The Garden Art Fair is back at Reiman Gardens this year for its 18th season after being canceled last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The event, which features nature-inspired art from more than 50 artists, will be held Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
“We have a lot of new artists this year,” Beth Wessel-Kroeschell, events coordinator for Reiman, said. “We have some that are returning, but we certainly have a lot of new ones that we’ve never had before. So that’s very exciting.”
She said she was concerned that, although there’s been a groundswell of new artists registering, organizers haven’t heard from some of the loyal artists who have been there in the past.
“I think the pandemic may have had an impact on them not being able to sell their artwork at these kinds of shows for a whole year,” Wessel-Kroeschell said. “The newer artists may