Local artists will be panelists at forum
Three Jamestown artists will be among seven panelists who will discuss craftsmanship on Friday, Aug. 16, at the International Yacht Restoration School in Newport. Stone carver Nick Benson, sculptor Peter Diepenbrock and jeweler Didi Suydam will represent Jamestown. The forum will be moderator by Richard Saul Wurman, author of more than 80 books. The event will begin in the IYRS restoration hall at 5:30 p.m. The discussion will start at 6:15 p.m. Wine and light snacks will follow. Tickets cost $25 and can be purchased by calling Loriana De Crescenzo at 848-5777, ext. 204.