Hector Handmade

Hector Handmade Jennie Martine Scarbrough + Jesse Junko Beardslee spent 7 years connecting through local FLX art, workshops + events.
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Permanently closed.

Hector Handmade is now closed. Renovated Farm Stand turned Finger Lakes Gift Shop along the Seneca Lake Scenic Byway in Hector, New York exclusively featuring locally made art and gifts all made from within a 30 mile radius of the shop!

Deep gratitude to all of the amazing vendors who made the   on June 14th a smash success! As a gift shop and gallery whi...
06/27/2024

Deep gratitude to all of the amazing vendors who made the on June 14th a smash success! As a gift shop and gallery which exclusively featured local artisans our have always been the most important part of Handmade. We are no longer a gift shop and gallery but the good news is everyone you’ve ever shopped with at Hector Handmade is a local artist who would love your continued support even without our sweet lil shop! We do have a couple pieces of furniture left if you were there and hand your eye on something e-mail [email protected]. And you can continue to experience fine art at Stonecat just down the road all summer long with Jennifer Byrd Rubacky’s Art Show made possible in part by the QuickARTS grant program administered by The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes and funded by the Community Foundation of Elmira-Corning and the Finger Lakes, Inc. Jennifer has two sizes of framed fine art photography on display and for sale, two sizes of matted prints and note cards too. Swing by Stonecat for local art and farm to table food!

Thanks to all who made it out to Jennifer Byrd Rubacky’s Artist Reception at Stonecat last week! ’s fine art photography...
06/26/2024

Thanks to all who made it out to Jennifer Byrd Rubacky’s Artist Reception at Stonecat last week! ’s fine art photography remains throughout the restaurant for the rest of the summer as Hector Handmade presents this showing of local fine art in a new (for us) location that’s open to the public and intends to connect us all with art, nature and the local cultural that celebrates both! Enjoy fine art photography, a farm to table meal, local wine and beer and the quintessential Finger Lakes community experience all under one roof!

The local beauty captured by Jennifer Byrd Rubacky’s photography showcases much of what we all love here in the Finger Lakes, nature, growth and serenity. Tour the Stonecat Cafe to experience the connective powers of local art, farm to table food and craft beverages.

Stonecat Cafe is open to the public, wheelchair accessible and their hours for the duration of this show are Wednesdays-Fridays 5-9, Saturdays 12-9 and Sundays 10-2.

Hector Handmade’s Gallery Services were made possible in part by the QuickARTS grant program administered by and funded by the Community Foundation of Elmira-Corning and the Finger Lakes, Inc.

This lil cutie (and talented mamma full of joy and creative energy!) is excited to be greeting you to her Stonecat Artis...
06/18/2024

This lil cutie (and talented mamma full of joy and creative energy!) is excited to be greeting you to her Stonecat Artist Reception Wednesday! Meet Jennifer Byrd Rubacky and experience her Wednesday 5-7 at Stonecat Cafe!
RSVP on FB!

Enjoy fine art photography, light Stonecat appetizers and a cider tasting with Sweet Land Farm Cellars Wednesday June 19th from 5-7pm - then stay for dinner!

The local beauty captured by Jennifer Byrd Rubacky’s photography showcases much of what we all love here in the Finger Lakes, nature, growth and serenity. Tour the Stonecat Cafe to experience the connective powers of local art, farm to table food and craft beverages.

Sweet Land Farm Cellars’ cider is made predominantly from Gold Rush apples from our orchard planted in 2007. A few bittersweet apples have been added to round out the flavor profile. Stonecat will be serving dinner until 9pm.

Stonecat Cafe is open to the public, wheelchair accessible and their hours for the duration of this show are Wednesdays 5-9, Thursdays 5-9, Fridays 5-9, Saturdays 12-9 and Sundays 10-2.

Hector Handmade’s Gallery Services are made possible in part by the QuickARTS grant program administered by The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes and funded by the Community Foundation of Elmira-Corning and the Finger Lakes, Inc.


