Atlanta Arts Festival 9/14/ – 9/15/2013

Atlanta Arts Festival 9/14/ – 9/15/2013

Atlanta Arts Festival 2013 Show Dates: 9/14/13 - 9/15/13 General Information PURPOSE: The Atlanta Arts Festival is a two day, outdoor festival with an emphasis on the visual arts. Set in historic Piedmont Park, the festival fills the fall time art festival void in the City of Atlanta. This autumn festival of excellence in the arts is an event dedicated to bringing together outstanding artists from throughout the country with the large and enthusiastic art buying community of the Atlanta area. The Atlanta Arts Festival is produced by a highly qualified staff and strong volunteer pool, both with multiple years of event production and promotion in the City of Atlanta. This annual September event is committed to delivering a quality experience for both artist and patron! [wpcol_1half id="" class="" style=""] LOCATION: The Atlanta Arts Festival will be held in historic Piedmont Park in Atlanta, GA. The park is located approximately 2 miles northeast of downtown Atlanta. The park runs along 10th Street and Piedmont Avenue in midtown Atlanta....
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Art Festivals Calendar by Amdur Productions

Art Festivals Calendar by Amdur Productions

Amdur Productions mainly cover the Illinois and Wisconsin areas. There are an amazingly amount of superb quality art shows with an equally amazing range of artists and craftspeople! A feast of color, inspiration and food for the soul. Definately on my list of "must check it out" activities this season... visit the Amdur production website here: www.amdurproductions.com // // ...
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Free Entry to Art Museums ?

Free Entry to Art Museums ?

WHATS NEW? January 2013 - Free Entry to Art Museums! Well, I just found out about this excellent program the BANK OF AMERICA is running for the ARTS and CRAFTS community and ALL art and Craft Lovers! It's called: "Museum on US" and you get FREE ENTRY into selected art museums around the country if you hold a Bank of America Credit or Debit Card! (Conditions apply) Find out more at http://museums.bankofamerica.com   Bank of America conditions apply:  Find out on their website. http://museums.bankofamerica.com We are not affiliated with Bank of America. Conditions are: Free entry on the first weekend of each month (Sat + Sun) for cardholder only with valid photo ID and Card. Excludes fundraising events, special exhibitions and ticketed shows. ..oh, by the way Artandcraftconnection does NOT get paid for the above article. We offer this to our visitors as one of the services we want to do, INFORM the public and art lovers about what's happening in the art scene on many levels....
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ANACORTES, WA: Art/Craft Vendors Wanted

ANACORTES, WA: Art/Craft Vendors Wanted

The 23rd Annual Anacortes Waterfront Festival is coming June 1 &2, 2013---Art/craft vendor spaces/reasonable booth rental---art/craft vendor products should be hand-made or manufactured in US---no imported goods---over 12,000 attendees---beautiful location---2 days---For more information please visit our website at www.anacortes.org. There you can download all the forms and applications you need, deadline is May 1, 2013...
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WA, Bellevue Art Museum Exhibition: High fiber diet Oct 25 2012 – Feb 24 2013

WA, Bellevue Art Museum Exhibition: High fiber diet Oct 25 2012 – Feb 24 2013

BAM Biennial 2012: High Fiber Diet October 25, 2012 - February 24, 2013 Bringing together more than 40 contemporary artists, BAM Biennial 2012 explores one of the most thriving media today: fiber. With its versatility and ready availability, fiber has long had its firm place in the Do-It-Yourself movement, yet is often underexposed in the traditional art world. Shining a spotlight on fiber art created in the Northwest, BAM Biennial 2012: High Fiber Diet celebrates both the region's rich traditions as well as new expressions, where concepts of art and craft merge. WHOSE WORK DO YOU CONNECT WITH THE MOST? Visit BAM by January 27, 2013 and cast a vote for your favorite artist. The winner of the Samuel and Patricia Smith Peoples' Choice Award will be announced at a special ceremony on Free First Friday on February 1, 2013. Save the date! Featured Artists: Polly Adams Sutton, Howard and Lorraine Barlow, Dina Barzel, Lou Cabeen, Vanessa Calvert, Michael Cepress, Christine Chaney, David Chatt, Joanne Circle, Celeste Cooning, Scott Fife, Rob Folendorf,...
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Portland, Oregon: Art in the Pearl Show Aug 31 & Sept 1-2 Labor Day weekend 2013

