Handmade jewelry, pottery, leather purses, wood items for the kitchen, prints, photography and more will be featured, including bath and body items from Thistle Farms, which supports the Magdalene Project. New this year is The Empty Bowl Project. Assistant Director David Heustess and Sarratt Art Studios have worked with several student groups to create a variety of ceramic bowls. Proceeds from the sale of these bowls will go to Second Harvest Food Bank.
This year’s festival opens on Thursday, November 29, and runs through Friday, December 7. Shopping hours are 11 a.m. through 7 p.m. daily. A reception for the artists will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., November 29, in the Sarratt Gallery.
For more information about the festival, call David Heustess at 615.343.0491.