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GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | Don't Miss: Third Annual Arts Marketplace Pawtucket

The third annual Arts Marketplace: Pawtucket will take place on Saturday and Sunday, September 20 & 21, from 10am to 4pm at the Pawtucket Armory Arts Center, 172 Exchange St. The Fine Art and American-made Crafts Show & Sale will feature the work of over 50 artists from throughout the region, who will display their work in individual booths. Categories include Art and Sculpture, Jewelry, Wearables, and Accessories.

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Related Topix: Pawtucket, RI, Life, Hobbies, Painting, Arts

Sun Sep 14, 2014

WIFR

Oldest Running Art Fair in the Midwest Continues to Attract Hundreds

If you have an eye for art, or enjoy homemade treasures this is the weekend where arts, crafts, and antiques rule. The Greenwich Village Art Fair is one of the longest-running in the area.

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Falmouth Packet

There was a World War One theme running through Porkellis Village Produce & Craft Show on Saturday.

The centenary of the outbreak of the war influenced many of the sections in the village's 35th annual show, with classes for knitted socks in handicraft, '1916 trench cake' in home produce, remembrance themed floral art, and poppies in the form of collages and paintings in the art and children's sections. A total of 707 entries were exhibited this year - slightly down on last year's "exceptional" numbers, largely due to a decrease in the vegetables and flowers being entered, but still around average for the show.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Food, Vegetables

Franklin

2014 Franklin Lioness Craft Fair Set for Oct. 25; Proceeds Support Scholarships for MATC Students

The Franklin Lioness Club's 2014 Autumn Craft Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at Milwaukee Area Technical College's Oak Creek Campus, 6665 S. Howell Ave. More than 70 exhibitors will sell wooden and metal crafts, needlework, hand-woven basketry, floral designs, hand-sewn clothing, folk-painted items and much more. A variety of baked goods will be available for purchase as well.

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Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI, Oak Creek, WI, Life, Hobbies

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Gloversville Leader-Herald

Rainy Day Crafters

Mother Nature was no match for craft enthusiasts Saturday, as shoppers made their way through the rain to two different craft fairs. The annual Wemple and Edick's Craft Fair in Johnstown and Eagle Mills Craft Fair in Broadalbin began Saturday despite the drizzle.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Broadalbin, NY, Croghan, NY, Lewis County, NY, Amsterdam, NY

The Reporter

Fairfield craft fair vendors sought

The Community Resources Department for the City of Fairfield is accepting vendors for the annual Holiday Craft Fair scheduled for 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov., 8. Vendors can now obtain applications by calling the Fairfield Senior Center at 429-6291. Table assignments will begin Wednesday, Oct. 1, and continue through Wednesday, Nov. 5, from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Fairfield Senior Center.

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Burton Mail

Toon's Furniture to host food and craft fair

Customers will be treated to a vast array of food and craft stalls selling locally produced goods including jams and chutneys from Jo-Amos and a range of wines from Sealwood Cottage Vineyard.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Drink, Wine

Free Williamsburg

Weekend Shopping: Renegade Craft Fair and Brooklyn Antiques and Book Fair

On the Williamsburg and Greenpoint waterfront this weekend shop 'til you drop, or, well get rained on. On Saturday & Sunday, there's The Renegade Craft Fair : The Renegade Craft Fair will return to Brooklyn, NY for a top shelf, indie-craft explosion.

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Related Topix: Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Life, Hobbies

Littlehampton Gazette

Littlehampton Town Show and Family Fun Day thriller

This year's programme is sure to delight visitors of all ages, with live performances by one of the south's top cover bands, Murdoch's Crazy Eyes , to more than 50 community groups, as well as an impressive horticultural and craft show among some of the attractions. Councillor Malcolm Belchamber, chairman of the town council's community resources committee, said: "The Town Show and Family Fun Day is a an excellent community celebration with plenty of things for everyone to see and do; there are more stands, performances and entertainment than ever, so make sure you tell your family and friends to come along and have fun."