Portland, Oregon: Art in the Pearl Show Aug 31 & Sept 1-2 Labor Day weekend 2013

Art In The Pearl®, Portland Oregon’s annual Fine Arts & Crafts Festival, occurs every year on Labor Day weekend. The 17th annual festival will occur on August 31st, Sept. 1-2, 2013 in the Pearl District’s North Park Blocks. Art In The Pearl has been named one of the top 10 Arts and Crafts Festivals in the country (source: Art Fair Source Book). Our festival fills the Northwest Portland Park blocks with art, theater, music, and hands-on activities for people of all ages. Visit the official website here: http://www.artinthepearl.com/ Things To See And Do Over one hundred artists showing and selling their work A World Music Stage with a variety of music and theater An Education Pavillion featuring hands-on art activities for children and adults Delicious food to enjoy Date Labor Day weekend Hours 10am-6pm Saturday and Sunday (Sept 1,2) 10am-5pm on Monday (Sept 3) Location The Northwest Park blocks of Portland, Oregon, between W Burnside and NW Glisan at NW 8th Avenue. Parking Convenient parking available at the following City Center lots NW Broadway and Couch,...
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Olympia Fine Art & Crafts show at the Coach House Dec 8-9 / 15-16 2012

Olympia Fine Art & Crafts show at the Coach House Dec 8-9 / 15-16 2012

Visit the fine art and crafts show in Olympia. It is held at the Capital Museum Coach House which is behind the Lord Mansion. Address: 211 SW 21st Avenue Olympia, WA 98501 Driving directions: From Interstate 5 in Olympia: Take Exit 105, following the "State Capital/City Center" route. Go through a tunnel, (get in the left hand lane) and turn left on Capital Way. Follow the brown and white "State Capital Museum" signs to 21st Avenue. Turn right on 21st Avenue and proceed two blocks. The museum is on the left in a stucco mansion. The complex is part of the State Capital museum. Website: http://www.washingtonhistory.org/scmoc/default.aspx...
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Portland, Oregon – Local 14 Art Show & Sale – October 3-6, 2013

Portland, Oregon – Local 14 Art Show & Sale – October 3-6, 2013

The annual Local 14 Art Show & Sale presents artwork created by over 85 women artists living in the Pacific Northwest. After 45 years, Local 14 continues to promote woman artists and offer the public the highest quality mix of well-crafted and original artwork for sale. For more information about this amazing group, visit the Local 14 website: http://www.local14.org/local14/Home.html Editorial: I personally visited the Local 14 show in Portland, 2012. What a visual feast! It is a fairly small venue, with very selected artists, but boy, do they make an impact! I spend a lot of time admiring the uniqueness of the art and crafts on display, and also had a chance to talk to some of the atists, and was immensely in JOY of the whole experience. AND, on the first opening evening they even put on a wine & food feast and what can I say? Yes, there was a long queue, and happy faces all around,  which says it all!...
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Artists: Need your own website?

Artists: Need your own website?

Of course we can design and install, and host, a website for you. If you would rather have your own web site, with your own style, your e-commerce enabled site, galleries and more, we can design and create for you. Think about the POTENTIAL a site of your own has! Your own color scheme, the layout, the style... all about YOU. Of course your page on Artandcraftconnection can stay as well, all contributing to the all important search engine popularity and social networking potentials! Let us know, and we create a proposal... and you will be half way on being online!  Contact us here hARTdesign has it's own website, visit www.hartdesign.info Are you living your dream? It all starts in the mind... Spend a little time each day dreaming up potentials... without questioning your ideas, just jot them down, collect them, and your dream will get better and more complete every day. The universe will reward your imagination, you will grow your confidence and...
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WA ART: Edmonds Arts Festival  June 15-17 2013

WA ART: Edmonds Arts Festival June 15-17 2013

2013 Edmonds Arts Festival June 15-17 Frances Anderson Cultural Center • 700 Main Street Friday and Saturday, 10:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. • Sunday, 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. >>> CALLING ARTISTS NOW! On Father’s Day Weekend, over 50,000 art-lovers from the greater King and Snohomish counties and beyond will attend the popular free three-day Edmonds Arts Festival. One of the Pacific Northwest’s oldest and largest arts festivals, we offer a rich array of visual and performing arts and art events in a stunning natural setting. Art-lovers may stroll through charming “streets” named after famous painters as they discover and purchase fine art and artisan crafts directly from the talented artists themselves. The Festival Artist Booths showcases the work of nearly 240 carefully selected artist exhibitors, offering oils, watercolors, pastels, drawings, mixed media, photography, sculpture, fiber arts, jewelry, glass, metal, pottery/ceramics, toys, collectibles, and furniture. The Festival truly has something for everyone, with performing arts, children’s activities, musicians, and storytellers. A wine bar and bistro, situated with a great view of the Puget Sound, offers...
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