Artisans Festival ~ November 29 – December 1, 2013 ~ 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ~ $3.00 Daily Admission / $5.00 Weekend Pass

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For over 35 years, Thanksgiving Weekend in Nevada City has featured a major art event attracting thousands of visitors from near and far. Since 1993, this event has been Artisans Festival at Miners Foundry, hosting a small but select group of artists and craftspeople whose quality artwork has attracted a loyal and growing audience of admirers and patrons.

Over 30 painters, photographers, printmakers, ceramicists, jewelers, textile artists, sculptors, woodworkers, and glassblowers from the West Coast will converge for this juried show known for his amazing variety of high quality wares.

The Artisans Festival will be held Friday, November 29 through Sunday, December 1, 2013, from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. each day.  Admission is $3.00 for each day or $5.00 for a weekend pass.




2013 Vendors

Pottery Texture Queen

Adirondack Designs

Yvon Dockter

Takota Wood

Pine Street Porch

Jo Stafinbil Jewelry

Sweetland Pottery

Kathryn Wronski Oil Paintings

Lynn McNulty Knitwear

Seth Simpson Ceramics & Art

Karel Hendee Artworks

Green Mosiacs

Patrick McCauley

Gail Lipson Photography

Indigo Wood & Metalworks

Kris Johnson

Eggtooth Originals

Robert Kahl Glass

Future Heirlooms

Pacific Blue Tile

Jude Bischoff Fine Art

Jennifer Cull Stone Sculpture

Designs in Fiber

Marise Cherin Artifact Jewelry

Finn Creations

Eileen Blodgett Fine Art

David McKay Photography

Donald Dalke Sierra Slab Tables

Kathy Wong Photography

Fine by Design Custom Jewelry

Ride-Um George



Akim Aginksy

Akim Aginksy

The Mission of the Miners Foundry Cultural Center is to preserve, enhance and utilize the historic Miners Foundry for cultural, educational and social activities.   The Foundry is a non profit organization.

To support cultural programming and the preservation of the historic Miners Foundry, please become a member or make a donation today.

Miners Foundry

6 replies
  1. jesselocks
    jesselocks says:

    Hi Ashley, We are currently full for this year. We open up vendor applications over the summer. Sign up on our newsletter to receive information on when to apply. Thanks for your interest.

    • minersfoundry
      minersfoundry says:

      Hi Donna,
      You may park in the Miners Foundry lot, on the streets of Nevada City, or in any of the commercial parking lots. See you at the Festival!

    • minersfoundry
      minersfoundry says:

      Hi Michelle,
      I’m sending your inquiry to the Festival’s producer to see if there are any more spaces available. Thanks!


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