John Arnold owner of Creations Frumdawoods resides in Peterborough, NH. He combined his hobbies, woodworking, art, and his love for walking in the woods, to start his woodworking business. John has been a member of the Marketplace since 2014 and his beautifully crafted pocket watches and compasses remain his best sellers! See more on his Facebook page!
Mark M. Nichols began working with wood as a child. He went to a vocational high school where he learned furniture design and construction. While in school, Mark built furniture for the Mayor, the Superintendent of schools, and for others in the city. He has had work on display at the Hines Auditorium in Boston, MA, and has even sold pieces in the British Isles, Philippines, and Canada! He provides the Marketplace with Wooden Bowls, wine stoppers, ornaments, cutting boards, and granite bowls.
J.K. Adams is based out of Dorset, VT. They have been creating hand-crafted, high-quality cutting boards and kitchen supplies since 1944, and have remained committed to their mission of producing their kitchen and housewares by hand from North American hardwoods of their local, Dorset, Vermont. J.K. Adams is a second-generation family-owned business who are extremely proud of the work they create and the relationships they have built amongst their employees. Check out their Instagram and website for more information and cutting boards.
Wild Goose Woodworking
Wild Goose Woodworking's Donald Chase is a woodworker and furniture crafter at the marketplace! Don focuses on hardwood trays, tables, and other small household furniture pieces. He creates high-quality, one-of-a-kind woodwork. Check out their Facebook page for more of their work!
Marilyn Worcester is based out of Winchester, NH and primarily provides the Marketplace with painted-wood items, such as magnets, pins, and ornaments. She takes inspiration from native New England bugs and wildlife, as well as sunsets, and New England foliage.
Born and raised in Bellows Falls, VT, Dan Hill, "The Village Craftsman," draws inspiration from the nature of the northeast. In business since 1974, his ornaments, cribbage boards and night lights are mainly crafted from cherry, maple, birch and mahogany wood. The fine tuned laser cutting allows a precise and unique design for each of his products which are sold throughout the northeast including here at Hannah Grimes Marketplace.
Wooden Wings’ Phil Morgan has built a woodworking career in a style he calls “folk art of today,” and has become known around New England for his unique, realistic-looking birds - as back scratchers, ornaments, and magnets. His “Feathered Friends” come in dozens of different species of birds, the most popular of which tend to be the local woodpecker, cardinals, great blue herons, and loons.
Bob Yantiss is a fine artist and woodworker who has is based out of Swanzey, NH. His work is the culmination of years working with photography and woodworking to create his detailed wood etchings, which include fine art pieces and wooden mandalas.
Abnormal Creations is based out of Salem, NH, and creates unique Birch home décor, including wooden wine stoppers, wine charms, and hand-painted, Birch Christmas ornaments. These ornaments are perfect for the holiday season, but they are also available in the Marketplace year round! See their Instagram and Etsy for more of their designs and products.
NH Bowl & Board
NH Bowl & Board is modestly owned by Paul Silberman and Gayle Kimball. Their store in Contoocook is one of just a few of New Hampshire’s remaining authentic outlets in a historic country store building – one with over 90 years of history. Paul’s philosophy is “Mother Nature will not tolerate folks who cut corners” and his product is a beautiful result of just that. See more of their work on Instagram and their website!
Terry Miller Craftsman
Terry Miller Craftsman produces his work out of Jaffrey, NH located twenty minutes from our storefront. Each of Terry’s items are individually crafted using a variety of hardwoods which is what makes them so unique. He makes anything from wooden keepsake boxes to children’s toys that are designed to last for generations to come. See his website for more of his work!
Horse Hill Studio
Donlin Foreman is Horse Hill Studio’s leather smith, based out of Harrisville, NH. Donlin describes leatherwork as his “first love,” though he has also worked as a professional dancer and choreographer. He is now a juried member of the League of New Hampshire Craftsmen and the Walpole Artisans Co-op. At his studio, Donlin focuses on creating pieces with roofing slate and repurposed wood. See his Instagram for a range of his products!
Warren Stone Photography
Warren Stone provides our Marketplace with many high-quality items, including hand-carved walking sticks, postcards and prints, and magnets. Moose Run Leather’s walking sticks are also pictured. Warren is a best-seller based out of Keene, NH.