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Nov 2019

November 2nd, 2019 Nov 02 2 0 1 9

Taken Holiday Pop Up Shop in Towson MD

Until December 21, 2019

A pop up shop featuring items for your home from artists & makers who are local, committed to sustainability and craftsmanship. You'll be supporting over 40 Maryland based artists, makers and confectioners, and the shop is located just around the corner from Pure Raw Juice in Towson, MD.

HOLIDAY SHOP HOURS:

Opening November 2, then open Thursdays - Saturdays until November 23

We will be closed November 28 & 29 for Thanksgiving

Opening November 30 for Small Business Saturday, then open Wednesdays - Saturday until December 21

6811 York Road, Baltimore MD 21212 | Next door to Pure Raw Juice

November 29th, 2019 Nov 29 2 0 1 9

Holiday Artisan Market @ 3:30 PM

Until 6:30 PM

Please join us for the 15th annual Park School Holiday Artisan Market, Thursday, December 5, 2019 from 3:30-6:30 p.m. in the Blaustein Gym.

This market showcases the artisans of the Baltimore community. All categories are presented: painting, fiber, drawing, ceramics, wood, glass, jewelry, body care, and packaged homemade goods.

November 29th, 2019 Nov 29 2 0 1 9

HERE. Pop Up in Annapolis @ 10:00 PM

Until December 22, 2019 @ 6:00 PM

Open Daily 11/29-12/22
10-6 (5 on Sundays) | 10-midnight every Thursday for Annapolis’ Midnight Madness events!
Over 80 local artists in a boutique setting ~ with all your holiday needs!
53 Maryland Avenue
Annapolis • 21401

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Dec 2019

December 1st, 2019 Dec 01 2 0 1 9

Holiday by The Falls at Whitehall Mill @ 11:00 PM

Until December 22, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

Come eat, shop, and play at Holiday by the Falls, a Whitehall Market pop-up shop featuring merchants and makers of the soon-to-open food market. Artisan cheeses, specialty foods, baked goods, and beautiful, one-of-a-kind gifts can all be found under one roof. Whitehall has been transformed into a colorful winter wonderland and a series of ticketed workshops are held every weekend including citrus garland making (Nov 30), coffee cupping (Dec 7), cheese class 101 (Dec 14), and more.

Vendors include Ann Parker of Homebody General Store, Ceremony Coffee, Dana Sicko of Gundalow Gourmet, Amanda Mack of Crust by Mack, Firefly Farms, Wight Tea Co., and Chef Rey Eugenio of Heritage, all confirmed tenants of the upcoming Whitehall Market.

Every Saturday and Sunday beginning November 30 and ending on December 22, 2019 (weekends only.) Hours are 11am-5pm.

3300 Clipper Mill Road, Baltimore, MD 21211

December 1st, 2019 Dec 01 2 0 1 9

Makers of Maryland Pop Up Shop at White Marsh

Until December 23, 2019

Holiday Pop Up Shop featuring tons of local makers at the Avenue at White Marsh
Fri 4-9 | Sat 11-8 | Sun 10-6

December 3rd, 2019 Dec 03 2 0 1 9

Benefit Baltimore Market @ 6:00 PM

Until 9:00 PM

This Giving Tuesday come out to Peabody Heights Brewery for a makers market with food trucks and beer all while supporting Baltimore City non-profits.

Each maker will be giving 20% of their sales to the non-profit they chose.


December 5th, 2019 Dec 05 2 0 1 9

Park School Holiday Artisan Market @ 3:30 PM

Until 6:30 PM

This year’s Holiday Artisan Market features 40 artisans of all kinds from the greater Baltimore community – you'll find jewelry, painting, ceramics, woodworking, metal-sculpting, food, body care, and more. There’s something for everyone, so bring your holiday gift lists and be prepared to shop for some of the best hand-made goods in Baltimore! In addition to our 40 artisans, pizza and food from Graul’s will be available for sale, and we'll also have a caricature artist doing portraits (for $8) – a great activity for kids!

This event is free and open to the public, so please bring your family, friends, neighbors, and co-workers to the must-attend artisan extravaganza! Event will be held in the Blaustein Gym.

