ART&CRAFT EXPO 2016
The third edition of the International exhibition Art&Craft Expo was held in April 2016 in Crocus Expo IEC.
Spring is the time of renewal and inspiration! During this time the source of new ideas is especially necessary for people of creative professions and creative thinking. Attending the exhibition of needlework, creativity, art and national crafts was an excellent opportunity to be inspired on the embodiment of unexpected ideas.
Art&Craft Expo provided a number of fresh, unusual hints about the choice of souvenirs and gifts. Materials for creativity providing an opportunity for self-expression and already finished products of handwork (author's jewelry, decor articles, painting, exclusive knickknacks and clothes) were presented at the exposition.
The overall exhibit space exceeded 1 100 sq m. 120 exhibitors including skillful masters and companies involved in the business of arts and crafts displayed their goods and services.
The visitors of Art&Craft had an opportunity to see what’s new in the world of scrapbooking, beading, embroidery, pewter creations, handmade cards, jewellery making and many more! The organizers arranged many master classes free of charge, which helped everybody willing to tap into creative side. With an array of raw materials the attendees were right on track to fulfill their creative needs. The show was an inspiring experience for the whole family! There were lots of fabulous opportunities to learn something from experts at the fair. Whether your interest in jewellery making, handmade pottery, embroidery, beadwork or patchwork, there were hands-on and seminar-style learning sessions running every day
The product range changes from one edition to the next, as per the proposals of the companies and shops taking part in the event. Decoupage, scrapbooking, biedermeier, rock painting, bijoux, cross stitch, half-stitch, filet, patchwork equilting, painting on fabric and silk, pottery/ceramics, engraving, glassworking, are just some of the ideas presented to the public during the three days of the fair.
A unique platform presenting products of inspiration and painstaking labour by skilled crafters from all over the world attracted wide audience. A cross section of crafters had the opportunity of creating a visual experience to visitors through the display of finished material, plus encourage participation of their specific craft. One is sure to find everything for crafts to keep those fingers busy! The organizers managed to make the show as an inspiring experience for the whole family! There were lots of fabulous opportunities to learn from experts at the fair. Whether your interest in jewellery making, handmade pottery, embroidery, beadwork or patchwork, there were hands-on and seminar-style learning sessions running all day, every day!
May you have creative inspiration and see you at Art&Craft Expo!
- Hand-made articles from paper (origami, scrapbooking, quilling)
- Ceramics, joinery and blacksmithing;
- Woodcarving, engraving on steel
- Embroidery, knitting, sewing, felt
- Painting on glass, modeling clay
- Ceramic floristics
- Historical reconstruction