News from our Arts Council:
AUGUST 2: "POTTERY FOR A CURE"
Artist Miriam Boyd will teach a pottery class for all ages at the Arts Council of Chester County on August 2 from 5:30-7:30 pm. Participants will create a clay pot using the coil method. After firing, choose from a black or purple glazing.
$35 per person; all supplies provided. The pottery will be ready for pickup after drying, firing, and glazing is complete (approximately 2 weeks).
Deadline to register is July 31.
Call 581-2030 to register.
**This class is a special fundraiser coordinated by Rayna Foster to raise money for Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). Rayna was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 2016. Type 1 diabetes has no cure but JDRF is helping us get closer every day through their research.*
Dessert and coffee will also be sold during the class to help with this fundraiser.
MONDAYS: KNITTING CLASSES
with Sandie Woodier. All ages welcome. Call 581-2030 to register.
4TH ANNUAL JINGLE BELL BAZAAR
Indoor Holiday Art Market
Saturday, November 17
oin the Arts Council of Chester County as we host the Jingle Bell Bazaar, our annual Indoor Holiday Art Market featuring lots of artists and vendors! Saturday, November 17, from 10-3 at the Chester War Memorial Building.
Kick off the holiday season with this opportunity to buy your unique, handmade Christmas gifts.
In addition to many different artists with handmade jewelry, ornaments, Christmas pillows, paintings, wreaths, and pottery, we will also have a Coffee Bar, Lunch Cafe, Raffle, and Door Prizes!
Want to be a vendor at this event?
We are looking for artists, along with a few direct sale vendors, to participate in this event.
Artists: Does at least one of these apply to you?
-Have you exhibited your art in a Gallery?
-Do you create "artisan quality" works?
-Are you skilled in an applied art?
-Are you a person or company that makes a high-quality or distinctive product in small quantities, by hand or using traditional methods?
We're looking for you!
July 31 - November 2: General Public can register for vendor booths (along with ACCC Members and previous Bazaar vendors).
***Want to join as an Arts Council Member and receive the privilege of early vendor registration? Memberships are now HALF OFF ... starting at just $10! Valid until Dec. 31, 2018.