06/18/2024

Fine art nature photography by now adorns the Stonecat walls, thanks to the help of Hector Handmade. Join us for an artist reception this Wednesday from 5-7pm, where you can view and buy Jennifer's framed photographs and prints, sample cider from and enjoy complimentary Stonecat snacks. , ,

Stonecat’s kickin off reopening Wednesdays for the season with the Jennifer Byrd Rubacky Art Show & Sweet Land Farm Cell...
06/17/2024

Stonecat’s kickin off reopening Wednesdays for the season with the Jennifer Byrd Rubacky Art Show & Sweet Land Farm Cellars Cider Tasting! See ya there!

Summer hours start this week!

We love you guys! Thanks for making us besties   for 7 wonderful years. The   was one for history books for sure ⛵️ 🌅 🌈 ...
06/15/2024

We love you guys! Thanks for making us besties for 7 wonderful years. The was one for history books for sure ⛵️ 🌅 🌈 📖 That’s a wrap! Back to focusing on fun and friendship for the two of us 😘 ✌🏽 🐬 🐠 🐟

The sun is setting on the sweet shop and art experiment that was  and ’s Hector Handmade. We have a final blowout planne...
06/12/2024

The sun is setting on the sweet shop and art experiment that was and ’s Hector Handmade. We have a final blowout planned Friday 3-8 (rain date for Saturday!) but this is the end of the line. The rainbow is that we have connected countless , offered many ways to experience and for 7 amazing years AND that all the artists and makers we’ve worked with over the years are all local so you can continue to seek out and support them!

Hector Handmade co-owner Jesse will be bringin vintage fashion, glitter and her peace grapes art to the Hector Handmade ...
06/10/2024

Hector Handmade co-owner Jesse will be bringin vintage fashion, glitter and her peace grapes art to the Hector Handmade Farewell Party THIS FRIDAY JUNE 14th from 3-8! Say you’ll join us and RSVP! Themis and Thread’s vintage fashion selections are for sale but dressing up to dance it out with DJ Shattered Moons will totally be encouraged! Ben starts spinning at 5:30 and Jesse Beardslee will be available to apply to anyone who wants to sparkle while they celebrate! We’re going to clear out the shop for dancin! Furniture and displays will be emptied out from the shop and for sale so if you’re in the market bring a truck! We hope you’ll help us celebrate 7 years of connecting by shopping with 10+ vendors in the lawns, enjoying food and wine and dancing under the chandelier (up for sale via silent auction!!) as we go out with a bang 6/14 from 3-8 💥 Be there to snag some final memories and memorabilia with us!

Barbara Cook’s love, husband and her gorgeous beaded jewelry will be at the   next Friday! Like many artists ’s art has ...
06/08/2024

Barbara Cook’s love, husband and her gorgeous beaded jewelry will be at the next Friday! Like many artists ’s art has changed over the years and her intricate beadwork has become quite coveted! Supplies are limited to come early, she’s sure to sell out! Party starts at 3 Friday June 14th! Barb and Cody are Hector Handmade co-owner Jennie’s parents and we’ve carried their art since day 1 which has inspired many here in . We’ve learned a lot from and with these two and it’s only fitting that they join us as vendors to celebrate the end of Hector Handmade before GrassRoots where this picture of them was taken 😆 We always closed for the week of here at Hector Handmade and won’t have to do that this year!

ONE WEEK FROM TODAY! Bird Race Woodworks and 18 other amazing local vendors will join us in the lawns at Hector Handmade...
06/07/2024

ONE WEEK FROM TODAY! Bird Race Woodworks and 18 other amazing local vendors will join us in the lawns at Hector Handmade from 3-8 for the Friday June 14th! of has been with us all along the ride for the past 7 years - he’s an amazing , boatbuilder, cabinet maker and Hector Handmade co-owner ’s dad! Wooden utensils, w**d pots, bowls, knives and much more will be available at Hector Handmade for the last time as we celebrate 7 years of connecting Friday June 14th from 3-8 at Hector Handmade.

Stonecat Cafe’s showing of Cynthia Cowley Folkins’ fine art is coming to a close Sunday June 16th so this and next weeke...
06/06/2024

Stonecat Cafe’s showing of Cynthia Cowley Folkins’ fine art is coming to a close Sunday June 16th so this and next weekend are your final chances to see and shop this longtime ’s fine art at our neighbor’s gorgeous and delicious restaurant! While we close down Handmade and our we’ve been honored to by displaying and selling it at . The restaurant is open to the public, wheelchair accessible, just across the highway and to the south of us in . Grab a delicious drink and peruse local art by while you wait for a meal! Stonecat’s current hours which remain throughout the duration of are Friday 5-9, Saturday 12-9 and Sunday 10-2.

