We are now seeking businesses/vendors for this event.
(limited to 100 businesses/vendors)
All artwork was created by Sherri Snyder, a prolific watercolor painter of Rhode Island. She create watercolor mandalas, and then re-creates these designs on to Tshirts, coasters, peace flags, tote bags, and cutting boards and more. Sherri Snyder has partnered with Alyssa Heller of Peace Pouches to create Travel Meditation Pouches with mandala designs. Artwork to uplift and inspire others.
One of a kind handcrafted necklaces, earings, bracelets, anklets, chokers
We design and hand wire wrap naturally ocean tumbled sea glass into elegant necklaces, earrings and braclets. These glass jewels we find on beaches surrounding Narragansett Bay as well as glass we have collected in our travels to other parts of the world. None of our glass is ever mechanically tumbled we use only ocean tumbled glass.
Diane and Ray Tierney
Bee Friendly Flowers is a flower arrangement and delivery service. We make a variety of bud and mini flower vases, arrangements and centerpieces. We specialize in weekly or biweekly deliveries to your local office, cafe or restaurant.
Keri Hickey/ Deb Duke
Would you feed the dog you treat like family food you wouldn't feed your family? We wouldn't either. That's why BUPPY PETSÂ® bakes artisan dog treats with taste and health in mind. Our recipes contain ingredients you can see and are stamped with our promise: Four Ingredients. For Pets. For Good. Pets are given treats everyday and we should feel confident in what they eat without taking away the yum factor. We will be selling our entire menu, which are 5 receipes: Pumpkin Nutters PB&J Banapa Snaps Chick Ched Marys Pizza Bites
Greeting cards with original art done by Sidney Skurkovich, a 22 year old living in Barrington, RI with significant cognitive impairment and medical issues since birth. The goal of his cards is to provide people with a beautiful and meaningful way to send a message; whether it be as a thank you, thinking of you, birthday, anniversary or holiday! Card art ranges from colorful abstracts with markers, colored pencil still lifes and paper collage subjects as well.
I sold at this event last year and had a great time, Iâm usually too busy to attend any fairs but this would be one that I would like to do yearly. I sell handmade, marble coasters and wish bracelets. My coaster designs vary from Rhody designs, nautical, funny and decorative. I am also in the process of adding hand stamped bracelets and cutlery to my Etsy shop. If I have everything finished before the event I would also like to include those on my table.
Our Bakery-Cafe offers fresh, made from scratch varieties of breads, French pastries, Belgian Liege Waffles, Crepes (savory and sweet), Pressed Paninies, Smoothie bowls, Illy brand Coffee and Esresso Drinks. We will be selling, artisan breads, pastries and coffee.
Handcrafted Artisan Jewelry. Necklaces, Bracelets & Earrings. Czech glass beads, crystals, semi-precious stones and lampwork beads.
I'm the author of four novels and an upcoming book of poetry. I have a Doctorate in English/Rhetoric from URI and am the CCRI Writing Center Coordinator and adjunct faculty member. My 4 novels (BANKING ON DREAMS, MAYFLOWER DREAMS, ROGER WILLIAMS IN AN ELEVATOR, and UNHIDDEN PILGRIMS), as well as my upcoming book of poetry, are published by WestBow Press, which is a Christian Publisher. My novels all have positive endings, appropriate content, and include dream/reality components, historic elements, and photos of local historic statues/places. No graphic content and no four-letter words are in my books.
Emily creates handwoven items on a Saori loom. These include; bags large and small, placemats, scarves, table runners, stuffed animals. Each item is unique and one of a kind. She is able to do weaving demonstrations with her portable loom. We heard about this event from our friends at Love Letters by Emily and Sue Babin at RIDDC. Emily sells at local art fairs and several small gift stores. It is her goal to build her small business "EmsWeaving" with help from her partner and mom Kristi.
