Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
A great time for you and your child to learn and create together! Join the curator of the Mitchell House and create your own version of a sailors’ valentine by decorating a small Shaker-style box … Continue reading "Family Sailors’ Valentines"
Jun 24 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Jun 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
Class will cover the basic principles of oil painting with regard to seascape painting. Discussions and lectures on basic composition, massing, building form, light and shadow, near and far, capturing and developing atmospheric distance and … Continue reading "Seascapes in Oil with Douglas David"
Jun 25 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Jun 26 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jun 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm The Dreamland
The Dreamland & Audio Architechs Presents: 2019 SUMMER DECKS SERIES Must be 21+ for all alcohol sales with valid ID
Jun 27 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Cowpunky Country
Jun 27 @ 5:00 pm Nantucket Culinary
Join us at Nantucket Culinary as we are proud to host two of the Nantucket Arts Council’s “Arts Celebration” events: French Cuisine and Culture: Berets, Brie and Bordeaux: The Wine & Cheese pre-concert reception held … Continue reading "Arts Celebration! A Fundraiser for the Nantucket Arts Council"
Jun 28 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Jun 29 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Jun 29 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Mark Carapezza presents an evening of original music. He will also talk about his charming environmental art project, Wishes From Nantucket, and its follow-up, Wishes From Rishikesh, which will go into production this September. Come learn about this … Continue reading "Concert: Mark Carapezza – Wishes From Rishikesh, India"
Jun 30 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jun 30 @ 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Rossini Club is excited to present a special event of particular significance to Nantucket’s history. In a program dedicated to fantastical depictions both real and imagined, the chamber group will be performing composer George … Continue reading "Concert: The Rossini Club, The Voice Of The Whale"
Jul 1 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 2 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 3 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am Nantucket Atheneum
Our Story and Craft program is for children 4-9 years of age. Children under the age of 6 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Each week we will be reading a specially selected book and … Continue reading "Story & Craft: Spinning Disks!"
Jul 3 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 4 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 5 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Artists Association of Nantucket offers two outdoor art shows every summer. A beloved tradition dating back to 1930, the Sidewalk Art Show is the oldest of its kind in the U.S. and is a wonderful … Continue reading "AAN Sidewalk Art Show"
Jul 6 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 7 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Hand-weave a beautiful bracelet in a traditional basket-weaving style. No piece of jewelry better represents Nantucket than the Nantucket Basket Bracelet. Students will hand-weave a bracelet in traditional Nantucket Lightship-style basket weaving with reed and … Continue reading "Nantucket Basket Bracelet with Martha Polachi"
Jul 8 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Jamie McLean is a triple threat. As a guitarist for New Orleans royalty Aaron Neville and Dirty Dozen Brass Band he’s toured the globe playing fiery guitar everywhere from Madison Square Garden to Japan’s Fuji … Continue reading "Jamie McLean Duo"
Jul 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm 1800 House
The Nantucket “Crewel Whale” is an NHA exclusive design done on linen twill with DMC cotton and silver thread. This design gives you the choice of stitching the model of interpreting the “Whale” in your … Continue reading "Nantucket Crewel Whale : Master Class with Edith Bouriez"
Jul 9 @ 9:00 am – Jul 11 @ 1:00 pm 1800 House
The bride’s box was a matrimonial custom given as a gift to hold keepsakes for special occasions. These boxes were beautifully adorned with many different hand painted designs. Students will decorate their own bentwood maple … Continue reading "Stenciled & Painted Bride’s Box with Karen Graves"
Jul 9 @ 9:00 am – Jul 11 @ 1:00 pm 1800 House
Create a cup, bowl, or spoon using classic silversmithing tools and techniques. Working with historic tools and techniques, students will have the opportunity to create their own hand-hammered silver bowl in the style of 18th-century … Continue reading "Sterling Silver Tableware & Serving Pieces with Steve Smithers"
Jul 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Visual Arts Center
This introductory class gives our youngest artists and their caregivers an invitation to explore an array of mixed media in a creative environment. This class is by the week; sign up for one, two, or however … Continue reading "Family Art Class for Ages 2-5"
Jul 9 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Jamie McLean is a triple threat. As a guitarist for New Orleans royalty Aaron Neville and Dirty Dozen Brass Band he’s toured the globe playing fiery guitar everywhere from Madison Square Garden to Japan’s Fuji … Continue reading "Jamie McLean Duo"
Jul 9 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Join Mystic Seaport’s Don Sineti at the Whaling Museum for a family evening of sea chanteys, whaling ballads, and Americana folk classics. Sing along to patriotic tunes as Sineti delights audiences of all ages with … Continue reading "Sea Songs and American Classics on the Roof, with Don Sinetti"
Jul 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm 1800 House
A creative approach to beginning embroidery using primarily cross-stitch with an introduction of other embroidery stitches. Discussion of design and color and ways to enhance your work. This is an exclusive NHA design.
