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We would love to meet you!  Please introduce yourself to us at one of the events below.  We love meeting people and making new friends.  Have a special request?  Contact us prior to any event and we'll be sure to take along the items you wish to see.

Upcoming Events

2016

November 11-13, 2016
7th Annual West Virginia Arts & Crafts Christmas Spectacular
Ruby Community Center at Mylan Park; 500 Mylan Park Lane; Morgantown, WV
Festival held rain, snow, sleet or shine.  Featuring artists and craftsmen from throughout the region.
Click here for more event information

2017

September 15-17, 2017
Thornville Backwoods Fest
8572 High Point Rd; Thornville, OH
Thornville Backwoods Fest on Google Maps
As soon as you enter the fest, turn right and keep on walking, find us toward the end of that first aisle on the right, Booth 257.  Visit our photo gallery from last year's event.  This very popular, annual festival held the third weekend in September, rain or shine!  There will be over 275 vendors, more than 30 kinds of food and three days of Bluegrass music.  Take in the aroma of open-fire and kettle-cooked foods.   Adult admission $9, children 10 and under free, free parking.  Hours:  10am-6pm Friday, 9am-6pm Saturday, 9am-5pm Sunday.  Click here for more event information

Past Events

2016

September 16-18, 2016
Thornville Backwoods Fest
8572 High Point Rd; Thornville, OH
Thornville Backwoods Fest on Google Maps
As soon as you enter the fest, turn right and keep on walking, find us toward the end of that first aisle on the right, Booth 257.  Visit our photo gallery from last year's event.  This very popular, annual festival held the third weekend in September, rain or shine!  There will be over 275 vendors, more than 30 kinds of food and three days of Bluegrass music.  Take in the aroma of open-fire and kettle-cooked foods.   Adult admission $9, children 10 and under free, free parking.  Hours:  10am-6pm Friday, 9am-6pm Saturday, 9am-5pm Sunday.  Click here for more event information

2015

September 18-20, 2016
Thornville Backwoods Fest
8572 High Point Rd; Thornville, OH
Thornville Backwoods Fest on Google Maps
As soon as you enter the fest, turn right and keep on walking, find us toward the end of that first aisle on the right, Booth 257.  Visit our photo gallery from last year's event.  This very popular, annual festival held the third weekend in September, rain or shine!  There will be over 275 vendors, more than 30 kinds of food and three days of Bluegrass music.  Take in the aroma of open-fire and kettle-cooked foods.   Adult admission $9, children 10 and under free, free parking.  Hours:  10am-6pm Friday, 9am-6pm Saturday, 9am-5pm Sunday.  Click here for more event information

2014

December 6, 2014
The Handmade Holiday Craft Show
The Old Bag Factory; 1100 N Chicago Ave; Goshen, IN
Hours:  9am-3pm.
Click here for more event information

November 22, 2014
Westfield Band Boosters Annual Holiday Craft Show
Westfield High School; 18250 N Union St; Westfield, IN
Westfield High School on Google Maps
Hours:  9am-4pm.  This is a fully-juried show; only handcrafted or hand-embellished goods will be found.  Admission:  $1 adults, free for children 12 and under.  Find us space 65 right in the middle of the show.
Click here for more event information

November 15, 2014
Lawrence Central Performing Arts Association Holiday Craft Boutique
Lawrence Central High School; 7300 E 56th St; Indianapolis, IN
Lawrence Central High School on Google Maps
Hours:  9am-3pm.  Admission $ 3.00, children under 10 free.  Find us in booth 57 in the cafeteria.
Click here for more event information

November 1, 2014
Sugar Plum Holiday Fair
Lutheran High School of Indianapolis; 5555 S Arlington Ave; Indianapolis, IN
Hours:  9am-3pm.
Click here for more event information (N/A)