December 7th, 2019 Dec 07 2 0 1 9

Holiday Pop Up Market at Charm City Meadworks @ 1:00 PM

Until December 7, 2019 @ 6:00 PM

Join Maryland Makers at Charm City Meadworks Saturday 1-6pm

Over 15 Local Artists and Makers Vending Handmade Gifts and Wares

Coffee and Drinks from Dear Globe Coffee

December 7th, 2019 Dec 07 2 0 1 9

Anthropologie Holiday Pop Up Market // Columbia, MD @ 2:00 PM

Until December 7, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

Visit this local Anthropologie for a fun holiday pop up featuring local makers! Visit the store at the Columbia to find Darra of Dear Darling Design Studio to get custom calligraphy pieces like ornaments!

December 7th, 2019 Dec 07 2 0 1 9

Makers Alley at Local Color Flowers @ 8:00 AM

Until December 7, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Makers Alley is our annual holiday market. We invite a dozen awesome local vendors to join us on a December Saturday morning so you can find the bombest gifts. This is the good stuff - Oprah level.

There will be snacks! Coffee from Park and Perk and treats from Bramble. Hang out, browse, get a jump on the holidays. Stop by on your way to the Farmer's Market.

December 7th, 2019 Dec 07 2 0 1 9

Holiday Heap by Charm City Craft Mafia @ 10:00 AM

Until December 7, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

Join 50+ amazing artists/makers for the 13th annual HOLIDAY HEAP Craft Fair presented by the Charm City Craft Mafia! Shop handmade and local for all your holiday needs on Saturday, December 7th from 10am-5pm. Free and family-friendly!

December 7th, 2019 Dec 07 2 0 1 9

Local Makers Event at Level 3 Rotunda @ 10:00 AM

Until December 7, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

The 4th Annual Local Makers Event featuring local artisans and handmade goods found only in Maryland at Towson Town Center

December 7th, 2019 Dec 07 2 0 1 9

Bmore Flea at Broadway Market @ 11:00 AM

Until December 7, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Holiday edition of the Bmore Flea Market Pop Up in Fells Point on Saturday December 7th from 11:00 to 4:00pm.
One Block north of the Broadway Square in the renovated North Broadway Market gravel courtyard.

December 7th, 2019 Dec 07 2 0 1 9

Cross Street Holiday Market @ 11:00 AM

Until December 7, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

An annual showcase of local makers kicks off the giving season in Federal Hill! Our Holiday Market provides a one-stop shop for unique locally-made gifts, featuring 40 Baltimore-area makers.

December 7th, 2019 Dec 07 2 0 1 9

Holiday Shop on the Dock with Baltimore Water Taxi @ 12:00 PM

Until December 7, 2019 @ 2:00 PM

Join Dogs of Charm City at the Fells Point dock for the Water Taxi for a unique pop up shop with amazing gifts to purchase! You can also learn more about the water taxi's private charters!

The water taxi will be docked and available to explore, and decked out for photos! There will also be a full water taxi experience available with Pups + PJ ride for people and dogs at 3pm.

This event is being held during the Old Thyme Christmas Celebration in Fells Point, so you can check out more fun before and after your visit.

December 8th, 2019 Dec 08 2 0 1 9

Merry Mart at Creative Alliance @ 11:00 AM

Until December 8, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

Shop a diverse mix of handmade items by artisans from Baltimore and beyond this Holiday Season! Merry Mart is our annual juried holiday craft market that showcases high-quality handmade arts and crafts including; clothing, handbags, accessories, ceramics, soaps, kids’ toys, mixed media, jewelry, and great art!

December 8th, 2019 Dec 08 2 0 1 9

Bar Necklace Workshop with Eaarth Bones @ 12:00 PM

Until December 8, 2019 @ 1:30 PM

Join Rachel of Eaarthbones at the Makers of Maryland Pop-up at THE AVENUE in White Marsh for a diy workshop, learning about and creating your own 14k gold or sterling silver bar necklace. You will be supplied with all of the tools and materials to create your own one-of-a-kind necklace and learn about crystal properties from Rachel. You'll also be brought through a mindfulness practice and intention setting before we start our workshop.

Add on a bracelet option to create your own matching set!

Seats are limited.

December 8th, 2019 Dec 08 2 0 1 9

Kid Creations Craft Market with Heartlove Photography and Muddy Boots, Messy Roots @ 12:00 PM

Until December 8, 2019 @ 3:00 PM

Shop REALLY small this holiday season.

In the spirit of promoting entrepreneurship, encouraging young makers, and shopping local, we're hosting our first craft market for young people!

Heartlove Photography + Muddy Boots, Messy Roots want to encourage local children to get excited about small business, support the local economy, and be young entrepreneurs!

