interactive demonstrations, 11-8 pm

at riverwalk park

Join these artists these artists for interactive demonstrations from their booths: 

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  • Anthony DeRosa, Mud Monkey Pottery, Ceramics.  Glaze & raku fire pots right at the festival!
  • Catherine Elser, Fiber Arts
  • Joshaua Hassan, Ceramics
  • Laura Koban, Stained Glass
  • Lauren McAnallen, Downed Root Studio, wood and stone craft
  • Mariha Mercer, Hopes Majesty, Face-Painting/Custom Canvases
  • Jamie Roman, Three Rivers Hammocks, other


2:30-3:00, 5:00-5:30, 6:30-7:00            Cello for Children: Demos & Trials

Explore the cello with Beth Goldstein McKee!  She'll demonstrate the instrument then give children the opportunity to play themselves!   McKee is a registered trainer of Suzuki pedagogy with the Suzuki Association of Americas and has taught cello to children for over thirty years at institutes, workshops, and conferences across the country.   Private  lessons are offered locally at the Hope Academy, the Pittsburgh Music Academy and Arts & Education at the Hoyt.