September, 19-20-21, 2014
Thornville Backwoods Fest
8572 High Point Rd; Thornville, OH
Thornville Backwoods Fest on Google Maps
As soon as you enter the fest, turn right and keep on walking, find us toward the end of that first aisle on the right, Booth 257.  Hours:  10am-6pm Friday, 9am-6pm Saturday, 9am-5pm Sunday.  This very popular, annual festival held the third weekend in September, rain or shine!  There will be over 275 vendors, more than 30 kinds of food and three days of Bluegrass music.  Take in the aroma of open-fire and kettle-cooked foods.   Adult admission $9, children 10 and under free, free parking.  Click here for more event information

September 6-7, 2014
7th Annual Old West Festival
1449 Greenbush Cobb Rd; Williamsburg, OH
Old West Festival on Google Maps
Hours:  10am-6pm Saturdays-Sundays.  Visit us there on the following dates:  9/6-7, 9/13-14 and 9/27-28.  Educational and fun for the entire family.  An "authentic Dodge City Wild West town dating back to 1878" will come alive with live-action scenes like those in the old western movies.  Come in period dress; there is a daily contest costume.  Live entertainment and period interpreters.  Find our booth in the area called Crafter Alley at the corner of Second and Chestnut Streets.  Click here for more event information and a printable event map

September 13-14, 2014
7th Annual Old West Festival
1449 Greenbush Cobb Rd; Williamsburg, OH
Old West Festival on Google Maps
Hours:  10am-6pm Saturdays-Sundays.  Visit us there on the following dates:  9/6-7, 9/13-14 and 9/27-28.  Educational and fun for the entire family.  An "authentic Dodge City Wild West town dating back to 1878" will come alive with live-action scenes like those in the old western movies.  Come in period dress; there is a daily contest costume.  Live entertainment and period interpreters.  Find our booth in the area called Crafter Alley at the corner of Second and Chestnut Streets.  Click here for more event information and a printable event map

September 27-28, 2014
7th Annual Old West Festival
1449 Greenbush Cobb Rd; Williamsburg, OH
Old West Festival on Google Maps
Hours:  10am-6pm Saturdays-Sundays.  Visit us there on the following dates:  9/6-7, 9/13-14 and 9/27-28.  Educational and fun for the entire family.  An "authentic Dodge City Wild West town dating back to 1878" will come alive with live-action scenes like those in the old western movies.  Come in period dress; there is a daily contest costume.  Live entertainment and period interpreters.  Find our booth in the area called Crafter Alley at the corner of Second and Chestnut Streets.  Click here for more event information and a printable event map

October 4, 2014
14th Annual Potter’s Bridge Fall Festival
Potter’s Bridge Park; 19401 N Allisonville Rd; Noblesville, IN
Potter's Bridge Park on Google Maps
Hours:  11am-3pm.  Find us in Space 20 on the bridge.  Hours:  11am-3pm.  FREE event.  Enjoy a beautiful fall day at Potter's Bridge Park during the 14th annual Potter's Bridge Fall Festival. Listen to live music, visit the art and craft booths, take your little ones to the kids area, and enjoy the natural scenery of Noblesville's most scenic park on the White River Greenway Trail.  Click here for more event information

2013

May 4, 2013
29th Annual Arts & Crafts Fair
4-H Fairgrounds; 620 N Apple St; Greenfield, IN
Hours:  9am-5pm.  FREE parking and FREE admission.  Sponsored by Riley Wrangler Square Dance Club.  Find us in booth B39.  Click here for more event information

September 20-22, 2013
Thornville Backwoods Fest
8572 High Point Rd; Thornville, OH
Thornville Backwoods Fest on Google Maps
As soon as you enter the fest, turn right and keep on walking, find us toward the end of that first aisle on the right, Booth 257.  Hours:  10am-6pm Friday, 9am-6pm Saturday, 9am-5pm Sunday.  This very popular, annual festival held the third weekend in September, rain or shine!  There will be over 275 vendors, more than 30 kinds of food and three days of Bluegrass music.  Take in the aroma of open-fire and kettle-cooked foods.   Adult admission $9, children 10 and under free, free parking.  Click here for more event information

