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Arts, Crafts & Festival News August - Sept (Cover). 2007

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45TH Annual Milford Green Show Sept. 22 & 23

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    Meet the Artists and Artisans Shows are exhibits directed by Denise Morris Curt. Exhibitors from throughout the nation are invited to showcase their original work and creative endeavors. Juried by 5 close up photos or slides of work, 2 of display, and a self addressed #10 envelope, with proper postage to return photos etc. with an application. To: 41 Green Street Studio, Milford, CT. 06460 telephone 203.874.5672.

    Meet the Artists and Artisans has been named to the prestigious Sunshine Artists 200 Best Shows List in the United States and was recently ranked as #76 among the 100 Best Fine Art shows in the country by readers of Sunshine Artist magazine, America's premiere show and festival guide, and is based on sales totals reported by subscribers. The Art Fair Sourcebook of Portland, Oregon rates the 300 top arts and crafts shows of the United States. In their 2001 volume 2 edition, it states that the Meet The Artists And Artisans annual Spring and Fall Milford Green shows are worth traveling 1000 miles to exhibit in.

    (Washington, D.C.) The American Bus Association announced that the Annual Spring and Fall Milford Green shows of Meet the Artists & Artisans has been designated by an elite tourism industry selection committee as one of the TOP 100 Events in North America for the Millennium. In selecting the Milford based M.T.A. & A. the committee considered the event's broad appeal, accessibility, and a variety of other relevant quality criteria. Because objective quality criteria are used in the judging process, some states and provinces did not receive any TOP 100 designations. The Green is 1 block from the Water..Milford Landing, Milford Harbor, and the RR station, in the historic district of this charming coastal New England Town.

    "It is a great honor to be ranked among the best shows in the country" Since 1962 only the finest exhibitors have been selected to represent their unique Fine Art and individual Handcrafts. From coast to coast Fine artists-painters, sculptors, photographers, graphic illustrators, portrait sketchers, are chosen from hundreds of applicants to represent their original creations by demonstrating, discussing, displaying and selling their distinctive work. Handcrafts include carvers, furniture makers, jewelry, stained-fused-leaded-copper foiled-glass, weaving,  calligraphy, caricatures, fountains , adult and children's clothiers, millinery, toys, floral designs, quilting, herbs, candles and soaps. Musicians play Classical music, and dining al fresco beneath the stately old trees is presented by the Congregational Church, which serves American and Ethnic cuisine and home made pastries.