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!

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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.

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

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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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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!


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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
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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.