Featherstone is a community arts center on Martha’ s Vineyard which provides excellent year-round arts programs for Vineyarders and visitors of all ages.

Opening Reception:

Featherstone Printmakers’ Show
Sunday, August 3 from 4 to 6 p.m. 
Continues through August 20 Open Daily from Noon to 4 p.m. 
In the Virginia Weston Besse Gallery, Featherstone
"Say When" by Leslie Baker

UP-COMING GALLERY SHOWS

August 8, 9 & 10
Francine Fischer Retrospective
Opening Reception for Francine Fischer Retrospective
Friday, August 8 from 4 to 6 pm

Continues Saturday & Sunday, August 9 & 10
Open each day from 12 to 4 pm

August 16 & 17
Jeanine Primm Jones

Opening Reception for Jeanine Primm Jones
Friday, August 15 from 6:30 to 9:30 pm

Continues through Saturday & Sunday, August 16 & 17
Open each day from 12 to 4 pm

August 22 - 24
In and By the Sea – Art 
by Bettie Eubanks
in The Pebble Gallery, Featherstone. 
Opening Reception 
Saturday, August 23, 4 to 6 p.m.
Open Friday, August 22, Saturday, August 23 and Sunday, August 24 – Open each day from 12 to 4 pm

August 24 - September 10
The Art of the Mask 
with Guest Curator: Washington Ledesma
in the Virginia Weston Besse Gallery, Featherstone. 
Opening Reception Sunday, August 24, 4 to 6 p.m.
Continues through September 10 – Open Daily from Noon to 4 p.m. 


UP COMING EVENTS

Folklore and Mythology from A Woman's Perspective 

Tuesday, August 12 at 8 pm

tickets are $25

a storytelling concert performed by world-renowned storyteller Susan Klein


Alex and Ani Charity by Design

Wednesday, August 13th 6-8PM

MV Film Center and Featherstone Center for the Arts present Girl Rising 

Monday, August 18 from 7:30 pm

with special performance 
by poet and spoken word artist: 
Azure Antoinette



Call us at:
508 693 1850

Mailing Address:
PO BOx 1145 
Oak Bluffs, Ma 02557

Physical Address:
30 Featherstone Lane
Oak Bluffs, Ma 02557



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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Friday, August 1
Approaching Oil & Acrylic Painting with Eva Cincotta 
9 a.m. to Noon Cost is $50. 
(Continues through August 29) 

Friday, August 1
Friday Ceramics for children 
ages 7 to 12 
with Nancy Blank 
2 to 4 p.m. Cost is $30. 
(Continues through August 29) 

Saturday, August 2
Essentials of Watercolor Painting 
with Eva Cincotta 
1 to 4 p.m. Cost is $50. 
(Continues through August 23) 

NO CLASS ON SATURDAY, 
AUGUST 2
CLASS RESUMES ON 
SATURDAY, AUGUST 9
Advanced Ceramics 
with Washington Ledesma 
1 - 3 p.m. Cost is $30. 
(Continues through August 23)

Sunday, August 3
Advanced Open Pottery Studio 
(Adults Only) 
4 to 6 p.m. Cost is $5 per hour. 
(On-going)

*New Event
Sunday, August 3
4 to 6 p.m.
Opening Reception for Featherstone Printmakers’ Show
Continues through August 20 – Open Daily from Noon to 4 p.m. 

NEW!
Monday, August 4 – Friday, August 8
Summer Art Camp for Children ages 3 to teens 
9 a.m. to Noon Cost is $350. 
(Continues each week through August 11-15)

Monday, August 4
Watercolor Painting 
with John Holladay 
9 a.m. to Noon Cost is $50. 
(Continues through August 18)

Monday, August 4
Open Printmaking Studio 
with Nick Thayer 
1:30 – 4:30 p.m. 
Cost is $10 per hour. 
(Continues through August 11)

*New Event
Monday, August 4
6:30 p.m.
Musical Monday 
with Johnny Hoy & The Bluefish
on the Outdoor Stage Cost is $10 for adults, $5 with Our Island Club Card, children are free, Bring your lawn chair, blanket and picnic.

Monday, August 4
Open Darkroom 
with Michael Johnson 
7 to 9 p.m. Cost is $10/hour without assistance or $25/hour with instruction.  
(Continues through August 11)
 
Tuesday, August 5
Tom Maley Life Drawing 
9:30 to 11:30 a.m.  Cost is $10. 
(On-going)

*New Event
Tuesday, August 5
9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Featherstone Flea & Fine Arts Market
Free and free parking.
(Continues every Tuesday through September 2)

Tuesday, August 5
Intro to Ceramics
with Washington Ledesma 
4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Cost is $30. 
(Continues through August 26)

Tuesday, August 5
Printmaking Sampler Class 
with Sheila Fane 
7 - 9 p.m. Cost is $35.  
(Continues through August 19)

*New Event
Tuesday, August 5
Photographers Salon 
with Vineyard Colors
7 p.m. The Pebble at Featherstone.
Free.

Wednesday, August 6
Acrylic or Water Based Oil Painting 
with John Holladay 
9 a.m. to Noon  Cost is $50.
(Continues through August 20)

Wednesday, August 6
Collage & More 
with Sheila Fane 
1 - 3 p.m. Cost is $35.
(Continues through August 13)

Wednesday, August 6
Open Pottery Studio 
2 to 5 p.m. Cost is $5 per hour. 
(On-going)

Wednesday, August 6
No Fear Beginner’s iPad Class 
with Karen Huff 
4 to 5 p.m. Cost is $15. 
(Continues through August 27)

Wednesday, August 6
All Things Apple 
with Karen Huff 
5 to 6 p.m. Cost is $15. 
(Continues through August 27)

Wednesday, August 6
Featherstone Uke Jam 
7 to 9 p.m. Free.  
(On-going)

Thursday, August 7
Color 
with Leslie Baker 
9 a.m. – Noon  Cost is $50
(Continues through August 14)

Thursday, August 7
Monprinting 
with Nick Thayer 
1:30 – 4:30 p.m. Cost is $50. 
(Continues through August 14)

*New Event
Thursday, August 7
6:30 p.m.
Jazz Night with John Alaimo Trio
Cost is $10 for adults, $5 with Our Island Club Card, children are free,
Bring your lawn chair, blanket and picnic.

Thursday, August 7
Open Pottery Studio 
7 to 10 p.m. Cost is $5 per hour. 
(On-going)

Friday, August 8
Approaching Oil & Acrylic Painting 
with Eva Cincotta 
9 a.m. to Noon Cost is $50. 
(Continues through August 29) 

Friday, August 8
Friday Ceramics 
for children ages 7 to 12 
with Nancy Blank 
2 to 4 p.m. Cost is $30. 
(Continues through August 29) 

*New Event
Friday, August 8
Opening Reception for Francine Fischer Retrospective
4 to 6 p.m.
Continues Saturday, August 9 and Sunday, August 10 – Open each day from 12 to 4 pm

Saturday, August 9
Essentials of Watercolor Painting 
with Eva Cincotta 
1 to 4 p.m. Cost is $50. 
(Continues through August 23) 

Saturday, August 9
Advanced Ceramics 
with Washington Ledesma 
1 - 3 p.m. Cost is $30. 
(Continues through August 23)

Sunday, August 10
Advanced Open Pottery Studio 
(Adults Only) 4 to 6 p.m. 
Cost is $5 per hour
(On-going) 




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