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Fun, Crowds & Sales: 19th Annual Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival

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This past weekend (November 19-20, 2011), American Craft Endeavors produced the 19th Annual Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival in Dunedin, Florida.

Amongst the crowds and the sales, our Fine Crafters enjoyed a very successful Pot Luck after the show on Saturday night! We have all this documented in our favorite pictures below:

Yummy food from the Saturday Night Pot Luck!

Dunedin Crowd

Jeweler: Sherry Fennessy

You can view the complete Photo Album from the weekend HERE.

If you have any questions about this post, don’t hesitate to contact us at 561-746-6615 or info@artfestival.com.

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12th Annual Lauderdale by the Sea Craft Festival (November 26th & 27th, 2011)

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This weekend (November 26th & 27th, 2011), American Craft Endeavors is proud to present to you the 12th Annual Lauderdale by the Sea Craft Festival in Lauderdale by the Sea, Florida.

A wide variety of original and affordable handmade crafts, appealing to all tastes, will be on display and for sale. Craft mediums include folk art, pottery, handmade jewelry, paintings, personalized gifts, handmade clothing, scented soaps and body products. Prices are set to suit all budgets, ranging from as little as $3 to $3,000.

In order to ensure a superior event with quality affordable original crafts, all of the local and national crafters have been hand-selected from hundreds of applicants by American Craft Endeavors, producers of the top outdoor craft festivals in the country. All crafters will be on site for the duration of the festival available to discuss their art , techniques and inspiration.

Admission is free and open to the public. Times are Saturday & Sunday 10am-5pm. The navigational address is: 4501 N Ocean Drive, Lauderdale By Sea, FL 33308.

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

Kelli Boxberger: Wood

First, we would like to introduce to you Kelli Boxberger. Kelli has always had a dream to own a funky little art shop, which is exactly what she has accomplished. Her pieces are fun and are perfect for any beach getaway. You can see more of her bright and vibrant pieces HERE.

Brittney Love: Photography

Next, we would like to introduce to you Brittney Love. Brittney has an incredible talent for her portrait photography. In her portfolio, she has also done weddings. You can learn more about Brittney on her website HERE.

Donna Marasia: Mixed Media

The final artist we are going to introduce to you today is Donna Marasia. Donna brings a contemporary twist to the classic 1960’s peace sign. “2 Hip Chicks” fashions unique pieces of canvas wall décor. Inspired creation, or custom piece, designed with your inner hippie in mind. You can view more of her fun and creative designs HERE.

Don’t miss out on this unique event to start your Holiday shopping! You will be able to have a chance to purchase from the fine crafters mentioned above along with over 100 other very talented artists from all over the state of Florida & across the country.

If you have any other questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us at 561-746-6615 or info@artfestival.com.

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Publicity & Record Crowds: 10th Annual Holiday Craft Festival on the Ocean

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This past weekend (November 12-13, 2011), American Craft Endeavors had record-breaking crowds at the 10th Annual Holiday Craft Festival on the Ocean in Jupiter, Florida. This event was sponsored by the Rotary Club of Jupiter-Tequesta.

We picked out some of our favorite photos from the weekend:

Crowd : Holiday Craft Festival on the Ocean

Crowd : Holiday Craft Festival on the Ocean

Artist : Susan Painter : http://www.susanpainterpottery.com

You can view more photos from the weekend HERE.

Additionally, the TCPalm had a wonderful article about the festival! You can read the full article HERE.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us at 561-746-6615 or info@artfestival.com.

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Support Your Local Dunedin Fine Crafters!

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This weekend (November 19-20, 2011), American Craft Endeavors is proud to present to the you the 19th Annual Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival. We have many talented artists and fine crafters from all over the state of Florida (& across the USA). However, this post is going to focus on the local fine artists & crafters of Dunedin, Florida.

Here are the local artists that will be exhibiting in the show this weekend:

Other local artists you will be able to meet are:

(1) Colleen Dabkowski – Hair Accessories

(2) William Sipple – Wood

(3) James Smith – Floral Art

If you have any questions about this show, please don’t hesitate to contact us at 561-746-6615 or info@artfestival.com.

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Publicity: Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival

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We found a very nicely written article about the 19th Annual Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival that will be held this weekend (November 19th & 20th, 2011) in Dunedin, Florida.

Just as the article explains, this is the perfect event to attend if you are already tired with the overcrowded shopping malls and are looking for a unique venue to do your holiday shopping. With over 100 fine crafters from across the state us Florida and around the United States, there will be something there for everyone!

You can check-out the TBN Weekly article online HERE.

Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival: 2010

If you have any questions about this Craft Festival or are looking for a particular artist, please don’t hesitate to contact us at 561-746-6615 or info@artfestival.com.

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19th Annual Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival (November 19th & 20th, 2011)

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This weekend (November 19th & 20th, 2011), American Craft Endeavors proudly presents to you the 19th Annual Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival in Dunedin, Florida. 

Here is some additional information:

  • Juried outdoor craft showcase featuring unique and affordable crafts handmade in America.
  • Featuring leading local and national crafters.
  • Vast array of craft mediums:  from folk art, pottery, handmade jewelry and paintings, to personalized gifts, handmade clothing, scented soaps and body products.
  • Prices set to suit all budgets, ranging from as little as $3 to $3,000. 
  • All crafters hand-selected from hundreds of applicants by American Craft Endeavors, producers of the top outdoor craft festivals in the country. 
  • All crafters on site for duration of festival.
  • Green Market offering a wide variety of plants including exotic orchids, dips and gourmet items.

Also, the admission is free. The times are Saturday & Sunday 10am-5pm. The navigational address is: 271 Main St., Dunedin, FL 34698.

Here are a few of the fine crafters you can expect to see at the show this weekend:

Phil Kutno: Paintings

The first fine crafter we would like to introduce to you is Phil Kutno. Phil has a unique collection of artwork. His work mostly contains portraits, but he also has unusual paintings and sketches (like the one pictured above). You can learn more about this artist HERE.

Taylor Robenalt: Ceramic

Next, we would like to introduce to you Taylor Robenalt. Taylor’s work ranges from figurative to ceramic decal work. What she is able to create is absolutely incredible! Additionally, she has a unique blog that keeps you up to date with her current projects. You can check it out HERE.

Robert & Kerry Waltz: Ceramic

The last fine crafters we are going to introduce to you are Robert & Kerry Waltz. Robert & Kerry work together to create each of their beautiful pieces. Kerry designs, sculps, and hand paints all of the ceramic pieces found in their products. Robert is the designer, builder, and craftsman, as well. You can learn more about their work HERE.

You will be able to meet all the fine crafters mentioned above along with 100 others from around the state of Florida and across the United States.

If you have any questions about this post, then please don’t hesitate to contact us at 561-746-6615 or info@artfestival.com.

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Local Artists Showcasing Their Work At Holiday Craft Festival on the Ocean

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American Craft Endeavors is proud to present to you the 10th Annual Holiday Craft Festival on the Ocean in Jupiter, Florida this weekend (November 12-13, 2011). We have crafters from all over the state of Florida along with quite a few who are from out-of-state, as well. This post is going to highlight those fine crafters who are local in Jupiter, Florida.

We would like to introduce to you:

Sarah Cariseo : http://www.pbribbons.com

Another local artist:

*Janice Hill – Paintings

Show your support to your local artists! We look forward to seeing you at the show this weekend. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us at 561-746-6615 or info@artfestival.com.

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