Midwest Craft Con attendees get to take in sessions and workshops that will build their handmade business tools, but they also can make connections with independent stores while they’re at the con!
At our Trade Show you’ll find a variety of independent retailers offering up their knowledge and inventory to conners. Whether you are looking to take home a crafty souvenir, dabble your way into a new medium or add to your existing stash, our trade show exhibitors will be set up ready to take sales and talk shop. Speakers Lesley Ware and Nicole A. Taylor will also be selling and signing their books on Saturday and Sunday! The Trade Show is open to conners during the following times:
- Friday: 2 to 4 p.m.
- Saturday: 12:30 to 2 p.m.
- Sunday: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Yarn lovers will swoon over the brightly spun selection of fibers from Yarn It & Haberdashery.
Stock up with modern fabrics and independent patterns with Dabble & Stitch.
Homespun: Modern Handmade will be offering a selection of contemporary handmade items from their Indianapolis shop.
Learn about screenprinting from Alison Rose, who will once again live print our Craft Con shirts and also have apparel for purchase.
Igloo Letterpress will be back sharing century old techniques and showcase the many ways letterpress has made a comeback.
Scour through gently used fabrics, notions and craft knicknacks with The Supply Closet. You also get to name your own price for what you want to buy!
Stock up on modern supplies for cross-stitch and embroidery from The Hoop & Needle.
Wholly Craft will showcase their Midwest-made artisanal goods.
Create your own party with supplies, tools and barware for every crafty occasional with Surprise Modern Party.