The vendors below cannot be at the opening of the 2020 Umbrella Market because of the safety procedures we have in place. Please consider ordering from them online or visiting retail locations that carry their products. We look forward to having them back at the Umbrella Market soon!
Purchase online at AwakenCoffeeNC.com or find them the Leroy James Farmer’s Market on Saturdays from 8am to 1pm.
Awaken Coffee is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with a mission to employ individuals with various intellectual and developmental disabilities, promoting their skills, confidence, and dignity. They are currently fundraising to open a coffee shop in Greenville. They have12 oz ground and whole bean Awaken Blend coffee roasted in Charlotte, t-shirts, and merchandise for sale. Follow their progress on Facebook.
Simple elegant jewelry made by hand in Eastern NC by ECU graduate Carolyn A Buss. Carolyn uses recycled sterling silver and gold, and ethically mined gemstones. Folks love CBJ’s unique labradorite creations the most!
Shop their Instagram page for handmade pants, skirts, jewelry, pebble art, and more.
Fair Traders Project
Shop their handmade fair trade items from around the world at fairtradersproject.org. They offer delivery to Pitt and Greene County; pick up options are also available. Check them out on Facebook and Instagram.
Fair Traders Project began as a program initiative of NC Stop Human Trafficking as a way to introduce fair trade products into the local market. The fair trade initiative is an effort to curb demand for products made by exploited people and thereby reduce human trafficking globally. All the money from Fair Traders Project goes back to funding NC Stop Human Trafficking’s local community programming.
Mickeye’s Wood Creations
View and order these handmade one-of-a-kind wood boxes on the Facebook page.
You can also purchase products at the Farmers and Makers Market on Dickinson Ave in Greenville and at the Harbor District Market on Main St. in Washington. The artist is at the Harbor District Market most Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays (sales can be made even if he is not there).
Mickeyes Wood Creations crafts wooden boxes crafted from beautiful domestic and exotic woods. Over 27 different woods or wood varieties used. Many rare and hard to acquire woods used to create beautiful wooden pieces that are not only utility pieces but pieces of art.
ScapePhotographyUS is a local photography craft business that specializes in landscape and portrait photography. My crafts include canvas art, framed art, coasters, wine bottles and personalized art with stories behind them. The heart of the business relies on heart to heart connections based on the stories behind the work.
WoodaWorks specializes in handcrafted household necessities and amenities. The selection begins with coasters, epoxy tables, candleholders, soap trays, and small accessory holders. Personalized items can be designed to personal preference upon request.