See below for the amazing list of talent coming to the Columbus Country Living Fair. All presentations are included with the price of admission. Dates and times are posted as they are confirmed. Talent and schedule subject to change.
- Kimberly SchlapmanMain Stage
We are thrilled to announce the Little Big Town vocalist and author of the best selling cookbook, Oh Gussie, Kimberly Schlapman, will be joining us in Columbus!
- Annie SloanFriday, Saturday and Sunday 2:00 pmMain Stage
Annie Sloan is widely recognized as one of the world’s most respected experts in paint and colour. As well as authoring 26 internationally sold books, Annie Sloan transformed the world of furniture paint with the creation of her own brand of decorative paint, Chalk Paint®, in 1990.
Annie will talk you through some practical tips and techniques for decorating your home with Chalk Paint®. She’ll also demonstrate some of the most popular Chalk Paint® techniques. You will leave feeling inspired by the beautiful transformations that can be achieved with Chalk Paint® and excited about your own ability to upgrade your furniture – and your home. Perfect for anybody who wants to build their confidence or elevate their skills to another level. At the end of the session there will be an opportunity for the audience to pick Annie’s brains with any Chalk Paint® questions or conundrums!
- Nancy FullerKitchen Stage
Nancy Fuller is a woman of many talents. She’s an author (Farmhouse Rules: Simple, Seasonal Meals for the Whole Family), Food Network star (Farmhouse Rules, Spring Baking Championship, Holiday Baking Championship), and co-owner of Ginsberg’s Foods, a multimillion-dollar business she runs with her husband, David. She’s also a loving mother of six and grandmother of 13. Nancy lives in an authentic 17th-century farmhouse in New York’s Hudson Valley region. Raised on garden vegetables and grass-fed beef, farming has always been in her blood. Her recipes represent her farming roots, and she believes in feeding others delicious, simple meals from the heart.
Featured most recently in the May 2019 issue of Country Living, Nancy joins the Columbus Country Living Fair’s Kitchen Stage all three days! Don’t forget to stop by her booth to pick up a copy of her book, one of her garlic mashers, and to let her know who your favorite baker was on this season’s Spring Baking Championship.
- Junk GypsiesMain Stage
We are thrilled to welcome HGTV and GAC stars the Junk Gypsies, Amie & Jolie Sikes, to the Columbus Country Living Fair! They will be sharing tips on their signature style.
- Kim LeggettMain Stage
Named by Country Living in 2018 as one of the The Country’s 100 Most Creative People, Kim Leggett is an award-winning interior designer and author of the bestselling book City Farmhouse Style, featuring beautiful interior photographs and design tips for achieving the popular farmhouse look. Kim and her husband, David, the other half of the City Farmhouse team, have been legendary pickers for more than 20 years and favorite designers to celebrity clients including Ralph Lauren, Sheryl Crow, and Little Big Town’s Phillip Sweet and Kimberly Schlapman. Their popular cross-country City Farmhouse Popup Shops draw farmhouse enthusiasts from around the globe for the curated, authentic farmhouse antiques and vintage home decor. This year, you’ll find the brand’s popup shop at Country Living Fairs in Columbus and Atlanta, along with their personally selected guest vendors offering vintage wares that compliments the City Farmhouse aesthetic.