ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – The Friday Art Market in Creative Clay’s Yard will be hosted by student artists from the Pinellas County Schools Transition on December 3, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
“The Transition class is thrilled to launch their new pieces, including hand-painted wooden earrings, key chains and one-of-a-kind jewelry boxes,” said Amanda Drewes, ESE teacher, Extended Transition. “Newly baked and recently baked and painted ceramic snowmen. “
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This art market is an opportunity to support local artists and to start shopping for holiday gifts early.
“Shop for the holidays and support these young artists for a great day in the sun,” Drewes said. “I am so proud of all their hard work! “
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Emily Turnage’s live music will also be part of the Art Market. Creative Clay will once again welcome British Food Stop as an Art Market Food Truck partner!
There will also be tables with items from Creative Thrift, Creative Clay’s a la carte store for art supplies, picture frames, books and more.
Creative Clay’s vision is to make the arts accessible to everyone. Its mission is to help people with disabilities lead full and inclusive lives through access to the arts by providing them with expressive, educational and professional experiences.
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Creative Clay’s core program is its Community Art Program, which serves 50 to 60 adult artists with neurodifferences each week. By setting up additional offers, such as inclusive Art around the world summer camp, Summer studio for older teens and young adults, Art link employment program, Creative arts of care in well-being awareness program and its partnership with Pinellas County schools Transition program, people of all ages and abilities are mentored, taught, and empowered to become active artists who actively create, market and sell their work.