2017 EVENTS & SHOWS, More to come, updated as soon as I can confirm! Hope to see you out and about!
Albany, NY: Half Moon Market April 28th – 30th………………….One of my all time favorite Shows! Event features curated artisan makers, collectors, great food, delicious brews (caffeine and alcohol) in a fun atmosphere. For more info follow link below: http://www.thehalfmoonmarket.com
Ithaca, NY: Upstate Create Street Fair, Friday May 5th 11am-3pm. Corner of State and Cayuga street Downtown Ithaca….later friday see below….
….continuing downtown Ithaca on friday night May 5th, come visit me at Handwork http://www.handwork.coop from 6-8 for a jewelry making demo and fashion/gallery night downtown. Also visit Handwork anytime in the month of May for a free chance to win Laurel O’Brien jewelry worth $140 just for stopping in!
Ithaca area: May 13th, 12-6pm. Hopshire Brewery, Freeville, NY. Mothers Day Sale & Celebration. Join us at Hopshire or a drink or a tasting of local beer and great mix of local art! come find a gift for mothers day or just bring her along! https://www.facebook.com/events/1446549272313232/
Corning, NY Glass Festival: May 27th, 11am-7pm & May 28th, 10am-4pm ……….Artists will be set up along Market Street. 2017 will be my first year at the corning Glass Fest! Corning has a great downtown to visit with little shops, restaurants and the amazing Corning Museum of Glass. For more info follow link below…………………………………………. http://www.gafferdistrict.com/glassfest
Ithaca, NY, Ithaca Festival: June 2nd-4th. Located downtown around the Ithaca Commons. The Ithaca Festival is a fun and vibrant festival with live music, great street food, entertainment, art and more. More info………. http://ithacafestival.org
Buffalo, NY, Allentown Art Festival: June 10th & 11th, 10am- 6pm. This downtown Buffalo Art Festival features artists in a mediums including metal, ceramics, painting, leather work, jewelry and more. For more info…….. https://allentownartfestival.com
Skaneateles, NY: Finger Lakes Lavender Festival. July 8th & 9th, 9am-5pm. A great way to visit a Lavender farm, pick lavender, get lunch, find great art in a beautiful setting! A beautiful, fragrant (in the best way!) and fun festival at The Lockwood Lavender Farm, 1682 West Lake Road, Skaneateles, NY 13152. For info…………. http://fingerlakeslavenderfestival.blogspot.com
Trumansburg, NY: Grassroots Festival of Music & Dance. July 20th-23rd. A big, fun and festive place with tons of music, good food and more at the Trumansburg fairgrounds. *Requires ticket & fee to enter: https://www.grassrootsfest.org
Past Events and Shows!
Feb 11th, Artisan Valentines Event! Featuring Jewlery by Laurel O’Brien, Handcrafted Bags by Diane Richards, hand thrown pottery by Renata Wadsworth and Hannah Greaper and more! Come visit for Live music, food, Champagne and fun shopping! Saturday February 11th, 4-8pm! 9 West Main Street , Trumansburg, NY, 14850. http://www.boutiquetrumansburg.com
February 14th, 9am-5pm Ithaca Flower Shop Pop-Up! Come visit me at the Ithaca Flower Shop on Valentines Day for jewelry, gifts and beautiful pants and flowers! It is a sweet shop with a great mix of airplanes, flowers, ferns and more! 1201 N. Tioga Street, Ithaca NY. 14850. http://www.ithacaflowershop.com
February 26th, Spring Fever Handmade Market
Sunday 11-3pm, Location: Chamberlain Acres Garden Center and Florist
824 Broadway Elmira, NY
A gathering of local goods by regional artisans and farmers in the greenhouse to cure your cabin fever. http://www.chamberlainacres.com
January 14th-31st is Handwork coops Annual 2nds Sale! It goes on for two weeks and is amazing and in the heart of Downtown Ithaca. Along with my jewelry will be pottery, wood, leather, prints and much, much more! Some of my favorite pottery, prints and fiber I got at Handwork’s Second Sale. Details: http://www.handwork.coop
2016: Thanks so much to everyone who came out to shows and events in 2016! I will post 2017 shows and events as they are confirmed.
