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VISUAL ARTS & CRAFTS. THE SCENIC COUNTRYSIDE OFFERS A NURTURING ENVIRONMENT FOR ARTISTS AND CRAFTSPEOPLE THAT INSPIRES THEIR WORK. THEIR CREATIVITY HAS GIVEN RISE TO FANTASTIC EVENTS, UNIQUE GALLERIES, AND STUDIO SHOPS OFFERING ALL KINDS OF ART FOR DISPLAY
AND SALE.
ART EVENTS
Spring Green Arts and Crafts Fair
This event celebrates its milestone 50th anniversary in 2019 on June 29 and 30, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. With more than 10,000 art lovers and buyers who  ock to Spring Green for this event, it has become one of the most popular summer art fairs in the state. It traditionally takes place the last full weekend in June.
ARTIST & GALLERIES
Alfred Art to Wear. (608) 239-5974. 159 N. Lexington St. Dennis Alfred Phillips Art to Wear, LLC. Distinctly & individually handcrafted ready to wear and bespoke knit clothing. Merino wool, alpaca, silk and other  ne  bers are used to exhibit rich color, exquisite texture and craftsmanship. Alfred, where quality is always the style. www.alfredarttowear.com
Carol Naughton Ceramics. (608) 935-7012. 4085 County Rd Z. One-of-a-kind expressive tableware and functional pottery is hand-built or wheel thrown. Carol uses high  re porcelain or stoneware clays to visually respond to glaze characteristics and colors. Ceramics are reduction  red to enhance the glaze depth and color. All pieces are easy to clean and dishwasher safe so it’s a pleasure to use them daily. By appointment, please call. www.carolnaughtonceramics.com
No Rules Gallery. (608) 588-7509. 120 S. Albany Street. janethaight41@gmail.com. Shop for something special, a ordable, and made by local and regional artists. Jewelry, pottery, tiles, leather, glass, woodwork, original paintings and prints. More than 70  ne craft artists on display. Call for hours. www.gallerytea.com
Sue Johnson Fine Art Studio and Gallery. (608) 574-5773. S12027 County Rd C. suejohnson013@gmail.com. Original art- works inspired by nature using primarily watercolor but occasionally combining other media. The studio/gallery is located six miles from Spring Green and opened March - November by appointment. Check website for upcoming events and workshops. www.suejohnson neart.com
The Opal Man. (608) 588-9317. 137 S. Winsted St. Home of exquisite opals and opal jewelry from around the world. Professional opal cutting, polishing, jewelry appraisal and repair services. Located in a historical site in Spring Green. The only exclusive opal store in the US. www.theopalman.com
Wilson Creek Pottery. (608) 588-2195.
E6101 County Rd. WC. Classic sculpture you can use. Shop in the retail store and see the artist, Ashley Pfannenstiel, at work in her studio. Her handmade functional stoneware blends urban style with rustic comfort and tradition to create timeless pieces for baking, sipping, dining, entertaining, or display. Kind to the environment and dishwasher safe, it’s art you can really live with. Stop by, just seven minutes from downtown Spring Green. www.wilsoncreekpottery.com
See page 15 for more information
Fall Art Tour
October 18 – 20, 2019
For the 26th year, this self-paced tour through south central Wisconsin takes visitors to the artists in their own studios tucked away in the scenic hills and byways of areas like Spring Green, Baraboo, Dodgeville and Mineral Point. The event is always the third full weekend of October, or October 18–20, 2019. It is among the most popular events in our area that allows visitors an up-close and personal engagement with the artists and their work. For more information, visit www.fallarttour.com.
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