Owner: Emma Sarsfield
Creations from the Heart, her very popular crocheted top dish towels are always a staple at the store. She does beautiful Swarovski crystal jewelry, including earrings, necklaces and bracelets. She works fulltime, is a mother of busy children and finds creating relaxing.
Owner: Elaine Smith
Elaine’s Art Cottage holds a wide variety of creative artwork. From hand crocheted dog sweaters to beautiful rugs and scarves she can make just about anything out of yarn! Her steady hand brings animals to life for note cards, framed photos and more. Give her a photo of your pet and she can transform it into original art. She also can sculpt unique designs from polymer clay creating, leprechauns, witches, Santa Clause faces and more.
Owner: Diane Torrero
From quilting to pillows to table runners, pictures and more, Diane can sew any creation you can dream up! Many creations are Latrobe flavored ideas including Mr Rogers and Trolley Pillows, Latrobe Windows with panes featuring St. Vincent, the Banana Split, Mr. Rogers, Arnold Palmer and other Latrobe attractions.
Owner: Michelle Gay
Michelle has been catering and in the food service business for 25+ years. With the introduction of handmade chocolates, they quickly became a favorite year round! Milk, dark or white chocolate are tasty choices combined with graham crackers, pretzels, peanut butter, rice cereal treats, potato chips and more! With her expeience and creative mind, you can order special holiday houses, shoes, or other unique creations.
Owner: Joann Japalucci
Derry native Joann Japalucci had creativity in her blood, as a former professional cake decorator she has always loved painting, drawing and crafting. Her inspirational messages on canvas with mixed media help spread the word of positivity, joy, and hope.
Local Latrobe resident Cindy Cox makes unique and interesting beaded bracelets, earrings, necklaces, dreamcatchers and boot jewelry. With a strong military family also uses USA flags, decor, guns and ammo along with any color and design of beads.
Owner: Tracy Grajewski
Tracy Grajewski, busy mother of 2, wife and business professional she finds her “outlet” in collectibles and antiques. She has quite a collection of glass wear from Jeannette, Westmoreland and Lenox glass. Antique doll accessories, vintage jewelry, wall accents, and pictures can be some of the things you will find in Tracy’s space!
Owner: Mike & Misty Huber
Lakeside Hideaway Creations was born out of a love for wood. Precise craftsmanship is obvious in the detail work on his ornaments, wine glass stems and trinity candles. Misty loves to create unique jewelry incorporating wood into the pieces. They are a close-knit family with 3 children which they homeschool.
Amy and Marissa Klosky mother/daughter team up to create beautiful paper crafted cards, shadow boxes, gift tags, clipboards and much more. Residing in Greensburg they do love to get to shows and markets in our area. Custom orders are always available. They also teach classes on how to make cards, cute treat boxes, gift tags and unique personalized gifts.
OWNER: Wanda Sullivan
Meet Wanda, Jenny Letty & MiaLee the art team of Creative Differences. They make their home in Ligonier. This family business does painting and repurposing of unique items to create some very cool marbled look painted furniture and decor. Vinyl 33 albums are covered in paint and sealed, for a unique layering arrangement of work for your wall. Stools, small tables, chair seats get a make over too! Custom orders are welcome. Website is http://www.creativedifferencesonline.com. Phone 724-787-7974 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Find them on Facebook too!
The current store owner, Laurie lives near the Arnold Palmer Regional Airport. With a business management background, but found painting, sewing, crafting to be an enjoyable stress relief. She has done everything from making her kid’s Halloween costumes, teaching craft and painting classes to planning and decorating for themed parties with all the trimmings, to painting and creating all types of holiday and every décor.
Owner: Rebecca Hamilton
Rebecca is the owner of Peacock Valley Gifts, she has an entire room of natural, homemade, health, home and beauty products in the store. She brings many talents, from crocheted goods to candle making. A heart of gold, she donates a portion of all her sales to her church and believes strongly in family values. A wife, mother, and a grounded soul, she is a true asset to our team.
Owner: Tammy Schultz
With her Redesigned Frame of Mind original designs, creating new funk from old junk, her creative energy is obvious to those who see her work. From repurposing furniture, restoring, building home décor, she has a sharp eye for unique decorating. Tammy is also the creative spirit behind our social media posts on Facebook!
Owner: Gina Gaizo
Repurposed~Altered!~Remixed~Embellished = R.A.R.E “If shoes could talk”… Each shoe has lived a life of awe and wonder. Now retired, these one-of-a-kind designs are inspired by the paper flowers that adorn them. These fanciful creations will never be worn but rather simply to set a shoe lover’s heart racing!
Elaine Wasson – She was given a painting class by her daughter as a gift nearly 20 years ago and has never stopped since. She loves to tole paint on just about any surface. Could be an old coffee pot, piece of slate or wood slab, spoons, jars, you name it she’s probably painted on it. You will also find her working at the register at Eclectique, this is Laurie’s mom!
Tina Fink resides in Saltsburg where she creates just about anything out of silverware, spoons, forks, knives. She also uses coins to create earrings, necklaces, rings, windchimes and light fixtures and more. Traveling to many states in the greater tri-state area to sell her unique craft, but calls us home at Eclectique to house her beautiful teal display of silverware creations
Owner: Patty Clark
Patty has an eye for nature and captures it in her beautiful prints, notecards & postcards. What is so unique is it is all local photography taken right in Westmoreland County. She labels the back with the source of the image so you will have a keepsake and conversation piece.
Owner: Ridal Designs
Kristina established her personalized and custom signs in 2016. She creates signs of all types from wood, 3 D, jewelry, keychains, and more. Selling online and facebook you can order a message of any kind! Ridal Designs., LLC (formerly Kris’ Krafts) chose the name of her business from a combination of her daughter Riley and son Dalton to create Ridal Designs.
Meet Bobbi Fink of Bedeck, a Greensburg resident. She has a multitude of talents including painting and floral design. Find beautiful floral arrangements in interesting containers that have been repurposed or painted to enhance the beauty of the floral design. Price points from $35 and up. Great for your own personal decor, but make fabulous gifts or a welcomed gift for families that have lost a loved one and can have the arrangement as a keepsake.