Join the Handmade Arcade family: Become a Sponsor Today!

Your sponsorship helps Handmade Arcade support sustainable, creative commerce in Pittsburgh by connecting creators and consumers through making, sharing and learning.

Sponsors are crucial to the success of Handmade Arcade. They allow us to: 

Present an annual award-winning marketplace that inspires all people to be creative.

Offer FREE admission to ALL.

Significantly support expansion, innovation and growth within Pittsburgh’s arts, craft, maker and small business communities.

Present a FREE Hands-on Handmade Activity Area.

Create new vendor opportunities such as the Craft Corridor and Youth Maker Scholarship Program.

The September 29th sponsorship deadline is fast approaching. Don’t miss your chance to connect with 10,000+ attendees, 200+ participants and 20,000+ social media followers! Sponsor Today!

sponsorship of Handmade Arcade provides valuable recognition, such as a presence at one of the leading events held at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, robust social media reach and high-visibility brand and product exposure to our loyal audiences.


Handmade Arcade is MORE than just one of the region’s most anticipated annual craft and art events.

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Handmade Arcade is committed to showcasing local, regional and national artists who excel in areas of design, innovation and creativity.

Handmade Arcade continues to expand its audiences and reach, has won numerous awards and has established a high-visibility following in the region’s arts, cultural and maker communities.

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Handmade Arcade celebrates its 14th anniversary on December 8, 2018, at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center.

STAY TUNED FOR DETAILS about our exclusive Friday night benefit, THE CUTTING EDGE OF CRAFT: A FUNDRAISER FOR HANDMADE ARCADE, on December 7!