Our Philosophy

The Sojourn Artisan Market strives to create a creative outlet for women whether that is making jewelry, displaying jewelry or wearing it while also creating a new source of income. We are made up of a team of artists who are constantly changing and coming up with new and exciting pieces. We also have a team of representatives who work to sell the artists jewelry at various events.

Sojourn aims to inspire women through their personal expression. Our goal is a create a team that supports one another by helping fellow artists, reps and women be the best version themselves.

Embossed earrings

Meet the Team


Acara Phipps

Founder, Artist and Purchasing Manager 

Maker of Acara's Jewelry, felt inspired to change the way handmade jewelry is sold! Our inspiration for our innovative business is to help artisans and representatives live the life they desire!


Jerri Hartz

C0-Founder and Representative Coach 

Jerri, is a single mother, real estate agent, and PTA president! Her role in the company is to be the representatives first contact and she does a little bit of everything to make this company run! She is very excited to take on this new role as co-founder of Sojourn.



Team Motivator and Stress Reliever 

She plays one of the most important roles on our team! She loves her handmade accessories and understands how important confidence is! Winn-Dixie is currently a therapy dog in training and can do a variety of ticks for treats.