28th Exhibition of artistic and traditional handicrafts in Feltre

an exhibition to discover the traditional handicraft techniques of the olden days...

From 26 June 2014 to 29 June 2014

In late June, in the beautiful town of Feltre, Belluno, Italy, the Feltre events of 2014 are tinged with the colours of tradition. From 26 to 29 June 2014 the Feltre mostra dell'artigianato 2014 will involve the historic centre of the town of Belluno in fascinating activities dedicated to the rediscovery of ancient handicrafts.

 

The handicraft exhibition in Feltre is celebrating its 28th edition this year, a goal that celebrates Feltre events among the most enduring and popular events throughout the province of Belluno. The peculiarity and the program of the charming Feltre handicraft fair annually attract thousands of visitors, curious to see the original work live in the most diverse sectors.

 

Set in one of the most beautiful places in the foothills of the Dolomites, the handicraft exhibition in Feltre combines traditional art and crafts in a number of collateral events dedicated to children and adults. The colourful craft markets in Feltre will be located within the historic centre and in the halls of the most beautiful buildings in the city.

 

The program of the Feltre Handicraft Fair 2014 includes demonstrations and competitions dedicated to different craftsmanship, interpreted by the creativity of the many artisans coming from all over Italy to offer visitors a fascinating journey to the discovery of ancient and often forgotten traditions.

 

In addition to paper, wood, glass and ceramics ample space will be given to the manufacture of iron and of local stone. At the Feltre mercato artigianato exhibitors who manufacture iron will take part in two competitions: the Forging competition - the 2014 edition will be dedicated to the theme of 'the game of football and the 2014 World Cup' - and the prize dedicated to the maestro Carlo Rizzarda. The awards ceremony will be held on Sunday afternoon on June 29.

 

As for the 2nd competition for the design of the local stone, the program for the Handicraft Fair in Feltre requests that the artisans create original objects for daily use, paying attention to the different characteristics of the materials used. The award ceremony will take place Saturday, June 28, 2014.

 

In addition to the works made with the above materials and the Feltre Fiera Artigianato- which one can visit during the fair - the town of Feltre will also offer presentations, performances and an unprecedented treasure hunt for children.

 

Feltre Mostra Artigianato - Hours

Thursday 26.06 from 6pm to 11pm

Friday 27.06 from midday to midnight

Saturday 28.06 from 10am to midnight

Sunday 29.06 from 10am to 11pm

 

Do not miss the extraordinary Feltre Handicraft shows in 2014... And treat yourself to a few days in the charming scenery of the Dolomites!

By Insidecom Editorial Staff