You’ve seen still images here on Hammermarks of me working. Now you can see the actual me working on my metalwork. That is, if you are in Lancaster, PA next Friday July 1st. I will be demonstrating foldforming while Amy Burk will be hand-building clay trays, Brian Cunfer will be woodturning, Kathleen Cunfer will be gelli plate printing, and Lisa Gallagher will be making jewelry. Join us from 6-9pm at thePennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen‘s Center of American Craft at 335 N. Queen St.
Has it been a year already? Once again I will be a special SNAG Invitational Artist at the American Craft Council Show in Baltimore. I’ll have almost all of my holloware, sculptures, and wall pieces at BOOTH #825 for you to see, talk with me about, and of course buy and take home with you!
AMERICAN CRAFT BALTIMORE SHOW
Feb. 19–21 at the Baltimore Convention Center
Join us for three days of festivities celebrating all things handmade! More than 650 top contemporary jewelry, clothing, furniture, and home décor artists from across the country will gather under one roof. It’s your chance to touch, feel, and explore high-quality American craft and meet the makers behind the fabulous work. This is the American Craft Council’s flagship show – a must-attend for craft lovers.
Plus, meet the country’s top emerging artists! Stop by our Hip Pop pods dotting the show floor to see their contemporary pieces, ranging from sophisticated elegance to cutting edge. Look for the pink and black Hip Pop logo to locate these fresh finds.
The Baltimore Convention Center is at One West Pratt Street. Traveling to the show? Visit acchotels.com for discounts and specials
New for 2016! You may enter the show one of two ways: Our main entrance is on the corner of Pratt and Charles streets. We will have a second entrance and box office open on the corner of Pratt and Howard streets.
$16 one-day pass
$36 three-day pass FREE for American Craft Council members and children 12 and under
SPECIAL FRIDAY EVENING ADMISSION
Get into the show for just $5 after 5 p.m. Sorry, no other discounts apply.
IT’S NOT JUST ABOUT SHOPPING!
• Love fashion? This is your year! Professional stylists will show how handmade pieces are the perfect fit for any fashion-conscious wardrobe in our new program, Style Slam.
• Get creative as top artisans and industry experts will let you get up-close to the creative process at our experiential Let’s Make Inspiration Stations. Fun for the whole family!
• See craft in context at our home décor exhibition “Make Room: Modern Design Meets Craft.” This year’s theme is “4 Directions,” where designers and architects will create room vignettes inspired by fine craft that demonstrates the essence of style in the North, South, East, or West.
Once you’re done with the turkey and the madness of Black Friday is over, it’s time for Small Business Saturday. This where your localized holiday shopping should begin. Along with my work at JAM Gallery’s Holiday Show, you can find my jewelry at this year’s Handmade Holidays 6 boutique show at Some Things Looming in Reading, PA.
Along with my jewelry, you’ll find a variety of fine craft from a number of local and regional artists, many of whom are members of the PA Guild of Craftsmen.
The opening is on Small Business Saturday (November 28th) from 1-4pm and continues through the season with Special Holiday gallery hours beginning November 28th. Tuesday-Saturday 11 am-4pm