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Ithaca Artist Market

Friday, August 9 noon to 7:30pm!

This will be our 32nd annual juried show and sale of fine and functional art, with local and regional artists, community arts groups, food / wine / beer, a boat tour, raffles, and jazz throughout the day!

Applications for the 2024 Market will be on this page in May of 2024.
















(Images from top left and clockwise: Yen Ospina; Dr. Nia Nunn; Ryan Curtis; Doug Robinson and London McDaniels in the East Hill Jazz Group; earrings by SophiaSophia; pottery by Colleen McCall.)


FUTURE Dates, Time, Location (Rain or Shine!)

Future Dates:
Friday, August 9, 2024
Friday, August 8, 2025.
Time: 12:00pm to 7:30pm
Location: Ithaca Farmer's Market, off Route 13 at Third Street, (turn at the corner of Aldi and B&W Supply.) GPS: 545 Third Street, Ithaca NY 14850.


About the Artist Market:

The Artist Market is an annual event, happening on a Friday in August at the Farmers Market, an huge open air building on the Cayuga Lake inlet. The East Hill Jazz Band sets the mood throughout the event. There will be plenty of food/wine/craft beer/cider vendors. Discover Cayuga Lake will run a boat tour and the Visitor Center will be on hand for questions about the area!

10-minute performances by local musicians and theatre will be at the dock.

The Artist Market is a unique opportunity for visitors to find over 75 fine artists in one location to meet and talk to about their work. The local artist talent and variety of art forms they create is truly outstanding.

There will be paintings, photographs, ceramics, altered books, art jewelry, wearable fiber art, blown glass, collage, etchings, relief printing, handmade books, wood-turned functional items, mixed media, papercut art, illustrations, sculpture, and more! And it’s not just visual artists! There are poets and many local arts groups representing theatre, cinema, museums, and mor


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2023 Participants


Ace Wang, tactile driven ceramics
Adam Delli-Bovi, acrylic on paper
Alta's Ornamentation, functional art
Angela Rider, ink on paper
Anke Hoffstaetter, contemporary functional ceramics
Annemiek Haralson, oil & watercolor painting
Art of Mary Shelley, carved/painted pictures
Art of Yen Ospina, digital, surreal, folklore
Ayla Baker, spooky mixed media
Belinda Thompson Glass, hand blown
Ben Apker, papercut design
BickBts, textile wearable art
Brooke Lange, poetry, photography, collage

Brenna O'Toole, paintings and calligraphy
Carlton Manzano, oil on canvas
Carol Spence, mixed media paintings
Celia Bowers, oil on canvas
Cheryl Chalmers, contemporary realistic watercolors
Christi A. Sobel, paintings, paper ephemera
Colleen McCall Ceramics, handpainted pottery
Cruz Newman, whimsical watercolor illustrations
Danby Hardwoods, functional wood
Daniel McPheeters, mixed media on panel
Dede Hatch, fine art photography
Diane Duthie Photography, inspired from nature
Diane Sullivan Design, functional ceramics/textiles
Dreamwood, Jill Hoffman, surreal wildlife art
Dropped Peel Designs, decorative hangable ceramics
Earth Tongue Studio, mixed media paintings
Elan Design Studio, multi media goods
Elizabeth Sprout, oil paintings
Enduring Images, fine art photography
Erika Medina, fine art & jewelry
Gary Bercow, functional ceramics
Gary Rith, functional ceramics
Gina Inzinna, art pottery
Goudlandia, functional gourd art
Grant Silverstein, etchings
Helen Bigsby, mixed media & collages

Illuminated Press, handmade books
John Nyquist, impressionistic watercolors
Johnny Dowd, mixed media construction
JPOP Studios, woodcuts and ceramics
Kate Bevington, pottery art
Katherine Soloman, moody animal photography
Kosha Studio, mixed media paintings
Made by Jordan, acrylic paitngs
Marika Chew, watercolors, prints & cards
Mary Beth Ihnken, paintings, prints and cards
Michael Ludgate, landscape & nature photography
Michael Sampson, painting, printmaking, cards
Molly Lunn, paint on textile
Nadine Essra Designs, handmade artisan jewelry
Owen Mann Sculpture, ceramic flowers & lakes

Patrick O'Connor, acrylic and w/c paintings
Peaches Gillette, poetry collections
Perri LoPinto Pottery, functional ceramics
Rachel Dickinson, oil paintings
Rachel Feirman, digital art
Rachel Philipson, photography & design
Rachelillustrates, queer fairie illustration
Rose Gottlieb, illustrations, handpainted jewelry
Ryan B. Curtis, mixed media paintings
Sharon Nelson Pottery, functional ceramics
Space Art Travel Bureau, vintage travel posters
Spirit and Kitsch, visual communication
Stick with Mary, decorative, functional art
StudioSophiaSophia, handcrafted art jewelry
Sue Brightly, quirky animal paintings
Susan Arnsten-Russell, mixed media
Teresa Yatsko, altered book sculptures
The Cellar Studio, functional ceramics
Tommy Beers, watercolor landscapes
Upcycled Lamps by Jon, functional lamp art
Water of Whimsy, watercolor illustrations
Whisky Cane Productions. leaf art
Wren Tuatha, poetry
Zachary Scotton, patchwork fabric


Business Leaders of Colors
Community Arts Partnership
Community School of Music and Arts
Dorothy Cotton Jubilee Singers
Friends of Stewart Park
Ink Shop & Printmaking Center
Ithaca Murals
Ithaca Underground
Ithaca's Performing Arts & Cinema Organizations
MIX Art Gallery and Event Space
Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts
State of the Art Gallery
Visit Ithaca
Wharton Studio Museum



Ania's Confections
Asempe Kitchen
Damiani Wine Cellars
Hopshire Brewery
Ithaca Breadworks

Mama Said Hand Pies
Mushroom Spirits Distillery
New York Cider Company
On the Street Pitas
Osakaya Japanese Food

SheMessy Tacos
Thai Palace
Tibetan Momo Bar

Thank you to our generous Artist Market Sponsors!!!