Pictures from the 11th Open Air Market and Festival

by Jason Harris

 

The 11th Annual Open Air Market and Festival took place this past Sunday at the Wadsworth Mansion in Middletown, Connecticut. According to Deborah Moore, the event’s organizer, she believes there were record crowds. A record number of vendors participated in the event as well, she said. There were over 80 vendors.

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Why A Spoon

Why A Spoon

Raymond J. Medeiros Jr., a spoon carver, operates Why a Spoon. He sales wood carved spoons and “treen ware.” You can check out his website here.

More products from Why a Spoon.

More products from Why a Spoon.

The Farmer's Cow. There are five farms operating under that brand in Connecticut.

The Farmer’s Cow. There are five farms operating under that brand in Connecticut.

The Creative Salt Dough Arts & Crafts booth.

The Creative Salt Dough Arts & Crafts booth.

The Creative Salt Dough Arts & Crafts is located in Middletown and is operated by Kisha Michael. You can check out her website here.

The Books & Boos tent.

The Books & Boos tent.

The Books & Boos bookstore is located at 514 Westchester Road in Colchester, Connecticut. You can find it’s website here.

Cato Corner Farm, located in Colchester, Connecticut.

Cato Corner Farm, located in Colchester, Connecticut.

The next three pictures are of the work by Rustica Ornamentals. You can find the website here.

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A picture facing towards the mansion.

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Vivienne McGarry, owner of Cold Goats Farm.

Vivienne McGarry, owner of Cold Goats Farm.

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York Road Pottery

York Road Pottery

The products of York Road Pottery.

The products of York Road Pottery.

York Road Pottery is owned and operated by Cynthia Wallace, who works with pottery and weaving. She is located in Kensington, CT.

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