Flying Shuttles Studio is a non-profit studio, gallery, and retail shop that supports the creative endeavors of artists and weavers with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Products: *Handwoven rugs, tablerunners, placemats, and scarves *Original handprinted t-shirts *Handprinted, woven, and embroidered pillows * Original artwork (acrylic & watercolor paintings, mixed media, and pencil drawings) * Holiday cards printed from original artwork *Small wire and Sculpey clay sculptures
Toni Carroll Program Director
GG's Pretzels creates chocolate dipped and chocolate & caramel dipped pretzel rods in a variety of flavors and with a variety of toppings. Some of our varieties include dark chocolate caramel, milk chocolate caramel, cookies n' crÃ¨me, mint dark chocolate, heath bar crunch, coffee nut, spicy peanut, and seasonal varieties such as banana, key lime and pumpkin spice. We also offer pretzels that are decorated for the various holiday seasons, including gift baskets filled with pretzels and special orders such as pretzel trays that are perfect for any occasion.
Gina Ferrara / George Lefebvre
Hand made gourmet chocolates for all special occasions and holidays; custom made humorous coasters ("Drink Winks") for hanging or gift giving
Gridiron Publishing is a Rhode Island based publishing company for those who wish to publish their works their way. Whether traditional, small press, or self publishing, Gridiron Publishing helps all. As an author/Illustrator myself I also sell my books and prints while trying to help others do the same. As a small business owner I loved last years event and cannot wait for this year.
Stained and fused glass
Liv & Lov: Ethical & Eco Jewelry: All pieces are designed and handcrafted by the artist and idealistic doer, Dora Szekely, in her Westerly, Rhode Island studio. I began creating jewelry over 20 years ago, at age 8 and never stopped. I later apprenticed for several years under a RI silversmith and founded my own business 10 years ago. I design and handcraft earrings, necklaces, rings and bracelets, out of Fairmined or Recycled Sterling Silver, gold and gold filled and natural gemstones.
Liv & Lov: Ethical, Eco & Custom Jewelry
Love Letters by Emily - offering handmade cards, photo prints, inspirational quotes, tee shirts and more ... featuring American Sign Language Letters, ILY in ASL and Heart Hands images signed by former RI School for the Deaf student, Emily Maxwell, and designed by her mother, Carolyn Maxwell. Their designs may be purchased at craft fairs, local venues as well as their Etsy shop and website. Emily and Carolyn Maxwell were among those chosen as Rhode Islanders of the Year by Rhode Island Monthly magazine for their impact in creating a unique small business to bring their American Sign Language designs to market ~ and sharing their talents locally and globally.
Carolyn and Emily Maxwell
I sell LuLaRoe leggings and clothing! Leggings come in a variety of sizes from adults two kids. Price range is from $10-$30. I bring only leggings to my events and a few other pieces such as tops. No racks. Thank you!
Melinda Beth Pimentel
We sell stainless steel and sterling rings, bracelets, and pendants upon which we hand stamp names, dates, and symbols on site for our customers. This results in a very personal ring upon which the customerâs most personal names and thoughts can be engraved. Motherâs rings that have several names (usually at least 5) encircling the band, couples rings include both names and a special date, memorial and recovery bands with goals or mantras. All are created by hand, one stamp at a time and spaced to fit by eye. Symbols (peace, heart, butterfly, paw prints, etc.) serve as spacers and personalize each piece. Color lettering is also offered adding even more personality. We do this on premises for our customers to watch. We are family priced at $25 per ring. These rings are treasured forever, long after their minimal cost is forgotten! the band. A large variety of rings to choose from, sizes 3-16 completes the selection. It is a very unique item and we are successful at fairs, festivals and exhibitions.
I am a fabric artist that uses materials that are made into ponchos and capes that I find at local thrift stores. The materials could be yarn, blankets or scarves. I use my sewing machines and knitting needles to make fun and classy wearable art.
We feature items created by artists, artisans and companies based from within RI. Our in house artistic work includes RI Photography recognized worldwide on various multimedia, handmade wood and fabric toys, handmade pet items, handmade active everyday carry items. Local artist and artisan products include pens, ornaments, trivets, pottery, coasters, soaps, candles, rugs, wind chimes, books and more.
