Are you ready for Handmade Arcade 2016? We ARE! Applications are going live this week! Stay tuned!
With more attendees, local and regional support and press coverage than ever—as well as a record number of vendor applications—Handmade Arcade 2015 was our biggest and best show to date.
We want to express heartfelt and massive thanks to ALL—vendors, sponsors, shoppers, volunteers, DJs, Hands-on Handmade artists, media, bloggers, photographers—who helped to make the day so magical!
We are in still a daze from both exhaustion and inspiration, but we invite you all to visit our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram feeds to see new photos and videos documenting the magnificent day, and please keep sharing your own memories using #handmadearcade2015 and @handmadearcade.
Buy yours online today for $10!
(includes shipping and handling)
Whether you’re looking for some crafty stocking stuffers, need a one-of-a-kind find for that creative cousin or co-worker in your life—or you have not even made a dent in your gift list yet—we suggest you purchase a copy of Things Making Things: A DIY Coloring Book today!
All proceeds from the sale of Things Making Things will support Handmade Arcade’s educational and outreach activities, including Hands-on Handmade, DIY Days Workshops, outreach events, youth scholarships and more.
With more shoppers, local support and press coverage than ever, Handmade Arcade 2015 was our biggest and best show to date. Thank you to ALL – vendors, sponsors, shoppers, volunteers, DJs, Hands-on Handmade demonstrators and organizers – who made the day magical! See you next year on Saturday, December 3.
Handmade Arcade vendors have different ways of crafting their works of art. When technology and video games are involved, the creative process takes a unique and fascinating turn. From laser cutters, to palm sized computers, look for all kinds of technology inspired crafts at Handmade Arcade!
Handmade Arcade is thrilled to announce the launch of our inaugural print publication, Things Making Things: A DIY Coloring Book, featuring original commissioned artwork by 10 Pittsburgh-based artists and Handmade Arcade vendors. Inside the creative pages of this 28-page book, you will meet imaginative creatures who are all crafting,making and designing things—from robots screen-printing to spiders painting—and ready for you to turn into artworks of your very own.
Handmade Arcade is excited to welcome 40 NEW vendors on Saturday, December 5th. Always on the look out for indie-crafters on the cutting edge of craft, Handmade Arcade is thrilled to add these new businesses to our list of vendors.
APPLY NOW to be a Handmade Arcade Vendor at our next big event on Saturday, December 5, 2015 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center!
Applications are due by Wednesday, September 2nd.
Accepted vendors and artists notified in Early October.
Details about Vendor applications, Hands-on Handmade applications, up-coming events and more coming soon!