T. Bock Designs Event Calendar

Sunday, March 25th 2018 

Bike World Ladies Bike Social at the old Dahls building on 50th and EP True

Hours 1:00pm-4:00pm

This is a really cool event that is presented for ladies.  Talking about the latest gear for women specific.  The also have a clinic on how to change a tire.  This is one of those really cool events that you arrive and there is so much great information that the time just flies!!  And before you know it your mind is blown with so much info and it’s 4:00.  Don’t miss it!!




Downtown Des Moines Farmers Market

Hours: 7:00am-12:00pm, except October 8:00am-12:00pm

I have planned a wonderfully busy Farmers market this year.  The booth spots will change just about a block difference both on court.  130 is on the south side of court in the first block near the ATM in the parking garage.  214 is in the second Block in front of ROCA.  If all else fails you cant miss my big purple tent down there!!

May 5th, 2018  is 130 by ATM

May 26th, 2018 is 214 by ROCA

June 23rd, 2018 is 130 by ATM

July 14th, 2018 is 214 by ROCA

August 4th, 2018 is 130 by ATM

September 22nd, 2018 is 214 by ROCA

October 20th, 2018 is 214 by ROCA




June 8th, 9th, and 10th, 2018

Omaha Summer Arts Festival 2018

Hours: Friday: 11am-8pm, Saturday: 10am–8pm, Sunday: 10am–4pm

The Omaha Summer Arts Festival celebrates its 44th year June 8-10. The Festival is Omaha’s premier destination for arts and entertainment featuring 135 of the nation’s finest visual artists, a stage of continuous musical performances and a hands-on Children’s Fair.




June 16th-17th 2018

Cantigny Art in Bloom 2018, Parade Field, 1 S 151 Winfield Road, Wheaton, IL 60173

Hours: 10 am – 4 pm

The Beautiful Cantigny Park is the canvas and the Annual Art Festival is the paint. Enjoy a variety of artists, inspired activities, fresh ideas and a colorful weekend. Maybe you’ll even take home a new piece for your home. Your kids will enjoy the wax hands craft ($5 each), while you listen to the sounds of Classical Blast, Guitarra Azul & R-Gang on the center stage.




September 8th and 9th 2018

Third Ward Art Festival 2018, Milwaukee, WI

Hours: 10:00am-5:00 pm

Founded in 2013, the Third Ward Art Festival in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, displays work from numerous artists across a diverse range of media. The Historic Third Ward in Milwaukee, near beautiful Lake Michigan, has established itself as a hub for artists and art enthusiasts alike, making it an ideal location for the festival. In addition to the art itself, the event boasts a series of live music performances and food selections from local restaurants. The festival also offers fun and creative activities for kids, making this an engaging experience for art aficionados of all ages.







November 10th-11th 2018

Art on the Prairie, In Perry IA

Hours: 10am-5pm on Saturday and Sunday

Art on the Prairie 2016 at the Town Craft Building

Art on the Prairie 2017 in the Security Bank Building

They have the different historical buildings set up with artists inside, including the bank, Hotel Pattee, and the Library.  I was really pleasantly surprised at the wonderful caliber of artists they had participate last year!! If you haven’t been, it is really a must do!

Start at the La Poste! 1219 Warford St. Perry, IA 50220.  This old Post office building has been renovated into a GEM!!  The windows and the space!!! you just have to see it to believe it!  www.artontheprairie.org




December 9th-10th 2017

Open Studio Pottery Tour

Hours: 10am-5pm on Saturday and Sunday

My studio: 5021 Ashworth RD, West Des Moines, IA 50266

In addition to having my pottery on display you can also see where I make it.  I will give your the grand tour and show you my secret lair!!


 Thank you everyone for your support this year.  I look forward to seeing you in the future!



For those who don’t know I do have my pottery for sale at “The Paisley Palette” 202 SW Cherry ST., Ankeny, IA 50023, Mary Rose in Perry,  and at the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden.




Previous Events

Art on the Prairie ’14-’18, Des Moines Downtown Farmers Market’14-’18, Art Sarben’15-’16, Art in Bayfront Park ’16, Iowa Clay Festival ’16 Iowa State Fair ’15, Thieves Market Iowa City ’15, Gloria Dei Arts and Crafts Show ’15, Art in the Junction’14-’15, Sioux City Art Splash’15, Heartfest ’14, Callahan Craft Shows ’14, Pickett Fence Creamery Market ’14, Valley Junction Farmers Market ’14.