Crafty Bastards Arts & Crafts Fair is the go-to destination for discovering unique, ethically sourced goods from independent artists and visionaries. Now in its 15th year, the fair connects consumers with rare products they won’t find anywhere else, giving them a shopping experience unlike any other. The Washington City Paper, the District’s premier alternative newsweekly, hosts the annual event that unites artists, makers, and creatives from all walks of life.
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 Bastards D.C. is the place to be. It’s where you can strike up a conversation with vendors and learn more about their design and production processes. It’s where you can stumble upon unexpected gems and wonder how you ever lived without them. And maybe, just maybe, it’s where you’ll be inspired to get crafty yourself.
The 6th annual One of a Kind Spring Show returns to The Mart from April 29-May 1 for a unique shopping event that supports the creative community and more than 300 talented artists, makers and designers. Talk directly with the makers themselves while enjoying great food and drinks, live music, hands-on workshops and more. Here at this show, shoppers and art enthusiasts will find thousands of designs and handmade products across 20 different categories.
Renegade Chicago returns for a festive wintertime marketplace. Our last travel market of the season, we can think of no better place than to come back to Chicago for a festive and fun wintry show at Renegade Craft. We're excited to try a new venue and bring you lots of great options for holiday gifting and shopping. See you soon Chicago!
Join us on the Arts Walk for Small Business Saturday! The Arts Walk is home to 27 studios featuring dozens of different artists, makers, and small businesses! Most of us will be open for the day with lots of love to share!