Wilton artist Emmy Starr, of Emmy Starr Designs, will be a featured seller at the Newtown Arts Festival, as part of the juried artist market. She joins artists and artisans from throughout New England. Starr's specialty is “simple but elegant jewelry designs made with classic sterling silver and timeless gemstones.”

The fifth annual Newtown Arts Festival, which includes many concerts and performances during the month of September, culminates with the Sept. 17-18 outdoor event with 75 artisans and food booths, live music, arts activities, dance performances, puppetry, graffiti art, and a wine and beer garden. The location is Fairfield Hills, Exit 11 of I-84. Admission is $5 per person at the gate, $3 for children 6-12 and children under 6 are free. For more information, visit newtownartsfestival.com.