RMSC Holiday Bazaar, November 18, 19 &20th. Rochester Museum &Science Center,657 East Avenue, Rochester NY, 14607, Information: 585.271.4320, A large Holiday Bazaar featuring a diversity of artisans. I will be in space 321 on the third floor: http://www.rmsc.org/science-museum/programs-and-events/item/227-holiday-bazaar
Chamberlain Acres Harvest Handmade Market, Sunday November 20th: 11 AM – 4 Pm. Chamberlain Acres Garden Center & Florist, 824 Broadway St, Elmira, New York 14904. My sister will be here instead of me with my jewelry! Also a great chance to pick up some local produce, sweet indoor plants and other great artisan products! :https://www.facebook.com/events/1027704177351495/
Flying Whale Studios Artist Open House & Holiday Sale, Nov. 25: 9-5pm. Nov. 26th: 5-8 p.m, Nov. 27th: 11-4pm. Location: Flying Whale Landing 143 William St., Geneva, NY. Admission is free and the public is encouraged to attend. http://www.flyingwhalestudios.com/holiday-sale.html *I probably won’t be here in person but my jewelry will!
Miel Beauty Bar Holiday Party and Jewelry Launch: A fun visit to Miel Beauty Bar and a chance to see their sweet space, products and services along with my new jewelry case featured there. You can come purchase a special line of my jewelry here anytime they are open after the event! Friday, December 2, 2016, 6:00pm – 8:00pm, Clinton Plaza West, 609 West Clinton St. , Suite 102, Ithaca, NY 14850 (607) 288-2855 http://www.mielbeauty.com/events/2016/12/2/holiday-gift-party
Plowshares Craft Festival, 46th Annual Plowshares Craftsfair and Peace Festival, A family friendly festival with lots of options in all price ranges. December 3-4, 2016, Nottingham High School, Syracuse, NY, Saturday 10-5; Sunday 11-5pm: http://www.peacecouncil.net/plowshares
Little Red Wagon Craft Festival: Featuring a mix of artisans for a one day Craft show. December 10th, 10am-5pm. The Space At Greenstar
700 W. Buffalo St. (Enter on Court St. at Fulton), Ithaca, New York, https://www.facebook.com/events/1774531289462414/
7th Annual Gorge Road Artisan Sale, This is the one show I help host each year and we will Have pottery, fiber, letterpress and jewelry! Sunday, December 11 at 10 AM – 4 PM
3406 Gorge Rd, Trumansburg, NY 14886. Free Raffle, refreshments and special sales, seconds and 15% off all my jewelry!
9th Annual Holiday Pottery Sale & Benefit for Healthy Food for All! Wednesday December 14th 5-8pm and Saturday December 17th 11-3. This sale will feature special sales and seconds. * I may not be at this sale in person the entire time but my jewelry and lots of gorgeous pottery will be! Hosted by Renata Wadsworth Pottery. Location: The studio at 379 Gunderman Rd. in Danby (near Ithaca)
Clothesline Festival, Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY. September 10-11th. http://mag.rochester.edu/events/clothesline-festival/
Naples Grape Festival, Naples, NY. September 24th &25th. http://naplesgrapefest.org
Great Ithaca Apple Harvest Festival, Ithaca, NY, September 30th-Oct 2nd: http://www.downtownithaca.com/ithaca-events/Apple%20Harvest%20Festival
September 30th-Oct 2nd: Great Ithaca Apple Harvest Festival, Ithaca, NY, http://www.downtownithaca.com/ithaca-events/Apple%20Harvest%20Festival
October 8 & 9th Half Moon Market, Albany NY, Washington Park Lake House, www.thehalfmoonmarket.com
The Elmwood Avenue Festival of the Arts, Buffalo NY, August 27th & 28th. http://eafa.techriver.net
Jack Craft Fair, Buffalo NY, August 13th: http://www.jackcraftfair.com
Falcon Ridge Folk Festival, Hillsdale, NY. August 5-7: http://falconridgefolk.com
7/9-7/10/16, Skaneateles, NY. Finger Lakes Lavender Festival. Lockwood Lavender Farm, 1682 West Lake Road, Skaneateles, New York: http://www.fingerlakeslavenderfestival.blogspot.com
7/21-7/24/16, Trumansburg, NY. Grassroots Festival, (Please note that tickets are required to enter!) http://www.grassrootsfest.org/festival/
7/29-7/31/16, Syracuse Arts & Crafts Festival, Syracuse, NY: http://www.downtownsyracuse.com/syracuse-arts-and-crafts-festival
8/27-8/28/16, Buffalo, NY. Elmwood Avenue Festival of the Arts, Website: http://eafa.techriver.net
4/23/26 & 4/24/16, Albany, The Half Moon Market, 11 AM – 6 PM, Washington Park Lake House, Albany, NY :http://www.thehalfmoonmarket.com
4/17/16, Elmira, NY: Chamberlin Acres Handmade Market, 11am-4pm, 824 Broadway street, Elmira NY.
