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David L. Lawrence Convention Center

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Festival registration is OPEN!


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Aug. 22-23, 2014 | Four Points Sheraton North

Festival Registration is OPEN

All classes have now been posted and we are open for registration for the Inaugural Pittsburgh Creative Arts Festival. Check out all of the wonderful artisans and exhibitors and what they will be carrying: jewelry, wearable art, clothing, woodwork, paper crafts, pottery, paintings, fabrics, threads, stencils, supplies and more!

We’ll begin with a Friday Evening Sneak Preview and Reception: Join us as we kick off the Inaugural Pittsburgh Creative Arts Festival on Friday Evening from 5 to 9 p.m. Refreshments, wine and cheese are included in your Friday evening admission package. The evening will include special prizes, swag bags, raffles and gifts from our sponsors and supporters.

On Friday night there will also be:

Marketplace Sneak Preview: Be the first to check out the many wonderful vendors and artisans and what they will be carrying, such as jewelry, accessories, wearable art, clothing, woodwork, paper crafts, pottery, paintings, fabrics, threads, stencils, supplies and more.

Interactive demos and Make-it and Take-it activities throughout the evening.

• A special lecture and demonstrations with artist Daniel Nie.

Mini, fun classes to wind down from your week.

• A free yoga stretch session.

All day Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., we will have full-length classes, interactive demos, and a fantastic Marketplace.

We are offering the following passes:

Friday Evening Reception-only Package: $30 in advance; $35 at the door

Friday Evening and Saturday Package: $40 in advance; $50 at the door

Saturday Admission: $12 in advance; $15 at the door

All classes priced separately. A one-day admission pass must be purchased to register for any classes. Please visit to register.

With Warm Regards,

Barb Grossman and Ann Szilagyi, Co-Founders

Sweepstakes winner…

Congratulations to Michelle Noble, Sharon, PA, who is the randomly drawn winner of our May prize, a copy of Weaving Rag Rugs by Tom Kniseley.

Don’t forget that we also have another copy that we will have as a giveaway at the Festival. We’ll make that available at the Rag Rug Weaving Demo, where Angela Fishman from the Butler County Spinners and Weavers Guild is doing a two-day interactive presentation!

The Pittsburgh Creative Arts Festival will be a two-day show, with Friday evening classes, reception, wine, refreshments, music, demos, prizes and a Marketplace Sneak Preview. Saturday will feature the Marketplace, all-day demos, classes and workshops.

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