Kunsthandwerkermarkt

Darmstadt Arts & Crafts Market

If you are looking for an unusual piece for your home, an original gift or a special piece of jewellery, the traditional Darmstadt arts and crafts market is just the place for you.

 

On the third weekend in August, over 80 artisans will once again present all kinds of works made of wood, glass and ceramics, metal, precious stones, fabric and leather. This year, for the first time, the market will be held on Friedensplatz. Between the Hessisches Landesmuseum and the city centre, there is plenty of space for the stalls and workshops and the exhibitors.

Save the date!

The Darmstadt arts and crafts market always takes place on the 3rd weekend in August.


Make a note of the next date now:
17. + 18. August 2024

Take a break from the Arts & Crafts Market

If you need a break from strolling through the arts and crafts market, the café-bistro Herzblut & Zinke in the Hessisches Landesmuseum is just the place for you. The wine bar at Herzblut & Zinke is open until 11 pm in the evening.

 

The Schlossgarten - biergarten Ι café Ι bar - on the castle bastion also invites you to relax.

 

It's also just a few steps to the market square, with fine cakes at Café Bormuth, home-brewed beer at Ratskeller, great variety at Café Extrablatt, delicious Italian cuisine at Scoozi, Asian food at MoschMosch or steak & burgers at Django's Restaurant & Bar. What would you like?

Arrival

We recommend travelling by public transport to Luisenplatz or Marktplatz. Information at heagmobilo.de

 

If you are travelling by bicycle, please use the bicycle stations at the White Tower and in front of the Hessisches Landesmuseum Darmstadt on Karolinenplatz.

 

Car parks near the market: Schlossgarage, Friedensplatz and Karolinenplatz car parks.

Exhibitors of the Arts & Crafts Market 2023

Breit-Band-Design - Petra Krause

Breit-Band-Design - Petra Krause

Goldsmiths and diploma designers

cultural initiative "Antenna" - Barbara Schlinkert

cultural initiative "Antenna" - Barbara Schlinkert

Etchings , landscapes and animal figures, mostly thematically bound - single and multi-coloured - often designed with wit and irony.

hats & accessories - Bettina Weißhaar

hats & accessories - Bettina Weißhaar

In my Seeheim shop studio I design and make hats, caps and accessories from natural materials, one-off pieces and small series.

Odenwald Art Pottery - Tobias Dönig

Odenwald Art Pottery - Tobias Dönig

Pottery from the Odenwald

Galerie Glaswerk - Rainer Schrade

Galerie Glaswerk - Rainer Schrade

We have been working as artisans for almost 40 years and supply end consumers and specialist retailers with fashion jewellery made of glass, fusing jewellery, dichroic jewellery and freely formed jewellery made of Murano glass. Our glass jewellery is produced in-house, "Handmade In Germany", and is available as small series or unique jewellery.

Gestrickte Accessoires - Ilse Schwed

Gestrickte Accessoires - Ilse Schwed

Knitted accessories - ponchos, shawls, etc. - from fine yarns.

Unikatschmuck - Evelyn Wilkening

Unikatschmuck - Evelyn Wilkening

Unique pieces by Evelyn Wilkening offer extraordinary creations that defy the typical conventions of jewellery design, authentic and high-quality design that is playful and wearable. An individual piece of jewellery is more than just a valuable accessory. It is an expression of uniqueness, aesthetics and style.

 

High-quality materials and a deep understanding of design give Evelyn Wilkening's unique pieces value and timeless beauty. This is backed by decades of experience from the Wilkening artist's house. Each Prêt-à-Porter model is made in a single design. The design process is in one hand, from the idea and the concept to the design and the finished piece of jewellery.

 

Individual pieces of jewellery are also made according to your ideas.

Beautiful things made of textiles - Cathleen Göthel

Beautiful things made of textiles - Cathleen Göthel

Beautiful things made of fabric, like hairbands, scarves, shawls

Unique jewellery - Fabian Mähler

Unique jewellery - Fabian Mähler

Unique jewellery

Caps, Hats, Caps - Bettina Neumann

Caps, Hats, Caps - Bettina Neumann

Caps, Hats, Caps, Accessories

soaps - Steffi Fey-Sharifian

soaps - Steffi Fey-Sharifian

Body care and soap products, soap dishes and flannels

magical childrens gifts - Daniela Münkemüller

magical childrens gifts - Daniela Münkemüller

Aprons, tichsets, various bags, crackle cloths and much more, not only for children, made of fabric with "magical" appliqués.

Shaktiii - Birgit Diakite

Shaktiii - Birgit Diakite

Handmade ceramics and garden accessories

Beautiful things from epoxy resin - Carola Kurtz

Beautiful things from epoxy resin - Carola Kurtz

Are you looking for unique, extraordinary and handmade decoration and gift articles?

