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Handmade Holiday 2023

Handmade Holiday 2023

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Saturday, Dec. 2, 2023
11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wheeling Artisan Center, 1400 Main Street, Wheeling, WV

Save the date for Wheeling Heritage’s Handmade Holiday!

This one-day event will feature unique and creative handmade goods just in time for the gift-giving season. This marketplace of locally produced craft goods invites you to buy local, shop small and discover one-of-a-kind gifts for the holiday season.

Handmade Holiday is inspired by the independent craft fair movement throughout the country. The event strives to establish a marketplace of unique and creative handmade goods that supports local artists while increasing awareness about handmade, locally-produced craft goods and processes.

2023 Handmade Holiday Vendors

  • 16th Street Clay Co. (jewelry)
  • A Frayed Knot (macrame)
  • Acute Peach Art (original art and jewelry)
  • Apartment Two Art (candles)
  • Art by Janet Lynn (paintings, jewelry)
  • B. Woven (handwoven goods)
  • Be Kind Ceramics (ceramics)
  • Bejeweled Trees by Barbara Bland (holiday decor)
  • Buffalo Bed Leather (leather accessories)
  • Colleen’s Crafty Creations (natural soap and body products)
  • CrapBagBananaHammock (upcycled jewelry, accessories, and more)
  • Double J Farm (goat milk soap and body products)
  • Friendly City Freeze Dried (candy)
  • Fuzzy Whale Paper Co. (paper goods)
  • Georgia Tambasis (ceramics)
  • Hawke Design Shop (fiber art)
  • Jimagination (woodcraft)
  • Lambros Pottery (ceramics)
  • Logan Schmitt Illustration (illustration)
  • Lone Stone Designs (jewelry)
  • Lydia Grimm Art (hand-embossed jewelry)
  • Lynn Allan Designs (assemblages)
  • Mary Stitches (embroidery)
  • Morning Light Studio (ceramics)
  • Mycro Forest (home decor)
  • Opossum Pouch Soft Goods (outdoor goods and accessories)
  • Papa Faith (prints and hand-carved relief prints)
  • Primal Pickles (food)
  • Rachel Dennison (canvas and woodcut paintings)
  • Ready Aim Fire Ceramics Studio (ceramics)
  • Rust Belt Stained Glass Works (stained glass art)
  • Savannah Schroll Guz Studios (jewelry and mixed-media art)
  • Shea Rose Soapery (soap and body products)
  • Shortcake Crafts (crochet gifts and accessories)
  • Stone Cottage Apothecary (candles and home products)
  • Spore Print Press (screeprinting)
  • Tacet Coffee Cart (mobile cafe)
  • Tea Towels by Kerryn Carney (embroidery)
  • The Blended Homestead (food and wood serving boards)
  • The Boord Potter (ceramics)
  • Wanderland Creations (jewelry)
  • Wild + Wanderful (hand-sewn goods and accessories)
  • Wild Fringe Leatherworks (jewelry)
  • Wild Lotus Studio (jewelry)
  • Windswept Chimes (recycled metal art)
  • Witty Voyager (jewelry & trinkets)
  • Yardscape LLC (ceramic and metal lawn ornaments)
Handmade Holiday

Vendor Information and Application

Vendor Applications are now closed.

Handmade Holiday is a one-day makers’ market hosted by Wheeling Heritage. Through this event, we offer the community a fun and accessible gathering that showcases a myriad of high-quality, handcrafted goods while fostering a spirit of support for small businesses. Our goal is to promote and celebrate the creativity of local artisans and provide a platform to showcase their products to a broad audience.

Interested in joining us at Handmade Holiday? You might be a good fit if….

  • Your products are original and handmade. Products that are created from reproductions of your original artwork are permitted (stickers, prints, mugs, etc.).
  • You do not sell mass-produced, trademarked or licensed merchandise.
  • Your products are original and not made with purchased, downloaded, or copied images and designs.
  • You are an artisan located in Wheeling, WV or the surrounding region.
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Important Dates and Details

Late applications will not be accepted. No exceptions.

All applicants will be notified of their status.

Cost to apply: $5 (non-refundable)

Cost to participate once accepted: $55

EVENT DATE: Saturday, Dec. 2, 2023

LOCATION: Wheeling Artisan Center (third floor), 1400 Main Street, Wheeling

TIME: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

If you have questions, please contact Alex Panas, Program Manager at