06/05/2024

Save the date, friends! In two weeks. we'll welcome fine art photographer Jennifer Byrd Rubacky for an opening reception presented by Hector Handmade. On Wed., 6/19, from 5-7pm, enjoy complementary Stonecat appetizers and a cider tasting with , while viewing and shopping 's photographs and prints that eloquently capture our region's natural beauty and connection to water.

For 7 years we’ve been uniting   and one of our most inspiring   Michael Callahan will join us one last time NEXT FRIDAY...
06/05/2024

For 7 years we’ve been uniting and one of our most inspiring Michael Callahan will join us one last time NEXT FRIDAY JUNE 14th from 3-8 at our along with 18 other vendors in the lawns here at . .callahan.589’s Art - particularly has always captivated other and our worldwide visitors alike! Michael’s work is also currently available for sale and on display side by side Cynthia Cowley Folkins’ beautifully painted land and at now through June 16th. Don’t miss your chance to , marvel at and procure one of the most unique and coveted piece of there is!

Laurel O’Brien’s distinct style of hammered and cut out metal jewelry is a signature many collectors are always on the l...
06/04/2024

Laurel O’Brien’s distinct style of hammered and cut out metal jewelry is a signature many collectors are always on the lookout for! Whether it’s your first or 20th piece you’ll be thrilled to make a Laurel O'Brien Jewelry selection at our ! Don’t miss this chance NEXT FRIDAY JUNE 14TH to and shop with her and our other 18 local vendors in the lawns at along the Scenic Byway in
Come for the shopping, stay for the wine, food and dancing! It’ll be a great time! Our displays and furniture will also be for sale so clear out the car or bring the truck!

Friday June 14th kicking off at 3 Hannah Karius of  will be set up in the lawn at the   sparkling hair! Pull up a seat f...
06/03/2024

Friday June 14th kicking off at 3 Hannah Karius of will be set up in the lawn at the sparkling hair! Pull up a seat for some sparkly strands and shop with our 18 local vendors! comes out at 4, ’s grilled cheese and mac and cheese starts at 5 and kicks out the jams inside the shop at 5:30! You won’t want to miss our final and you will definitely want to get sparkly for it! RSVP on Facebook!

Alisa’s Crystal Creations were a new edition to the   fam holiday 2023 and we’re so happy they’ll be joining us for the ...
06/02/2024

Alisa’s Crystal Creations were a new edition to the fam holiday 2023 and we’re so happy they’ll be joining us for the Friday June 14th from 3-8! Crystal grids and gemstone jewelry sure do make us happy! Come through to experience Crystal Creations for yourself and don’t forget we won’t be here at the end of the year this year to hook you up with holiday gifts so plan ahead and with us for our closing party!

Meet Carrie at  at the   June 14th as a vendor in the lawn with us! Hand-dyed and hand-spun rainbow art yarn Is their sp...
06/01/2024

Meet Carrie at at the June 14th as a vendor in the lawn with us! Hand-dyed and hand-spun rainbow art yarn Is their speciality but they creat gorgeous knit and crochet items too so whether you’re a OR dreamer they’ll have something for you! Celebrate 7 years of bringing together with us for one last Friday June 14th 3-8 at Handmade!

Celebrating our 7th year– by closing our business! We know it’s weird but this Facebook prompt to celebrate 7 years on F...
05/31/2024

Celebrating our 7th year– by closing our business! We know it’s weird but this Facebook prompt to celebrate 7 years on Facebook feels weird too so let’s keep it weird y’all! We have had a great run at Hector Handmade and are so grateful for all of the love and support we have received here and especially in IRL. We couldn’t have done it without you and although the Hector Handmade Gift Shop and Gallery of the past 7 years will not reopen this summer we surely hope you will all celebrate the past 7 years of connecting with us at the Hector Handmade Farewell Party Friday June 14th from 3-8! Thanks for your support!

