Academy Art Museum 2013 Craft Show Preview Party Offers Early Shopping Opportunity

The Academy Art Museum 2013 Craft Show & Fine Arts Marketplace in Easton, MD, will kick-off the weekend with a Preview Party on Friday night, October 18, 2013, from 6 to 9 p.m. Attendees will enjoy a pre-show glimpse of the artists while enjoying libations and nibbles, provided by Gourmet by the Bay. Preview night attendees will be admitted free to the Craft Show on Saturday and Sunday. Tickets cost $75 per person and reservations should be made by October 11, 2013.

The Annual Craft Show, held October 18-20, will spotlight many finely-crafted items by more than 65 national artists, including 26 new artists from across the country. Featured items will include unusual, hand-made and unique decorative home accessories, furniture, jewelry, wearable art and gift items. The Show, which will be located both in the Academy Art Museum and the Waterfowl Building in Easton, is one of the major fundraisers for the Academy Art Museum. Proceeds go to support the Museum’s many community-based exhibitions, programs and educational opportunities for all ages. For further information, visitwww.academyartmuseum.org