Watch this space! West Medford Open Studios includes live music, readings by local authors, demonstrations, food tastings, and more.

Saturday April 29

12–1:30 pm | Stephanie Schorow | Site #3 / 11 Chardon Road | Stephanie Schorow will demonstrate hand building "Six-Word Memoir" trays with clay, board and foam: participants can make their own.

12–5 pm | Bev Hinckley - Textilelations | Site 7 / 1446 Mystic Valley Parkway | Bev Hinckley will provide ongoing knitting and quilting demonstrations and discuss the design process.

1–3 pm | Jim Austin | Site #13 / 20 Monument Street | Jazz and blues jam

1–4 pm | Terry Carter and Friends | Site #18 / West Medford Community Center, 111 Arlington Street | Spoken word/poetry and vocal performances

2–2:30 pm | Tal's Honey CSA | Site #7 / 1446 Mystic Valley Parkway | Learn about honeybees, beehives and beekeeping, learn how to support the local bee population, and taste some delicious honey!

2–3 pm | Beads by Beardslee | Site #9 / Brooks School, 388 High Street - entrance on Allston Street | Watch Jewelry artist Sarah Beardslee create a spiral rope bracelet using a simple stitch that produces a deceptively difficult result!

2–3 pm | Earl Howard | Site #27 / 77 Monument Street | Pottery throwing

2:30–3 pm | Stephanie Todhunter | Site #19 / Jerome Street Studios, 128 Jerome Street | Learn how to use alcohol inks and fire to create vibrant one-of-a-kind paintings.

3–3:30 pm | Chris Leary | Site #16 / 12 Fairfield Street | Non-fiction writing

3–4:30 pm | Jane Kostick | Site #24 / 117 Sharon Street | Using wood, magnets, and playdough, designer/woodworker Jane Kostick will lead a hands-on exploration of repeating patterns, negative space, and some of the fundamental geometric shapes underlying her mathematical artwork and puzzles.

3–5 pm | Katrin & Al Peterson | Site #17 / 7 Fairfield Street | Live music on the Porch

3:30–4 pm | Stephanie Schorow | Site #16 / 12 Fairfield Street | Writing

3:30–4 pm | Sheila Corkery | Site #19 / Jerome Street Studios, 128 Jerome Street | Jewelry workshop

4–4:30 pm | David Chia | Site #16 / 12 Fairfield Street | Short stories & essays

4–4:30 pm | Celia Lee | Site #27 / 77 Monument Street | Celia Lee will be demonstrating how she creates jewelry using a peyote beading stitch with stainless steel hex nuts.

Sunday April 30

12–1:30 pm | Stephanie Schorow | Site #3 / 11 Chardon Road | Stephanie Schorow will demonstrate hand building "Six-Word Memoir" trays with clay, board and foam: participants can make their own.

12–5 pm | Bev Hinckley - Textilelations | Site 7 / 1446 Mystic Valley Parkway | Bev Hinckley will provide ongoing knitting and quilting demonstrations and discuss the design process.

1–1:30 pm | Tanya Howard | Site #19 / Jerome Street Studios, 128 Jerome Street | Culinary demo¬†inspired by seasonal ingredients

1–3 pm | Jim Austin | Site #13 / 20 Monument Street | Old-time acoustic music jam

1–4 pm | Terry Carter and Friends | Site #18 / West Medford Community Center, 111 Arlington Street | Spoken word/poetry and vocal performances

2–2:30 pm | Tal's Honey CSA | Site #7 / 1446 Mystic Valley Parkway | Learn about honeybees, beehives and beekeeping, learn how to support the local bee population, and taste some delicious honey!

2–3 pm | Darcy Schultz | Site #19 / Jerome Street Studios, 128 Jerome Street | Words into wax

2–3 pm | Beads by Beardslee | Site #9 / Brooks School, 388 High Street - entrance on Allston Street | Watch Jewelry artist Sarah Beardslee create a spiral rope bracelet using a simple stitch that produces a deceptively difficult result!

2–3 pm | Earl Howard | Site #27 / 77 Monument Street | Pottery throwing

3–5 pm | The Porter Squares | Site #4 / 11 Newton Road | Rock, pop, soul, R&B

3–3:30 pm | David Chia | Site #16 / 12 Fairfield Street | Short stories & essays

3:30–4 pm | Stephanie Schorow | Site #16 / 12 Fairfield Street | Writing

4–4:30 pm | Chris Leary | Site #16 / 12 Fairfield Street | Non-fiction writing