Thursday, October 18, 2012

Open Studios Kick Off Party This Friday!

Ready to get your weekend started?

A few  members of the Charm City Craft Mafia will be out and about to help kick off the Open Studio Tours that are happening this weekend.  Val of Bowerbox Press will be showing at Golden West, Jen of Yummy & Company will be vending at the corner of 36th and Roland along with a bunch of other vendors and performers, and many of the Mafia's work can be found at Trohv!

Swing by and enjoy live music, beer by Union Craft Brewing & local art.  Oh yeah, and it's free to attend!

Music and performances by:
5:00 Zoe Burke + Arc
5:30 Tendrills
6:00 Chang Park
6:30 Erik Spangler
7:00 Lisa Doll & the Rock n Roll Romance
8:00 The Music Workshop
9:00 Squaaks

5-10PMLocated at the corner of 36th & Roland Ave, in Hampden.

Thursday, October 11, 2012

Last Chance Holiday Craft Show

In case you missed the Holiday Heap application deadline (we are currently pouring over so many amazing entries!), or if you wanted to check out another local craft show, check out Charm City Craftivists! They are a team of crafters who combine their love and talent of homemade with a passion for social activism. Applications are now online, and the deadline to apply is October 26th. Good luck!

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Last call for Holiday Heap 2012 applications!

Applications close at midnight, October 5th! Holiday cheer bursts through the walls of St. John's Church at our annual shows, and we the Charm City Craft Mafia are always so incredibly honored to share the festivities with our other indie craft colleagues. The event is FREE, open to the public, and host to food trucks and coffee vendors, in addition to a wide array of thoughtfully juried handmade goods.

Applications are open through October 5th at midnight. Don't forget to take sparkling photos of your very best work, and fill out the application in its entirety in order to be considered. Good Luck, Crafters!

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

MD Art Law Clinic

Artists with legal questions wanted! Maryland Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts is taking its FREE services to Station North this fall! MdVLA’s Arts Law Clinic will give artists the opportunity to meet with an experienced attorney for a 25 minute session on non-litigation related issues involving copyright, contract, and business law. Free clinics will be held from 1 to 4 pm on Oct. 6 and 20, Nov. 3 and 17, and Dec. 1 at City Arts Apartments. Want in? Two ways: -Make an appointment! e-mail to reserve a slot -Drop by! stop by the City Arts Building (440 E. Oliver St.) from 1-4. Can't make it, still interested? They'll be having repeat clinic days from 1-4 PM on October 20th, November 3rd, November 17th, and December 1st.

Call for Artists - Hampden

Hampden Community Council is looking for artists to sell and show their work for a one-night-only event kicking off the citywide Open Studio Tour October 19th. For more info, contact: