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2424 E. Coral St
Philadelphia, PA, 19125

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Events

Jun
16
Jun 18

Art for the Cash Poor

  • Crane Arts

KICK-OFF PARTY Friday 5:30-9p | Saturday & Sunday 12-5p

InLiquid is pleased to present our annual summer art sale at Crane Arts located at 1400 N. American Street. Based on the premise that everyone can be an art collector, AFTCP is one of the longest running art festivals in the Kensington/Fishtown area. The best part: all works, by both emerging and established artists alike, are priced at $199 and under. This is a one-of-a-kind event where first-time collectors can speak with artists firsthand about their process, inspiration, and above all: find their niche within the arts scene.
Jul
15
12:00 pm12:00

DOUBLE-FINGER WORKSHOP

  • STOREHOUSE

JOIN US FOR FUN + SUN

CLICK TO RESERVE A SPOT

The amazing trio behind Philadelphia based Forge & Finish will teach participants how to make a custom fit double finger ring using a bronze or sterling silver sheet. Each person will leave the workshop with a finished product and better understanding of hand fabricated jewelry.

This workshop will be a total of four hours broken into 1 hour time slots. We can accommodate approx 4-5 people at a time comfortably. Everyone will get specialized attention. Feel free to pick which session time works best for you. 

This workshop will be held at STOREHOUSE. 


May
13
May 14

Art Star Penn's Landing!

  • Great Plaza at Penn's Landing
14th Annual Spring Art Star Craft Bazaar is back again on Mother's Day Weekend. Shop for Mom on Saturday and bring her along on Sunday for a fun, family day at the waterfront!  Free to attend / Rain or Shine

14th Annual Spring Art Star Craft Bazaar is back again on Mother's Day Weekend. Shop for Mom on Saturday and bring her along on Sunday for a fun, family day at the waterfront! 
Free to attend / Rain or Shine

Mar
24
7:00 pm19:00

FIBULAE: Holding it together

Hello Friends,

Please join us tomorrow for the VERY FIRST Forge & Finish Gallery event! 

Sneak Peek: Featured artist Emily Cobb

Sneak Peek: Featured artist Emily Cobb

In addition to showing these wonderful brooches from these talented artists, we will have musical accompaniment by DJ Frosty, Fo Sho and Tell and AJ from Philly spinning in the house. As well as live performances by: Little strike & Ian Mayer. 

We hope to see you! 

Dec
17
Dec 18

Renegade Craft Fair: Brooklyn Holiday Pop-Up

  • Industry City Factory

About RCF Pop-Ups


Looking to support small businesses this holiday season? Our Holiday Pop-Ups provide more opportunities for our attendees to shop for handmade gifts. We love experimenting with new formats and trying out cool venues, and are excited to bring RCF to Industry City in Brooklyn! Join us as we bring the best of our Fairs to our attendees, with a local emphasis and a spontaneous vibe.
Dec
1
5:00 pm17:00

THE FACTORY: a pop-up shop

  • 401 South Broad Street Philadelphia, PA, 19147 United States

On December 15th, the Gershman Y is hosting Yo La Tengo in concert to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Velvet Underground’s Philadelphia debut.

With over 500 tickets sold, we expect that this event will be the event of the year. An exhibition of photos of Andy Warhol, the Velvet Underground, and superstar Nico will open on the evening of December 1 in anticipation of the event.

In honor of this exhibition and special performance, we are proud to announce that THE PHILLY SHOPS is collaborating with the Gershman Y to curate a one-time shopping event on December 1. In homageto Andy Warhol and the culture of pop art, THE FACTORY: a pop up shop, will feature a mix of Philadelphia independent designers and brands, along with a few of our favorite boutiques.

Trust us when we say that that this will be an amazing night and you want to be there to meet the designers, check out the products and shop for some amazing items.

Please check back soon for a complete list of designers, brands and boutiques.

Nov
11
4:00 pm16:00

Trunk Show/Workshop @ Interwoven

  • Interwoven
Personalized tag necklaces!

Personalized tag necklaces!