Jul 10 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
A New England native, Bill became involved with the Boston-Cambridge folk scene in the early 1960’s. Singing mostly his own songs, he has become one of the most popular and durable singers on the folk … Continue reading "Concert: Bill Staines"
Jul 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm 1800 House
A shallow stitched Nantucket basket with wooden base, rim and arched handle features a diminuitive hexagonal berry band tussy drawn closed with a complimentary silk ribbon tie. The stitched basket is lined with a designer … Continue reading "Island Berries du Broderie in Needlework with Marcia Brown"
Jul 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Visual Arts Center
This introductory class gives our youngest artists and their caregivers an invitation to explore an array of mixed media in a creative environment. This class is by the week; sign up for one, two, or however … Continue reading "Family Art Class for Ages 2-5"
Jul 11 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Cowpunky Country
Jul 12 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 13 all-day Great Harbor Yacht Club
The Artist Association of Nantucket will honor beloved Nantucket artist Carol Keefe at the annual Summer Art Auction and Gala on July 13. The annual event will be held at the Great Harbor Yacht Club … Continue reading "2019 Summer Art Auction & Gala"
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum
 
Jul 13 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 14 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – Jul 19 @ 2:00 pm Bennett Hall
Week Long Intensive Throughout the week, we offer practical theatre training from Broadway professionals which culminates in a fun and exciting showcase for family and friends. Our focus is to educate students through theatrical training … Continue reading "Take It From The Top; Week Long Kids Theatre Workshop"
Jul 15 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Enjoy an evening of live music on the rooftop with light bites and refreshments.
Jul 16 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm 1800 House
Explore a new way to re-imagine and honor those treasured ocean finds! Students will design and finish three beautiful mixed- media “shellscape” collages arranged in silver-plated pendants using miniature shells and shell pieces. Learn two … Continue reading "A Trio of Shellscape Pendants with Shaari Horowitz"
Jul 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm 1800 House
The Nantucket “Crewel Whale” is an NHA exclusive design done on linen twill with DMC cotton and silver thread. This design gives you the choice of stitching the model of interpreting the “Whale” in your … Continue reading "Nantucket Crewel Whale : Master Class with Edith Bouriez"
Jul 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Visual Arts Center
This introductory class gives our youngest artists and their caregivers an invitation to explore an array of mixed media in a creative environment. This class is by the week; sign up for one, two, or however … Continue reading "Family Art Class for Ages 2-5"
Jul 16 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm 1800 House
A creative approach to beginning embroidery using primarily cross-stitch with an introduction of other embroidery stitches. Discussion of design and color and ways to enhance your work. This is an exclusive NHA design.
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Cecelia Joyce & Seward Johnson Gallery
In tribute to C. Robert Perrin, a longtime artist member, AAN hosts three Master Artist Demonstrations per season. The demonstrations are held in the same style that Perrin did his, with lots of friendly conversation … Continue reading "C. Robert Perrin Master Artist Demonstrations"