Black Forest Christmas Market Artisans

We have a tremendous amount of talent contributing to the Black Forest Christmas Market. 

Please take a moment to view the profiles of the contributing artisans and remember to get your tickets now for the Black Forest Christmas Market on Saturday, December 5th from 10am – 3pm.

Black Forest Christmas Market Artisan Profiles

The Philosopher’s Cup
Handcrafted Pottery from Steffani Kent
Contact Information: 719-433-2511 (leave message)

*The Philosopher’s Cup is unable to attend the Black Forest Christmas Market in person.
Please contact the vendor directly if you are interested in ordering product.

Paintings and Other Handmade Home Decor from Chantelle Schoolcraft
Contact Information:

Pet Collar Bows/Bowties and People Bows/Scrunchies and Home Decor from Danielle Novotny
Contact Information:

I sell brunch style baked goods. Everything is homemade and fresh.
My best sellers are Pecan Rolls, Coffee Cake, Muffins, Biscotti Cookies, and Seasonal Pumpkin Pecan Bread.
Contact Information: 
Website (online ordering available) –
SOCO Virtual Market –
Backyard Black Forest Farmers Market  – 

Ellie B’s
Custom door hangers, wreaths, and other signage.
Contact Information: 
Email – 
Facebook and Instagram – @elliebsco
(719) 213-0753

Mack’s Homemade Vanilla Extract

Homemade Vanilla Extract, plus a Variety of Collectible Plates and Stocking Stuffers.

I use new gloves and wear mask when preparing my products. Each batch is stored in a cool room with no light and is shaken 1-2 times daily to facilitate ingredient assimilation.  Extract and labels are homemade to reduce costs!
My 2019, 2 Fold Edition will go for $10 per 2 ounce bottle. June 2020 is $7 per 2 ounce bottle.
* Ingredients: Madagascar Vanilla beans, maple and vodka. No water nor sugar included. No fillers.

Contact Information:

Nickolette Reynolds

Quilts, Table Runners, Place Mats, Wall Hangings, and Fabric Bags of All Sizes
Contact Information:


Vixen Fringe is: Re-purposed ~Up-cycled clothing, handcrafted hats, carboy cozies, comfort dolls and amazing vintage finds to help all sized Folks release their inner VIXEN. We also now have a rock and mineral shop. Studio is open by appointment. Safe distance shopping!  
Contact Information:

Cotton Blossom Caramel

Slowly hand whipped gourmet caramel sauces, hand crafted in small batches made with the finest local ingredients resulting in the smooth, creamy, buttery goodness I’m proud to call my own! Offered in multiple varieties! Scrumptious over homemade vanilla ice cream, dropped by the dollup in your morning coffee, drizzled over grandmas apple pie or eaten by the spoonful! The opportunities are endless! 
Contact Information (Liz Deen):

Creative CrazyHorse/ Dave Brehm

 I create ART, using all recycled materials, copper, brass & silver. I create bracelets, forever flowerz,
dust/sun catchers, and also custom orders!
Contact Information:
 Dave Brehm (719) 666-2000 

Bag It Brightly LLC

Vinyl Mesh Bags, Christmas Decorations, Snowball Sets, and Gingerbread Houses.

My business is all handmade items.  I started with Vinyl Mesh tote bags in four sizes.  I have added reusable produce bags to help reduce plastic waste.  I also have small sipper bags and can do custom work easily. 
For Christmas, I will also  be selling custom decorated gingerbread houses for folks that do now want to make their own.
I also just started making Christmas  stockings with a military theme as well as regular Christmas themed. 
Sewing is my passion let me help you get what you want.
Contact Information
Marcia Hall – 719-649-3832

Seventh Blends

Butter Bar Soaps, Beard Balm, Beard Oil, Salves and Wreaths.
Basic Skin Elements All Made with Natural Butters and Essential Oils. 
Contact Information: Nidia at

Black Forest Fusion and Affordable Mitigation

We focus mostly on affordable wood benches and art from trees that burned in the Black Forest Colorado Fire of 2013.
We make beautiful, thick, affordable wooden benches, wooden trivets, wooden shelves, and art on wood.
We create art depicting the Colorado mountains and ponderosa pine trees on various mediums:
wood, wood shelves, domino magnets, fairy lights, coasters, desk art, and more.
We also create dichroic glass jewelry and wands, polymer clay trinket boxes, pour paint on canvas, and pour paint on records!
We also have wooden pepper/pickle ornaments, painted glass ornaments, Colorado candy jar with lights and more.
Contact Information:
Liz Hohm/Scott McNab text or call (719) 338-2348 or  (719) 201-2238

WisCo Cheese 

Wisconsin Cheese and Gift Baskets

Julie Bee’s Honey Caramels

Gluten free caramels made with honey, not corn syrup. Also available are other gluten free items such as ShortBee’s, WaffleBee’s, Pinwheels, hot chocolate and a limited amount of my ShooterBee’s!
Pre-order ShooterBee’s here!
Contact Information:

Renaissance Winter Guard

Give your support and enjoy beautiful holiday evergreens and Pointsettias. 
Fundraiser for local non-profit group Renaissance Winter Guard.
Check out the beautiful holiday evergreens from Sherwood Forest Farms, grown in the Pacific Northwest.
We are also selling Locally Grown Pointsettias and Pine Cone Baskets.
Contact Information:
All Products (pre-order available):
Wreaths only can be found at:
Contact: Shannon Fizer, (719) 646-9253
Pre-Order is available! Items can be ordered and picked up from the Black Forest Christmas Market.
Items will also be for sale at the Christmas Market.

