• Home
  •  
  • Arts & Crafts

Arts & Crafts

Shop 'til You Drop!

The Arts & Crafts booths are a wonderful part of Octoberfest.  Come to Appleton's Octoberfest on Saturday, September 30th, 2017, to find those one-of-a-kind pieces you won't find anywhere else.  Almost 200 skilled artisans offering unique, handcrafted items from jewelry to wearable art to home decor. The booths are located from Durkee to Lawe Streets on East College Avenue. 

2017 Octoberfest Vendors include:

Booth 1 – The Social, Westby, WI
Reclaimed electric fence into 3-D flowers.  Each unique

Booth 2 – Mama J’s Signs and Such LLC, Black Creek, WI
Hand painted wooden signs.

Booth 3 – Willow Pond Soaps, Wyocena, WI
Handcrafted soaps, painted bath bombs, salves, soaking salts, etc.

Booth 4 - Silver Wear LLC, Appleton, WI
Handmade jewelry from heirloom silverware.  Items include:  rings, bracelets, earrings, etc.

Booth 5 – Metal Magic, Kaukauna, WI
Metal Garden Art.

Booth 6 – Hatsnstuff, Two Rivers, WI
Hand crocheted hats, gloves, boot cuffs and baby clothes.

Booth 7 – David Hipwell, Oconto, WI
Painted prints.

Booth 8 - Goldfire Ltd., Fond du Lac, WI
14k gold wirework jewelry, hand-made and designed by the artist, Gail.

Booth 9 – Bagelicious, Appleton, WI
Coffee, iced coffee, soda, water, Monster drink, Gatorade, cold brewed coffee drinks and assorted bakery items.

Booth 10 – TBA, Appleton, WI

Booth 11 – MC Creations, Green Bay, WI
Handmade jewelry, knitted scarves and felted wool hats, photo art and more.

Booth 12 – Castle Art, Green Bay, WI
Henna and body art.

Booth 13, 14 – Wood Creations/ Frameworks, Brookfield, WI
Personalized, customized wooden frames.

Booth 15 - Hmong Needlework, Green Bay, WI
Hmong needlework that can be worn, hung or used as a table cover.

Booth 16 - Stormy Originals, Green Bay, WI
Dichroic glass highlighted in each piece.  Glass is cut, cold worked and kiln fired.

Booth 17 - Linda’s Crafts, West Bend, WI
Painted wood crafts, lighted glass blocks with bows and Christmas ornaments.

Booth 18 – Cedar Creek Treasures, Casco, WI
Repurposed décor and inspirational wood plaques.

Booth 19 – Okeane Glass, Oshkosh, WI
Dichroic fused and altered glass:  fish, butterflies, dragonflies & turtles.

Booth 20, 21 – beARTeDesigns, Green Bay, WI
Fabric art; including jewelry, scarves, mittens, woven placemats and other knitted and woven items.  Glass soldered work includes pictures, sun catchers and jewelry boxes.

Booth 22 - KT Garden LLC., Weyauwega, WI
Hand-painted wildlife ceramics and outdoor ceramics, pet beds and other pet items.  Outdoor wood decorations, potato and corn cob bags, bun warmers, marshmallow guns and more.

Booth 23 - Mary’s Country Creations, Marinette, WI
Personalized room signs, while you wait.  Bottle cap crafts and hand-painted Christmas ornaments.

Booth 24 – Angie K’s, Luxemburg, WI
Recycled vintage purses.

Booth 25 - The Plate Lady, Luxemburg, WI
Personalized for free; hand-painted windows, doors and plates.

Booth 26 – Paula’s Playhouse Unique Baby Gifts, Oshkosh, WI
1st Birthday baby sets: banner, hat, matching bib, etc.

Booth 27 - Lu’s Creations, Omro, WI
3D brooches, fused glass pendants and earrings, wire wrapped rings and upcycled silverware jewelry.

Booth 28, 29 - Hethke’s Homemade Creations, Green Bay, WI
Barn board furniture, metal flowers, hairbows.

Booth 30, 31 - Log Artistry, Black Creek, WI
Handcrafted custom log furniture and rustic décor; including log beds, tables, dressers, pet bowl feeders, etc.

Booth 32 – Vintage & Crystal Jewelry, Oshkosh, WI
Custom birthstone bracelets, wire wrapped rings, wedding jewelry, etc.

Booth 33, 34 - Gifts by Gail, Wittenberg, WI
Machine embroidered kitchen towels, quilted & embroidered table runners, seasonal fabric décor. 

Booth 35 - D & CS Metal Lawn Art, Sheboygan, WI
Handcrafted metal lawn art and wood items.

Booth 36, 37 – Lulu’s Boutique, Oshkosh, WI
Badge creations: zipper pulls, hair accessories, badge reels, pins & more.

Booth 38 – Eagle Leatherwork, Little Chute, WI
Handcrafted leather-goods:  belts, purses, wallets, gun cases, keychains & more.

Booth 39 – Obsessories, Green Bay, WI
Recycled wool into handmade fashion accessories: hats, Cheesehead scarves, hats and headbands.

Booth 40 - Hale the Bag Lady, Milwaukee, WI
Handmade leather purses using top grade leather with unique style.

Booth 41 – Sonnet’s Garden Blooms, Appleton, WI
Handmade stamped jewelry, soap, wooden signs, pillows & more.

Booth 42, 43 - KSS Memories, Chippewa Falls, WI
Pop culture image purses, bags and kiddie backpacks using recycled media and fabrics.  Designer pet leashes, collars using quality contour sports clasps and nickel plated hardware.

Booth 44, 45 - Jully’s Fashion Design, Oshkosh, WI
Designer fashion hats, thread on wire jewelry and floral art creations.

Booth 46 – J&M Pottery, Pleasant Prairie, WI
Hand-thrown functional stoneware decorated with porcelain flowers and wheat.

Booth 47 - Herbesque, Hilbert, WI
Organic lip scrubs, sprays, make-up, oil candles, dryer balls and more.

Booth 48 – Whispering Pines, Grafton, WI
Steampunk jewelry, repurposed scarves from clothes, etc.

Booth 49 – Round Barn Wood Crafts, Plymouth, WI
Functional woodcrafts: cutting boards, clipboards, cribbage boards, etc.

Booth Bonus space – FaithAnn Originals, Milwaukee, WI
Watercolor ceramics:  ornaments, wearable art, wall décor and more.

Booth Bonus space -North Street Studios, Appleton, WI
Stone oil candles.

Booth 50, 51 – Cabin Crafts, Appleton, WI
Hand-painted, handcrafted, decorated wood products and more.

Booth 52 - Sally Hayes Jewelry, Peshtigo, WI
Earrings and pendants using Sterling Silver and semi-precious stones or pearls.  “Story Necklaces” can be personalized using Copper or Silver hand stamped words or phrases combined with pearls and charms.

Booth 53 – James Baumgart, Seymour, WI
Cribbage boards, bird feeders and wooden signs.

Booth 54 – Claywork & Classes, Appleton, WI
Handcrafted wheel-thrown pottery.

Booth 55 – Stella Blu Bohemian, Appleton, WI
Handcrafted bags, totes and accessories using repurposed materials.

Booth 56 – Blue Ribbon Crafts of WI, Menomonee Falls, WI
Hand-painted miniatures, shelves, fishing poles, woodworking.

Booth 57 – Wilson’s, Manitowoc, WI
Papier Mache’ figurines displayed on tables, boxes and racks.

Booth 58 – Nelmark & Co., Mellen, WI
Home décor using reclaimed products as well as new timber.

Booth 59 - Special Occasion Glassware, Oshkosh, WI
Original hand painted glassware by award winning artist, Mary Jean Young.  Specializing in weddings and other special occasions.

Booth 60 - Angela’s Pottery, Oshkosh, WI
One of a kind wheel thrown handmade, colorful and functional stoneware pottery.  Food safe glazes made by Angela in small batches.

Booth 61, 62 - Deb’s Crafts, Appleton, WI
Handwoven: rugs, tree skirts, bibs in all sizes, trick or treat bags, towels, microwave bowls, coasters, aprons and more.

Booth 63, 64 – Urban Daisy, Oshosh, WI
Wooden signs.

Booth 65, 66 - Woods and Ivy, Kaukauna, WI
Silk floral arrangements in unique one of a kind containers.

Booth 67 - Christine’s Bowtique Designs, Waupaca, WI
Girls’ accessories from hats, dresses and tutu’s to bow holders and for the young men…..suspenders and bow tie shirts.

Booth 68, 69 - Country Lane Creations, Green Bay, WI
Skunk Gunk room fragrance jars, wood recipe boxes, signs, napkin holders and fabric aprons & more.

Booth 70 – Inspirations by Design, North Fond du Lac, WI
Unique, customized jewelry for everyday as well as special occasions. 

Booth 71 – Soap Dance, Appleton, WI
Handcrafted soaps, lip balms, hand lotions, etc.

