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Juried Craft Fair Returns to Lake Sumter Landing Market Square in The Villages February 22 & 23, 2014

THE VILLAGES, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 02/19/14 --

WHAT: 5th Annual The Villages Craft Festival

WHEN: February 22 & 23, Saturday & Sunday,10:00 am - 5:00 pm

WHERE: Lake Sumter Landing Market Square in The Villages - Navigational Address: 1129 Canal Street, The Villages, FL 32162

ADMISSION: Free and open to the public

WEBSITE: www.artfestival.com

About the Festival:

  • Juried outdoor craft showcase
  • Original crafts - Handmade in America
  • Unique and affordable gift items
  • 175 crafters from 30 different states
  • Prices set to suit all budgets - ranging from as little as $3 to $3,000
  • Crafters hand-selected from hundreds of applicants
  • All crafters on site for duration of festival
  • Vast array of craft media including folk art, pottery, personalized gifts, handmade clothing, basket weaving, beaded utensils, candles, cork assemblage, fabric design, fiber quilts, fused wax & glass, hair accessories, handbags & accessories, handmade cards, leather, mosaic, wood, painted wood, plaster craft, stained glass

Craft enthusiasts will have the opportunity to engage the artists and gain a better understanding of their work and inspiration as they stroll through the isles of unique, handmade art at the 5th Annual The Villages Craft Festival. This popular festival showcases the work of the finest crafters in the country and includes a full spectrum of craft media including folk art, pottery, photography, stained glass, leather, jewelry and much more. The prices are set to suit all budgets and range from $3 to $3,000. Admission is free and open to the public.

About American Craft Endeavors:
American Craft Endeavors (ACE) produces some of the nation's most exciting high-end juried craft shows in many of Florida's vibrant downtown areas and popular tourist destinations including the Lauderdale by the Sea Craft Festival (Fort Lauderdale, FL), the Holiday Craft Festival on the Ocean (Jupiter/Juno Beach, FL), the Downtown Stuart Craft Fairs (Stuart, FL), the Siesta Fiesta Craft Festival (Sarasota, FL) and the Downtown Sarasota Craft Festivals (Sarasota, FL) among others. The group's founders personally select unique, culture rich cities for their show locations providing a complete outdoor experience unmatched by other festivals. All crafters are hand-selected from hundreds of applicants in order to ensure a superior event featuring diverse art media and the highest quality of original handmade crafts.

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