Wrap-up: Merlefest

A few months ago we attended Merlefest in Wilkesboro, NC for the very first time.  We were quite excited to participate as our friends at Cloister Honey had spoken highly of it.   They were not wrong, it is definitely a good time – good music, good folks, and lots to do.

It rained almost the entire weekend, but that definitely didn’t deter the avid music lovers.  Below is a shot of the main stage brimming with attendees.

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Close to the main stage is a plethora of tents including a section devoted entirely to the tiny Merlefest-ians.  I believe this particular tent was sponsored by Lowes and had all ages building small cars out of wood.

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As further evidence of attendance of all ages in spite of rain (one of my favorite recent pics):

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We hope to be back again next year and (pending better weather) hope to have significantly more pictures to share!

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Wrap-up: The Indie Craft Experience

The Indie Craft Experience Holiday Shopping Spectacular was held November 19th and 20th, 2011 at the Ambient Plus Studio in Atlanta, Georgia.  It was our first Atlanta show and only the third time I’ve ever been to Atlanta.  Wayne was unable to make it, so my sister Sara agreed to tag along and I was very glad to have her. Continue reading

Wrap Up: Muse Fest

Ashley at the Muse Fest

Muse Fest was held this past weekend in Rock Hill, SC.  It was a fairly small event compared to what we’ve attended in past, but it was tons of fun.  Ashley and the crew that put it on did an amazing job.  There were craft vendors (of course), bands, food trucks, a photo booth, a film screening, and tons of free stuff.  Who knew South Carolina was this cool? Continue reading