An afternoon fundraiser hosted by People For Palmer Park

Early this summer I took my daughter to an arts and crafts show hosted by The People for Palmer Park on the PP grounds, which is home to Detroit’s oldest…

A kitsch, craft & collectors dream garage sale! Friday/Saturday in Roseville

Beth and I were delighted to get a first glimpse tonight at the most incredibly crafty and vintage collectors sale coming up this weekend.  Friend Tanya’s Grandmother was a collector, and…

Show Alert! Hamtramck Labor Day Festival

Hamtramck Labor Day Festival is just around the corner and what a party it is! For decades, people come from all around to join in the street party fun with…

Don’t Miss DIYpsi!

One of our favorite festivals, DIYpsi, is coming up this weekend! A semi-annual Indie Art Fair, this summer edition features live local music and a bigger footprint with much of the…

A DUCF First – Our Application Poster Reveal

This 10th annual Detroit Urban Craft Fair is going to have a number of “firsts”, and this is the one to start them! We asked our friend and designer Josh…

The Show-stopper: When people take photos of your work (and how you deal)

When you bring work to a art/craft show there’s lots of unknowns, new eyes, repeat customers, new audience. You jive and flow with the people, comments, conditions and hopefully sales, and…

Coming to Mo Pop this weekend? Swing by, say hi and maybe win a prize!

Monday I was back in the WDET’s studios to talk to Travis of Culture City about Craft Bazaar, a small retail village inside the Mo Pop Music Festival this weekend! If…

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…

AAoM 5K Looking for Crafty Vendors

The Autism Alliance of Michigan is hosting a 5k and Bazaar on Belle Isle October 10th, and is now looking for crafty vendors to sell there! It is just $50…

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…