Saturday December 14, 2019
11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Admission is free
A Fun Family Event!
The magic of the Christmas season comes alive with old fashioned gingerbread cookies, warm apple cider, and traditional Christmas music sung by costumed carolers. Shop from a unique selection of artisan vendors and an assortment of unusual items in the museum's shop. This event is held in conjunction with Historic Downtown Bradford's "Old Fashioned Christmas".
2019 Featured artisan vendors
Jenn Stillman Photography
Bradford-based Jenn Stillman is a nature and wildlife photographer and jewelry designer. Her work is available as prints, calendars and more and come in a range of prices to suit every budget.
PENNY FRENCH'S BACK MOUNTAIN BEARS
Artist Penny French began creating teddy bears as a hobby many years ago. Since then, her handmade creations have become collector's items. Today, working from her Lycoming, Pennsylvania studio, she creates her unique bears for sale at artisan markets around Pennsylvania and beyond.
Denise Drummond Fine Art
Since 1980, award-winning artist Denise Drummond has been creating evocative nature scenes in graphite and watercolor. Her work has been shown around the world and is heavily influenced by the majestic Allegheny National Forest.
FAncy leaf designs
Polymer clay artist Jane Kennelly creates magical pieces at her home studio in Hamburg, New York. From wine charms, to Christmas ornaments and jewelry, her whimsical designs are sure to bring a smile to your face!
Sisters Amy and Dee create unique soaps, room sprays, organic fragrances and more. Using simple ingredients they make quality gifts for the home and body.
PYSANKY BY SHANDRA
Shandra Wilson is an artist and teacher who uses ancient methods to create traditional Ukrainian Easter eggs. This Slavic folk art form dates to before the first century. Intricate wax designs are drawn on the surface of an egg and then carefully colored before the wax is melted to reveal the finished work of art.
THE CRAFTY PANTHER
The Bradford, Pennsylvania-based Crafty Panther is a paper artist who creates unique cards and stationery. Each piece is made entirely by hand using traditional rubber stamps, paper punches, alcohol inks, and colorful papers. No two pieces are exactly alike. The Crafty Panther offers single cards and sets for every occasion.
Jeanette O'Rourke returns for a second year with her unique country-inspired designs. JRO Crafts makes everything from centerpieces to wall art using a variety of materials.
Allegheny Fiber Arts
Using an old-fashioned spinning wheel, Tara Munch creates hand-spun yarns created from hand-dyed fibers. She also creates an assortment of handmade bags, wallets, and scented rice heating pads.
about the American Caroling Company
The American Caroling Company has been providing quality entertainment to holiday events since 2008. The caroling quartets are made up of professional performers from major cities around the United States. The ensemble has performed for prestigious organizations around the country including the NFL's Tennessee Titans.
Become a vendor
Vendor space for this event is currently closed. If you would like to participate in next year's event, please click the button below and submit a vendor interest form.