October 5, 2013
14th Annual Potter’s Bridge Fall Festival
Potter’s Bridge Park; 19401 N Allisonville Rd; Noblesville, IN
Potter's Bridge Park on Google Maps
Find us in Space 20 on the bridge.  Hours:  11am-3pm.  FREE event.  Enjoy a beautiful fall day at Potter's Bridge Park during the 14th annual Potter's Bridge Fall Festival. Listen to live music, visit the art and craft booths, take your little ones to the kids area, and enjoy the natural scenery of Noblesville's most scenic park on the White River Greenway Trail.  Click here for more event information

October 11-20, 2013
Covered Bridge Festival
Bridgeton Craft Barn; 3289 E Hawkins Rd; Bridgeton, IN
Bridgeton Craft Barn on Google Maps
We're in Space 56, see building 27A on the Covered Bridge Festival Town Map.  Hours:  9am-6pm daily.  This countywide festival, Indiana's largest festival, always starts on the 2nd Friday in October is nationally known as one of the largest.  Headquartered on the courthouse lawn in Rockville, Indiana, since 1957, you will find food served by many of the non-profit organizations of the county that use funds from the Festival to promote their organizations throughout the year.  A large tent and streets around the courthouse are filled with crafters and vendors for your shopping delight.  Daily, FREE entertainment is scheduled on the south side of the courthouse.  Click here for more event information

November 2, 2013
41st Annual Gift & Hobby Show
Shelbyville Middle School; 1200 McKay Rd; Shelbyville, IN
Shelbyville Middle School on Google Maps
Hours:  9am-4pm.  FREE event.  Stroll the isles full of unique handcrafted items such as jewelry, clothing, decorations for the home and many more.  You will also find vendors of well established home-based businesses such as Creative Memories, Pampered Chef, Tupperware and Scentsy just to name a few.  Wonderful cakes, pies, cookies and fudge can be purchased.  This event is one of the largest fund-raisers for Delta Theta Tau Sorority, Zeta Lambda Chapter, of Shelbyville.
Click here for more event information

November 16, 2013
Lawrence Central Performing Arts Association Holiday Craft Boutique
Lawrence Central High School; 7300 E 56th St; Indianapolis, IN
Lawrence Central High School on Google Maps
Hours:  9am-3pm.  Admission $ 3.00, children under 10 free.  Find us in booth 57 in the cafeteria.
Click here for more event information

November 23, 2013
Westfield Band Boosters Annual Holiday Craft Show
Westfield High School; 18250 N Union St; Westfield, IN
Westfield High School on Google Maps
Hours:  9am-4pm.  The 2013 show will be a fully-juried show; only handcrafted or hand-embellished goods will be found.  Admission:  $1 adults, free for children 12 and under.  Find us space 65 right in the middle of the show.
Click here for more event information

November 29 - December 1, 2013
Holiday Art, Craft & Gift Show
Eastwood Expo Center; 5555 Youngstown Warren Rd; Niles, OH
Eastwood Expo Center on Google Maps
Hours:  10am-6pm Friday-Saturday, 10am-5pm Sunday.  Find us in booth 922, right side near the food court.  Click here for more event information and to print a BOGO admission coupon!

