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Posts from the ‘2012 holiday crafters’ Category

holiday craft show photo gallery!

Oh, the memories. It was not quite a month ago that we were all together at the CCAC for the holiday show. Do you miss us? Relive the magic with our holiday craft show photo gallery!

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thank you for an amazing show!

Thanks a million to the more than 2,500 shoppers who came out for Crafty Supermarket yesterday! We know it’s cliched, but seriously — best show ever.

To our 50+ vendors — thanks for being so awesome and being a part of our show! And to the out-of-town vendors, thanks for bringing your crafty selves to Cincinnati!

crafty supermarket 2012 craft vendors

Instagrams from everydayballoons, beanblossom and playingf0rkeeps.

To our amazing volunteers — thank you for being so helpful and hands-on! We hope you liked the swag bags.

To our DJ, Yusef Quotah of You, You’re Awesome, thanks for seriously BRINGING IT with the music all day. Grace would like you to DJ her life.

To our photographer, Tiffani Fisher, thanks for being with us and capturing the day! (You’ll be able to see the photos on our Flickr soon.)

To our food vendorsCafe De WheelsDojo GelatoFireside PizzaLa Terza CoffeeMeltSweet Peace BakeryTacocracy and Taste of Belgium — thanks for keeping us and our shoppers happily fed!

To our sponsors — AIGA, Enjoy The Arts, MailChimp, Yelp Cincinnati, Arnold’s Bar and Grill, ArtWorks / Springboard, Cincinnati Art Museum, Cooperative Press, Fabricate, Fiberge, gracie sparkles books, Halo Miner, NVISION, Projectmill, Smartfish Studio & Sustainable Supply, Visionaries + Voices and WRRYFree Skin Care — thank you for believing in handmade and supporting our best show yet!

And to Sidewinder, Bonomini Bakery and Mailchimp — a huge thank you for providing our crafters with breakfast and lunch!

To the ladies of the Contemporary Arts Center — thank you for helping our shoppers make amazing paper crafts! And to local crafty lady Stacey Bosley — thank you for keeping the glitter in check for the second half of the day. :)

crafty shopper, crafty supermarket

This lady and her friend came to Cincinnati for Crafty Supermarket after shopping at Craftin’ Outlaws in Columbus!

To Ruth, Missy and Cindy of the Clifton Cultural Arts Center — thank you for always being so helpful, accommodating and supportive!

And to the two ladies from Columbus who took us up on our challenge to shop at Craftin’ Outlaws and Crafty Supermarket yesterday — you guys are real craft heroes!

Our next spring show is tentatively scheduled for April 27, 2013. Details to come in the new year!


Chris and Grace

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PPS: If you wanted to get one of our awesome letterpress show posters (or any previous posters), you can buy them for $5 each at Fabricate or by emailing us.

crafter spotlight: art, prints + other awesomeness

Our crafters and vendors come in all types — these fine folks make art, prints, creatures and other awesomeness that you have to see to believe at our show on Nov. 17. Check them out!

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crafter spotlight: clothing + accessories

Can you dress entirely in handmade? We challenge you to try! The vendors at the Crafty Supermarket holiday show on Nov. 17 in Cincinnati include these makers of clothing, t-shirts, handmade accessories, bags and wallets, even handmade shoes! Check 'em out...

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crafter spotlight: housewares + gifts

Looking for a handmade housewarming gift or something special for your own pad? We've got you covered at our big holiday show. These makers create things you won't find at a big box store, including wood items, ceramics and dishware and more! Check 'em out!

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crafter spotlight: paper goods + stationery

These craft vendors at our holiday show on Saturday, Nov. 17, make amazing things out of paper, create prints and stationery, or print posters. Basically, if you love paper, you will love these folks...

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crafter spotlight: jewelry makers

Have you started making a shopping list for our holiday show yet? You can check out our full vendor list right here, but we'll be showing off the wares of our fine vendors individually in the next few weeks until the show. The first in our series of crafter spotlights focuses on makers of jewelry and fine accessories...

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check out our holiday show crafter lineup!

We’ve made the big decisions on who’ll be selling at the holiday Crafty Supermarket at the Clifton Cultural Arts Center on Nov. 17! Click over to our 2012 holiday vendor list to see the full lineup. We’ll also be posting images in the next two months before the show!

(Note: If you applied and haven’t heard back from us yet, check your spam folder to make sure that our message didn’t get sent there by mistake.)

Below is a chart with the geographic distribution of our vendors. :)