Here’s a full list of the artisans who will attend Fair December 2018.
Click on the artisan’s name below for more information.
Hand block printed scarves, bags, jackets & blankets. Check out on Facebook.
Millinery: hand blocked sinamay and wool felt fascinators and silk hair accessories for special occassions.
We are curators of finely crafted artisan made belt buckles, bracelets, necklaces and other accessories inspired by country western folk roots. Our artists blend “days of old” techniques such as forging copper, carving wood, braiding, sewing or hand tooling leather, with new processes. The result is a beautiful unique line of accessories with a new interpretation of the heart and soul of country. http//www.newcountryspirit.com/#!shop/cvl8
Handmade textile accessories and illustrated greeting cards www.alisonsyer.com
Prints and oil paintings by local Port Credit artist Leslie Buckle.
Alcohol ink paintings, coasters, magnets,postcards, light switch plates and Christmas ornaments.
BATH AND BODY
Specializing in all natural and organic products. Each product is crafted with environmental sustainability in mind and aims to provide each customer with products that are created for their unique beauty needs.
A local Port Credit busing sharing natural skin care products with those looking for a safer more natural option to look and feel good.
From beard to bath, we have you covered. We carry everything you need for mens grooming and women’s pampering and self care.
Handmade alpaca hats, scarves and rugs. Natural stone jeweler, hand painted boxes, natural product Christmas ornaments.
Clothing and accessories created from upcycled and reclaimed textiles.
One-of-a-kind and unique designs for t-shirts, onesies, tote bags, post cards and framed prints to inspire positive change in the person and the world around them. Visit their website at designedtolife.com
Weavers of cotton tea towels, guest towels, runners, place mats, woven silk, wool & chenille scarves, throws and stoles in a variety of yarns and some beautiful hand painted scarves.
The philosophy behind this shop is to provide unique handmade scarves using quality materials with attention to originality and craftsmanship
Recycled sweater mittens made from old preloved wool and wool blend sweaters, polar fleece lined with decorative button accents as well as a variety of knit and crochet accessories. we make all items in a child to adult sizes, our mitten patterns are our own design.
FAIR TRADE COMPANIES
Silk scarves, purses, jewellery travel pouches, all with vibrant colors made by women in Cambodhia
Soul Woven is a fair trade fashion collection curating traditional Mayan creativity into innovative, modern design. Our collection consists of ethically sourced, beautiful authentic handmade pieces including boots, clothing, yoga accessories, exquisite jewelry and more. Soul Woven empowers artisans to gain independence and self-sustainability while allowing our consumers to make conscious and informed purchases. We aim to make ethically sourced products as accessible and convenient to consumers, as any product from the fast fashion industry.
Talis offers ethically sourced artisan silks and silver jewellery. We work directly with tribal communities in Cambodia and Thailand. Our core business practices are focused on economic empowerment for indigenous peoples. www.talis.ca
Chocolate suckers for all occasions…chocolate dipped marshmallow . . . chocolate dipped pretzel rods… chocolate pizza’s . . . clusters . . . bark . . . chocolate dipped rice crispy. Everyone is individually gift wrapped and homemade.
Happy Bees honey provides 100% Ontario honey and is a member of the On Bee Keepers Association. All of our honey is unpasteurized and we create unique flavored honey like cherry, lemon, cinnamon and more . www.happybeesapiary.ca
Delicious chocolate nut toffee.
Freshly baked apple, blueberry and cherry streudel.
Fine gourmet preserves.
Premium Olive Oil and Balsamic Vinegars that are 100% pure and natural. Perfect for gifts cooking and taking your entertainment to the next level. www.myolive.ca
Selection of superb loose leaf tea blends by certified Tea Sommelier.
Delicious holiday decorated cake pops in white chocolate or red velvet cake.
Soup Girl’s artisanal vegan dry soup mixes are healthy delicious and so simple, each jar makes 8 cups of soup, just add water, cook for an hour. A range of flavors available, including spicy coconut lentil, smoky split pea, Italian rice & lentil and carribean rice & peas.
