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

Shimmy on down to DUCF!

Handmade Detroit is so excited to have Shimmy Shack as our caterer at this year’s Detroit Urban Craft Fair! Shimmy Shack is a vegan (and mostly gluten-free) food truck that…

2014 Detroit Urban Craft Fair Vendors!

Our vendor list is finalized, and we are thrilled to share it with you!  Join us Saturday, December 6 from 10-7, and Sunday, December 7 from 11-6 at the Masonic Temple…

Our Poster Reveal!

Every year we ask a local artist to design our poster for the Detroit Urban Craft Fair.  This year we asked Kristen Drozdowski of Worthwhile Paper and  Warpaint Studio , and as…

Nine years in the making…

  We’ve never really had an official Detroit Urban Craft Fair logo UNTIL NOW!!!  Marcy Davy of  All Things Grow  and DIYpsi designed this beauty for us, and we couldn’t be…

DIYpsi this weekend!

Get yourself to Ypsilanti this weekend for the summer edition of the DIYpsi Indie Art Fair!  This year there are over 50 handmade artists, plus much more. Check out the bike repair clinic, tarot card…

This website goes to 11…

Welcome to the new Handmade Detroit site! It’s been a few years since we did a design update (5, actually, whoa.), and we are really excited for this one!  We…

DUCF update!

We’ve been getting a lot of inquiries about this year’s Detroit Urban Craft Fair! The 9th Annual DUCF will be held Saturday, December 6th and Sunday, December 7th at the…

The Craft Circle Keeps on Turning…

Lots of changes and shakeups going on in the metro Detroit craft world lately, but one thing you can always count on is artists adapting and continuing on with new…

DUCF Vendor Preview #10

Our final vendor preview! the library lab

DUCF Vendor Preview #9

Shanta Ambady Ceramics