Arts Festivals 2018

At the 2018 Gibbs Gardens Arts Festivals artists and crafters will be selling original work. Categories include: 2-D Mixed Media, 3-D Mixed Media, Clay, Drawing, Fiber/Leather, Glass, Metal, Painting-oil/acrylic, Painting-watercolor/pastel, Photography, Sculpture, Wood and Jewelry.  These are juried shows.

2018 arts festival

Variegated Japanese iris in the Japanese Gardens.


Saturday, MAY 19 — 9 am to 5 pm 
Sunday, May  20 — 9 am to 5 pm

For full exhibitor information and regulations click here.


For an online application click here.


For a printable version of the application and regulations click here.


Deadline for Applications is March 15, 2018.


The Arts Festival Coordinator, Carol Gadek Skapinetz, a professional watercolorist, has over 30 years of experience with Fine Arts Festivals. She was the founder and director of the Bloomsbury (NJ) Fine Art and Fine Craft Festival and participated as a jurist for the Mt. Gretna Festival in Pennsylvania. As an artist, she has participated in Fine Arts Festivals throughout the Northeast and Southeast, including Longs Park (PA), The Wickford Arts Festival (RI), Marietta Art in the Park and the Decatur Arts Festival.

For information about these festivals email

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The 2017 Spring Arts Festival at Gibbs Gardens.

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Photo taken by Steven Daniel Carlisle on May 20, 2017.