For over 42 years, Patrick Ahearn has specialized in historically motivated architecture and interior design. His volume of finely crafted and detailed residential work spans a multitude of classic styles of architecture from City Town Houses to Island Homes. With the majority of his projects located on historic Martha’s Vineyard, Cape Cod, and the Wellesley/Weston area of Massachusetts, these environments provide a rich and fertile background for the creation of classical timeless architecture, appropriate and in scale to each locale. Licensed in 18 U.S. states and widely recognized for his attention and detail, Patrick Ahearn has worked on projects in other areas across the United States and even internationally. To each of his projects, Patrick Ahearn brings a highly educated and schooled knowledge of classic architecture coupled with a keen sense of how people live today, which in turn produces homes that are timeless and responsive to the needs of today’s lifestyles.
All Laura Alexander wants to do is teach Pilates. She began taking classes several years ago, but came to the decision only a few years back to actually teach it. After a 14-month, 750-hour certification process, she's determined to share the most incredible physical and emotional journey of her life with others.
With the same recipes since 1887, Murdick's has been serving fresh homemade fudge, peanut brittle, chocolate nut clusters and bark from the finest ingredients. Bring the whole family and watch their expert fudge makers create over 15 flavors of fudge and candies from fresh ingredients. Wedding fudge favors, gift packages, online ordering and shipping available.
Sid Wainer & Son is the premier produce and specialty foods company in the food industry and the first HACCP certified produce company in North America. They are an importer and exporter, as well as a national and international distributor of specialty produce and foods. They supply the finest resorts, airlines, cruise lines, restaurants, hotels, caterers, and retailers throughout the country. Their award-winning produce is the result of a century of experience coupled with a passion for food and an uncompromising dedication to quality and customer service. They have been recognized by the President of the United States, as well as the Secretary and Under Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture, for their success and industry leadership.
Traeger di Pietro is a 38year old artist living in Oak Bluffs. You might recognize his name from the colorful impressionistic seascapes or whimsical mixed media adoring the walls of The Field, North Water and Granary Galleries. If not, let this year's festival art be a happy first introduction.
Influenced by Island artists Allen Whiting, Kara Taylor, Dan VanLandingham, and Lily Morris, Mr. di Pietro finds that the Island community nurtures his passion to paint.
In an interview with the MV Times he reflected, “There are amazing people here. Everyone is connected. I’ve been here more than 10 years now. It’s a beautiful, comforting community. My friends say ‘Martha’s Vineyard is made for you.'”