Friday, November 21, 2014

PHOTOS OF THIS YEAR'S SHOW

In its eighth consecutive year of operation, this year’s November event did not disappoint the masses from our neighbourhood and beyond its rim with a diverse presentation of multimedia art, innumerable crafts, eco-friendly and organic products and notwithstanding, a free buffet of gastronomical delights.
                                                                                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                Kathleen Kelly/IMAGE NEWSPAPER






Chef Peter Evanchuck surrounded by his kitchen crew. (photo Michele Nash/METROLAND)

(photo: LOIS SIEGAL)





Saturday, November 15, 2014

ONE & ONLY SHOW SUNDAY NOV.16 ----- 10am to 4pm

Sandy Hill's ONE & ONLY CRAFT FAIR 

 SUNDAY NOV.16 
from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Sandy Hill community Center
250 Somerset Street East

FREE BUFFET from 10am to 2pm

ADMISSION FREE

some of our PRESS

article #1 in Ottawa Magazine

article #2 Metroland

Sunday, October 26, 2014

2014 - CRAFTISANS LIST -

New craftisans joining us this year : Funk Your Junk, Stone Era, Yuhm Treats, Spread The Joy, The Vintage Door, Romeo's Factory, Chunk Soaps, Danielle Potvin, Old Ottawa, Truly Charlotte, Joy McDonell, Jodi Geard, Ariel Wolf


Our returning bright stars : Bombshell Revival, Idi Design, My Jacket Pocket, Annette Bellamy, Fox Studio, Joan Alexander, Retta Rive, Barbara Carlson, Jonh Benn, Epidemic Clothing, Carol Waters, Kathy Monkman, Joanne Lockyer, Francine Chamaillard, The Grunge Papers, Lynn Murphy, Liebchen Designs, Roseangela Gendron, Harvest Honey, Earth Essentials, Littlest Bird Workshop, Charlynne Lafontaine, Water Willow Design, NeonMatisse, Mains De Mariposa, Krysthle Poitras, Gemini Dream, Really Horrible Entreprises, Mags Knitting, Munia & Samira, Kathleen & Avya, Liv.Well Toys, Mina Hanburry, Fabricawakuwaku, Big Love Designs, ...

And of course our lovely clairevoyant : Kassandra!

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Friday, July 18, 2014

2014 REGISTRATION CLOSED

Hello Art & Crafters!

Sandy Hill's ONE & ONLY Arts+Craft Show is now accepting vendor's application  for this Fall's Nov.16, 2014 show.

The event  is conveniently located at the Sandy Hill Community Center on Somerset St.E and has lots of FREE parking at he rear. Like our previous shows, we offer a fabulous FREE LUNCH BUFFET to all vendors and shoppers!

WHAT: Sandy Hill's ONE & ONLY Arts+Craft Show- 2014

WHERE: 250 Somerset East, Ottawa, Sandy Hill Community Center

WHEN: Sunday November 16, 2014, 10 am to 4pm

__________________________________________________________________________________


- APPLY ON-LINE ONLY -

   - YOUR NAME
   - CONTACT INFO
   - WEBLINK (if applicable)
   - BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF YOUR WORK (what materials used)
    -PRICE RANGE
    -4 LOW RESOLUTION IMAGE


email to: sandyhill_oneandonly@yahoo.ca

-Deadline: August 15, 2014

All successful applicants will be notified by August 20

________________________________________________________

Please read application guidelines carefully. Terms & Conditions:

- FEES: $45.00 - New FEE is $50.00  (  DO NOT SEND FEE UNTIL YOU HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED WITH NEWS OF ACCEPTANCE! )

-All products sold at the event must be made by the applicant. He/She must be the one selling the work. (partners, spouses, or others may be there as well)

-No mass-produced items are allowed to be sold at this event.

-This is a juried show in order to maintain the highest quality of freaking good Arts and Crafts!

-To avoid disappointment, we suggest that items within an affordable price range are offered for sale (below $ 50.00).

-Every vendor is responsible for his/her own cash transactions.

-All spaces will measure at least 8 feet by 5 feet.

