The Downtown Bradenton Craft Festival (October 29th & 30th, 2011)


This weekend (October 29th & 30th, 2011), American Craft Endeavors is proud to present The Downtown Bradenton Craft Festival in Bradenton, Florida.

This brand new fall show is sure to be a crowd pleaser and will feature some of the familiar local artists and crafters in addition to established national crafters. The two-day juried event will take place on Barcarrota Boulevard along the beautiful Manatee River.

Admission is free and open to the public. Times are Saturday & Sunday 10am-5pm. The address is: 1301 1st Ave., Bradenton, FL 34205.

Here are some of the fine crafters you will be able to meet this weekend:

Robin Cardona: Cloth Purses

First, we would like to introduce to you Robin Cardona. Robin has been a crafter since 1981. Living outside the box has always been a passion in allowing her a career path to fit life’s situations and an opportunity to grow her own business. Her can view more of her adorable and functional purses HERE.

Shirley Wilson: Soaps

Next, we have Shirley Wilson. Shirley is the creator of her business, Pampered Hearts. Her products include: soap, body polish, candles, shea body butter, bath & massage oils, and much more! Click HERE for more information!

Georgia Janisse: Oil Paintings

The final fine crafter we are going to introduce to you is Georgia Janisse. Many of her oils hold a dreamlike quality that sets the imagination wandering. In her portraits, she is able to capture the personality of the subject, as well as the likeness. Her paintings are flawless! You can learn more about Georgia and her work HERE.

You will be able to meet the artists mentioned above along with other artists from around the state of Florida and across the USA!

If you have any questions about this post – or need additional information about the event, please don’t hesitate to contact us at 561-746-6615.

Follow us on Facebook & Twitter for all the latest information about our art & craft festivals.


About Howard Alan Events

For nearly three decades, Howard Alan and American Craft Endeavors have allowed more than 10,000 artists to exhibit their original work to millions across The United States. When our company began, our art and craft shows showcased a handful of exhibitors. Today, a typical Howard Alan or American Craft Endeavors event features 100-300 talented artists and fine crafters. No matter where you are, you are sure to find one of our stellar events nearby. Our shows take us to destinations like Aspen, Chicago, Alexandria, Vail, and Fort Lauderdale…just to name a few! Our great outdoor venues, fantastic crafters, and talented artists allow us to consistently be ranked among the top art and craft shows in the country. Visit a show and see for yourself why we are the very best!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s