21 08, 2018

Rochford, Grace *

By |2020-05-04T01:14:41+00:00August 21st, 2018|2019 Demonstrating Artists, 2020 Demonstrating Artisan, 2020 WLA Artisans, Children's Activity, Loudoun Mutual Park, Mixed-Media, Waterford Craft School Instructor|

Grace Rochford Waterford Landmark Artisan I have always been interested in history and early American crafts. Through this interest, I became acquainted with the historical American floorcloths. I enjoy demonstrating and educating the public about this craft. [...]

16 08, 2017

Hazlett, Steve *

By |2020-05-04T01:21:58+00:00August 16th, 2017|2019 Demonstrating Artists, 2020 Demonstrating Artisan, 2020 WLA Artisans, Bond Street Barn Lower Level, Waterford Craft School Instructor, Wood|

Steve Hazlett Waterford Landmark Artisan Weathervanes, whirligigs and trade signs are as varied as the subject matter they represent. One hundred plus year old heart pine salvaged from out buildings and barns built during the 19th century [...]

15 06, 2017

Switzenberg, Bunny *

By |2020-05-04T01:38:43+00:00June 15th, 2017|2019 Demonstrating Artists, 2020 Demonstrating Artisan, 2020 WLA Artisans, Children's Activity, Loudoun Mutual Park, Mixed-Media|

Bunny Switzenberg Waterford Landmark Artisan Bunny and John Switzenberg of Lancaster, Pa. are beekeepers and crafters. They make cinnamon-scented beeswax ornaments using antique German chocolate molds, some of which John's great-grandfather brought with him when he emigrated [...]

11 06, 2017

Stanley, Mary *

By |2020-05-04T02:07:54+00:00June 11th, 2017|2019 Demonstrating Artists, 2020 Demonstrating Artisan, 2020 WLA Artisans, Loudoun Mutual Park, Mixed-Media, Waterford Craft School Instructor|

Mary Stanley Waterford Landmark Artisan Everlasting flowers and foliages become enchanting wreaths and arrangements- a gathering of Summer's Bounty. Like walking in the garden on a golden August day. Flowers grown and gathered from my own garden [...]

10 06, 2017

Weitzel, Marianne *

By |2020-05-04T02:17:02+00:00June 10th, 2017|2019 Demonstrating Artists, 2020 Demonstrating Artisan, 2020 WLA Artisans, Children's Activity, Mixed-Media, Old School Outside|

Marianne Weitzel Waterford Landmark Artisan Renaissance Lavender is a local lavender farm growing over 50 kinds of lavender. I sell plants, dried lavender bunches, wreaths, aromatherapy products; butters, balms and lotions; oils for skin and hair; natural [...]

10 06, 2017

Vaillancourt, Judi *

By |2020-05-06T21:01:32+00:00June 10th, 2017|2019 Demonstrating Artists, 2020 Demonstrating Artisan, 2020 WLA Artisans, Children's Activity, Mixed-Media, Old School Inside|

Judy Vaillancourt Waterford Landmark Artisan Since 1984, Judi Vaillancourt has been inspired by Victorian era Chalkware and adapted the medium into her own contemporary fine art. Today, Judi uses her collection of 3,000+ antique confectionary moulds to [...]

10 06, 2017

McKellar, Judith *

By |2020-05-06T21:02:30+00:00June 10th, 2017|2019 Demonstrating Artists, 2020 Demonstrating Artisan, 2020 WLA Artisans, Children's Activity, Loudoun Mutual Park, Mixed-Media|

Judith McKellar Waterford Landmark Artisan The English craft of pargework was brought to America with the colonists. It was popularized by the Adams brothers whose interior decorative plasterwork graced the elegant colonial homes .My work recreates this [...]

9 06, 2017

Barnes, Candy & Dave *

By |2020-05-06T21:03:25+00:00June 9th, 2017|2019 Demonstrating Artists, 2020 Demonstrating Artisan, 2020 WLA Artisans, Basketry, Children's Activity, Loudoun Mutual Park, Waterford Craft School Instructor|

Candy & Dave Barnes Waterford Landmark Artisan We use traditional tools to weave rattan over handmade molds to create our Nantucket baskets. Various American hardwoods as well as exotics are used for handles, bases & lids and [...]

9 06, 2017

Robinson, Gary *

By |2020-05-06T21:07:50+00:00June 9th, 2017|2019 Demonstrating Artists, 2020 Demonstrating Artisan, 2020 WLA Artisans, Children's Activity, Fiber-Textiles, Old School Outside, Waterford Craft School Instructor|

Gary Robinson Waterford Landmark Artisan Handmade brooms are constructed of broomcorn and sapling handles or hand-shaped wooden handles. Various sizes of domestic brushes, including kitchen and clothing brushes, are made using only broomcorn and twine. The history [...]

9 06, 2017

Withnell, Susan *

By |2020-05-06T21:13:00+00:00June 9th, 2017|2019 Demonstrating Artists, 2020 Demonstrating Artisan, 2020 WLA Artisans, Children's Activity, Fiber-Textiles, Old School Outside, Waterford Craft School Instructor|

Susan Withnell Waterford Landmark Artisan I am passionate about fiber arts and particularly enjoy spinning yarns from animals that I have bred, delivered, raised and cared for. Weaving allows my creative needs to explore color and texture, [...]

3 06, 2017

Wychock, Karen *

By |2020-05-06T21:22:17+00:00June 3rd, 2017|2019 Demonstrating Artists, 2020 Demonstrating Artisan, 2020 WLA Artisans, Basketry, Children's Activity, JW Churchyard, Waterford Craft School Instructor|

Karen Wychock Waterford Landmark Artisan Working over wooden molds, in the method of the Shakers, my baskets are traditional in shape and materials. I weave both Shaker reproductions in ash and traditional, utilitarian baskets of reed. Native [...]