artists

Out of the Woods

Painting Demonstration Workshop

Painting with Acrylics for Beginners

Painting Without Brushes!

Paper Marbling Demonstration

Piccles Presents: Digital Drawing Experience

Playdate: What Makes Change Happen?

Play With Clay!

Plein Air Painting of Sandy Neck

Pots at Pucker Gallery

Pouring Bliss: Happiness & Abstract Expression

Preschool Impressionism Workshop

The “Revolution, Redefined” Exhibit and Discussion

Selfie Madness with Unique and Interesting Friends

Sneaker Museum Exhibit at Royal Sonesta Boston

Social Media for Visual Artists

SoWa Artist Guild First Fridays: Artist Demos

Special Curator Tour: Fantastical, Political and Mirrors and Windows

Spring Arts Showcase Featuring Airline

Spring Art Walk in Maynard

“Spring ArtWalk” An Evening of Art & Music

The State of Clay

Step into the Artists Shoes Sculptures

Stroller Tour: Silver and Shiny

Taking Better Photos with Your Smartphone

Talks with Graduating Artists

“The Tango” Opening Night Exhibit & Reception

Taste and Pour: A Special Pairing of Wine & Art        

 A Taste of Israel

Teen and Adult Zentangle: Found Poetry

Tools Not Rules: How to Make Great Web Design

Tree Talk

Unbound Visual Arts Expo at the Prudential Center

University Park “Paint A Mural!”

Vintage Camper Academy

VIVA LA FEMME – Celebrating Women in the Arts

Walk and Talk with Photographer Bill Franson

WAM Podcast Tour

Welcome Back! Open House – Celebrate the Woods!

Winthrop Art Association’s Spring Arts Festival

Your Exquisite Corpse