Monches Artisans 
Holiday Open House

December 1-3, 2017

Visiting Artists : Krauski Art Glass

Fat Turtle Confections, LLC


Quality, handcrafted candies for any occasion

Dot Spransy

Cozy and charming knitted hats and headbands.

Visiting Artists & Farm Markets : Monches Farm

Sue Frenzel


Jewelry inspired by nature

Mary Schwabenlander


Life-like felted wool animals and hand carved seasonal figures.

Annie Rissell


Hand painted wood bead ornaments.

Pine Hill Orchard 


Locally grown apples, apple products &  local raw honey.

(The delicious Hot Cider we serve at Open House is generously supplied by Pine Hill.)

Kudek Garlic Farm


Assorted garlic varieties and handcrafted garlic baskets.

Twice Baked Pottery (Friday & Saturday  only)


"Our mission is to provide a high quality product at a reasonable price.  Pottery was meant to be used and enjoyed.  It is meant to be functional art, not placed on a shelf, but on your table ."


LuAnn Blohm - combined pictures and frames (Sunday only)

Auntie GG's Provisions


  • Artisanal English style cheeses
  • Fresh baked goods
  • Locally made dips & sauces


Visiting Artists : Flynn's Richfield


Nature photography by Garry Bakic


Watercolor paintings by Teri Peterson

Pottery by Karen Norris


Watercolor paintings by Jennifer Herro

Watercolor paintings  by Marilyn Horst


Watercolor paintings by Karen Berst


Watercolor paintings by Mary Widicus


Pencil Paintings by Maryann Schmitt


Watercolors by Pat Kasprzak 

Featured Artists : LakeFarm Gifts



LakeFarm Gifts features the creations of many local artists and craftswomen. These include  fiber art, handmade soaps & lotions,  photography, pottery, individually designed linens and handmade jewelry & beads. We will have several of our artists on hand for this event!

Johanna Kleckner


Johanna creates one-of-a-kind seasonal montages from vintage elements. She also makes metal word art and fingerless gloves  composed of re-purposed wool and fabric.

Heidi Ninnemann


Everything Heidi touches becomes art! Handpainted furniture, wall art, handmade beads and  whimsical seasonal accent pieces are among the items she will have available at the Open House.

Candy Treml


Candy designs and produces fun & functional kitchen linens.

Lisa Hall


Lisa creates her product from home-raised herbs and goat's milk from her own goat herd. 

She grows her own herbs, selected for their healing qualities, and infuses them into her soaps and lotions.
Each batch is made by hand in her kitchen and contains no chemical additives.

Zannah Crowe


Zannah is an avid hobbyist photographer who has had her work published in numerous regional as well as National publications.

Her original photo note-cards will be available at the Open House as well as her hand-folded paper Christmas stars.

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