Lorna is the owner of Ella Marsh Handmade. She's a mom of twin boys and full time wetland scientist. In her spare time, she makes custom bags of every size for your needs. Follow her on Instagram and find her online
Terra is a returning indie dyer bring joy to the community. Terra resides in Franklin LA and is very active in fiber festivals.Terra has a large selection of yarn varying from fingering to bulky weight. Find her on social media and bookmark her website.
Catherine will be returning this fall for the BR FAM Festival and we are super excited. Catherine is based in the Northshore area and specialized in hand dyed yarn and notions. Her yarn is inspired by Louisiana culture and her favorite fandoms. She has a large selection of various weights ranging from fingering to bulky. Cat can be found online and on social media.
Rick is the owner of WhimzeeStitches & Designs. He offers a full array of functional zippered and drawstring fabric project bags, small-batch hand dyed yarns, notions and tools for knitting and crochet. Rick is the original creator of his clear vinyl drawstring project bags featuring 360 degree window so you will always see what's inside your project bags. Rick is inspired by colorful fabric, worldwide travel and his complete addiction to lattes and coffee! Established in 2015, WhimzeeStitches in a one-man operation based in New Orleans, LA.
Lynn is the owner of SewLynn Jewelry & Designs. She specializes in hand made jewelry for your hair and body. At her booth you will find bracelets, earrings, loc jewelry and so much more. Her creativity will blow you away.
Chloe is brilliant at baking and her cookies are absolutely delicious. Chloe will be returning with her cookie kits and individuals to satisfy your sweet tooth. She offers custom orders as well.
Micah & Ben are the dynamic duo of Fleur De Stitch'd. Micah is the indie dyer and Ben is the mathmagician. Established in 2019, Micah's vision is to bring the fiber community together one stitch at a time. Micah started attending pop up markets around Baton Rouge, which inspired the idea of hosting a fiber festival of her own. Her stitch group meets monthly at Rue Beignet every first Sunday and Micah also offer kid knit classes with BREC every Tuesday at Cedar Ridge Park. Fleur De Stitch'd yarn is New Orleans inspired using unique dying techniques. Every skein is perfectly dyed and sun-dried in a variety of weights and bases.
Established in 2021, George and Maria opened Mid City Artisan with the idea to provide a space for local artists. The gallery features 170+ Louisiana artists, art classes for kids & adults, art shows, events and private parties. The venue also hosts a quarterly Kids Makers Market to showcase local kid entrepreneurs.