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

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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