Fun Art Happenings this weekend

21 Sep

What a weekend line-up! There are so many opportunities to get your creative groove on.  The Pawtucket Arts Festival continues and here are a few other great ways to spend a beautiful fall weekend:

Saturday 9/22

Be-Mused: A Day of Arts at Sandywoods Farm with Big Nazo and more! Tiverton

11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Venue: Sandywoods Farm – 53 Muse Way, Tiverton, RI, 02878

Makers Faire with artisan vendors, demonstrations, children’s activities, music, and Big Nazo puppets! The event is free for all.
Ages: All Ages
Cost: FREE

Screenprinting and Book Arts Demo Day, Providence

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Venue: AS220 – 115 Empire Street, Providence, RI
Bring t-shirts to print on, or print a book for free. Learn the basics of screenprinting as you print a piece of paper that can be folded down into a coloring book! This free children’s demonstration day is part of a month long program, the AS220 Community Printshop’s Print Lottery.
Cost: FREE
Age Range: All ages

Sunday, 9/23

Fall out of Summer Arts Festival, Cranston
11:00 am – 5:00 pm. Rain Date 9/30.
Venue: Artists’ Exchange – 50 Rolfe Square, Cranston, RI
The Fall Out of Summer Arts Festival is a fun and family-friendly event featuring live music and theater, artisans, art activities and contests and more! Carnival games, doggies show-off contest, pony rides, pumpkin paining, Check the website for full schedule.
Cost: $1
Age Range: ALL AGES

Family Open House at the RISD Museum of Art, Providence
When: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Venue: RISD Museum of Art – 224 Benefit Street, Providence, RI, 02906
Bring the whole family for a day of creativity at the Museum. Dive into hands-on activities for all ages, learn how to look at art together, meet our teaching artists, and sign up for fall classes and workshops. Special gallery talks, open studios, and more!
1 pm-3 pm Open Studio Personal Landscapes: Making Maps
3 pm Family See + Sketch: Embodying 2-Dimensional Movement
3:30 pm Work in Process Cart with RISD Textile Design Student
AGES 3-5: 1 pm Tours for Tots
AGES 6+: 2 pm Family See + Sketch: Looking Inside the Box: The Art of Pepón Osorio
Cost: FREE
Age Range: ALL AGES

And of course, don’t forget to mark your calendars for the Festival Fete’s Holiday Market coming up in December.

Special thank you to one of our fabulous sponsors:


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