PEI Craft and Giftware Buyers’ Market

Buyers' Market Program 2013194x300The 2013 PEI Craft and Giftware Buyers’ Market is coming fast!

January 18th and 19th at the Conferderation Centre of the Arts in Charlottetown.

The PEI Craft and Giftware Buyers’ Market is an annual two-day event that brings retailers and producers together. Held early in the New Year, it’s an opportunity for retailers who engage in wholesale trade to source new and favourite Island crafts and giftware for the upcoming season. Seminars and networking opportunities are also a big part of this event that welcomes retailers from on-Island and off. This year the event is being managed by the PEI Crafts Council.

2013 Buyer Registration Form

Please contact Leslie Kwiatkowski (902) 436-4054 or Laura Cole (902) 894-7589 for more information.

13th Annual PEI Craft, Art & Giftware Buyers’ Market

Buyers' Market Program 2013194x300Prince Edward Island’s biggest wholesale show will be hosted by the PEI Crafts Council January 18-19th, 2013. Nearly 50 exhibitors will fill the Confederation Centre of the Arts with their quality products. From jewelry to soap, glass-work to wood-work, there will be something for every retailer.

The 13th Annual PEI Craft, Art & Giftware Buyers’ Market will kick-off with a seminar on HST and award luncheon Friday, January 18th, followed by the wholesale show from 1-7pm. There will be a seminar breakfast on Saturday, January 19th with the wholesale continuing from 10-4pm.

Retailers interested in discovering PEI products are invited to attend.

To register:

Email: leslie_kwiatkowski@hotmail.com

Tel: 902.892.5152 or download 2013 Buyer Registration Form and mail it to:

Leslie Kwiatkowski
PEI Craft Council
P0 Box 20071, RPO Sherwood
PE Canada C1A 9E3

PEI Buyers’ Market Complimentary Seminars

Seminar Info PageThe 2013 PEI Buyers’ Market takes place January 18-19th at the Confederation Centre of the Arts. Nearly 50 local artisans will be exhibiting their work for retailers to place orders, make connections and learn more about each product.

In addition to the wholesale aspect, there will be 2 complimentary seminars offered:

HST Information Session hosted by Jennifer Dunn from BDO. This will take place Friday, January 18th from 10:30-11:30am at Murphy’s Community Centre Room 207

Social Media Seminar hosted by Suzanne Scott from Village Pottery. This will take place Saturday, January 19th from 9-10am at the Studio Room Theatre in Confederation Centre of the Arts.

Both events are free for all exhibitors and retailers at the PEI Buyers’ Market. Hope to see you there!

Monthly – PEI Craft Council Board of Directors Meetings

PEI Craft Council Board of Directors meets once a month to discuss new business and to oversee operation of the Council activities. Any member is welcome to attend a meeting or to submit a topic for review/discussion/consideration at any Board Meeting. The time and location of the meeting varies each month so it is recommended that you contact the coordinator early to get all the information needed.

Other Media

Crows Gate Studio
Heron Cove
Island Traditions
Island Winds
Malpeque Fine Iron Products Inc
Meadowbrook Arts, Crafts and Creations
Ranchboy Leather
Roberta Originals
St Peters Bay Crafts and Giftware
Twisted Knickers

Wood

Gaudreau Fine Woodworking
Geppetto’s Workshop
LexEcon Fine Woodworking
McAskill’s Woodworking
Modern Revision
PEI Woodturners Guild
Ranchboy Leather
Roger’s in Margate
Thompson’s Woodcraft

Photography

Focus to Infinity
Lens Make A Picture
PEI Postcards
Pho-Arts Images
Pin Hole Photography
StoppenLook

Jewellery

Antithesis Designs
AY Designs
Beadelicious
Beading my Brains Out!
Fire & Water Creations
Happy Glass
Kaori Sho Jade Jewellery
Muse in Me Jewellery Design
Shoreline Design
Stacey Leunes Designs
Vitamin Sea Studio
Wonderful Window Jewellery

Fine Arts

Artscapes
Naturally Inspired Art
Nature’s Healing Art
O’Neil Home Gallery
Original Drawings
Purcell Parlour Gallery
Studio 4 – Susan Christensen
The Studio Gallery
Where Pigs Fly
White Gables in Hope River

 

Textile

  • Blueberry Cove Quilting Studio
  • Campbell Fiber Farm
  • Kinfolk Textiles
  • Lillian’s Limited Editions
  • Maple Hill Quilts & Bears
  • Marshall Arts 
  • Northern Watters Knitwear
  • Petty Quilt Junction
  • Sand & Sky Creations
  • Sew What?
  • Silkwalker Originals 
  • Spinner’s & Weavers Guild
  • The Master’s Pieces
  • The Sheep Shop
  • White Gables at Hope River