Arts and Crafts

RISD Craft Fair — Benefit Street

(6.4) The annual RISD Craft Fair will be taking over two blocks of Benefit Street, between Waterman and Hopkins, this Saturday. Look for ceramics, furniture, fine art (2D and 3D), glass, apparel, jewelry, textiles, stationery, and paper goods. Seen here in center is the work of John Ha (2001, BFA printmaking) who creates images using …

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Foundry Artists Holiday Show

We have several artisan/craft/winter markets coming up this weekend. Let’s start with the Foundry Artists Holiday Show which will actually be running the next two weekends in a row: December 3-5 and December 10-12. Check out this year’s artists working in ceramics, fiber, painting, wood, photography, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, and more. Yes, we are …

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RISD Craft Sale — Benefit Street

(10.9) Once a year talented RISD alumni and students close off Benefit Street between Waterman and Hopkins, and set up shop. RISD Craft is many cuts above the average craft fair, as it should be, these people went to RISD. So get down there, buy something unique and fabulous, and help these artists pay off …

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New Exhibit From Craftland

In anticipation of next month’s election, Craftland owner and artist Margaret Carleton will be hosting Desperate Times, Creative Measures, an exhibit featuring work by artists in direct response to the Trump presidency. Desperate Times, Creative Measures is curated by Craftland owner and artist Margaret Carleton to call attention to the urgency of this election. “Craftland …

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Prov Flea Virtual Marketplace

(4.19) You will need an Instagram account to go shopping this Sunday at the Providence Flea Virtual Marketplace. Live interviews with your favorite vendors start at 11:05am. Flea fave Lainey Dionne will join the Home Flea at 1:45pm this Sunday to play a mini-set of acoustic tunes, original and covers. Seen here is soap from …

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Fine Furnishings Show At WFAC

(11.10) This year the 24th Annual Fine Furnishings Show will be held at the WaterFire Arts Center on Valley Street. (Facebook event.) Over 100 artists and craftsmen will offer handmade furniture, accessories and art for sale and order to the public and trade. Admission is $10 per person with plenty of free parking surrounding the …

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Art Providence Show

(11.10) Buy handmade and meet the artists at the Art Providence Show starting Friday. This juried show features painting, ceramics, glass, photography, printmaking, textiles, and furniture. (Facebook event.) As the next generation of the RISD Holiday Sale, the show will feature 150-200 artists from greater New England and beyond, offering attendees the chance to both …

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RISD Craft Show — Benefit Street

(10.12) Benefit Street between Waterman and Hopkins will be closed off this Saturday for the annual RISD Craft Show. Alumni and students have produced ceramics, painting, textiles, sculpture, glass, jewelry, and printmaking of the highest order. (Facebook event.) It’s time again for RISD’s annual juried sale! Featuring handmade fine art and design work by more …

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Craftopia At Hope Artiste Village

(11.11) Rhody Craft will be hosting their 10th annual Craftopia! this Sunday at Hope Artiste Village in Pawtucket. (Facebook event.) Craftopia is a single-day, art and craft event, showcasing unique, ­locally handmade goods, and is known for its festive atmosphere and the quality of its 60+ ­juried ­vendors from around New England. The event showcases …

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RISD Craft Sale On Benefit Street

(10.7) A block of Benefit Street will be closed to traffic this Saturday for the annual RISD Craft Show. Expect to see painting, textiles, glass, jewelry, apparel, lighting, printmaking, ceramics, and more. The work from this year’s participants can be viewed at RISD Craft Artists. The event takes place rain or shine — under a …

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