Woolly Works Knit Shop and German Bakery

Knitted garments and accessories such as pullovers, cardigans, hats, scarves, mittens, slippers, dog coats, socks, face scrubs, dish cloths, etc. In addition, I bake German Cakes and Cookies such as Apple, Pear, Beesting, Marble cakes, Spritz cookies and Rum Balls.
Contact Information:
Edith T. Fisher, Woolly Works Farm & Knit Shop

Please order by text or phone: 719-661-6062

Howling Wolf Photography

I am a local photographer who also works as a wildland firefighter. All of my photos are of the western U.S. and mostly of Colorado. I sell framed photos, wood pieces with photos, canvas photos, or just the images themselves. My photos are never altered and are exactly what you see when the photo was taken.
Contact Information:
Taylor Davis – (719) 393-5552

Custom Santa Trays by Taylor Storoschuck

My business is new and I make custom Santa Trays and Santa Cam Ornaments. 
Trays can be made in any color you desire! Bows can be added with bling or without. Family name or individual names can be placed on bottom! Perfect tradition to start with your family with putting Santa’s goodies out every year!
Trays are $50 plus shipping (if shipping is required) 
Contact Information:
Taylor Storoschuck – (602) 469-6703

3 Chickens Farm & Apiary/Tupperware

Honey, Honey Caramels, Honey Toiletries, Embroidered Towels, Aprons, and Tupperware

Cards by Molly

Molly sells handmade cards to raise money to become a heart surgeon.  She sells thank you cards, birthday cards, get well cards, love cards, holiday cards, etc!  She also does custom orders!
Contact Information:
For people wanting to contact her to order cards they can send her a message on her Facebook page: 

Wookee Cookees

All Natural, Gluten/Grain Free and Vegan Dog Cookees
Contact Information:
 Instagram – wookee_cookees
Jennifer Lopez  – (843) 226-5842
*Wookee Cookies is unable to attend the Black Forest Christmas Market in person.
Please contact the vendor directly if you are interested in ordering product.

Sean’s Shire Creations

Custom made Disney Ears Headbands
If you dream it, we can create it!!  We can make any theme, princess or villain.  We also have fun holiday themed ones for your Christmas adventure. 

Also new arrivals this Holiday Season are fun, frolicsome, and festive candle snow globes.  They are sure to brighten your holidays!!

Contact Information:

Follow us on Instagram and Facebook at seans_shire_creations
Coming soon on Etsy!!

One Nut Butter

One Nut Butter sells an assortment of gourmet nut butters that are simply healthy and delicious. 
I will the following products this Saturday: Peanut Butter, Almond Butter, Maple Cinnamon Almond Butter, and Cashew Butter.
Contact Information:
Sam Pines, Owner, (651) 303-0627

Patti Kryzanowski

Lodge Decor, Hats, Masks, and Jams

Mary Addington

Original Artwork

Caitlin Photography & Design and Alex’s Western Welding

Caitlin Photography and Design: Caitlin will have two different 8 x 10 wood block mounted double exposure photography pieces for sale at the Black Forest Christmas Market. The Bison and Fox can also be custom ordered in various sizes as a print or on metal. For custom photography orders please contact her at She  will also be selling a variety of one of a kind Pebble art pictures sized between 3×5 and 5×7.  

Alex’s Western Welding: Alex will be selling ostrich metal art.  The birds can be purchased as a pair or separately and can be used as small planters or just as they are.  (Please note:  The plants shown in the photos are not included and are for design inspiration ideas only). For custom orders please contact
Contact Information: 
For additional information regarding photography or metal art please call/text: (719) 510-3974.  Thank you!

Deb’s Rugs

Christmas Decor and Rag Rugs

The Cocoa Exchange

Cocoa Infused & Versatile Sauces, Martini & Baking Mixes, Dark, Milk & White Chocolate(s),
Holiday Boxed Chocolates and Holiday Baskets with Product

Amber Withum

Color Street

Allan Harris

Allan Fire House Salsa and BBQ Sauce

Keri Caravana


Fantastic Fabric Remakes

Handmade Blankets and other Sewn Items

Objects of Affection

Handmade Copper and Silver Jewelry

Kula Cooking

Cinnamon Rolls and/or Pies and Cookies

Simply Candles Scents


Pamela Devereux

Baked Goods, Quilts, Runners, and Napkins

Bobbi Nielsen

Spices, Pretzels, and Microwave Bowls

Lynda Kimes

Handmade Centerpieces and Wreaths

Nathaniel Brim

Wooden Crafts, Ornaments and Candle Holders

Fun By Faye

Crochet Everything! Hats, Pot Scratchers, Pj Bags, Shawls, Blankets, Pillows,  and Loofas

Colorado Honey Lady

Local Honey


Tutus, Hair Accessories, Aprons, Stickers and Upcycle Stuffies

Passanante’s Home Food Services

Promotion of Our Home Food Delivery Service of All Natural and Organic Food.
We will be handing out recipe cards and brochures. No sales at the booth.