We are looking for Kid Entrepreneurs to join us at the BIG Holiday Market 2016!
Are you a Kid who loves to create? Do you want to run your own handmade business? Are you willing to work hard and learn from other established Makers? Great! All creative and ambitious kids ages 10 -18 are encouraged to apply to sell their handmade creations at this years Market!!! Not only will you have your own booth at this years Market, NYMCM along with Columbus Handmade will pair you up with a real life professional Maker Mentor. Before the Market you and your mentor can exchange emails, phone calls or even FaceTime about what it means to prepare for a Craft Market. After the Market, continue the learning by personally meeting up with your mentor for tips and tricks about your craft.
Sign Me Up:
Annunciation Greek Orthodox Banquet Center
555 North High Street Columbus, OH
Saturday, November 19th, 2016
Noon to 6:00 pm
FAQ’s (and answers)
WHEN CAN I APPLY?
Now through Oct.28th.
HOW DO I APPLY?
Click the Application
WHAT DO YOU LOOK FOR IN YOUR APPLICANTS?
We are looking for the most creative and ambitious kids out there! Because there are only 6 spaces available for our featured Kid Makers, all applications are reviewed by our panel. Each application is reviewed to find the best fit for NYMCM. We thoughtfully and carefully choose Makers based on a number of criteria, listed below.
- You are ages 10-18 and have the permission of an adult to apply and participate.
- Your work is made by hand by you!
- You provide clear examples for us to view.
- Your work is unique and well constructed.
- The average price of your items typically range between $1-$40.
- If you are a pre-packaged edibles Maker, you offer packaging and a verity of flavors.
WHAT ARE THE BOOTH SIZES AND FEES?
Kids booths are a non refundable $20.00 fee and accommodate a 6 foot table. Table and chairs are NOT provided.
Payment is not required until you have been accepted as a vendor and will be collected via Paypal invoice.
WHAT DOES THE BOOTH FEE COVER AND INCLUDE?
Your fee covers your booth space at the market. Vendors are responsible for supplying their own display items including tables. Additionally, tables must be covered to the floor. Your fee also includes a link to your business website on our event Roster for this year. Select artists will also be featured on our blog and our various social media networking sites leading up to and during the market.