Shown is one of the paintings by Susan Ring, an artist featured in the ‘Meet the Artist’ web series at Manchester Main Street’s website. Photo Provided
Shown is one of the paintings by Susan Ring, an artist featured in the ‘Meet the Artist’ web series at Manchester Main Street’s website. Photo Provided
NORTH MANCHESTER – Mark your calendars for Manchester Main Street’s 2nd Annual Eel River Arts Festival.
According to a press release, on Sept. 13 downtown North Manchester will be enriched by the creative arts. Saturday’s 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. art fair in the scenic Eel River Gardens overlooking the Eel River is free to the public.
The event will feature live music, highlight area artists’ and artisans’ work, and provide creative enrichment activities for all ages.
Did you know that North Manchester is home to countless talented artists? For example, according to the release, Dale Carpenter’s photography is on display in downtown storefronts,
Hannah Burnworth creates mixed media collage art pieces, Carrie Sautter sells hand-made greeting cards at One World Handcrafts and Susan Ring paints landscapes.
Manchester Main Street is featuring local artisans in a “Meet the Artist” web series. Visit Manchester Main Street’s website to find out what inspires Ring’s compositions, and how art that tells a story can touch the heart.
Ring will be one of the many artists showing their work at Manchester Main Street’s Art Fair  Sept. 12. Bring the entire family – there will also be  food, art demonstrations and kids craft activities.
For additional Eel River Arts Festival event information, visit Manchester Main Street’s website at www.manchestermainstreet.org or Facebook page at www.facebook.com/EelRiverArtsFestival, or contact Renata Robinson, Manchester Main Street Executive Director, at 260-901-6045 or manchestermainstreet@gmail.com