ARTS + Eats + Tunes Conference-Wide Event

August 23, 2018

Mainframe Studio
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Don’t miss ARTS + EATS + TUNES, this year’s conference wide entertainment event being held at Mainframe Studios. A wide variety of artists will open their studios to ISAC members for watching demos, learning, shopping, eating, drinking, listening to music, and MORE!

Mainframe Studio’s Map 

Shuttle Bus
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Trans Iowa Charters will provide a free shuttle that will run on a continuous loop between the Hilton, Marriot, and Mainframe Studios.


The following workshops will be available during the event. To register for any of these workshops please register for the event first and then select the workshop you wish to attend.

Title: Abstract Painting & Whiskey Tasting
Artist: Tim Hugunin
Studio #: 460
Time: 6:30 PM
About: Come join Tim’s live painting demonstration while enjoying a sip of whiskey! Meet the artist and learn about his process of combining acrylic paint, metal dust and sand to make a one-of-a-kind piece of art.
Cost: $10
Capacity: 10 participants

Title: Personalized Greeting Cards
Artist: The Red Door Press
Studio #: 120
Time: 5:30 PM and 6:30 PM
About: Don’t miss this very unique opportunity to create personal greeting cards using handset type. Tammy and Adam Winn own one of the most unique letterpress studios in the nation. Come get to know their technique and take home a memento of your own creation.
Cost: $35
Capacity: 6 participants

Title: Glass Blowing Demonstration
Artist: JJ Gaffers
Studio #: LL02
Time: 5:30 PM and 6:30 PM
About: Are you ready for a show? Jesse Bogenrief grew up around glass, but might just ask you for help! Take a seat on his bleachers and enjoy an interactive experience where you will learn about the history of glass blowing while sharing laughs and witnessing a vase appear from sand.
Cost: $5
Capacity: 20 participants

Title: Try Your Hand at Painting
Artist: Jess Quinn
Studio #: 428
Time: 5:30 PM and 6:30 PM
About: Learn from the best! Jess guides you through creating a 4×4 inch mini flower painting. Choose the color and style to suit your taste. Take home a treasure.
Cost: $15
Capacity: 6 participants

Title: The Stone Age is Here
Artist: Light the Earth
Studio #: 102
Time: 5:30 PM and 6:30 PM
About: Kim and Johh Novotny are stone hunters! Learn about the collection, fabrication and finishing of stone art. Surprises are in store as Kim and John Novotny share how ordinary rocks aren’t so ordinary after all.
Cost: Free
Capacity: 20 participants