Thank you so much for giving the gift of Kansas this holiday season. Our gift boxes have sold out for the year 2021, but there are still plenty of ways to give the gift of Kansas here on our marketplace! Thanks again for supporting Kansas farms, agribusinesses and food companies!
The Bluestem Gift Box: ($30) SOLD OUT FOR THE YEAR This NEW box is perfect for the popcorn lover in your life. We're sure you'll be thinking of Kansas when you enjoy the Tornado Popcorn from Cashmere Gourmet. From Kansas-grown Free Day popcorn kernels to holiday flavors from Schlaegel Homegrown and PoPt! Gourmet, the goodies in this box are pop-tastic! It even includes Wright Enterprises sunflower oil for all your poppin' needs!
The Konza Gift Box: ($25) SOLD OUT FOR THE YEAR A "little favorite" with BIG flavor. Receive the taste of Kansas or give the taste of Kansas with the Konza box. It includes everything from sweet Sticky Spoons jelly to savory snacks from Safely Delicious, Snax Sun, Twisted Pepper, and Yoder Meats. Don't worry, it also includes the classic Sweet Granada chocolate sunflower! Everyone in the family is sure to find something more to love about Kansas.
The Ad Astra Gift Box: ($55) SOLD OUT FOR THE YEAR A Kansas classic! The Ad Astra box is sure to please any Kansan. It includes everything from Yoder Meats famous snack sticks to Grandma Hoerner's pie filling. This box includes 9 full-size Kansas-made food items, making it easy for the whole family to enjoy the flavors of Kansas this holiday season. You'll smell amazing too with the Madd House Hill Peppermint Lotion Stick.
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Mild & Sassy Dry Rub: Sweet and Savory blend of fresh spices that will caramelize perfectly on any type of meat, fish, or poultry. It is not just for meats! Makes a great seasoning for stir fry, or grilled vegetables. Sprinkle over fresh popcorn for a quick and tasty snack.
Hot & Sassy Dry Rub: This Dry Rub has the same great flavors as the Mild, but we turned up the heat a bit. Sprinkle over some freshly made deviled eggs to add a little extra flavor. Use to make quick and easy Crock-pot Pulled Pork Sandwiches. Mix a couple tablespoon of rub in with a glass of Apple Juice and let your Pork Loin cook on low until done. Shred and use one of our Sassy Sauce as a final touch.
Mild & Sassy Barbeque Sauce: This delicious, sweet and flavorful sauce brings an explosion of flavor in your every bite. Whether it be for dipping your potatoes chips in, to topping a pulled pork sandwich, you won't be disappointed, Use on any type of meats to add a beautiful glaze finish.
Hot & Sassy Barbeque Sauce: The same sweet flavor of the Mild & Sassy, but has a little kick to it. Want to take your baked beans to another level, add some Hot & Sassy Sauce to your mix and then bake them to perfection! Use as a base for a Barebeque Chicken Pizza. It also makes a great dipping sauce.
Extra Hot & Sassy: This can be used for anything and everything, just know that it will take you on a heat wave. Gives a good amount of heat but still allows you to taste the delicious flavor of the sauce. Throw it on some BBQ Nachos, or put a spoonful on top of your baked potatoes.
We know that you will love this lavender "essentials" gift set. Lavender is so relaxing and calming we hope you will send this special package to your friends and family for any occasion. Lavender "Essentials" Gift Set Contains:
1 Artisan Travel Tin Candle (Select preferred scent available in pure lavender, lavender citrus, lavender sage, lavender sandalwood)
For those who want to try everything! Let’s face it, all of these cheeses are scrumptious and sometimes you just have to have a little of everything! This basket gives it all: 8 oz. curd, caraway havarti, plain havarti, feta, tilsit, Elbing, fromage blanc, and cheddar block.
One four-pack each of Marie Antoinette's Turtle Cupcakes. (Chocolate cake and white frosting topped with caramel, pecans and chocolate drizzle), Marie Antoinette's Double Chocolate Cupcakes. (Gluten free chocolate cake with chocolate infused chocolate frosting.) and Marie Antoinette's Red Velvet Cupcakes. (Red Velvet Gluten Free Chocolate Cake with cream cheese flavored buttercream icing.)
What is Big Slice Apple Sauce? It is the way it was originally made with big slices of fresh apples, slow cooked, with only natural ingredients added. The way Grandma Hoerner made it back in the late 1800's. Made the "Old Fashioned" way...just like Grandma's! So chunky you can eat it with a fork!
A Healthy Snack Non-GMO Project Verified Naturally Gluten Free Made with USA Apples No High Fructose Corn Syrup Great Source of Vitamin C 19 oz
These Bags of treats are perfect as gifts for your favorite pets. There are three packages of decorated bags with one large, two medium and three small bones in each gift bag. Kaw-She bones are made using quality ingredients. The treats are baked fresh as orders are received, then hand decorated. Our treat recipes are our own creation, so our products are unique and one-of-a-kind. We bake the moisture out of our treats, therefore, they are a crunchy / tasty treat your pet will beg for more of. These variety packs are available with a variety of all the bones sizes or all one size of bone. This variety pack is approximately ½ pound of treats. We also have cutout treats for special occasions and sports seasons. The ribbons decorating the bags can be curled in multiple colors to help promote your favorite holiday, school or team. (i.e. red/green for Christmas, Orange/black for Halloween, Pink/Red/White for Valentines, etc.)
