Entries Categorized as 'Handiwork'
Yup…Its that time of year again! Apples, pumpkins and quilts are back again! Talented quilters gather and feature the fruits of their labor at some of the loveliest venues nearby! Between us and Bucks County, Pa. there are numerous Quilt expositions happening throughout the next few weeks…so let me tell you the where, when. and […]
Looking for local gifts this Holiday? In a season that grows increasingly materialistic every year, why not support the local economy while showering your loved ones with presents? Hunterdon County’s and Central New Jersey local artists, assortment of farms, independent businesses, amazing restaurants, all make for endless gift options. Our suggestions below lists nearby sources for holiday gifts that fit every […]
We are thrilled that Flemington’s Stangl factory building is bringing the art of pottery back to town. Now known as Stangl Factory Artists and Artisans, the historic pottery factory building is being beautifully restored and updated. The ‘new’ Stangl Factory will provide artisan workshops, art galleries, shops and food venues. The first resident to occupy […]
As long as we have owned the inn, fall has always been the busiest season for us here at Main Street Manor B&B, especially mid October leading to Thanksgiving time. The colorful leaves, the crisp, cool weather, our award-winning rustic apple cake or pumpkin-spiced pancakes…all of these could be reasons for the steady stream of visitors. […]
The quote above is a Chinese proverb and I believe, oh so true! The chill of winter lingers in the New Jersey air and we are still not really sure that Spring is on its way…even though its March 16th! But crocus & daffodils pop and promise us hope. I itch to get outside & scratch the dirt, but I’m afraid to […]
Here’s another thing to love about the upcoming Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend….The Covered Bridge Artisans Tour! Each year for the last 16 years, local artists and craft makers in Flemington, Stockton & Lambertville have opened their studios to the public for the Covered Bridge Artisans Tour. Held on the Friday, Saturday and Sunday after Thanksgiving, the […]
October 1-3, 2010…10am-5pm…Prallsville Mill…Stockton NJ I have been waiting two years for this show!!! AND its finally here! If you are a lover of handiwork and find delight in color, creativity and fabric…then this destination is for YOU!!! The Courthouse Quilters have a bi-annual show..and it is being held THIS WEEKEND at Prallsville Mill! We were invited to […]