Montford Artwalk Participants

art-walk-map-frontWe are excited to announce the first annual Montford Artwalk, October 29, 12-5pm. Join us for a celebration of many talented artists, designers, and crafts persons. Enjoy an autumn afternoon as you stroll through the historic neighborhood and learn about the many talented individuals who live and work in Montford. More than a dozen creative people will open their studios for this free event.

Jacque Allen—Furniture designer and maker. Jacque is also a woodturner who makes bowls, salt and pepper grinders, cutting boards and other wood pieces. She has taught at Penland School of Craft and various other crafts schools around the country. www.jdallenstudio.com  jdenbyallen@gmail.com

Heather Baird—Fiber artist. hjbiard@gmail.com

Alexandra Baker—Working medical illustrator. Current projects include an embryology book, an immunology book and website, two anatomy books and a book on acupuncture for deep sea divers, along with various medical magazines. alexandrawbaker@gmail.com www.dnaillustrations.com     .

Dan Blake—Realism portrait artist who works in oil on canvas with a focus on creating a degree of tension between the background and the model. dan.blake@dhhs.nc.gov

Tabitha Burnett—Sculptor who makes expressive figures in clay. tabithaburnett.com

Nat Dickinson—Artist who focuses on landscape and cityscape paintings of Asheville and Maine. www.natdickinson.com. Also at Riverside Studios, 174 West Haywood Street, Asheville

Kathy Goodson—Original silk painting artist. www.kathygoodson.com

Margaret Goodson—Handmade jewelry artist. www.etsy.com at GRITGOODS.

Toni Graves—Bead, yarn and crochet artist and craftsperson. tgraves77@gmail.com  https://www.etsy.com/shop/BeadYarnCrochet https://www.facebook.com/beadyarncrochet

Kevin Hogan—Artist and print maker. http://ashevilleartlink.com/hogan/

Linnea Heide—Painter of original abstract paintings of all sizes, colors and price ranges. www.linneaheide.com

Dana Irwin—Landscape painter and board member of the Saints of Paint, an organization which produces fine art fundraisers to support local non-profits. irwindana@bellsouth.net

Mary McDermott—Painter, print maker and art facilitator at the Urban Art Retreat and Studio. http://marymcdermottart.com http://www.theurbanartretreatandstudio.com

John Morris—Photographic restorer and family history video artist. http://www.nexusphotographics.com/.

Lisa Morphew—Decorative art tile maker. lisamorphew51@gmail.com   www.yanceycraftedtile.com

Christine Murphy—Artist and designer of one of a kind hand-made clothing and paintings. Rise from the Ashes Unique Apparel

Joyce Thornburg—Figurative expressionist painter. joyce-thornburg@att.net http://www.joycethornburg.net