Field of Artisans
SATURDAY, August 24th
214 Salt Pond Road
South Kingstown, RI
There will be a different selection of artists every Saturday all summer long. Don’t miss this unique mix!
Made by hand in Providence, each unique piece of RA HA Jewelry resembles an abstract line drawing. One of her most popular and signature styles is the Picasso earring in 14K rose gold! Julia uses gold, silver and brass to hand form original drawings into earrings. Often a gem or stone is soldered on to add a simple but personal detail.
Nick and Ang create beautiful handmade functional housewares and decorations. Ornaments, cutting boards, candle holders, birdhouses, up-cycled furniture and more are made through a variety of techniques such as milling, grinding, painting, sanding, welding, cutting, etc. It’s obvious that they have pay a lot of attention to detail from the grain of the wood to the finishing of each piece.
Linda’s appreciation for nature shines crystal clear through her photography. Focusing on New England and capturing the moments that happen in between, her photos truly stand out. Along with being a photographer, Linda is also a birder. She has a camera with her almost all the time! Her photography is offered in a variety of forms such as printed on metallic, watercolor papers, greeting cards etc.
Each leather piece is hand cut, hand burnished, hand sewn individually by Ryan O'Keefe. Mack and Hound offers a variety of leather and dry goods such as wallets, keychains, jewelry, and other everyday carry. Ryan takes great care in making each piece, admiring the natural folds, colors and grains of the leather. You may see that he is inspired occasionally by beer and punk. ;)
Sue makes jewelry for the beach combing, tree hugging, fun loving, free-spirited woman. Her designs are original, one-of-a-kind pieces that she fabricates by hand in her studio in Westerly, RI. Her techniques include a variety of bead stringing, fine silver fusing, torch-fired enameling, wire working, and soldering.
Although his main focus is photography, Matt leaves his creative options wide open allowing spontaneous inspiration to lead to new mediums, processes and products. You’ll see this openness in the original quality of his work. Everchanging, his current inventory of creations includes photographs, hand-woven wristlets for cameras and purses, tile coasters, and cornhole boards, with some design prints and posters as well. Photographer, designer, craft beer lover, etc!
With an extensive knowledge of glass and how it behaves and reacts under a variety of temperatures, Julia creates jewelry, accessories and decor with fused glass. Pieces are shaped and smoothed out by hand and often have multiple firings in the kiln. Her work pulls you in with it’s glow and iridescent effects.
With lovely yet fun penmanship, Jen uses freehand lettering and illustration techniques, creating handmade signs on wood, chalkboard, magnets and ornaments. Her chalkboards have that "chalkboard look" but will never smudge. She can create custom work on the spot, so come on by with a gift idea in mind!
Herbalicious is organic botanical skincare formulated to nourish your skin and simplify your life. Carolyn has perfected formulations that are safe for all skin types. Her approach to your skin is gentle and kind. From the Rosewater Cleanser to the Herbal Facial Steam, you’re sure to find something you and your skin deserve.
Beautiful dinnerware and housewares by Heather! Each whimsical piece reflects a healing energy. Part of Heather's process involves charging the clay with reiki energy. Along with beautiful plates, mugs, bowls etc, Purring Pottery also offers a crystal healing series. The series consists of clay canisters with crystals on top.
Wear a piece of the ocean with you wherever you go! Stacy roams the beaches of RI searching for the perfect sea glass to make into beautiful pieces of jewelry. She pairs the glass with sterling silver settings that she creates herself. Find necklaces, earrings, bracelets and even wine charms at her booth!
Inspired by vast breathtaking scenes, as well as small details in nature, Becki captures scenes and feelings using oil paints and photography. She creates apparel and accessories using her images. She’ll position the image just right on the shirt, bag etc depending on how realistic or abstract she’d like to portray the art on this surface.
Enhance a simple outfit with a lovely wrap made by Leita. She focuses on shape, texture and the flow of fabric when creating each piece. Her fabrics are beautiful and range from solid color to interesting prints to textures that catch the light. These wraps are a perfect addition to transform an outfit from work to dinner appropriate!
Respecting and acknowledging the importance of breath and how certain breathing instantly calms us mentally, emotionally, and physically lead PJ to create a line of mindful breathing bracelets. Her bracelets act as a reminder to take slow breaths in times of stress. They come with a short instruction card that explains a 2 minute, mindful breathing coaching session. The bracelets not only promote peace but they are handmade with beautiful jasper, the stone of tranquility.
Donna elevates unfinished kitchen items like serving trays with her original watercolor paintings. Each piece is sealed making it completely functional. Vibrant flower gardens and sunny farm days seem to be her inspiration and aesthetic. These will definitely liven up any kitchen or living room.
Local artist and musician, Dennis creates sterling silver jewelry with incredible carved amulets such as, fossil, bone, petrified wood, meteorite and other gems. His work has an organic look with a magical quality to it. The settings highlight the cabochons/amulets perfectly.
Wandering Princess Treasures
Cheryl creates one of a kind, framed seashell art that is full of whimsy. She uses stones, shells, glass and gravel from local treasure hunts to create underwater scenes that will have you dreaming of mermaid and octopus adventures.
