holiday maker show – dec 4th* + dec 5th*

*before we get to the 'really good stuff' - please note that the shows take place on different days in different locations...some artisans will be at both shows, some will only show on one day, one location...see lists down below

saturday, dec 4th - artefact belmont
sunday, dec 5th - artefact boston

this season we are delighted to revive our HOLIDAY MAKER SHOW. it’s not to be missed!

please join us…a splash of bubbly, jazzy holiday music, AMAZING MAKERS + WARES….kick off the season with some ‘merry + bright’! gifts for everyone on the list (don’t forget yourself) + delights for your tabletop + home!

meet the makers

stitch + tickle - sophie truong, handmade leather bags : artisan designed + crafted in boston with an 'oh-so-french' flair, luxe italian leathers

spirited gourmet - laura maloney, belmont's grand duchess of gourmet everything

rapt - monica o'neil + cindy estes, beautiful, sustainable, reusable gift wrap...the girls will be demonstrating "how to" or, if time allows, will 'rapt' your purchases

quotabelle - pauline renehan weger, books + cards...."compilations of the most modern collection of sourced quotations by women + girls, curated to speak to us in the contemporary moment"

quitsakiki - kiki taron kinney, hand knit cowls + flake hats : made in new england with fine, soft uraguayan wool from a women's cooperative

pilgrim waters - suzy pilgrim waters, illustrator, designer + artist extraordinaire...scarves, throws, tops + perhaps a few 'works of art' (wall art that is)

pilgrim waters - keith waters, in a previous life a pioneer of computer graphics.....keith now brings 'an engineers eye' to his craft - graphically printed trays with suzy's wonderful designs + trays from the exclusive artefact pilgrim waters collab.

nest homeware - matt cavallaro, stunning cast iron cookware + accoutrements : made in pa + ri...the egg pans are a perennial 'best gift'

mulxiply - tanja cesh, designed in maine in collaboration with nepalese artisan groups...ethically made hand-forged jewelry, uniquely crafted bags, hand felted gifts

karol sy ceramics - karol sierra-yanez, lead counsel (just the facts) by day, ceramicist by night; too cool to be true...local, stylish, experimental

kate murphy design - kate murphy, 'stay connected' with vibrant, clever + downright glorious stationary - luxurious stock, sustainably printed in new england

justine sterling discovering home collection- justine sterling - stunning rich linen 'protea' toss pillows designed + made with collaborator annie damphousse of housse studio and other home + table accessories from justine's native south africa

dove + donkey - sheila galligan + jadine greenway (only one will be joining us) - alpaca throws, nifty apparel, designed in boston and made "wherever the donkey may travel"

campfire - kristen camp, contemporary ceramics designed to bring people together inside + out...made in one of our favorite states MAINE...raku vessels + delightful tabletop 

artefact - this season we have a stellar (if we must say so ourselves) collection of lartisan wares from boston, new england, the USA and across the globe...our featured items for the day will be our new luxury jewelry collection from marie laure chamorel + (if they arrive in time) fabulous geode + crystal ornaments
now you know the WHO - here's the where + when:

11am to 5pm
1000 Pleasant St., Belmont MA

artisans : campfire, dove + donkey, justine sterling, kate murphy, mulxiply, nest homeware, pilgrim waters, quotabelle, quitsakiki, rapt, spirited gourmet, stitch + tickle

12noon to 5pm
1317 Washington St., Boston MA

artisans: karol sy ceramics, kate murphy, nest homeware, pilgrim waters, quitsakiki

"important stuff to remember"
masks are required
doors close promptly at 5pm (artisans need time to pack up + move on to their next destination)
all purchases are FINAL unless specific arrangements are made with the artisan - no returns will be accepted at Artefact

see you soon! questions? email