Jennifer and Keith Wahl
Mesa Fresca, crafting all-natural authentic Argentine sauces to deliver the delicious and fresh flavors of Hispanic cuisine. Mesa Fresca offers gourmet Hispanic sauces with all natural & fresh ingredients. Current offerings include Classic Chimichurri, Spicy Chimichurri, and Salsa Criolla - Red Bell Pepper Relish. Founded on family and community, Mesa Fresca aims to share authentic, fresh packaged Hispanic flavors from our family to you.
Inspired by Life-Love-Laughter and Yoga, I strive to create designs to catch the eye, spark an emotion, a connection to the current moment or rekindle memories. I enjoy the process of immersing myself into the creative process of playing with colors, shapes and textures that I blend into my many One of a Kind pieces... bringing a smile into the moment. Currently working with Sterling Silver, Matte 22K-24K Gold Plating over Sterling Silver (Vermeil Style) and Leather with Hand-blown Glass, Semi Precious Gemstones, Pearls, Swarovski Crystals and many natural stones Ex: Lapis Lazuli, Apatite, Jaspers, Obsidian, Chrysocolla, Sunstone, Labradorite, Black Tourmaline and many more. Full range of Necklaces, Bracelets and Earrings.
Handmade table top fire pit bowls
Do you love meditation? Do you wish you could meditate but find it difficult? The Peace Pouch takes an entirely different approach to meditation; instead of focusing on calming thoughts, the components of the kit (sourced from local artists!) are designed to engage all of your senses. Your body is focused on experiencing, rather than thinking, thus naturally bringing a sense of calm to your entire being. Sounds heavenly, right? Make 2018 your year of Peace!
Alyssa Ann Heller
Here at Peter Pots Pottery, we've been handcrafting beautiful, functional stoneware in Rhode Island since 1948. We make over 150 designs, including full service tableware, servingware, and kitchen and home accessories. Stop by our table to browse some of our most popular and gift-able designs, plus watch a live demonstration of how we make and decorate our pottery by hand.
Jeffrey Greene, Catherine Scott, Justin Boiano
We believe in complete transparency. We adhere to strict ingredient sourcing procedures and manufacture our products in our very own USDA Certified Organic facility in Rhode Island in small batches so they are always fresh - 100% free of toxins. Guaranteed. We sell Pure Haven skin, Pure Haven body, Pure Haven baby, Pure Haven kids, Pure Haven home, Pure Haven pet, and Pure Haven essential oil. Products can also be purchased at Barrington Massage!
I create greeting cards with popular scenes from around this beautiful state that I sell in sets for 3.
I write books and develop games all about Rhode Island. Last November 25, Mark Patinkin did a front-page Providence Journal piece on these. I also give 9 different presentations on RI and I do them for state and national conferences.
Roberta Mudge Humble
Houston and Tiffany are a husband and wife team that create unique and custom handmade leather goods. Leather products include jewelry, bags, wallets, keychains, literary and travel accessories. We combine traditional and modern techniques including hand tooling, hand stitching, hand dyeing, hand cutting, drafting our own designs, and some laser engraving to create bespoke and heirloom quality handcrafted products.
Scentsy is a wickless candle system that melts scented wax with electricity requiring no flame. Wax. Warmers. Essential oils. Diffusers. Soaps. Cleaners. Lotions. Body wash. Portable scented products. Dish washing liquid. Perfume. Kids stuffed animals. kids toys. Laundry Detergent. All my products can be found on my website : www.NoMoreCandles.com
I'm Far, owner of she plants love - an organic skincare line that I meticulously handcraft out of my studio in Newport. My product the butter is plant based, effective, multi-purpose and gender neutral. Seven active ingredients work in harmony to nourish and care for the skin and hair. It smells beautiful with delicate aroma of lavender and it melts softly with a warm touch.
We are a 3rd generation family business that historically supplied component pieces and services to the fashion jewelry industry. In 2017 we decided to develop our own line of finished pieces and the Lovements line was born. Father and son now work together to both design and make every piece in the two distinct lines we have. The signature bracelets are a simple wireform design with fixed charms attached on either side of the signature swirl clasp. The rhinestone line includes bracelets, earrings, and necklaces of both straight rhinestones and some with included charms as well.
