By Roberta Baumann

Managing Editor

Waunakee-area artists, performers and innovators are all gearing up to showcase their work in one location June 18, when the Imagination Celebration fills the Waunakee High School Commons.

Some 55 acts and exhibits will create a spectacle and cacophony from 3:30-7:30 p.m., with a Waunakee Community Band performance afterwards.

The following is a list of the many exhibitors and performers to be seen.

•DJ Crafts – Wood intarsia art, soft trolls and fairies.

•Trending Now Promotions – Screen printing, embroidery.

•Moonstruck Media – Videography and web design.

•Waunakee-Westport Lions Club – Various projects.

•Octopi Brewing – Information on the new brewery coming to Waunakee, along with beer brewing ingredients.

•Arboretum Music School – Information and musical instruments to play, along with performances.

•High School Marketing Students – Showcase of projects.

•Waunakee Rotary – Information about the international club and projects.

•Spotlight Dance – Videos of dances and crafts.

•Relay for Life – Games and activities.

•High School Tech Ed – Display of student’s projects.

•St. John the Baptist Catholic School – Exhibit of students’ work.

•Midwest Performing Arts – Video and photographic display along with performances.

•Michele/Thomas/Hutchins Design – Samples of graphic design, marketing work.

•Wisconsin Center for Music Education – Informational booth.

•Mill House Quilts – Quilt designs and fabrics.

•Gary Sawall – Wood art.

•1950 – Homemade cards, embroidery.

•Robert J. Arntz, Architect – Photographs of architecture projects, along with landscape, nature and wildlife photographs.

•Nana’s Newborns – Homemade dolls.

•Friends of the Performing Arts – Informational display of past cultural events and those coming to the Waunakee High School Performing Arts Center.

•Minuteman Press – Display of creative design and services.

•Rustic Revival – Vintage home decor.

•Matt Jordan’s Piano Studio – Music education and performances.

•Murphy Carpentry – Wood veneer projects and works in progress.

•Moh’s Martial Arts – Demonstrations of Taekwondo.

•Wilson Painting – Mural artist and creative painter.

•Sonam Phuntsok – Tibetan Buddhist iconography demonstration.

•Don Spencer Art Glass – Demonstration of stained glass mosaic.

•SpeedPro Imaging – Large format printing exhibit.

•Krinke Guide Service – Homemade beavertail fishing lures display and demonstration.

•Kehl School of Dance – Performances.

•Creative Expressions by Gina – Paper and fabric items, display and workshop.

•Leo Rotelli Fine Artist – Exhibit of oil and watercolor paintings.

•Custom Chair Caning – Demonstrations of chair caning.

•Red Barn Company Store – Painted furniture display and demonstration.

•Elizabeth Ann Teeter Watercolor – Watercolor, acrylic and mixed media painting exhibit along with demonstrations.

•Mallatt’s Pharmacy – Face painting, glitter tattoos.

•Sweet Pea Floral – Demonstrations of floral arrangements.

•Destination Imagination – Information abut the project and interactive activities.

•Ward Brodt Music Co. – Musical instrument petting zoo.

•Friends of the Waunakee Public Library – Informational booth.

•Waunakee Schools – Art demonstration.

•Musical Pathways – Demonstration of Kindermusik classes.

•My Mom is from Brazil Children’s Book – information on Brazilian culture.

•Gladys Grieger – Painting exhibit and demonstration.

•The Makery – Display of hand-crafted treats such as sugar cookies, cupcakes, cake-pops.

•Music Memories Mobile DJ. – Music and emcee.

•Photo Solutions Photo Booth – Photos on display and photography demonstrations.

•Waunakee Community Band – Performance at 7:30 p.m.

•Waunakee Middle School Tech Ed – Display of CO2 cars.

•Annie Apple the Clown – Performance.

•Fritz Thistle – Musical performance.

•Skyline Sounds – Indie rock band performance.

•Kailey Gering – Musical performance.

•Deanna Schmidt – Vocal performance.

•Annisa Richardson – Traditional Chinese musical performance.

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