Winter Fairs of the Artisan Elves 1 & 2 - Presented by: Old Skool CraftsDec. 8th - 9th & Dec. 15th- 16th, 2012
11:00 – 18:00
105 St.Viateur W. (corner St.Urbain)
St.Michael's Church Free EntranceOver 110 Artisans to discover!
Old Skool Crafts prides itself on showcasing unique jewelry, natural bath & beauty products, skilled woodworkers, hand crafted toys & ornaments, photography, illustrations, paintings, adorable baby items, pottery, greeting cards, designer clothing, knit-ware, baked goods and many more great finds.
You can discover everything from classic or elegant creations to new quirky and whimsical styles of handmade creations.
There will be a kids craft area, craft workshops for adults & children as well as food for purchase in the Cafe. Workshops:POETRY WORKSHOP
Explore the poetic realm with Elizabeth Johnston during this free, 45-minute poetry workshop.
Material required: pen and notebook..
Register at www.elizabeth-johnston.com
Saturday, December 8th, 2pm OLD SKOOL BODHRAN DEMO & TALK
Join Elizabeth Johnston for a free talk on the bodhran, the Irish frame drum. During this 45-minute event, you'll have an opportunity to learn about its origins, its use in traditional music today, and the basic rudiments of playing.
Material required: There will be a few bodhrans on hand for people to try. But, if you have your own bodhran, bring it along.
Register at www.wearablemagic.c om
Sunday, December 9th, 2pm LYN CARRICK - ORNAMENT CRAFTS
Afternoon workshop for kids. Make ornaments and decorate the tree!
Sunday, December 16th.
Please bring along canned goods and lightly used clothing to donate to local charities so we may share the holiday spirit with those less fortunate. (CTV's Spirit of Giving boxes)
Raffle: Raise funds for The Mercy Project. Tickets $2 each. www.themercyproject .org
Check the website regularly for updates on activities and workshops that will be available on both weekends. www.oldskoolcrafts. webs.com
For any other information or to find out how to be a part of the fair please contact:
Nikki @ email@example.comFacebook Event page: http://www.facebook.com/events/388110957935679/