Open up Studios and Push-By Art returns to Conanicut Island on Saturday, August 7 from 10 am – 5 pm. Jointly hosted by the Jamestown Arts Heart (JAC) and Conanicut Island Art Association (CIAA), Open up Studios is a one particular-day, island-vast function the place participating artists invite the public into their studios or to see their perform outside the house whilst passing by. 

There are a lot more than 30 taking part artists throughout the island as well as teams of artists with pop-up displays at Out of the Box Studio and Gallery and driving the JAC on Douglas Road. From 10 am to 3 pm at the Community Mural Wall at the JAC, all are welcome to join in a participatory challenge named the “People’s Patchwork,” which will present coloring sheets based on the Ohio Star quilting sample.  

Collaborating artists of Open up Studios and Drive-By Art consist of: Shirley Bell, Coffee Bell, Kathleen Caswell, Rose M Chase, Clancy Layouts Glass Studio, Bernie Courtney, Daniel Dunn, Joannie Ellie, David Gagnon, Joanne Koehler, Deb Lichtenstein, Sue Mailloux, Jody Pandelidis, Wilson Pollock, Elaine S Porter, Christopher T Terry, Ernie Wulff, Honest Forms, Jillian Barber, Searching Upwards, Peter Diepenbrock, Peter Marcus, Kelly McDermott, Rick Meli, Out of the Box Studio and Gallery, Melanie Saunders, Susan Schaffer, Gillian Stoneburner, Didi Suydam, Brad Vaccaro, and Christi Perform.