Holiday Art & Craft Faire

Saturday, December 2, 2017

Simpkins Family Swim Center / Community Room
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Free admission and parking!


A wide variety of high-quality, handmade art and crafts will be showcased at the annual Holiday Art and Craft Faire! Shoppers will find one-of-a-kind items created by local Santa Cruz County artists and craftspeople, including jewelry, hats and bags, textiles (knitted items, clothing), ornaments, chocolates, soaps, art, nightlights, succulent mini gardens, craft kits for kids, cards, pillows, art glass, and much more! Come on by to find that perfect gift, stocking stuffers, or something for yourself!    2017 Craft Faire vendors' images and website links are listed below; the list will be updated as new information is received from vendors.  

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All booth spaces are filled for the 2017 Craft Faire.  If you are interested in being a vendor for the 2018 Craft Faire, please e-mail and you will be placed on the notification list for next year's event. 

Vendor Name
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Description of Vendors' Work Website links 
Kathy Abma jewelry - bracelets, earrings, and necklaces - keyrings, wine stoppers, and beaded bookmarks
Agape LaVie organic bath and body products
Robin Appleby  handcrafted pendants and earrings from copper, brass, and sterling silver - some enamel work
Berserk Glassworks  glass pendants and earrings, rings, copper patina cuffs, leather cuffs, all-natural body products 
Haley Brown 2018 illustrated calendars, art prints, illustrations, original stickers
Chocolate Visions chocolates and artisan confections
Brian DuPraw  fused glass serving dishes, platters, and clocks    
Flora / Fauna handmade nightlights, throw pillows, art prints and giftwrap
For the Love of Clay jewelry, glasses, picture frames and more made with polymer clay and metal accents
Fossil+Fern handmade concrete pots with painted designs, air plants on driftwood 
Garage Band Jewelry  jewelry made from recycled metals 
Brenna Green matted photographs, pressed seaweed & photo jewelry, and cards, magnets and calendars featuring artist's photography

Green Lion Forge bead and wire bracelets, upcycled bottle trays, art glass pendants
In the Redwoods knit items: baby hats, quilts, ladies' and kids' gloves, coffee cozies,  applique shirts & onesies, baby blankets, dog scarves and cat toys
Tracy Jones & Nina Wahl fabric crafts - potholders, coasters, casserole carriers, aprons; handmade pottery
Laughing Wolf Creations glass seedbead jewelry and accessories, handbeaded using Native American flat & tubular peyote stitch    
Love, Mom Designs Sterling silver jewelry with enamelling, semi-precious stones and seaglass.    
Lundberg Studios  art glass, including glass pendants, paperweights, and small cast pieces 
Halimah Martin photography, cards, and home-canned pickles, jams and marmalades
No Trace Shop market totes, lunch bags, snack & sandwich bags, tea towels, produce bags, beeswax wraps, all handmade for zero-waste living
Andi Rowe handmade greeting cards, gift card holders, and multi-media artworks
Seaglass Creations by Monica ocean-tumbled sea-galss necklaces, bracelets, and earrings
Karen Scott quilled paper earrings, needle-tatted earrings and bracelets, handmade boxes and cards
Ruth Smith handsewn and quilted items for home - tablerunners, ornaments, lavender sachets, and wall hangings.
So and Soap handmade soaps and bath bombs
Terra Create quality crafts pre-packed into convenient kits for children
Thea's Touch charming, tiny succulent dish gardens in teacups and vintage containers   
Michelle Widman reclaimed wood art for your wall
Santa Cruz County Department of Parks, Open Space and Cultural Services
979 17th Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
General Information (Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Phone: (831)