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Vermont Fall Open Studio Weekend

Vermont Fall Open Studio Weekend

2018 Fall Open Studio Tour over October 13 & 14

Combine fall foliage viewing and harvest activities with purchases from local artists across Vermont.

Bright yellow signs compete with oranges and reds of October along Vermont’s roads enticing visitors to the studios of craftspeople and fine artists across Vermont during the 2018 Fall Open Studio Tour over October 13 & 14. The Vermont Crafts Council is coordinating their event with American Craft Week, a national celebration of craftwork, taking place from October 5 through October 14.

Open Studio Weekend is a statewide celebration of the visual arts and creative process, offering a unique opportunity for visitors to meet a wide variety of local artists and craftspeople in their studios, and purchase high quality, hand made artwork.

The self-guided Open Studio tour features the work of glassblowers, jewelers, printmakers, potters, furniture makers, weavers, ironworkers, painters, sculptors, quilt makers and wood carvers. Many participating galleries will host gallery talks and feature special exhibits in conjunction with this event.

The Vermont Crafts Council publishes a free map with directions to participating sites. The Fall Open Studio Map is available throughout the state at Tourist Information Centers, galleries and studios. It will also available on the VCC website starting mid September 2018, http://www.vermontcrafts.com/OSW/fallmaps-directions.html or by calling 802-223-3380.

www.vermontcrafts.com

 

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Vermont Fall Open Studio Weekend

Vermont Fall Open Studio Weekend

2018 Fall Open Studio Tour over October 13 & 14

Combine fall foliage viewing and harvest activities with purchases from local artists across Vermont.

Bright yellow signs compete with oranges and reds of October along Vermont’s roads enticing visitors to the studios of craftspeople and fine artists across Vermont during the 2018 Fall Open Studio Tour over October 13 & 14. The Vermont Crafts Council is coordinating their event with American Craft Week, a national celebration of craftwork, taking place from October 5 through October 14.

Open Studio Weekend is a statewide celebration of the visual arts and creative process, offering a unique opportunity for visitors to meet a wide variety of local artists and craftspeople in their studios, and purchase high quality, hand made artwork.

The self-guided Open Studio tour features the work of glassblowers, jewelers, printmakers, potters, furniture makers, weavers, ironworkers, painters, sculptors, quilt makers and wood carvers. Many participating galleries will host gallery talks and feature special exhibits in conjunction with this event.

The Vermont Crafts Council publishes a free map with directions to participating sites. The Fall Open Studio Map is available throughout the state at Tourist Information Centers, galleries and studios. It will also available on the VCC website starting mid September 2018, http://www.vermontcrafts.com/OSW/fallmaps-directions.html or by calling 802-223-3380.

www.vermontcrafts.com

 

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14th Annual Pittsford Harvest Fair

14th Annual Pittsford Harvest Fair

Join us under the maple trees in the center of beautiful Pittsford for the 14th Annual Harvest Fair!

Only hand made – home grown items by local artists and crafters.

Buy a ticket at our basket raffle or some goodies at the bake sale.

Enter the Jack o lantern decorating contest hosted by the Marble Valley Pittsford Grange, win prizes and trophies!

For more information on becoming a vendor contact: Beth Richards, 773-2843, jandbofvt@comcast.net

Only hand made – home grown items by local artists and crafters. No direct sales.

 

 

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43rd Annual Middletown Springs Strawberry Festival

43rd Annual Middletown Springs Strawberry Festival

Local artists, craftsmakers and musicians will join  Historical Society volunteers to present the 43rd Annual Middletown Springs Strawberry Festival. Admission is free.

Strawberry lovers are invited on Sunday, June 24 from 2 to 4 pm to the Historical Society on the Green.  The festival features delicious strawberry shortcake made with fresh local strawberries, homemade biscuits, vanilla ice cream and whipped cream, along with iced tea, lemonade or coffee.

Local artists and craftspeople will display and sell their work, including maple products, jewelry, photography, knitted items, honey and beeswax products.  Items donated by Historical Society members and friends will also be for sale to benefit the organization.

Paul Morgan and friends  enliven  the afternoon with acoustic music, and there will be children’s activities.

The Historical Society Museum will be open all afternoon, as well as on Sunday afternoons through October. Admission is free.

On view in the Museum is the exhibit,  “Saving Sylvanus”, about Sylvanus Haynes (1768- 1826), the first pastor of the Baptist church in Middletown.  In addition are exhibits on the Montvert Hotel and Mineral Springs, and the Middletown History Timeline.