Interested in being a Vendor?
Have your parent or guardian e-mail info@heartlovephotography.com with your Name, Age (this event is for makers under age 18), and Contact Phone Number, as well as a description and photo of what you'll be selling. All applications must be submitted by November 1, 2019.
Space is limited to 6 vendors, so apply soon! If accepted, you'll receive a free 6 foot space (tables may be provided, or bring your own under 6'). An adult must accompany the child during the entire event.

This is a FREE event for all Vendors and visitors!

December 8th, 2019 Dec 08 2 0 1 9

DIY Wreath Workshop with Rogue Petal Co. @ 4:30 PM

Until December 8, 2019 @ 6:30 PM

At our workshop, you will learn to make a 14 inch wooden, embroidery hoop wreath with a variety of artificial holiday greens, faux berries, and ribbon! We provide all materials and instruction to get started, then you choose individual faux pieces to personalize the wreath and we’ll guide you along the way.

All materials are included in the ticket price.

Space is limited, so book your tickets early!

The workshop will be held at The Avenue at White Marsh, Makers of Maryland Holiday Pop-Up Shop (near Ulta, between Justice & LOFT).

December 11th, 2019 Dec 11 2 0 1 9

Wreath Making Workshop with Rogue Petal Co. @ 6:00 PM

Until December 11, 2019 @ 8:00 PM

Learn how to make a faux modern, Christmas wreath that will last for years to come!

At our workshop, you will learn to make a 14 inch wooden, embroidery hoop wreath with a variety of artificial holiday greens, faux berries, and ribbon! We provide all materials and instruction to get started, then you choose individual faux pieces to personalize the wreath and we’ll guide you along the way.

All materials are included in the ticket price.

The workshop will be held at Match Made Stores at The Shops at Kenilworth, Lower Level next to Jos. A. Bank. Match Made Stores, Guerilla Realty, and Fairway Mortgage are hosting an in-store HAPPY HOUR 😁🍸✨ complete with bartender, DJ, shopping, and all the home-buying advice you could ask for!! And the best part, the party is FO Free 👏🏻

The first 15 guests will receive swag bags with holiday goodies—get there 15 minutes before the workshop to mingle, shop, and grab a drink before the class! 🎄✂️

December 11th, 2019 Dec 11 2 0 1 9

Silver & Stone Workshop Series with EaarthBones and Maxi Cif Designs @ 6:30 PM

Until December 11, 2019 @ 8:30 PM

This holiday season, give the gift of a handmade piece of jewelry or even better, a DIY necklace experience with a loved one. Learn wire wrapping and soldering techniques, designing and creating your own sterling silver and crystal necklace. Learn a design or create your own with Maxi and Rachel with all materials and tools supplied for you.

What is included:

-All tools

-Sterling silver and assorted crystals

-Step by step instructions from Rachel King of Eaarthbones and Maxi Cifarelli of Maxi Cif Designs

-Learning wire wrapping and soldering techniques

-Holiday tea from Wight Tea Co

December 13th, 2019 Dec 13 2 0 1 9

The Sweetest Fern Holiday Pop-Up at Suspended Brewing @ 4:00 PM

Until December 13, 2019 @ 9:00 PM

Come see Jillian from The Sweetest Fern and pick up some holiday stamping to wow your family with! She'll be at Suspended Brewing with her pop-up from 4-9pm, so be sure to stop in and say hi!

December 14th, 2019 Dec 14 2 0 1 9

Ceremony Holiday Markets at Ceremony Coffee Roasters @ 10:00 AM

Until 3:00 PM

Come one, come all! We're hosting two exciting holiday markets at our Park Ave. cafe this year and we could not be more excited to bring the community together at our Park Ave. cafe. Sip on coffee while getting all of your shopping finished and supporting these talented, local businesses at the same time.

December 14th, 2019 Dec 14 2 0 1 9

Makers Market at Green Spring Station @ 10:00 AM

Until 4:00 PM

Green Spring Station along with Taken, Baltimore Magazine, and WTMD-FM will once again host a one-day holiday marketplace featuring Baltimore’s most talented artists and crafters as they ‘set up shop’ around the center in this 4th Annual Holiday Makers Market!

The Makers Market will feature more than 20 LOCAL holiday vendors and artisans, along with special pop-up shop curated by Taken as well as a DIY corner for some creative holiday fun!

The Green Spring Station Holiday Makers Market is modeled after the Bryant Park holiday craft bazaar in New York City. Throughout the day, shoppers will enjoy mixing and mingling with local artisans and enjoy unique one-of-a kind holiday gift ideas.

