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Join us for the 23rd Bethesda Row Arts Festival, the area’s premiere outdoor fine arts festival. 129 artists from around the country will showcase their incredible works of painting, drawing, jewelry, photography, sculpture, fabric, glass, ceramics, and other mediums.

All guests are encouraged to wear masks while at the festival. Hand sanitizing stations are located throughout the show.

October 9 (11:00-6:00)
October 10 (10:00-5:00)

Bethesda Row

Ceramics

Ceramics

Digital Art

Digital Art

Drawing

Drawing

Decorative Fiber

Decorative Fiber

Wearable Fiber

Wearable Fiber

Glass

Glass

Graphics

Graphics

Jewelry

Jewelry

Metal

Metal

Mixed Media

Mixed Media

Mixed Media 3D

Mixed Media 3D

Oil/Acrylic

Oil/Acrylic

Photo

Photo

Sculpture

Sculpture

Watercolor

Watercolor

Wood

Wood

The Artists

Browse the works of our 129 artists by selecting a medium or artistic discipline. Click on photos to see more work, and use the social media links to connect online. Many artists also sell their works online, so please visit individual websites throughout the year.

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Ceramics

Digital Art

Drawing

Decorative Fiber

Wearable Fiber

Glass

Graphics

Jewelry

Metal

Mixed Media

Mixed Media 3D

Oil/Acrylic

Photo

Sculpture

Watercolor

Wood

  1. Mixed Media 3D
    Abigail WestThe artist creates functional art made from reclaimed materials. She transforms hard to recycle item...
    Located at Booth E51
  2. Mixed Media 2D
    Amanda OutcaltI create shaped intaglio copper plates that I make through a process of drawing, etching, and sawing...
    Located at Booth E61
  3. Fiber - Decorative
    batik by amitAmos AmitOriginal batiks on Egyptian cotton hot wax and dyes process. The wax act as resist on the fabric and...
    Located at Booth E75
  4. Mixed Media 3D
    Ana Barragan LLCAna Maria Barragan and Ana BarraganHandmade wooden sunglasses, work with tropical and recycled layers of wood.Painted & engraved, each ...
    Located at Booth B31
  5. Photography
    Andrew Sovjani PhotographyAndrew SovjaniI use alchemy in a hybrid analog/digital technique to create chemically altered prints from B&W film
    Located at Booth E30
  6. Mixed Media 2D
    Annie SimcoeMy work is layers of handmade paper embellished with free motion quilting. I make and die all of my ...
    Located at Booth B9
  7. Oil/Acrylic
    Bao KeTraditional Oil Paintings on Canvas
    Located at Booth B18
  8. Ceramics
    Jarjour PotteryBashar Jarjour and Roula JarjourVessels are wheel thrown. Most of them are hand carved. Glazed with brush. Fired in gas kiln with re...
    Located at Booth W2
  9. Mixed Media 2D
    Beverly HaydenLayering 1950s vintage romance comics with acrylic paint and the use of negative space, I explore th...
    Located at Booths E43-E45
  10. Drawing/Pastels
    Bill DonnellyClose focus drawings of landscapes using wax crayon on paper
    Located at Booth B5
  11. Drawing/Pastels
    Blake GoreI create tiny art using primarily pen and ink on heavy weight Bristol paper. Often drawing inside on...
    Located at Booth E9
  12. Drawing/Pastels
    Bob FriedenbergExtremely detailed, whimsical, hand drawn B&W pen & ink. Smaller drawings/symbols/physics equations ...
    Located at Booth E12
  13. Mixed Media 3D
    Bob SternI create sculptures and cabinets that resemble the human form using upcycled materials and other coo...
    Located at Booth E65
  14. Oil/Acrylic
    Brian EppleyMy oils are done from observation. I work both in studio and on location. I am influenced by impress...
    Located at Booth B28
  15. Jewelry
    Britt AndersonI transform flat metal sheet into hollow sculptural forms using hammers, stakes, pliers and hands. F...
    Located at Booth E5
  16. Digital Art
    Bruce ReinfeldColor-shifting lenticular pattern and movement, each piece consists of 3-18 similar images. Limited ...
