We carry functional crafts, home goods and wall art hand made by local crafters and artisans. We also carry books by local authors.

Back In Stock: Woodstock Virginia mugs hand made by Barbarah Robertson. These stoneware mugs are embossed with “Woodstock, VA”, stars and stylized pine trees on a blue and green ground. they are rustic, elegant and quite functional!

three Ceramic Woodstock, VA mugs hand made locally by Barbarah Robertson available exclusively at The Virginia Farmhouse

Cregg Coffelt

Local Cregg Coffelt turns old railroad ties into elegant, functional -and very sharp- knives. He makes very intricate leather sheaths for them as well as hand turned wooden vases and bowls.

A knife forged from an upcycled railroad spike by Cregg Coffelt available at The Virginia Farmhouse
A railroad spike (salvaged from a local railroad) and a knife fashioned from one by Cregg Coffelt

Clare Ellis-A Tip Of The Hat

Clare Ellis is a seasoned knitter and you can always find an assortment of her lovingly hand made scarves, cowls and felted hats.

Felted hats and knitted scarves from Clare Ellis

Gloria Frigola

Gloria Frigola works in pastel and watercolor. Gloria is one of the owners of Muse Orchard and as you can see from this piece the beautiful landscape around their property is a big inspiration to her.

"Early Fall Day in the Valley" a pastel drawing by Gloria Frigola available for sale at The Virginia Farmhouse
“Early Fall in the Valley”- Original drawing by Gloria Frigola. Pastel on paper, 11″ x 8.5″. C. 2020

Jill Gochenour

Jill Gochenour is another seasoned local knitter. We carry a variety of her scarves, shawl-ettes and tamochanters.

One of Jill’s infinity scarves

Kathy Gwynn

Kathy Gwynn of the Edinburg Gap Llama Company raises llamas to produce llama wool. Llama wool is incredibly warm, soft and not itchy! The wool produced goes to the Llama Fiber Cooperative of North America which then turns it into such varied items as blankets and bird nesting kits. We carry the Edinburg Gap Llama Company’s blankets, socks and insoles. All made in the USA!

two Llama wool blankets from the Edinburg Gap Llama Company available for sale at The Virginia Farmhouse

Don Halstead

Don wrote “Ben the Border Collie”. This charming children’s book tells the story of a brave Border Collie named Ben and his life’s journey that takes him from Woodstock, Vermont to Woodstock, Virginia.

Copies of Ben The Border Collie a children's Book by local author Don Halstead available for sale at The Virginia Farmhouse

George Lange- Woodcrafts By George

George Lange hand-whittles beautiful, rustic and functional kitchen implements out of local cherry wood. We stock a variety of his spoons, spatulas, tongs and salad hands.

MJ Seal

Store Manager and Co-Owner MJ Seal fashions very organic looking ceramic pieces out of stoneware clay. His serving bowls, planters, spoon rests and luminaries are completely hand sculpted and resemble lichen, leaves and seashells. 

Stoneware dishes shaped like oak and maple leaves

On the walls are a selection of his early landscape paintings as well as mirrors housed in his lovingly hand crafted frames.

Barbarah Robertson- Barbarah Robertson Pottery

Barbarah Robertson fashions rustic, elegant and functional stoneware from her home in Strasburg, VA. We carry a variety of her coffee mugs, serving platters, dishes, ornaments and sponge holders.

Tom Rodriguez- Birdhouse Engineering

Tom Rodriguez turns raw planks and trunks of local hardwoods like maple and chestnut into clean and functional cheese boards, cutting boards, coasters and serving trays.

Bruce Rosenwasser

Bruce upcycles wood scraps into decorative mosaics and picture frames. We carry an assortment of his earrings, Christmas ornaments and “Wildwood Hearts”- small, worry-stone like hearts that make great gifts for those you love.

Wooden hearts made from bits of scrap wood
A recently made batch of Wildwood Hearts from Bruce Rosenwasser

Sue Southee

Sue Southee makes elegant beaded jewelry under the name Gemini Dreams. We carry an assortment of her necklaces, bracelets and earrings.

Three shell bead necklaces and a pair of earrings hand made by Sue Southee of Gemini Dreams available for sale at The Virginia Farmhouse
Shell bead necklaces from Gemini Dreams

Dawn Steed 

Dawn Steed is a prolific seamstress and turns decorative fabric into bags, face masks, hot pads, coasters, toaster covers and children’s books.

Fabric hot pads and coasters hand made from a variety of fabrics by local lady Dawn Steed are available for sale at The Virginia Farmhouse
Some cute hot pads and coasters stitched up by Dawn Steed

Andrea Sutcliffe

Andrea is a practically local author who’s book “Touring the Shenandoah Valley Backroads” details area landmarks and lore.