December 14th, 2019 Dec 14 2 0 1 9

Cross Street Holiday Market @ 11:00 AM

Until 5:00 PM

An annual showcase of local makers kicks off the giving season in Federal Hill! Our Holiday Market provides a one-stop shop for unique locally-made gifts, featuring 40 Baltimore-area makers.

Happening Dec 7th and 14th

December 14th, 2019 Dec 14 2 0 1 9

Greater Goods Holiday Market at R. House @ 11:00 AM

Until 4:00 PM

An indoor and outdoor market to benefit a local cause and promote small businesses & artists. Occurs monthly, on the first Saturday of every month. Over 50 local vendors, ranging from hand-made clothing & jewelry, to fine art and ceramics! Plus, groove to tunes from our DJ Amy Reid of Party Girl Entertainment.

Grab some lunch at R. House and swing into the garage for a day of great local shopping. Each market features a rotating charitable cause. A portion of each booth fee is donated to them, and they receive a free booth at the market to chat with you about their work!

December 14th, 2019 Dec 14 2 0 1 9

Wrap Necklace Workshop with Eaarth Bones at Ceremony Coffee Roasters @ 1:00 PM

Until 1:30 PM

During Ceremony's holiday market December 14th, create a 14k gold or sterling silver wrap necklace, adorned with crystals. All tools and materials will be provided.

December 15th, 2019 Dec 15 2 0 1 9

Mini Greater Goods Holiday Market at R. House @ 11:00 AM

Until 4:00 PM

Join us for the main Greater Goods Market on 12/14, and for our mini market inside the R.House food hall on 12/15! We've got 20 amazing local vendors lined up for a 2nd day of great, local shopping.

Grab some lunch at R. House and swing into the garage for a day of great local shopping. Each market features a rotating charitable cause. A portion of each booth fee is donated to them, and they receive a free booth at the market to chat with you about their work!

December 15th, 2019 Dec 15 2 0 1 9

Paper Flower Workshop with Florionaal @ 12:30 PM

Until 2:30 PM

In this DIY workshop, you will learn how to make paper flowers that are the perfect addition to your home and/or event décor. We will be hand cutting the petals and using hot glue during the process. At the end of the workshop you will go home with an assembled paper flower in the color and shape of your choice.

All materials will be provided.

Location: The Makers of Maryland Pop-Up Shop, 8153 Honeygo Boulevard Unit J, Nottingham, MD 21236

December 16th, 2019 Dec 16 2 0 1 9

Odette Press at Artifact Coffee Baltimore @ 9:00 AM

Until 2:00 PM

Shop hand marbled journals and cards from Odette Press

December 17th, 2019 Dec 17 2 0 1 9

Holiday Market at Atwaters Hopkins @ 11:00 AM

Until 3:00 PM

Shop local vendors at Atwaters Hopkins Holiday Pop up! December 17th, 11am-3pm! Featuring Hon's Honey, Micheal Bruley Studio, Counter Culture Coffee, Pure Chocolate by Jinji, Keepwell Vinegar, Lucky Bat Paper Co, Peabody Brewery, & Baltimore Candle Co. (and Atwaters of course!)

December 19th, 2019 Dec 19 2 0 1 9

The Sweetest Fern Holiday Pop-Up at Suspended Brewing @ 4:00 PM

Until December 19, 2019 @ 9:00 PM

Come see Jillian from The Sweetest Fern and pick up some holiday stamping to wow your family with! She'll be at Suspended Brewing with her pop-up from 4-9pm, so be sure to stop in and say hi!

December 20th, 2019 Dec 20 2 0 1 9

Bramble Baking Co. Pop Up at Bird in Hand @ 11:00 AM

Until December 20, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Come get some holiday treats from Bramble Baking Co. pop up at Bird in Hand in Baltimore!

December 21st, 2019 Dec 21 2 0 1 9

Ceremony Holiday Markets at Ceremony Coffee Roasters @ 10:00 AM

Until 3:00 PM

Come one, come all! We're hosting two exciting holiday markets at our Park Ave. cafe this year and we could not be more excited to bring the community together at our Park Ave. cafe. Sip on coffee while getting all of your shopping finished and supporting these talented, local businesses at the same time.

December 21st, 2019 Dec 21 2 0 1 9

Hampden Holiday Market at St Luke's Church on the Avenue @ 10:00 AM

Until 5:00 PM

Shop local with over 45 vendors at the Hampden Holiday Market at St Luke's Church on the Ave! December 21st!

