O’Fallon artists highlighed at Lebanon celebration this Saturday

painting RESIZEDLEBANON – Artist demonstrations, live music, food and a book signing will highlight the Tiadaghton House’s third anniversary celebration on Saturday, August 27th in downtown Lebanon.  There will be 20 door prizes worth over $1,500 given throughout the day.  In addition, there will be a grand prize drawing presented to a winner selected from all those providing donations to Lebanon Kids Inc..

Local artist Sharon Wisely will demonstrate hammered copper jewelry making, Zach Schnare will demonstrate pottery making and local author Christine Schulze will be signing copies of her books.  Other artists will be on hand all day to discuss their work.

Jazz and 80’s music will be provided by Swansea’s own Robert Wagener and Irish music will be performed by Lebanon’s Keith Shannon-who is also a pewter sculptor whose work is shown at the Tiadaghton House.

Featured O’Fallon artists are Alicia Scolarici, mixed media, Brandon Rotz, woodworking, Jackie Wind Clinton, artist, Jill Wicke, stained glass, Karen Pfeifer, beaded wire crosses, Kim Beier, Jewelry, Laura Hohn, potter, Pat Syano, charcoal artist, Rita Cooper, oil painter, Ryan Byrnes, author, Sand Shackleford, jewelry, and Sharon Wisely, jewelry.

The Tiadaghton House (pronounced “tie-a-dotten” House) features over 70 artists from the Metro East, antiques, and local writers.  The celebration will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday at 111 West St Louis Street.