Sugarloaf Craft Fall Festival (Photos)
The Sugarloaf Craft Festival will host more than 250 nationally-known artists and craftsmen, Oct. 17 through Oct. 19, at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds in Gaithersburg. Admission is $8 when purchased online and $10 at the door and is good for all three days of the show. Children under 12 are admitted free. Free parking is available. For more information including exhibitor lists and admission discounts, visit Sugarloaf Crafts website or call 800.210.9900.
Among the artisans selected by a jury to offer their functional art, will be those hard at work creating their next piece. Live demonstrations at the Festival will give visitors insight into the creative processes and inspiration of master craftspeople.
A few of the craftspeople demonstrating their talent live at the Festival in Gaithersburg, are:
- Broom Making by Jeff Hellman
- Woodturning by Don Jones
- Copper Spinning by John Akkus
- Papermaking by Cyndi Mylynne of Double vision Studio
- Ironforging by Nick Vincent
Photos courtesy Sugarloaf Craft Festival