Artists' Faire

You are invited to join us as a vendor at the CREATE Artists' Faire. CREATE Artists' Faire features unique supplies and one-of-a-kind artwork from local and national artists and suppliers. Open to the public and CREATE students alike, the CREATE Artists' Faire draws a large crowd of excited shoppers with offerings spanning all skill levels and mixed-media genres. We're thrilled to again be hosting this vibrant expo.

2014 CREATE New Jersey Artists' Faire

Friday, July 11 • 6:00pm - 9:00pm • Doubletree Somerset

Sell your artwork or unique supplies by purchasing an Artists' Faire table via this website! Click on the "Register Now" button and select the "Vendor Registration" option. From there, you can sign up as a Vendor only, or you can sign up as a Vendor and participate in CREATE workshops.

Each vendor will be listed on the CREATE website (60) days prior to the event unless registration is received after that time.

Artists' Faire Vendors

Art Girls Tools - Jean Van Brederode
Jewelry-making tools with women in mind! Excellent products from Eurotool
plus consultation.
Artist & Teacher - Liesel Lund
One-of-a-kind jewelry, scarves, art aprons, mixed media paintings and inspiration for your art journaling journey.
Artistic Artifacts
Creative Finds for the Creative Minds. Mixed Media, Surface Design, Fabric, Fiber and Found Objects
Chris Soleil
Things made from felt including crowns and wands.
EK Creations - Erin Keck
Steampunk clocks and assemblage. Also Vintage supplies.
Surface design and mixed media supplies
Green Pepper Press - Michelle Ward
Stencils and unmounted rubber stamps
Hands On Hand Dyes
Will be doing ice dyeing demo and showing color gradation fabrics, and shibori designs that come out of each of my listed classes.
Unique stencils
Lemoncholy's Studio - Kecia Deveney
Mixed media paintings and jewelry and some flea market finds to use in projects.
Lesley Venable
Lots of vintage supplies, materials and one of a kind treasures to inspire your creations, for your artwork, home and studio as well as original, one of a kind, mixed media creations.
Neko Sisters
Specialty Japanese paper goods and other supplies for mixed media artists.

Peachfuzz Fiberart
Fiber art jewelry, purses, note cards and other embellished items.
Staci Swider
Mixed media paintings
Seth Apter
Original artwork and art-related merchandise
 Sweet Repeats Studio Shoppe - Jodi Ohl
Art by Jodi Ohl includes a wide range of whimsical and textured mixed media art, illustrative and abstract in nature along with stationary, prints, magnets and other small originals.
The Backporch Artessa
Stamps, Molds, Pens, Videos, Art Supplies
The Ink Pad
Sale of rubber stamps and craft supplies


Vendor Table: $200 (includes [1] 6’x30” draped table and [2] chairs)
Instructor Vendor Table (for CREATE Instructors): $100 (includes [1] 6’x30” draped table and [2] chairs)
Additional Vendor Table: $75
Additional Instructor Vendor Table (for CREATE Instructors): $50

The hotel can provide wireless internet access, and electricity (includes power strip and extension cord) for vendors. These cost for these are in addition to the table fee and will be due directly to the hotel.  We will provide specific information about internet access and electricity closer to the event date.


If you would like to ship items to the hotel, you may ship them at your expense to arrive on or after July 8, 2014. The hotel will charge an incoming and outgoing handling fee of $2.00 per package or $75 per pallet. If your package arrives before July 8, you will be charged a $2.00 storage fee, per package/per day.

Please address packages as follows:
Doubletree Somerset Hotel and Conference Center
200 Atrium Drive
Somerset, New Jersey 08873
FOR: CREATE Artists’ Faire / July 9-13, 2014
Hotel Rep: John Schumann
ATTN: Your Company and Onsite Contact Name

For return shipping:
It is the Vendor’s responsibility to schedule a pickup with their preferred carrier. Please box, tape, label and pre-pay for your shipment with your carrier. Leave boxes in your booth and hotel staff will collect and deliver to hotel’s loading dock for Monday morning pick-up. The hotel’s Business Center on the second floor is available to print shipping labels if needed. The hotel cannot be responsible for any boxes that are not picked up within one week after the end of the event. **Please understand that CREATE will not be responsible for your shipments **

Unloading Onsite:
Vendor set-up for the Faire is from 4:00pm-6:00pm on July 11; tear-down is from 9:00pm-10:00pm. Artists’ Faire will take place in the Somerset Ballroom. There is a door in the front of the Hotel that Vendors will use to load-in. It is located on the main driveway and is close to the ballroom and on the same level. Please do not load-in through the main Hotel entrance. Hotel bell carts will not be available so please plan accordingly.


All Artists' Faire vendors who will be selling goods at the Faire are responsible for pre-registering with the State of New Jersey. Additionally, all Artists' Faire vendors selling goods at the Faire are responsible for collecting and remitting the appropriate sales tax directly to the state of New Jersey in accordance with NJ law. For complete information and all relevant forms visit here. Please bring proof of Seller's Permit to Artists' Faire.

The Current Sales Tax rate in Somerset, NJ, is 7.00%

During registration, you will be required to approve of our Vendor Terms and Conditions. Please contact the CREATE Events Staff with questions at