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Handmade Holiday Festival

Alchemy Initiative
Event organized by Alchemy Initiative

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Join us for our 9th annual Handmade Holiday Festival - a curated holiday market featuring 66 contemporary artisans, farmers and food producers (this is our BIGGEST and BEST line-up ever)!

Showcasing locally and regionally handmade goods, shoppers have the chance to meet and support the makers of their gifts AND keep their holiday spending in our community!

Saturday, December 2nd, 10am - 5pm
Sunday, December 3rd, 10am - 3pm
at The Stationery Factory in Dalton
FREE admission

Live music, children's art making and delicious prepared food will keep you feeling festive and fueled to shop!

Our amazing line-up of vendors this year:

Jewelry and Accessories:
- Alice's Eyes Design Co.
- C.E. Golden
- Eight Acorns - Nature Inspired Jewelry
- Estefi Jewelry
- Lockhart Wrks
- Soasa

Fiber Arts and Apparel:
- bonseye design
- The Binderie
- Cinderloop
- erin kaukas designs
- Going Gnome
- Hat Trick
- Kristen Tool, Textiles
- McFarland's Handwork
- Moho Designs
- Pillow Beds by Helen
- Poppy Nova
- The Violet Orange

- Broken Blade Mill
- Dalton Community Acupuncture
- Dancing Bare Soap
- Green Meads Farm Herbals
- Lena Harrington LMT, INHC Therapeutic Massage & Wellness
- Radiance Yoga
- Things That Work
- Wake Robin Botanicals

- Freezin' Hole Furniture and Woodcrafts
- Grey Owl Design
- Jake Czaja
- JK Custom Furniture and Design
- Serenity Bamboo Flutes
- Tom Kenny Wood Bowls

- Cheshire Glassworks

Home Goods:
- @Berkshire Empty Nest
- Hawk Dance Farm
- Kelly & Co.
- Miss Hall's School's ARTY PARTY
- Shire Fire Candles

For the Kids:
- Flowering Heart Homestead
- Joelle Felyce Illustration
- KnitSquid
- Petit pilou

Photography and Paper:
- Fotografix-by-Giles
- Hey Kate Kimball
- Images by PEP
- MVB Printmaker
- Nina Silver Art

- Ben Evans Ceramics
- Round Designs
- Stephanie Boyd Works

Fine Art:
- Ali Herrmann
- Burnt Barn Studio
- Galleria Cecilia
- Marge Bride
- Michele Ridgeway

Farmers and Food Producers:
- Assembly Coffee Roasters
- Bug Hill Farm
- Holiday Brook Farm
- H. R. Zeppelin
- Mountain Girl Farm
- Ooma Tesoro's
- Our Backyard Farm
- Rockerbox Spice Co.
- Sweet Sam Bakes
- Tyler and Pine

NOTE: We strive to make this event as accessible as possible. A ramp is available to enter building. The door has a lever style handle and may also be propped open (depending on weather). Interior walkways are wide and there are accessible seating options in dining area. The newly renovated restrooms have accessible stalls. The event is all on one floor and there is elevator access for guests interested in dining at Shire Breu-House downstairs. For additional accommodation requests, please message us or call 413.344.0816.