Show Schedule

2018 Show Schedule (so far)  

James will be demonstrating his art at many of these shows, please stop by & see the detailed process behind his handcrafted porcelain jewelry.


January, February & March 2018

To Bead True Blue Show - part of the Tuscon Gem & Mineral show

Indigo Turtle Art will be back again in 2019!

January 27 - February 4th, 2018  


Arizona Renaissance Festival


February 10 thru April 1, 2018

        Saturdays & Sundays, Presidents Day Monday ~ 10am to 6pm

        Rain or Shine - Free parking

        12601 E. US Highway 60, Gold Canyon AZ 85118

        (520) 463-2600 ~ see details 

        map & directions on their website


April, May & June 2018


No shows in April, James will be busy in the studio finishing up the group he worked during his demonstrations at the Arizona Renaissance Festival

May 12 - 13, 2018 Mother’s Day Weekend


Beaux Arts - on the streets & grounds around the Figge Museum, Davenport IA

Booth # 115     across from the Figge Museum


May 26 & 27, 2018

St. Charles Fine Art Show - St. Charles, IL

On the banks of the Fox River

Booth # 125

Sat 10 - 6 & Sun 10 - 5



Bead & Button Show ~ Milwaukee, WI ~ Booth #1235

We are super excited to announce that we will be exhibiting for the 2nd time time at this premier show and are looking forward to sharing James unique designs with other jewelry designers from around the world.

Registered attendees only

Tues. June 5 ~ 9 - 11 pm

Thurs. June 7 ~ 4 - 8 pm

Public Market Place Dates

June 8, 9, 10, 2018 ~



Park Point Art Fair

June 23 & 24 10 - 5 each day

Duluth, MN



July, August & September 2018


Bristol Renaissance Faire ~ Just south of Kenosha, WI on the IL/WI stateline. Weekends July 7/8, thru Labor Day Monday, 2018 10A - 7P each day. 

         James will be demonstrating his art, stop by & watch the magic!


Minnesota Renaissance Festival ~ Shakopee, MN  ~ Weekends starting August 19th thru October 1, 2017 9A - 7P each day  

Exciting NEWS for Indigo Turtle Art!!  Visit us right next door at our new shop, #124!!  Larger showroom with better protection from Mother Nature, James has big plans for this space, check it out & watch the transformation!

Celebrating its 47th season! Free Parking open Rain or Shine! Come and be a part of this long-standing tradition by visiting the festival grounds at 12364 Chestnut Blvd., Shakopee, MN


October, November & December 2018


Galena Country Fair ~ Galena, IL  ~ October 7 & 8, 2018 ~ Sat. 10A - 5P; Sun. 10A - 4P

        Galena Country Fair boasts more than 150 vendors offering original, handmade arts, crafts and fine arts. Held in picturesque Grant Park overlooking historic Galena, Illinois, the fair is a Columbus Day weekend tradition.

Autumn Festival


Sioux Falls, SD


1201 N. West Ave.

Fri. 11am-9pm; Sat. 9am-7pm; Sun. 10am-5pm

Adults $8; Seniors $7; Children Under 10 are Free.

Free Parking! 


Autumn Festival


November 1, 2, 3, 4, 2018

Ralston (Omaha), NE


7300 Q St.

Thurs./Fri. 11am-9pm; Sat. 9am-7pm; Sun. 10am-5pm

Adults $8; Seniors $7; Children Under 10 are Free.

Free Parking in the Ralston Arena Lot & Additional Free Shuttle Parking from Horsemen's Park (Lots F & G) located at 6303 Q. Street.   The shuttle runs continuously to and from Ralston Arena and will drop you right at the door!


Autumn Festival


November 8, 9, 10, 11, 2018

Shakopee, MN


1100 Canterbury Rd.

Thurs./Fri. 11am-9pm; Sat. 9am-7pm; Sun. 10am-5pm

Adults $9; Seniors $8; Children Under 10 are Free.

Free Parking!


Autumn Festival ~ Odeum, Villa Park, IL ~ November 15, 16, 17, & 18, 2018 ~ Thurs. 11A to 9P; Fri. 11A to 9P; Sat. 9A – 7P; Sun. 10A to 5P  Booth # D6

        Voted in the Top 100 Classic & Contemporary Show List by Sunshine Artist Magazine, selected artists and crafters offer the best of “American Made” products in a festive marketplace with unique displays reflecting their imagination and creativity. “The artists and crafters thrive on producing something new and different each year and love to talk to the customers about their creative inspirations, their talents and skills! Adults $9.00; Seniors $8.00, Children under 10 free. Free Parking! The Odeum, 1033 North Villa Ave., Villa Park, IL for discount admission tickets


Quad City Christmas Arts and Crafts Fair (27th Annual) ~ QCCA Expo Center - Rock Island, IL ~ November 23 -  25, 2018 ~ Fri. 10A‑5P, Sat. 10A‑5P, Sun. 10A‑4P Booth # H11

        James will be demonstrating his art during show hours, stop by to watch the magic! The Quad City Christmas Arts & Craft Fair is 80% country crafts and 20% fine arts. This is a local promoter who keeps the needs of their customers in mind. Crafters & Artisians  are provided the opportunity to display their products and talents; exhibitors will be demonstrating their arts / crafts throughout the show.  This is the  largest indoor handcrafted fair in the area. $5 admission ($1 off coupons available from exhibitors or through local newspapers); free ages 12 and under; free with new unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots. QCCA Expo Center, 2621 4th Ave., Rock Island, IL 

Winterfair (41st Annual) ~ Columbus, OH ~ December 2, 3 & 4 ~ Fri. 10A - 8P, Sat. 10A - 7 P, Sun. 11A - 4P  Booth # 737