Festival of Arts Events 2019

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Robert Giede has been creating diamond and colored gemstone fine jewelry using gold, platinum, and silver for over 45 years. Although Bob’s studio is in Menomonie, WI he has ties to the Bayfield community and has always enjoyed setting free-form found agates.  He will be explaining the lost wax casting process and demonstrating wax model making and selling unique, one of a kind works. Thursday – Sunday, July 18 – 21, 10 – 4

Elizabeth Ellis of Big Bay Creations weaves stunning, bold, unique jewelry inspired by the chain maile technique. She will be demonstrating her creative process as well as showing new pieces. Her art is made to be worn every day, wherever you go, doing whatever you do. Stop by and be inspired! Saturday, July 20, 11 – 2


Small Business Saturday

Bates Art Gallery celebrates Small Business Saturday with local artist Krishna Paterson.

Krishna loves to paint. She has loved painting for years. Abstract “fluid art” is her latest passion. Join Krishna to learn more about her artistic pursuits, November 24th from 11-4pm. Her original paintings, poster prints, cards, magnets and jewelry will be available in addition to the ever popular Wickie Candle Company line of lotions, bath bombs, candles and sachets. Celebrate our Artists on Saturday!Wickie Candle Company (1)