Artists Needed At 2012 White Oak Crafts Fair
Monday, July 2, 2012 3:18 am
Come be a part of the White Oak Craft Fair scheduled from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, September 8th and 9th, 2012.
The White Oak Craft Fair returns for its 23rd year, offering something of interest for everybody who delights in items and products that are individually designed and hand crafted. Be one of our artists and craft vendors and display your beautiful and unique wares along the banks of the East Fork Stones River just down from the Arts Center of Cannon County. Top craft artisans from throughout the region will offer for sale their original textiles, jewelry, woodcarving, metalwork, pottery, photography, chairs, baskets, ironwork, stained glass and much more.
The White Oak Craft Fair presents an enormous variety of work, all of which is chosen for it excellence and integrity by a highly respected selection panel. In an age when mass production makes so many things widely available, the White Oak Crafts Fair celebrates the inspiration and skill of the individual maker as well as being an opportunity to appreciate uniqueness. Although a high percentage of the participants in the show are typically perennial favorites, new exhibitors join the show each year, so there is always room for something new and fresh for visitors to look forward to.
Recommend a friend and receive $20 off your booth fee if they are juried in! They must be a first time vendor and put your name on their application. Deadline to the fair is July 1, 2012 and a $25 late fee must be added when sent after that date.
The White Oak Fair is juried and applicants must send at least three pictures or slides with application. Over 4000 people visit the fair each year and a promotional campaign in print, on radio and on TV is being conducted to assure highest possible attendance. Admission to the fair is FREE with a $2 donation for supervised parking benefiting the local Lion’s Club and The Arts Center.
The 23rd Annual White Oak Crafts is sponsored in part by the Cannon Association of Crafts Artists, The Arts Center of Cannon County and The Tennessee Arts Commission. The fair will be at The Arts Center of Cannon County, 1424 John Bragg Highway, just west of the town of Woodbury, approximately 20 minutes from Murfreesboro, Manchester, and McMinnville and one hour southeast of Nashville. Fair hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. both days. For additional information call 615-563-2787 or 1-800-235-9073 or visit our website at www.artscenterofcc.com
No application will be excluded from participation in events sponsored by the Cannon Association of Craft Artists on the grounds of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age.
IF YOU GO!
What: The White Oak Craft Fair
Where: The Arts Center of Cannon County, Woodbury, TN
When: September 8 & 9, (9:00AM-5:00PM)