SPONSOR SPOTLIGHT (4 f 4): Hot Glue Gun

Handmade Arcade sponsors allow us to support creativity and sustainability in Pittsburgh’s Maker Community!

We are excited to thank our Hot Glue Gun Event Sponsors! ($1000 Level)
Support for Handmade Arcade’s programming has been so generous this year that we have to break our Event Sponsor  “thank you’s” into THREE separate posts!

Pittsburgh Magazine
“No one knows Pittsburgh like Pittsburgh Magazine.”

Online magazine

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Instagram: @pittsburghmagazine
Facebook: www.facebook.com/pg/PittsburghMagazine
Twitter: PittsburghMag

From restaurants and culture to home and garden to weddings, sports and more, Pittsburgh Magazine is our city’s leading source for engaged residents and visitors. The monthly print magazine, online videos, blogs, e-newsletters and social-media presence will keep you in the know about all things Pittsburgh.

Una Biologicals
Shop in person: 4322 Butler St., Pittsburgh, PA 15201

Shop online: unabiologicals.com

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Instagram: @una_biologicals
Facebook: facebook.com/UnaBiologicals
Twitter: @UnaBiologicals

Una Biologicals is an independent natural beauty and wellness company. Started in owner Jessica Graves’ kitchen some 15 years ago, it now crafts over 90 products for the whole family. Una believes in organic, fair-trade and sustainable ingredients, guaranteeing that its line is 100 percent “crap-free.” Through truly natural products that smell and feel divine, Una hopes to help everyone live a little healthier and little happier.

Protohaven
Visit its new space! 214 N. Trenton Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15221

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Instagram: @protohaven
Facebook: facebook.com/protohaven
Twitter: @protohaven

Protohaven is a Pennsylvania nonprofit founded to serve the public by providing space, tools, knowledge, and community for creation and innovation. Its workshop and studio space are designed to help the maker and DIY’er in all of us to find a place to fabricate product ideas into reality

Thank you to Handmade Arcade’s 2018 Pin Cushion Sponsors

bel monili
Center For Women’s Entrepreneurship at Chatham University
love, Pittsburgh

Real World Scholars
Whimsical Wonders
WOOD-N-YOU LIKE IT

 

Thank you to Handmade Arcade’s 2018 Paintbrush Sponsors

Evolve Modern Hair Dressing
juNxtaposition
Paper Cutz
Pittsburgh Vintage Mixer
 

SPONSOR SPOTLIGHT (3 of 4): Hot Glue Gun

Handmade Arcade sponsors allow us to support creativity and sustainability in Pittsburgh’s Maker Community!

We are excited to thank our Hot Glue Gun Event Sponsors! ($1000 Level)
Support for Handmade Arcade’s programming has been so generous this year that we have to break our Event Sponsor  “thank you’s” into FOUR separate posts!

David Pohl Illustrations
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Instagram: @house_of_pingting

David Pohl is an award-winning illustrator based in Pittsburgh and the mastermind behind Handmade Arcade’s 2018 branding design! House of Pingting is David’s illustration and design studio which has been working with magazine and book publishers, and institutional and advertising clients since 1991. David’s list of prestigious clients include The New York Times, Reader’s Digest, Scientific American Mind, Time, The Kikkoman Corporation, The Wall Street Journal, Magee Women’s Hospital, Oprah Magazine, Notre Dame Alumni Magazine, The Globe and Mail, Courrier Japon, The Pittsburgh Promise, Family Circle, The Humane Society of the United States, Boston University, The Village Voice, Business Week, Yoga Journal, The Los Angeles Times, Simon and Schuster and Harvard Law Bulletin. Visit his complete client list here.

Prototype PGH
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Facebook: facebook.com/prototypepgh
Instagram: @prototypepgh
Twitter: @prototypepgh

Prototype PGH is a feminist makerspace located in the North Oakland neighborhood of Pittsburgh. Its mission is to build gender and racial equity in tech and entrepreneurship by providing affordable access to high-tech tools and equipment; offering workshops that prioritize the experiences of women; and cultivating a gender-inclusive professional support network.

