Holiday Open House & Craft Extravaganza at the North Market

Kick off your holiday cheer by making the market your first stop the weekend of December 4 and 5. Select the perfectly shaped Christmas tree, listen to holiday music or join the artisans on the second floor and take home a unique hand-crafted gift for loved ones.

Saturday, December 4, 2010

Scheduled Holiday Open House Activities include:

• 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., North Market merchants and Craft Extravaganza vendors on second floor open
for business
• 8 a.m. – 12 p.m., Christmas tree sales on the farmers’ market plaza
• 9 a.m. – 11 a.m., holiday music by Marion Funk, accordion
• 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., Dr. Silverfoot, balloon twister
• 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., face painting
• 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., roasted chestnuts and pretzels with Short Stop Youth Center (farmers
• 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., holiday music by Miss Molly
• 12 – 2 p.m., Joyunspeakable, the living statue as the Nutcracker Toy Soldier
• 1 – 3 p.m., holiday music by Island Breeze
• 3 – 5 p.m., holiday music by the Eileen Howard Jazz Trio

Sunday, December 5, 2010

Scheduled Holiday Open House Activities include:

• 12-5 p.m., North Market merchants and Craft Extravaganza vendors on second floor open for
• 12 – 2 p.m., Dr. Silverfoot, balloon twister
• 12 – 2 p.m., Joyunspeakable, the living statue as the Nutcracker Toy
• 12 -2 p.m., holiday music by Third Wheel
• 2-5 p.m., holiday music by the Piano Peddler

Participating artisans include:
Alison Rose ~ hand-printed tees, hoodies and accessories
Andy Glass ~ hand-blown glass ornaments and sun catchers
Baby Gee’s ~ baby blankets, burp cloths, hooded towels, bags and onesies
BC Appliqué ~ appliquéd towels, bibs, guardian angels
Beau and Pearl ~ hand forged sterling silver jewelry for men and women
Black Market ~ hand knit scarves, crocheted hats, jewelry
Carmacazzi ~ hand printed apparel for men and womenCorazon y M año ~ cigar box jewelry boxes, jewelry, cards
Crafty Beavers ~ knitted kitty hats, plush knitted kitties and dinosaurs, DIY lip balm kits
D.Action Productions ~ hand rolled beeswax candles decorated with flowers, stones and shells
Kristin Ellis ~ original silver-smithed jewelry
Critter Crayons & M y M onster Pillows ~ my monster pillows, critter crayons, greeting cards
FiberZ…LaVerne Kemp Handwovens ~ hand-woven scarves, shawls, hats and purses
4 Healthy Paws ~ homemade healthy dog treats, bandannas, scrapbooks
Gillie Goat Textiles ~ bags, art quilts, appliqué t-shirts, recycled wool patches
Girl Pie ~ pressed fern ornaments, crocheted animals, headbands, mosaics and more
Great Balls of Fire! ~ hand-blown glass ornaments, jewelry, swizzle sticks and more
Green Handle Designs ~ beaded and semi-precious stone jewelry
Honeyrun Farm ~ artisan infused honey, handcrafted soap and beeswax candles
I nfantaisle ~ baby gear including bibs, burp cloths, snack pads and more
Jennifer Sadler Designs ~ jewelry made with resin, glass and stone beads
Jonathan Juravich ~ metal hand-punched ornaments, recycled key chains, greeting cards
M araM ~ bags and accessories from recycled materials
M eatless Art ~ original collages, prints, paintings
M iss M egan M ac ~ accessories and home décor from hand dyed and woven fabrics
M oon Garden ~ handmade candles, soaps, lotions, lip balm, shea butter and perfumes
M organ Art Works ~ wire sculpture, ornaments, kinetic mobiles, watercolor postcards
NOLAA Gallery ~ original artwork, prints and cards
Once Lost Jewelry ~ jewelry made form antique and vintage trinkets and watch parts
Out of the Pink Sky ~ jewelry and chalkboard plates
Prizepig ~ handmade hats from felted sweaters with vintage adornments
Poshta Design ~ handcrafted paper goods including cards, stationery and bookplates
Clinton Reno ~ hand-screened rock posters, t-shirts, journals and stickers
Saskirana Handmade ~ wristlets, totes, quilts, fabric boxes, camera straps
The Scrabble Chick ~ Scrabble tile charms, and journals from upcycled board games
Sweet Stella Designs ~ sweet polymer accessories
Take if for Granite ~ cut and chiseled granite trivets, cheese boards and cutting boards
Ticking Cats ~ watercolor cat clocks, painted wooden boxes and pins
Umbrella Girl Productions ~ sewn stationery, greeting cards, gift cards, hair scarves and pot
Wholly Craft! ~ an array of hand-crafted items by local artisans
Windy Lane Farm Alpacas ~ knitted and hand-woven alpaca items
Heather Wirth ~ original acrylic and oil paintings and prints
With Nature in M ind ~ soap, body butters, herbal bath bags, linen sprays, scrubs and masks
Vintage Vamp ~ artisan jewelry incorporating vintage parts
Vivisect Apparel ~ organic cotton screened tees, bags, scarves, totes, grocery bags

For more information about this event, please call Mary Martineau at (614) 463-9664.

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