A Halloween Art Show Tradition

An Extraordinary Halloween Art Show 

A long-running tradition in Petaluma California, the 

All Hallow's Art Fest heralds Fall in the most magical way!

Images from 2018/2017 shows

Traditions Take Time

Believe it or not, images of Halloween artist sketches and WIPs (Work in Progress) can be found on the All Hallow's Art Fest  Instagram, Pinterest, and Facebook pages as early as January. 
"Many of our artists begin designing and planning in January" says Stephanie Sherratt, Show Producer and owner of Paper Fabric Glitter.  "Fans of Halloween also start the count-down to Halloween early, planning their visit to Petaluma is half the fun." informs Stephanie. 

Artist Jorge de Rojas
Join In The Fun

Popular Facebook group - Halloween Folk Art Society - is a wealth of information about the show, and year long inspiration for Halloween activities and ideas. 
"Many of the Society members share pictures of their Halloween decorations or collections and artists will show works in progress (WIPs)", states Stephanie. 
Share your love of Halloween by joining the Society HERE.

A Weekend Long Celebration

Lovers of Halloween take the yearly pilgrimage to the town of Petaluma each September to celebrate and purchase one-of-a-kind decor and artwork at All Hallow's Art Fest.  Each year, the Halloween show coincides with Petaluma's Antique Street Fair making it a popular Fall destination. Many show devotees extend their stay to enjoy the Wine Country and Bay Area.

The show floor is filled with a buzz of excited activity
"The atmosphere in the hall on show day is incredible", smiles Amelia Schaefer, artist of Sweet B Folk Art"  
"The excitement of the shoppers, combined with the amazing offerings of the artists, is truly the ultimate Halloween Tradition!
Show artists are juried and many apply and return each year with new and exciting Halloween pieces
 "Each year I visit with collectors and artists who have become friends, and meet new shoppers who share my love of Halloween - sometimes the show feels like one big happy Halloween family reunion!"

Save the Date

This year, All Hallows Art Fest opens its doors at 9am on September 29th, 2018. 
More information can be found on the show Website
A Behind the Scenes Exclusive

An exclusive VIP viewing party of the show will take place the evening of September 28th. The party gives our collectors and show fans an opportunity to see the artist booths before the madness of show day.
Frances Wandel
A limited number of invitations are given out for this special opportunity. Watch for a chance to enter and win an invitation on social media!

Don't Miss a Thing

"Liking and following the show Facebook page is the best way to stay aprised of our giveaways and prize drawings," says Stephanie.  "We like to plan surprises and offer fun ways for fans to participate leading up to the day of the show"
Artist Lee Ann Dress

Visit the Show Facebook Page and follow it HERE

Visit the Pinterest Page to see Artist work HERE

Visit the Instagram Feed HERE

Visit the Website and learn more about the show HERE