Artists

2018 Season Artist Vendors
Baskets 2 Use
Jean Haas, Owner.
Hand-made functional baskets, many designs.
Be-leaf Bodycare
Brian Boyak, Owner.
Natural body and facial products feature organic argan oil, organic Shea butter, botanical extracts and therapeutic grade essential oils.
Black River Blades
Daniel Choszczyk, Owner.
Handmade forged knives for kitchen, hunting, fishing, and survival, all made from reclaimed materials.
Blue Lake Sunrise Pottery
Jenny Frein, Owner.
Fiber wearable art and ceramic artwork that is functional and sculptural.
Gourd Art by Elaine
Elaine Hommowun, Owner.
Bird houses, bowls and various holiday items made exclusively from gourds.
Herbal Oasis Bodycare
Deanna Attee, Owner.
Natural & organically-based herbal body products with an aromatherapy focus – for women, men, children & pets.
JB Crafts
Jim Boxer, Owner.
Cedar log birdhouses and bird feeders, bat houses and planters, fly tying table, hand tied flies, and pine shut-box games.
Jean Sinervo
Jean Sinervo, Owner.
Artist designed hand made jewelry of copper, silver, gemstones, enamel local themes and U.P stones. Also, handmade copper bells and souvenir U.P maps.
Marquette Expressions
Maggi Haupt, Owner.
Hand made greeting cards and other paper products.
Native Sister Soap
Colleen Carlyle, Owner.
Natural artisan soap & body butters, matching non GMO soy candles scented with pesticide free pure essential oils.
Pea Pickle Farm
Leslie Allen, Owner.
Beeswax and bayberry wax candles and figurines.
Red Metal Jewelry
JR Scott, Owner.
Handmade not assembled jewelry with stones, copper, and silver.
Sage & Spry
Angela Cherrette, Owner.
Chair massages, homemade natural bath and body products.
Woolymama
Randy & Libby Buchler, Owners.
Clothing line made on Shady Grove Farm U.P. from their sheep.
Shanti Jewelers
Carol Danner, Owner.
Natural Petoskey stone and Larimar stone set in all silver for earrings, rings, necklaces, and beaded jewelry.
Treasa’s Treasures
Treasa Sowa, Owner.
Small farm dedicated to growing quality, healthy season produce and plant starts, jam, maple syrup. Hand woven rugs.
Trillium Turnings
David Payant, Owner.
Turned wooded bowls, platters and goblets.
Wild Pages
Amber Edmondson, Owner.
Hand-bound, blank journal books and paper arts inspired by the north woods.
Winter Sky Wool Company
Karen Valley, Owner.
Prize winning Shetland fiber and sheep since 1992. Many natural colors and dyed products.
                                                                           
2018 Daily Vendors
613 Studios:
Mike Liagre, owner
Custom pallet art
Aquarius Art Ventures:
Tamara Niemi, owner
Art posters, photographs, postcards.
 
ARK Wood Products
Ron Klumb, Owner.
Strawberry planter, games, bird houses/feeders, adjustable trivets and other household useful wood products.
 
Bandolier International
Jeffrey Pruitt, Owner.
Original paintings – acrylic on canvas.
Branching Out
Joan Roberts, Owner.
Twig garden art.
 
David Grimes, Susan Grimes
Woodwork items such as lamps, trees, cup trees, and other small items.
Designs by Vonamae
Vona Mae Scott, owner
Glass fused jewelry.
 
Designer Jacque
Jacqueline Edwards, owner
Artist designed apparel, current collection inspired by the ocean.
Good For You
Kay Presensky, Owner.
Driftwood art
Jade Enterprises
Deborah Frontiera, Owner.
Author, multi genre, fiction and non-fiction.
Judy B Knitting
Judy Berglund, Owner.
Hand knit felt wool arrangements and decorations.
 
Norway Area Preservation Society:
Carol Sundstrom, Artist
Plastic Food-grade recycled barrels converted into rain barrels with screened lid and brass spigot.
 
The Phoenician Soap Co.
Jacalyn Salloum, Owner.
Artisan, small batch soaps and lotions.
Ronnie’s Art
Ron Morgan, Owner.
Paintings, prints, and note cards.
Soaring Suds
Leslie Edmunds, Owner.
Cold process soap, bath bombs, bubble bars and more.
 
SpOILed by OILs:
Tiffany Opalka-Myers, owner
Handmade products using pure therapeutic grade essential oils. Items include cleaning products and personal care.
 
Thai Massage & Bodywork
Christopher Ray, Owner.
Thai massage.
Touchstone
Susan Olson-Morse, Owner.
Michigan stone jewelry, floral bead jewelry, semi-precious stone jewelry.
 UP Roc Doc
Connie Hedmark, Owner.
Jewelry, cut, polished stones in silver settings.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

featured recipe

Blueberry Salsa


Blueberries are plentiful in the wild around Marquette. They are also plentiful at the Downtown Marquette Farmers Market, saving you time and bug bites. Blueberries are delicious eaten by the handful and can be added to many things. Try this quick salsa that can be used as a topping or a dip.
Ingredients:
2 cups fresh blueberries
1/2 small re onion, diced
1/4 cup fresh cilantro, monced
1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and minced (optional)
2 Tbsp orange juice
1 Tbsp balsamic viengar
1 tsp olive oil
salt and pepper
Directions:
In a small bowl, coarsely mash the blueberries. Stir in the onion, cilantro, pepper, orange juice, vinegar, and oil, Season to taste with salt and pepper. Cover and chill until serving.
Nutrition Information:
46 calories, 1 g protein, 10 g carbohydrate, 1 g fat, 99 mg sodium, 1 g fiber
Tip:
If blueberries are not available at your farmers market, try substituting chopped strawberries, peaches, or nectarines for the mashed blueberries. If you do not like spicy food, skip the jalapeno pepper. (Also, some pople do not like cilantro, substitute parsley) Try mixing berries.
Recipe by Linnea Redinger,  Farmers Market Cookbook