I am a local natural personal care business, serving the Rhode Island community for 10 years. I create handmade artisanal soap, bath fizzles, lip balm, body butter and body scrub, all from scratch.
I am a motivational speaker and at this Small Business Saturday I will introduce myself to the community and talk to individuals about what services they may be looking for. In my motivational speaking engagements I talk about what is like to live with a physical disability. I also discuss several of the following topics: Disability and Sexuality Managing personal care assistants (PCAâs) Share any knowledge of local resources Offer an exercise (that is fun) that makes individuals think outside the box Discuss the stereo typical reviews of what it is like to live with a disability Answer any and all questions that individuals may have about my disability * it is very important to note that my motivational speaking engagements are solely based on my personal experiences. I am in the very beginning stages of creating my business. If allowed this opportunity to join Small Buisness Saturday I would be very grateful.
Hand knit goods--scarves, hats, mitts, baby items such as sweaters, blankets, booties and bonnets
I sell a variety of unique jewelry. Each piece is a one and only design unless requested by customer. Individuality and quality are what I strive for as well as beauty!
The Perfect Sweet brings you traditional French macarons and modern American macarons in an endless variety of flavor and color combinations. Owner and Baker, Tracy Woodard finds macaron inspiration in everything from French Patisseries to American candy bars and every baked good, as well as, many savory ingredients. Adding new flavor combinations to the menu each week, The Perfect Sweet develops combination packages inspired by seasons, holidays, special occasions, sports teams, colors, just about anything... Our classic varieties include: cookies 'n' crÃ©me, sea salt caramel, tart lemonade, strawberry buttercream, raspberry buttercream, key lime pie, orange crÃ©maron, vanilla bean, coconut almond, and more, while our specialty varieties include everything from: bourbon apple pie and white chocolate pumpkin cheesecake to SnickersÂ® and Reese'sÂ® to Blueberry Meyer Lemon and Plum Cassis to our signature Lickity, with handmade marshmallow stuffed peanut butter, toffee crunch and a chocolate drizzle. Nearly all of our macarons are gluten free and all are made with the finest natural ingredients from scratch and with a whole lot of love. Every macaron shell, fillings, buttercreams, and ganaches are made from scratch, using the freshest and highest quality ingredients available. You wonât find any mixes, pre-made fillings or lard-based frosting.
A "True 9 Accessories" offers handmade wooden and wired jewelry, organizers, and more. True 9 jewelry is versatile, chic, and fun. We provide services for girls night out shop and sip events. A list of items: fabric, wooden,stud,and wire earrings. Chokers, necklaces, rings, bracelets. Jewelry organizers of all types. And a long line of accessories.
Visual Shift is a botanical art and design studio that specializes in working with plants within sculptural forms. Planter Pots are handmade from concrete and are decorated with patterns, colors, and a variety of plants. I also make airplant and house terrariums. In a recent collaboration with @wicked.candle.company, Visual Shift sculpted concrete containers for wicked candles! Visual Shift also offers terrarium workshops and private studio art classes at the studio in Pawtucket, RI., in Hope Artiste Village. Concrete Potted Plants AirPlant Terrariums Concrete Candles
Alyssa K. Adriance
Where the Light Is - Furniture & Decor is a small furniture refinishing & home decor business ran by Ashley Poirier, DIY enthusiast. Where the Light Is - Furniture & Decor upcycles well-loved furniture & architectural pieces, creates custom signs, centerpieces & decor for weddings, showers, and especially, your home! From dressers, to side tables & candle sticks, all pieces have been refinished, re-purposed or created with a handmade touch. I will be bringing mostly holiday/winter signs to this event!
All natural cold process soaps and bath products - bath bombs, salts, scrubs ect. All soaps are made in small batches using high quality ingredients that both clean and nourish skin.
Hello All! This year I will be selling the same items as last year: Wreaths Galore / Metal Signs( I've expanded the line to include RI themed signs!) / Candle Holders / Trees ( Hopefully!) & Ornaments ( a new addition- mostly RI themed).
Leah Van Helden