-rectangular tables 6 x 2 1/2 feet and a few round tables with a diameter 5 feet will be provided & 2 chairs.

-set-up time 8:00 am

-I understand that it is my responsibility to comply with all Federal/Provincial and local regulations regarding the sale of

goods at a craft fair. I agree to keep within the display regulation.

I and my heirs do voluntarily waive and release each and every right or claim or damages we and each of us have or may have against the

Organizers and / or the Corporation of the City of Ottawa, their agents or representatives for any and all injuries, accidents or mishaps however occasioned.

________________________________________________________

This event is sponsored by Action Sandy Hill and all proceeds raised go to this organization. 
A raffle will be held on the day of the event - Any donation will be greatly appreciated.
THANKS!!

Your hosts,
Peter Evanchuck
Helene Lacelle

Saturday, November 23, 2013

Highlights of Sandy Hill's ONE & ONLY Craft Fair 2013

Shannon Dawn of Littlest Bird Workshop
Kym Brown of BOMBSHELL REVIVAL
Happy visitors enjoying Chef Pierre's yummy FREE buffet!
The ONE&ONLY Craft Fair could not have been possible without the generous support from ACTION SANDY HILL and all the ASH members who helped out Peter in the kitchen and all the posterers who braved the chilly evenings of Ottawa to put up posters. Big thank you to Alice Kwong, Joanne Lockyer, Francois Bregha, Marc Lacelle, Dallas Fletcher, Kyle Simunovic, The 'Raffle Moms' Barbara Brockman & Karina Kraenzle, the very helpful staff at the Sandy Hill Community Center, Retta Rive & Des, Carol Waters & Brian, Grant Wilkins, Aaron Guitard, Sandhu AND Jan Finlay!

Many thanks to my partner/Chef Peter Evanchuck who kept the food rolling out even though  he was battling impending kidney stones! Thanks Pete!

And of course a very BIG thank you to all the vendors who donated to our raffle table and who put such efforts in making this the most beautiful ONE & ONLY.  Helene Lacelle

To see more photos from The ONE & ONLY Craft Fair 2013 - CLICK HERE

Thursday, November 7, 2013

2013 VENDORS LIST

A big welcome to our new vendors this year!!!
Tangente Clothing, Charlynne Lafontaine, Littlest Bird Workshop, Krysthle Poitras, Bombshell Revival, Laurie Fagan, Lynn Murphy, Moose & Owl Design, Janie & Pamalamalas, Big Love Designs, Epidemic Clothing,Wendy Radcliffe !!!!
Our returning all-star vendors!!!
Annette Bellamy, Kathleen & Avya, Barbara Carlson, Mains De Mariposa, Carol Waters, Harvest Honey, Indie.go.Designs, Fiona Sant, Fish on Fridays, Francine Chamaillard, Grunge Papers, Helene Lacelle, Earth Essentials, Joan Alexander, Kathy Monkman, Crazy Fox Studio, Roseangela Gendron, Lorraine Clavell, Mags Knitting, Meeka Stewart, My Jacket Pocket, Munia Elmasri, Samira Elmasri, Liv Well Toys, Pat Rowan, Retta Rive, Robin Harlick, Sharon Allen, My Stow-N-Tow, Todd Chambers, Genna Draper, Martine Noel, Fabrikawakuwaku, Mina Hanbury.

EMC - NEWSPAPER ARTICLE



To read our latest newspaper article in OTTAWA COMMUNITY NEWS CLICK HERE

Saturday, July 6, 2013

2013 registration is now open - ONE & ONLY ARTS +CRAFT SHOW

Hello Art & Crafters!

Sandy Hill's ONE & ONLY Arts+Craft Show is now accepting vendor's application  for this Fall's Nov.17, 2013 show. 

Each show is carefully curated and juried to ensure the best mix of crafts and arts, along with quality and originality.  This annual show showcases over 45 vendors excelling in art, craft and design.

Sandy Hill's ONE & ONLY Arts+Craft Show aims to build a local (and beyond) community of indie artists & crafters by providing an event where they can connect with their fans.

The event  is conveniently located at the Sandy Hill Community Center on Somerset St.E and has lots of FREE parking at he rear. Like our previous shows, we offer a fabulous FREE LUNCH BUFFET to all vendors and shoppers!

WHAT: Sandy Hill's ONE & ONLY Arts+Craft Show- 2013

WHERE: 250 Somerset East, Ottawa, Sandy Hill Community Center

WHEN: Sunday November 17, 2013, 10 am to 4pm

__________________________________________________________________________________


- APPLY ON-LINE ONLY -

   - YOUR NAME
   - CONTACT INFO
   - WEBLINK (if applicable)
   - BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF YOUR WORK (what materials used)
    -PRICE RANGE
    -4 LOW RESOLUTION IMAGE


email to: sandyhill_oneandonly@yahoo.ca

-Deadline: August 31, 2013

All successful applicants will be notified by September 7, 2013.

________________________________________________________

Please read application guidelines carefully. Terms & Conditions:

- FEES: $45.00 - DO NOT SEND FEE UNTIL YOU HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED WITH NEWS OF ACCEPTANCE! )

-All products sold at the event must be made by the applicant. He/She must be the one selling the work. (partners, spouses, or others may be there as well)

-No mass-produced items are allowed to be sold at this event.

-This is a juried show in order to maintain the highest quality of freaking good Arts and Crafts!

-To avoid disappointment, we suggest that items within an affordable price range are offered for sale (below $ 50.00).

-Every vendor is responsible for his/her own cash transactions.

-All spaces will measure at least 8 feet by 5 feet.

-rectangular tables 6 x 2 1/2 feet and a few round tables with a diameter 5 feet will be provided & 2 chairs.

-set-up time 8:00 am

-I understand that it is my responsibility to comply with all Federal/Provincial and local regulations regarding the sale of

goods at a craft fair. I agree to keep within the display regulation.

I and my heirs do voluntarily waive and release each and every right or claim or damages we and each of us have or may have against the

Organizers and / or the Corporation of the City of Ottawa, their agents or representatives for any and all injuries, accidents or mishaps however occasioned.

________________________________________________________

This event is sponsored by Action Sandy Hill and all proceeds raised go to this organization. 
A raffle will be held on the day of the event - Any donation will be greatly appreciated.
THANKS!!

Your hosts,
Peter Evanchuck
Helene Lacelle

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Highlights from ONE&ONLY's 2012 SHOW

Savannagh & Magida El Kassis
at the booth of Savannagh & Magida El-Kassis
 Linda Norton of CRAZY FOX STUDIO with hubby Ken McLaren
Who wants an hors d'oeuvre???? Host/organizer Helene Lacelle, Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson and host/chef Peter Evanchuck.
Again our kitchen 'DREAM TEAM' made all our buffet dreams come true! Big Big thank you to Francois Bregha, Marc Lacelle, Dallas Fletcher and HOST/CHEF Peter Evanchuck!!! No tummies were left empty!!
This year's ONE & ONLY was a big success again thanks mainly to our FREE ALL DAY BUFFET and our top-notch bunch of amazing vendors!  Their booth displays, quality of work and uniqueness surpassed  every past show. We are trully grateful for their efforts and good spirits!

Also, big thanks to the staff at The Sandy Hill Community Center who make everything possible for the show to go smoothly!

And of course, ACTION SANDY HILL who sponsor the entire event.

SEE YOU NEXT YEAR,
Helene Lacelle & Peter Evanchuck

 TO VIEW ALL 2012 SHOW PICTURES CLICK HERE

Saturday, November 10, 2012

Link to our FACEBOOK EVENT Page

Tiny Treasure boxes ready for the ONE Arts&Crafts SALE on next Sunday by Helene Lacelle
Check out our FaceBook Page! Link Bellow!
https://www.facebook.com/events/425506094177301/

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Cassandra Poole tarot card reader Extraordinaire & Derek James ' Out Of This World ' face painter !

TAROT CARD reading for the big kids and FACE PAINTING for the little ones!!

Tarot Card Reading by Cassandra Poole

Returning Face Painter - Derek James

As you wind your way through the enthralling aisles of beautiful stuff at the ONE & ONLY this year, be sure to make time to stop and see the GREAT Cassandra and Derek the Transformer of Faces!

ONE & ONLY arts + craft sale - SUNDAY NOV 18 - 10am - 4pm


Saturday, September 22, 2012

2012 VENDORS LIST

2012 vendors : Marci Simonini, Genna Draper, Munia & Samira Elmasri, Lisa Wilson, Roseangela Gendron, Annettte Bellamy, Joan Alexander, Meeka Stewart, Renee Savoie, Magida El-Kassis, Lorraine Clavel, Eliza von Baeyer, Annabel Dubuc, Sandy Hitsman, Mains De Mariposa, Grunge Papers, Amelie Chartrand, Allison O'connor, Sandra Riddell, Clean Hands-Warm Hearts, Pat Rowan, Todd Chambers, Kathy Monkman, Jim Holdham, Fiona Sant, Morgana Leblanc, Michelle Potter, Retta Rive, Crazy Fox Studio, My-Stow-n-Tow, Sharon Allen, Mie Shimizu, Louise Tremblay, Marie-Paule Lacelle, Joanne Lockyer, Francine Slippert, Barbara Carlson, John Benn, Kathleen&Avya, Nicole deGrandmont, Julia Monahan, Ruth Lyons, Fabrikawakuwaku, Carol Waters, Helene Lacelle, Derek James, Cassandra Poole, Purple Urchin, MAGS Knitting.

Saturday, July 14, 2012

2012 ON-LINE REGISTRATION

Hello Art & Crafters!

Sandy Hill's ONE & ONLY Handmade Art Show is now accepting vendor's application  for this Fall's Nov.18, 2012, show.

Each show is carefully curated and juried to ensure the best mix of crafts and arts, along with quality and originality. 
This annual show showcases over 45 vendors excelling in the world of art and design.

Sandy Hill's ONE & ONLY Handmade ART Show aims to build a local (and beyond) community of indie artists & crafters
by providing an event where they can connect with their fans.

The event  is conveniently located at the Sandy Hill Community Center on Somerset St.E and has lots of FREE parking
at he rear. Like our previous shows, we offer a fabulous ALL DAY FREE BUFFET to all vendors and shoppers!


Please read application guidelines carefully.



2012 CALL TO VENDORS - APPLY ON-LINE ONLY !

WHAT: Sandy Hill's ONE & ONLY HandMade Art show - 2012

WHERE: 250 Somerset East, Ottawa, Sandy Hill Community Center

WHEN: Sunday November 18, 2012, 10 am to 4pm

 

   - YOUR NAME
   - CONTACT INFO
   - WEBLINK (if applicable)
   - BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF YOUR WORK (what materials used)
    -PRICE RANGE
    -4 LOW RESOLUTION IMAGE

email to: sandyhill_oneandonly@yahoo.ca

-Deadline: August 31, 2012

-All successful applicants will be notified by September 12, 2012.

By applying to this show you are agreeing to the following:

Terms & Conditions:

- FEES: $45.00 - (  DO NOT SEND FEE UNTIL YOU HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED WITH NEWS OF ACCEPTANCE! )

-All products sold at the event must be made by the applicant. He/She must be the one selling the work. (partners, spouses, or others may be there as well)

-No mass-produced items are allowed to be sold at this event.

-This is a juried show in order to maintain the highest quality of freaking good Arts and Crafts!

-To avoid disappointment, we suggest that items within an affordable price range are offered for sale (below $ 50.00).

-Every vendor is responsible for his/her own cash transactions.

-All spaces will measure at least 8 feet by 5 feet.

-rectangular tables 6 x 2 1/2 feet and a few round tables with a diameter 5 feet will be provided & 2 chairs.

-set-up time 8:00 am

-I understand that it is my responsibility to comply with all Federal/Provincial and local regulations regarding the sale of

goods at a craft fair. I agree to keep within the display regulation.

I and my heirs do voluntarily waive and release each and every right or claim or damages we and each of us have or may have against the

Organizers and / or the Corporation of the City of Ottawa, their agents or representatives for any and all injuries, accidents or mishaps however occasioned.



This event is sponsored by Action Sandy Hill and all proceeds raised go to this organization. 
A raffle will be held on the day of the event - Any donation will be greatly appreciated.
THANKS!!

Your hosts,
Peter Evanchuck
Helene Lacelle

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Hello from Sandy Hill's ONE & ONLY ARTS & CRAFT SHOW!

Mie Shimizu waving HI to EVERYBODY OUT THERE!


Jim Holdam basking in the sunshine and his  'Porch Art'
Our BOYS in the Kitchen: Marc Lacelle, Chef Peter Evanchuck, Francois Bregha and Dallas Fletcher entertained us with their  all day free buffet and good cheers!
To see more photos of the ONE & ONLY ARTS & CRAFT SHOW please click HERE

To read full article in IMAGE NEWSPAPER click HERE

Monday, July 4, 2011

2011 * ON - LINE REGISTRATION *

2011 CALL TO VENDORS


WHAT: Sandy Hill's ONE & ONLY Arts and Craft sale 2011 *CALL FOR VENDORS*
WHERE: 250 Somerset East, Ottawa, Sandy Hill Community Center
WHEN: Sunday November 20, 2011, 10 am to 4pm

Artists and crafters are invited to apply for the 6th annual ONE & ONLY Arts and Crafts Sale in beautiful Sandy Hill, on Sunday November 20, 2011.
Our aim is to attract the BEST local artisans with the MOST affordable crafts. The comments we most often receive about our craft show is: "WOW! I can actually
afford to buy something for everybody on my list!"
Of course, we also offer our amazing ALL DAY FREE BUFFET prepared lovingly by Chef Peter Evanchuck keeping our vendors happy and the shoppers, shopping!

If you are interested, please reply by EMAIL ONLY:

  • YOUR NAME
  • CONTACT INFO
  • WEBLINK (if applicable)
  • BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF YOUR WORK (what materials used)
  • PRICE RANGE
  • 4 LOW RESOLUTION IMAGE

send to: sandyhill_oneandonly@yahoo.ca
-Deadline: August 31, 2011
-All successful applicants will be notified by September 23, 2011.

By applying to this show you are agreeing to the following:

Terms & Conditions:
- FEES: $40.00
-All products sold at the event must be made by the applicant. He/She must be the one selling the work. (partners, spouses, or others may be there as well)
-No mass-produced items are allowed to be sold at this event.
-This is a juried show in order to maintain the highest quality of freaking good crafts!
-To avoid disappointment, we suggest that items within an affordable price range are offered for sale (below $ 50.00).
-Every vendor is responsible for his/her own cash transactions.
-All spaces will measure at least 8 feet by 5 feet.
-rectangular tables 6 x 2 1/2 feet and a few round tables with a diameter 5 feet will be provided & 2 chairs.
-set-up time 8:00 am

-I understand that it is my responsibility to comply with all Federal/Provincial and local regulations regarding the sale of
goods at a craft fair. I agree to keep within the display regulation.
I and my heirs do voluntarily waive and release each and every right or claim or damages we and each of us have or may have against the
Organizers and / or the Corporation of the City of Ottawa, their agents or representatives for any and all injuries, accidents or mishaps however occasioned.

This event is sponsored by Action Sandy Hill and all proceeds raised go to this organization. We request that all participating vendors donate an item that will be
included in a raffle at the day of the show

thanks,

Peter Evanchuck
Maria von Finckenstein
Helene Lacelle

Sunday, November 28, 2010

Mayor Jim Watson and Chef Peter Evanchuck, NOV.21, ONE & ONLY craft fair, Sandy Hill Community Center, OTTAWA.


Mayor Jim Watson gets chummy with Chef Peter Evanchuck and a plate of vegetarian burritos!
To see more photos of the ONE & ONLY show click on - 2010 photos - tab above.

Sunday, November 7, 2010

Sunday, October 3, 2010

FINAL SELECTION FOR THE 2010 ONE + ONLY SHOW !!!

Your pictures and fotos in a slideshow on MySpace, eBay, Facebook or your website!view all pictures of this slideshow

NEXT ONE + ONLY SHOW IS:

NOV.21 10 am to 4pm

Sandy Hill Community Center

250 Somerset St. East

Ottawa

Denise Atkinson, Sharon Allen, Nancy Blimkie, Dawn Burnham, Beadworks, Annette Bellamy, John Benn, Barbara Carlson, Lorraine Clavell, Francine Chamaillard, Drama Queen, CleanHands WarmHands, Degas Chocolates, The Grunge Papers, Marry Garrett, Touch of Italy, Juicy Design-Branch, Morgana Leblanc, Sharon Lafferty, Harvest Honey, Off The Cuff, Indigo Design, Hailey Richards, Retta Rive, Catharine Nutt, Kathy Monkman, Michelle Potter, PR Design, Sandra Ridell, Wendy Rockburn, Nadine Sculland, Laura Stephens, Fiona Sant, Rosemary Scraggs, Helene Lacelle. Joan Alexander, Louise Tremblay, Joanne Lockyer, Carol Waters, Jim Holdham, Amendes de Maribel, Mains de Mariposa, Fabrikawakuwaku, Karina Bergman, Karin Norstrom, Chris Binkowski, Anya & Kathleen, Lucie Dufresne, Sarah Moffat, Genna, Hailey Richards.

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

ONE + ONLY SHOW 2009 HIGHLIGHTS !!!

We had such a blast on Sunday Nov.22!
The best turn-out so far! We want to thank
all our vendors for their generous donations
for our raffle to off-set the cost of
the all day free buffet!
A big thank you also to the kitchen volunteers
Alexandra Girard, Laura Fauquier and Jim Hall
who worked side by side with our super energetic
Chef Peter Evanchuck! They kept the FREE food coming
all day. The atmosphere at the Sandy Hill Community Centre
was jubilant!


Saturday, November 14, 2009

ONE + ONLY CRAFT FAIR NOV.22


Next weekend is our ONE+ ONLY CRAFT FAIR at
the Sandy Hill community Center, 250 Somerset East.
If you're hungry for art and free food this is
the place to come.
Yes that's right,
FREE FOOD and beverages while you shop
and chat with vendors and neighbors.
60 of the best artisans from the region
have gathered together for one day only
to sell their hand-made one of a kind creations.
Come experience ART + FOOD + FUN !

SHOP TIL YOU DROP
EAT TIL YOU FAINT
!

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

2009 LIST OF ARTISTS

For more info and registration form:
email us at:
sandyhillxmasfair@yahoo.ca

MANY MORE ARTISTS TO COME !


Pam Devine
Nadine Sculland
Joanne Lockyer
Suzanna Sullivan
Lori Sword - Koko Chocolates
Carol Waters
Terri-Ann Ryerson
Janice Moorehead
Sharon Allen
Iya Carson
Denise Atkinson
Lorraine Clavell
Coralie Gonzales
Rosangela Gendron
Karen Norstrom
Rosemary Scragg
Kathy Monkman
John Benn
Barbara Carlson
Sandy Riddell
Bonnie Mechefske - Mains De Mariposa
Jim Holdham
Jane Chandler
Maria von Finckenstein
Joan Alexander
Vaishali Chouhan - ecoequitable
Helene Lacelle
Morgana Leblanc
Mina Hanbury
Degas Chocolates
Elizabeth Krug
Annette Bellamy
Louise Tremblay
Kathrin von Dehn
Grant Wilkins
Ildiko Gzako
Sandra Marshall

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

ONE + ONLY 2008



This what the Sandy Hill Community Centre looked like
most of the day. Lot's of happy people!

FRANCINE SLIPPERT


'If I had a million dollars' like the song says, I would buy
everything Francine Slippert creates!

PAM LEVINE


Pam makes these delightful little boxes out of
dried oranges turned inside out. They feel wonderful
to hold and smell heavenly!