Booth 72 – Knottie Chic, Appleton, WI
Seasonal wreaths, seasonal décor, jewelry and crocheted items; including wearable art.

Booth 73 – Twisted Sisters, Menasha, WI
Halloween mixed-medium:  bats, skeletons, pumpkins and more.

Booth 74 - Gosse Rustic Wood, Appleton, WI
Redwood tables made with driftwood or redwood bases.  Redwood vases.  Mirrors made from oak.

Booth 75 - Custom Wood Crafts, Eureka, WI
Handcrafted wooden stand-alone décor, all lighted.

Booth 76 – Becky’s Bags, Larsen, WI
Hand-crafted sewn purses.

Booth 77 – Brushworks, Milwaukee, WI
Hand painted fabric and glass Christmas ornaments.  All original, unique and different.

Booth 78 - Get Bent Jewelry by Rebecca, Brillion, WI
Crocheted metal jewelry using jewelry wire and similar techniques to that of yarn; creating unique items

Booth 79 – Ron’s Metal Flowers, Neenah, WI
Metal lawn décor: flower stars, saw blade men, horseshoe bottle holders and more.

Booth 80 – Wood n Stuff, Hartford, WI
Cedar bird homes, feeders, cedar bat houses, finch houses, etc.

Booth 81 – Buttons ETC, West Bend, WI
Vintage button jewelry, upcycled knit hats, boot coozies, etc.

Booth 82 – The Dandelion Farm, Berlin, WI
Handcrafted bath and body products: beat teas, soap sticks, laundry & more.

Booth 84 - Cinnamon Lane, Baileys Harbor, WI
Recycled wool mittens.

Booth 85, 86 – L.A. Stuart, Fall Creek, WI
Handmade Swarovski crystal jewelry, hand painted mirrors and sweatshirts.

Booth 87 - Busy Bee Crafts, Highland, WI
Handcrafted wooden wind spinners.

Booth 88 – Gifts by Nanel, Wausaukee, WI
Garden art ceramic mushrooms, flowers, fish, dragonflies and more.  

Booth 89, 90 - Gemstone Jewelry, Appleton, WI
Wire wrapped gemstone jewelry; slides, pendants, earrings and necklaces.  Bottle wind-chimes, feeders & more.

Booth 91 – Freckles Garden, Appleton, WI
Handcrafted apparel; headbands, crocheted tops and more. 

Booth 92 - Barbie’s Boutique, Sheboygan, WI
Doll clothes perfect for American Girl or Barbie, doll beds and tents.

Booth 93, 94 – Cranberry Springs, Fremont, WI
Metal wall art.

Booth 95 plus – Junction City Crafts, Junction City, WI
Sewn, embellished clothing.

Booth 96 – James Steeno Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
Watercolor paintings.

Booth 97 - Carol’s Crafts, Manitowoc, WI
Quillows: blankets that fold into a pillow, fleece blankets, jackets, mittens, sweaters, etc.

Booth 98 - Files Forever, Seymour, WI
Polymer clay on the handles of Czech Crystal manicure, pedicure and spa files.

Booth 99 - dainty daisies, Oshkosh, WI
Handmade clothing & accessories; including one of a kind wrap skirts, snap infinity scarves, Rosie headbands, hair bows, fabric button earrings, etc.

Booth 100 - Tizzy Dee, Oshkosh, WI
Hand crocheted items.  Unique.

Booth 101 – SKL Unique Gifts, Kimberly, WI  
Clocks and bowls made out of record albums.

Booth 102, 103 – Widi Designs, Green Bay, WI
Sewn fleece:  baby blankets, hats, scarves, animal pillows and more.

Booth 104 – Needlepoint Hmong Motif, LLC., Wausau, WI
Traditional Hmong crafts, stuffed animals, bags, storycloths and more.

Booth 105 - Cedarburg Fox Farm Creations, Cedarburg, WI
Birdhouses, garden stakes and feeders all created using reclaimed wood, tin and stone from the old fox pens of Cedarburg, Wisconsin.

Booth 106 - Mother Handcraft, Green Bay, WI
Purses made out of recyclable suits, mittens and accessories.

Booth 107 - Perennial Pottery, Mequon, WI
Wheel-thrown ceramic raku glazes luminaries, vases, plates and signs with perennial impressions.

Booth 108 – Heartfelt Blessings, Oconomowoc, WI
Handcrafted home décor.

Booth 109, 110 – Kelly’s Craft Shop, Neenah, WI
Handpainted Christmas ornaments and repurposed décor.

