Join the Screw Factory Artists on Saturday, November 1st from noon-6pm for the annual open studio event. Over 40 artists will be exhibiting and selling work. 

Participating Resident Artists: Ann Caywood Brown, Anne Creed, Gina DeSantis, Robb Durr, Forest City Portage, Meghan Frankenfield, Katie Hanrahan, Lauren Herzak-Bauman, Ingrid Hoegner, Karen Jewell-Kett, Phyllis Kohring Fannin, Marc Konys, Sandy Millman/Yours Truly Vintage, The Movement Factory, Michelle Mowery, M.C. Nagel, Martin E. O’Connor, Lori Paximadis, Daniel Pruitt, RTD Design Collective, Ryu no Sakebi, Richard Schneider, Patricia Schneider, Kim Schoel, Eva Sherman/Grand River Beads, Karen St. John Vincent, Elysha Ross, Ursula Ryan, Achala Wali

Visiting Artists: Ape Made, Amy Budzar Sebold, Earth Philosophy, Erika Hansen, Beth Martin, Liza Michelle Jewelry, M. Spotts, Terra Verde Handmade, Wright and Rede

Also joining the event is the FiveOne Experimental Orchestra. Their performance of “Furtive Movements” will be accompanied by a choreographed performance by group A dance of the Movement Factory. Performance at 4pm on floor 3 in the Templar Room

Also new to the event is Sterle’s food truck.


Crafty Garage Sale: 6 September

by Shannon on July 29, 2014

Materials, supplies, samples and much more from a variety of artists!

  • Saturday, 6 September 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Studio C288 (second floor, next to Central Staircase, blue door), Knitgrrl Studio
  • Click here to RSVP on Facebook and add to your calendar/get updates. Invite your friends!

We’ll provide a map/list of other studios open in the building that day so you can visit them as well. See you then!


Art Classes at the Screw Factory

July 29, 2014

Tweet Many of our resident artists offer classes and workshops. Check out their websites to see the fall class offerings. For ceramics classes (children, teens and adults) visit Gina DeSantis Ceramics Glass Fusing classes are taught by Daniel Pruitt on floor 2 and Jennifer Szalkowski of Night Owl Glass on floor 3. Eva Sherman of […]

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RTD Design Collective – Studio Grand Opening This Friday

May 28, 2014

Tweet Grand Opening of RTD Design Collective Studio! Shop sophisticated accessories and our hand-sewn luxury leather goods. All of our leather goods are hand sewn by us in our Cleveland studio! Enjoy Custom Scent blending by Terra Verde Handmade- crafter of natural body products Directions: Screw Factory Artists’ Studios Friday, May 30 13000 Athens […]

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Spring Open Studio NIGHT Fri 4-11 from 5-9pm

March 12, 2014

Tweet Cure cabin fever with a visit to the industrially beautiful Lake Erie Building and spend the evening with the Screw Factory Artists. We’ll have our studio doors open to show you our work and workspace. Artwork will be on display and available for sale. This is one of only a few opportunities all year to […]

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Arabella Proffer fashion illustration class/solo show

January 3, 2014

Tweet Arabella Proffer’s fashion illustration class this month is sold out! Come to her new gallery opening at BAYArts (Facebook link) Friday April fourth or watch here for additional announcements about fall classes.

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Ceramics. Soap. Candles. Sale.

October 14, 2013

Tweet Gina DeSantis Ceramics (studio C328) and Terra verde handmade (studio C339) are making space for new products so come clear us some space! Join them on Fri, Oct 18 from 4pm-8pm for this one night only sale! Gina- purchase a bag for $50 or $100, cram it full of goodies. Stock up for holiday […]

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Holiday Open Studio November 2nd

September 22, 2013

Tweet The Screw Factory Artists’ will be opening their doors from noon-6pm on Saturday, November 2nd. We are excited this for our next event as we have welcomed a handful of new studio artists in the building. This year we welcomed Lori Paximadis (jewelry), Jennifer Szalkowski (glass fusing), Burning River Candle Co/Terra Verde Handmade and […]

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Resident artist Arabella Proffer feature/classes

September 17, 2013

Tweet Arabella Proffer (C288) was featured recently on (as an online preview to her Plain Dealer Friday magazine feature). She also appeared this month in art news website Hyperallergic’s A View From The Easel series. Proffer will be teaching fashion illustration classes for adults in her studio this fall. These classes are new, and […]

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Save the Dates: Two Open Studio Events

July 9, 2013

Tweet Our annual holiday open studio will be held on Saturday, November 2nd from 12:00pm-6:00pm.* This event will include over forty artists who work out of studios in the factory. A list of artists will be available in September. *Please note there is no call to artists for this event. This event showcases the resident […]

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