Its only a few days now until our Spring Virtual Market! We are super excited about the line-up for creatives we will be bringing straight to your home! You will be able to discover new makers, buy original work, watch LIVE Q&A Sessions, on Facebook Book Live with our friends at D’Alton Baker Productions, not to mention a day full of special deals just for you! And we are super proud to let you know that our Virtual Market will be featured on our brand new Virtual Website Platform, we are working away as you read this post! The new site will go LIVE at 9am this Saturday October 24th- not before:)
There will be lots of new artists and designers joining us on the day, as well as regular market favourites, and some much loved designers, who you won’t have seen at Olive Tree for some time, who are making a comeback for our Virtual Market. Super exciting. Saturday’s market will include talented creatives like Newcastle based Contemporary Indigenous artist Lauren Freestone, jeweller Emma Field, textile home wares from Maya Muse Textiles, and our friend Kieran from Newcastle Candle Co, is back with his delicious smelling candles.
We think you’ll be in love with the vibrant earrings created by Newcastle local Gracie Face, sublime scarves in luxury fabrics, created by designer Margot Design, ceramic homewares by talented potter Anna Bowie, and fine art prints by amazing local artist Vanessa Lewis- Apothecary Artist.
New Olive Tree artist Alisha Jane Art creates will showcase the most exquisite water colours- we love this one which is titled ‘Reflections’, Alana Dourvos will be bringing you her hand crafted jewellery which she creates from minimally processed gemstones, bones, fossils, and other natural materials. New mama Miho of Myriam Swim, will be joining us with her contemporary swimwear for the modern women, which features the incredible art of Newcastle artist Kiasmin, and we are really happy to introduce you to up and coming Newcastle maker- ceramicist Brigitte of BRB ceramics.
Join our Facebook Event Page, for all the latest information in the lead-up to Saturday, you can also share the link with your friends, and invite them from the Event page: https://bit.ly/3mJRGnw There will be stories on our Instagram Live for you to see what our makers are creating in the lead-up to the Virtual Market: http://bit.ly/2Cyd6ib We look forward to bring you a fabulous event on Saturday!
We are super grateful for the City of Newcastle who have been a supporters of the new platform, through their Industry Response Platform which was created in response to COVID-19.