Just in time for the holidays, a selection of New England’s most talented artisans and crafters will bring the best of their handmade jewelry, fiber arts, ceramics, soaps, candles and body oils, sculpture, original illustrations, photography and paintings, chocolates and confections to the Arsenal Project (formerly the Arsenal Mall) for a weekend-long shopping extravaganza. With gift-wrapping on-site with proceeds going to charity and live musical performances from local musicians and choirs, this event is not to be missed!
Vendors at this event maintain online shops on the handmade-focused global marketplace, Etsy.com. They also reside in the Greater Boston area, and meet monthly with a goal to strengthen the local artist/maker/seller community! Saturday, December 20th, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sunday, December 21st, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM The Arsenal Project of Watertown 485 Arsenal St, Watertown, MA 02472
Saturday, December 13, 2014, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
and Sunday, December 14, 2014,12:00 noon - 5:00 pm.
Holly Fair has been a Harvard Square tradition for over 60 years and the Center has been the place to shop for top quality, hand-crafted artwork and gifts for the holiday season. This year's fair—Saturday, December 13 from 10am to 6pm and Sunday, December 14 from noon to 5pm—features more than 70 vendors spread out in both buildings at 42 & 56 Brattle. Proceeds will go to support the artists and to the CCAE scholarship fund.
"We have a tremendous variety of beautiful and affordable things this year," commented Executive Director Susan Hartnett. "Shoppers can find handmade jewelry, bags, sweaters, scarves, natural beauty items, soaps, ceramics, stained glass, ornaments, photographs, cards, prints, paintings, food items and much more—ranging in price from $2 to $200."
New vendors this year include artist Maeve Mueller, a participant in this year's Comm…
Sunday, December 7, 2014
Featuring over 30 talented local artists!
Browse: Affordable Art, Crafts, Jewelry, Ornaments, Greeting Cards, Records, Paintings, Screen Prints, Posters, Vintage Clothing, Original Drawings, Self-Published Books, Locally Designed Clothing, Stickers, Buttons, Coloring Books, Comics, and MORE!
Adult holiday drinks and kid friendly holiday drinks will be available.
This event is family friendly!
Projected holiday movies and holiday music provided by MMMMaven!
Brought to you by: Central Square Business Association, The Middle East Club, The Central Square Cultural District, Paint Pens Collective, and MMMMaven
Curated by: Elizabeth Siegel of BostonArtistsBlog.com
This event is FREE to the public!
The Middle East
472-480 Mass Ave
Cambridge, MA https://www.facebook.com/events/1542226609347466/
Port Call - Shipyard Soirée Saturday, December 13, 2014 7:00pm-12:00am 256 Marginal Street Boston, MA 02128
HarborArts warmly invites you to PORT CALL, their first annual winter shipyard soirée. Join them for an evening of art, music, and libations in BLDG 32, an immense raw industrial space they plan to transform into an incubator for public art in Boston!
This BLDG 32 showcase will include a curated pop-up exhibition featuring works by compelling contemporary artists, paired with sonidos calientes by Ricardo De Lima (of Picó Picante) and friends. Keep the chill off with custom cocktails from Boston’s own GrandTen Distillery and delicious hot bites.
Your $30 ticket includes complimentary food and drinks; all proceeds from the event will support local artists and arts programming in the shipyard.
Feel free to invite friends by sharing the link. http://www.eventbrite.com/e/port-call-shipyard-soiree-tickets-14334919129?aff=rmlist Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/395154460638802