Kalona Makers Market Spring Open House

May 4th | 10 am - 4 pm

720 14th Street, Kalona


Canaan Home & Farm

If someone you know loves Iowa, then Canaan Home & Farm is your stop! Kathryn’s designs on shirts, totes, hats, and tea towels are the main grab this season. She also sells recycled leather jewelry, wooden table runners, rustic metal plant holders and more for your home, just in time for spring!


Elinor Krieger

Elinor Krieger is an Iowa City artist returning to the Kalona Makers Market! She will be painting while the market is going on. Check out her whimsical animal portraits because they’ll make you smile. She’ll also have her original pastel landscapes and flower paintings available for sale. Stop by her space to paint a Mother’s Day card for someone special!



Melanie thinks floral, breathes floral, dreams floral. She specializes in gorgeous floral arrangements for weddings and other special events! She is also an amazing landscape designer. You will find a potting party at her booth--how fun is that?! Stop by to see Mel in her beautiful space and take home sprigs of spring!


Kara Lynn Design

Kara Schlabaugh will be at the open house displaying her work in our gallery space. She is best known for her Midwestern inspired landscape paintings and will have a wide range of original paintings and prints available.


Under a Tin Roof

This mother and daughter team has realized a dream by moving to the country to begin their homesteading journey. Now they offer CSA shares and run a general store on their farm that features organic produce, honey, eggs, flowers and freshly baked pies. They travel the country selling their handmade items and giving presentations.


Old Mans Creek Winery

Meet Tom Capper from Old Mans Creek Winery. Enjoy small wine samples before you buy with eight selections to choose from! Tom will be able to help you with pairings and will answer all your questions about his locally made wines.


Organic Iris

Organic Iris makes gorgeous beeswax candles in a variety of scents, all specially made and beautifully displayed. You can also fine votive roses, tea lights and tapers. The products are 100% pure plant based. Stop by to see all of her fine work!


Chronic Builder

Brad Yoder, owner of Chronic Builder, is joining us from Amana. He hand crafts custom furniture and accessories from wood and metal. His custom pieces are the perfect balance of beauty and function for your space.


Simone Delaty

Simone is returning to the Kalona Makers Market with her fantastic wood fired artisan breads that will stimulate your senses! Make sure to come early to buy as she sold out by noon the last time she attended. You’ve been warned.  


Schlabaugh & Sons Woodworking

You will find the most amazing tables, benches, cutting boards, serving trays, charcuterie boards and wooden items for your home made by Schlabaugh & Sons. Their Arts & Crafts clocks and lamps are made in Kalona and distributed nationwide. Each item is made with high-quality materials and precision.


Ten Thousand Villages

Shop with intention, share in the joy. Ten Thousand Villages is a maker-to-market movement. Artisans in developing countries have the opportunity to earn income by bringing their products and stories to markets through long-term, fair-trade relationships. Sales from these handmade products impact the life and community of the makers. A representative from Ten Thousand Villages will be on hand May 4th to tell you more about each item.

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Yoga with Ella Dalrymple

Yoga is returning to Kalona Makers Market! Ella Dalrymple has lived in five cities in five years and the one place she feels at home is in a yoga studio. She currently lives in Washington where she teaches Warm Power, Hot Vinyasa Flow, and Focus Flow classes at Blissed Out Movement. She is also a Certified Health Coach specializing in nutrition, weight loss, and stress reduction. We’re lucky to have her! Stop by to meet Ella and sign up for yoga classes at Kalona Makers Market!