The NY Handmade Collective presents its annual holiday marketplace featuring handmade goods from vendors in the greater metropolitan area who maintain shops on Etsy. It will be a 2 day event in a beautiful location in Brooklyn Heights. You won't need to leave the borough in order to purchase unique holiday gifts!
BialoPadinDesigns is delighted to will be a vendor at the Kings County Fiber Festival in Park Slope, at the Stone House in Washington Park, 5th Ave between 3rd and 4th Streets. Spend the day with natural fiber artists, crocheters, dyers, felters, knitters, quilters, spinners and weavers at this annual fiber fair. The full day event will include a marketplace for independent fiber artists from the tri-state area, demonstrations, an art exhibit and more! If you forgot to make a button hole for that handmade sweater, if you don't want to make a big knot in that gorgeous lace shawl, stop by my booth for more elegant solutions!
The 9th Annual Adirondack Wool and Arts Festival will take place at the Washington County Fairgrounds, which is about 20 minutes from Saratoga Springs. The event offers education on the products produced in fiber arts, raw fleece, roving, spinning supplies, needle felting, dyes, yarns, and items needed to knit, crochet, and weave. I am delighted to join the vendors and artisans participating in this event! For more information, call (518) 692-2464, or look at their web site, ADKFiber.com.
BialoPadinDesigns will be a vendor at the Somerset Folk Harp Festival, which is an amazing 4-day conference celebrating the diversity of music, talent and experience of the folk harp world. Whether you want to focus on one style or type of music, solidify some specific skills, or try out something new, the breadth of this year’s workshop offerings is sure to expand your musical horizon. Daily concerts will inspire you. Come for the whole festival or just one day--plenty of options. The Exhibit Hall is the best harp and music (and jewelry!) shopping under one roof you'll find anywhere on the East Coast. See all of the details and register at www.Somerset Harp Fest.org
I know its the holiday season, but why deal with the stress of navigating shopping mall crowds to buy mass-produced gifts, when you could be enjoying a local shopping experience? If you are looking for unique handmade jewelry and accessories, stop by my booth at ShwickMarket's Brooklyn Makers Market: Holiday Edition on Saturday, December 17, 2016, at the 1875 architectural landmark, the Williamsburg Savings Bank (adjacent to the Williamsburg Bridge, right across from the famous Peter Luger steakhouse).
BialoPadinDesigns will be participating Shwickmarket's ArtMart, an event showcasing a wide variety of art forms. Taking place during the annual Bushwick Open Studios (artsinbushwick.org), where working artists open their workspaces to the public, ArtMartBK will be a great opportunity to see the latest in design, visual art, food, fashion and more, including my work!
The Museum of the City of New York is located at 1220 5th Avenue, in East Harlem/UES. The Museum celebrates and interprets the city, educating the public about its distinctive character, especially its heritage of diversity, opportunity, and perpetual transformation. In keeping with its mission, the Museum showcases the City's amazing local artists and their work by organizing local vendor pop-up showcases in the Museum's entrance lobby on the weekends. On Saturday, July 30th, I will be one of the vendors.
BialoPadinDesigns will be a vendor at Pop Up New York's World Financial Feast, in downtown Manhattan. Pop Up New York is collaborating with up-and-coming restaurants, designers and musicians to create a unique street experience. So, join us on Liberty Street between Broadway and Church Street, to check out the scene, eat some great food and buy some one of a kind handmade jewelry!
BialoPadinDesigns will be a vendor at Pop Up New York's Bleecker Bites. Pop Up New York is collaborating with up-and-coming restaurants, designers and musicians to create a unique street experience. Join us on Bleecker Street, between Christopher and Bank Streets, to check out the scene, eat some great food and buy some one-of-a-kind handmade jewelry!
My hammered silver leaves will be featured in the 92nd Street Y's annual Art Center Student Exhibition in the Milton J. Weill Art Gallery.
BialoPadinDesigns will be a vendor at BUST Magazine's annual Holiday Craftacular in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, on Saturday, December 19th, 2015.
Details to follow, but check out their website: http://bust.com/new-york/bust-magazine-holiday-craftacular.html.
You've been admiring the hair/shawl pins and big chunky copper bracelets, and here is your next opportunity to try them on for size!
Bialopadindesigns will be a vendor at Ridgewood Market's up-coming music event. Out In The Streets Music & Arts Festival takes place on two acres of stunning parkland at the historic Vander Ende-Onderdonk House. This remarkable site is the oldest Dutch Colonial stone house in New York City. The grounds feature a spectacular view of the Manhattan skyline, as well as lush gardens, a large picnic area, a bonfire pit, and the legendary Arbitration Rock. The large stone sits at the center of the property, historically marking the dividing line between Brooklyn and Queens. This seemingly rural location that lies smack in the middle of the city makes the event a hugely memorable experience.
We'll be at the festival on Saturday, August 1st, between 2pm and 10pm.
At the Onderdonk House:
18-20 Flushing Ave.
Ridgewood, NY 11385