Tuesday, February 20, 2007

Call for Artists and Crafters:

Welcome to the Ballston Arts + Crafts Market Blog! The Ballston Arts+Crafts Market is held every second Saturday from June-October and is located at the Ballston Metro in Arlington, VA. The Arts+ Crafts Market is a wonderful way for Ballston and DC-area residents to spend the day! Our market features original arts and crafts, presented by the artists who make them. Live music and food demos by nearby restaurants round out the event. We are now accepting applications for vendors for our June-October 2007 season (details/info below).
The Ballston-Virginia Square Partnership is pleased to announce plans for the Ballston Arts + Crafts Market in 2007. The Market will be held on the second Saturday of every month from June through October (June 9, July 14, August 11, September 8, and October 13). Market hours are 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

The Ballston Arts + Crafts Market is held in Welburn Square, at 9th and N. Stuart Streets, across from the Ballston Metro station. It is conveniently located near the Ballston Common Mall and a multitude of restaurants, cafes, shops and condominiums. In its three years of operation, the juried Market has gained a reputation for quality works at affordable prices.

The Ballston-Virginia Square Partnership is now accepting applications for 2007 vendors. All fine craft and art media are acceptable including, but not limited to: clay, fiber, furniture, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, paper, wood, original painting, drawing, photography, prints, sculpture, fiber art, digital, and mixed media.

The deadline for the first round of jurying is April 1, 2007 (applications received after 4/1 will be reviewed on a rolling basis and are subject to availability)

For more information and a downloadable application go to: