Second Annual Festival Event Will Feature Local Vendors & More on December 14th
Shop for holiday gifts for family & friends with vending by fine artists, creatives & crafters, plus enjoy live music. Choose from ceramics, ornaments, jewelry, knitwear, original artwork & more.
While shopping, warm up at the gourmet hot chocolate bar, plus sample food vending by Jerome Richardson of Rich’s Backyard BBQ. Then, don’t forget to top it off with dessert made by Theresa Mendez of Moonflower Macarons. The Art Council will have themed gift basket raffles (need not be present to win) including a kid’s craft basket, a barista basket, a piece from Mackenzie-Childs, Ltd., a New Year’s Eve fun basket and original artwork from local artist Anne Lahr.
The Syracuse Chapter of the Urban Sketchers will be capturing the grand beauty of the historic Case Mansion beginning at noon, and will then have their sketches on display. With more than 200 chapters worldwide, Urban Sketchers connect people to sketch together, taking what can be a solitary activity and turning it into a social one.
Locally participating businesses & artists at this 2nd annual Holiday Festival include:
- Barbara’s Whimsical Art – Barbara Krause
- Fine Art – Stacey Pope
- Crafty Creations – Christine Norton
- FRACKART Ceramics – Sandi Frackenpohl
- Easy Street Tins – Betsy Sio
- A Whim and a Prayer – Jean Rhodes
- Custom Creations – MiMi Murphy
- Ask the Girls Art – Rachel Ikins
- Clare Songbirds Publishing House – Written Word
- Eclectic Selections – Lorrie Butcher & Julia Thomas
- Simple Creations LLM – Lelibeth Masters
- Bill’s Concrete Creations – Bill Hulbert
- Knit Wear – Kasha Fletcher
- Fine Art and Design – Sandy Shutter
Live Entertainment Schedule:
Flock of Free Range Children: 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Joe Sarnicola: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Maryanne Saylor & Kids: 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
Joe Sarnicola: 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Perform 4 Purpose: 2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
The Finger Lakes Art Council helps to create an environment that supports, fosters, provides and promotes inclusive arts programming open to all residents, artists and visitors throughout the Finger Lakes Region.
For more event info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1471837896288659/.
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