Once you take your first bite of Hoganville Family Farms sauerkraut, you know it's completely different than other sauerkraut. Naturally fermented, our sauerkraut has only three ingredients: cabbage, salt, and water. You will find a mild flavor and crunchy texture 24 oz
Do you remember your favorite stories from your childhood? The stories that would grab your attention and hold on forever in your memory? In 1955, a unique discovery was made in rural Kansas. For years this discovery would be the source of a story told over and over by a grandpa to his grandson. And because of this story, an adventurous bond would be created between them forever. If you want to learn more about the book, check out www.truekstreasure.com.
The KANSAS! calendar showcases the vibrantly, stunning beauty the Sunflower State holds within its border. Each month highlights exquisite images of Kansas from some of the best photographers around our state. This calendar reminds you of your favorite place every day of the year. (Price of calendar includes $4 shipping)
Your subscription to KANSAS! magazine includes five (5) issues per year, plus a KANSAS! calendar in the winter and the Kansas Official Travel Guide every summer. One Year Subscription: $20.00 Two Year Subscription: $36.00
If the art piece is already made, it will be mailed out in two to three days. If the piece needs to be handmade, Marian will need one to three weeks. Marian will be in communication with the customer through email, text, or phone during this time.
Material - Each piece is made from hand-cut Kansas Hard Red Winter Wheat
Treble Clef: Music symbols are meaningful for many people. Here six stems of Kansas wheat are woven together to create a lovely, round textured plait. Carefully twisted into the shape of the Treble Clef, this art piece makes a special gift for music lovers. A red and black checked ribbon decorates this treble clef or Marian will work with the customer for ribbon variations. Size - The size varies due to the natural properties of wheat. The piece is sewn into place on a 4.5” w x 9”h cardstock for packaging.
Flower Ornament: A ring of plaited wheat straw makes this a lovely ornament as it showcases the wheat heads in an artistic way. Six straws are wrapped around a straw-covered-wire to create this unique design called an arrow-plait. When the plaiting is finished Marian takes her thumb and forefinger and bends it into the shape of a circle or oval. A silk or paper flower is added to the wheat heads along with a bit of ribbon. Here the ornament uses a pink paper rose and a jute bow or Marian will work with the customer for embellishment variations. Size - The size varies due to the natural properties of wheat. The piece is sewn into place on a 3½” w x 5”- 6”h cardstock for packaging.
Starlit Ornament: The Starlit Ornament showcases a six-pointed star, relevant as a religious symbol or as stars in the universe. The star is made by folding two, flattened straws together in a pattern. The circle uses six straw stems of wheat carefully folded following the pattern called a fill-the-gap plait. It is then tied and pinned into a circle shape to dry. A simple red and black checked ribbon accents the top of the ornament. For ribbon variations Marian will work with the customer. Size - The size varies due to the natural properties of wheat. The piece is sewn into place on a 3½” w x 5”- 6”h cardstock for packaging.
Horseshoe and Tassel: Kansas has a strong culture of horse breeding, raising them for pleasure and for ranching. This ornament pays honor to them by using straw with an authentic horsehair tassel and a horseshoe nail. The horseshoe shape uses six straws wrapped around a straw-covered-wire to create this unique design called an arrow-plait. When the plaiting is finished Marian takes her thumb and forefinger and bends it into the horseshoe shape. The tassel and nail are then tied on to complete the art piece. Material - Hand-cut Kansas Hard Red Winter Wheat, authentic horseshoe nails and horsehair. Size - The size varies due to the natural properties of wheat. The piece is sewn into place on a 3½” w x 5”- 6”h cardstock for packaging.
From Field to Table Sunflower Ornament: This wheat weaving design was created by Marian to decorate the dinner plates for a Kansas harvest celebration in 2018. She and Daughter Christy made eighty five of them! Each one uses seven straws to create the arrow-plait. The sunflower is made from yellow and orange dyed straw that is flattened and applied with glue to a lightweight paper. When dried, a paper punch cuts the flower shapes. A green checked ribbon finishes the ornament. Size - The size varies due to the natural properties of wheat. The piece is sewn into place on a 5”- 6” w x 8”- 9”h cardstock for packaging.
Candy Cane or Sheppard’s Crook: Biblically known as the Sheppard’s Crook this traditional Christmas ornament will look festive on the Christmas tree or used as a package tie for the presents under the tree. A red and black checked ribbon decorates the ornament. Marian will work with the customer for ribbon variations. Size - The size varies due to the natural properties of wheat. The piece is sewn into place on a 5” w x 8 ½” h cardstock for packaging.
Celebrating the Cross The Sanctuary Crosses of Marian SyWassink Vavra
In 2016, Marian published her book Celebrating the Cross: The Sanctuary Crosses of Marian SyWassink Vavra. Woven into this colorful, photograph-filled book are the stories behind and inspirations for the design of nine masterpiece straw crosses, as well as the prayer written on the back of each. In addition to providing detailed instructions for crosses or companion projects, experienced wheat artist Marian SyWassink Vavra explains the specific techniques needed to complete the artwork. The book is also a comprehensive how-to, technique filled book with instructions and illustrations so others can recreate her art and make their own.
Book size is 8.5" x 11" (21.59 x 27.94 cm) and is 134 pages .