Jill Hoffman’s animal, mythology and tarot inspired art will fill a booth at the   Friday, June 14 from 3 to 8. We could...
05/31/2024

Jill Hoffman’s animal, mythology and tarot inspired art will fill a booth at the Friday, June 14 from 3 to 8. We couldn’t be more excited to welcome back! Last year was her first season as a , and through her stunning prints, breathtaking originals, tiny original rock art, a truly inspired art show and a very unique tarot deck, she won all of our hearts! Be sure to see what she’s sharing in the world of local art this season in the lawn at Hector Handmade and with us one last time! RSVP on Facebook!

Colleen McKenzie’s felted cuties quickly became a fave product line when she first started as a  . Anytime  would restoc...
05/30/2024

Colleen McKenzie’s felted cuties quickly became a fave product line when she first started as a . Anytime would restock Hector Handmade it was so much fun to unpack and sort through because her felted birds and food and creatures are so expressive and adorable! We’d often schedule Colleen’s restocks on a day we did something we hated like quickbooks so we could get a joyful timeout! Don’t miss your last chance to shop CM McKenzie Craft at Hector Handmade Friday June 14th kicking off at 3pm! Vendors in the lawn, wine and food, and a dj in the shop! We hope you’ll celebrate 7 years of connecting with us and that you’ll think about gifting in the future with the purchases you make at the !

1000 paper cranes 🥹🥰 Our dear friend   will be joining us Friday June 14th at 3pm for the   with 1000 paper cranes ❤️🧡💛💚...
05/29/2024

1000 paper cranes 🥹🥰 Our dear friend will be joining us Friday June 14th at 3pm for the with 1000 paper cranes ❤️🧡💛💚💙🩵💜 is a fellow heart based biz woman, an incredible photographer and . You won’t want to miss this opportunity to pick up a commemorative strand of her paper cranes as we celebrate 7 years of connecting at Hector Handmade!

Come see what  is all about at the  ! Those of you who know  know we have 360degrees of stunning   perched above   on th...
05/27/2024

Come see what is all about at the ! Those of you who know know we have 360degrees of stunning perched above on the 100 acre and picnicking in the side is what Company is all about! We are thrilled they’ll be joining us on FRIDAY JUNE 14th from 3-8 and we hope you will too! We’re not reopening the shop this year but we’re going out with a bang and hope everyone will come out for one last Handmade featuring over 10 vendors in the lawn, wine, food and dancing!

We’re excited to welcome some folks new to the   team at the  ! Our dear friend  has launched a gorgeous handmade soap c...
05/24/2024

We’re excited to welcome some folks new to the team at the ! Our dear friend has launched a gorgeous handmade soap collection and we can’t wait to check it out and share it with you all FRIDAY JUNE 14th beginning at 3pm!

Enjoy fine art photography with Jennifer Byrd Rubacky, light Stonecat Cafe appetizers and a cider tasting with Sweet Lan...
05/23/2024

Enjoy fine art photography with Jennifer Byrd Rubacky, light Stonecat Cafe appetizers and a cider tasting with Sweet Land Farm Cellars Wednesday June 19th from 5-7pm - then stay for dinner!

RSVP and share the event page here : Jennifer Byrd Rubacky Art Show & Sweet Land Farm Cellars Cider Tasting

The local beauty captured by Jennifer Byrd Rubacky’s photography showcases much of what we all love here in the Finger Lakes, nature, growth and serenity. Tour the Stonecat Cafe to experience the connective powers of local art, farm to table food and craft beverages.

Stonecat Cafe is open to the public, wheelchair accessible and their hours for the duration of this show are Wednesdays 5-9, Thursdays 5-9, Fridays 5-9, Saturdays 12-9 and Sundays 10-2.

Sweet Land Farm Cellars’ cider is made predominantly from Gold Rush apples from our orchard planted in 2007. A few bittersweet apples have been added to round out the flavor profile. Stonecat will be serving dinner until 9pm.

Hector Handmade’s Gallery Services are made possible in part by the QuickARTS grant program administered by The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes and funded by the Community Foundation of Elmira-Corning and the Finger Lakes, Inc.

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5344 Route 414
Hector, NY
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