Classes/Events

CELEBRATING NEW MEMBERS

Five new artists have recently joined Coastal Craft Gallery giving you an expanded selection of unique, handcrafted gifts not available elsewhere. To celebrate, work from each of our new artists and craftsman will be on display from Monday, June 12 through Tuesday July 11. Come see the exciting additions featuring:

  • Lisa Fox – Painting and Printing
  • Stephen SetteDucati – Photography
  • Amy Bourbon – Pottery
  • Ken Klapproth – Shaker Boxes
  • Sandy Ritchie – Nauset Beach Stone wall art

Turnout for the welcoming reception on Friday, June 23rd was exceptional.  It was a great inspiration to have the gallery packed with customers and supporters – all friends – of the gallery.  Thank you all for your participation and we all had a wonderful time.  To hear more about the new artists or to see what your favorite artists have been up to, visit our Locations & Hours page for directions to the gallery.

CLASSES

Silversmithing with Teresa Cetto

Join Terry at the Creative Arts Center in Chatham for her class Sterling Silver Jewelry Design & Construction offered in afternoon or evening sessions.  Design your own pendant or earrings, make a band ring, and if you have time, a bracelet!

Beginners and advanced students welcome!

For more information, contact the center: 508-945-3583 or cacchatham@verizon.net

Also at the Creative Arts Center:

Ellen Scott

Join Ellen to learn how to make fine silver jewelry with Precious Metal Clay (PMC).  The Spring class begins May 23 and the Summer class begins July 11.  Space is limited, so sign up soon!  Learn more on the Creative Arts Center website, telephone the center at 508-945-3583, or by email at cacchatham@verizon.net

EVENTS

APRIL

Come down to the CCMOA to purchase beautifully crafted artwork and pottery from our  CCG potter Amy Bourbon.   She will be selling her pottery and ink drawings at this CCMOA fund raising event:

Art & Wine, “Palette to Palate”
Cape Cod Museum of Art
60 Hope Lane in Dennis
Sunday April 30th
2:00 – 5:00

CCG potters Amy Bourbon, Tobey Brennan and Nancy Craemer and will be donating bowls to this year’s Soup Bowls for Hunger event on April 12, 2017.  This is an annual fundraiser for the Cape Cod Potters Inc. and the Family Pantry of Cape Cod.

Experience the fine details attainable with Chine-collé printmaking through Lisa Fox’s Face Revealed on display within the “Contemporary Printmaking Creative Innovations” exhibit April 23-May 7 at the Osterville Village Library and presented by the Printmakers of Cape Cod.

MARCH

Elizabeth Best, John Best and Teresa Cetto have work on display at the Creative Arts Center in Chatham through March 24, 2017.  This is the CAC Members Show March 5 through March 24, 2017.  Join them for the opening reception March 5 from 4-5:30 pm.  Elizabeth Best was awarded  a CAC honorable mention for jewelry at this Members Show for her mixed metal piece “Cat in the Window”.   John Best was awarded  a CAC honorable mention for his stained glass work piece at this Members Show.   Check our Coastal Craft Gallery FB page for  photos of their beautiful pieces, soon to come.

Lisa Fox will have work on exhibit at the Provincetown Art Association and Museum (PAAM) Members’ Exhibitions. The opening for this exhibition, is on Friday, March 17 at 6pm. Lisa also has work on display in the Barnstable Municipal Airport from a partnership with Cape Cod and Islands Art Educators Association titled “A Sense of Place”.

Kathy Meyers has work on display at this Brewster Ladies Library Exhibit.  Come celebrate the artwork of our community! Mixed media works by Brewster artists will be on display in the Library auditorium from March 2 to March 30, 2017. The public is invited to meet the artists at a reception from 3:00 to 5:00 PM on Saturday, March 11. Enjoy a great variety of works by local artists! This exhibit is sponsored by the Brewster Cultural Council and the Brewster Ladies’ Library.

JUNE

Elizabeth Best and John Best will be participating in the 18th Annual Hands on the Arts Festival on Saturday and Sunday, June 17 and 18, 2016 from 10 am to 5 pm – rain or shine – on the Windmill Green on Rt. 6 in Eastham, MA.

Beginning June 30 and running through July 1st and 2nd, both Elizabeth Best and John Best will be at the 16th Annual 4th of July Weekend Festival of the Arts hosted by By the Bay shows at Drummer Boy Park in Brewster, MA.

JULY

Go to learn about jewelry making and come home with a ring of your own creation in a special 4 week class held at the Creative Arts Center in Chatham taught by Teresa Ellis Cetto.  The class is being held in two sessions: Tuesday evenings from 6-9 pm on July 11, 18, 25, and August 1 or Thursday afternoons from 2-5 pm on July 13, 20, 27, and August 3.

AUGUST

Presented by the Creative Arts Center of Chatham, the 46th Festival of the Arts is Cape Cod’s Premier Fine Arts & Crafts Festival running Friday, August 18th through Sunday, August 20th.  Both Elizabeth Best and John Best will be participating in the show.

Enjoy Wednesday evening performances by the musical trio Black Whydah including John Best through July and August at the Adams Masonic Lodge in Wellfleet.

Stop by the Society of Cape Cod Craftsman’s Annual Craft Fair Tuesday August 8th through Thursday, August 10th to see the latest works of Tobey & Tom Brennan as well as Teresa Cetto.  The event is open to the public with FREE admission from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM and is held rain or shine.

Treat yourself to an exhibit of the compelling photography of Stephen SetteDucati at the Julie Heller Gallery in Provincetown, MA from Friday, August 18th through Thursday, August 31st.