The Cutting Edge of Craft: A Fundraiser for Handmade Arcade

The Cutting Edge: A Fundraiser for Handmade Arcade
Friday, December 7, 2018
5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Tickets Cost: $30
Open to ages 18+.

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David L. Lawrence Convention Center
1000 Fort Duquesne Boulevard, Hall B
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Don’t miss Handmade Arcade’s Inaugural Benefit Event on Friday night!

  • GET A FIRST LOOK at the market the night before it opens to the public
  • SHOP EARLY from more than 130 featured vendors
  • MEET THE MAKERS — from Pittsburgh and beyond
  • MINGLE with Pittsburgh’s craft community
  • ENJOY snacks and cider, craft activities and make-and-takes
  • HELP SUPPORT Handmade Arcade, the region’s largest independent craft fair, and its community of innovative craft-based artists, designers and makers

Lots to do!

  • Sip Crafted Apple, an exclusive collaborative release from Threadbare Cider
  • Assemble your own crafty goodie bag
  • Create a glass mosaic with artist Debbie Jacknin
  • Watch live demonstrations from Pittsburgh Glass Center
  • Make block prints with WorkshopPGH
  • Laser-cut a custom wood or leather key fob with Protohaven
  • Bid on fabulous silent auction items
  • Music by DJ Jeff Bower
  • Cash bar
  • Light bites

Proceeds will support:

  • Free admission to Handmade Arcade
  • Free Hands-on Handmade Activity Area for all ages
  • Youth Maker Scholarship Program for ages 16-18
  • Craft Corridor for emerging artists

A limited number of tickets are available.

Early Birdie Shopping Hour is SOLD OUT!