From the WACAI website: West African Cultural Arts Institute (WACAI) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit cultural arts organization co-founded by Alseny Yansane and Andrea DiPalma Yansane that focuses on educational programs through the cultural arts of West Africa and charitable programs in Guinea, West Africa. Our mission is to share the joy and passion of West African culture through vibrant educational …
Braxton Nagle is an artist who has been working with wood & mixed media for over 20 years. These cigar box guitars are a very accessible instrument for aspiring musicians as well as the instrument on which many Blues Masters learned their craft for over 150 years. Cigar box guitars have been enjoying a huge revival recently and BraxTone Guitars …
Cathy Coulson-Keegan shares with us the advantages of the aging artist. 2017 marks her booth’s 30th year at the Oregon Country Fair. Be sure to stop by her booth this year to congratulate her. In Eugene, she can be found at the Saturday Market. Her Etsy store can be found at https://www.etsy.com/shop/earthsteps.
We love the Fair after-hours, but every year some Fair Family need to go home to feed pets, have other obligations, or simply find it too difficult to camp out. Jerry Joffe has worked tirelessly to bring us a late-night option for transportation. If you are interested in late night trips back to town contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org or write …
The Cooperative Organic Food Booth in the Community Village focuses on providing afforable organic food to folks. And it’s sooooo yummy!
Julie has a store in Portland that you should visit! https://www.localdiscoveries.net
From lemonade to the sweetness of a new baby. Jan tells us what’s new in her world. https://www.midwiferytoday.com/
Looking for the bathroom? Gina and Marcy are part of the Info Booth crew and they describe the varied and important role this crew plays in the smooth running of the Fair. Much more than pointing visitors to the exits and restrooms.
Marcus Fire “Fya” is an active West Coast music producer, DJ, MC, multi-instrumentalist live looper, drummer, didgeridoo master, and beatboxer. Currently living in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. He can be found on Facebook and on Twitter. There is also a great bio about Marcus at ReverbNation.
Original clothing design by Karen Trust. www.trusthemp.com 1430 Willamette St. #264, Eugene, OR 97401
Face painting design by Chantal Carroll Wright. www.facebook.com/chantal.fairytale
The dust-defying hose show on Strawberry Lane. Guaranteed to make you jump!
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