    Located at Booths E29-E31
  17. Metalwork
    Bud ScheffelHand crafted kinetic wind sculpture fabricated in various sheet metals using math, physics, and art ...
    Located at Booth E38
  18. Jewelry
    Caitie Sellers MetalsmithCaitie SellersMy industrial feminine jewelry is handmade from fine copper mesh, sterling silver, and 18k gold. Mos...
    Located at Booth E67
  19. Sculpture
    Cal StretarMy work is clay sculpture, though, I also use mixed media elements such as wood and brush bristles.
    Located at Booth E53
  20. Jewelry
    Carol KorteI use the ancient sculpting techniques of chasing and repousse. Each sterling silver piece is unique...
    Located at Booth E24
  21. Photography
    Carolyn ThomeCarolyn ThomePhotographs are printed on a high gloss aluminum.
    Located at Booth B16
  22. Oil/Acrylic
    cassieart.comCassie TaggartI search for compelling juxtapositions through collage, then sketch and layer paint on canvas. I gla...
    Located at Booth E19
  23. Graphics & Printmaking
    Chris CharlesI create limited edition letterpress prints from carved linoleum blocks, hand-set wood and metal typ...
    Located at Booth E34
  24. Mixed Media 3D
    Chris RomOur interactive artwork - made with wood+milk paint, paint on paper, rubber, metal, and other humble...
    Located at Booth E50
  25. Photography
    Christos J. PaliosChristos PaliosPhotographs are captured in natural light, printed w/archival pigment & floated behind Museum Glass....
    Located at Booth E40
  26. Mixed Media 2D
    Colin Maher VelasquezMy high-textured paintings are hand sculpted, carved, blistered and layered. I start by creating a f...
    Located at Booth B23
  27. Oil/Acrylic
    Damon PlaLandscape and surreal acrylic paintings largely inspired by ambient music and the late afternoon lig...
    Located at Booth E18
  28. Photography
    Daniel OleskiI use natural light with selected focus and a digital camera to capture my photographic images.
    Located at Booth B21
  29. Photography
    Darren OlsonEach photograph was taken on location using existing light and printed on archival materials.
    Located at Booths E42-E44
  30. Glass
    David BenyosefHand Blown Glass. Venetian inspired
    Located at Booth B7
  31. Sculpture
    David BryceCeramic sculptures defined by my interest in the decorative qualities of Asian Antiquity and the ges...
    Located at Booth W15
  32. Wood
    Hardwood CreationsDavid LevyExotic & domestic woods are laminated to create unique objects of functional artwork. All artwork is...
    Located at Booths B46-B48
  33. Jewelry
    Dawn's Artisan JewelryDawn MiddletonHand fabricated out of gold, silver, bronze, semi-precious stones and found objects using various me...
    Located at Booth B22
  34. Jewelry
    Debra AdelsonSculptural jewelry made of carved glass, hand-constructed sterling, & gemstones.
    Located at Booth W12
  35. Sculpture
    Domenico BelliContemporary large metal sculptures fabricated with stainless steel, Cor-Ten steel and patinated bro...
    Located at Booth B2
  36. Metalwork
    Rustbelt RebirthDoug MeyerReclaimed sheet metal from old desks and shelves are spliced together and formed over hand-bent tubu...
    Located at Booth E36
  37. Mixed Media 2D
    Elizabeth HaywoodMy work is filled with witty visual surprises. The drips, splatters and rich texture in my art are c...
    Located at Booth E49
  38. Jewelry
    Emma HoekstraUtilizing traditional goldsmithing skills I hand fabricate imaginative, one of a kind pieces of wear...
    Located at Booth E33
  39. Mixed Media 3D
    Erika RubelI work with many materials including salvaged wood, tin, and vintage objects. I use mostly cold conn...
    Located at Booth B30
  40. Oil/Acrylic
    Gary StretarI paint in oil on canvas.
    Located at Booth B20
  41. Oil/Acrylic
