Museum

To explore the work of this year's participants, click on an image of your choosing. A number of artists have websites to visit, click on the small link icon found in the bottom right corner of the enlarged frame.

​​​​​ Workshops 


Bringing the Wild Inside

​Botanical Design

with Nel Emlen


Fairy Houses 

with Linda Schütz


Journal Making

with book artist Elissa Campbell


Wood Carving

for Adults and Children

with Alex Forbes


For more information or to register, contact thekentmuseum@gmail.com




Of Special Note 


Furnishings

by J. Langdon


Bird Houses

by Erich Fagginger-Auer


Making Time for Memoir 

in the Museum

with author Eve O. Schaub and Calais's own Caroline Zeilenga


James Franklin Gilman drawings

on loan from the

Vermont Historical Society


Forest Davis Journal 

generously loaned by Bill Davis 


Tea at the Kent


​Silent Art Auction



SEPTEMBER 8th

through

OCTOBER 8th, 2017

Fridays - Sundays

10 - 5 & by appointment

We are grateful for all of our community volunteers who make these exhibitions possible. Particular gratitude to poet Mary Elder Jacobsen for curating WORDS OUT LOUD; to photographer Craig Line for contributing the refuge poster image; and to curators Nel Emlen, Allyson Evans, and David Schütz for creating this event.

 

Reception and book signings to follow at the Kent Exhibit

OPENING CELEBRATION

September 9th, 3 - 5 pm



CLOSING CELEBRATION​

October 8th, 3 - 5 pm​​​



WORDS  OUT LOUD​

three Sundays at 3 pm 

Old West Church

Calais, Vermont

All photo credits courtesy contributing artists

Howard Norman

Jane Shore​​​






September 17


3 pm Sundays

Old West Church

758 Old West Church Road

Historic  Kents' Corner

Alison Prine

James Crews​​






September 24

 Over two dozen artists explore refuge with works that evoke home, community, habitat, nature, faith, and sustenance. 

 Thanks also to Linda Mirabile of RavenMark for her generous creation of all our printed materials. We are also very grateful for the talent and incredible care of Robyn Alvin of Alvin Creative as she constructed this website for us. ​​ 

​​​​refuge is presented by Historic Kents' Corner, Inc., the Vermont State Curator's Office, and the Vermont Division for Historic Preservation

Greg Delanty

Madeleine Kunin​​






October 1


Donations encouraged at the door​


For more information:

Call: 802.223.6613

E-mail: thekentmuseum@gmail.com​