Threadbare Cider & Mead
Visit the Cider House to Eat and Drink:
1291 Spring Garden Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Monday & Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday, Thursday & Friday: 5-10 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m.- 10 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m.- 4 p.m.

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Facebook: facebook.com/threadbarecider/
Instagram: @threadbarecider
Twitter: @threadbarecider

Handmade Arcade and Threadbare Cider are EXCITED to announce an exclusive cider collaborative release — CRAFTED APPLE. Crafted Apple is a crisp and tart traditional dry apple cider. The cider is made with wild-type yeast varieties to enhance the mouthfeel and contribute unique white-wine characteristics. It is going to be for sale EXCLUSIVELY at Handmade Arcade for $16 a bottle. Get yours before they are gone!

 

Artsmiths of Pittsburgh Arts & Cultural Center
Shop: 1635 McFarland Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15216
Monday-Saturday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Sunday: Noon-4 p.m.

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Facebook: facebook.com/artsmithspgh
Instagram: @artsmithspgh
Twitter: @ArtsmithsPGH

The Artsmiths of Pittsburgh Arts & Cultural Center is a nonprofit arts education organization located in the South Hills of Pittsburgh. They offer a wide variety of high-quality classes in many mediums taught by creative and kind individuals. Also on site is a rotating exhibit gallery and a large shop featuring handmade work by more than 250 local artists. All of the proceeds from our shop benefit our arts education programming.

SPONSOR SPOTLIGHT (2 of 4): Hot Glue Gun

Handmade Arcade sponsors allow us to support creativity and sustainability in Pittsburgh’s Maker Community!

We are excited to thank our Hot Glue Gun Event Sponsors! ($1000 Level)
Support for Handmade Arcade’s programming has been so generous this year that we have to break our Event Sponsor  “thank you’s” into FOUR separate posts!

Kidsburgh
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Facebook: facebook.com/kidsburghpgh
Instagram: @KidsburghPgh
Twitter: @KidsburghPgh

Kidsburgh.org is your go-to online resource for what is happening in the greater Pittsburgh region for youth. From maker projects to family-friendly events to the latest kid news, Kidsburgh will keep you in the know. Join us to create a paper flower made from recycled magazines, or make a bulb light up with circuitry blocks!

Matt’s Maker Space
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Facebook: facebook.com/mattsmakerspace
Instagram: @mattsmakerspace
Twitter: @mattsmakerspace

Matt’s Maker Space is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing maker spaces, maker programming and maker scholarships for schools, libraries and community centers in Southwestern Pennsylvania. It focuses on K-5 education, providing hands-on, project-based learning opportunities that give children a chance to create, collaborate and tinker in a positive and encouraging environment. It partners with great organizations like the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University to provide innovative making opportunities.

National Aviary
700 Arch St., Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Plan Your Visit

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Twitter: @National_Aviary

The National Aviary is America’s only independent indoor nonprofit zoo dedicated exclusively to birds. Located in Allegheny Commons Park on Pittsburgh’s historic North Side, the National Aviary’s diverse collection comprises more than 500 birds representing more than 150 species from around the world, many of them threatened or endangered in the wild.

The National Aviary’s large walk-through habitat create an experience unlike any other – an intimate, up-close interaction between visitors and free-flying birds, including opportunities to hand-feed and meet many species rarely found in zoos anywhere else in the world.

PG&H
Shop Online
Visit: 536 Smithfield Street in Downtown Pittsburgh, under Mellon Square.

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Instagram: @ShoppGandH
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PG&H is a retail showroom featuring a collection of masterful homegoods from Pittsburgh’s finest producers, all under one roof. Featuring ceramics, dishware, textiles, glassware, furniture, art, lighting, and much more.