 

Then I would be delighted to welcome you at my stand "Schehns".

 

Here you will find beautiful unique pieces made of epoxy resin, such as fruit bowls, necklaces with pendants, coasters, decorative objects, or jewellery bowls.¶

 

Everything with lots of colour and also lots of real flowers.

KiTasha - Monika Haefner

KiTasha - Monika Haefner

We process beads, glass, wood, semi-precious stones, precious stones and silver or metals into individual jewellery: bracelets, necklaces earrings. We also make on request.

Master goldsmith - Barbara Lipowsky-Shayan

Master goldsmith - Barbara Lipowsky-Shayan

After completing my training as a silversmith in Passau and my master goldsmith's examination at the State Academy of Drawing in Hanau, I have been working as a freelance goldsmith in my studio in Darmstadt since 1986.

The main focus of my work is my collection according to my own designs, as well as custom-made pieces. Reworking and repairs are also part of my work.

pottery - Jürgen Riebe

pottery - Jürgen Riebe

Stoneware dishes, fountains, garden ceramics

Lovelybyliz - Elisabeth Breuer

Lovelybyliz - Elisabeth Breuer

Lovelybyliz stands for handmade fashion and accessories. Colourful, playful and full of life.

RosnicDesign - Nicole Rosenboom

RosnicDesign - Nicole Rosenboom

Woolen Fashion & Accessories

Knitted and Crocheted

Kunstobjekte aus Ton - Liane Breitwieser

Kunstobjekte aus Ton - Liane Breitwieser

Art objects made of clay

JEWLY - Angelika Müller

JEWLY - Angelika Müller

I am inspired by the many small, wonderful things that I discover and experience in my immediate environment.

 

I take many of these inspirations and experiment and combine them into new, unusual ideas. This is how my jewellery comes into being and a variety of material combinations that I put together from the most diverse areas.

 

A colourful world that combines old and new, resulting in gift ideas or especially jewellery collections, which I would like to present to you on these pages and also especially live at selected markets.

women's clothing - Ingrid Friedrich

women's clothing - Ingrid Friedrich

Ladies' clothing and accessories made from high-quality fabrics

steel sculptures - Markus Koch

steel sculptures - Markus Koch

Sculptures made of steel.

belt making - Rosi Migos

belt making - Rosi Migos

Belt made "by hand and on site" from pure vegetable tanned thick full cowhide.

art objetcs - Jürgen Wolf

art objetcs - Jürgen Wolf

Art objects for inside and outside, pictures and sculptures

Schmuck und Aquarelle - Maria Gruß

Schmuck und Aquarelle - Maria Gruß

Neck-, ear- and hand jewellery with cultured pearls and gemstones, watercolour and acrylic paintings and postcards.

Muschelkreation - Christine Bachmann

Muschelkreation - Christine Bachmann

Handcrafted jewellery made of shells and snails, inspired by the marine habitat. True-to-nature casts in 925 silver based on original designs, some with precious stones, as well as classic goldsmith's work.

Mutmius. Upcycling - Victoria Saul

Mutmius. Upcycling - Victoria Saul

Mutmius, upcycling products.

Practical and original handmade purses made from cassettes, tetrabricks and lots of style.

art-lamp - Dieter Müller

art-lamp - Dieter Müller

Steampunk - lamps:

lamps from antiquarian books

Christel's house of cards - Christel Kling

Christel's house of cards - Christel Kling

Everything about Swiss stone pine: cushions, oils, bowls. Made by us in the Zillertal you will find at our stand and of course our folding cards made of wood and paper.

Konrad Glass Art - Peer Konrad

Konrad Glass Art - Peer Konrad

Glass cutting and finishing. Crystal hand-cut and painted, all kinds of bottles, glass jewellery and decoration.

ceramic studio - Christine Baron and Ulrike Stockinger-Schmidt

ceramic studio - Christine Baron and Ulrike Stockinger-Schmidt

We present colourful ceramics in traditional raku firing technique for the decorative design of every living and garden space. We combine our objects with special woods from the sea to create unique artistic pieces.

jewellery - Petra Sabeh

jewellery - Petra Sabeh

Jewellery out of Gold, Silver and Gems

ceramic studio - Marion Bartel

ceramic studio - Marion Bartel

Keramik Atelier Bartel offers simple to colourful dishwasher-safe stoneware ceramics made according to your own ideas or on request. Courses and individual lessons, also at the potter's wheel, firing service and vouchers round off the offer.

