Maker Stories

Learn more about the craftspeople, artisans, farmers, chefs and entrepreneurs who make the Bay Area so rich and beautiful.

We want to know where our food and goods are coming from, and the stories behind the people who make them. We bet you do, too. At Bay Area Doorstep Market we want you to learn about our talented local Makers and hear the stories of how they bring vibrancy to the Bay Area and beyond.

How Lee Hudson turned 38 years of experience growing grapes in the Carneros region into a new venture as a winemaker.

Stomping Grapes into Organic Vodka is a Family Affair

How Nanette and Valentin Humer turned grapeseed oil into one of Oprah's favorite things.


Stemple Creek Ranch lost 95% of their wholesale business due to COVID - and so they found a way to pivot and provide direct-to-consumer grass-fed meat. Support them, and makers like them, on the Market.