    Ceffalio ArtGeorge CeffalioI create oil paintings in the classic realism style of the old masters.
    Located at Booth E71
  42. Ceramics
    Glen WoodsThe focus of our work is inspired by objects found in nature. Each piece is created from fine porcel...
    Located at Booth E27
  43. Digital Art
    Greg GordonAll reproduced numbered limited-edition images, from original digital file, using my large format pr...
    Located at Booth W5
  44. Fiber - Wearable
    Heidi HessI make hand-loomed knits and have added a cut & sew casual Athluxury collection to my booth. I scour...
    Located at Booth W16
  45. Glass
    Thorn Ridge StudiosHenry LevineI gather hot molten glass on a blowpipe and work it in a continuous start to finish process. I apply...
    Located at Booth E69
  46. Drawing/Pastels
    Jack BrumbaughThese are oil pastel drawings on stretched canvas and on board, varnished and displayed without matt...
    Located at Booth W17
  47. Wood
    Jason Sharp and Jason SharpI hand select all wood for each project allowing the organic character of the wood to speak to desig...
    Located at Booth E25
  48. Drawing/Pastels
    Jeffrey CannonSoft pastels, blended with fingers, layered on archival paper surfaces.
    Located at Booth E52
  49. Watercolor
    Jennifer BeckerThe botanical watercolor paintings I create depict insects and birds with host and nectar plants tha...
    Located at Booth B14
  50. Drawing/Pastels
    Contemporary Fine Art in PastelsJennifer GardnerMy city and landscape paintings are created with soft pastel applied to sanded paper. They are matte...
    Located at Booth B32
  51. Fiber - Decorative
    Jennifer McBrienI use freehand-machine and hand embroidery with appliqué techniques on found, vintage, and certifie...
    Located at Booth B53
  52. Photography
    Jeremy GibsonI specialize in industrial, landscape, and modern photography. My goal is to show beauty in everyday...
    Located at Booth E8
  53. Fiber - Wearable
    Jeri VitelloHand painted yarn spun from wood pulp is beamed onto a manually operated floor loom and woven using ...
    Located at Booth W4
  54. Fiber - Wearable
    Jessica JoyHandmade Handbags. Hand cut patterns constructed with impeccable craftsmanship. Custom made with uph...
    Located at Booth W20
  55. Jewelry
    Studio JmcGJessica McGrathI combine precious metals and stones with ancient techniques (Keum-Boo and Granulation) in my modern...
    Located at Booth B29
  56. Oil/Acrylic
    Jill Banks Art Ltd.Jill BanksI paint in fine quality artists' oils on linen. Work is primarily created from life, joyfully, in th...
    Located at Booth B43
  57. Photography
    John ScanlanPhotography on film/digital using medium/large format equipment with available, ambient light. I pri...
    Located at Booths E2-E4
  58. Wood
    J. C. Sterling fine furnitureJohn SterlingContemporary furniture made using responsibly sourced hardwoods. Constructed using traditional joine...
    Located at Booth B12
  59. Graphics & Printmaking
    Midnight Oil Studio & WorkshopJonathan Metzger and Allison MetzgerLimited edition Serigraph images hand-printed on archival paper. Hand-cut rubylith stencils. Texture...
    Located at Booth W1
  60. Graphics & Printmaking
    Joseph EnglishI continue to experiment with silkscreen process; hand cutting lacquer stencils, custom mixing oil b...
    Located at Booth B57
  61. Oil/Acrylic
    Julia Gilmore
    Located at Booth W21
  62. Jewelry
    Jungwhon JooVitreous enamel and fine silver/24 ky gold cloisonné wire on fine silver, Set in fine silver/18 ky ...
    Located at Booth E14
  63. Mixed Media 2D
    Kate MorganOriginal drawing cut out & collaged with antique/vintage papers. Shading with ink, watercolor washes...
    Located at Booth E35
  64. Mixed Media 2D
    Keith GraceHundreds of hand-torn pieces of maps, typography and other hand-made visual elements are collaged se...
    Located at Booth B55
  65. Watercolor
    Kevin ChenI use brushes freely with ink and colors extracted mostly from natural material to paint on the silk...
    Located at Booth W11
  66. Mixed Media 3D
    Steel & GrainKevin ScheimreifI design and create custom furniture pieces using locally sourced wood combined with the strong eleg...
    Located at Booth E11
  67. Fiber - Decorative
    Kiersten HeitmannA contemporary combination of vintage silks, satins and free flow stitch work create a true one of a...
    Located at Booth B27
  68. Fiber - Wearable
    K.Gereau TextilesKristin GereauI combine knitting, felting, and hand dyeing to create innovative 3-dimensional sculptural scarves.
    Located at Booth E20
  69. Drawing/Pastels
    Kristin Moger ArtKristin MogerMy exquisitely patterned drawings of animals & nature are created with Micron ink on paper. A mixtur...
    Located at Booth W23
  70. Ceramics
    Lana HeckendornPatterns are hand-drawn using underglazes and wax resist, and glazes are layered with a mask-and-res...
    Located at Booth B3
  71. Fiber - Wearable
    Larry ClarkeI am third generation in the art of making leather. I design my own patterns. That I hand of the fin...
    Located at Booth E7
  72. Mixed Media 2D
    Lauern deSerresAnimal imagery using acrylic paint, ink, painted papers, graphite and embellishment on panels, paper...
    Located at Booth E16
  73. Ceramics
    Laura OldhamI use two types of clay to create wheel thrown or slab forms. I hand paint the surfaces of my pieces...
    Located at Booth B38
  74. Mixed Media 2D
    Laurie BreenMixed media includes acrylic, collage & drawing materials. I build layers as I work, creating depth ...
    Located at Booth B41
  75. Sculpture
    Lila Turjanski-VillardIn this technique, the sculptures have layers of different materials such as a wire armature and pap...
    Located at Booth W6
  76. Fiber - Wearable
    beebop & wallyLisa Green and Ravi MarimuthuRetro with a modern edge. we create every design, pattern and marker.
    Located at Booth E41
  77. Ceramics
    Luis Enrique GutierrezMy ceramic sculpture is a blending of my Nicoyan Indian heritage and my contemporary innovations.
    Located at Booth W18
  78. Watercolor
    Luis PerezTransparent watercolor on paper or board
    Located at Booth E6
  79. Oil/Acrylic
    Luke StretarOriginal oil paintings on canvas
    Located at Booth B19
  80. Sculpture
    Marcy BatesAfter creating a design by hand, without using a computer, I transcribe it to a recycled book. Pages...
    Located at Booth B15
  81. Jewelry
    Fine Art FormsMarjorie RawsonI comb through vintage salvage yards & salvage the bodies of vintage cars with original paint. I use...
    Located at Booth E55
  82. Mixed Media 3D
    Mary MillerAfter assembling soulfully worn found objects, I layer patterns under stained glass. Then I add tile...
    Located at Booth W9
  83. Wood
    Michael CruzI create wood bowls on a lathe from locally sourced wood. Each piece of wood is selected for its cha...
    Located at Booth W3
  84. Mixed Media 3D
    Michael MerrimanForged Damascus Kitchen knives with exotic hardwood handles displayed in sculptural sets
    Located at Booth E22
  85. Jewelry
    Michel PlumailWe cut & solder seamlessly pieces of silver, different color gold alloys & copper with flush set sto...
    Located at Booth B42
  86. Metalwork
    Mike Sluder MetalworksMike SluderI use the age-old lost wax casting process to create contemporary bronze vessels and sculptures.
    Located at Booth W7
  87. Fiber - Wearable
    Mimi Hay DesignsMimi HayBorn in Japan, I find Shibori and other textural elements best express those early Asian influences.
    Located at Booth B4
  88. Wood
    Nathan FavorsEach piece is turned on a lathe using local and exotic woods and is polished with organic oils only....
    Located at Booth B24
  89. Mixed Media 3D
