Hello all Artists/Crafters/Artisans/Artist-Crafters:
This year, the Assembly Square area of Somerville will be developed into a major shopping, entertainment, and transportation hub, as Federal Realty creates “Assembly Row,” featuring a collection of new restaurants, a condominium complex, a brand new AMC movie theater, and even a dedicated MBTA T-stop. This Summer, Aigner/Prensky Marketing, at the behest of Federal Realty, will host a series of outdoor craft shows to kick off the introduction of Assembly Row to the public.
Aigner/Prensky Marketing is investing heavily in the promotion of this event, including features on WBZ, NPR, and Boston.com, Boston Magazine, and a massive billboard on I-93 in Somerville, which 70,000 travelers will view daily. The May 18th show will feature ample parking for both customers and exhibitors, a variety of food trucks, a workshop led by Etsy vendors on making your Etsy shop thrive, and a diverse group of vendors. ALL goods must be handmade (no re-sale, mass-produced). The deadline to apply is April 30th, 2013!!!
East Boston, MA: The World Peace Mural Tour will make its way to Boston for a special 4th of July Independence Day installation of a “Handwritten Mural” by renowned Miami artist, Renda Writer. The artist will install a “World Peace” mural on the main exterior wall of Iglesias Bautista Sendas de Fe in East Boston (316 East Meridian St., Boston, MA 02128) on July 4th, starting at 10am. The mural will include the phrase “WORD PEACE” spray-painted repetitiously, in a patriotic mix of red, white, and blue. For more details, check the World Peace Mural Tour Facebook Event.
Boston is the first stop on the “World Peace Mural Tour.” The five-city tour will make its way to Detroit in late July and will then head back East to create murals in Philadelphia and Washington DC in August and New York in September.
The World Peace Mural Tour is an artistic campaign and an ongoing art installation project aimed at enacting worldwide change through the power of the written word and the energy behind the w…