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We jury cups from around the country to give you the best selection every November. The show is up until January. It is always a fantastic line-up of beautiful, whimsical, and clever cups. Here is another great place to take care of holiday shopping!
A FREE chalk art competition for cash prizes. The 2015 event took place in Bronstein Park at the corner of Hanover and Union St. All ages and backgrounds welcome to compete. Organized by InTown Manchester, Elm Grove Companies, and Studio 550 ART CENTER.
10-15 artist/craftspeople converge at the studio for a craft arts show. The work is handmade, unique, and of a high level of craftsmanship/integrity. This is a great place to find gifts for the holidays. It is usually held the Saturday before Thanksgiving.
In celebration of a Pi(e) Day, we host a professional competition between NH bakeries. The first year we held this event was 3.14.15. We had almost a dozen bakeries competing and almost unanimous winners (Finesse Pastries, The Saxy Chef and Sunshine Scoops).
Every summer we make a unique batch of 100 little clay monsters and hide them in downtown. The purpose of this project is to have fun and rediscover what is hiding in your city! There is one albino one, and the person who finds that one wins a free date night in the pottery studio […]
With the intent of infusing the downtown with color, art, and culture, celebrate local artists, and to add to the vitality and attractiveness of downtown, we began this project in 2014. No public funds were used in the making of this art! The artists were chosen anonymously from a pool of applicants from around the […]
Open to kids ages 7 and up, we have a different theme for every week! Travel the World with art, The world of the wild, Plant art, and Teen week are just some of the different themes.
Every May we host teams from around NH in a high school competition of random Feats of Clay. There are 8 events and 10 minutes or less for each event. Some of the events we’ve had in the past: 1) Cylinder stack (tallest stack of cylinders after 10 minutes) 2) Tallest cylinder with 5lbs of […]