Upcoming 2014 Event Schedule:
Handmade NW, OHSU Holiday Bazaar!-December 2nd & 3rd.
Handmade NW, Formal Holiday Artisans Fair!-December 20th and BACK ON ALBERTA ST. AT THE RED ROSE BALLROOM (formally The Acadian Ballroom)!
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About Handmade NW
Locally founded, locally organized, local Artisans!
Founded in 2008, we are a community of pacific northwest crafters, artisans and artists who focus on promoting unique handcrafted items which you can purchase directly from their creators.
Check out our upcoming shows here!
Looking for a Handmade NW artisan that you saw at a previous event?
Please check our Vendors page and click on the "Choose Event" drop down box. Choose your category in the drop down box of "Choose Category" and click on "Search". If you do not know the artisan's category, just choose "Search" once you have chosen the event. This allows for a full list of participating vendors for the specific event.
Video from our 2012 Holiday Artisans Fair
Looking for membership information and/or have questions?
DIY Alert - Portland's Best Crafty CalendarWant to stay up to date on what's going on around Portland? DIY Alert has the best calendar of local classes and events available. They also have a once-a-week email which you can sign up for and receive updates on ONLY what you are interested in.
What is the Handmade Craft Movement?
Director Faythe Levine traveled to 15 cities (including Portland), interviewing 80 crafters. Handmade Nation, the first documentary film about the indie craft movement, premiered in Portland on April 4 - 5, 2009 at the Museum of Contemporary Craft.