Tina Willan: One of the Craftiest ladies in Taranaki, if it has wool, beads or fabric in it Tina has used a technique to make it. We could make a list of her skills (knitting, weaving, spinning, sewing, felting) but it may be quicker to say what she hasn't… I come up blank.
Lynette Joe, Loopdy Loop Crochet: Lynette is a mum of 5 children and nannie of 5 children. She loves to crochet and puts in as much love and care into every item she makes as if it's for her family.
Kat Swain, Funky Melon: Funky Melon is colorful, funky, handmade jewellery by New Plymouth artist Kat Swain.
Felicia Piddington: Felicia is a mother of three located in Stratford who enjoys all types of crafts including crochet and card making.
Cherie Dodds: Owner/Operator of HomeMade, Cherie loves to paint onto canvas or glass a range of subjects and wants to start sewing new creations soon.
Debra Griffin, Simply Soy Candles: Welcome to Simply Soy candles, a family effort by Debra and Kayla. All of the candles & melts are made from natural soy wax & are GMO free. Their passion is for candles that are full of fragrance.
The soy wax used: Completely natural vegetable wax from a renewable source.NO GMO material, NO paraffin, NO unnatural additives, non-toxic & Kosher certified. Frangrances used: Combination of natural & synthetic materials. Do not contain any phthalates, parrafin or UV inhibitors. Any synthetic materials are highly purified, and the essential base oils & naturally derived ingredients are distilled or purified as well. The candle dyes: Highly concentrated vegetable based.
Lois Frost: Lois is a Stratford resident who is using her art to recover from depression after losing a grandson to SIDs. She uses acrylic and watercolour paints, and watercolour pencils. All paintings are varnished and ready to hang.