The fair features one-of-a-kind handmade crafts, distinctive indoor and outdoor décor, original artwork, creative natural products, one -of-a-kind clothes and accessories, original nature photography, beautiful fine art jewelry, and unique handmade canned and packaged foods.

You will be thrilled with the variety and the talent of artists and artisans who will showcase their work in more than 100 booths both inside the clubhouse and under the shade trees around the pond and fountain. We have returning, in-demand  exhibitors, as well as many new exhibitors, who keep this fair fresh and exciting.

We have tools to help you develop your checklist of what you don’t want to miss at the fair. The Artist and Artisan Categories below as well as the “Search” magnifying glass above are very useful.

August 11, 12, 2017

11 a.m.–6 p.m. Friday
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday

1535 Opal Lake Rd, Gaylord, MI

Something For Everyone at the Michaywe Art Fair

AdirondackAlbumsAnkletsApronsBaby BooksBackpacksBagsBalmsBasketsBeadedBeadsBenchBenchesBeveragesBibsBirdbathBird FeedersBirdhousesBookendsBookmarksBottlesBowlsBraceletsCabinetsCadet CapsCandle HoldersCandlesCanned FoodsCanvasCardsCarvingChairsChristmasClipboardsClothesCloth FairiesCoffeeCrochetCrochetedCrossesCyanotypesDeck HangersDecorationsDipsDishesDog ApparelDog BedsDollsDomino ArtDrawer PullsDressersEarringsEmbroideryEngravingFencesFlower PotsFoodForditeForgingsFramesFudgeFurnitureFused GlassGardenGemstonesGlassGlassesGlasswareGourdsGraniteGrillsHalloweenHand CreamsHangersHangingsherbal salvesHoneyJamsJelliesJewelryJewelry BoxesKettle CornKnittedKnivesLampsLavenderLazy SusansLighthouseslip rougelotionsMagnetsmaple syrupmedical IDsMirrorsMixed-mediaMosaicsMuffulettaMugsNail FilesNecklacesNeedle FeltedNight LightsNoveltiesnutsoilsOlivesOrnamentspaintingsPedicure FilesPendantsPensPetoskey Stonepet tagsPhotographyPicturesPiggy BankPill BoxesPillowsPinwheelsPlantersplaquePlaquesPlatesPotsPotteryPressed-flowersPrintsPursesQuiltquiltsRacksrelishesRugsSalsaSalvesSausageScoopsScratchersScrubbiesSculptureSeat CushionsSeed Feedersserving boardsServing PiecesSewingShelvesShoehornsSignsSlumped GlassSmall SignssoapsoapsspinnersStained GlasssteppingstoneStepping StonesStoneStonesStoolsStoppersStuffedSucculentsTableclothsTablesTapenadesTote BagsTotesTowel HoldersTowel RacksTrivetsvasesWalking SticksWall HangingsWatercolorsWildlifeWind ChimesWindow ClingsWindowswine-corkWoodWood CarvingwoodcraftWood SculpturingWood TurningWoodworkingWreathsWrought-Ironyarns

Our 2017 Artists and Artisans

Wacky Birds Creations – One-of-a-kind Birdhouses

"Wacky Birds Creations" from right here in Gaylord, will be bringing a collection of one-of-a-kind birdhouses to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11 and 12. These creative birdhouses will liven up the yard and provide some welcome — and stylish...

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Unum Art – Pottery, Woodworking and Wood Sculpturing

We are pleased to announce that “Unum Art” of Wolverine, Michigan, will be coming to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11 and 12! “Unum Art” specializes in creative and colorful pottery, as well as woodworking and wood sculpturing. Here are some examples...

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While you are at Michaywe

Inn the Woods Resataurant

Enjoy lunch or dinner at our award-winning Inn the Woods Restaurant.

Michaywe Pines Golf

Play this well-conditioned classic layout that has hosted the Michigan Men’s Amateur

Michaywe Pines for Research

Supporting Cancer Research and Therapy at Otsego Memorial Hospital

More 2017 Artists and Artisans

Bird’s Eye View – Wood Birdhouses and Bird Feeders

Welcome to “Bird’s Eye View” of South Boardman, Michigan, to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair this August! “Bird’s Eye View” makes clever wood birdhouses and bird feeders that are sure to add some whimsy (and smiles) to your yard while feeding and sheltering our...

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Maddie & Me – American Girl Doll Clothes

We are pleased to welcome “Maddie & Me” of Traverse City, Michigan, back to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on Aug. 11-12. “Maddie & Me” is bringing its huge collection of American Girl doll clothes — perfect for doll-lovers of all ages. Here are a few...

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ACT Uganda – Baskets, Jewelry, Sewn and Carved items

We are happy to announce that "ACT Uganda" (actuganda.org) from Midland, Michigan, will join the 2017 Michaywé Arts and Crafts Fair once again. "ACT Uganda" offers a wide variety of beautifully handcrafted baskets, jewelry, sewn and carved items. Proceeds from all...

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Kool A Roo Kettle Corn – fresh made Kettle Corn

Get your taste buds ready for a salty-sweet treat! Georgia and "Kool A Roo Kettle Corn" from Waters, Michigan, will be part of the Michaywé Arts and Crafts Fair this year. Georgia uses non-GMO corn, grown without chemicals by Leon Zastrow, whose family has been in...

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Raveau’s Sugar Shack – Maple Syrup Products

Raveau's Sugar Shack will be tempting our tastebuds with up-north treats from the sugar shack: maple syrup products! They are coming to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair this August from nearby Boyne City, Michigan.

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The Dinosaur Lady – Soft and Cuddly Stuffed Dinosaurs

We are happy to announce that "The Dinosaur Lady" of Elmira, Michigan, is coming to the 2017 Michaywé Arts and Crafts Fair. "The Dinosaur Lady" makes a whole collection of soft and cuddly prehistoric animals -- in other words stuffed dinosaurs! She...

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Boo Bags – Unique Purses, Totes, Bags, and Backpacks

We're happy to announce that "Boo Bags" of Pickford in Michigan's spectacular U.P., is coming to the 2017 Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11-12! "Boo Bags" specializes in unique purses, totes, sports bags, and backpacks. Take a look at...

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Mike Valuet – Wood Turning and Carving

We are happy to announce that Mike Valuet from right here in our beautiful four-season Michaywé community is returning to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair this year! Mike specializes in the time-honored skills of wood turning and carving. Come and see his work at...

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Mangomoon Soapworks – Homemade Soap, Oils, and Butters

Welcome to "Mangomoon Soapworks" from right here in Gaylord, Michigan (she's one of our Michaywé neighbors!). "Mangomoon Soapworks" specializes in 100% homemade soap from scratch, with a cold-process soap method that uses botanicals, essential oils...

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Garden Accents – Concrete Garden Art

“Garden Accents” of Traverse City, Michigan, is joining us at the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on Aug. 11-12. “Garden Accents” is bringing an assortment of all-season concrete garden art, birdbaths, benches, plaques, and steppingstones with an eye toward...

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Bourne To Grill – Outdoor Tripod Collapsible Grills

“Bourne To Grill” of Muskegon, Michigan, is bringing its handcrafted, made-in-Michigan, quality tripod grills to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11-12! Featured on Michigan Out-of-Doors TV, these collapsible grills are easy to use and specially designed...

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LUV Designs – Acrylic, Glass and Silverware Serving Pieces

Welcome to “LUV Designs” of Boyne City, Michigan — and Venice, Florida! “LUV Designs” will have a booth at the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on Aug. 11-12, and specializes in handcrafted acrylic, glass and silverware serving pieces. Here are a few examples of this...

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Violet Maria Designs – Jewelry and Sterling Silver Options

We're happy to announce that Violet Maria Designs from right here in Gaylord, Michigan, will be coming to the 2017 Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair in August! Violet Maria Designs specializes in gem jewelry, sterling silver options, and a variety of other pieces. Here...

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Beta Sigma Phi – Quilt Raffle

The local chapter of "Beta Sigma Phi" will be at the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair this August, and will be using its booth to hold a quilt raffle to benefit the Otsego County Library and its literacy efforts. The quilt raffle is one of the ongoing...

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The Art of Joyce – Bead-woven/Embroidered Jewelry

Please join us in welcoming “The Art of Joyce” to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11-12! “The Art of Joyce” features the work of Joyce Eaton Brady, an artist from Mount Dora, Florida, who makes Native American-inspired, bead-woven/embroidered jewelry...

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Harbor Light Gallery – Jewelry made from Antiques

We're happy to announce that "Harbor Light Gallery" of Port Sanilac, Michigan, (on the blue-water shores of Lake Huron) is coming to the 2017 Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11-12! "Harbor Light Gallery" will be bringing a selection of...

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Rustic Productions – Seed Feeders and Birdhouses

Please join us in welcoming "Rustic Productions" from Kinde, Michigan (near the tip of the “Thumb”), to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11 and 12. "Rustic Productions" specializes in rustic/artistic seed feeders and birdhouses crafted...

