Join us at the Santa Cruz Mountains Makers’ Market!

The Santa Cruz Mountains Makers Market is dedicated to supporting the community by giving local artists, crafters, culinary creators, and musicians a venue to showcase and sell their goods in the mountains while also financially benefiting a local non-profit, Mountain Community Resources (MCR).

The Market debuted at the Mountain Community Resource’s parking lot at 6134 Highway 9, Felton, CA on May 4, 2014. Following the success of the first Market, three more Markets were held in 2014 including the SCM Makers Holiday Market held at the Felton Community Hall. Now in its fourth year, the SCM Makers Market is stoked to give local artists, crafters, and musicians this great place in the mountains to sell their handmade goods.

We offer a variety of booth sizes to accommodate any size maker’s business. There are 10×10 booths, 6 ft. table booths, and 4 ft. table booths available. As part of the application fee we ask makers to donate one of their items to MCR for their silent auction event in October, The Mountain Affair. This event is MCR’s biggest and most profitable fundraiser of the year. Your donation goes 100% to benefit this amazing non-profit group. For more information about MCR click here. 

About the Coordinators:

Erik Waage and Bree Karpavage are local makers here in the SCM. Erik owns Santa Cruz Mountains Clothing, a custom screen printing business in Felton and is a professional graphic designer. Bree owned Sky Fire Gems, a lapidary and wire artisan jewelry business in Boulder Creek for 10 years and is also a professional graphic designer specializing in advertising. Both Erik and Bree have been participating in festivals as vendors for more than 10 years and have experience in assisting in the coordination of local festivals. They are excited to bring this great event to the community and to MCR!

We hope that you will come out and join us as fellow makers of the mountains and as customers who support the hidden artistry in our community! Support the locals! Shop Local! The application for 2017 is available HERE.

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Artists/Crafters

Shop an amazing market of unique hand made goods!

Enjoy the artistic diversity of our local community and unearth the special treasures hidden within.

From fine art to the crafty hobby… find it at the SCM Makers’ Market!

Music

Hear home spun live music from a variety of genres while you shop.

Discover the music of the mountains! Our community is home to many talented musicians.

Enjoy local music, buy an album, then catch ’em live at an upcoming show.

Grub

A Makers’ Market is never complete without fresh and packaged food.

Delight in the tastes of cottage cuisine like homemade chocolates and local berry jam.

Take a lunch break! Get your grub on and enjoy fresh prepared food on site!