The Mineral Springs Park, located nearby, is open every day, year round.

For more information, contact Pat Hemenway at 235-2421 or David Wright at 235-2376.

 

 

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Vermont Spring Open Studio Weekend

Vermont Spring Open Studio Weekend

Statewide – Vermont Celebrates Open Studio Weekend May 26 & 27, 2018

Open Studio Weekend is an annual statewide celebration of the visual arts when Vermont artists and craftspeople invite the public to visit their studios during Memorial Day Weekend.

Most Vermont craftspeople work in studios located in or close to their residences. These are places of production and inspiration located in downtowns as well as at the ends of dirt roads. Wherever their locations, they are exciting places to visit because they reflect the dynamic yet organized process that is used to produce the finished work of art.

More than 226 sites will be open during this event, with more than 300 artists and artisans participating. www.vermontcrafts.com

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Vermont Spring Open Studio Weekend

Vermont Spring Open Studio Weekend

Statewide – Vermont Celebrates Open Studio Weekend May 26 & 27, 2018

Open Studio Weekend is an annual statewide celebration of the visual arts when Vermont artists and craftspeople invite the public to visit their studios during Memorial Day Weekend.

Most Vermont craftspeople work in studios located in or close to their residences. These are places of production and inspiration located in downtowns as well as at the ends of dirt roads. Wherever their locations, they are exciting places to visit because they reflect the dynamic yet organized process that is used to produce the finished work of art.

More than 226 sites will be open during this event, with more than 300 artists and artisans participating. www.vermontcrafts.com

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Vermont Farmers Market

The Vermont Farmers Market is one of the largest and most diverse farmers markets in Vermont, and the first to operate 52 weeks out of the year.

November 4, 2017-May 12, 2018
Saturdays, 9am to 2pm

WEDNESDAY FARMERS MARKET
November 8, 2017 – May 9, 2018
Wednesdays, 3 – 6pm

The Vermont Farmers Market has moved indoors for the winter to the Vermont Farmers Food Center, 251 West St., Rutland.

The farmers market is extremely diversified, with everything from local fresh produce, breads, pastries, cheese, jarred products, wine & spirits, maple syrup and specialty/prepared food to jewelry, knits, crafts and beauty products.

MARKET MANAGER
802-342-4727
Click here to email

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Vermont Farmers Market

The Vermont Farmers Market is one of the largest and most diverse farmers markets in Vermont, and the first to operate 52 weeks out of the year.

November 4, 2017-May 12, 2018
Saturdays, 9am to 2pm

WEDNESDAY FARMERS MARKET
November 8, 2017 – May 9, 2018
Wednesdays, 3 – 6pm

The Vermont Farmers Market has moved indoors for the winter to the Vermont Farmers Food Center, 251 West St., Rutland.

 

The farmers market is extremely diversified, with everything from local fresh produce, breads, pastries, cheese, jarred products, wine & spirits, maple syrup and specialty/prepared food to jewelry, knits, crafts and beauty products.

MARKET MANAGER
802-342-4727
Click here to email

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Vermont Farmers Market

The Vermont Farmers Market is one of the largest and most diverse farmers markets in Vermont, and the first to operate 52 weeks out of the year.

November 4, 2017-May 12, 2018
Saturdays, 9am to 2pm

WEDNESDAY FARMERS MARKET
November 8, 2017 – May 9, 2018
Wednesdays, 3 – 6pm

The Vermont Farmers Market has moved indoors for the winter to the Vermont Farmers Food Center, 251 West St., Rutland.

The farmers market is extremely diversified, with everything from local fresh produce, breads, pastries, cheese, jarred products, wine & spirits, maple syrup and specialty/prepared food to jewelry, knits, crafts and beauty products.

MARKET MANAGER
802-342-4727
Click here to email

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Vermont Farmers Market

The Vermont Farmers Market is one of the largest and most diverse farmers markets in Vermont, and the first to operate 52 weeks out of the year.

November 4, 2017-May 12, 2018
Saturdays, 9am to 2pm

WEDNESDAY FARMERS MARKET
November 8, 2017 – May 9, 2018
Wednesdays, 3 – 6pm

The Vermont Farmers Market has moved indoors for the winter to the Vermont Farmers Food Center, 251 West St., Rutland.

 

The farmers market is extremely diversified, with everything from local fresh produce, breads, pastries, cheese, jarred products, wine & spirits, maple syrup and specialty/prepared food to jewelry, knits, crafts and beauty products.

MARKET MANAGER
802-342-4727
Click here to email

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