Makers Market – Expressions of Interest
Expressions of interest now open for the third instalment of the Footscray Community Arts Makers Market, taking place on Saturday 11 December.
Come celebrate the easing of restrictions and re-connect with community in a vibrant, safe setting. Experience the beautiful space at Footscray Community Arts, check out our galleries, and grab a bite to eat at Myrtle Wine Café. Situated on the banks of the Maribyrnong River with majestic views across to the city skyline, it’s the perfect spot for a family picnic or a meeting place with friends.
The market will consist of 20-30 curated stalls, featuring bespoke, high quality, artisanal goods to spoil yourself or your loved ones. The event will be Covid-safe, and subject to Victorian State Government directives and safe practice.
Stallholder applications close Monday 4 October 2021.
We are looking for bespoke and artisan fashion, accessories, homewares, toys, gourmet packaged foods and any other art form you create.
Who is eligible?
There is a $75 stallholder fee that is applicable for the day of trading. Each stallholder will have a site 3m x 3m and access to power if required. Please note that this is an outdoor event. You are welcome to bring a gazebo (recommended).
What are we looking for?
Items that are unique, unusual and high quality.
Stalls that have a great aesthetic appeal.
Experienced small business or selling in a market format; also with the ability to utilise social media platforms and produce marketing content to advertise the event.
Flexibility to fit in with programming of the event.
Product mix to keep the market days diverse and interesting.
Applications open: Monday 20 September
Applications close: Monday 4 October
Stallholder confirmation: Monday 25 October
Market day: Saturday 11 December
For enquiries, please contact us at email@example.com.
IMAGE: East Africa products at Makers Market 2020. Image by Jacinta Keefe.