Booth 111, 112 – Created 4-U, Reedsville, WI
Metal & wood creations.  Bear tables and wooden building blocks.

Booth 113 – Just the 3 of Us, Kimberly, WI
Wood dice sets, wooden signs and glass stemware.

Booth 114 - Maplewood, Johnson Creek, WI
Pet items:  pet beds, catnip toys, Cleo the catfish and more.

Booth 115 - Sunrise Showers Soap Co., LLC, Waterford, WI
Over sixty varieties of all natural, herbal soaps – Palm Oil free!  Whipped Shea butter moisturizers, liquid soaps, lip balms, bath salts, bug repellants and Non-GMO soy aroma wax melts.

Booth 116 – Deb’s Creations, Menomonee Falls, WI
Kids kitchen aprons, washable marker aprons, boys tool aprons and bags.

Booth 117, 118 - Kaylynn Kreations, Green Bay, WI
Whimsical bright colored tutus for infants, girls and dolls.  Tutu purses, tutu dresses with matching tulle headbands.  Lace boot toppers, sheer scarves, hats, and beaded crocheted jewelry.

Booth 119 – Snug L Bee, Greenville, WI
Handmade baby car seat covers, ponchos, bibs, towels, etc.

Booth 120, 121 - Yellow Rose Memories, Appleton, WI
Handmade mosaic coasters, Lazy Susan’s, Home décor, jewelry, ornaments and more using paper.  Hand sewn appliqued towels, baked potato bags, tree skirts, potholders, washcloths and more.

Booth 122 - Maple Valley Magnetic Jewelry, Suring, WI
Magnetic jewelry of high quality designs, many have one of a kind gemstones to enhance the beauty.

Booth 123 - This & That Crafts, LLC, Weston, WI
Wooden toys and educational games for math, reading, letters and mind teasers.

Booth 124 - Queen Bee Soaps, Algoma, WI
Soaps, lotions, lotion bars, scrubs, soaking salts, candles, melting tarts, bath bombs and lip balms.

Booth 125 - American Forging LLC, Millington, MI
Hand-hammered giftware from recycled aluminum: bookmarks, crosses, coasters, plates, trays, etc.

Booth 126 – Splynndid, Manitowoc, WI
Handcrafted jewelry: designed earrings, necklaces and bracelets using beads, stitching and weaving techniques.

Booth 127 - Stained Glass by Tina, Shiocton, WI
Stain glass sun catchers.

Booth 128 - Lois Deau, Green Bay, WI
Floral designs, swags, wreaths and arrangements.

Booth 129 – The Yarnival, Hudson, WI
Crocheted beanies, slouch hats, cowls.  Upcycled leather cuffs. 

Booth 130 – Whiskey River Workshop,  Appleton, WI
Handcrafted household and art made using wood and metal.  Items include wood speakers, coasters, wood-burned bowls and décor.

Booth 131 – Creative Juices Designs, LLC., Combined Locks, WI 
Hand-stamped accessories.

Booth 132, 133 – Kims Prims and Whims, Hartland, WI
Halloween decorations; including fabric pumpkins.

Booth 134, 135 – The Flying Carpet, Brandon, WI
Handwoven rugs, table runners, placemats and coasters.

Booth 136, 137 - Perfect Pet Gift Shop & Bakery, Appleton, WI
Fresh, all natural gourmet pet treats; in a variety of flavors using human grade ingredients.

Booth Bonus -  Rose Carpentier, New Berlin, WI
Faux stained glass windows.  Old windows are painted and finished to appear as stained glass.  Also, doorknob decorations for children and holidays made from felt and decorated with ribbon and trims.

Booth 138 - Klocks-N-Krafts, Oneida, WI
Handmade wood items for the homes:  clocks, games, doll furniture, jewelry cabinets, quilt racks, etc.

Booth 139 - Mind & Body Products, LLC, Appleton, WI  
All natural body care products, accessories for eco-friendly green living and apparel items.

Booth 140 – The Wooden Feather, Pickett, WI
Carved wooden feathers, painted and framed.

Booth 141 – Terri’s Bright Ideas, Pickett, WI
Decorative glass blocks and bottles.

Booth 142, 143 - Cherished Pasttimes, Appleton, WI
Large barnboard birdhouses, painted holiday and vintage items, handcrafted holiday decorations, pine benches, welcome posts and painted Halloween items.

Booth 144 – Made by MEE, Neenah, WI
Whimsical hand-made character hats.

Booth 145, 146 – DW Designs, Green Bay, WI
Cement leaves and lighted pictures.