2012

April 21, 2012
Market on State
Market on State; 1002 E State St; Athens, OH
Hours:  10am-1pm.  FREE to browse.  ALPACA (Athens Local Professional Artists & Craftsmen Association) launched a new series of outdoor art markets.  In conjunction with the Athens Farmers Market, association members will feature items such as glasswork, jewelry, ceramics, woodwork, fiber arts, crafts and children's clothing.  Come see, touch and smell our lotion bars and homemade soap.  In addition to the mini-dishes and other small items, there will be larger hand-painted pottery such as dinner platters, mugs, berry and serving bowls, much more!  For more info, call (740) 868-8070 or 551-2347

May 4-5, 2012
Mom’s Weekend at The Dairy Barn
Dairy Barn Arts Center; 8000 Dairy Lane; Athens, OH
Hours:  3-8pm Saturday, 10am-5pm Sunday.  Susan Sherman will have her hand-painted pottery including full sets of dinnerware, mugs, serving bowls and platters, chip-and-dip sets, berry bowls and her very popular mini-dishes, votive cups, more.  She will also have with her our homemade soap and lotion bars.  Click here for more event information

May 19, 2012
Market on State
Market on State; 1002 E State St; Athens, OH
Hours:  10am-1pm.  FREE to browse.  ALPACA (Athens Local Professional Artists & Craftsmen Association) launched a new series of outdoor art markets.  In conjunction with the Athens Farmers Market, association members will feature items such as glasswork, jewelry, ceramics, woodwork, fiber arts, crafts and children's clothing.  Come see, touch and smell our lotion bars and homemade soap.  In addition to the mini-dishes and other small items, there will be larger hand-painted pottery such as dinner platters, mugs, berry and serving bowls, much more!

June 16, 2012
Market on State
Market on State; 1002 E State St; Athens, OH
Hours:  10am-1pm.  FREE to browse.  ALPACA (Athens Local Professional Artists & Craftsmen Association) launched a new series of outdoor art markets.  In conjunction with the Athens Farmers Market, association members will feature items such as glasswork, jewelry, ceramics, woodwork, fiber arts, crafts and children's clothing.  Come see, touch and smell our lotion bars and homemade soap.  In addition to the mini-dishes and other small items, there will be larger hand-painted pottery such as dinner platters, mugs, berry and serving bowls, much more!

July 5-8, 2012
Westmoreland Arts & Heritage Festival
Twin Lakes Park; 252 Twin Lakes Rd; Latrobe, PA
We will be there with a large inventory of our homemade soap, lotion bar (our customers' favorite item) and many other things you are sure to enjoy.  Susan Sherman, potter, will be with us showing her pieces that are both practical and beautiful.  This fest boasts the best in visual and live performing arts, traditional and fine crafts, cultural heritage activities, humanities, exciting ethnic foods – something for everyone’s tastes.  Directions to Twin Lakes Park: From Route 30, turn onto Donohoe Road at the light for Westmoreland Mall near Greensburg. (This is a right turn if heading West and a left turn when traveling East.) After turning from the highway, turn right to stay with Donohoe Road (passing the Toys-R-Us on your left). Continue straight through a traffic light and two stop signs. Just after the second stop sign, make a left at the sign for Twin Lakes Park. Follow the signs.  Click here for more event information

July 21, 2012
Market on State
Market on State; 1002 E State St; Athens, OH
Hours:  10am-1pm.  FREE to browse.  ALPACA (Athens Local Professional Artists & Craftsmen Association) launched a new series of outdoor art markets.  In conjunction with the Athens Farmers Market, association members will feature items such as glasswork, jewelry, ceramics, woodwork, fiber arts, crafts and children's clothing.  Come see, touch and smell our lotion bars and homemade soap.  In addition to the mini-dishes and other small items, there will be larger hand-painted pottery such as dinner platters, mugs, berry and serving bowls, much more!

August 18, 2012
Market on State
Market on State; 1002 E State St; Athens, OH
Hours:  10am-1pm.  FREE to browse.  ALPACA (Athens Local Professional Artists & Craftsmen Association) launched a new series of outdoor art markets.  In conjunction with the Athens Farmers Market, association members will feature items such as glasswork, jewelry, ceramics, woodwork, fiber arts, crafts and children's clothing.  Come see, touch and smell our lotion bars and homemade soap.  In addition to the mini-dishes and other small items, there will be larger hand-painted pottery such as dinner platters, mugs, berry and serving bowls, much more!