Mode aus Loden - Alexander Lengsfeld

Mode aus Loden - Alexander Lengsfeld

Women's ready-to-wear, accessories, pocketing and headgear made from high-quality virgin wool loden

wooden sculptures - Thomas Weiterschan

wooden sculptures - Thomas Weiterschan

Sculptures made of wood.

Róka Mützen - Stephan Roka

Róka Mützen - Stephan Roka

Peaked caps in a combination of different textiles, also sometimes in a mix with old garments, from our own production. The cap shapes are based on traditional forms, in modern design, for young and old, women and men.

Die Glasperle - Petra Köster

Die Glasperle - Petra Köster

We make handmade glass beads and jewellery as well as glass objects and sculptures. In our shop with attached workshop in Darmstadt-Arheilgen and our online shop you will find a colourful and rich selection of our craftsmanship.

Unique pieces of porcelain - Alexandra I. Verhoeven

Unique pieces of porcelain - Alexandra I. Verhoeven

Since 2020, I have been making unique pieces from porcelain, some of them gold-plated. The transparency and lightness of the material fascinate me again and again. Colours unfold a wonderful luminosity on porcelain.

Linda Jung Design

Linda Jung Design

Scarves, shawls, batik and silk painting. Linen and cotton clothing, hats and brooches.

jewllery - Wolfgang Jöckel

jewllery - Wolfgang Jöckel

Unique jewellery.

Figurative Sculptures - Ralf Kleine

Figurative Sculptures - Ralf Kleine

Figurative Sculptures

Pepina Peculiar - Sabine Schumacher

Pepina Peculiar - Sabine Schumacher

bright. pure. unique.

 

Designer Sabine Schumacher presents unusual leather goods under her label PEPINA PECULIAR. Bags, small leather goods and accessories.

 

Each product, from design to completion, is unique.

 

Modern design, high-quality natural materials processed in fine craftsmanship, characterise the special look and quality.

writing utensils - Thomas Hörold

writing utensils - Thomas Hörold

Thomas Hörold is very passionate about making high-quality writing instruments from various types of wood and acrylic. Each and every one of his unique pieces is a delight in the hand and creates joy and motivation when writing. He has been a guest exhibitor at the Darmstadt arts and crafts market for many years.

BonVitro - Betina Grüning

BonVitro - Betina Grüning

With special soldering techniques, enchanting unique pieces are created from glass, copper, pewter and contrasting materials, which are characterised by interesting plays of light, depth of colour and uniqueness in their form.

Electronic Art - Lin Schweller

Electronic Art - Lin Schweller

Electronic components, miniatures, art objects

Studio for natural wood design - Peter Krey und Sabine Kunath

Studio for natural wood design - Peter Krey und Sabine Kunath

In our studio in the Eifel we make wooden objects from many different woods, in soft, flowing forms and light objects made of translucent, translucent root woods.

natural amber jewellery - Nerija Gitt

natural amber jewellery - Nerija Gitt

Jewelry made of natural amber

Unikat Mode - Rosi und Fredi Alberti

Unikat Mode - Rosi und Fredi Alberti

In our studio we make our own fashion from natural fabrics according to our own designs. Even the shawl collars are unique.

Schmuck-Werkstatt - Joachim Fritz-Albers

Schmuck-Werkstatt - Joachim Fritz-Albers

Precious metals, freshwater pearls & gemstones

 

individual pieces of jewellery from our own workshop, the metal elements are predominantly bicolour. Necklaces, rings, ear jewellery.

Aquarelle - Roland Schweitzer

Aquarelle - Roland Schweitzer

I have been creating watercolours since the early 1980s and have increasingly refined the techniques over the years.

For more than 20 years now, I have been working with acrylic painting, which is my main field of activity nowadays, and partly with the possibilities of printmaking.

You can find me and my work in my studio and gallery in Limburg's old town.... as well as at selected arts and crafts markets.

Crocheting, Sewing, Felting - Lilli Eirich

Crocheting, Sewing, Felting - Lilli Eirich

Crocheted, sewn and felted animals, dolls, fairies, angels etc.

Holzschmuckunikate - Bernd Holitzka

Holzschmuckunikate - Bernd Holitzka

For more than 32 years I have been working with about 80 different and sometimes very unusual woods, from A like Amboina burl to Z like Ziricote, from all over the world. They are not dyed or glued together, but are always pure nature, and I only use oil or wax as a surface. I like to leave natural inclusions or grown edges in the jewellery. Each piece is absolutely unique.

Ceramic creations + sculptures - Anke Leimbach

Ceramic creations + sculptures - Anke Leimbach

Ceramic creations + sculptures

wild herbs workshop - Simone Kalka

wild herbs workshop - Simone Kalka

Soaps, wild herbs, wooden decoration

Deko und Floristik - Petra Jungmann

Deko und Floristik - Petra Jungmann

Decorative cakes and chocolates, floristry.

Schreinerei Schrattenholz

Schreinerei Schrattenholz

Small wooden furniture by Schrattenholz joinery from Darmstadt

wood workshop - Michaela Lehner

wood workshop - Michaela Lehner

Small furniture, kitchen accessories, magnetic boards, trays made of wood and glass.

Products made from bicycle inner tubes - Anna Nitsch

Products made from bicycle inner tubes - Anna Nitsch

Products made from bicycle inner tubes

Alatiera - besondere Salzstreuer - Frauke Schlegelmilch

Alatiera - besondere Salzstreuer - Frauke Schlegelmilch

Special salt shakers based on a model from antiquity.

CraftKaF – upcycling products - Katja Findeis

CraftKaF – upcycling products - Katja Findeis

CraftKaF - Upcycling products made from air mattresses, cinema screens, sofa leather, gym mats and wood.

 

Katja Findei's upcycled products are sustainable, colourful and special. Whether it's a backpack, bag or pencil case, each product is unique, put together by Katja herself, sewn with love and given a new meaning to the materials. No one else has anything like it - see for yourself.

Besteckschmuck - Hans-Jürgen Boer

Besteckschmuck - Hans-Jürgen Boer

Jewellery made of cutlery and old household crockery, jewellery made of silver, pearls and precious stones

garments - Adeline Schoden

garments - Adeline Schoden

Hand-dyed and hand-felted tailored garments

Original Remacle - Sonja Remacle

Original Remacle - Sonja Remacle

Self-sewn articles for babies and toddlers as well as cushions (pencil cushions and reading bones). Sonja Remacle's motto: "Joy in hand-sewn things".

kinetic objects - Iris Bühler und Bernhard Fitting

kinetic objects - Iris Bühler und Bernhard Fitting

Kinetic objects, wind chimes, wind wheels. Made of stainless steel, teak, glass and PLexiglass.

Books of Stone - Sebastian Schmidt

Books of Stone - Sebastian Schmidt

Stone books and self-cut opals

Individually handcrafted and reminiscent of old folios, my stone books are an eye-catcher on any desk or in the garden. Especially the colour and the grain of the different natural stones they are made of make the books so attractive - each one is unique!

In addition, I have been cutting opals for several years. Here, too, the play of colours of the rough stones, most of which come from Australia, is what makes them so attractive to work with.

sculptures from metal - Engelbert Leichauer

sculptures from metal - Engelbert Leichauer

Wall clocks, chandeliers or water features, each object is unique and distinguished by its signature or a certificate. Each individual element is shaped, welded and polished by hand and thus receives its special shape and individuality. Special wishes on your part, for example the highlighting of a special metal or certain dimensions/measurements, will be gladly fulfilled in my studio.

Studio Sprich-Klein

Studio Sprich-Klein

Our themes, materials and working techniques have developed very diversely over the years. Be it in graphics, painting and jewellery.

Our studio is located near Limburg/Lahn, we prefer the direct contact to the customer on markets. You can find us at art and craft markets for years.

Ceramics - Ursula Dohrmann

Ceramics - Ursula Dohrmann

Turned Porcelain Vessels

softwear - Udo Bugiel

softwear - Udo Bugiel

Leather has served mankind for many thousands of years for protection, clothing, as a dwelling and, of course, for storing and transporting all imaginable things in life.

In our workshop in a former brickyard, we fiddle around with designs, make the first models and finally produce bags, backpacks and many different accessories from leather.

women's clothing - Sabine Kalter

women's clothing - Sabine Kalter

Women's fashion from natural material with accessories

Ceramics Workshop - Claudia Nitsch

Ceramics Workshop - Claudia Nitsch

Hand-turned utility ceramics with colourful engobe painting that puts you in a good mood!

ceramics artelier - Dorothea Füll

ceramics artelier - Dorothea Füll

Every Day Ceramics, Porcellain

decorative articles made from artificial grass - Karola Rinke

decorative articles made from artificial grass - Karola Rinke

I process all kinds of used, discarded and new materials into unique pieces. Combinations of materials, sometimes even misuse, give each product its own distinctive character:

- Bags, pencil cases, pouches, cosmetic bags, toilet bags, lanyards made from artificial grass, jeans trousers, advertising banners, shower curtains, tents, rubber dinghies.

- Picture frames + keyboards made from file folders

- Pin boards made from bicycle rims

- Magnets, pins, earrings, rings made from crown caps

- Utensil boxes made from tin cans

- Table gardens made from screw caps and much more.

Commissioned handicrafts - Anne Hess

Commissioned handicrafts - Anne Hess

Custom-made, Modern Articles

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