2/28/16, Halsey House B&B Open House, Trumansburg, NY.
2/21/16, Chamberlin Acres Makers Sale, Elmira, NY.
2/13/16, Teachers Reception, Hotel Ithaca, Ithaca, NY.
Past shows 2015:
Ithaca, 9th Annual Holiday Pottery Sale, Danby NY, Wednesday December 16th 5-8pm and Saturday December 19th 11-2pm. Sale and seconds jewelry mostly. https://www.facebook.com/HolidayPotterySale/
Ithaca,NY, 14850. Little Red Wagon Show ,Greenstar Space, corner of Court & Fulton st. 12/12/15-12/13/15, 10am-6pm, http://www.littleredwagonartisans.com
Syracuse Plowshares Festival, Nottingham High School, 12/5/15-12/6/15, Syracuse, NY. http://www.peacecouncil.net/plowshares
Second Storie, Rochester, 31 Prince St., 11/28/15. http://secondstorie.com
6th Annual artisan sale, 3406 Gorge Rd, Trumansburg, NY, 14886. 9am-4pm, 11/29/15. https://www.facebook.com/events/626794764130455/
Mayday Underground Holiday Show, Village Gate, Rochester NY. 11/7/15-11/8/15. https://maydayunderground.wordpress.com
Ithaca Apple Harvest Festival, Ithaca Commons, Ithaca, NY, 10/2/15- 10/4/15. http://www.downtownithaca.com/ithaca-events/Tompkins%20Trust%20Apple%20Harvest%20Festival
Clothesline festival at Memeorial Art Gallery, Rochester NY, 9/12/15-9/13/15. http://mag.rochester.edu/events/clothesline-festival/
Park Avenue Summer Art Fest, Rochester, N.Y. August 1st & 2nd. http://www.park-avenue.org/park-ave-summer-art-fest.html
Jack of All trades Craft Show, Buffalo, NY. Saturday August 9th, http://www.jackcraftfair.com
Elmwood Avenue Festival of the Arts, Buffalo, NY. Saturday August 29th and 30th! http://eafa.techriver.net
Clothesline Art Festival, Rochester, NY. September 12-13th. http://mag.rochester.edu/events/clothesline-festival/
Cornhill Art Festival, Rochester, NY. July 11th-12th: website: http://cornhillartsfestival.com
Grassroots Music Festival, Trumansburg NY July 16-19th. (please note tickets for admission required) http://www.grassrootsfest.org/festival/index.cfm?fuseaction=page.display&page_id=26
Syracuse Arts and Crafts Festival, July 24th-26th : http://www.downtownsyracuse.com/syracuse-arts-and-crafts-festival/
Allentown Art Festival, http://allentownartfestival.com
Ithaca Festival, Ithaca Commons, May 29-31,
Just Kidding Spring Festival, Livley Run Goat farm, Interlaken NY. May 9th 10-5pm, May 10th 12-4pm.
Spring Salt Market: May 1st (5-9pm) & May 2nd (10-3pm). Location: St. Clare Theater, 840 N. Salina St. on the Northside, Syracuse, NY. http://www.saltmarketsyracuse.com
Mayday Underground: April 25th, Hours: 10-4pm. Location: Village Gate, 274 N Goodman Street, Rochester, NY, 14607. https://www.facebook.com/MaydayUnderground
Indie Garage Sale Utica: April 18 & 19th, Hours: 11 – 6 pm (both days) Location: Utica’s Union Station, 321 Main Street, Utica, NY 13501. http://indiegaragesale.wix.com/indiegaragesale
Past shows: 2014
Trumansburg: December 13th, Noon-6pm: 5th Annual Gorge Road Artisan Market, 3406 Gorge Rd, Trumansburg, NY, 14886. Featuring: Wide Awake Bakery, Hannah Greaper Pottery, South Hill Cider, Live Music and Me, Laurel O’Brien with Jewelry.
December 18th, 4-7pm, Cornell Plantations Show.
Syracuse: Plowshares Craft Festival, Nottingham High School , Dec. 6-7th: http://www.peacecouncil.net/plowshares