December 21st, 2019 Dec 21 2 0 1 9

Last Stop Hops & Shop with Charm City Craft Mafia @ 5:00 PM

Until 9:00 PM

Are you a last minute kind of holiday shopper? Can't make it to Holiday Heap? Swing by the Peabody Heights Brewery on Thursday December 21st for our 4th annual Last Stop Hops & Shop!

Fulfill all your last-minute shopping needs while enjoying a relaxing evening of pizza and beer! We'll have 20+ local artists and makers in the tasting room.

Shop handmade, support local businesses and enjoy delicious local food and beer while you browse and buy. Dizzy Cow Pizzeria will be on site serving up deliciousness again this year! Hope to see you there!

December 23rd, 2019 Dec 23 2 0 1 9

Bramble Baking Co. Pop Up at Sophomore Coffee @ 10:00 AM

Until December 23, 2019 @ 2:00 PM

Come get some holiday treats from Bramble Baking Co. pop up at Sophomore Coffee in Baltimore!

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Jan 2020

January 10th, 2020 Jan 10 2 0 2 0

Silver and Stone Workshop Series with Maxi Cif Designs and EaarthBones @ 6:30 PM

Until 8:30 PM

January Silver and Stone Workshop Series

This holiday season, give the gift of a handmade piece of jewelry or even better, a DIY necklace experience with a loved one. Learn wire wrapping and soldering techniques, designing and creating your own sterling silver and crystal necklace. Learn a design or create your own with Maxi and Rachel with all materials and tools supplied for you.

What is included:

-All tools

-Sterling silver and assorted crystals

-Step by step instructions from Rachel King of Eaarthbones and Maxi Cifarelli of Maxi Cif Designs

-Learning wire wrapping and soldering techniques

-Holiday tea from Wight Tea Co

Silver and stone is a workshop series. Each class will teach different techniques, so come to one or come to both workshops. All experience levels welcome!

January 16th, 2020 Jan 16 2 0 2 0

All about Ranunculus Class at Butterbee Farm @ 10:00 AM

Until 12:00 PM

Butterbee's new greenhouse is warm, full of flowers, and has space to design! Hear how the farmers grow ranunculus. Take a tour of the farm. View the varieties. Learn to design a centerpiece featuring these spectacular Spring flowers, and build your bouquet in the greenhouse where they grow. Take your arrangement home to kick off the season.

January 17th, 2020 Jan 17 2 0 2 0

Crochet Club at KAT Cafe Frederick @ 6:00 PM

Until 7:30 PM

Come crochet with fellow friends amongst our sweet kitties! Crochet instructor available for questions and guidance, materials not included.

Every Third Tuesday of the Month!

January 17th, 2020 Jan 17 2 0 2 0

VENDOR DEADLINE FOR THE WEDDING MARKET @ 11:00 PM

Until 11:50 PM

Keep checking back soon for all the details about the market! For now, save the date for March 22nd 2020 at Clifton Mansion in Baltimore. The market will feature styled scenes by vendor teams, as well as traditional market tables + mini workshops!

To apply by January 17th 2020 >> click here! <<

January 18th, 2020 Jan 18 2 0 2 0

Grand Opening Rooster & Hen at Cross Street Market in Fed Hill @ 12:00 PM

Until 6:00 PM

Grand Opening celebration of the new location of Rooster & Hen, Ribbon Cutting at 1:00

Rooster & Hen is located at the LIGHT STREET entrance (1065 S Charles St., Baltimore)


January 19th, 2020 Jan 19 2 0 2 0

DIY Ethical Cat Toy Class at KAT Cafe Frederick @ 3:00 PM

Until 4:00 PM

Come learn how to make enriching yet ethical cat toys for your kitty! Don't have a kitty? That's ok! We will donate the extra toys to the Frederick County Animal Control. Feline Behaviorist, Kelly Myers, is thrilled to be teaching this class.


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K.A.T. Cafe26 W. Main Street, New Market, Maryland 21774

January 26th, 2020 Jan 26 2 0 2 0

Flower Cake Decorating Workshop with Bramble Baking Co.! @ 2:00 PM

Until January 26, 2020 @ 4:00 PM

Location: Local Color Flowers / 3100 Brentwood Ave, Baltimore, MD
Join us for a fun, hands-on workshop dedicated to getting creative with natural food dyes, buttercream, and local non-toxic and edible blooms. Our popular cake decorating workshops are back: one date to brighten your winter, and one date to celebrate spring. Beginner cake decorators and more experienced bakers welcome!

Purchase tickets for Jan 26th here!

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