Tuesday, December 25, 2007

Online Boxing Week Sale!


Please join us for our exciting "online" Holiday Madness & Sale Market starting Boxing Day through to January 4th, 2008! Participants in the December Poppytalk Handmade Market will be placing select items from their handmade (and even some vintage) works on sale!!

Friday, December 14, 2007

Love Transforms Online Virtual Market!



"Call For Submissions" for January's Poppytalk Handmade Market! The theme for the January will be a "Love Transforms, a Valentine's & Wedding Market"!

We will be looking for beautiful screenprinted, gocco'd and letterpressed Valentine's cards and Wedding invitations & cards, gift items such as art, ceramics, jewelry, journals, housewares, and wedding accessory items including guest books, placecards, hand-bound albums, favors, white things and blue! Oh ya, and red things for valentines!

The market will run January 7th - February 8th, 2008!

Poppytalk Handmade is a monthly online street market curated by Poppytalk to showcase, buy and sell handmade goods of emerging design talent from around the world.
If you're an artist, designer, or craftsperson with great things to sell, please contact us!

More info can be obtained at http://www.poppytalkhandmade.com or our blog http://www.poppytalkhandmade.blogspot.com or email us at poppytalkblog@yahoo.ca

Submission Deadline for the Love Transforms Market is December 21st, 2007

Monday, December 10, 2007

december's poppytalk handmade launches today!






the december poppytalk handmade market launches today, featuring more amazing artists that we are so thrilled to be representing! the market is a holiday madness and sale theme, where participants are selling items from gifts of art, jewelry, accessories, holiday decorating items to cards, calendars, t-shirts and even more toys than we've had in the past! and then come boxing day, the "sale" part of the market kicks in till the 4th of january!

we've also added a few new features to this month! we've included a few new categories, photography and clothing! we've enlarged all the images, renamed the "latest updates" to "fresh at the market" (with really large images) and my favorite, a navigation menu that includes all the artists and designers!

with 14 days left till christmas, there's lots of time still to get things mailed and couriered to friends and family! thanks for supporting handmade!

Friday, December 7, 2007

Thank You November PHM Participants!

12fifteen
3P-3
A Little Hut
Albee Designs
Alicia Bock
Allymoon
Alyssa Ettinger
Annie and Olive
Anniebelle Designs
Art de Toilette
Ashley Goldberg
Avie Designs
Azure Grackle
Beehive Kitchenware
Beuller Design
Bluebell Bazaar
Bookhou Design
Boygirl Party
Brenda Rose
Cabin & Cub
Cake & Milk Paperie
Catia Chien
Cedar Seven
Charm Foundry
Colleen Baran
Creative Thursday
Avenue Handmade
Cupcake Girls
Dallas Shaw
Deadbird Finds
Dejarnette
Ditazol
Dolan Geiman
Gosh Darn Knit
Green Chair Press
Guy Michael Davis
Jill Dryer
Jodie Hurt
Laura Crow Miller
Lauren Alane
Lilac Moon
Lily Bug
Lily Moon
Industrious Lily
Liz Mathews
Lu Summers
m*o*m
Marzipan Mercantile
Megan Auman
Modern Printed Matter
Modern Radar
My Aim Is True
Nina Dinoff
Om Home
One Good Bumblebee
Operation Papercut/Yellow Canoe
Ouno Designs
Paper Menagerie
Papered Together
Paraphernalia
Pink Bathtub
Pistachio Press
Please Be Still
Raeburn Ink
Reed Design
Reiter8
Ritter Designs
Rust Designs
Show Pony
Spruce Avenue
Stiksel
Sub-Studio
Sugar Loop
Susan Schwake-Larochelle
Susy Jack
Things are Better With A Parrott
Terese Bast
The Foundling
The Great Lakes
Thea Coughlin
Thrifty Goodness
Track & Field
Tsk Tsk
Turtle Papers
Wolfie & the Sneak
YumiYumi
Save the Butterflies
The Sherwood Press
Twinkle Kids

Wednesday, December 5, 2007

we feel so lucky!

Monday, December 3, 2007

Poppytalk Handmade Market Schedule


As we've been receiving requests for the themes and schedules and call for submissions deadlines for the next upcoming Poppytalk Handmade Markets, we decided to post the next couple months plans. Each month will have a different theme to highlight seasonal appropriate handmade goods.

January 7 - February 8, 2008 - Love Transforms, A Valentine's and Wedding Market, (Submissions Deadline - Dec. 21/07) - Submissions now CLOSED!

February 11 - March 8, 2008 - A Spring & Easter Market, (Submissions Deadline - Jan. 28/08) ) Submissions now CLOSED!

March 10 - April 11, 2008 - Green Pop! An Eco-Minded and Green Market, (Submissions Deadline - Feb. 22/08)

April 14 - May 09, 2008 - A Mother's Day & Kids Market, (Submissions Deadline - Mar 28/08)

May 12 - Jun 06, 2008 - Paper Pops! A Papergoods & Affordable Art Market & Showcase, (Submissions Deadline - Apr 25/08)

Jun 09 - Jul 04, 2008 - Here Comes the Sun! A Summer-themed Market, (Submission Deadline - May 27/08). There's still time to send in your sunny submission (deadline is May 27th). we're looking for anything summer related, anything goes, it just needs so have a summer feel!

Jul 07 - Aug 08, 2008 - Home Sweet Home! A Housewares-themed Market, (Submission Deadline - Jun 27/08). If you make lovely things to make a house a home, we're looking for your submission! from oven mitts to vintage tableware, from affordable art to ceramics, from bath products to the baby room. anything "homey"!

Aug 11 - Sep 05, 2008 - School Days! A Back to School and End of Summer Sale, (Submission Deadline - Jul 27/08) We love the retro school look. Vintage globes, roll-down maps, stationery reflective of the past, back-to-school supplies (notebooks, journals, papergoods), polaroids, cursive fonts, blackboards,

Sep 08 - Oct 10, 2008 - TBA

Oct 13 - Nov 14, 2008 - TBA

Nov 17 - Dec 12, 2008 - TBA

Saturday, December 1, 2007

Call for Submissions - January Poppytalk Handmade Market (Valentine's & Wedding)

This is a "Call For Submissions" for January's Poppytalk Handmade Market! The theme for the January will be a "Love Transforms, a Valentine's & Wedding Market"! In order for buyers to be able to order Valentines items online and get them on time, we decided to make January the month for all things looooove!

We will be looking for beautiful screenprinted, gocco'd and letterpressed Valentine's cards and Wedding invitations & cards, gift items such as art, ceramics, jewelry, journals, housewares, and wedding accessory items including guest books, placecards, hand-bound albums, favors, white things and blue! Oh ya, and red things for valentines!

The market will run January 7th - February 8th, 2008!

The deadline for submissions is December 21st, 2007 and we hope to have everyone advised about a week later. After that we will start collecting links and start uploading.

If you are interested, please send us an email with the subject "January PHM" at poppytalkblog@yahoo.ca with your links to your products/site by December 21st/07. There is a table fee of $60 (plus tax) to help with all things that hosting, marketing and administrating things like this. Click here for press clippings and here for testimonials.

Please read Call For Submissions from the October Market to get all the details about Poppytalk Handmade and how it works.