February 08, 2008

Valentine Craft Show set for Feb. 13-14

by Christi Mathis

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Nothing says "I care about you" better than a gift from the heart, a handmade creation personally chosen with that someone special in mind.

The Valentine Craft Show at Southern Illinois University Carbondale's Student Center, Feb. 13-14 is just the place to shop for the perfect Valentine's present for everyone on your gift list. The sale runs from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. each day in the Hall of Fame. The Student Center Craft Shop event offers jewelry, woven bags, gift baskets, woodcrafts, rugs, quilts, tie-dyed items, handcrafted candles and more.

Visitors can even create personalized handmade Valentine's cards or uniquely beautiful duct tape roses. Professional staff will be on hand to assist in any way possible.