This weekend (June 11-12), American Craft Endeavors proudly presents the 10th Annual St. Armands Circle Craft Festival in Sarasota, Florida.
The St. Armands Circle Craft Festival returns to Sarasota for its 10th anniversary on June 11 – 12, 2011 with an eclectic mix of unique, hand crafted work by the nation’s top crafters. The quaint tree lined park at St. Armands Circle will be transformed into an outdoor craft showcase with a full spectrum of craft art mediums on display including folk art, pottery, handmade jewelry, paintings, personalized gifts, handmade clothing, scented soaps and body products.
Times are Saturday & Sunday 10am-5pm. The navigational address is: 411 St. Armands Circle, Sarasota, FL 34236. Admission is free and open to the public.
Meet some of the artists & fine crafters you will see at this weekend’s show:
Penny DiGregorio: Jewelry
The first artist we would like to introduce to you is Penny DiGregorio. Penny’s copper bracelets are completely handmade using wire and sheets of solid copper. Each piece is then polished and hand painted with high quality laquer to retain its beautiful rich color. You can view more of her work HERE.
John Truffa: Wood
Next, we would like to introduce to you John Truffa. John creates the most stunning wood kitchen accessories. Some of his items include: bread boxes, wine racks, trash containers, ice cream scoops, cutting boards, etc. His work would fit beautifully in any home! You can view John’s website HERE.
Rasa Saldaitis: Oils/Acrylics
The final artist we would like to introduce to you today is Rasa Saldaitis. Rasa was born and raised in Vilnius, Lithuania. Today, she does her work in her studio and displays her art in her studio show room in St. Petersburg, FL. Rasa’s oil and acrylic paintings represent her love for color and the world around her. She feels that every artist dips his brush in his soul and paints his own nature into his paintings. Her work is fabulous! You can view more of it HERE.
You will be able to meet the artists mentioned above along with 100 other incredibly talented artists at the show.
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us at (561) 746-6615 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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