Are you in town for the amazing Harvest Jazz and Blues festival? Are you wondering what to do with your Harvest down time?
We may be a wee bit bias, but we think you should stop by our shop Artful Persuasion. It’s full of lovely, 100% locally made goodness, including the artists and crafters from The Beadnik, BelieverWear, Born Again Purses, East Coast Candles, TigerLily Designs, The Thrum Ladies, Little Miss Tutu Boutique, Nothing to Yarn About, Metal Opus, Chickadee Jewelry, Echoes of Erin, Sew Much Gifts, Mamma Mia Pet Collars, Inky Moose, McAllister Studios, Sanctuary Botanicals, Sweet N’ Sassy Minerals, Amy Laloon Pottery, Spooncycle, Mary’s Marvelous Mittens & More, and more.
Just look for the window full of music notes, downtown at 80 York Street.
And if you have even more Harvest downtime, some of our talented members checking out other great Fredericton spots.
Ange from East Coast Candles recommends the Boyce Farmers Market – Open Saturday from 6am to 1pm, downtown on George St.
Sarah from The Beadnik recommends Thinkplay/Endeavours on Queen for all the art supplies you could ever want and great educational toys.
Suzanne from Chickadee Jewelry recommends The Geek Chic Boutique on Regent for everything you need to make your inner geek happy.
Courtney from TigerLily Designs recommends having lunch at the Lighthouse on the Green.
Teri from McAllister Studios recommends Cultures Boutique on Mazucca Lane for a large selection of fair trade gifts.
Allison from Born Again Purses recommends The Clay Cafe on Queen where you can choose and paint your own pottery ceramic masterpiece.