September 1-3, 2012
56th Annual Hesston Steam & Power Show
County Rd 1000 N; La Porte, IN
Hours:  10am-5pm.  Four big days!  Steam train rides on three railroads, including a 1929 logging locomotive; steam tractor demos; operating steam-powered saw mill and steam crane; functioning steam powered electric generating plant; county fair-style food stands, flea market, much more!  Click here for more event information

September 14-15-16, 2012
Thornville Backwoods Fest
8572 High Point Rd; Thornville, OH
This very popular, annual festival held the third weekend in September, rain or shine!  Arts, Crafts, Food, Music.  Louise and Tina will have their lotion bars and homemade soaps; Susan will have her hand-painted pottery items.  As soon as you enter the fest, turn right and keep on walking.  They're on the right, Booth 257.  Take in the aroma of open-fire and kettle-cooked foods.  Fri 10am-6pm, Sat 9am-6pm, Sun 9am-5pm.  Adult admission $8, children 10 and under free, free parking.  Click here for more event information

September 15, 2012
Market on State
Hours:  10am-1pm.  FREE to browse.  ALPACA (Athens Local Professional Artists & Craftsmen Association) launched a new series of outdoor art markets.  In conjunction with the Athens Farmers Market, association members will feature items such as glasswork, jewelry, ceramics, woodwork, fiber arts, crafts and children's clothing.  Come see, touch and smell our lotion bars and homemade soap.  In addition to the mini-dishes and other small items, there will be larger hand-painted pottery such as dinner platters, mugs, berry and serving bowls, much more!

October 6, 2012
13th Annual Potter’s Bridge Fall Festival
Potter’s Bridge Park; 19401 N Allisonville Rd; Noblesville, IN
Hours:  11am-3pm.  FREE event.  Enjoy a beautiful fall day at Potter 's Bridge Park during the 13th annual Potter 's Bridge Fall Festival. Listen to live music, visit the art and craft booths, take your little ones to the kids area, and enjoy the natural scenery of Noblesville's most scenic park on the White River Greenway Trail.  Click here for more event information

October 12-21, 2012
Covered Bridge Festival
All of Parke County, Indiana
Daily, 9am-6pm.  Find us in Bridgeton, Indiana, next to the 1878 House across from the Mill.  This countywide festival, Indiana's largest festival, always starts on the 2nd Friday in October is nationally known as one of the largest.  Headquartered on the courthouse lawn in Rockville, Indiana, since 1957, you will find food served by many of the non-profit organizations of the county that use funds from the Festival to promote their organizations throughout the year.  A large tent and streets around the courthouse are filled with crafters and vendors for your shopping delight.  Daily, FREE entertainment is scheduled on the south side of the courthouse.  Click here for more event information

November 3, 2012
40th Annual Gift & Hobby Show
Shelbyville Middle School; 1200 McKay Rd; Shelbyville, IN
Hours:  9am-4pm.  FREE event.  Stroll the isles full of unique handcrafted items such as jewelry, clothing, decorations for the home and many more.  You will also find vendors of well established home-based businesses such as Creative Memories, Pampered Chef, Tupperware and Scentsy just to name a few.  Wonderful cakes, pies, cookies and fudge can be purchased.  This event is one of the largest fund-raisers for Delta Theta Tau of Shelbyville.  Find us in Booth 80.  Click here for more event information

November 17, 2012
Lawrence Central Performing Arts Association Holiday Craft Boutique
Lawrence Central High School; 7300 East 56th Street; Indianapolis, IN
Hours:  9am-3pm.  Admission $ 3.00, children under 10 free.  Click here for more event information

December 1, 2012
WR Holiday Bazaar & Pancake Breakfast
Winding Ridge School of Inquiry & The Arts; 11825 E 46th St; Indianapolis, IN
Hours:  9am-3pm.  $ 3.00 admission.  Pancakes are served 9am-12pm.  Click here for more event information

 

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