Featured Artist – Candy Wheat

Candy Wheat sells her beautiful ceramics at both of our Block Party locations. She is the director of the Trinity Presbyterian Church Faith & Art Center in Louisville, KY. Through the Faith & Art Center, Candy teaches ceramics to people with developmental disabilities, helping to provide them with a creative outlet for expression. Candy currently has an exhibition at the downtown Block Party location with her beautiful nativity scenes. Her exhibition will be on display through the end of December so stop by and see her beautiful work!


I fell in love with pottery in the North Carolinian mountans in the potters hands. I like to make any thing that reflects nature or that can share Gods love. I love teaching and sharing God’s love through Art. I have the best students any one could hope for. I have about 150 students all with develamental disabilities. God has blessed me with this special ministry. – Candy Wheat




Black Friday at Block Party


Today at both of our locations we’ll have some shopping specials! A $50 purchase earns you a $10 Block Party gift certificate and a $100 purchase earns you a $20 Block Party gift certificate!

Our downtown shop will be open 11AM-7PM and our Frankfort Avenue shop will be open 10AM-9PM.

At our Frankfort Avenue location we’ll be open late for the FAT Friday Trolley Hop. We’ll have our new artist of the month, Hound Dog Press, on display! Stop by and start your holiday shopping early!

Small Business Saturday



Happy Thanksgiving!

1. What do you Shop Small for?
2. Do it for the things you love and the place you call home.
3. Help make it a Saturday to remember.

Nov 28 is Small Business Saturday, a day created specifically for small businesses like Block party Handmade Boutique. This year, don’t just Shop Small for our handmade, unique, gifts. Do it for the businesses you love, for the community you call home, and for the money that can stay in the neighborhood when we all Shop Small. This Nov 28, get up, get out, and Shop Small.

Find us at 560 S. 4th St. (11AM-7PM) and 2916 Frankfort Ave. (11AM-6PM).

The first 15 customers at each shop will receive a swag bag of goodies! We’ll have artist meet & greets throughout the day, trunk shows, shopping specials and more! You don’t want to miss out on the holiday fun!

Thanks for choosing to #ShopSmall. Please share your Small Business Saturday experience on your social channels and tag Block Party on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram. See you Saturday!