CLAY Festival MARKET
Saturday, July 21, 2018
At Bullard & 7th across from the Farmer's Market
No registration required; all ages welcome
The juried CLAYfest Market is your chance to purchase decorative and utilitarian ceramics and other clay-related items directly from CLAY artists! It is an outdoor, fun-filled, all-ages Saturday event that takes place in conjunction with the Silver City Farmer's Market.
Vendors include: Blythe's Ceramics, Kathy Davies, Julie Szerina Stein, Mott's Potts, Buckskin Books, Albert Alvidrez, Letha Cress Woolf, Carla Martinez, Nancy Phillips Pottery, Wildcrafted Clay Pottery, Dagny Sellorin, Modern Mata Ortiz, Patricia Castillo Jolet and Patrick Hoskins.
The outdoor, fun-filled, all-ages event takes place under tents in case of rain. Attendees are encouraged to stop by the big tent during the Market to watch artists Patty Countryman, Krissy Ramirez, and others demonstrate wheel-throwing. A sign-up for a hands-on throwing activity for children and adults will also be available.
Other Saturday youth and family CLAY activities include a Mud Pie contest at the Silver City Farmer’s Market from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., a free youth entrepreneurship workshop at Leyba & Ingalls Arts from 11 a.m.-noon, and a hands-on youth activity at the Silver City Museum from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. A free shuttle will run between the CLAY Market and the Silver City Museum. A free Clay Street Dance is also being held Saturday evening from 7pm-10pm on Market Street between Bullard Street and the Big Ditch Park .