Chocolate covered shortbread, toffee shortbread, coffee shortbread and parmesan rosemary shortbread.
Delicious gourmet granola handcrafted in small batches by a holistic nutritionist. 5 varieties to choose from including pumpkin spice, maple, chai and cinnamon walnut. All free of refined sugar, dairy, wheat or preservatives.
Handmade concrete planters & coasters.
Artificial Christmas table arrangements ranging in size from China mugs to large center pieces, swags and door wreaths.
Jan Jang creates very unique gifts including cork hotplates, hand painted garden prayer flags and personalized room signs.
Hiring women at risk of relinquishing their rights due to poverty in Haiti, selling their Christmas ornaments, metal art and hand crafted jewellery. Keeping families together, also orphan prevention through job creation
Unique vintage plantings
Machine embroidered gifts and treasures for everyone
Our candles are hand-crafted in small batches and contain 2 all natural ingredients, soy wax and essential oils. Lavender, eucalyptus, peppermint, sweet orange, coffee, woodlands and zen. We also use a locally sourced wood wick that crackles as it burns for added ambiance. We are committed to heatl, wellness and sustainability and do not use any synthetic fragrances or added chemicals in our products.
Unique handcrafted jewellery www.anythingspossiblejewellery.ca
All original handmade jewelry – traditional, body and hair, decorative and holiday ornaments. www.beejewelry.ca
I design and create one of a kind wearable art and use Japanese beads, fresh water pearls and swarovski crystals in my earrings and my metal. Everything is nickel and zinc free.
At Dragonfly Girls jewellery, we create handmade jewellery for special girls and women, including necklaces, bracelets, earrings, rings and pendants, beaded bookmark and keychains, chain maille and beaded wirework creations. We also do birthday parties, private lessons and jewellery repair. Find out more at www.dragonfly.ca
Handcrafted artisan jewellery made in Missisauga
Hand-made fused glass pendant and earrings
K8’s Beads is the creation of a Cawthra Park Dance Program student. They feature handcrafted gemstone beaded breacelets which can be personalised to your own style. They carry a variety of gemstone beads to suit any mood or occasion.
An assortment of hand knitted items for children and adults (cowl & infinity scarves, unique hats, dishcloths, animals, decorative snowmen) as well as fleece and flannel blankets for children.
works with slum children and teenagers, they are given healthy snacks, tutoring, mentorship and an opportunity to provide income for their family in a safe environment making paper crafts. On the back of each card is the name of the child who crafted it as a testimony to the change you have made in their life. For more information go to www.earnlearn.org
Handmade stoneware pottery with original designs and glazes.
In this modern fast paced world, where everything is massed produced, I love the idea of making functional pottery that has some soul. I try to incorporate in my work that the piece has been made by hand. I intentionally leave my finger prints or allow my throwing lines to be seen, also I enjoy adding hand carved detail to give texture and to remind the user that this is a piece of pottery made by loving hands.
Hand-painted ceramic serving platters and dishes by local artist Gillian Sych.
Handmade Angel Collection, Christmas ornaments and handmade leather collection.
Timeless Designs features unique Christmas and Holiday ornaments made of glass or polymer clay. Each ornament is designed and handcrafted by Barbra or Richard Darwin.
Hand-crafted wood products including; bowls, plates, vases, candle holders, toys, charcuterie boards & bowls, key fobs, memo boards, bird houses and more.
At the rustic path we love wood. New, old, recycled and salvaged, we use it all to create unique house and holiday decor and wooden signs for you home.
Muskoka kitchen paddles are finely crafted kitchen utensils made from high quality black cherry. You are sure to find a paddle to suit your needs.
Hand crafted wood trays and containers made from high end French, Italian & Spanish vintage wine crates. The trays can be used to serve or as gift baskets filled with your gourmet items etc.
Handmade and hand painted wood and fabric Christmas & Winter decorations.
Local historian and author of Fading History Vol. 1 & 2.
Bookmarks are handcrafted with beads and new or upcycled charms.