Kelly creates hand bound Journals out of beautiful antique papers and leathers. This is a perfect gift for newlyweds, new parents, or a friend who writes. You’ll find blank paged, lined journals and also journals that are catered towards beer/wine lovers. She also makes preservation boxes to store your journal or precious item! Kelly also restores antique books! Have a family heirloom that needs a little love? Bring it by for a quote and insight from Kelly!
These one of a kind silver pendants are perfect for everyday, any occasion. Liz creates each delicate piece using fine silver and silver molding clay. She pairs her designs and symbols with her molded pendants hoping to provide a mark or token of a special occasion or chapter in one’s life journey. Lix takes custom orders as well!
Louise paints with a love for the summer. Her work reflects ocean scenes, vibrant sunsets, fresh blooms, and the feelings associated with her warm weather memories. Using traditional and alternative brush techniques, Louise works with acrylics, alcohol inks to capture the movement of nature.
After moving to RI a couple of years ago, Lessa found herself embracing the beach combing life. She has an eye for seeing figures and scenes in stones and sea glass. Her framed pieces are sweet and thoughtfully assembled. It’s a joy to see what she creates with the treasures we sometimes miss on the southern RI coast.
Corinn of The Domesticated Wild Child creates organic and ethically wild harvested herbal infusions and combines them in a wide range of products for everyday wellness and topical care. Her facial, baby, and outdoor lines make herbalism accessible to the local community. Browsing her offering opens minds to alternative self care.
2 Lucky Tigers is a collection of one of a kind, limited edition handbags, totes, and other accessories sewn from nature, sea and science themed fabric. Melissa teaches biology and marine science at a local university and is an oceanographer in training. She's combined her many interests to create functional and durable accessories that are also fun!
Handstamped spoon jewelry and kitchenware by Lori! Lori creates a variety of pieces from leather cuffs, to pendants and ornaments. She uses parts of the prettiest antique silver spoons in her one of kind pieces. Necklaces stamped with words like "dream" and "hope" are something we all should be wearing! Such a fun booth to shop at and a really fun gift to give!
Shannon creates art with the thought that it should make people think, make people feel and most of all, make the artist come alive in a way they may not be able to verbally or emotionally. Vibes dictate the start and process of her work. She works mainly with acrylics on canvas, antique window panes and repurposed wood. Her larges paintings are offered in print as posters. She’s also added mini paintings that piece together to create one image.
Lily's Fantastic Jewelry
Lily creates vibrant, colorful pieces that add a touch of color to your look. While her ankle bracelets have been a bestseller at Field of Artisans, her necklaces and earrings are also very popular across all ages. Lily is constantly coming up with new ideas, styles and finding pretty new charms to create unique pieces! This summer she has introduced wire wrapping and shaping into her jewelry. Her positive spirit shines through each piece.
Kelly is a self taught metalsmith & all of her jewelry is hand forged using traditional metalsmithing techniques! Her jewelry incorporates sterling silver, fine silver, natural stones, locally harvested sea glass, freshwater pearls and so much more! She has an eye for selecting super unique turquoise, quartz etc that sometimes resemble aerial landscapes, abstract paintings and starry skies. Pairing each stone with a setting that highlights its beauty, each piece is totally one of a kind.
Local beekeeper, Kate creates beauty and home products using ingredients from her hives. She makes lip balm, healing wound cream, scrubs and more. She's added a bee themed accessory line including hats, totes and waxed cloth to preserve fruits/veggies. Discover the magical properties of honey. Depending on availability, she may be selling some honey jars too! Kate’s daughters Sarah and Heidi contribute to the Yucky Rivah Bee Fahm line with nature photography and sew cutlery sets.
Treasures from Harley’s Heart
Rita and her husband make signs that will bring memories and laughs into your home. They create the sign using pine wood, pallets or other remnants. They sand, cut and paint creating the effect they want for that particular sign. Each sign has a protective finish so that it can be inside or out! They take custom orders as well.
Carol crochets the cutest outfits for little ones! She uses a variety of yarns, materials and colors. In addition she crochets hand towels, bags and whimsical characters (over everyday tools, like a measuring tape). You'll want to spend time in her booth! There's lots to look at and you're sure to find something for anyone with a kitchen to a small child.
A bohemian and gilded nature collection designed by Katrina (also the founder of Field of Artisans). Katrina hand paints repurposed leather and sews it together with feathers from cruelty free farms, creating headbands, earrings, bracelets and more. She also is a prop/event designer with an organic, natural aesthetic that has touch of glamour and gold. She’ll be selling home decor props and seasonal centerpieces.
Field of Artisans canvas totes will be for sale at this market (limited quantities). This bag is a great size for shoppers and artists alike. The illustration was designed by Field of Artisans vendor, Aaron Powers. He will be selling his work with Field of Artisans on June 15th.
Find different artist vendors every Saturday starting June 8th through August 31st. Our location rotates by the month, so make sure to mark your calendars with this schedule!
*The above images are a strong representation of the vendor's work. All Field of Artisans vendors hand make what they are selling. Please be aware that there may be variety in the assortment you see on the day of the event! :)