Artists, crafters, and spirited creators come together from all over the U.S. to provide you with the opportunity to browse and shop for gifts for loved ones for the Norooz holidays, as well as getting to know more of the Norooz-celebrating creatives in our country. For more info, visit the official site for Norooz and RSVP on https://www.facebook.com/events/2231546933755093/
The MakeHER Mart features a pop-up artisan market, promoting local women artists and designers who create handcrafted art and merchandise. A wide variety of products, including jewelry, fine art, home accents, and personal accessories will be available.
An annual event, the two-day MakeHER Summit will empower and celebrate creative women entrepreneurs in a dynamic mashup of the museum’s annual Maker’s Mart and the renowned Fresh Talk public programs series. Events include:
Brookland Exchange is a new indie market that aims to support local makers, creative expression and interaction between community and creative commerce on the Arts Walk Brookland. Find everything from art, fashion, gifts for baby, locally made foods and more! Over 40 local creative business will offer their products for sale during an evening of live music, and community activities on the Arts Walk, at Monroe Street Market during Third Thursday. More details here.
Crafty is the go-to destination for discovering unique, ethically sourced goods from independent artists and visionaries. Now in its 16th year, the fair connects consumers with rare products they won’t find anywhere else. If you’re looking for that one-of-a-kind gift or shopping for something that can add a little personality to your home, Crafty is the place to be. More details here.