For more information, contact Lisa Panich at (269) 381-1574 ext 38 or by email.

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Kalamazoo Nature Center  •  7000 North Westnedge Avenue  •  Kalamazoo, MI 49009
PHONE (269) 381-1574  •  FAX (269) 381-2557 


Buy Local Art & Gift Fair
December 14 2013
from 9 am - 4 pm

Enjoy FREE ADMISSION all day at the Kalamazoo Nature Center

See the Kalamazoo Nature Center’s Interpretive Center magically transformed! This is not your ordinary art fair...

Where else can you visit with fifty of the areas top artists and vendors, AND be surrounded by 1,100 acres of beautiful forests and trails? For one magical day, unique and creative booths are displayed throughout the KNC Interpretive Center where you’ll find top quality, one-of-a-kind gifts for everyone on your holiday list. By shopping at the Buy Local Art & Gift Fair you'll be supporting local artisans and KNC. Bring friends and enjoy the holiday season at your Kalamazoo Nature Center!

Hungry?  Enjoy lunch with a visit from the Gorilla Gourmet food truck!
Doors open from 9 am - 4 pm with FREE Admission all day!

Images from last year's Buy Local Art & Gift Fair Minimize


2013 Artists & Vendors
Avani Jewelry ~ Christy Honsberger & Hether Frayer
Gloria Badiner ~ Arts & Artifacts Glass Studio
Tracy Bell & Melissa Lynserra ~ Jewelry
Fisheagle Creations & Earth Medicine Massage & Bodywork
Caitlin Bouma 
Eileen's English Toffee
Sherry Burtchett
Mary Cody ~ Beadworks
Jim Collisen ~ Creature Comforts
Flattail Creek Studio ~ Woodcarving & Baskets
Cherri's Chocol'art
Anne Engh 
Kathleen Field ~ Oh My Stitches
Harry Gigous
Cathy Green Pottery
Glances At Nature ~ Photography
Puddingstone Farm
Gerard Hess ~ Medullary Studios
Sandi Idema ~ Pottery
Linda Kekic ~ House Jewelry
Voices of the Wood
Klade Werks ~ Stained Glass
Maria Koelling ~ Pottery
Anna's Hammocks
Betsy Kurcinka ~ Jewelry
Natalie & Katy Lagoni
Cal Longcore ~ Woodworking
Karin Larsen ~ Cicada Fibers
Joe McAllister ~ Turn, Turn, Turn
The Thinkin' and Dinkin' Shop
Wonder Why Alpaca Farm, LLC
Wendy Pierce ~ No nah me Design
Spectral Glass & Artworx ~ Felt & Glass
Kalamazoo Soap Company
Upcycled & At-A-Glance Bags
Llama Luna
Carol Rutgers ~ Handmade rugs
Rutgers Wooden Spoon
Myrtle & Pearl Designs ~ Jewelry
The Artzy Mama ~ Jewelry
Teri Standiford ~ glass
Syndergaard Wood Carvings
Jewelry by Meg Tang
The Cat and the Crow ~ Photography
Ann White & Patty Katje ~ Fibre
Lava Lake ~ Jewelry
Jamie Whitledge ~ Paintings
Audrey Wierenga & Brenda Miles