Join us for good times, sips & snacks, while we teach you how to personalize a necklace with a pendant in the shape of your choice. The holiday season is fast approaching, and nothing beats a handmade gift for those dear to your heart. As always, Bianca's sharp style keeps Interwoven freshly stocked with irresistible buys from clothes to shoes, accessories, apothecary products, home goods, and much more. 

Nov
3
6:00 pm18:00

Trunk Show @ Cure De Repos

  • Cure de Repos

Trust science. Be young. Be timeless with MEDER beauty science.

Join us on Thursday November 3rd from 6pm-8pm at Cure de Repos Spa for our master class and learn about all the ingredients, technology, and the leading Swiss cosmetic lab where Dr. Tina Orasmae-Meder has created cutting edge biotechnology and unique organic ingredients that lead to amazing results and more radiant, youthful skin!

Oct
14
4:00 pm16:00

Nude Night

  • The Sculpture Yard

Nude Night Philly is an exciting artistic event in Philadelphia specifically raising money to benefit Breast Cancer Research. Fight the fight by supporting this local organization with 35% of the art sale proceeds benefiting this dire cause.

Host: Victor Perez    

Contact: vgrooveproductions@gmail.com

ARTIST APPLY HERE!

Oct
7
Oct 9

FIELD + SUPPLY: a modern craft & design fair

  • Hasbrouck House
Field + Supply began in 2014, as a modern interpretation of a traditional arts and crafts fair.  It consists of a carefully curated selection of makers highlighting goods, old and new, from a variety of studios and workshops representing a wide range of crafts. 
This multi-day experience has grown to include delicious food and drinks from the area, along with hands-on activities as well as live music.  
This year, we've moved just around the bend to a nearby apple orchard, where we'll be able to accommodate even more makers, additional workshops, happy hours, private dinners, a Biscuit Buffet and a rousing Barn Dance! 
We hope you can join us over Columbus Day weekend, October 7th, 8th, and 9th at Hasbrouck House and Stone Ridge Orchard for a truly incredible gathering. Look forward to seeing you there!
Sep
23
Sep 25

100 Craftswomen + a few good men

  • The Westin Princeton Hotel Forrestal Village
AN EXHIBITION AND SALE OF CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN CRAFT TO BENEFIT PROGRAMS AND SERVICES OF 
Sep
17
10:00 am10:00

THE MAKER'S FESTIVAL

  • TBD
To 'make' is to create, through invention and handiwork, from conception to finish. The mission of our festival is to highlight the underground current of makers who are changing the landscape of production and consumerism in America. It will be a day to celebrate the collective artistic endeavors of homegrown talent locally and beyond. It will feature a range of makers whose crafts include everything from handmade and vintage fashion, to woodworking, to photography and fine art, to food and music.
Sep
10
Sep 11

Renegade Craft Fair CHICAGO

  • Wicker Park

14th ANNUAL

Chicago is where RCF first launched back in 2003, and we’re proud to come back home for our 14th straight year. Experience a fun-filled weekend of the newest voices in modern craft and design, inspiring DIY workshops, immersive features and events, scrumptious food + drink, and more.

RCF Advisory:

TRANSPORTATION

We encourage you to walk, bike or take public transit to the Fair! The Division St. Blue Line “L” stop is just a few blocks away!

PARKING

Limited street parking may be available but is not guaranteed.

FAIR ENVIRONMENT

This Fair will be held outdoors.

PET POLICY

Please bring your furry friends!

Aug
19
Aug 21

22nd Annual Montauk Art Show

  • Montauk Railroad Station

EVERYONE WELCOME - FREE ADMISSION
 

The third weekend in August is our Annual Outdoor Juried Art Show on the Montauk Village Green. Started in 1994, this was our first fund raising effort and it continues to be a major summer event in Montauk, drawing buyers from New York City and all the Hamptons. We invite professional artists to apply to our jury. Accepted artists may then set up their tents and show their works of fine art in oil, water color, acrylics, pastels, graphics, mixed media, sculpture and photography and fine art jewelry for sale. We only have enough room on this Green for 80 artists and our jury chooses the best.

