Indie Market @ Manchester Street
This Saturday, Habersham Gardens will host its first annual Indie Crafts Market featuring works for sale by fifteen of Atlanta’s most talented artists and crafters at our outdoor fall festival. Find links to the artists’ websites below.
The event is free to the public and participating artists are asked to make a small donation to P.A.L.S. (Pets are Loving Support) in lieu of a vendor fee. Find out more about the important work P.A.L.S. is doing to help Atlantans and their pets in need on their website.
Our Indie Market coincides with American Craft Week and we are excited to showcase some of Atlanta’s finest artisans and craftspeople including:
Johnnie & Penny Dobson: Longtime North Georgia artists, Penny will be bringing bright, colorful paintings and mixed media creations along with Johnnie’s nature inspired stoneware vessels and sculptures.
Michael DeBerry – hand-crafted pottery. Pinetree Pottery
Mary Braswell: I’m a local cement mixing grandmother, creating faux stone collectible garden cottages, roof garden cottages, woodland cottages, frog houses and all manner of other fun stuff.
Michael Holbrook: I combine steel, cast-iron, molded cement, glass and other elements, using different thicknesses, widths and textures to create a personality from the ornamental elements -whether it’s a unique face or a focal point that evolves.
Jan Cash - handcrafted jewelry
Jeanne Flint - handcrafted jewelry
Diane Baumeister: Using my intuition, found objects from nature and forgotten man made items, I knit together the discarded to paint pictures and wordlessly tell stories of my inspirations, influences and past lives.
Melissa Moloney: Melissa Moloney creates beautiful, heirloom quality adornments for the fingers, ears and neck using precious metals, semi-precious stones, jaspers, agates and fossils.
Alison Valk: Diana & Alison Valk have teamed up to bring you garden-themed handmade crafts to include beautiful flower vases made from recycled found objects, handmade cards and knitted plant cozies to keep your plants warm this winter.
Katy Dement: I will be showing handmade and recycled papers made into lamps, stationary, 2-d art works and more! I will also be demonstrating the fun and fine art of handmade paper-making throughout the day! www.thepaperlady.com
nanci dubin: nanci dubin for images. exceptional foto cards from here, there and everywhere. having travelled a good deal, she brings a bit of many places to you!
Nancy Sutton: Since I was 10 years old, I’ve loved to make jewelry. I rarely create the same thing twice, so your piece will be an original work of art for you alone. Blue Universe Designs
Beverly Haynes: I’m inspired by color, shapes, shadows, Art Deco, ancient Egypt, Edward hopper, and all things decorative. I love painting miniature and big furniture, small boxes, vases, jewelry and old shoes.
Marci Scharko: Fresh handmade soaps & gifts is all-natural soaps, body products & soy candles made by artisan, Marci Scharko. Including fresh, local, & high quality ingredients, Fresh offers unique & innovative products for the whole family.
Jenny Schultz: I paint from scenes of every day life: boots left drying at the door; a hydrangea arrangement from the garden or an old truck from my father’s farm. My paintings are usually very bright and full of life.