News — art+craft markets
Our Holiday Art + Craft Market is THIS WEEKEND! Be sure your calendar is marked! With over 250 booths of amazing handmade goods you won't want to miss it!
On top of all the handmade goodness, we'll have our favorite local art + craft supply store Collage there hosting a free craft project in our DIY Area!
And the lovely folks from Scrap will be there with a creative reuse card making station!
Check out our event program below to plan your day at the show! It also includes some vendor previews, an interview with the fabulous Jennifer Parks of Spectral Gardens, and a fun project from Kate Bingaman-Burt of Outlet!
Crafty Wonderland Holiday Art + Crafty Market
Saturday, December 14th + Sunday, December 15th
from 11am – 6pm
SPECIAL TICKETED PRE-SHOW SHOPPING EVENT:
Friday, December 13th from 5-9pm
Tickets on sale NOW!
Get yours now before they sell out! No tickets will be sold at the door!
at the Oregon Convention Center
777 NE MLK Jr. Blvd, Exhibit HALL D
Our big Holiday Art + Craft Market is just a little over a month away - we are so excited and hope you are too! We would love your help spreading the word to your friends, neighbors + social media followers! Below are some handy web graphics for you to use to spread the word online!
If you want actual printed posters + postcards to hand out you can swing by one of our two retail shop in Portland to pick them up.
Crafty Wonderland Shop - Downtown
808 SW 10th Ave.
Crafty Wonderland Shop - NE Alberta
2022 NE Alberta St.
both open 10am-6pm Mon - Sat, 11am-6pm Sun.
Check out the Facebook event for details including info. about Friday Night ticket sales! We will be adding event updates there so stay tuned for more exciting additions!
Thanks for your support and see you on December 14th + 15th!
Want to shop early before the crowds for first pick of the handmade goodness? Buy tickets for our Friday Night First Pick Pre-Show Party HERE!
As usual, the amazing artwork used on our posters is done by Ryan Berkley of Berkley Illustration.
square Instagram graphic
postcard front w/date
photo by Eleanor Gorman
Have you ever dreamed of shopping our Holiday Art + Craft Market without all the crazy crowds of people?? Or maybe you want first pick of all the handmade goodness?
WE KNOW! Shoppers raved about last year's Friday Night Pre-Show Shopping Party so we're doing it again! Get your tickets now and be one of the lucky ones who can shop our show before we open to the public over the weekend! We're only selling 800 tickets so get one while you can! (To give you an idea of crowds, there are usually close to 2,000 people waiting in line to get into our show when it opens on Saturday morning and our attendance for the entire weekend is 20,000...so 800 will feel like a gentle breeze!)
If the early shopping perk isn't enough, your ticket also gets you one free drink of your choice at the cash bar!
Friday, December 13th
5:00pm - 9:00pm
777 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd - HALL D
Applications are OPEN!
Pre-Show Ticketed Shopping Event
Friday, Dec 13th 5:00-9:00pm
Free and Open to the Public
Sat, Dec 14th + Sun, Dec 15th
11:00am - 6:00pm
at the Oregon Convention Center
Exhibit Hall D
777 NE Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd in Portland, OR
PLEASE NOTE: Participation in the Friday night ticketed shopping party is mandatory for all vendors! People can buy tickets in order to shop early for first pick of your goods and without the huge crowds. It's going to be AWESOME! This means that ALL VENDORS will be REQUIRED to load in and set their booth up completely between 10am and 4pm on Friday, December 13th and to have their booths open that evening during the event. Please make note of this and arrange your schedule accordingly. Again, this is REQUIRED and is the ONLY time slot where vendors can load in.
Our application system is entirely digital!
Follow the link below to the apply page on our website. PLEASE READ THROUGH THE APPLICATION FAQs to answer any and all questions regarding the sale and the application process. You will find a link to the application at the bottom of the "faq / apply" page.
We also recommend that you check out our list of handy APPLICATION TIPS before applying.
Don't wait too long!
Applications are due August 22nd!
Crafty Wonderland Spring Art + Craft Market
TODAY! Saturday, May 4th
11am - 6pm
at the Oregon Convention Center, HALL A
777 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Portland, OR
ALL AGES, FREE ADMISSION
Over 225 artists and craft vendors!
Free goodie bags for the first 200 shoppers!
Free craft activities hosted by Collage and Scrap!
Special live performance by Moshow The Cat Rapper at 2pm!
Adoptable kittens (we hope!) from the CAT Adoption Team!
And much much more!
See our official Facebook invite and come join the fun!
SEE YOU THERE!!!