Yuletides on the Farm 2019

Yuletides on the Farm 2019


Come celebrate the Holiday season at Bloom and Bark Farm.  Our Local Artisan Market will be filled with local art and fine crafts ranging from glass to fiber and everything in-between.  We have something for everyone on your shopping list. We also have gift certificates available for those that would like to give the experience of glass blowing!

Small Business Saturday 11/30 we will be giving away Glass Blown Icicles to our fist 15 customers!

Drop-In Glass Blown Ornament Making** all day Saturday 12/7 10am-4pm and Sunday 12/8 1pm-4pm.  Stop in and create your glass blown ornament for the holidays.  **No appointment/reservation, drop in only, first come first served. Please review Attire and Age Requirements. https://bloomandbark.com/glass-blowing/

Local Artisan Market hours: 

  • Friday 11/08 10am-7pm &  Sat 11/09 10am-4pm
  • Sat 11/16 10am-4pm  &  Sun 11/17 1pm-4pm
  • Sat 11/23 10am-4pm 
  • Friday 11/29 10am-6pm & Sat 11/30 10am-4pm
  • Friday 12/06 3pm-7pm
  • Sat 12/07 10am-4pm  &  Sun 12/08 1pm-4pm
  • Friday 12/13 3pm-7pm
  • Sat 12/14 10am-4pm  &  Sun 12/15 1pm-4pm
  • Sat 12/21 10am-4pm 

In addition to the above hours we are also open anytime by appointment or by chance.  Private Glass Blowing Class times are still available, contact us to schedule yours!

Call or email us with any questions
(319)293-6168 or (641)233-8210

Be sure to check out our Facebook Page for updates of hours and events. https://www.facebook.com/bloomandbarkfarm/

Find all the great happens during the Holiday in Van Buren County. https://villagesofvanburen.com/christmas-in-the-villages.html

Fall on the Farm 2019

Fall on the Farm 2019

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Join us on the Farm Saturday, October 12, 2019 9am – 5pm

Bloom and Bark Farm & Glass Blowing Studio will be teaming up on Saturday only for the Van Buren County Scenic Drive Festival. The weekend long festival is Southeast Iowa’s Largest Arts, Crafts and Flea Market Event! This celebration of fall pulls in thousands of visitors and covers 11 different communities throughout Van Buren County.

Here on Bloom and Bark Farm, Artist Tim Blair will be demonstrating the hot art of glass blowing throughout the day. In addition, we will be demonstrating our hand-crafted clay ovens and baking delicious artisan breads.

Along with all the demonstrations, our Local Artisan Market will be filled with art from several artists from our area. We will also have several other artists and crafts set up on the farm.

Here is just the beginning list of all the great Artists and Crafters that will be set up on our farm. We are still seeking more vendors, contact us for details. Set up is FREE! Give us a holler if you would like an application.

  • Hershey’s Honey – All the good stuff made by bees.
  • Craig Wills – Creates stained glass panels, sun catchers, gazing ball and snowmen.
  • Wire Works by Kathleen – Hand-beaded serving pieces, beaded spoons with serving bowls, coffee scoops, and baby spoons.
  • Sonja Hoie – Yarn and textiles, created from her flock of Icelandic Sheep which graze on the Thomas Home Farm.
  • Lamb Lane Farm – Felted wool, silk and up-cycled items turned into beautiful scarves and figurines.
  • Mrs. Milkweed – Amazingly delicious pickles, jams and baked goods.
  • Deming Naturescapes Studio – Watercolor paintings, wood craft/signs, wood burning, walnut serving boards.
  • Four Dirty Boys Soap – Hand crafted goat milk soap and bath bombs.
  • KimmyKats – Painted canvas, repurposed items, silverware jewelry.
  • Midgard Fibers – Ear warmers, coasters, mug cozies and more, all created using the ancient fiber craft of Nalbinding.
  • Grandmas Pumpkin Patch – Pumpkins, gourds, corn shocks, broom corn, straw and mums.
  • Unique Creations by Tammie – Candles, wax melts and soaps.
  • More Artist are still joining us, check back for updates.

Be sure to visit our Facebook page to see photos of our Artists amazing work: https://www.facebook.com/bloomandbarkfarm

Download a complete brochure with a map here: