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PHOTOS: The 80th annual Craftsmen’s Fair kicks off at Mount Sunapee in Newbury

  • From left: Nancy Sander, Christina Verrette and Mary Alice Timmons walk with peace dove puppets around the Mount Sunapee resort on the first day of the 80th annual Craftsmen's Fair in Newbury on August 3, 2013. Sander is an artist whose studio, Roaring Duck Puppets, is based in Salisbury, Mass. and brought her work on roaming display for the fair. She also has a dragon puppet, manned by seven people, that will be winding throughout the resort throughout the weekend. The fair runs everyday until the 11th with craft booths, demonstrations and live entertainment. <br/>(ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)

    From left: Nancy Sander, Christina Verrette and Mary Alice Timmons walk with peace dove puppets around the Mount Sunapee resort on the first day of the 80th annual Craftsmen's Fair in Newbury on August 3, 2013. Sander is an artist whose studio, Roaring Duck Puppets, is based in Salisbury, Mass. and brought her work on roaming display for the fair. She also has a dragon puppet, manned by seven people, that will be winding throughout the resort throughout the weekend. The fair runs everyday until the 11th with craft booths, demonstrations and live entertainment.
    (ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)

  • Leo Reinhart-Adler, 11, works on his bronze wire pieces at the Next Generation retail craft tent during the first day of the 80th annual Craftsmen's Fair at Mount Sunapee resort in Newbury on August 3, 2013. Reinhart-Adler is from Switzerland and is on his family's annual vacation to the area, which has always included visiting the craftmen's fair. He's been creating with wire in "fits and spurts" according to his father since he was seven and was invited for the second year in a row to display. <br/><br/>(ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)

    Leo Reinhart-Adler, 11, works on his bronze wire pieces at the Next Generation retail craft tent during the first day of the 80th annual Craftsmen's Fair at Mount Sunapee resort in Newbury on August 3, 2013. Reinhart-Adler is from Switzerland and is on his family's annual vacation to the area, which has always included visiting the craftmen's fair. He's been creating with wire in "fits and spurts" according to his father since he was seven and was invited for the second year in a row to display.

    (ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)

  • Glass flowers were on display at Pelham artist Joseph Godek's booth at the first day of the 80th annual Craftsmen's Fair at Mount Sunapee resort in Newbury on August 3, 2013. The fair runs everyday until the 11th with craft booths, demonstrations and live entertainment. <br/><br/>(ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)

    Glass flowers were on display at Pelham artist Joseph Godek's booth at the first day of the 80th annual Craftsmen's Fair at Mount Sunapee resort in Newbury on August 3, 2013. The fair runs everyday until the 11th with craft booths, demonstrations and live entertainment.

    (ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)

  • From left: Nancy Sander, Christina Verrette and Mary Alice Timmons walk with peace dove puppets around the Mount Sunapee resort on the first day of the 80th annual Craftsmen's Fair in Newbury on August 3, 2013. Sander is an artist whose studio, Roaring Duck Puppets, is based in Salisbury, Mass. and brought her work on roaming display for the fair. She also has a dragon puppet, manned by seven people, that will be winding throughout the resort throughout the weekend. The fair runs everyday until the 11th with craft booths, demonstrations and live entertainment. <br/>(ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)
  • Leo Reinhart-Adler, 11, works on his bronze wire pieces at the Next Generation retail craft tent during the first day of the 80th annual Craftsmen's Fair at Mount Sunapee resort in Newbury on August 3, 2013. Reinhart-Adler is from Switzerland and is on his family's annual vacation to the area, which has always included visiting the craftmen's fair. He's been creating with wire in "fits and spurts" according to his father since he was seven and was invited for the second year in a row to display. <br/><br/>(ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)
  • Glass flowers were on display at Pelham artist Joseph Godek's booth at the first day of the 80th annual Craftsmen's Fair at Mount Sunapee resort in Newbury on August 3, 2013. The fair runs everyday until the 11th with craft booths, demonstrations and live entertainment. <br/><br/>(ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)

In its 80th year, the annual Craftsmen’s Fair, organized by the League of New Hampshire Craftsmen, filled bright white tents at the foot of the Mount Sunapee resort in Newbury with original works. The fair kicked off yesterday and continues through August 11 with craft booths, demonstrations and live entertainment.

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