Artists & Artisans

Taylor Backes Stained Glass Factory (Boyertown)
Taylor Backes Stained Glass FactoryTaylor Backes gallery is located in Boyertown, PA, a half hour drive northwest of Valley Forge.  Among the gallery, offerings are one of a kind glass creations, limited editions, seasonal pieces, and hand-crafted jewelry. We offer daylong glass blowing classes at our studio in Boyertown.

Dancing Tree Studios (Boyertown)
A working studio incorporating the unique, handcrafted work of over 200 local and national artisans.

Studio B (Boyertown)
Studio B’s revolving art exhibits, workshops and classes, art-related activities, and community events which serve to provide social opportunities enhancing creativity, community relationships, and participation in the visual and communication arts.

Glass Light Studio (St. Peter's)
Spend a full day learning basic techniques in a hands-on hot-glass workshop. Or come watch a class.

Frecon Orchards (Boyertown)
EAT FRUIT BE HAPPY! Frecon Farms has been growing some of Pennsylvania's finest tree fruits since 1944.  Cherries, peaches, plums, blueberries, apricots, nectarines, raspberries, apples, pears, pumpkins, squash and more. Their seasonal events, Pick Your Own operation and annual PickFest Bluegrass Festival, attract visitors from all over the mid atlantic and offer families the perfect escape to enjoy a day in our orchards.

The Other Farm Brewing Company (Boyertown)
The Other Farm Brewing Company is a nano-brewery located in Boyertown, PA. in the heart of the Berks County agricultural gateway once dubbed the Apple Basket of the United States. They started as a sleepy little cafe and have grown, little by little, into a community centerpiece.

Nelson's Homemade Ice Cream (Royersford)
Nelson's Ice CreamNelson's Ice Cream is the closest ice cream manufacturer to the great city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Nelson's Ice Cream is the only manufacturer in the region that still makes its own mix from fresh milk and cream right in their own factory.

Longacre's Homemade Ice Cream (Bally)
Family owned and operated since 1920, Longacre's Modern Dairy is a staple of the Bally, Bechtelsville, and Barto areas. Whether you're out for a drive, passing by on your way to the shore or mountains, visiting family or friends, or visiting the Padre Pio Shrine, experience a step back in time by visiting the dairy bar and try their Old Fashioned Creamy Ice Cream made on the premises!

Reppert's Candy (Oley)
Reppert's Candy offers a wide variety of chocolate choices to satisfy the sweet tooth in anyone. From caramels to creams and everything in between, they deliver “quality chocolates at an affordable price".

Manatawny Creek Winery (Douglassville)
Manatawny Creek WineryThis family winery is located on their 90-acre farm in Amityville, Pennsylvania along the banks of the Manatawny Creek. Manatawny is a Native American term meaning "where we meet to drink". Complimentary wine tasting is available to the public in the winery tasting room.

Iron Hill Brewery (Phoenixville)
Here you'll find fine handcrafted beers, creative yet informal cuisine, and friendly, attentive service in a casual, upscale atmosphere.

Sly Fox Brewery (Pottstown)
Sly Fox Brewhouse & Eatery in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania has been delighting fans of fine beers and quality dining since 1996. A second brewery opened in 2004 in response to overwhelming demand and moved to the current Pottstown location in 2012, tripling production. Sly Fox serves a loyal local customer base and attracts beer lovers from the entire Eastern Seaboard.

Manatawny Still Works (Pottstown)
Manatawny Still Works is a state-of-the-art distiller of the highest quality, small-batch spirits handcrafted right on the same banks where the natives once drank.