26th Annual N. Virginia Fine Arts Festival

May 20 & 21, 2017 (Booth #804)

The Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival attracts over 30,000 visitors from across the region. Participating artists uniformly view the event as one of the “top five” outdoor art festivals in the country extending high praise to the level of hospitality they receive from volunteers and involvement from a community that appreciates the high quality of the art presented.

Enjoy inspiring and innovative art in a wide variety of mediainteracting directly with artists from around the country, and exploring their own creativity in the Family Art Park. The resulting 11-block art walk features more than 200 of the nation’s best artists and offers visiting art enthusiasts the opportunity to view and purchase original art directly from the participating artists.

Saturday, May 20 10am-6pm
Sunday, May 21 10am-5pm
Reston Town Center
Free Parking

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Coconut Grove Arts Festival

Feb. 18, 29, 20, 2017

“What began in 1963 as an intimate “clothes line” art show featuring a handful of artists and a few thousand onlookers as part of a promotion for the Coconut Grove Playhouse’s production of Irma la Douce has transformed itself into South Florida’s most successful arts festival. Today, the event attracts an estimated 120,000 people to the winding streets of Coconut Grove during President’s Day weekend.”

“Produced by the Coconut Grove Arts and Historical Association, Inc., a non-profit community organization under the direction of a board of directors and full-time staff, the Coconut Grove Arts Festival® showcases the works of 360 internationally recognized artists who are selected from nearly 1,300 applicants. Jurors evaluate the artist’s work and displays to select participants in such categories as mixed media, painting, photography, digital art, printmaking & drawing, watercolor, claywork, glass, fiber, jewelry & metalwork, sculpture and wood.”

2700 S. Bayshore Drive
Miami, FL 33133
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Sat. 2/18 • 11am–5pm
Sun. 2/19 • 11am–5pm
Mon. 2/20 • 10am–12:30pm

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Palm Beach Fine Craft Show

Feb. 16–19, 2017

“The prestigious Palm Beach Fine Craft Show makes its triumphant return to the Palm Beach County Convention Center February 16-19. This elegant showcase features 135 of the nation’s top contemporary craft artists, offering their latest celebrated works in a comfortable, indoor setting. Join us at the Palm Beach County Convention Center (Ballroom) to Thursday through Sunday to experience the amazing world of fine art craftsmanship.”

 

Palm Beach County Convention Center (Ballroom)
11am – 7pm
650 Okeechobee Blvd.
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

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The Laughing Dog Gallery

Feb. 10-11, 2017

“Artist Scott Pernicka’s vortex spheres are an amazing alchemy of glass and physics. He has mastered the art of creating visual depths that transcend the physicality of the glass itself.

Working with for borosilicate glass at temperatures over 3000 degrees, he combines gold, silver and crystallized metals, creating exquisite glass orbs. His award-winning works are sought by collectors worldwide, and frankly, it’s hard to describe how incredible they are.”

2910 Cardinal Drive
Vero Beach, FL
Gallery hours: 10am–5:30pm

Website: thelaughingdoggallery.com

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2016 Holiday Fair at Grand Central Terminal

Grand Central Terminal
Vanderbilt Hall
November 14 – December 24, 2016
Mon–Fri: 10am–8pm
Sat: 10am-7pm
Sun: 11am-6pm

Thanksgiving: CLOSED
Christmas Eve: 10am-6pm

For a magical, one-stop holiday shopping experience, nothing compares to the Holiday Fair at Grand Central!

The Grand Central Terminal Holiday Fair is one of the finest, longest-running indoor holiday fairs in New York City. The Holiday Fair Committee spends the year looking for unique vendors with a focus on American-made and handmade products with locally-sourced materials or a socially-conscious business model. 40 vendors will take over half of the historic Vanderbilt Hall for almost six weeks to sell artwork, clothing for all ages, men’s and women’s accessories, children’s toys and home goods. A range of products and price points guarantees that New Yorkers, commuters, and tourists alike can find interesting gift items for others as well as covet-worthy items for themselves. Since 1993, the Holiday Fair has been a must-shop destination during the holiday season.

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Sugarloaf Crafts Festival, Philly Expo Center

Sugarloaf Crafts Festival
November 4, 5, 6, 2016
Saturday 10am-6pm * Sunday 10am-5pm
$8 ONLINE / $10 AT THE DOOR
RAIN OR SHINE
KIDS 12 & UNDER FREE
FREE PARKING

Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
100 Station Ave
Oaks, PA 19456

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There’s something for everyone to love at Sugarloaf Crafts Festival! Lovers of fine crafts and art will find more than 300 top artisans displaying and selling their unique creations in pottery, sculpture, glass, jewelry, fashion, home décor, furniture and home accessories, items for the garden, and photography. In addition to top national artists, the Festival will also introduce new and emerging artists showcasing the latest trends in handmade fashion and accessories, statement jewelry and fine art.