Putting on a Fun Face at the downtown artisan market in Shelton

Giulianna Mallozzi, 6, of Shelton gets her face painted by Dana Palermo of Crazy Fun Face Painting and Body Art during the Downtown Handmade Market in Shelton. (Photo by Brad Durrell)

The indoor market returns this Saturday, April 4, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Conti Building, 415 Howe Ave. Free parking in the Shelton Farmers Market Building lot (off Cornell and West Canal streets).

The Downtown Handmade Market features artisans, food producers and unique businesses from Shelton and elsewhere in Connecticut. It is held on the first Saturday of every month in the downtown Shelton location.

The market began during the recent Christmas season as part of the Celebrate Shelton initiative. Learn more at www.celebrateshelton.com.