Category Archives: Members

Markets and Fairs Workshop This Wednesday!

This workshop is a unique opportunity to get advice from very knowledgeable and successful handmade vendors. A rare chance to inquire into the market application process and learn how to be successful once you’ve been accepted! Don’t miss this great opportunity! New to selling at markets and fairs? Ever wonder why you weren’t accepted to [...]

Don’t Miss Out on the Summer Horseshoe Craft and Flea Market!

The application deadline for the Summer Horseshoe Craft and Flea Market is Monday, April 22nd! Don’t let this Market pass you by!  Horseshoe has been voted “Best Flea Market” in Denver for 3 years in a row!  

Monday Member Spotlight: Meghan Throckmorton of Rakun

Please describe your craft business. What was your impulse for starting it? My dad started his own business when he was 16, and my mom is an artist so crafty entrepreneurship is in my blood.  My sister and I used to beg my dad to drive us to the city market at 4 am so [...]

Monday Member Spotlight: Melissa May of Incroyables by Melissa May

Please describe your craft business. What was your impulse for starting it? I create handmade hair accessories, using materials and techniques that are used in crafts I enjoy.  My background is in fashion design, so my first few years after coming back to Denver after college, I was focused on doing shows and creating clothing, but was having [...]

Monday Member Spotlight: Dana Bish of Finders Keepers Wear

    Please describe your craft business. What was your impulse for starting it? I am a fashion designer specializing in women’s apparel. Even at a young age, I  always wanted to design clothing. I began sewing my own clothing in high school and from there a few things for friends. I began having trunk [...]

Monday Member Spotlight: Jessica Robin Thomas of Crow Jane Jewelry

  Please describe your craft business. What was your impulse for starting it? I am a jewelry maker and lover of all things sustainable, local and hand crafted.  My business, Crow Jane Jewelry, features jewelry pieces inspired by the dichotomy between nature and industry and by the shapes of ancient cultures.  I use hardware pieces [...]

Monday Member Spotlight: Donna Cook of Mountain Mist Jewelry

   Please describe your craft business. I make jewelry-gemstone, Swarovski, foil glass, hand knotted pearls.     What was your impulse for starting it? I was watching the TV show Beads Baubles and Jewels and said, “I could do that!”   What do you consider to be the most important personality trait of an entrepreneur? [...]

SWEET letterpress and design Kickstarter

Elizabeth and Matthew Winheld are asking backers of their Kickstarter campaign to “help keep meaningful communication alive.”  Their company, SWEET letterpress and design is based in Boulder where they use a 120 year old press to carefully craft beautiful letterpress cards, business products, and wedding invitations.  They are working on launching a new line of [...]

Monday Member Spotlight: Michelle Mach

 Please describe your craft business.  What was your impulse for starting it? My shop carries an eclectic mix of products: notecards, jewelry, and small gift items (ornaments, key chains, magnets).  Many items feature words or imagery that relate to teachers, writers, librarians, editors, or readers.  I’ve worked as a librarian, writer, and editor, so the [...]

Monday Member Spotlight: Erin DeLargy of Hot Pink and Sequins

       Please describe your craft business. What was your impulse for starting it? I love making art. I was in school to be an art therapist several years ago, and realized that I actually wanted to be an artist full time and work for myself.  I left grad school with a year to [...]

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