The Artisans Committee of the 2012 Gathering in the Gap Music Festival invite regional artisans to create, display, and sell their works at the annual festival on Saturday, May 26th.
Artisans will be selected for high quality and outstanding work for the mutual benefit of all participants. The festival is located in and around the historic grounds of the Big Stone Gap, VA, and vendor space is limited.
The Gathering in the Gap Music Festival celebrates the traditions of Southwest Virginia.
All items for sale must fit such themes as Country, Primitive, Rustic, Shabby Chic, Vintage, and Traditional & Contemporary Folk Art. Items should include mediums such as textiles, handcrafted furniture, metalworking, artwork, original art, pottery, gourmet foods, basket making, instrument making, stained glass, jewelry making, soap making, etc. Artisans agree to sell complete, finished, and ready to use products. No unfinished wood kits or patterns, silk flowers, or general items made from craft kits will be considered.
Additionally, Antique vendors and dealers are invited to display and sell their wares at the event. Items from all historical periods are encouraged.
Applications are due on April 27th by 4 p.m. For more information or an application, please visit the Gathering in the Gap Music Festival website here or call the Museum at 276-523-1322.