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Spring Vendor Market will showcase arts, crafts, books and food | News

ROGERSVILLE — Farmhouse in the Valley will host its fourth annual Spring Vendor’s Market with vendors from across the state specializing in merchandise like art, jewelry and other handmade items next weekend.

Local author Barbara Linkous will be signing copies of her two published books, ‘Cora’s Story’ and ‘Words, Attitudes, Actions’. Linkous will also participate in an informal meeting where she will talk about her writing.

Two artists will debut new artwork and sign copies. Kingsport’s Eva Gott will make her debut with a watercolor made especially for the event called “Cardinal Angel”. Gott will also meet attendees and sign handprints.

Linda Smith Latimer, originally from Utah, will also be present to sell her new watercolor entitled “Farmhouse in Spring”.

Some of the vendors that should be on hand include CK’s Boutique, Freebird Wire Designs Jewelry, LaWana’s Cards, Mowdy’s Fruit Butter, Lace in the Dirt, Farmaci, Working Women’s Wordcrafts, and A&N Suds and Such.

Food will be available for purchase at Angeez Catering and Custom Cakes. She will have various packed lunches, drinks and desserts available.

Farmhouse in the Valley is located at 573 Carters Valley Loop Road, Rogersville. The market will be open on April 9 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The meeting with Linkous will take place at 1:30 p.m.