Holiday Open Studios
Dec2 & 3 2023
215 Shady Lea Road
North Kingstown, RI 0285
10 am - 4 pm
WE ARE BACK !!!!!
On Dec 2nd & 3rd from 10 to 4, the historic Shady Lea Mill will again open it’s doors for our Winter Open Studios Tour. Situated on the scenic Mattatuxet River in North Kingstown. We house over 40 artists and artisans working in various media. Some of Rhode Island’s most gifted people open their doors to the public and offer a wide array of hand made local gifts. Featured will be one of a kind Pottery, Sculpture, Weaving, Spinning, Rug Hooking, Painting, Mixed Media Collage, Glass Blowing, Photography, Jewelry Design and Woodworking. Classes are offered in Rug Hooking, Painting and Pottery.
Back again this year is the absolutely gorgeous jewelry of Petri Kymlander, the antique clocks of Rich Fyans and our busy Donna Thompson, still making things with a bit of a “twist”. This year we will also be featuring several new additions to our "old timers" Newbies this year are Painters, Ann O’Brien, Gloria Dahl and Marisa Lonkart. The Shady Birds Potters welcomes new partner,Theresa Nelson. Wander thru the historic hallways of the Shady Lea and enjoy meeting the artists, watching demonstrations and be prepared to be amazed! Check our Website, Instagram and Facebook Page for more Information.
As always, The Shady Lea continues to be home to an artistic magic that permeates through every Studio. While admission is free, the artists of Shady Lea Mill are asking guests to bring a non-perishable food items for the North Kingstown Food Bank. Collection bins will be placed at every point of entry.
Below is an updated list of all our current tenants.
AT A GLANCE:
Shady Lea Mill Open Studios
Shady Lea Mill
215 Shady Lea Road
North Kingstown, RI 02852
Admission is free but we will be collecting donations for the NK Food Bank as we do every year.
Open to the public / Free parking