Marblehead Art Walk 2013

May 6, 2013

Marblehead Art Walk 2013
May 11, 10 am – 5 pm

“Where Business and Art Meet”

The Marblehead Arts Association (MAA) and the Marblehead Chamber of Commerce (MCC) will be hosting the 6th annual Art Walk 2013, an event spread throughout Marblehead’s central business district features participating shops and restaurants with each location hosting a local artist (or two) and will take place on Saturday, May 11th, 10 am – 5 pm.

The daylong event includes open studios, art making events, store promotions, plein aire painting, music and performances. Thirty businesses paired with local artists will be exhibiting paintings, photography, sculpture, jewelry, ceramics and textiles. Nine studios will be open for viewing with many offering art making opportunities for children. The Marblehead Arts will be hosting “Art in the Making”, a family friendly event that will include collage making, painting, drawing and much more!!

Music includes girls’ chorus, blue grass, jazz, bagpipes and children’s songs. Rebel Shakespeare, students who have recently returned from performing in England, will be part of the performances.

Art Walk 2013 is a great way to experience the vibrancy of art in our community. Meet local artists, explore your own creativity, be entertained, or shop for a special Mother’s Day gift, there will be much to fill the senses!

For a full list of business/artist pairings, open studios, events and performances, brochures are available at the MAA, the MCC and participating businesses.