HELEN'S ROYAL TEA HOUSE
Helen’s Royal Tea House is a place where you can find an eclectic blend of vintage china and beautiful potteries from around the world. Helen creates China Cake Tiers for all sorts of events. From Weddings/Bridal Showers to Entertaining and Home Decor. Each cake tier is unique and will look stunning gracing your table at any occasion.Her cake tier/tid bit stands/ jewelry displays are unique, dazzling, functional and can easily come apart to store away in a drawer or cabinet.
Renee Ludwiczak is the proud daughter of well-regarded sculptor, Theodore Ludwiczak.
Ted lived in Haverstraw, NY, where he developed his sculpting gift after retiring from his career as an optician.
When he passed in 2016, it was Renee's desire to create a means of honoring him, his work, and his continuing legacy.
The popularity of his sculpted stone heads has created an overwhelming demand for his work. Not wanting to part with the original pieces, Renee is pleased to announce the birthing of “2nd GENERATION TED’S HEADS”. The identical, limited numbered replicas are molded directly from the originals and cast using GFRC (glass fiber reinforced cement), giving them an authentic feel and quality.
Cheyenne Mallo is a potter, hiker, and lover of maps. Her pottery utilizes topographic map imagery to capture the sense of playfulness and adventure that she has discovered during her hiking explorations. These pots can provide users with a daily reminder of past adventures, or function as an inspiration to explore new trails.
Nora Freeman has always been intrigued by attractive jewelry, but only began to make it for herself a few years ago, after her mother’s death. Her mother also loved beautiful jewelry and had an eye for anything that was distinctive and striking. It felt like a way to connect with her after her death. Nora designs and produces necklaces, bracelets, and earrings. Each piece is handmade and one of a kind. Using a variety of beads including semi-precious gemstones, freshwater and faux pearls, crystals, shell, ceramic, glass, metal, wood, seeds, bone, and horn, she strives for harmony of colors, sizes, shapes, textures, and lusters. The findings are hypoallergenic.
Brian Conklin and Christine Gunning are the Co-Owners and designers of Royally Beaded, Royally Beaded specializes in hand made glass beaded jewelry which include: memory wire bracelets, earrings, necklaces, wine glass markers, and lapel pins. Royally Beaded also specializes in jewelry repair and custom orders. Both Brian and Christine have lived in Rockland County all their lives.
Although we have only been a business for over a year and a half our passion, motivation and never quit attitude keeps us going. Many of our previous buyers may ask us how we come up with the variety of items we have and our motto is “If you can dream it, we can make it.”
Who doesn’t want to be pampered and given the royally treatment? With Royally Beaded you can’t go wrong. If you want to check out all of our merchandise check us out on Facebook @Royally Beaded or on Instagram @Royally Beaded.
Richard Logue, proprietor of Beads-n-Creases divides his time between working at a local craft store and creating jewelry as well as ornamental crafts combining the ancient art of origami with contemporary beading.
Visit Beads-n-Creases Facebook page for more info.
CRAFTY BEAD COLLECTION
Tunde Szolga always been interested in creativity. She had tried lot of things, but jewelry-making became her love. It started when she received a beautiful beaded necklace as a present from her sister couple years ago. She loved it so much she wanted to create one on her own. She purchased different kinds of beads and crystals and created her first piece of beaded jewelry. She likes learning new techniques and experimenting with new materials. Her inspiration mostly comes from nature nad the materials she mostly uses are glass beads, Swarovski crystals and mineral stones.
Karyn, founder and sole proprietor of Twisted Creativity, endeavors to capture each moment with her own proverbial flavor of Twisted Creativity. Retail manager by day, adjunct professor by night, Karyn currently resides in Rockland County, NY, where her back yard and/or living room closet serve as her studio in her non-existent free time. Karyn’s current passion lies in incorporating her own torch-fired glass beads into her chainmaille jewelry. Her jewelry designs include Celtic, modern, LGBTQ pride, SteamPunk and everything in-between.
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APRIL SALADINO DESIGN
The beauty of AprilSaladinoDesign studio holds inspiration and stimulation. There are colors and textures of dried pods, vintage bits and filigree, threads, lace, fiber, metals, images, quotes, memories and, of course, beads! April spends her time there plucking things from where they dangle to create tiny new homes for them, adding intricate beadwork, resulting in one of a kind jewelry pieces. Within the hours it takes to create each piece is much emotion, care, skill and attention to color, composition and function.
Find her on Etsy.
STEPHANIE MADDALENA BEADS
Stephanie Maddalena makes glass beads using ancient Venetian techniques. She teaches at a number of art schools in the tri state area. Visit her website.
JANET SETTER JEWELRY
After working in the automotive aftermarket industry selling brake pads, headlights and truckloads of anti freeze, Janet elected to pursue a long time interest in designing silver jewelry. After a short, but intensive study at a silversmith studio, she returned home to create a small studio and began to experiment. Building on locally successful ‘trunk shows’, Janet Setter Jewelry emerged.
All about making you part of the process, she loves creating a special piece of jewelry that reflects who you are. She has a simple and thoughtful esthetic that stems from a love of the Outdoors, a mindful and fun yoga practice, and a wonderful garden of family and friends. www.janetsetterjewelry.com
Lisa originates from Brooklyn where she received a BA in Cultural Anthropology. Her designs feature organic flowing forms and are inspired by her travels and influenced by other cultures. Her pieces are made of sterling silver, bronze, brass or 14 K vermeil and semi-precious stones united in harmonious combinations that reflect natural environments. Pieces can also be custom ordered in gold.
“I find adorning the body with art to be a joyful occasion and am always inspired by the colors and shapes found in nature. My designs are based on organic flowing forms and are deeply influenced by other cultures. I choose to blend stones together to create a harmonious combination of tones, with the finished pieces being reflective of a variety of environments I have experienced.” www.LisaMedoffDesigns.com
PSAMATHE SEAGLASS JEWELRY
She has been making handcrafted jewelry at home since 2012. She recently opened an Etsy shop to sell her sea glass creations. Her sea glass jewelry is made with glass that her family and she have hand picked from the Hudson River shores of North Rockland and Clarkstown. These areas include Stony Point, Emeline Park in Haverstraw, NY and Rockland Lake State Park. She uses a variety of materials including sterling silver, stainless steel, copper, aluminum, organza, suede and many more to embellish the sea glass and make a truly unique piece of jewelry. www.PsamatheSeaglass.etsy.com
CREATIONS BY PALOMA
Paloma learned to knit a few years ago for myself and after people started asking me if I will sell my items to them, I came up with the idea to create my own business. I have always had a passion for jewelry and beads, so I started knitting necklaces with beads. I love to work with Japanese glass beads, they are very smooth and the quality is excellent. I have expanded into other items like bracelets, these items are a huge hit for existing and new customers. Find her creations on FACEBOOK.
Enjoy tasty, eclectic delights created by our restaurants as you stroll down the park. Visit a variety of the local food vendors to satisfy your cravings as you join in the fun.
5Senses Food Truck
Puerto Rican American/fusion straight from the Village of Haverstraw. 5Senses opened for business in 2015 and has garnered a big following. They cater and are available for private parties. Follow them on Facebook.
Authentic Mexican Food influenced by central Mexican Cuisine. Follow them on Facebook.
Ice is Nice
The Village of Haverstraw's favorite iceman 'Champagne' will be at the festival serving the best flavored ice in the state of New York.