Join the Ocean House at the monthly Artisan in Residence weekend event to meet with nationally-recognized artists and artisans for hands-on art instruction, special lectures and reception. This month, meet Sarah K. Benning, artist, educator, and designer who works within the realm of contemporary embroidery.
Friday, January 15, 5 pm – 6 pm : Meet Sarah K. Benning,artist, educator, and designer who works within the realm of contemporary embroidery to create one-of-a-kind, hand-stitched artworks. Working in a form of artistic expression freed from the expectations of traditional Fine Art and the fine art world, Sarah found her way to stitching and fell in love with the process and the freedom of the craft medium.
Sunday, January 17, 9 am – 10:30 am:Meet & Greet: Meeting this month’s Artisan in Residence, Sarah K. Benning one-on-one and enjoy the opportunity to purchase the artisan collection embroidery kits.
Sunday, January 17, 2 pm – 4 pm: Up Close & Personal: Art Lecture & Reception with Sarah K. Benning. Join artist, educator, and designer Sarah K. Benning as she talks about her visual vocabulary and aesthetics as well as her personal journey into the world of creating embroidery designs and DIY Kits.