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VENDORS & ARTISTS

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Ad Astra Vintage Finds

"We love hunting for treasure, be it vintage glass, delightful old books, interesting mineral formations, or a beautiful painting.

 

The quality and design of items from days past thrill us. Come along for some treasure hunting, you'll get hooked!"  -Steve & Shelley

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Donna Cook

Donna Cook owned and operated Rabbit Creek Products for over 35 years and has loved collecting antiques for even longer. Now retired, Donna runs a spice and mix shop at Capt. Cook's as well as being the Yard Art Queen! She is also a proud new Grandma and enjoys doting on her Grandson, Jimmy Mack.

Just Colcord Captain Cook's Treasure Chest Artist

Just Colcord

Art on display is not for sale.

 

"Imagination is a powerful thing. With imagination, an ordinary stick becomes a magic wand, an old piece of parchment becomes a treasure map, and a favorite toy becomes a companion on an amazing adventure! With imagination, anything is possible!" - Just

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Little Shop on the Prairie

You can find Patty's Little Shop on the Prairie in our back room. Filled to the brim with unique toys and games, pop culture collectibles, comics, tin signs, graphic t's, and seasonal items for home and play. She has an eclectic mix of old and new and a soft spot for the little ones. Kids and adults alike love exploring this filled-to-the-brim booth of odds and ends that you didn't know you needed in your life. 

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Sagebrush & Velvet

Cindy specializes in boots, horses, western decor and anything cowboy (or girl!).

 

The Sagebrush and Velvet booth is full of vintage refinished and antique furniture for the country home.

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J&A Candle Company

Hand poured natural soy wax candles. J&A Soy candles make lovely gifts or something special to enjoy at your own home. Olathe Maker, Erika Taylor.

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Lorra Embers

A collector of everything clay and ceramic, with personal favs like McCoy, Lorra has an eye for vintage pottery and a pension for teapots. You'll love Lorra's collection of porcelain and ceramic decor, tobacco memorabilia and vintage linens. 

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Bryan McConnell

When Bryan isn't out enjoying live music and working on cars as a seasoned gearhead and music lover he's out hunting for those special items that make us smile.

 

Bryan has an eye for display and has a booth filled with something for everyone: vintage books, unique home decor, fishing gadgets, boxes and bottles, art and vintage souvenirs.

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Natural Elements

A cozy booth that changes with the seasons. Vendor Diane has a knack for bringing the beauty of the outside "in".

 

She has a beautiful mix of up-cycled and refurbished furniture mixed in with handmade linens, adorned signs and trays, along with some fun vintage finds. Come check out this picture perfect booth!

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Clan Hannabert

"Welcome to Clan Hannabert, my name is Pita. Embracing the creepy, twisted and beautiful creations.

 

I create everything myself by hand. I love the challenge of taking an unwanted (or undesirable) item and giving it new life as a work of art."

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Steve & Carol Rogers

Steve and Carol have a large variety of garden decor, vintage and antique collectibles ranging from fiestaware to toys, ephemera including calendars and advertisements pieces, tobacco and coffee tins and a wide range of furniture. Carol's flair for vintage home decor and Steve's affinity for concrete statuary make for a winning team.

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Earl Duncan

Earl Duncan is 82 years old and a commercial pilot who decided, some 50 years ago, that dealing antiquities, was more fun than fighting the “Aviation Grind."

 

Earl had two Galleries in Denver, Colorado, the “Phoenix Gallery on 15th St. for 20 some years, as well as “Calliope” on Broadway.

 

Specializes in Carousel Figures, as well as Early Native American, and Bering Sea Eskimo Artifacts.

Campfire Candles Captain Cook's Treasure Chest Vendor

Campfire Candles

Lyons Creek Local, LLC is a husband and wife team running a very small farm business in Junction City, Kansas. Our Campfire candles are made with our own original blends of essential oils, and fragrance oils that are NOT subject to the California Prop 65 warning. We use sustainably harvested wood wicks and soy wax from soy grown in the U.S.A. 

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Whispering Elm Farm

Organic Herbal Balms & Insect Repellents from Paola, KS.

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Jason Taylor

Collectible coins and money vendor. Specializing in American coins, everything from unusual commemorative coins to Morgan silver dollars to sets. If you are a coin collector, you won't want to miss Jason's cabinet. 

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Janette & Jan

Two Friends finding fun in gardening and peddling vintage and antique goods. They have an assortment of quilts, vintage purses, rusty crusty farm toys, fine china and seasonal decor.

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Anita's Attic

Mother and Daughter Duo, Amy and Emily, have a fanciful display of housewares and home decor accenting their metal plant stands. Their booth is filled with small trinkets, ceramic miniatures, vintage cookie jars, chalkware, fun lamps, and vintage glassware with a splash of nautically themed items.

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Hick Chicks

Hick Chicks offers unique, handmade, quality items at affordable prices.

We currently have cloth face masks, earrings, lanterns, night lights, kitchen towels, and more, all made by Kathy Smith of Hick Chicks available for purchase in the store. 

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Elise Gagliardi

 Elise is an experimental multi-media artist living, working

& raising 3 children in KC. She uses photography, watercolor, cutouts, & fabric, addressing the complex nuances of motherhood, memory, nostalgia, remembrance, and dependency through visual storytelling.

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The Woolseys

The Woolseys are a top notch team when it comes to being vendors. They have always enjoyed taking what would be considered trash and turning it in to something refreshing and fun. They have a lovely assortment of home furnishings and seasonal decor to explore.

Freya Botanicals Captain Cook's Treasure Chest Vendor

Freya Botanicals

I am Carleen Shatto, owner of Freya Botanicals, and I began making soaps in 2007 because of my love of artisan soaps and a desire to create natural skin products. My soaps are cold processed, retaining all the natural glycerin produced in the soapmaking process.  And if you look at the  labels, the products contain ingredients you are familiar with, either organic or food grade oils, NEVER detergents, dyes, or petroleum products.

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Nick Pfannes 

Local Louisburg-ian, Nick has an excellent collection of vintage and antique knives and military items. 

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Trinette & Clay Stowell

Seasoned treasure hunting husband and wife team make for a well-rounded booth with a fun assortment of vintage and antique finds, ranging from classic board games, retro kitchen items and unique furniture. 

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Grandma's Basement

Rosa and Erin have filled their booth with nostalgic items that remind them of Grandma's Basement, including vintage collectibles, antique treasures, and the odd yarn ball or two.

There are also impeccably constructed home sewn purses, bags, wallets, dish towels and whatnots - most made from vintage fabrics or embellished with vintage accents.

 

And don't miss out on Ruby's (8 yrs) handmade bracelets!

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Penny McCaskill

Mother of 7, including a set of 16 year old triplets and a love of the yard work & pickleball, we don't know how Penny does it all.

 

Her love of antiques and never ending curiosity of old things makes her booth a walk down memory lane. A large assortment of marble top vanities and dressers, school desks and antique chairs with accents of vintage hats, tea sets, crystal glassware, fine china and John Deere collectibles.

 

You might see Penny working the front desk on occasion, she'll greet you with a big smile and warm welcome.