|Posted by Ann Verran on February 15, 2015 at 1:50 AM||comments (63)|
I love going to Bellingen and joining in the fun of the Bellingen Markets. They are held every 3rd Saturday of each month. In 35years they have only cancelled on a handfull of occasions - actually I think it was two occasions, when Bellingen was flooded in / we were flooded out, three times in four months a couple of years ago.
Come and have a look at one of the BEST Markets. It is an Art & Craft Market with many tallented people display and selling their craft work. There is a large fresh food area and the Ice Cream Sorbets are to dye for. Regardless of the weather this is a Great place to be on the third Saturday of the month - Saturday 21st February 2015.
I have been bust making lots of New Season pieces, manky using Baroque Pearls that are fun to work with, as anything goes with the Baroque Pearls.
See you there on Saturday.
|Posted by Ann Verran on February 15, 2015 at 1:50 AM||comments (80)|
I have been invited to give a Presentation on Pearls to the Maclean Day View Club on Thursday 19th February. The venue is the Maclean Bowling Club and it should be fun, once again talking and passing information to the ladies about my passion, Pearls.
|Posted by Ann Verran on February 7, 2015 at 12:10 AM||comments (101)|
Tomorrow, Sunday 8th February, I will be at the Coolangatta Arts & Craft on the Coast Markets. Should be setup by 8am and will be there until about 1.30pm. Hope the rain holds off and we have a nice day. I have a range of new pieces, plus some specials for the day. See you there.
|Posted by Ann Verran on December 27, 2014 at 1:55 AM||comments (222)|
I have had to cancel my spot at the Yamba River Markets because we have had constant rain all day and the same is expected tomorrow. In weather like this there is too much change of damage to my pieces.
See you at the Yamba Street Market on New Years Day - 1st January 2015 at 5.00pm - a twilight affair.
Hope you have all had a Happy Christmas and have a Happy New Year.
|Posted by Ann Verran on December 16, 2014 at 7:10 PM||comments (79)|
The Bello Markets are an experience everyone should have at least once. Great Community spirit and a huge range of different goodies to purchase. I love going to Bello even if I don't do the Markets. Come and buy your last minute Christmas presents, and if you miss out on the Bello Markets you can find my Pearls at The Waterfall Way Tourist Information Centre, right in the middle of Bellingen.
Thus is my last Market before Christmas, so don't leave it too late.
Have a Very Happy and Safe Christmas and may 2015 be everything you wisg for,
|Posted by Ann Verran on December 6, 2014 at 5:20 PM||comments (70)|
Thanks to the ladies from Legacy at The Vines in Grafton. It was a good Craft Fair with lots of quality good to buy. See you again next year.
My next outing is to "The Coolangatta Art & Craft Markey" on the forshore at Marine Parade Coolangatta. It will be held next Sunday 14th December. It is a good day out with lots of gifts for Christmas. There are 150plus stalls of all sorts and it is a really interesting mix. We setup at 7am. It usually takes me an hour and a bit, but ready for customers by 9am. We pack up around 1.30ish, so don't leave it too late.
It is my last outing on The Gold Coast before Christmas, so if you want a piece of my Pearl Jewellery come and see me at Coolangatta. If for some reason you can't make it, there is plenty to choose from on my Website.
Have a Very Happy and Safe Christmas and I will see you back on the Coast at Coolangatta on Sunday 11th Janusry 2015. Wow how the year has flown.
|Posted by Ann Verran on November 29, 2014 at 3:20 AM||comments (59)|
On Saturday 6th december I am off to to the Vines in Grafton for the Summer Legacy Craft Fair. It is always a great day staring at 9am till 3pm and fund raised goes to help Legacy and families of our Defence Force Members who are in need. Come and have a look at all the Great Crafts for sale, think about your Christmas shopping and support this great.
The Vines Cafe. Legacy Hall in Grafton, see you there.
|Posted by Ann Verran on August 9, 2014 at 1:05 AM||comments (78)|
I haven't been to the Gold Coast for a couple of month, so will be back at The Coolangatta Art & Craft Sunday Market on the foreshore at Marine Parade on Sunday 10th August I will also be at the Broadbeach Market on Sunday 17th August. It is on the foreshore at the Esplanade near the Surf Club.
In August I will also be at the Quota of Alstonville/Wollongbah Art, Craft and Garden Fair at the Alstonville Leisure Centre on Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st August. This is great Fair, the Quota Girls always do a good job and the funds raised goes to support causes in the local community. It is a good day out and there is food and drinks available. This year a Garden section has been added. I can't wait to pick up plants for my garden as the weather is beginning to warm and I will be planting, between making my pieces.
I have just added "Melts" in Coldstream Street, Yamba to my retail outlets. Call in and see Jo, have a look at the lovely things she has for sale and book a treatbment. It is a gorgous place and the bath bombs are to die for.
I have been busy in the last couple of months and another new outlet is The Waterfall Way Centre, Tourist Informatio in Bellingen. I have a range of pieces there and will add more over the next few months. Have a look and start thinking about Christmas Gifts. I will be at the Bello Craft Markets on Saturdy 16th August - it is on the Oval at the Sportsground.
I have also added a new larger display case to Ulmarra Arts, Crafts and Collectables and am looking at dates for classes at Ulmarra. Watch this space. Call in and see Pam in Ulmarra and have a look at my pieces, as well all all the goodies Pam has for sale.
|Posted by Ann Verran on June 22, 2014 at 4:05 AM||comments (288)|
i have just returned from the Jandowae Tall Timber Festival and my next Fair is the Bingara Orange Festival Market on Saturday 28th June. I am looking forward to it. I have had really good reports about Bingara and the Festival. We will be staying in a cottage on a working farm and I can't wait. Come and see some of my new piece, that will be available for sale.
I am also displaying AT Ulmarra Arts, Crafts and Antiques and will be there again on Monday 23rd June. Come and have a look at all the goodies that pam has there and introduce yourself.
|Posted by Ann Verran on March 29, 2014 at 11:25 PM||comments (279)|
I have been busy getting ready pieces ready, as I am Artist of the Month at Ferry Park Gallery on the Pacific Highway at Maclean, in May 2014. It is always a big job, as I try not to duplicate any pieces and have come up with some more interesting pieces for the display. Come and have a look at Ferry Park Gallery, it is one of the best Art & Craft Galleries I have seen on my travels around Australia.
I have also put some of my pieces into Ulmarra Arts, Crafts & Collectibles - you will find them in Coldstream Street, Ulmarra. Ulmarra is an old riverboat town, about 15minutes south of Grafton and you will find a array of lovely old shop with lots of interesting stuff. Call in and say Hello to Pam, she will make you very welcome.
Remember Quota of Lower Clarence is holding their 3rd Annual Antiques & Collectible Fair at Yamba Bowling Club on 12/13th April 2014. Funds raised will go to Yamba's New Health Centre, The Jim Agnew Centre as well as other local charities. Come and have a look.