Monday, November 19, 2012

CALL FOR ARTISTS


SNUG HARBOR FARM JURIED ART SHOW
November 30th-December 31st

Snug Harbor Farm, is now accepting entries from artists third annual juried art exhibition. The aim of the exhibition is to showcase paintings that depict farm-like landscapes and subject matter.
Submission deadline: Monday, November 26th
Artist Reception: Saturday, December 1st 1-3pm
Rules:
Five to ten entries may be submitted per artist. Smaller sized pieces are recommended due to hanging constraints.
Artists will need to fill out a registration form on-site at time of drop off.
Artist will receive 70% of all sales of works
Pieces should be picked up at Snug Harbor Farm January 7th & 8th
 
At Snug Harbor Farm the intent is to provide plant enthusiasts with healthy, well grown, interesting plant material and unique garden accessories all with an "old world" style. In following this, Snug Harbor Farm grows a wide variety of unusual annuals, perennials, trees and shrubs. Open year round there is always something to find whether it's from out of one of the greenhouses or "The Shop". The topiaries at The Farm are grown in custom hand thrown terra cotta. Imported terra cotta and cast stone planters are always available. An integral part of the business also includes landscape consultation/design and installation as well as landscape gardening.
The Farm is open Mon-Sat 9-5 (Nov-March 9-dusk) and Sun 9-3
 

Amaryllis in the Shop

Here's a sample of our Amaryllis beauties.... 
We have bulbs, stones, staking materials, mosses, glass vessels and forced plants in the shop.

A. 'Papillo'

A. 'Red Lion'

A. 'Star of Holland'



A. 'Lady Jane'

A. 'Royal Velvet'

A. 'Lemon Lime'

Holiday Workshops at the Farm

Oh, the weekend after  Thanksgiving. So much pressure to shop, live on leftovers and bring out the holiday lights. Our advice to you- take a break and do something creative! Come visit the Farm on Saturday the 24th and get your hands dirty, create beautiful containers in our greenhouse or sip mulled cider and create your own wreath.  Our designers will be on hand offering workshops and if you need a little bit of retail therapy, our shop is filled to the brim with one of a kind and handmade wares. The nursery will be supplied with cut greens, garlands and bulb- everything you need for your interior and exterior holiday decorating and if you are looking for your holiday tree, look no further! We have
fresh cut  trees and all the trimmings right on hand!
Come create your own wreath!
photo: Alyn Carlson

adorn your front steps with outdoor container
photo: Alyn Carlson

Shop our selection of bulbs
photo: Alyn Carlson

CONIFER CONTAINER PLANTING WORKSHOP
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 24
10:00-11:00
Give your tired and unloved window boxes, indoor planters and hanging baskets a new look for the season. Reuse and recycle your own containers, or purchase a trough or woodland box at the Farm. We will discuss methodologies, plant material and composition. Choose your plants and vessel, soils provided. 
Event details:
Price: Pay only for the plants and vessels you choose (Refreshments on arrival)


BULB PLANTING
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 24
11:00-12:00
Select from SNUG HARBOR FARM’S fantastic array of vessels and add some paperwhites or amaryllis bulbs. There will be a selection of stones, branches and moss on hand to complete your composition-everything you need for bulb forcing! Soils and instruction provided.
Event details:
Price: Pay only for the bulbs, vessels and adornments you choose.


CREATE YOUR OWN HOLIDAY WREATH
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 24
SESSION 1: 12:30-2:00
SESSION 2: 2:00- 3:30
Learn how to craft a traditional Christmas wreath using seasonal foliage with SNUG HARBOR FARM staff. Spend the morning in our enchanting greenhouse and set to work to create your own take-home Christmas wreath.
Event details:
Price: based on greens, ribbon and adornment selection. Base materials $15.00 (including tea & coffee on arrival)

For more information about any of the above events contact 207.967.2414 or email info@snugharborfarm.com.