Paradise City Arts Festival- May 24- 26.  Spend Memorial Day Weekend in the cultural heart of New England, at Northampton’s award-winning Paradise City Arts Festival. This is truly one of the most spectacular fairs of fine craft, painting and sculpture in the whole country, lauded for its fresh, innovative approach. Click for more information http://www.paradisecityarts.com/spring/homesprg.html

 

33 annual Quechee hot air balloon Craft and Music festival- June 14-16 Father’s Day weekend, a fun time to be had by all at this picturesque Vermont village. Click for more information http://www.quecheeballoonfestival.com/

84nd Annual League of New Hampshire Craftsmen’s Fair at Mount Sunapee- August 1-9 The Annual League of NH Craftsmen’s Fair is a nine-day event that showcases the work of more than 350 craftspeople’s items made by hand – HERE. It’s the place to see an incredible variety of beautiful, one-of-a-kind craft items that are functional, decorative, and built to last. The fair is held at the Mount Sunapee Resort in the beautiful Dartmouth/Sunapee region   Click for more information https://www.nhcrafts.org/craftsmens-fair-overview.php

Francestown Annual Juried Arts and Crafts Exhibit and Sale- September 1 from 10 am- 4 pm.Each year, talented craftspeople and artists come to Francestown from all over New England to exhibit their one-of-a-kind pieces here in conjunction with the Francestown’s 97thLabor day celebration. Click here for more information http://www.francestownhistory.info/Juried-Arts—Crafts.html

25th Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival- September 6-7 The Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival is held in Wells, Maine every September on the weekend after Labor Day. This prestigious event brings nearly 100 artisans, selected by jury, to exhibit their wares for thousands of browsers. Music, food, and environmental education round out the 2-day festival, which takes place on the spectacular Laudholm campus of the Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve. Click for more information http://www.wellsreserve.org/visit/calendar/398-25th_laudholm_nature_crafts_festival

Arts & Crafts on Bedford- September 20-21. Set in vibrant downtown Stamford Connecticut  on a beautiful tree-lined street, surrounded by patio cafes for outdoor dining.  The juried show features fine arts and contemporary crafts; all items are high quality and handmade.  Free Admission, Rain or Shine. Hours will be: Sat. noon-8:30 p.m.,  Sun. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Alex Kalish Glass design open house and seconds sale- October11,12&13thColumbus day Weekend & November 8-9th, During  NH Open Doors . Watch glass blowing demonstrations; buy first quality art glass; purchase seconds at significantly reduced prices. 35 Old Carr Road Antrim, NH 03440.

Directions from RT 9, Antrim, NH: go south on NH 31. Take sharp right onto Old Pound Rd,, then slight right on to Old Carr Rd to #35 on the right

Directions from RT 202, Antrim, NH  From town center go north on NH-31. Left onto Old Pound Rd. then continue to Old Carr Rd. to studio #35 on the right

Impromptu open house events Please go to my Facebook page , I will announce within 48 hours before any given weekend when I’ll be doing demonstrations and be open for business.https://www.facebook.com/AlexKalishGlassDesign

 

Crafts at the Capitol– NH Crafts at the Capitol celebrates its fourth year as Concord’s premier juried fine craft show. On November 11 & 12, a select group of NH Craftsmen present quality, handmade gifts for all ages. Please join us for this celebration of fine art and craft. Capitol Center for the Arts 44 South Main Street Concord,  Click for more   information https://www.facebook.com/pages/Crafts-at-the-Capitol/208211472524751