Crafts Marketplace

The Marketplace features artisans selling handcrafted and traditional items. Subjects range from jewelry, specialty items and original artwork.

Interested in being a Marketplace Vendor in the 2019 Festival?

Applications are now being accepted for vendors interested in participating in this year’s festival. Please make sure to read the Vendor Guidelines document as it will answer most of your questions.

Application and app fee must be POSTMARKED by March 29, 2019.  

RICHMOND FOLK FESTIVAL
ATTN: MARKETPLACE
200 S. THIRD STREET
RICHMOND, VA 23219

QUESTIONS: Call 804-788-6466


2018 Vendors*

  • Woodland Heights Pottery - ceramic masks

  • Pure Shea Store - organic soaps, lotions, body scrubs, natural hair products and scented Shea butter

  • Holston Mountain Hat Project - handmade crocheted and knitted headwear and accessories in a variety of styles, designs and fibers

  • A.U.M.I.I.T.U. - leather accessories: belts, earrings, bracelets, pouches and bags

  • Fruits of the Spirit - original acrylic paintings on canvas, matted prints

  • Row House Soaps - handmade all natural herbal soaps and lotions, soy candles, antique door knob wine stoppers, repurposed architectural items: bird houses, mirrors, frames

  • The Passage - handcrafted beaded jewelry and handcrafted handbags made of fabric

  • Temalle Ltd - African handmade straw baskets

  • AlterNatives - handwoven clothing, scarves, purses using Maya technique; hand beaded earrings, necklaces from Guatemala; jade jewelry, ceramics masks

  • Vision of Tibet - hand painted and embroidered clothing, handbags, belts, scarves; meditation items: singing bowls, prayer flags, statues

  • Mexica Crafts - hand cut, hand sewn leather boots, moccasins, purses, pouches, belts, hair ties. Work reflects Aztec culture

  • Used & Rare - handmade shawls, hats, jewelry and vests; repurposed jewelry, handbags and western boots

  • World’s Mini Bazaar - shalwar kameez, Indian scarves, handbags, skirts

  • Scentsational - incense made from tree bark combined with herbs, essential oils, essence of flowers, resins and natural spices

  • Love This - handmade brass necklaces, earrings & bracelets from Kenya, Uganda and Bali; recycled coiled paper necklaces from Uganda; shoes from Ethiopia; clothing from Nepal and India

  • K’Owino Batiks - handmade batik wall hangings of East Africa images (cotton fabric with wax and natural plant dyes), authentic Kenyan earrings

  • One Little World - handmade and fair trade using materials and local resources from the Ecuador, Nepal & Uganda communities which include jewelry, baskets, wraps, wooden, copper and silver items

  • Studio One Two Three - screen printed t-shirts, bandanas, tote bags, tea towels & hand painted 4x6 maps- steamroll relief prints

  • Mr. G Imports - mudcloth print jackets, leather African handbags from Mali, straw handbags from Ghana and Madagascar, African drums and wicker baskets from Ghana

  • Third Generation Jewelers LLC - handcrafted sterling silver and semi-precious rings, earrings, bracelets, necklaces and pendants

  • MudLOVE RVA - products are handmade products out of clay created to spread hope and show love.  From bands to mugs, each piece is a unique labor of love.

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2018 Poster Artist is located in the Marketplace with autographed posters for sale

*subject to change