Monthly Archives: April 2009

Craftervidz: Revamped Coasters

The 2009 Green Street Fair is just a day away! As we put the finishing touches on the Rethunk craft fair and Swap-O-Rama-Rama, check out this Craftervidz starring Beth as…

Handmade Detroit on Fox 2

Well! We had a great time making cards with Fox 2′s Jackie Paige on Monday to promote the upcoming Green Street Fair. Check out our Fox 2 eReport!

Check out Penguicon and Summit of Awesome

In addition to all the fun Handmade Detroit has going on at Green Street Fair this weekend, we are also lending support to two other events: Penguicon and Summit of…

Introducing our Rethunk Vendors!

This year’s Rethunk booth is gonna be great, thanks to all of these people (the fantastic vendors)!  The lineup is: Friday  (Noon – 7pm): (sub)UrbanFringe White Dragon Essentials Juniper Johns…

Crafty Biz 103: Writing a Business Plan

Even if your crafty business has been around for a long time without one, you really should think about writing a business plan. Not only is a good business plan…

Thanks for Craft Revival!

Thanks to all who came out, sold and worked at Craft Revival this past Saturday. What a blast! The weather was beautiful and the atmosphere top notch! You can keep…

Announcing our Redesign Contest, enter to win today!

In celebration of our site redesign, we’re throwing a big ole’ crafty contest. There are a few ways to win and the best “redesigned” crafts can earn you some seriously…

Join us Saturday for Craft Revival

It’s the middle of April. The Final Four buzz has ended, your taxes have been filed (hopefully) and the word “cleaning” is slowly following “spring” on a regular basis from…

Guerilla Art Show recap

I was super excited to attend the Guerilla Art Show in Flint on Friday evening, held on the same night as Flint’s ArtWalk. The 625 Saginaw guys again put together…

Next Loop at Pinwheel Bakery May 17

Loop’s monthly craft-out, Social Circle, will be meeting at the Pinwheel Bakery in Ferndale on Sunday, May 17, from 12P-4P! Please plan on joining us for some crafty socializing (please…