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Meet Afton Artist Susan Daily

Susan Daily, a former poet and writer living in Doylestown, PA, is now a full time artist, working with acrylic painting, soft and hard pastels, and some oil paintings. She began creating pastel Moon art for a year, making pastels each month in large drawings. Since 2015, she has been actively painting both outdoors (plein […]

Afton Pen & Ink Artist Linda Cook DeVona to Sketch at Festival

Linda Cook DeVona is an illustrator and painter based in Afton, NY.With a sharp eye for the smallest of details, Linda is known for her wonderful images of life in rural upstate New York and New England. Covered bridges, local flora and fauna, and natural splendors such as lakes and valleys are rendered through delicate […]

Meet & Greet Artist Ernestine Bucking

ART EXHIBIT with ERNESTINE BUCKING The Afton Art Show was started 50 years ago, founded by Austrian artist, Ernestine Bucking, a beloved Afton resident and art instructor, internationally renown for her “Romantic Realism” paintings. We have invited her to return and be celebrated! Students, art collectors and fans alike…. will want to attend a lightly […]

Festival featured on Channel 12 News

TV INTERVIEWCelebrating creativity: Afton Arts & Crafts Festival The Afton Arts & Crafts Festival was showcased in an “Around the Tiers” segment interview with Steph Shtoyko on WBNG Channel 12 News on August 1, 2022… with Event Chair Judy Hinman and Event Marketing Sheryl Roush. Read the article and view the 4-minute segment here,

Greater Afton Area Student Art Show

Enter the Student Art Show! Want to showcase your talent?Here’s a FUN and FREE opportunity! Plan to participate in the Student Art Show being held at the First Baptist Church during the Afton Arts & Crafts Festival, on Saturday and Sunday, August 20-21. All Greater Afton Area/Home School Students up to Grade 12 are encouraged to […]