    Nicario JimenezPortable wooden boxes filled with hand made colored figurines from a doughy mixture of boiled potato...
    Located at Booth B11
  90. Graphics & Printmaking
    Nina MickelsenI silkscreen on top of canvas, wood board and cloth - often in between layers of epoxy resin - addin...
    Located at Booth E63
  91. Jewelry
    Oliver SchnoorI am a contemporary jewelry artist that uses traditional metalsmithing techniques as well as modern ...
    Located at Booth E37
  92. Watercolor
    P.A. Kessler StudioPatricia (Pam) KesslerAs a botanical artist, I work on a 300lb Hot Press paper. My medium is transparent watercolor
    Located at Booth E73
  93. Oil/Acrylic
    Patrick SeufertAll of my work is painted on canvas and is custom framed. I do not paint over top of photos, everyth...
    Located at Booth B10
  94. Sculpture
    Paul Braun StudiosPaul BraunHand carved sculpture created from domestic and exotic stone.
    Located at Booth W10
  95. Drawing/Pastels
    R. Michael WommackSoft pastel on paper, based on dreams and memories of growing up in suburbia
    Located at Booths B33-B35
  96. Wood
    Sankora StudiosR.C. SanfordSustainably sourced hardwoods and art glass are combined using traditional joinery to create light s...
    Located at Booth E48
  97. Ceramics
    Ralph RankinCombining thousands of my photos to create” urban surrealism “my photos are a sophisticated pale...
    Located at Booth E46
  98. Digital Art
    Randall SmithCollaged imagery, acrylic and oil paint, oil pastels, graphite, charcoal, found objects Framed in sh...
    Located at Booth B39
  99. Mixed Media 3D
    mannapotteryRezgar MamandiI design, paint and glaze Tiles and different shape of ceramics all free hand and one of a kind. My ...
    Located at Booth B45
  100. Mixed Media 2D
    Shibumi SilksRichard Borden and Patricia DisantisWe demonstrate continually the art of water marbling as we create silk scarves in booth at the event...
    Located at Booth W26
  101. Jewelry
    Elkin StudioRichard ElkinTraditional smithing techniques are used to fabricate gold and silver into exquisite objects of ador...
    Located at Booth W22
  102. Metalwork
    Robert CaperellForged steel sculpture, furniture, and home accessories of his own design. Each piece is individuall...
    Located at Booth B47
  103. Metalwork
    Rommel RicaurteAn Andean native expresses love of nature in high quality stainless steel by designing, cutting, wel...
    Located at Booth B40
  104. Wood
    Ronald LentzMy work is created from fine woods enhanced with sculptured reliefs, and organic Intaglio or pyrogra...
    Located at Booth B17
  105. Fiber - Decorative
    Sandi Garris FibersSandi GarrisMultiple layers. Acrylic on translucent silk over sub image printed with thickened dyes on paper. I ...
    Located at Booth B1
  106. Oil/Acrylic
    Sarah Pollock StudioSarah PollockOil paintings on canvas or panel.
    Located at Booth E32
  107. Mixed Media 2D
    ArtephaxScott MatyjaszekOriginal photos of naturally "found" subject matter which are HAND-CUT, LAYERED (with various plasti...
    Located at Booth W8
  108. Glass
    Patient Medicines Blown GlassSebastian ColemanMy hand blown glass is made using traditional techniques, focusing on color, casing, iridescence, pa...
    Located at Booth W19
  109. Sculpture
    Shanti YardSustainably collected hardwood burl, lathe turned, into one of a kind pieces of sculptural art.
    Located at Booth B26
  110. Oil/Acrylic
    Sharon StrineI explore the human experience by painting sights, feelings and meaningful connections between peopl...
    Located at Booth E26
  111. Fiber - Decorative
    Sharon TesserSharon TesserNot a painting! Fabric collage created entirely from tiny pieces of recycled and hand dyed fabric. T...
    Located at Booths E57-E59
  112. Jewelry
    nyeariSheko Kirby & Sarkis Chouljian and Sarkis ChouljianConceptually driven yet technically complex, we hand carve in traditional cire perdue and hand fabri...
