Check it out! Here are some great chances to get unique and handmade gifts, AND catch the work of my friend Julia and her business UnCommon Objects:
Find Julia’s ‘up-cycled’ original art for the body and home at 3 very different venues and meet 100’s of other local artists/crafters. Highly original goods make great gifts and a great shopping experience!
LAPACEKS ORCHARD CRAFT SALE (aka Hand-crafted Hoe-down for the Holidays!)
W7729 Bohling Road, Poynette
Saturday Nov 20-21 from 9a-5p
Over 20 local crafters
5th ANNUAL HOLIDAY CRAFTACULAR
Saturday Nov 28, from 10a-5p
Madison Masonic Temple
301 Wisconsin Avenue, Madison (corner of E Wash & E Johnson)
Juried show, 70 artists/crafters
Can’t get enough of the handmade crafts for sale at Etsy.com? This is the fair for you.
The owners of Anthology, an artsy State Street store, are organizing the annual holiday fair that features indie crafters and artists who have a “slightly more untraditional perspective,” according to co-owner Laura Komai.
ART AT THE DEPOT SALE
Saturday December 12, from 9a-5p
Main St Industries Building—931 East Main Street, Madison
(corner of Main & Brearly 2 blocks off Hwy 51 (E Wash.)
Meet the artists and see the studios!
Here is a sneak peek of a tiny sample of Julia’s jewelry… she also has fun embellished lightswitch plates, lamps, purse clocks, mini metal message boards and lots of other funky – highly original stuff. She’s one smart, creative and amazing woman that I’m fortunate to know and consider a friend!