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2015 Holiday Marketplace / Participating Artisans

Indiana Artisan Larry Green literally wrote the books on hand-carving caricatures, and he will be carving at the Holiday Marketplace.

Indiana Artisan Larry Green literally wrote the books on hand-carving caricatures, and he will be carving at the Holiday Marketplace.

Carrie Abbott, Newfangled Confections — The Perfect Combo of Fudge and
       Brittle — Indianapolis
 
• Deb Achgill, Touch of Glass — Fused Functional and Decorative Glass
       — Lafayette
 
• Terry Armstrong, Terry Armstrong Watercolor — Watercolor Paintings
       — Warsaw
 
Sister Jean Marie Ballard/Sisters of St. Benedict, Simply Divine Bakery
       — Cookies — Ferdinand
 
Kristy Jo Beber, Kristy Jo Beber Stoneware Pottery — Stoneware Pottery
       — Fort Wayne
 
• Carol Bell, Blue Moon Pottery — Handmade Functional Pottery
       — Noblesville
 
John Bennett, John Bennett, Artist Blacksmith — Hand-Forged Metalwork
       — Rosedale
 
• Seth Bickis, Made With Fire — Flameworked Borosilicate Glass — Madison
Leatherworker and moccasin-maker Robin Dyer, from Friendship, Ind., will return for the 2015 Holiday Marketplace.

Leatherworker and moccasin-maker Robin Dyer, from Friendship, Ind., will return for the 2015 Holiday Marketplace.


 
Rosey Bolte, The Uncommon Gourd — Folk-Painted Gourds and Miniature
       Paintings on Wooden Discs — Nashville
 
Matthew Breunig, Jewelry by Matt Breunig — Jewelry — Ossian
 
Rose Brown, Daniels Creek Farm — Natural Goats Milk Soap — Peru
 
Mercedes Brugh, Frozen Music — Etched Glass — Logansport
 
John Bundy, Bundy Ducks — Handmade Wooden Carvings of Waterfowl;
       Handcarved Knives — Noblesville
 
Carol Burt, Carol Burt Pottery — Functional Stoneware Pottery — Muncie
 
Tim Burton, Burton’s Maplewood Farms — Pure Maple and Infused
       Maple Syrups — Medora
 
• Fran Carrico, Fran’s Glass Bead Fancies — Jewelry from Handmade Lampwork Beads — Pendleton
 
Judy Coe, Coe’s Homemade Noodles — Homemade Noodles — Lynn
 
Columbus-based 240Sweet Artisan Marshmallow. Stocking stuffers for nearly everyone on your list. A hot chocolate indulgence for you.

Columbus-based 240Sweet Artisan Marshmallows. Stocking stuffers for nearly everyone on your list. A hot chocolate indulgence for you.

Carl deGraaf, deGraaf Pottenbakker — Ceramics — Elizabeth

Robin Dyer, Dyer Moccasins — Handmade Leather Moccasins
       — Friendship

• Mary Thomas Firestone, Dirty Hands Pottery — Stoneware Pottery — Lafayette

• Dick Gerard, Treasures from Trees — Decorative Wooden Bowls
       — Indianapolis

• Harry Gigous, H. Gigous & Family — Functional Woodwork: bread knives,
       bread boards, tongs — Warsaw

• Debbie Goodin, Sarenity Photo, — Photography — Terre Haute

• Glenn Goss, Schnabeltier — Handcrafted Artisanal Cheeses — Rochester

Amy Greely, Amy Greely Studio — Metal Jewelry — Nashville

With more than 40 varieties  of filled chocolates, and handmade caramels made in copper kettles over an open flame, Abbott's Candies, a multi-generational favorite made in Hagerstown, will be back at this year's Holiday Marketplace.

With more than 40 varieties of filled chocolates, and handmade caramels made in copper kettles over an open flame, Abbott’s Candies, a multi-generational favorite made in Hagerstown, will be back at this year’s Holiday Marketplace.


• Larry Green, L. Green Woodcarving — Handcarved Wood Figurines from
       Indiana Linden — Washington
 
• Rick Greiner, The Pear Man — Ceramics — Indianapolis
 
• Anita Hopper, ReFind Originals –Recycled Leather Handbags and Accessories
       — Indianapolis
 
• Pam Hurst, Pam Hurst Designs — Silver and PMC Jewelry with Gemstones
       -— Martinsville
 
• Fred Inman, “I” Wood Artist — Wood Bowls, Vases and Platters — Churubusco
 
Lauri Isle, SACS & Co. — Handmade Bath, Body and Skincare Products
       — Winona Lake
 
• Linda and Nathan Jones, Persimmon Metals — Jewelry and Metalsmithing
       — Centerville
 
Al Knight, Aldis Photographic Designs — Photography — Lafayette
 
Nashville-based Amanda Mathis will join the Holiday Marketplace for the first time this year, bringing her primitive paintings in acrylic and ink on paper/canvas.

Nashville-based Amanda Mathis will join the Holiday Marketplace for the first time this year, bringing her primitive paintings in acrylic and ink on paper/canvas.