    Located at Booth W25
  113. Oil/Acrylic
    Sidney CarterAcrylic knife on canvas with palette knife and paint brush
    Located at Booth E10
  114. Jewelry
    Spirit & Samuel BushOur reversible jewelry consists of original acrylic paintings encased in custom made silver bezels w...
    Located at Booth B8
  115. Oil/Acrylic
    Stephen BrehmOil paint on linen and board
    Located at Booth B13
  116. Oil/Acrylic
    Stephen SebastianI currently work on finely woven linen canvas that I prime and gesso myself. My oils are hand made b...
    Located at Booth E39
  117. Wood
    Steve UrenMy artwork is a manifestation of my love of unique pieces that combine function and style. I aim to ...
    Located at Booth E17
  118. Graphics & Printmaking
    Sunny MullarkeyI create intricately carved linocuts printed on unryu paper, which I mount to birch panel, creating ...
    Located at Booth B6
  119. Fiber - Wearable
    Susan OttersonHandcrafted knitwear and clothing using plaiting, piecing and other sewn elements, with merino wool,...
    Located at Booth B25
  120. Mixed Media 2D
    Tanya KirouacLandscapes composed of encaustic. Pigment mixed w/beeswax, applied molten on wood panel with brushes...
    Located at Booth E28
  121. Sculpture
    Tanya TyreeHand-built clay sculptures with incised images and textures are brush glazed and kiln fired.
    Located at Booth E23
  122. Ceramics
    Thomas BotheFired to c/11 oxidation, wheel-thrown textured sprayed/brushed with slips/washes and multiple crysta...
    Located at Booth B37
  123. Fiber - Wearable
    Silks by TonyaTonya ButcherLuxury hand painted silk scarves, ponchos & jackets. Each piece is stretched and painted using dye a...
    Located at Booth B51
  124. Mixed Media 2D
    Eitharong StudioUmmarid EitharongAcrylic paint, modeling paste, charcoal, oil pastel and found objects applied to watercolor paper.
    Located at Booths E1-E3
  125. Sculpture
    Woodstock MobilesUrsula PerryMobiles and stabiles are hand bent and hand balanced. Made with copper and stainless steel and are w...
    Located at Booths E13-E15
  126. Fiber - Wearable
    Uzo EzekwudoI use 100% cotton muslin cloth to create loose fitting comfortable clothes, hand paint intricate pat...
    Located at Booth B44
  127. Watercolor
    William Kwamena-PohWatercolor scenes of Ghana, W. Africa, my home country, using the dry brush technique
    Located at Booth E21
  128. Jewelry
    Mary's DesignsZhicheng Mary YangOne-of-a-kind enamel cloisonné jewelry, handcrafted with 24k gold wire, enamels, set in 14k yellow ...
    Located at Booth B49

Get Here

LOCATED IN THE HEART OF BETHESDA, MD; NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF ELM ST AND WOODMONT AVE

METRO

The show is two blocks from the Bethesda Metro Station (Red Line). At the top of the escalator, turn left through the bus terminal to Woodmont Avenue. Turn left on Woodmont and walk into the festival.

DRIVING

The public garage in the middle of the festival is accessible from Bethesda Avenue via Arlington Road, and other lots near the event are also open. Please do not park in private lots, or the lots of other businesses.

BIKING

The Capital Crescent Trail crosses the show at the corner of Woodmont Avenue and Bethesda Avenue. There is plenty of bike parking throughout the show. Please do not block sidewalks or walkways.

THE JURY

Our incredible jury of local artists (with national reputations) will select award winners in each artistic discipline, and award a grand prizes for Best of Show. Award winners will be announced the morning of October 10.

MEET THE JURORS

Sponsors

Please visit the sponsor area at the corner of Elm Street and Woodmont Avenue. See demos, meet vendors — and sample delicious Wildgood non-dairy ice cream. And please stop by the festival Info Booth for other offers and to give your feedback of the event.