Woodland Art Fair: a not-to-miss chance to shop from more than 200 artists

Herald-Leader fashion writerAugust 13, 2014 

More than 200 artists will display and sell their work at the American Founders Bank Woodland Art Fair, Saturday and Sunday at Woodland Park, 601 East High Street.

You'll find jewelry, ceramics, paintings, sculpture and more at this event featuring local and national artists. Live music, food and drink vendors will also be on site.

Among the artists will be Tampa, Fla.-based Lorrie Mason at Booth No. 192. Mason combines industrial elements such as re-purposed metal with gemstones and other accents to create unique jewelry designs. Chains hang from sterling silver stirrup-shaped earrings; a trio of twisted metal bracelets are accented in gemstones, gold and copper.

Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free. Go to Lexingtonartleague.org.

More shopping news

Lillybee University, the online shoe boutique, offers preppy-chic striped ballet flats and bow clips featuring the colors of colleges including the University of Kentucky.

The Kentucky Gameday Flat with a UK grosgrain ribbon bow is $74 at Lillybee.com. For these and other styles, including a University of Louisville design, go to Lillybee.com.

■ Save 30 percent off the entire collection of jewelry at the You-Neeks Beaded Creations summer clearance.

The sale is Thursday through Saturday at The Shops of Lexington Center, 430 West Vine Street in the Berea Room next to the Food Court. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.

■ The Meadowthorpe Antique Mall at 1455 Leestown Road, will host a Sterling Silver Show with Sue Robinette Friday through Sunday. Patterns will include Chantilly, Strausburg, Francis I and Grande Baroque.

■ The Burlington Antique Show is Sunday at Boone County Fairgrounds, 5819 Idlewild Road in Burlington, in Northern Kentucky.

Early bird admission, from 6 to 8 a.m., is $5. Admission from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. is $3, free for ages 12 and younger. Go to Burlingtonantiqueshow.com for info.

Harriett Hendren: (859) 231-3175. Email: hhendren@herald-leader.com. Twitter: @harrietthendren.

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