Archive / September, 2010

49th Annual Bayfield Apple Festival

Please visit the House of Talents booth at the 49th Annual Bayfield Apple Festival this coming weekend! The festival is considered one of the “Top Ten Autumn Festivals in North America” by the Society of American Travel Writers (www.bayfield.org/festivals_events_apple_festival.php). We hope to see you there. Date and Hours:October 1-3, 2010, 10 am – 5 pm Bayfield, WI

This weekend, we’ll be at Afton Art in the Park

Thank you to everyone who visited us at Chateau St. Croix!   This weekend we will be at Afton Art in the Park for the 32 annual fine arts and craft festival. Afton Art in the ParkSt. Croix riverfrontAfton, MN Take I-94 east from St. Paul to the St. Croix Trail exit.  Afton is located 4 miles south, on St.

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In the News

More great press! We are proud to announce that Kate has received WCCO’s “Making a Difference” award.  Kate was nominated by our intern Lance DeGroot. You can watch the story at: http://wcco.com/local/kate.herzog.difference.2.1917065.html

In the News

More great press! We are proud to announce that Kate has received WCCO’s “Making a Difference” award.  Kate was nominated by our intern Lance DeGroot. You can watch the story at: http://wcco.com/local/kate.herzog.difference.2.1917065.html

Our Retail Partners

House of Talents is growing and we are happy to announce that our products are available through the stores of our retail partners. If you are a retailer and are interested in offering our products to your clientele, please contact us. If you are a consumer and you would like to see our products available

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Join us this weekend at the Chateau St. Croix Winery & Vineyard

Please visit House of Talents this weekend at the Fall Festival at the Chateau St. Croix Winery & Vineyard. Stop by our booth at the art fair to view our selection of unique, handmade artisan products from Africa. In addition to the art fair, guests can enjoy wine tastings, winery tours, and live music. Chateau

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Under the baobab tree

Our first meeting with Joseph ended up under the baobab tree. It was the first time I had come that close to one and I was impressed by its size. We had met in his house to see his family who were all weaving baskets at the time, beautiful baskets! Somehow when we bade our

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