Goods from the Woods

SUMMARY

The annual 'UpNorth' Arts & Crafts Show & Green Living Celebration is held on the fourth Saturday in August in Grand Rapids, MN from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm.

PRODUCT

Handcrafted, original works by regional artists and artisans from the bounty of our northern forests. The Midwest's premier juried show featuring 70-plus high-quality exhibitors. Works include a wide variety of products created from forest materials from original carvings to one-of-a-kind pieces of furniture, unique wood turnings to custom lake map carvings, decorative handcrafted boxes to flower-pounded art pillows, chip carvings to forest jewelry, beaded quill work to homemade Ojibwe faceless dolls, custom paneling and flooring to finely crafted canoes, rustic log benches and furniture to finely crafted guitars, artistic cutting boards to hand-painted fish and bird carvings, baskets woven from ash and reeds to walking sticks, wood art in sculpture to fine wood writing pens, handcrafted cedar jiggle sticks to birch twig wreathes, original woodcut prints to basswood honey, lake wood processed wild rice to bent willow furniture, and much more.

HISTORY

Goods from the Woods was organized in 2003 to enhance the stewardship of our native forests and to support the livelihoods of artists and artisans who work with materials from our northern forests. The show has been held each year and earned its reputation as a high-quality show of juried artists and artisans with an enthusiastic following or visitors from the Midwest region.



Products
1- BUILDING PROD. WOOD, 1C* Interior Products, 1c-Flooring, 1c-Flooring Solid, 1c-Millwork, 1c-Paneling, 1c-Paneling Solid, 2- CABINETS FURNITURE, 2A* Cabinetry, 2B* Furniture, 2C* Other Furnishings, 4- HOME DECOR GIFTS, 4-Art, 4-Baskets, 4-Carvings, 4-Food, 4-Frames, 4-Gift Boxes, 4-Gift Items, 4-Holiday Gift Items, 4-Other Decor Art Gifts, 4-Pillows, 4-Wood Turnings, 4-Wreaths, 5- TRADITIONAL PROD., 5-Bird Houses/Feeders, 5-Canoes/Kayaks, 5-Carving/Specialty Wood, 5-Garden Accessories, 5-Musical Guitars, 5-Native American Goods, 5-Other Traditional Prod., 5-Toys, 5-Walking Sticks

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Species

1-Ash, 1-Aspen, 1-Basswood, 1-Birch, 1-Cedar White, 1-Maple, 1-Oak, 1-Pine, 1-Willow Diamond

Contact Information
Key Contact Gary Winget
Address 26 E. Exchange Street, Suite 405
St. Paul, MN 55101
Phone 651-223-5629
Email GFTWoods@aol.com
Fax 651-222-5263
Website http://www.GoodsFromTheWoods.org
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Westlund Distributing
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