Month: September 2009

akiba:F Blood Donation Room

akiba:F Blood Donation Room

Steve writes – Thanks to Danny and Akiyama-San from Good Smile Co. I was able to attend the opening event for akiba:F held today. The official start is tomorrow, but got to look around and see the amazing place today. And they didn’t even poke me with needles! It’s quite amazing and very futuristic. Looks […]

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Sophie Blackall’s Missed Connections

Sophie Blackall’s Missed Connections

Sophie Blackall has an amazing series of illustrations in her Missed Connections project. She takes “missed connections” classified ads and visually represents them through her enchanting illustrations. From her blog: “Messages in bottles, smoke signals, letters written in the sand; the modern equivalents are the funny, sad, beautiful, hopeful, hopeless, poetic posts on Missed Connections […]

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This Week in Craft Fairs

Here’s your weekly craft fair roundup! If you have an event coming up, please add it to our online calendar. To get your call for entries listed in future blog posts, . Coming Up This Weekend: Craft Stash Swap Harker Heights, TX Saturday, Oct. 3, 10am – 2pm 36th Annual Ozark Arts & Crafts Show […]

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Maker Shed Science Room Grand Opening Sale

Maker Shed Science Room Grand Opening Sale

The paint has dried, the floor’s been swept of construction debris, and all the merchandise is now in place in the Maker Shed’s new Science Room section, their companion to our new Make: Science Room. To celebrate this accomplishment (think: ordering, receiving, warehousing, and merchandising hundreds of chemicals and lots of things made out of glass!), they’re holding a massive Grand Opening Sale.

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Plush You! in Seattle Opening October 9

Plush You! is an annual exhibition of really amazing art plush. This year it’s taking Seattle by storm at the following locations: Plush You! Artist Reception: Friday, October 9th 5 – 10 pm Schmancy 1932 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA, 98101 Fancy 1914 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA, 98101 Nancy 1932 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA, 9810 Artist […]

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