See how it’s made! (Demos)

Demo-clayDo you sometimes wonder about the processes and skills involved in making beautiful craft? Every day at the Fair, you can watch craftspeople work and ask them about the techniques they use. Each demonstration is presented by a juried member who has had years of experience learning and perfecting a craft.

Past demonstrations have included:
Didjeridu – handmade musical instruments
Traditional broom making
Japanese Hanga Printmaking
Embroidery techniques
Metal jewelry making
Bead embroidery, off-loom bead weaving and bead stringing
Pewter-smith techniques
Raku pots
Fly fishing rods
Artistic traditional blacksmithing
Clay throwing and building
Weaving on a floor loom
Calligraphy and book making
Quilting/fiber arts
Traditional arts such as quilt making, rug hooking and braiding, and knitting