The 2017 New Deal Festival craft show features 15 talented artisans and their handmade goods. The Craft Show runs throughout the festivities on Saturday July 8 with gates open at 10 am and closing at 5 pm. Browse the talented artisans joining the festival below:
Maureen Donnelly (Wood Mountain Dreams) is part of a family woodworking business that creates wall art, home and seasonal décor items, plus charming children’s puzzles.
Ruth and Wayne Rowand (Ridgerunner Crafts) use a scroll saw to make clocks, plaques, and other home décor items. They also make and handpaint bottle candles and chimes.
Tammy Light hand makes all kinds of things. Crocheted items include scrunchies, baby hats & booties, can cozies, and tea towels. She knits dish cloths, soap pockets, scrubbies, and scarves.
Molly Superfesky is demonstrating the making of stained glass all day in her booth. Stop by to admire her skill and see what she is working on now.
Susan Jennings (Allegheny Treenware) brings a collection of handmade West Virginia hardwood kitchen utensils. Bargain hunters can check out the selection of seconds.
Mavis Strakal (Nine Questions) designs jewelry from polymer clay. She makes simple fun and functional pieces to brighten your day.
Jackie Clarkson (Jackie’s Useables) weaves and crochets household helps. Jackie enjoys spending time making products for you to enjoy using in your home. She is demonstrating the looping and tying of rugs.
Denise Heckel (Studio D Pottery & Jewelry) creates unusual pieces that mix her love of nature, Bohemian style, and folk art. She often uses copper to enhance her clay jewelry.
Diana Davis (Teardrop Jewels and Designs) is inspired by the delicate designs of the Victorian era to craft her jewelry, often using beautiful gemstones.
Jennifer Lewis and her husband design and craft items from reclaimed wood. They make great gifts for any occasion from weddings to housewarmings to holidays.
Richard “Bear” Ware (Bear’s Leather Shop) makes handcrafted leather belts, wallets, key tabs, purses, money clips, and so on. All use American leather and special orders are welcome.
Vickie Mason (Yesterday’s Stitches Today) retired and turned her hobby of sewing into a business making aprons, clothespin bags, table runners, baby blankets, etc. She loves making new friends, so stop by.
Arthur Lee Davis (Lee’s Wood Creations) uses his talents to build on tradition and construct wood pieces of high quality. They include plant stands, baskets, centerpieces, and living room tables. He welcomes custom orders.
Denise Baylor (Fields Creek Creations) makes 100% all natural soaps, shampoo bars, healing salves, lotion bars, bath bombs, special soaps for kids (and dogs), plus some crocheted items.
Jackie Henderson (Anderson Hollow Farm) specializes in goats milk soaps. They are naturally healthy soap plus some types have natural products added to help with many skin conditions.
Jodi Zickefoose makes whimsical flower pots out of recycled pots and pans.