2019 Artists Vendors
Garrett Ceramics (Matthew Narron, Athens, Georgia): I create wheel-thrown functional and sculptural cone 6 electric pottery. I have been creating pottery for 8 years now. I love to create work that feels and looks traditional at first glance but with a closer inspection has new-age modern accents and details. www.garrettceramics.com
Rockdaughter Design (Laura Meredyth Howard, Flowery Branch, Georgia): A fiber artist for over 15 years, Meredyth works with crochet, knitting, weaving, and needle point to create one of a kind products. Meredyth specializes in whimsical designs-make sure to check out her creature hats! https://www.etsy.com/shop/RockdaughterDesign/
Mama Bird's Granola (Jennie De la Vega, Athens, Georgia): I make naturally gluten-free, homemade, mostly organic Granola, Cookies, Muffins, Tamales, and refreshing Aguas. ..com/MamaBirdsGranola
Nature’s Harmony Guitars (Morris Rowell, Byron, Georgia): I restore and "X" brace Harmony and Silvertone folk guitars from the 1960’s.
Paul Bendzunas (Comer, Georgia): Handcrafted decorative and functional blown glass. Bendzunas glass, a family operated business, has been creating unique works of art in the Athens Ga area for over 40 years. Bendzunasglass.com
Grands Designs Woodworks (Mark Palmer, Athens, Georgia): My wife and I are Athens based artists who make premium butcher blocks, cutting and serving boards, hand carved spoons, and hand painted ornaments and magnets from sustainable hardwoods from the Piedmont and Appalachians of Georgia and the Carolinas. grandsdesigns
Katy's Face Painting (Katy Inman, Cumming, Georgia): Fun face painting! I learned to paint through my church and participate on the face painting team. I have been face painting for 4 years and truly enjoy it!
Whimsical Art by Vanda Guthrie (Athens, Georgia): I use India ink and watercolor for my creations and get most of my inspiration from nature.My fervent hope is that my art will bring a smile to those who encounter it. www.facebook.com/VandaGuthrieArt/
Farmington Herbals (Lisa Pickett, Farmington, Georgia): Farmington Herbals is focused on providing handcrafted natural soaps and skincare products which are inspired by our naturally grown herb garden.
Cathy Pentz (Comer) - Hand-beaded, polished and carved gemstone cabochons to wear as a pin or necklace. Unique lariats of colorful Czech glass beads and gemstones.
Bear Hollow Zoo (Athens) - Staff from the zoo at Memorial Park will be on hand to show off the animals and services they provide.
Sandy Creek Nature Center (Athens) - Staff from the Nature Center will be on hand to discuss the educational services they provide. Think snakes.
Mary Wooten (Hull) - Knitted, crocheted and felted wool.
James Barrow (Athens) - Blacksmithed items, gourd art