Thursday, July 11, 2013

The 1st Weekend Handmade Market Returns!

The 1st Weekend Handmade Market returns to the War Memorial Building (102 E. German Street, Shepherdstown, WV) this weekend, July 13th-14th.  But wait....this the 2nd weekend! What's going on??  The War Memorial Building was scheduled for another event last weekend, so we rescheduled the event to the 2nd weekend in July. The Handmade Market will resume the 1st weekend schedule August-November.

Come and discover
a delightfully curated marketplace of local independent artists, designers and crafters.  Find unique creations from Susan Carney (fine art paintings, monotypes, cards), Nature's Inspirations (gemstone jewelry with fair-trade components), Creative Art and Soul (engraved stone/glass pendants and mosaics), Shea Wolfe Designs (clothing, accessories, masks, jewelry and fine art),  MFJ designs (knitted/crocheted items, polymer clay creations), Two Rivers Turnings (functional hand-turned woodcraft), Cottage of Herbs (herbs, teas, dips and vinegars), Sweetwood Fine Art (photography, prints, mixed-media and collage), and No Match Studio (hand-thrown functional pottery).  

The Market's hours are 10:00 am-7:00 pm on Saturday and 9:00 am-4:00 pm on SundayThe 1st Weekend Handmade Market is a wonderful celebration of handmade arts, crafts and community!  We hope to see you there!  
 Pod by Barry Chlypavka at No Match Studio

 Beaded Sash by Liz Chlypavka at No Match Studio

 Fine Art Butterfy by Susan Carney 

Jewelry, hats, scarves by Teddy Shea at Shea Wolfe Designs

Gemstone Chakra necklaces and pendants made with fair trade components by Susan Halbert of Nature's Inspirations

Custards Last Stand - Art photography by Peggy Meckling at Sweetwood Fine Art

Sandcarved (engraved) glass gem magnets by Kristian McIntyre at Creative Art and Soul

Hand-turned wood based wine glasses by Neil Super at Two Rivers Turnings

 Herb mixes by Inge Ledden at Cottage of Herbs

Polymer clay earring creations on handpainted cards by Susan Holloway at MFJ Designs.