For Immediate Release
Media Contact:
Matthew Bizoe
Marketing & Events Managewr
July 1, 2020, St. JOSEPH, MICH - The 2020 Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff (KAF) has canceled all onsite festivities, but all invited artists with an online presence are featured on Krasl Art Center’s (KAC) website. Individual artists will be profiled throughout July on social media. Discover and support new or long-time favorite artists at . Follow Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff on Facebook and Instagram to meet some of the artists and discover how to purchase their artwork from your home. All 2020 artists are invited back for the 60th annual KAF July 10 and 11, 2021.

Visit KAC’s Facebook page or to meet the 2020 Fine Art Poster artists, Jonathan and Alison Metzger on Thursday, July 2 at 12 PM. This virtual interview will introduce the Metzger’s process and how they began creating work for art fairs around the country. Watch for much more of the Metzger’s work during 2021’s KAF. 

To continue the spirit of the KAF this summer, Krasl Art Center will host outdoor art-buying experiences in July. Summer Art Market on the Green will feature KAC faculty, ceramics guild, and shop artists. Three Markets will take place Saturdays, July 11,18 & 25 from 9 AM - 2 PM on the oval lawn at KAC. Some artists accept credit cards, all accept cash payments. These markets and entrance to KAC are always free and open to the public. 

Please Note: Guests and artists are expected to follow social distancing practices, sanitize hands often, and must wear face coverings while at the Market. For the protection of the artists, artwork, and patron safety, pets are not allowed on KAC grounds during the Market times. The Summer Art Markets on the Green are underwritten by an anonymous long-time patron of the Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff.

Participating artists include:*

July 11 :
  • Jackie Baker, Glass Artist
  • Sydney Taylor, Ceramic Artist
  • Patty Grau, Ceramic Artist
  • Pete Nyce, Ceramic Artist

July 18:
  • Tina Tavolacci, Glass and Jewlery Artist
  • Jennifer Zona, Ceramic Artist
  • Amy Story, Watercolor Artist
  • Jamie Huber, Ceramic Artist

July 25:
  • Dani and Rowan Davis, Ceramic and Fiber Artists
  • Nicole Rimes, Fiber and Jewelry Artist
  • Dennis Tsang, Ceramic Artist
  • Jeff Saylor, Ceramic Artist

Krasl Art Center is free and open to the public Friday - Monday 11 AM - 5 PM, with extended hours on Saturday from 9 AM - 5 PM. Visit for more information about art in the community.

*Artists subject to change. For the most current artist information, visit or follow KAC on Facebook and Instagram.
Krasl Art Center is a nonprofit art museum and learning center that enriches the lives of people living in or visiting Southwest Michigan by delivering enlightening art experiences through diverse education opportunities, meaningful events, and high quality exhibits and collections. KAC’s mission is to inspire meaningful change and strengthen community through the visual arts. To learn more, visit
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