APPLICATION: Craftadian Christmas Market – HAMILTON

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Craftadian Christmas Market is Saturday December 7, 2019 from 10AM – 4PM at McMaster Innovation Park, Hamilton Ontario.

Application Deadline: September 7, 2019
Criteria:
Handmade Juried Market: Applicant must be designer, creator, artist. Applicant must reside in CANADA & products must be MADE IN CANADA

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APPLICATION: Craftadian Christmas Market – Port Credit

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Craftadian Christmas Market is Saturday November 9, 2019 from 10AM – 4PM at First United Church, Port Credit (Mississauga), Ontario.

Criteria: Handmade Juried Market: Applicant must be designer, creator, artist. Applicant must reside in CANADA & products must be MADE IN CANADA

< Please note applications are closed as of August 6, 2019. You may add your name to the wait list below in the event of a cancellation.>

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EXHIBITOR GENERAL INFO

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FAQs: Frequently Asked Questions

What is the application criteria?

Curated/Juried Market. Applications will be juried to ensure quality, variety, uniqueness, booth presentation. Applications must include quality well lite photos of your work and your display.

      • Applicant must be designer, creator, artist
      • Products must be handmade or have a component of handmade (photography acceptable)
      • Applicant must reside in CANADA & products must be MADE IN CANADA
      • Applications will be juried to ensure quality, variety, uniqueness, booth presentation
      • Applicant must include 3-5 photos of your work (including one booth design)

How much are booth fees?

The 2019 fees will range from $128 – $142 depending on the event size, booth type and location.

How will the show be advertised?

The shows will be advertising in using digital influencers, bloggers, local newspapers, flyers/coupon distribution, email marketing (over 8000 opt-in subscribers), paid and organic ads social media (facebook, twitter, instagram).

There also are PR opportunities such as TV Guest Appearances, Blogs and Newspaper Articles. Craftadian events and it’s exhibitors have been featured on TV (CHCH Morning Live, CHCH Evening News, Global News at noon, CP 24, Rogers Daytime, Hamilton Life) in Blogs (BlogTO, Lil Miss Kate) and in Newspapers (Hamilton Spectator, Mississauga News, Milton Champion, Guelph Tribute). Visit our media room to see past media appearances.

How many visitors come to the events?
In 2016 we moved our events to smaller venues to create an intimate shopping experience. Our 2018 attendance at these venues ranged between 1500 – 2000 visitors.

Do you have any photos from past events?
Yes, you can see our photo gallery for photos from past events: Photo Gallery

Do you have a list of past vendors?
Yes, please see our Meet the Makers section on the top of the page (menu bar).

What is the jury process?

Applicants would submit an application that includes photos of your work, description of your craft and details about your business. Following the application deadline, each application is ranked by each of the jurors – the scores/notes are tabulated and sorted by category. Your application may be ranked on based on handmade quality, photos of your work, booth set-up, and the information you provide in your application. The jury will limit the number of successful applicants per category to ensure that there is a healthy and diverse selection of vendors. Applicants that are not selected will be placed on a waitlist.

For tips on juried show applications please read our blog post “Juried Shows – Tips to Success”

WAIT LIST: 2019 Craftadian Spring Application

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Craftadian Spring Market  (Hamilton) is Saturday April 6, 2019 from 10AM – 4PM at McMaster Innovation Park, Hamilton, Ontario.

Calling all FOOD TRUCKS, we have openings for up-to 4 food trucks, please apply via: https://www.craftadian.ca/food-truck-info/

Applications closed January 19, 2019 you may add your name to the wait list below:

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PRINT SHOP

Craftadian Vendors:

We are excited to offer our vendors exclusive print discounts from our provider. You will place the order through Craftadian.

  • Business Cards, 1000, starting at $20
  • Postcards, 1000, starting at $60
  • Pull Up Banner ($130 each)

We are looking to get a formal portal, but in the meantime you can place your order by completing the following form. We can offer more print options but have highlighted the top three.

Craftadian Special Printing Order Form

Craftadian offers our vendors a special printing for all your business needs.
    14PT Gloss (95 Bright C2S). Matte Finish
    Standard Size: 3.5” x 2” (firm size)
    QTY 1000
    Finish with bleed 3.625 x 2.125

    Download set-up guide: https://sinalite.com/media/guides/pdf/35_x_2.pdf 

    Shipping and HST (13% Sales Tax) will be added to your bill.
    If ordering 2-sided please put files separately.
    95 Bright 10pt C2S Stock. Matte Finish
    Standard Size: 4'x6"
    QTY 1000
    Finish with bleed 4.125 x 6.125

    Download set-up guide: https://sinalite.com/media/guides/pdf/4_x_6.pdf  Shipping and HST (13% Sales Tax) will be added to your bill.
    If ordering 2-sided please put files separately.
  • Price: $ 130.00 CAD Quantity:
    13oz Matte Vinyl
    Standard Size: 33" x 81"
    QTY 1

    Download set-up guide: https://sinalite.com/media/guides/pdf/33x81_LargeFormat_PullUp.pdf Shipping and HST (13% Sales Tax) will be added to your bill.
  • $ 0.00 CAD
    HST and SHIPPING WILL BE ADDED TO BILL
    We want to make the offer even sweeter. On your first order you will save an additional 15% off your entire order of $60 or more.
  • YOU WILL BE SENT AN INVOICE.
    Invoices must be paid prior to initiating the print. Production time (printing) is 2-4 days typically, shipping is 1-2 days typically.

Feature your products in our 2018 Advent Calendar!

Calling all makers …

We are looking for 24 products to feature in our 2018 Craftadian Advent Box.

What is the Craftadian Advent Box?

We introduced shoppers to the Craftadian Advent Gift Box last year. Customers can treat yourself or a loved one with a wrapped special curated handmade gift for each of the 24 days of the advent (December 1 – 24). This curated box includes handmade products including jewellery, bath and body care, edibles, décor, accessories and more. Each product is valued between $2 – $12, for a total value of over $180. Each product is wrapped with a date “ie open on the first”

What type of products are you looking for?

Anything handmade. Last years box featured body care, wood, jewellery, pins, loose-leaf tea, candles and more. See the companies that were featured last year (2017 Craftadian Advent Box). We are looking for donated products or products that wholesale between $1-$10.

(samples from last years box)

How do I apply to be featured?

Fill out the form below:

Made in Hamilton 2018

Craftadian® presents Made in Hamilton

This summer, soak up the sun and enjoy summer vibes at the flagship Craftadian Made in Hamilton Market. Made in Hamilton is a market that celebrates artists and artisans from the Hamilton – Wentworth region.

Show Dates/Hours | Meet the Makers | Venue Information | Tickets/Parking Info | Sponsors | Charity Partner | RSVP on Facebook

** FREE SWAG BAG TO THE FIRST 50 SHOPPERS at 10AM and again at 2PM** (limit to one per family)

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Christmas 2018 – Applications

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Craftadian Christmas Market is Saturday December 1, 2018 at McMaster Innovation Park, Hamilton, Ontario. 

APPLICATIONS CLOSED

We’re on the lookout for new and returning artisans pushing the boundaries of craft, food and design who want to share their work and vision to make Craftadian an authentic and lively handmade marketplace.

Open to all handmade businesses in Canada. Products must be handmade (or have a component of handmade), handmade by the applicant, and made in Canada.

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