The Women’s Building Annual Celebration of Craftswomen
A Visionary Show and Sale Of Works From More Than 150 Juried Artists
And New Celebration of Women in Film
Kick Off The Holiday Shopping Season
Two Fun-Filled Weekends
November 24-25 and December 1-2, 2012
At San Francisco’s Fort Mason Center, Herbst Pavilion
The Women’s Building Annual Celebration of Craftswomen, showcasing the work of more than 150 juried artists, takes place two Saturdays and Sundays, November 24-25, and December 1-2, 2012, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. each day at the Herbst Pavilion at Fort Mason Center in San Francisco. Admission is $9.00 for adults, $7.00 for seniors, students and disabled, and free for children ages 12 and under. A two-day pass is $12.00 and can be purchased on-line beginning in October. The Celebration of Craftswomen is wheelchair accessible. For more information please telephone 650-615-6838, email to Craftswomen@gmail.com or visit celebrationofcraftswomen.org.
Now in its 34th year, the Celebration of Craftswomen — the only exclusively female show in the country — is the jewel of San Francisco’s alternative holiday shopping season. Featuring more than 150 artists, from near and far, this community-driven celebration offers the latest trends in handcrafts as well as the classics. Visitors can peruse and purchase a vast array of clothing, furniture and accessories, jewelry, bags and purses, bath and beauty items, housewares, ceramics and pottery, paper goods, glass, and art – all under one roof, and all made in the USA.
Introducing a New Highlight – A Celebration of Women in Film
On Saturday, December 1, A Celebration of Craftswomen launches a brand new program for the first time this year called A CELEBRATION OF WOMEN AND FILM featuring two dynamic film programs: LUNAFEST – a series of nine short films from women around the world ; and the new acclaimed documentary by Bay Area filmmaker Kristy Guevara-Flannagan WONDER WOMEN! THE UNTOLD STORY OF SUPERHEROINES, a benefit for the Women’s Building in SF that includes a pre-screening reception, a post-screening discussion with filmmaker in-person and a silent auction.