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Seasonal Selections LLC – Sugar & Spice Gourmet Salsa

We are happy to announce that "Seasonal Selections LLC" of Waynesville, Ohio, a small town about 30 minutes north of Cincinnati, is returning to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on Aug. 11-12! This family also has property up in DeTour Village so they are honorary...

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Snazzy Creations – Decorated Glass Nail and Pedicure Files

Welcome to “Snazzy Creations” of Marshall, Michigan, to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11 and 12! “Snazzy Creations” will be bringing a selection of hand-painted and decorated glass nail files and pedicure files sure to bring a smile to your face. Here...

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LJC Wood Burned Signs – Wood Burned Signs

"LJC Wood Burned Signs" is returning to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair! "LJC Wood Burned Signs" is coming from the pretty little riverside town of Columbiaville, Michigan, not far from Lapeer. Stop by his booth to check out his collection of...

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Northern Bee – Honey, Candles, Soaps, Balms, Yarns

We are pleased to announce that "Northern Bee" from Grayling, Michigan, will be coming to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11 and 12. "Northern Bee" specializes in honey (yum!), beeswax candles, handmade soaps, and lip balms, as well...

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Casual Creations – Embroidered Shirts and Jackets

Casual Creations of beautiful Holland, Michigan, is returning to the 2107 Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11 and 12. "Casual Creations" specializes in beautifully embroidered shirts and jackets. They had a popular booth last...

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Krausman’s Krafts – Window Clings

Krausman's Krafts from Clinton Township in Southeast Michigan will be coming to Gaylord for our 2017 Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair! Krausman's Krafts will be presenting a wide selection of Window Clings by Laureen.

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Timeless Treasures – Heirloom Jewelry

“Timeless Treasures” of Saginaw, Michigan, is returning to the 2017 Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11-12! “Timeless Treasures” offers a wide selection of unique heirloom jewelry made from antique sterling and silver-plate flatware. It was a very popular...

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Pam’s Pantry – Tasty Dips

"Pam's Pantry" of Gaylord is bringing a huge variety of tasty dips to the 2017 Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair. Join "Pam's Pantry" and all of our other exhibitors at the fair from 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Friday, August 11; and 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Saturday, August 12!...

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One of a Kind Chime – Handmade Wind Chimes

We're happy to announce that "One of a Kind Chime" of Saginaw, Michigan, is coming to the 2017 Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11-12! "One of a Kind Chime" specializes in handmade wind chimes to liven up your home with beauty and sound....

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Paw Paw Apparel – Pet Clothes and Specialties

"Paw Paw Apparel" of Portage, Michigan, is coming to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair this August. "Paw Paw Apparel" specializes in goodies for your best friend: your pet! Items include fleece dog coats, collar-cover bandanas, mesh harnesses, and pet tags, all...

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Quarry Creations Granite – Hand-Sculpted Granite

Welcome to “Quarry Creations Granite,” which will be joining the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11 and 12. From the vibrant and historical town of Charlotte, Michigan, “Quarry Creations Granite” specializes in hand-sculpted granite cutting and serving...

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Victoria Kay Designs – Handmade All-natural Products

Welcome to “Victoria Kay Designs” of Lowell, Michigan, to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11 and 12! “Victoria Kay Designs” specializes in handmade all-natural herbal salves, balms, lotions, soaps, lip rouge and balm, and deodorant. You’ll even find...

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Jay’s Unique Lamps of Battle Creek

Welcome to “Jay’s Unique Lamps” of Battle Creek, Michigan, to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11 and 12! “Jay’s Unique Lamps” makes unique and one-of-a-kind lamps that incorporate antique parts, musical instruments, and found items. These lamps not only...

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Harold Benoit – woodcraft, bird feeders and decorations

Welcome to Harold Benoit of pretty Naubinway in the eastern U.P. (and the northernmost shore of Lake Michigan!), to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11 and 12! Harold specializes in woodcraft, bird feeders and decorations. Here are some examples …...

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Metamorphosis by Susan

We are pleased to announce that “Metamorphosis by Susan” of Petoskey, Michigan, will be coming to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11 and 12! “Metamorphosis by Susan” specializes in one-of-a-kind clothing skillfully sewn from recycled T-shirts, vintage...

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Dani Knoph – Wildlife Water Colors

We are pleased to announce that “Dani Knoph” of Elk Rapids, Michigan, is coming to the Michaywé Arts & Crafts Fair on August 11 and 12! Dani Knopf specializes in limited-edition wildlife watercolor illustrations, including colorful interpretations of trout and...

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