The Olive Tree Market- August 4th
The Olive Tree Market
August 4th Final Winter Market for 2012
New Gourmet Food Area, New Art & Design Stalls and Local Musicians
Come and join Newcastle's Handmade Community and celebrate the end of Winter this August 4th at The Olive Tree Market! Spend a day wondering amongst vibrant stalls, meet the makers and take home goods directly from the hands of the people who make them.
Augusts stalls will include: beautiful candles in vintage tea cups & containers by KW Creations, surface designs & homewares by Billie the Kid, vibrant art works by Indigenous Painter Tom Croft, homewares & goodies or kids from Monkie & Bee, handmade Glass Jewelry by Blonde Samurai, printmaking from 4 Leaf Clover and fashion from Roger & Peach. Local artists The Strutt will make a 'guest appearance' with their well known and loved jewelry.
Olive Tree recently debuted a new Gourmet Food Area which has proved incredibly popular. Stalls include: Fresh Produce from Organic Feast, handmade cheese from Hunter Belle Cheese, Spiced Chai from Bon Chai, Herbs, Spices, Oils and Dukkahs from A Taste of the Bush, Olives, Oils & Vinegars from Arolyn Grove, Medicinal Teas from Medicine Tree, Cheeses, breads & goodies from Cheese & Co, home brewed tonic from Little Cossack Keffir, yummy petit cupcakes from The Sweet Boutique and lots more!
Enjoy fantastic local live music in the new chill out area while savoring delicious food from around the world. Augusts entertainment will include cool jazz tunes from Georgie-Rose Kefecek and local womens choir The Callaghan Singers.
The best way to hear about all things Olive Tree is to sign up for the newsletter- http://eepurl.com/l1NwT. Sign up before the August Market and go into the draw to win a pair of handmade ear-rings from Olive Tree Stallholder Little Owl Trinkets. The Olive Tree Market has also started a new feature each month on the Olive Tree Blog. Each month an individual stallholder will be interviewed with a photo essay featuring the artists studio space and work- http://theolivetreemarket.blogspot.com.au This week a new entry will be uploaded about local artist and jeweler Zoe T from Oscar & Matilda. And ofcourse there is the Facebook Page and Website!
The Olive Tree Market is one of Newcastle and The Hunters most unique attractions and the home to over 100 artists & designers. Started in 2008 Olive Tree is known as the dedicated monthly art & design market which showcases the work of professional local artisans. The market is held on the first Saturday. See you under the Olive Tree on August 4th!
Interested Artists & Designers & Gourmet Food Producers please feel free to apply with a strong selection of images of your work.
The Olive Tree Market