I had the pleasure to visit a new gallery in the area this past week. Traditional Arts Today at 314 W 9th Street, Ferdinand, Indiana, features the art and crafts of regional artists.
Housed in a beautifully restored historical home, TAT is just a block off Main Street in Ferdinand, Indiana. The gallery showcases a wide variety of creations by area artists, from painting and photography, weavings and soaps, to jewelry and pottery, and a whole lot more. This is a great place to browse and pick up something for yourself or someone special.
TAT also offer classes in their restored carriage house behind the building. All those looms you see in the photo will soon be moved there. This weekend they offered Ukrainian Easter Egg decorating classes.
If you haven’t been to Ferdinand, it’s a great place for a day trip. Of course, you’ll see one of the main features of the village which is the monastery on top of the hill, a truly spectacular sight. Plus there are many other shops and small restaurants though out the town.
Anyway, check out Traditional Arts Today gallery. Their Facebook page is Traditional Arts Today and they’re just getting their website up but that should be ready soon. It’s always heartening to hear of a new arts venue opening in the area.
Follow these links to learn more:
Facebook – Traditional Arts Today