Amy Cronkite

Amy Cronkite is known for her love of place and attention to detail. A transplant from the west side of the state, Amy works in her love of the water and outdoors into all of her crafts. From the Detroit Urban Craft Fair to Craft-A-Way Camp to Small Craft, Amy has spent the past nine years working to keep Detroit's gatherings as strange and beautiful as its crafts. amy@handmadedetroit.com

2015 DUCF APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN!

  Vendor applications are now available for the tenth annual Detroit Urban Craft Fair! Michigan’s largest and longest-running indie craft fair is returning to the world’s largest Masonic Temple, December 4…

Handmade Detroit at Mo Pop!

Handmade Detroit was so excited this spring when the producers of the Mo Pop Festival asked us to curate a selection of artists for their Mo Pop Craft Bazaar!  For a couple of…

Sunday Street Market at Eastern Market!

The hustle and bustle of Saturdays at Eastern Market continues into Sundays starting this weekend! A collection of Michigan entrepreneurs and artists will offer handmade goods, vintage items, art of all…

Craft Night!

March is National Craft Month, and to celebrate Carey, Bethany and I decided to dig into our vintage craft books and find a project to do together for craft night. …

Book Review: Subversive Cross Stitch

Handmade Detroit friend and DUCF volunteer Sarah Shackleford just got done reviewing and trying out the anniversary edition of Subversive Cross Stitch: 50 F*cking Clever Designs for Your Sassy Side…

Sponsor Roundup- Detroit Manufacturing!

If you’ve been to any of the many festivals in Metro Detroit, you have no doubt seen the Detroit Manufacturing tent there, selling a huge assortment of Detroit –themed shirts…

Detroit Urban Craft Fair recap

Wow, it’s hard to know where to begin. Do we start by telling you that this weekend at the Detroit Urban Craft Fair we had over 8,000 shoppers?  Do we…

DUCF Vendor Preview #9

The Detroit Card Co. the library lab   thePXsmith tree trunk arts Triple L. Crochet & Knit Trish’s Garage Type Shy Warpaint Studio WoollyMammothDesign Y Studio Detroit

DUCF Vendor Preview #8

Ruth & Hazel Salt Labs, LCC Shanta Ambady Ceramics Shawn Knight Slow Gin Fizz Smith Shop Some Days Ago Spazz Happy Line Design TAIT Design Co. The Alligator Factory The…

DUCF Vendor Preview #7

Oh Sew Betty! Outer Spaceways Apparel Owl Gypsy Owl’s Nest Paintings by Jason Gibner Peg Dry Goods Pillbug Designs Put A Scrap On It Rain and Aster Ramona’s Colors Re-Zip…