art.broadwayworld.com

Downtown Venice Hosts Craft Festival, 1/25

Downtown Venice Hosts Craft Festival, 1/25

What: 7th Annual Downtown Venice Craft Festival
When: January 25 - 26, Saturday & Sunday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Where: Miami Avenue in Downtown Venice
Navigational Address: 220 Miami Ave W., Venice, FL 34285
Why: To Support the Arts, Venice Main Street and the Local Economy
Admission: Free and open to the public
Website: www.artfestival.com

Contact Information: info@artfestival.com or 561-746-6615
Interviews with participating crafters and images of their work are available upon request. Contact anabelle@artfestival.com.

The 7th Annual Downtown Venice Craft Festival has been slated for January 25 - 26, 2014. This two-day juried show features the finest crafters in the country. A wide array of original crafts and unique gift items representing a full spectrum of craft media will be on display and for sale. A Green Market will offer festival patrons a variety of plants, orchids, savory dips and gourmet sauces. The festival is hosted by Venice Main Street and partial proceeds will benefit the organization. Admission is free and open to the public.

American Craft Endeavors and Howard Alan Events produce many juried events in Downtown Venice including the popular March Art Classic. These highly anticipated shows introduce the community to talented artists from throughout Florida and the nation. They showcase a wide variety of original works of art, handmade crafts and gift items, with prices set to suit all budgets. Art and craft enthusiasts enjoy the fun, family friendly festivals, while supporting the arts.

Information At-A-Glance:

Juried outdoor craft showcase
Original crafts - Handmade in America
Unique and affordable gift items
150 crafters from 30 different states
Prices set to suit all budgets - ranging from as little as $3 to $3,000
Crafters hand-selected from hundreds of applicants
All crafters on site for duration of festival

· Green Market offering a wide variety of quality plants including exotics as well as dips and gourmet items.

Vast array of craft media including folk art, pottery, personalized gifts, handmade clothing, basket weaving, beaded utensils, candles, cork assemblage, fabric design, fiber quilts, fused wax & glass, hair accessories, handbags & accessories, handmade cards, leather, mosaic, wood, painted wood, plaster craft, stained glass

About American Craft Endeavors:
American Craft Endeavors (ACE) produces some of the nation's most exciting high-end juried craft shows in many of Florida's vibrant downtown areas and popular tourist destinations including the Siesta Fiesta Craft Festival (Sarasota, FL) and the Downtown Sarasota Craft Festivals (Sarasota, FL) among others. The group's founders personally select unique, culture rich cities for their show locations providing a complete outdoor experience unmatched by other festivals. All crafters are hand-selected from hundreds of applicants in order to ensure a superior event featuring diverse art media and the highest quality of original handmade crafts.

For additional information on the 7th Annual Downtown Venice Craft Festival and other American Craft Endeavors craft shows across the country, visit www.artfestival.com or call 561-746-6615.

Comment & Share


Become a Fan, Follower & Subscriber

FROM THE EDITOR
Mid-Year Highlights in the Art World: Koons, Donovan, Minkisi and MoreMid-Year Highlights in the Art World: Koons, Donovan, Minkisi and More
by Barry Kostrinsky