St. Pete Beach, Florida (September 16, 2013) – American Craft Endeavors, producers of first rate juried craft festivals throughout Florida, returns to St. Pete Beach with another high-end craft festival; the 19th Annual St. Pete Beach Corey Area Craft Festival has been slated for December 7 – 8, 2013. This two-day outdoor event transforms Corey Avenue into a craft showcase featuring quality affordable crafts. This is a wonderful alternative for holiday shoppers tired of the crowded malls and eager to find one-of-a-kind handmade gifts for family and friends. Admission is free and open to the public.
· Juried outdoor craft showcase
· Original crafts – Handmade in America
· Unique and affordable gift items
· 100 crafters
· 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 artistic 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
· Green Market – exotic live plants, handmade soaps, savory dips, and gourmet sauces
· A portion of the proceeds benefits St. Pete Beach Corey Area Merchants.
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.
For additional information on the 19th Annual St. Pete Beach Corey Area Craft Festival and other American Craft Endeavors craft shows across the country, visit www.artfestival.com or call 561-746-6615.