Craft-A-Day apps on sale!


Quirk Books has a special treat for you as we creep
closer to the holidays.

Through January 8th, their four seasonal Craft-A-Day apps are specially priced at a mere $0.99 each!

The four seasonal Craft-A-Day iPad apps offer daily inspiration based on seasonal themes to kickstart creativity. With easy-to-follow instructions, free downloadable patterns, links for supplies, and fun animations, Craft-a-Day challenges you to make something special every day!


Craft-A-Day Winter: Decorate your home with a Felt Snowman 
tree ornament; visit family in style with a Mini Snowman Gift Tag;
or make your own Plush Fox.

Craft-A-Day Spring: Craft an adorable Bunny Finger Puppet; Paper Butterfly Mobile; or keep your books dry in a Rain Drop Tote Bag.

Craft-A-Day Summer: Celebrate the harvest with a Strawberry Garland; brighten your fridge with a Turtle Magnet;
or work-from-home outside with a Dog Gadget Sleeve.

Craft-A-Day Fall: Make a Pumpkin Garland; Leaf Gift Tag for Thanksgiving travel; or show off with a Witch Hat Barrette
for Halloween.

With any or all of these apps, you can:

• Find new ideas for making craft projects each day of the season
• Browse loads of simple seasonal crafts anyone can make
• Follow handy patterns, how-to photos and animations
• Print free downloadable craft patterns and templates
• Share your crafts with friends via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Flickr, and email
• And much more!

You can learn more about the Craft-a-day book here!

7th Annual Funky Finds Spring Fling


We are currently accepting vendor applications for the
7th Annual Funky Finds Spring Fling!

Application Deadline: January 4th, 2015
Handmade applicants only, please!

Event Dates: Saturday, March 7th, 10am-5pm and
Sunday, March 8th, 11am-4pm

Location: Will Rogers Memorial Center, 3409 Burnett-Tandy Drive,
Fort Worth, TX 76107

Shop Local • Shop Handmade • Shop Funky

The 7th Annual Funky Finds Spring Fling is a FREE 2-day family AND pet-friendly handmade shopping event!

Bring the family and be a part of the funky fun featuring over 120 Artists, Crafters, Designers, Authors & Food Makers selling their unique hand-crafted items! Attend Both Days...it's that FUNKY!

EVENT FEATURES:
* 100+ Makers Selling Uniquely Hand-crafted Wares
* 150 Swag Bags & Charitable Raffle
* Pet Adoptions by HSNT
* Funky Finds Balloons for All
* Event T-shirts for Charity & More!

Find items in the following categories: Accessories * Art * Authors
Bath, Body & Candles * Ceramics & Pottery * Clothing * Food
Holiday & Seasonal * Home Goods & Decor * Jewelry
Kids & Parents * Stationery & Paper Goods * Pet Goods
Photography * Plants

Etsy NY Holiday Handmade Cavalcade


Shop for creative gifts and support
small businesses this holiday season!

The Etsy NY Street Team is back this year to serve as your holiday elf with the Holiday Handmade Cavalcade! More than 60 makers from the tri-state area will gather to sell their unique creations providing the community with the opportunity to support local & purchase unique gifts. The event will feature a vast selection of handmade goods including clothing, jewelry, paper goods, body products, eco-friendly finds, and so much more.

Preview the vendors’ offerings by visiting the Etsy Local page for the Holiday Handmade Cavalcade. There, you’ll be able to check out who will be selling at the event, start creating those shopping lists, and even take advantage of some Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday deals ahead of the Cavalcade!

Other event highlights include goody bags for the first 100 shoppers each day, several raffle packages that will be up for grabs and Cavalcade sponsor Etsy will be on hand to offer free gift wrapping for any purchases made at the event. Also, Kiva Zip will also be on hand to answer questions about person-to-person lending.

Please note that shoppers will have the opportunity to give back to their community by donating gently used coats for the New York Cares 26th Annual Coat Drive!

WHEN: Saturday, December 13th &
Sunday, December 14th, 10am-8pm

WHERE: Chelsea Market, 75 Ninth Ave. (btwn 15th & 16th St.),
New York, New York (In the pop-up space across from Amy's Bread)

ADMISSION: Free!

MORE INFO: Facebook Event PageWebsite