We've heard from fans of handmade that you'd like to see us in your neck of the woods. We are excited to announce a pop up marketplace at Whole Foods Market in Wexford from 11 am - 3 pm on Sundays, June 25, July 30, Aug 27, 2017.
We will welcome 12 local vendors from the North Hills and throughout the region to spend a fun afternoon with us bringing handmade to our northern neighbors. Artists will be located at the WFM entrance.
Application: I Made It! Market will choose artists who create only handmade wares. We jury events, meaning, we choose artists based on quality of work, type of work, variety and aesthetic. We provide opportunities for both new and returning artists who put care, quality and thought into their work. Please note that due to the large number of jewelry submissions that we receive, we cannot accept all jewelry makers. Please fill in the application below and we will be in touch to let you know when to expect to learn if you have been accepted.
Fee: $70 per event/ you will be expected to make payment for this amount via PayPal or check. We will send instructions and a vendor agreement up on acceptance.
10 am - 2 pm
Sunday, June 25, $70
Sunday, July 30, $70
Sunday, Aug 27, $70
What you provide: This event is a bring your own table/chairs/tent event. Tents are not required but recommended. Tents must be weighted down on all 4 legs as they will be set up on concrete. This is an outdoor event. Artists should also provide a table covering, signage for your small business, etc.
++ PROMOTION: Each artist will have the opportunity to provide a bio offering links and information about their wares, process, and to provide info about promotions. This bio will be housed on the I Made It! Market site and promoted through social media.
++ VENDOR AGREEMENT: We will send you an agreement to sign which should be scanned and emailed or mailed back to us preceding each event.
++ SALES: There is no guarantee that participating artists will have sales the day of the market. IMI works to ensure superior public relations, advertising and public awareness of the event and the purpose of the event – to purchase handmade wares and inspire relationship building/new customers for participating artists. Tips and best practices for preparing your space, arranging your goods, and building relationships will be shared with artists leading up to the event. However, sales, the day of the event is each artist’s responsibility.
++ TAXES: Each artist/vendor is responsible for reporting and paying sales tax.
PA Taxes are found at pa100.state.pa.us you will enter your social security number or EIN (apply at IRS.GOV) and choose Sales Tax in section 3 (sales use hotel occupancy tax license)
++ INSURANCE: is the responsibility of the artist. All artists should have business liability insurance.
++ FOOD VENDORS: All food vendors must be licensed and carry their permitting with them at the event.
We will notify you within 4 days of that your application has been received as submitted and will provide info about our selection process. If you do not receive a confirmation email within 4 days of application, please email us at email@example.com to confirm.
Questions: info (at) imadeitmarket.com
You MUST SCROLL DOWN and fill in all questions ending with have you participated in an IMI before and then hit SUBMIT for us to receive your application.