December 4th Market Artisans

Ask the Trees - A self-taught spoon carver from Durham, NC who uses locally found wood to create unique and functional wares for the kitchen. Each piece is a reminder of the many gifts that trees provide.

Tierra Sol Studio - Tierra Sol Studio creates happy and minimalist designs for plant killers who are plant lovers. They hand make their planters, grow the majority of their plants, hand mix their soils, hand build their terrariums, and hand make their unicorn and uncial figurines. They use the hardiest and highest quality materials for the lowest maintenance and longest lasting plant designs. 

Uncaged Artistry - Uncaged Artistry uses 100% cowhide and sheephide leather to create fearlessly bold jewelry designs. Uncaged Artistry is passionate about creating and supporting local makers!

Lo & Behold - Lo & Behold is a Durham, NC based apothecary that uses 100% natural, local, responsibly sourced, and certified organic ingredients to handcraft gentle and versatile body care. Each product is formulated to enhance your skin and uplift your mental well-being. Never tested on animals, their products are 100% free of parabens, sulfates, petroleum, synthetic ingredients, artificial fragrances and artificial preservatives.

Lauren Sumner Pottery - Lauren Sumner Pottery is designed and created in Raleigh, NC. These handbuilt and wheel-thrown pieces have unique patterns and designs, with clean, bright colors. Items include mugs, planters, jewelry bowls, NC ornaments and much more. 

Lydia Kuekes Designs - Lydia Kuekes' designs come from a deep appreciation for the power of words. Through handlettering and illustration, she brings words to life, and hopes that they bring meaning and joy to the lives of others. 

Red Bird Goods - Red Bird Goods is a modern and unisex infant and toddler line of goods that focuses on positive and bold messages for kids. All items are made by hand in Cary, NC. They are deeply committed to creating environmentally friendly handmade items. Organic and recycled items are used whenever and wherever possible.

Amy Richards Illustration - Amy is a freelance illustrator who creates a variety of paper goods like greeting cards and art prints. She is inspired by flora and fauna and food. Amy is most happy painting custom orders for customers, especially of homes or beloved pets.

Bolla Fresca Soap Co - handmade, cruelty free soaps and body scrubs made in Cary, NC. A portion of all proceeds is donated to help local beagle rescue organizations.

geekchicfashion - At geekchicfashion, modern style meets casual comfort. Lysandra designs and sews each skirt, top and scarf herself, ensuring quality construction and fabulous fit. Her styles are professional enough for work but yoga pants comfortable... a win-win for your inner fashionista!

Wicks for Wags - Handmade eco-friendly, clean burning, ridiculously good-smelling soy candles with a cause. 10% of proceeds are donated to animal shelters and rescue groups around the US. 

Juniper Bay Metals - Juniper Bay Metals is the handcrafted precious metal, gemstone and enamel jewelry of Raleigh artist Staci Phebus. Current work consists of several small collections of predominantly sea and nature inspired jewelry. Each piece is carefully and thoughtfully created with much skill, patience, and love.

Afternoon Owl Designs - Rebecca is a self-taught artist makes warm, cozy handmade crochet scarves and accessories from a blend of lamb's wool and acrylic. Inspired by a long line of crafty women, she surrounds herself and her workspace with lovely things those women have made or used in the past. From this inspiration, she creates her own ideas. 

Paul Friedrich - Paul Friedrich is an American comics artist from Raleigh, NC. Paul is known for his materful use of color, composition and humor. 

Prim Design - Prim Design uses reclaimed wood from a local plantation as the base for their beautifully hand painted signs.