RAIN OR SHINE!
Featuring activities all along the “O Shenandoah County Artisan Trail”
Artisan studio tours, artist and gardening demonstrations, wine & beer tasting, local foods, farm tours, exhibits and much more!
With over 23 participating sites including:
|· 7 East galleryo Saturday Only·
o featuring Clare Ellis’ knit wear and Becky Dickhute offering artist demonstrations
o featuring a variety of artist demonstrations including painting, drawing, metal work, rug hooking, pottery and card making
o featuring a variety of artist demonstrations including pottery, glass beads, and photography as well as local food
o open Sunday only
o water color demonstrations
o featuring local bee keepers, master gardeners, chain saw carving, locally made soaps and chalk painting furniture demonstrations
o open studio
o farm tours, fresh eggs, local produce
o mask making demonstrations and local baked goods from Woodbine Farms
o featuring artist demonstrations including wood turning, polymer clay jewelry, silversmith jewelry, ceramic jewelry, paper mache, painting, metal work, quilting, stained glass, pottery, basket weaving, weaving and more.
o featuring gardening demonstrations and food specials
o featuring weaving demonstrations
o featuring studio tours, artist demonstrations by several potters and the Shenandoah River Lodge
o featuring clay throwing demonstrations and studio tours
o featuring basket weaving demonstrations by Virginia Stultz and Jean Whetzel, food & wine tastings and artist demonstrations
o featuring Shenandoah Bee Keepers, Virginia Lovers’ Gourd Society, Friends of the North Fork, Shenandoah County Master Gardeners, miniature garden and butterfly garden demonstrations, local wine, music and local artists.
o featuring live music by Robbie Limon, hops planting demonstrations (weather permitting), vineyard tours and kite flying.
o featuring Lily the rescue llama, llama sheering demonstrations, yarn spinning, rope weaving, Newfoundland dog hair spinning, locally made yarn bowls, local wine and demonstrations on using herbs to prevent bugs from eating yarn and knitwear.
o organic gardening demonstrations
o chip frying, come celebrate the new season of freshly dug potatoes
o open Saturday only
o sausage tasting, beer tasting,meet the brewer, locally raised chickens and foods, display of unusual chicken breeds, barefoot trimming demonstrations for horses, pottery demonstrations and painting
o wine and cider tasting
o open studio tours, painting and wood turned products
Look for the bright yellow banners hanging outside each door!
Gardens Galleries & Grapes is sponsored by: