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39th Annual Outdoor Crafts Festival

Saturday, and Sunday, May 18, and May 19, 2024

This festival features fine contemporary hand-made crafts in jewelry, wearable and decorative fiber, glass, furniture and housewares, pottery, and much more, all available for purchase along with demonstrations, family craft activities, Museum Movers–Kids Yoga on Saturday, and delicious food by Aux Délices.

Festival hours: 10 am – 5 pm

Festival parking: Island Beach parking lot, Steamboat Road, Steamboat Road Commuter Garage, Museum Drive

Admission to the Outdoor Craft Festivals and the Museum during this weekend is $10 for all, Members and Children under 5 are free.

.Generously sponsored by

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Crafts Artist List

Melissa Harris Abbazia, Cos Cob, CT – Driftwood sculpture

Donna Andrews-Maness, Bourne, MA – Hand-blown glass bead jewelry

Christine Arra, Bronxville, NY – Wearables

Laura Baring-Gould, Somerville, MA – Bronze sculptures

Peter Bowe, Stratford, CT—Wildlife carvings

Sue Brown Gordon, Greenfield Center, NY – Jewelry

James Brunelle, New Britain, CT – Raku

Liliana Castillo, Sleepy Hollow, NY – Jewelry

Allison Corbett, Manchester, CT – Wood furniture

Jason Curtis, Easton, CT – Blown glass

Janis Cutler-Gear, Branchville, NJ – Porcelain

Patricia DiSantis & Rich Borden, East Haddam, CT – Marbled silk wearables

Neal Drobnis, N. Scituate, RI – Glass garden ornaments

Timothy Dunn, Albion, NY – Metalware

Nicole Jurain, New Paltz, NY – Ceramics

Simon Kaplan, Brooklyn, NY – Wood sculpture

Heather Kidson, Westwood, MA – Silk wearables

Drew Klotz, Weston, CT – Kinetic sculpture

Julianna Knarr, Voorheesville, NY – Leather bags

Dawn Lombard, Milford, PA – Cloisonne jewelry

Sharon London & Carl Mateo, Saugerties, NY – Wearables

Vilma Mare, Copake, NY – Wearables

Jade Michael, Bantam, CT – Barnwood furniture

Lauren Mullaney, West Hartford, CT – Jewelry

Nurit Niskala, Londonderry, NH – Jewelry

Leslie O'Neill , Lakeville, CT – Beaded jewelry

Laurie Olefson, Providence, RI – Fashion eyeglasses

Bonnee Pecquex, Wilton, CT – Wearables

Susan Pillay, New York, NY – Children’s wear

Vince Pompei, Pinellas Park, FL – Found objects clocks

Dale & Tasha Rosemond, Middletown, CT – Wall art

Sally Rothchild, Mt. Tremper, NY – Ceramics

Shekina Rudoy, Princeton, NJ – Silk wearables

Shikma Rungta, Edison, NJ – Cotton and silk scarves

Kathleen Scranton, Coventry, CT – Book cover bags

Susan Shannon, Pittsford, VT – Ceramics

Jim Sprinkle, Charlottesville, VA – Laminated and turned wood

Virginia Stevens, Cranston, RI – Jewelry

Nance Sturm, Snellville, GA – Alpaca sweaters

Kathleen Tesnakis, Troy, NY – Wearables

Elizabeth Tokoly, Hoboken, NJ – Jewelry

Elisabeth Tomczyk, Vernon, CT – Cork bags

Sumiyo Toribe, Millbury, MA – Ceramics

Lydia Tucci, Wilton, CT – Jewelry

Gail Wozenski, South Glastonbury, CT – Leather bags

Melanie Wulforst, Middletown, CT – Ceramics

Mikhail Zakhalov, Westport, CT – Jewelry

Austin Zimmer, Stonington, CT – Ceramics

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