Coming in 2017:

Home County provides opportunities for retail vendors to participate in Second Avenue.  The vendors are local/fair trade and sell products related to the Festival, do not directly compete with the Craft Artists and have long term relationships with Home County Music & Art Festival.  Second Avenue is located north of the bandshell along the path leading to Central/Richmond intersection.

Asiri’s Treasure’s   Booth #432
Daisy Ojeda (Toronto, ON)
Handmade organic cotton clothing for children & adults. All our products are handmade, ecofriendly and fair trade.

Creative Minds   Booth #134
Michael Cook (Morin-Heights, QC)
Fairly traded ethnic wares created in India, Thailand & Indonesia. Featuring organic Jewellery, multi-functional clothing, ambient lighting, unique handy crafts and much more.

evolve designs   Booth #428
Kris Titus (Castleton, ON)
Women’s summer fashions. Canadian designed. Made through a fair trade partnership that we have established with a cottage business in Vietnam.

Ixchel Treasures   Booth #136
Christine Waddington (Palgrave, ON)
Made from mostly hand-woven textiles, an assortment of unique and practical items including coin purses, pouches, wallets, accessories for small gadgets, leather belts, anklets in all sizes, and shoulder bags. All items are fair trade and made in Guatemala.

Little by Little   Booth #138
Isabel Stigge (London, ON)
Our aim is to keep children in Haiti out of orphanages. We do this by offering employment to the parents and empowering them to be self-sufficient and able to keep their families together. Isabel Stigge designs jewellery, textiles and metal art, then employs at-risk parents in Haiti to assemble the products so they can earn an income to keep their families together.

Roots of Tibet   Booth #438
Lobsang Dorjee (Toronto, ON)
Recycled fair trade products from Tibet. Wares include Tibetan yak bone jewellery, cotton bags, cotton & silk dresses, and Yak blankets.

Sparta Country Candles   Booth #132
Jessica Carr (Sparta, ON)
Hand poured, scented candles, candle warmers & accessories.

Talis   Booth #436
Sylvia Biro (Toronto, ON)
Talis offers ethically sources artisan silks, up-cycled and silver jewellery. We work directly with tribal communities in Cambodia and Thailand. Our core business practices are focused on economic empowerment for indigenous peoples. We follow a fair trade business model.

Nharo African Art and Crafts  
Paul Wellhauser (Etobicoke, ON)
Nharo travels across Africa to collect art, minerals and artifacts. We travel to Namibia, Ethiopia, Zimbabwe, South Africa and elsewhere. Moussa Albaka, UNESCO prize winning Tuareg Silversmith, will join us with his outstanding earrings, necklaces, rings and more.