Wednesday, October 22, 2008

A Call for Austin Crafters for SHOP AUSTIN

Some Austin crafters may be still dusting their boots off from Bazaar Bizarre, but in the busy holiday season you can't rest for long. If you're looking to go ahead and get a Spring show on your calendar, you might want to check out SHOP AUSTIN presented by The Bearded Ladies Production Company. They've just opened up applications, and here's some information from one of The Bearded Ladies, Anne Marie Beard.

The Bearded Ladies Present: SHOP AUSTIN
Independent Designer, Craft & Fine Art Show Case

Date: Saturday April 18, 2009
Time: 11:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Saengerrunde Hall, 1607 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701
Tickets: in advance $8, at the door $10.
Contact: info [at]

Event Info:
The Bearded Ladies Present is set to produce their first show in Austin, Texas. The 2009 event will be a craft fair, fine arts festival, and independent designer showcase all wrapped up into one. By featuring the best vendors in Austin, The Bearded Ladies Present: Shop Austin will provide shoppers an opportunity to find one of-a-kind gifts, unique accessories, fashionable attire, home decor and more.

Shoppers can browse the work of talented artisans who buck the trend of mass-production by offering handcrafted goods that are finely constructed and very unique. These independent entrepreneurs are locally based, but also come from surrounding areas to participate in what is sure to be a fun family event filled with items you can’t find anywhere else. The first thirty shoppers to arrive at the event will receive a goodie bag stuffed with great giveaway items from vendors and local businesses. Shopping begins at 11:00 a.m., and admission is $8 in advance, $10 at the door; parking is available near Saengerrunde Hall.

The Bearded Ladies Present: Shop Austin is currently accepting applications for vendors. All local crafters, independent designers, and fine artists that want to broaden their customer base are invited to apply. Let all of Austin know what you have to offer and join The Bearded Ladies Present: Shop Austin!
To apply go to:

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