Waitsfield Vermont, the birth place of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, is a four-season vacation destination located on VT Route 100, in the heart of the Mad River Valley in Washington County, midway between Stowe and Middlebury.
Waitsfield offers an outstanding varitey of year-round tourism with its excellent lodgng & dining venues, hiking, hunting, and fishing. Skiing can be found nearby at Mad River Glen Ski Area and Sugarbush Ski Resort. And don't miss the annual Vermont Festival of the Arts in August. Enjoy over 125 Events, including free events, events for kids, culinary events, and visual & performance Events.
In 2010, Yankee Magazine, listed several Vermont towns in their slideshow of "Top 25 Foliage Towns in New England," including Waitsfield, Vermont!
Using graphite, watercolor, and walnut ink on paper as well as directly on gallery walls in site-specific installations, Ross portrays animals morphed with branches, mushrooms, berries, and blossoms, thus forming implausible hybrid creatures. Interested in the idea of artist as mad scientist, Ross' drawings offer visual hypotheses to the question: what would happen if the DNA sequence of a plant or mushroom were spliced with that of an animal?