Booth 147, 148 – Too Much Cute, Appleton, WI
Crocheted items: hats, purses, slippers, scarves, socks and scrubbies.

Booth 148 - The Lighthouse, Birnamwood, WI
Handcrafted soy candles and home décor.

Booth 149 - The Creative Touch, Burlington, WI
Handmade windows and frames decorated with berries and stars.  Seasonal accents.

Booth 150 – G and L Handmade Creations, Neenah, WI
Unique hand-crocheted items, including princess blankets, donut pillows, sleep-over bags, water balloons, popsicle cozies, shawls, hats, boot cuffs and so much more!

Booth 151 – Helen’s Daughters Studio, Baraboo, WI
Handbags – plain to fancy.  Decorative to useful.   Upholstery fabrics.

Booth 152 – A Different Angle, Baraboo, WI
Precious metal jewelry, set stones.  Both silver and gold.

Booth 153 - Rockin with the Fridays, Kimberly, WI
Cut rocks made into jewelry, coasters, wind chimes and more.

Booth 154, 155 - Untouchable Designs, Green Bay, WI
Hand-painted windows, screens, snow shovels, milk cans, coal buckets, records, teapots, gas cans & more.

Booth 156 – Wendy Martin, Chili, WI
Hand-painted Snowmen family ornaments – personalized.  Painted seasonal items on jars, wood, etc.

Booth 157 – Lamplighter Candles Limited, LLC., Waupaca, WI
White soy candles in 8 oz. jars, soy milk soap, soy tart melts.

Booth 158 - Winter Fleece by Jackie, Appleton, WI
Fleece hats, scarves, pet coats, headbands, neck-gators and mittens; including thumb-less sized for infants to adult oversized.  Lavender scented hot and cold packs.

Booth 159, 160 - Lil Bit of Country Crafts, Denmark, WI
Themed seasonal characters, reversible table runners, spindles, garden stones, baby quilts, towels & more.

Booth 161, 162 - Jewelry by Sharon, Hortonville, WI
Jewelry: magnetic, ankle bracelets, hemp jewelry.  Baby sets, and more.

Booth 163 – Beauty from Ash – henna art, Appleton, WI
Temporary henna tattoos applied by hand.  Price ranges from $3 - $30.

Booth 164 - Sandra Mathenia, Neenah, WI
Crocheted hats, baby booties, dish rags, kitchen towels, burp pads, blankets and more.

Booth 165 – Mao’s Needlework, Green Bay, WI
Hmong artwork.

Booth 166 - The Doll Depot, Luxemburg, WI
Doll tents; American Girl, Barbie, Webkins, G.I. Joe and Build-A-Bear.  Doll clothes for Ken and Barbie.

Booth 167, 168 - Cakes by Cookie, Abrams, WI
Diaper cakes made using disposable diapers, booties and sundries.  Also decorated clothespins, animal washcloths, hair accessories and more.

Booth 169 – Barbara Radtke Originals, Shiocton, WI
Original paintings and jewelry.

Booth 170 – Rustic Farmhouse, Chilton, WI
Handcrafted pallet wood décor signs.

Booth 171 - Pearly Grey, LLC, Appleton, WI
Clothing for adults and children of all ages; skirts, shirts, onesies, bibs and burp cloths.

Booth 172 – That Blows – Hand-blown Glass Art, Appleton, WI
Hand-blown glass pumpkins, ornaments, vases, paperweights and more.

Booth 173, 174 – Mitten Mania, Appleton, WI
Fleece mittens, hats, neck-warmers, hair accessories and lanyards.

Booth 175 – Jackson’s Bowls, Neenah, WI
Wooden bowls, both decorative and food-safe.

Booth 176, 177 - Gem Treasures Designs, Appleton, WI
Handmade jewelry with sterling silver findings, natural gemstones and Swarovski crystals.  Yarn pom-pom marionette puppets, scarves and more.

Booth 178, 179 - Two Paws Up Bakery/ Happily Ever After, Appleton, WI
Fresh made pet treats (dog, cat and horse).  Handmade pet toys, catnip, pet bandanas and more; handcrafted by Happily Ever After volunteers.

Booth 180 – Custom Letter Design, Rhinelander, WI
Graphic designed letters and quotes, printed and put into hand-made frames.

Sponsors



Media Partners

Get Involved Volunteer Today

Octoberfest needs your help. From bartenders to block captains, from marking streets to help with parking we are always in need of volunteers.

Get your friends together and visit our volunteers page to see what's available. You'll be helping Octoberfest help hundreds of non profit organizations along with the other great causes that we support.

Volunteer