2017 Artist Expo

The 2017 Artist Expo will take place Saturday at Rome’s Makervillage.

The artists who will be exhibiting and selling their work this year are as follows:

Shephanie Beckman — wearable art

Heather Bryant — watercolors

Emalee Butler — printmaking and painting

Tom Canada — turned wood

Robert Early — woodwork and furniture

Grayson Evans — ceramics

Rachel Holt — wax based skin care items

Lisa Ingram — handmade ceramic art

Madison Ivey — modern handlettered art

June Manis — lampwork glass

Olivia Myers — handbuilt pottery

Gary Shindelbower — ceramics

Ryan Smith — photography

Angela Vicente — jewelry

Jessica Williams — jewelry

Amy Young — hand painted pallet signs

Spotlight Artists are:

Jeff Brown — wood furniture

Amy Hus — mixed media paintings

Eres Jones — paintings

Hayley Gillespie — oil paintings

Nadia Krasnoperova — oil paintings

The Artist Expo will take place Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Makervillage which is located at 252 Fifth Ave. The event will also include live music featuring Richie Hewyard (acoustic guitar) at 10 a.m., Rome Area Flute Ensemble at 11:30 a.m., Kelly & Marcie Lane (acoustic guitar and vocals) at 1:30 p.m. and Steve Vasil (vocals and keyboard) at 3:30 p.m. Admission is free.