Aug
15
Aug 17

POOL TRADE SHOW//ATTENTION BUYERS

  • Mandalay Bay Convention Center
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Forge & Finish is heading back to Las Vegas with a sparkly new jewelry line sure to make waves in this desert oasis.

Catch a preview of Men'et Collection here.

Please direct wholesale inquiries to forgeandfinish@gmail.com

Aug
7
10:00 am10:00

2nd Street Festival

  • North 2nd Street Philadelphia, PA 19123 United States

Join us at the City's biggest & best block party. We're closing off North 2nd between Germantown and Green Streets here in Northern Liberties and filling the entire street with workshops, art, food, beer gardens, craft vendors, and three stages of live music. 

Jul
30
Jul 31

Asbury Art Star Craft Bazaar

  • Bradley Park

PHILLY WEEKEND INVASION AT THE JERSEY SHORE!

Free to Attend / Rain or Shine

Saturday 10a-7p//Sunday 10a-4p

The Art Star Craft Bazaar will be coming back to Asbury Park for its 2nd year! Set in Bradley Park, which is situated directly across the street from the Asbury Park Boardwalk and Convention Hall, in the midst of Asbury’s prime summer season. Join us at the beach for a celebration of all things handmade!
The Asbury Park Art Star Craft Bazaar is an outdoor retail/art craft show that is organized by Philadelphia’s premier indie craft shop and gallery, Art Star.  Over 50 local and national artists have been chosen to set up shop and sell their wares at Bradley Park, nearby the beach and boardwalk in Asbury Park, NJ.
Shoppers can expect high quality handmade goods that reflect Art Star’s unique and quirky aesthetic.  Erin Waxman and Megan Brewster of Art Star have hand selected a diverse collection of  artists that create anything + everything, including housewares, paper goods, jewelry, prints, ceramics, clothing, accessories, photgraphy, pet accessories, paintings/drawings, sculpture, and many other one-of-a-kind curiosities.  All items have been handmade from a variety of mediums that include fabric, clay, glass, wood, paper and  much more.  The show will also include artists who will be selling select works (t-shirts, prints, cards, etc) that have been reproduced in small batches, if not locally, within the US. The Art Star Craft Bazaar aims to offer something for everyone (women, men, kids, moms, babies, teens, etc) at a range of prices to accommodate all budgets.
The show will also include freshly prepared food by She’s Got BallsDill With It, and more TBA. There will be live acoustic music all day, each day brought to you byAsbury Underground. Line-up coming soon!
While visiting our bazaar, we encourage guests to explore all that Asbury Park has to offer.  There is a variety of great independent shops and restaurants along the boardwalk, as well as a thriving shopping district along Cookman Avenue and connecting side streets. Make to check out the Visionary Tattoo Arts Festival which will be held in the Convention Hall, right across from the bazaar!
Jul
23
Jul 24

Forces

  • J.O.G. Gallery

James Oliver Gallery is proud to announce FORCES. This group exhibition opens July 23 and runs through August 27, 2016. Refreshments provided for opening reception.

FORCES refers to the power behind the works, individual strengths of the pieces, and the collective of the body of work as a powerful statement. Each carefully selected piece of art provides an open window to the artists' legs on their own representations. Showcasing seventeen artists, FORCES shines a light on their most unabashed faithful terms. 

We will be debuting our new jewelry line Men'et. Don't miss out!

Jul
23
12:00 pm12:00

Art Star Pop-Up at SSHP

The Art Star Pop Up Market will be back at Spruce Street Harbor Park this Summer Season! The Market will feature the work of up to 21 curated art + craft vendors. Each participating vendor will be set up al fresco style under a tree lined walkway within the popular park. Shoppers can expect a variety of handmade goods at an affordable price range and the vendor line-up will change each Saturday.

The park features a pop up restaurant and bar, a boardwalk, games, live music, family friendly activities and the most popular attraction – HAMMOCKS! Learn more about Spruce Street Harbor Park here.http://www.delawareriverwaterfront.com/places/spruce-street-harbor-park