2020 GEORGIA MUSHROOM FESTIVAL aka MUSH FEST

PEACE-OUT GLASS WORKS, TIFFANY BRAY

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Tiffany Bray, the artist behind 

PEACE OUT GLASS WORKS, has made mushroom art her passion. Her glass creations are amazing and truly unique. We're happy she joined our team.

MUSHY GODDESS, KINSLEY PATTERSON

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"The Mushy Goddess", Kinsley Patterson  is using foraged and cultivated mushrooms to creates medicinal tinctures and mushroom art to explore the connection between the body, the soul, and the healing qualities of mushrooms. 

TAYLOR PALMER

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Taylor is with us again for the second time. His specialty are fungi and herbs of the Appalachian Mountains. He will be happy to answer questions about the many ways to use medicinal mushrooms and plants.

TLC-CBD & HEMP

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Our friend Lisa and her son Abraham are going to be with us again this year selling a variety of CBD and hemp products. 

TLC-CBD is based in Georgia and is  dedicated to providing the highest quality and sell the most affordable, locally-sourced hemp and CBD products on the market.  They dedicate attention to working with individuals for their special needs. 

EL GOUCHO VIRGEN

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Eduardo, is an accomplished potter and makes extremely nice pieces of pottery art. He will bring some of his mushroom creations to our MushFest to delight us.

Especially for us, still a surprise.

HILLBILLY HOMESTEAD

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HILLBILLY HOMESTEAD from Heflin, AL is bringing us tinctures, healing salves, jewelry and unique products from the Alabama countryside. I can personally vouch for the effectiveness of their salves, especially jewel weed (poison ivy), black drawing salve and plantain salve.

IRONWOLF SPRAY ART

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Robb Smith, the creative artist behind Iron Wolf, will sell his airbrush designs, but also do tattoos. He is currently designing a large design for our speaker hub. Roob joins us from Summerville, GA.

CREATIVE EMBROIDERY & STITCH

This graphic designer is bringing her big screen press to do do our event t-shirts.

Glenda, the owner, is a graphic designer from Ft. Payne, AL, who is bringing her big screen press to print our event t-shirts.

CHARMS FOR A SIMPLE LIFE LESLIE OWENS

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Hand-crafted, mushroom-themed soaps and candles are trademarks of this creative lady. She also makes hand bags from ties that can be gifted in memory of a loved one.

EARTHLY HERBAL MIND

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This shop has so many wonderful items for the body and soul. Traci's plantain salve worked wonders on my itching eyes and other small cuts.

MIDWAY OUTFITTERS ELLIJAY, GA

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Bags & Luggage Company ·  Ellijay, Georgia

The best go-anywhere bag! The UkoalaBag is comfortable and versatile with a unique leg-hugging design. For concealed carry, motorcyclists, travel & more.  https://www.facebook.com/ukoalabag/

THE WEEKLY BLOOM, ASHLEY BENTLEY

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Ashley's creations are illustrations drawn on a wooden background and are absolutely stunning. We are so happy that she joined our team of artisans. 

FOREST & FAUNA APOTHECARY

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MELISSA GALLINARI , the creator behind these wonderful soaps is surprising us with the  scents like LOVE SPELL, creative soaps and tasteful accessories. Missy is the first soap artist (in the truest sense) I ever met.

RED MOON HERBS

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RED MOON HERBS from Asheville, NC, has joined our team and is bringing us herbal potions, tinctures and other creations from the Appalachians Mountains.

ALICIA BROWN ART & PHOTOGRAPHY

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Our mushroom friend and wedding photographer, Alicia Brown, from southern Alabama is joining our team at the Georgia Mushroom Festival with her art and photography. Take a look at how talented she is!

JANE-MARIE'S JEWELRY

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Jane-Marie brings us fantastic, hand-crafted Native-American-style jewelry and other items to decorate body, house and garden. Her selection is truly awesome.

JOHN JOHNSTON POTTERY

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John is a local icon; a retired teacher, artist, community volunteer and, still, a bad boy motorcycle racer. I recently volunteered at a summer camp and was assigned to John's pottery class . The kids enjoyed it so much and I, too, got "bitten" by the pottery bug. Any proceeds will support a youth center in Rome, GA.

IRONWOLF AIRBRUSH ART & TATTOOS

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The artist, Robb Smith, is joining us from Summerville, GA. Besides selling t-shirts and other airbrush art, he will also do temporary tattoos.

MICHAEL AKERS / WILDCRAFTING

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Michael is the owner/operator of Akers Sawmill in Fairview, NC who began his wild crafting career at the age of 4 with the family tradition of wild mushroom harvesting  in Prague, Czech Republic,. The local forest beside the family getaway provided many adventures with friends and diverse mushroom foraging.  Michael currently forages reishi, turkey tail, usnea, maitake and other herbs for Red Moon Herbs and works on his mushroom log production and sustainable wood harvesting business. https://redmoonherbs.com" rel="noopener" target="_blank">https://redmoonherbs.com/

APEIRON CREATIONS

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Zachary Baum, the glass blower, just returned from Oregon and will give demos of his glass blowing art.

Many of his creations are mushroom-themed, but also feature other motives. I'm excited to see him doing his art. 

 https://www.facebook.com/ApeironCreations/ 

BOOTS and BOWS ARAGON, GA

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Looking for a small gift for the grand baby or a baby shower? Boots & Bows has it and features an assortment of baby clothes for Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas. 

EVERGREEN CBD

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  Chris Allen's business produces its own products locally. One of them is a medicinal mushroom herbal CBD caramel made with reishi mushroom that is absolutely delicious. 

CRADLEBOARD CREATIONS

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Samantha Martin's company, Cradleboard,  is a small batch herbal botanicals and apothecary. 95% of ingredients are grown by Samantha and her team and are locally sourced or wild crafted.  

 Samantha will do a distilling & essence making demo on both days. 


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Saturday, Oct 12, 1 p.m.


"Sacred Mushroom Ceremonies And Rituals of Quetzalcoatl" 


Repeating on


Sunday, October 13, 11 a.m.


TOM LANE / AUTHOR

           TOM LANE / AUTHOR

Tom's program "Sacred Mushroom Rituals" is scheduled to take place in the Mushroom Market pavilion where his book will be available for sale (also on Kindle). A time schedule for his presentation "Sacred Mushroom Ceremonies And Rituals of Quetzalcoatl" will be posted there as well.