Celebrating the arts is a huge part of the Fork and Cork festival. As always, the event showcased the incredible talent of artists, artisans and wine/food-related vendors from Blacksburg and the greater Commonwealth.

Thank you to all of our 2016 participating artists and vendors:


 2016 Artists and Vendors:

  • Beyond Pots and Pallets (Kathy Barrell)– Mosaic pots, trays, coasters, slates, and windows.
  • Blue Ridge Blends– Organic, kosher seasoning blends of herbs and spices with samples.
  • Cutco–  Cutlery, Culinary tools, BBQ Garden tools, Cookware, Flatware, Sporting/Hunting knives.
  • Designs by Sharon– Handmade jewelry made from recycled bicycle parts with gemstones and quality beads.
  • Game Day Designs– Licensed VT products such as engraved glassware, fused glass, earrings and engraved wine bottles.
  • Grateful Gypsy– Eclectic handmade jewelry and accessories with polished bohemian flair.
  • Holly Kellam– Lilla Rose flexi xlips, hair sticks, hair bands, bobby pins and V-pins.
  • Ladell Kilnformed Arts– Fused glass panels, bowls, dishes and jewelry.
  • Looking Glass Designs– Handmade glass window pieces, sea glass jewelry and driftwood art pieces.
  • Mary Kay by Michelle Gravely– Mary Kay Consultant
  • Michael LaRoche Dirtworks Pottery– Functional pottery, wine glasses, mugs, steins, bowls and butter bells
  • Michael A. McKinney– Bird carvings and hand carved country folk art.
  • M and M Sparkle– Hand crafted jewelry with Swarovski crystals.
  • New River Nature– Artistic photography and hand crafted frames.
  • Oil and Vinegar– Extra virgin olive oils, grape seed oils, vinegars, herbs, sauces, dips and gift sets.
  • Pat and Sid Johnson– Original Art in acrylics and oils, some watercolors of landscapes, animals and still life.
  • Peaks of Otter Peppers– Hand blended all natural seasonings and sauces.
  • The Posh Pug– Handmade dog collars, leashes and harnesses.
  • Simply Stones– Handcut cabochons.
  • Sue Dille Designs– Handmade ethnic style jewelry of natural stone, beads and charms
  • Suzanna Garrett Designs– Handmade riverstone and weathered glass jewelry.
  • TimberTones Wood Works– Handmade functional wooden art and crafts, wine bottle stoppers, cutting boards, wine racks, bowls and platters.
  • Wendy’s Jewels by Design– Handcrafted jewelry, necklaces, bracelets and earrings.


Check out some great art from previous festivals compliments of Laura Swift PhotographyJunebug Photography and Natalie Gibbs Photography.