• Joe Krutulis, Nature’s Jewelry by Joe — Wood Pendants and Earrings
       — Martinsville
 
• Bryan and David Lee, with Eli Zilke, Hot Shop Valpo — Hand-Blown Glass
       — Valparaiso
 
• Jennifer Lutter, Country Heritage Winery & Vineyard — Wines — LaOtto
 
Amanda Wallace Mathis, A.W. Mathis Primitive Paintings — Acrylic and
       Ink on Paper/Canvas — Nashville
 
• Dawn Middleton, Dawn’s Designs — Jewelry of Sterling Silver, PMC and
       Semi-Precious Stones — Greenville
 
• John Miller, Blackhawk Winery & Vineyard — Wines — Sheridan
 
• Nancy Miller — Gourd Sculpture and Stone Paperweights — Indianapolis

• Marsha Williamson Mohr — Photography — West Lafayette

• Susan Morgan, On the Clothesline Wearable Art — Fiber Art — Fort Wayne
 

Metalsmithed and glass mixed-media jewelry by Lisa Walsh's Abednego Creations studio

Metalsmithed and glass mixed-media jewelry by Lisa Walsh’s Abednego Creations studio, in Lafayette.

 • Nick Murdick, Presto Kombucha — Kombucha, a fermented, lightly
       effervescent sweetened tea drink — Muncie
 
• Jay Noel, Abbott’s Candies — Handmade Caramels and More Than 40 Varieties
       of Chocolates — Hagerstown
 
• Lathay Pegues, JohnTom’s Barbecue — Barbecue Sauces — Muncie
 
Joseph Pelka, Pelka Ceramics — Ceramics — Fort Wayne
 
Cappi Phillips, Moe’s Ache Studio — Mixed Media Mosaic — Bloomington

• Cheri Platter, The Faerie Hollow Jeweler — Precious metal clays in silver,
       bronze and copper and hand-formed chain from silver wire — Nashville

• Michele Heather Pollock, Lost Lake Studio — Stitched Paper, Paper Sculptures and
       Hand-Bound Books — Columbus

• Aaron Rambo, Chateau de Pique Winery — Dry, Semi-Dry, Semi-Sweet, and
       Sweet Wines — Seymour, Clarksville, Indianapolis

• Roland Rein, The Basketman — Handcrafted, Functional Baskets — Friendship

Larry Simmons and Kevin Tonne will again have their award-winning wines from Muncie's Tonne Winery at this year's Holiday Marketplace.

Larry Simmons and Kevin Tonne will again have their award-winning wines from Muncie’s Tonne Winery at this year’s Holiday Marketplace.

Leigh Rowan, Big Brick House Bakery — Artisanal Breads and Noodles,
       Cinnamon Rolls, Baked Goods — Fort Wayne
 
• Sue Scamihorn, Scami Stoneware — Hand-built Pottery — Wabash
 
• Wayne Shive, Best Boy & Co. — Dessert and Barbeque Sauces — Roanoke
 
• Larry Simmons and Kevin Tonne, Tonne Winery — Award-Winning Wines
       — Muncie
 
• Nancy Brenner Sinnott, A Wee Bit Warped — Handwoven Wearable and
       Decorative Textiles/Tartans — Mishawaka
 
• B Skinner, Warm Glass Wonder — Fused Glass — Battle Ground
 
• Steven Skinner, BlackTree Studio Pottery — Pottery — New Carlisle
 
 
 
• Alice Jane Smith, Birdsong Book Arts — Hand-bound, Hand-sewn, blank books and journals, with handmade paper and soft and hard covers
       — Madison
The Sisters of St. Benedict, founders of Simply Divine Bakery, on the grounds of their Ferdinand monastery, will again have boxed varieties of their many German-style cookies...perfect for holiday gift giving!

The Sisters of St. Benedict, founders of Simply Divine Bakery, on the grounds of their Ferdinand monastery, will again have boxed varieties of their many German-style cookies…perfect for holiday gift giving!


• William Steffen — Hand-Turned Woodwork: Bowls, Vases, Boxes
       — Kendallville
 
Carrie Strange, Ari Press — Letterpress Stationery — Salem
 
• Sarah Thompson, Sarahmics — Porcelain Pottery — Ossian
 
• Eric Vanstrom, Building a Better World — Functional Wooden Kitchenware
       — Fort Wayne
 
Lisa Walsh, Abednego Creations — Mixed Media Jewelry — Lafayette

• Janet Webb, Janet R. Webb Metalsmith — Enamel Jewelry — Marion

• Craig Whitten, Craig Whitten Design Studio — Watercolor, Henna, Acrylic
       — Lafayette

Megan Winn, Binding Bee — Book Binding — Indianapolis
 

Handmade, handcarved wood work by Thom Pabst, of Huntertown.

Handcarved, hand-built wood work by
Thom Pabst, of Huntertown.

APPLICANTS TO INDIANA ARTISAN ARE JOINING THE ARTISANS FOR THIS HOLIDAY EVENT

• Tammy Kratzer, Jozi — On-the-Edge Repurposed Clothing — Syracuse

• Jennifer Meeker, Jennifer Meeker Art — Wheel-Thrown Porcelain Pottery
       — Indianapolis

• Connie Moolenaar, Connie’s Creations — Handwoven Longleaf Pine Needle Baskets,
       embellished with natural materials — Poland

• Thomas Pabst, Thom’s Transitions — Handcarved, Hand-built Wood Vases, Bowls,
       Candlesticks, Clocks — Huntertown

• Pete and Bill Steele, Snow Shadow Jewelry — Non-Precious Metal Jewelry
       — Indianapolis

• Terry Taylor-Norbu — Fused Glass Jewelry — Bloomington