Posts Categorized: Crafty Family

The 2016 Vendor List!

Our vendor preview will begin rolling out next week, but here’s the full line up in advance! We’ll also share the show map ahead of time for you planners! You…

DUCF 11 Poster Art and Artist Reveal!

I like odd numbers and we’re definitely having a good time working on this eleventh production season of Detroit Urban Craft Fair. Year ten was such a fantastic experience and challenge,…

Rock Sugar, a DIY Wedding Show, this Sunday in Ferndale

Blushing Brides-to-be looking for something extra special, a local connection, a handcrafted twist, dare not miss ROCK SUGAR this Sunday, May 8th at The Rust Belt Market in Ferndale. There you’ll…

Handmade Detroit thanks you!

Craft Fair Hangover. I think everyone who was involved in this year’s Detroit Urban Craft Fair has it. 11 months of intense planning brought our most successful fair yet to the…

The Lunch Room Caters the Detroit Urban Craft Fair

They’re an independent business with an inspiring story. They make everything themselves, with a lot of local love. And their food is delicious! We’re excited to welcome The Lunch Room…

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…

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…

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…

Etsy Entrepreneurs to Experienced sellers, two upcoming events!

Build Institute of Detroit is hosting the upcoming Etsy Craft Entrepreneurship Program. Perfect for makers looking to test the waters with their handwork and learn along with others how to…

Inside Maker’s Mart with Oh Sew Betty Floored

If you’re itching to get out to mix with some creative types or shop some wonderfully curated crafty-wares, might I suggest a quick (snowless) jaunt to Toledo this weekend for…