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Related Topix: West Sussex County, England, United Kingdom, Life, Hobbies

WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

Saturday things to do

We start in St. Albans with a Zumbathon to support Laurie's House/Voices Against Violence. It goes from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Bellows Free Academy.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Crewe Guardian

Arty kids encouraged to enter Crewe craft store contest

ART students and would-be artists in Crewe are being given the chance to win a A 500 art hamper to help kick-start their career . Hobbycraft in Crewe is launching its 'KickstART Art' competition to help support local creative talents aged 16 and over, and give customers the chance to vote for their favourites.

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Examiner.com

This Weekend in crafts - September 13-14, 2014

As we approach the middle of September, the arts and craft activities are remnants of summer fairs and a handful of fall festivals. This weekend sees the final Mt Adams Art Walk of the summer, a Mini Maker Faire at the Museum Center - which includes an indie craft show - and two multi-weekend period festivals including period artisan crafts.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, _No Company, MinDStorm, ASK, Video Games, Inventions, Science / Technology, Robots

Longridge Today

Show judges praise high standards

A wet beginning for the 31st Goosnargh Flower, Produce and Craft Show ended with a lovely autumn afternoon and the village hall filled with people admiring the exhibits. The flower judge was pleased with the good selection of entries, and noted in particular the winning entry in the new floral design category.

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WATE-TV Knoxville

Pottery class leads Knoxville woman to a life of arts and crafts

After 14 years, Giuliani has become adept at creating these pottery pieces, many of which sit in her converted basement workshop in different stages of readiness. "I have a neighbor who comes over when I open the kiln and she says its like Christmas morning, cause you open that kiln and you really don't know what you're getting," she said.

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The Wichita Eagle

Hillsboro Arts and Crafts Fair next weekend

About 300 artists and crafters will be selling their handmade goods on Sept. 20 at the Hillsboro Arts and Crafts Fair.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Wichita, KS, Hillsboro, KS, Newton, KS, Peabody, KS

Star of Mysore

The Saga of North-Eastern Cultures of India at Wellington House

Mysore, Sept. 12- Adding to its list of activities to promote Indian Tribal, Folk and Traditional Arts & Crafts, Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya , South Regional Centre , located at Wellington House on Irwin Road in city, has now opened a new indoor exhibition with the theme 'North-Eastern Cultures of India.'

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AkiPress

17:29 Issyk-Kul's Rukh Ordo hosts craft fair, exhibition of applied art

The Rukh Ordo Ethno Complex in Cholpon-Ata has opened a craft fair and exhibition of applied art on September 12 within the World Nomad Games. The events also include a concert, where representatives of more than 10 expat communities and associations represent their cultural nations, including Dungans, Koreans, Azerbaijanis, Kazakhs and others.

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Times Herald-Record

Rainbow Mountain to host Pocono Arts Jubilee

A collaboration between the Pocono Arts Council, Pocono Community Theater and Rainbow Mountain has created a new art festival for the area that organizers hope will become an annual event. Pocono Arts Jubilee will take place on Sunday and includes an art show, craft vendors, performances by local acts and more.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Life, Hobbies, East Stroudsburg, PA, Stroudsburg, PA, Delaware Water Gap, PA

Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Great Smoky Mountains Railroad's RAILFEST- Mountain Craft Fair

The annual Great Smoky Mountains Railroad's RAILFEST greets the beginning of autumn with sweet melodies of mountain music and memories of yesteryear filling the air. On Saturday and Sunday discover fantastic finds at the Mountain Craft Fair.

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Cincinnati.com

80 vendors line up for Bellevue's Art in the Park

She the owner of Bethany Rose Pottery in Bellevue. She is among the artists whose work will be displayed at the 13th Annual Art in the Park event in Bellevue Beach Park on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Bellevue, KY, Life, Hobbies, Dayton, KY, Newport, KY

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