Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Bazaar Bizarre @ 78th Street Studios

If you didn't get a chance to go to the East show this year then the West event is a must.  Once again, Bazaar Bizarre will be at the 78th Street Studios.  This is the big one people!!!  You can walk up and down isles of some of the most talented artists/crafters you could ever hope to see.  Not only can you shop at BazBiz, but you can also stop in at some of the wonderful studios in the building.   There will be over 80 vendors with everything from clothes,  jewelry, art prints and other awesome off the wall goodies to fill the stockings.
The 78th Street Studios are located at: 1301 West 78th Street, Cleveland, OH 44102.  You can get your shopping on starting:  Saturday, December 11 Noon-9:00 p.m. & Sunday, December 12 Noon-6:00 p.m.

Weekends On Waterloo/Arts Collinwood/Native Cleveland/Salty Not Sweet

With just a couple of weekends left until Christmas, Waterloo Road in North Collinwood has handmade goodies for the holidays.  From Friday, December 3 at 12:00pm – December 19 at 11:30pm you can get some great deals from the shops on the Waterloo strip.  Arts Collinwood has their annual holiday sale in their gallery, which features over 30 local artists.  Arts Collinwood is located at 15605 Waterloo Rd.

A new handmade shop has opened!!  Welcome Native Cleveland.  If you need a fix for a CLE Clothing Co. t-shirt, this is your one stop shop.  They have all of the CLE clothing you can get your hands on.  Not only can you purchase clothing, but they also have a selection from over 12 local artists.  Native Cleveland is located at 15813 Waterloo Rd.

Get there before it's gone.  That's right, Salty Not Sweet will be on the move after the holidays.  Until that time they have some awesome sales going on some of their handmade items.  Salty Not Sweet is located at 15613 Waterloo Rd.

As always:  buy local, buy handmade this holiday season.

Thursday, December 2, 2010

Call To Artists: Spring Artisan and Craft Market/The Women's Alliance for Recovery Service

The Women's Alliance for Recovery Service is looking for art & craft vendors for their Spring Artisan and Craft Market in Rocky River at the Rocky River Memorial Hall, 21016 Hilliard Rd., on April 16th 2011 from 9 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.  
The craft show began in 1994 as a fundraiser to help empower women against  and rise above drug abuse and domestic violence.  They provide services such as, screening and referral services, educational workshops, public awareness and outreach and more.  The Women's Alliance for Recovery Service reaches out to women all over Northeast Ohio - women that could be your sister, mother or daughter.
You can also access the PDF application HERE.
Click for more information about The Women's Alliance for Recovery Service.

Thursday, November 25, 2010

Ditch the Malls Series: Black Friday Bazaar Bizarre East

Shannon Okey has done it again!  Bazaar Bizarre will be headed East on Black Friday and Saturday.  There will be 20 talented artists selling their wares during the Larchmere Holiday Stroll.  BazBiz will be located in what was once the American Crafts building, 13010 Larchmere Ave., Cleveland, OH.  You can check out Cleveland's talented artists from Friday November 26 at 11:00am - 8:00pm and Saturday November 27 11:00am - 8:00pm.

Ditch the Malls Series: Black Friday Room Service/Made In The 216

As most already know Room Service, owned by Danielle DeBoe has moved from Detroit and will now be located on W. 25th in Ohio City.  The store is bigger and badder than ever.  Black Friday kicks off the grand opening of RS and Made In The 216.  You may be asking what's this Made In The 216?  Well, it's all lovely handmade items made by people in the Cleveland area.  There is an array of cards, clothes, jewelry and everything in between.

The party kicks off on Friday,  November 26 10:00am - 9:00pm and is located at 2078 West 25th Street in Ohio City's Market District.