Author: Out Of Hand

Our new Spring Market takes place May 8 & 9

Out of Hand Modern Market is pleased to announce our first annual Spring Market on Friday, May 8 and Saturday, May 9, 2020!

Just in time for Mother’s Day, the market takes place in the RCMP Barn on the Saanich Fairgrounds. In Out of Hand style this big barn will be transformed into a wonderful Spring Market with an incredible array of beautiful goods made by local makers and artists plus live music, a coffee bar and food options.

Tickets go on sale through our website on April 1, 2020 for $5.  Tickets will also be available at the door for $7.

Artists and makers interested in applying for the 2020 Spring and Holiday Market can complete our online application form available on our website.

The Last Day!

The 31st annual Out of Hand Modern Market has been a wonderful event so far. Sadly its our last day tomorrow, Sunday, November 24. We will be open at 11am until 4pm. Come by and check out the amazing group of Artists and Makers that are all under one roof at the very festive Crystal Garden.


Join Our Wreath Making Workshop

Out of Hand is full of talented makers and artists. For just an hour why not join them and make your own beautiful holiday wreath. Coming home during the holidays is made even more special when a wreath adorns your door.

Sarah from You Floral will lead this workshop and help you create a stunning wire frame wreath decorated with an array of greenery resulting in a contemporary take on a holiday classic.

The workshop takes place at 3pm on Saturday, November 23 on the upper level of Crystal Garden near the Gourmet Market.

To register for this workshop please visit our event page. Note your workshop fee includes entrance to the market. You will be emailed a ticket with a QR code that will be scanned at the door.

The first 25 revealed!

Over 100 incredible artists and makers will be taking part in the 31st annual Out of Hand Modern Market. Check out the the first 25 of this amazing group we are proud to present this year in our makers section.

For some, like Adhesif Clothing, Gordon Hutchens, June Hunter Images, The Wooden Forge, Treats Designs, You + Me Candles and more this will be the only time they will be in Victoria this year. Make sure you save the date and don’t miss out.

Apply now!

Applications are now being accepted for the 31st annual Out of Hand Modern Market taking place in the Crystal Garden from November 22 to 24, 2019

Out of Hand is a much anticipated holiday market featuring some of the best artists and makers in Western Canada and attracting shoppers from across Vancouver Island. Showcasing the incredible work of over 100 renowned artists and makers, Out of Hand carefully curates the market for a premium shopping experience.

If you are an accomplished Canadian artist or maker that designs and/or creates your work by hand consider applying to Out of Hand 2019.

Out of Hand Celebrates 30 Years

Bigger and better than ever, Out of Hand Modern Market takes place Friday, November 23 to Sunday, November 25. In celebration of the 30th anniversary of Out of Hand, the Victoria Conference Centre will be transformed into a wonderful holiday shopping experience with beautiful goods made by 125 artists and markers from across Western Canada.