Stocking Stuffer Antiques, Art, & Fine Craft Sale

Friday & Saturday, December 5 & 6, 2014
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Hot beverages & Refreshments
$5.00 admission

Though our signature event color is bright red, but Stocking Stuffer is a very “green” occasion. Shoppers will delight in the many vendors who grow, reuse, and recycle – creating gifts with low environmental impact.

Aside from our many antique vendors, who specialize in the best of “new to you” collectibles, new to the Stocking Stuffer this year is an artisan who salvages vintage watch parts and turns them into timeless jewelry. Another creates stylish stockings, festive flowers, and more from recycled vintage fabrics, wool, and cashmere. Decorative paintings on re-purposed barn wood and recycled roofing slate are new too.

Back this year by popular demand are mittens made from up-cycled sweaters, lined with warm fleece. And the ever practical hard book covers, re-purposed and converted into purses. Locally grown gourds are carved and hand-painted into birdhouses and ornaments. And a gift everyone can enjoy is a delicious package of all natural soup mixes.

Pressed flowers, home canned foods, herbal delights, vegetable glycerin soaps, nature-inspired art …so many of our nearly 60 vendors have a bit of green in what they do. Shop locally and purchase our community artisans’ handmade crafts; care for our environment, and support a nonprofit organization that supports your community.

Enjoy shopping in this festively decorated Victorian ambiance. The $5 admission includes hot cider and desserts. Proceeds benefit Centre County Historical Society.

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Be the first to peruse and purchase the Stocking Stuffer sale before it opens to the public. Enjoy heavy hors d’oeuvres, wine, and desserts, while enjoying light live music. Refreshments are donated by the area’s finest caterers and restaurants.

RESERVATIONS – due Monday, December 1, 2014. $30.00 per person ($25 for Members). To RSVP, make your payments securely online using PayPal (below), please print your confirmation, that is your event ticket. You may also call 814-234-4779, or email Christine Tate, and send payment by mail. Payments can be made by cash, check, or credit card.

Artisans, Vendors, & Antique Dealers

2014 Artisans, Vendors, & Antique Dealers:

Below is a list of 2014 participating vendors. You can click on their links to view their websites. Or, view the official Stocking Stuffer Event Brochure (coming soon!) with a picture of each vendors’ work.

Aaronsburg Antiques – Nancy Parks
Bob Eisenbraun
Cindy Hiles Herbal Products – Cindy Hiles
Connie DiNunzio
Cooke Tavern Soups – Mary Kay & Greg Williams
CS Stangle Pottery – Christine Stangel
Deck the Halls – Ruth Campney
Diane Maurer
Dick Pencek
Easily Distracted Designs – Bethany Sefchick
Evelyn Landon & Rosemary Gido
Flotsam & Jetson – Carol Baney
Gaffron’s Sunrise Bakery – Margie Gaffron
Gatesburg Village Art – Charlie O’Neill
Glitterbones Handmade – Martha Bright
Heidi Urbanski Jewelry – Heidi Urbanski
Irish Hollow Patchwork – Janice Schaub
Jabebo Earrings & Studio Store – Mary & Kevin Abbott
James Pass
Jen Barger Photography – Jennifer Barger
Jerry Jackson
Knittings and Paintings by Lena – Lena Thynell
Knitty Kittie – C. Ann Bloom
Linden Hall Antiques – Ann & George Mollenbrock
Liz Lasher Glassworks – Elizabeth Lasher
LizaJane Botanicals – Lisa Zander
Lucyd Gluten Free – Maryanne Dabney
Mae’s Jewels – Melissa Elliott
Marianne Fyda’s Studio – Marianne Fyda
Marion Deppen
Marry Addis
Mindfully Made Studios – Amy Frank
Pam Calkins
Paper Filigree Art – Francine Jones
Paper Plant / Enchanted Planet – Sherry Bloom
Peaceful Pleasures – Donna Weldon-Shaak
Piper’s Peck – Janet Robinson
pocketBOOKS – Lisa Packer
Second Season Mittens – Susan Wise
Sherry Dersheimer
Silvered Santa – Melicant D’Amore
Simply d’Bloom – Diane Bloom
Sofia’s Design – Sofia & John Telford
Stephanie Gush
Susan Bowser
Susanna Walter
Tee’s Creations – Teresa Ball
Teresa Timmerman
Ties to Nature – Suzanne Thompson
Valleypurl – Angela Pope
Village Eatinghouse Specialty Foods – Melanie Philips
William Moyer
Wrenegade Floral Designs & Art – Leigh Ann Gagnon

Please visit again soon for more details.

Sponsors & Supporters

Below is a list of this year’s sponsors and supporters of the 2014 Annual Stocking Stuffer Antiques, Art & Fine Craft Sale. You can click on their links to view their websites.

Avánt Garden
Centre Furnace Mansion Garden Committee
Daniel Vaughn Designs
Woodrings Floral Gardens

Dave Lembeck
Tait Farm Christmas Trees


CCHS Volunteer Bakers
Cabot Cheese Co-op
CCHS Volunteer Bakers
Cooke Tavern Soups
Dante’s Restaurants, Inc.
Delectable Delights – by Heather Luse
Harrison’s Wine Grill & Catering
Hoag’s Catering
Honeybaked Ham Co.
Insomnia Cookies
Mount Nittany Vineyard & Winery
Red Horse Tavern
Seven Mountains Wine Cellars
Tait Farm Foods
The Penn Stater Conference Ctr. Hotel
Trader Joe’s
Weis Market

Program Advertisers:
Acoustic Brew Concerts
Albrecht Audiology
Bellefonte Community Band
Centre County Genealogical Society
David Horner & Associates: 814-466-7996
Frye’s/Moyer’s Sweeper & Sewing Center
Dragonfly Therapeutic Massage
National Penn Bank
SFC Asset Management


StockingStuffer_frontdoor_wreathdoor1December is the most wonderful time of the year to visit the Centre Furnace Mansion. Festively decorated for the holidays, this historic house museum is accented with fresh greenery and lovely trimmings designed and arranged by the area’s top decorators and florists. The décor is unveiled at the Stocking Stuffer Antiques, Art & Fine Craft Sale, and remains in place through Jan. 1. Between Dec. 9-21, schedule a group tour of the Mansion, or reserve the Mansion for your private holiday event for up to 40 people. For reservation information, visit our Reserve the Mansion page, or contact Johanna Sedgwick at 814-234-4779.

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Pictures -- 2012 Stocking Stuffer

Please view our Facebook page for photos from the 2012 Stocking Stuffer Antiques, Art, & Fine Craft Sale.

Vendor Application Packet

Vendor space is limited. Vendors must complete and return applications to CCHS by Monday, September 15, 2014. These may be submitted by mail, or scanned and emailed.