Meet  our 2021 ARTISTS/Vendors

  • Aquila’s Nest Vinyard
  • Silver Street Glass
  • Flame Licked Designs
  • MKM Wood Kreations
  • Knot Your Bowls
  • Clay in the Potters Hands
  • Brian Likes Paper
  • Creatively Yours
  • Wonderland Jam
  • Ben’s Bells Project
  • Earth Ryhmes Jewlery
  • Abuella’s Essentials
  • Sky Blue Designs
  • Brookfield Craft Center
  • Edmond Town Hall
  • NewArts
  • CH Booth Library
  •  Sunlight and Adventure
  • Windover Farm and Mill
  • The Sno Company
  • Renewal by Anderson
  • The Bling Stop
  • Wrenhouse Atelier
  • Tiffany Wood
  • Eric’s Art
  • Gypsy Beads
  • The Green Gift
  • Dance Etc.
  • Resilency Center
  • The Newtown Bee
  • The Housatonic Waldorf School
  • Sophia’s Hope to Cure EB
  • The Democratic Committee
  • Sharon Cohen Artworks 
  • The Provey Collaborative
  • Peter Warren Books
  • Seth Eats Paint
  • Baseball Card Display LLC
  • Galeria De Noslen
  • Folkloric Jewelry
  • Lisa Medoff Designs
  • LMNT Jewelry
  • RCK Copper Creations
  • Sorgetown
  • Mercedes Arensberg
  • Moon Rut
  • Avi’s Creative Designs
  • Apex Glass
  • Friends of Newtown Seniors
  • Catherine Hubbard Animal Sanctuary
  • Danbury Music Centre
  • WHO IS HD ART
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General Information

  • Website: www.newtownartsfestival.com
  • Contact: Barbara Snyder – Newtown Arts Festival Chair Email: newtownartsfestival@gmail.com
  • Saturday, September 18th from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sunday, September 19th from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • The Newtown Cultural Arts Commission is accepting applications from Artisans and Small businesses who would like to participate in this year’s Juried Event. Once again, we anticipate an amazing festival and expect to attract well over 5,000 patrons.
  • The Newtown Arts Festival features a broad range of arts-related activities at the festival with over 200 artists participating in workshops, presentations, lectures, dance, music & theatrical performances. A wide variety of food and refreshments will also be available.
  • The Newtown Arts Festival is held outdoors, rain or shine.
  • No pets allowed.

Medium Categories

  • Authors/Literary – authors, poets, writers, & illustrators.
  • Ceramics – clay and porcelain.
  • Culinary/Food – pre-packaged food products made for consumption. All food and beverage products must follow regulations and pay any additional fees to the Newtown Health Department
  • Digital Art & Photography – original image or manipulation of source material using a computer, digital photography as well as traditional photography.
  • Drawing & Painting – works created using chalk, charcoal, pastel, pencil, oils, acrylics, watercolors, or wax crayon. Fluid medium of inks, and washes applied by pen or brush.
  • Fiber Art – crafted from fibers including baskety, embroidery, weaving, leather, tapestry, doll making and paper.
  • Glass – pressed glass, kiln-formed, glass blown, molded or casting.
  • Graphic & Printmaking – print work, stones or screens.
  • Health & Beauty – essential oils, make-up products, skincare
  • Metal/Stone – functional, non-sculptural, non-jewelery crafted from metal or stone.
  • Mixed Media – 2D & 3D work incorporating more than one type of physical material.
  • Wearable Art & Jewelery – all jewelery created in metal, glass, clay fiber, paper, plasic or other materials and all clothing.
  • Wood – hand-tooled, machine-worked, turned or carved.
  • An extremely limited number of small business booths are available on a first come basis.

Booth Information

    • Each space is 10 X 10 OR 10 X 20 on a grassy field. There is absolutely no driving on the field.
    • Booth Fee(s): 10 X 10 space = $150.00 • 10 X 20 space = $250.00
    • Food Truck/Restaurant Space – $225.00 plus Health Dept fee
    • Vendors provide their own canopy or tent (MUST be staked) tables, chairs. No electricity is available.
    • Booth set-up will be in a block of four with each vendor receiving a corner space.
    • Security will be provided onsite at all times (including overnight). Displays/Booths should be left overnight tightly secured under a tent.
    • No Smoking
    • No Pets allowed
    • No Alcohol

     

     

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    Rules & Regulations

    • This event is JURIED. An extremely limited number of small business booth spaces will be selected on a first come basis.
    • All artists’ work offered for exhibit and sale must be designed and created by the applicant. We look for handmade, original, and unique work by artists. International Arts will be considered. Agent/dealers, imports, finished products from commercial molds or crafts done from commercial kits will not be accepted. The number of artists per category is limited. We make this ruling in order to maintain the quality for which this show has become known.
    • We reserve the right to decline space to anyone exhibiting inappropriate items during the application process as well as at the event.
    • Sales Tax: CT Sales Tax Id# must be provided in this application and must be displayed in vendor booth space where visible. Artisans/vendors retain all sales with no commission to the Newtown Arts Festival.
    • Absolutely no driving on the field at any time