2011 Press

 2011 Press:
November 12, 2011 Event:
“A passion for handmade art leads to special crafts market”
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, November 12, 2011

Artisans showcase custom crafts at Handmade Arcade
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, November 11, 2011

Get All Your Holiday Gifts at Handmade Arcade
Pittsburgh Magazine & PM Weekend, November 11, 2011

Handmade Arcade showcases indie craft community
The Globe, Point Park University newspaper, November 7, 2011

Handmade Arcade hits Pittsburgh
The Duquesne Duke, Duquesne University newspaper,
November 16, 2011

KDKA CBS Pittsburgh TODAY Live,
8 minute segment appeared on TV and online

Saturday Light Brigade Radio Show, 88.3 FM and six regional affiliates

WYEP, 91.3 FM, promoted on Rosemary Welch’s “Weekend Outlook” show, WYEP’s Community Connections web page

Pittsburgh City Paper, “Pick of the Week” (361,000 readers)

The Almanac (South Hills), craft fair guide

The Northside Chronicle, post-event story

Local Artists Featured at Handmade Arcade
From the Forest Hills-Regent Square, PA Patch, November 2, 2011

“Hands-on goes big-time at Handmade Arcade”
Pop City Media, November 9, 2011

Society for Contemporary Craft, calendar listing,
Event coverage on the craft blog

Pittsburgh Magazine, “Weekend Pick” in the weekly e-newsletter, calendar piece

Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership, “Pick of the Week” in “Downtown Happenings” e-blast; promoted in Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership’s blog for downtown residents

Steeltown Anthem culture blog, feature story


April 16, 2011 Event:

“Handmade Arcade expands to bigger venue”
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, April 14, 2011, Mary Thomas (Centerfold article in the Weekend magazine with reference on cover and inside flap)

“Handmade Arcade continues to expand”
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, April 6, 2011,
JoAnne Klimovich Harrop (Fashion and Style section featured article)

KDKA TV Pittsburgh Today Live
Morning Television Show
Host Christine Sorenson
(8 minute segment appeared on TV and online)

KDKA News: Featured at 6 and 11 p.m.

“a true original”
Mount Lebanon Magazine, April 2011 issue

Saturday Light Brigade Radio Show, 88.3 FM and six regional affiliates
On-air interview and included in the e-newsletter

Pittsburgh City Paper “Pick of the Week”

“Unconventional items meet convention center at Handmade Arcade,”
Pop City Media, Marty Levine, April 6, 2011,
Two online advertisements.

Society for Contemporary Craft, Calendar listing. Event coverage on the craft blog.

Pittsburgh Magazine, “Weekend Pick” in the weekly e-newsletter.

Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership,Event Calendar listing. Event coverage with top placement in Get Into It! Downtown Happenings e-newsletter the week of April 11, 2011 “Do-It-Yourself Downtown.” Event coverage in downtown residents blog, Vertical Life

Featured on Steeltown Anthem Culture Blog

WYEP, 91.3 FMCommunity Connections online calendar

AOL Patch with a feature story in 10 different  suburban markets all around Western PA.


2010 Press:

American Craft Magazine’s blog
Embracing the DIY Movement
October 18, 2010
By Julie Hanus

Pittsburgh City Paper
Three Rivers Film Festival
November 4, 2010


2009 Press:

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Quick Getaway to Shadyside

Friday, December 11, 2009
By Virginia Linn

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Armory Offers Handmade Goods, History
Thursday, December 10, 2009
By Dave Zuchowski

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
90 Artists Participating in Today’s Handmade Arcade Craft Fair at Armory
Buzz up!
By Candy Williams
Saturday, December 12, 2009

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Point Park New Service
Stores Tap into Resurgence in Handmade Crafts
Buzz up!
By Mitch Donaberger
Friday, January 8, 2010

Pittsburgh City Paper
Goods + Services Staff Picks
Best Store for People Who Don’t Get Enough of Handmade Arcade

December 10, 2009

Pittsburgh City Paper
Short List
Week of December 10 – 17, 2009

Northside Chronicle
Northside Artists Rock Local Art Scene with Custom Clothing Designs
By Kelly Thomas
December 30, 2009

YourFoxChapel.com
Handmade Arcade this Weekend
November 6, 2008

Pittsburgh Business Times
Launching Companies in Tough Times
Wildcard Sells Handmade Gifts

Friday, November 27, 2009  |  Modified: Monday, November 30, 2009
By Tim Schooley

Pop City Media
Craftiest Holiday shopping in the ‘burgh: Handmade Arcade
Wednesday, December 02, 2009

Pittsburgh TODAY Live, KDKA TV

Pittsburgh Magazine – PM Weekend
Handmade for the Holidays

Bittersweet Harvest

Iheart PGH.com: Handmade Arcade 2009 
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