Saturday, May 31, 2014
Makers Market: Whittier Neighborhood Art Festival
We invite you all to a weekend full of festivities, artist booths, and fun events for the Annual Whittier Neighborhood Art Festival: Makers Market!
June 7th and 8th, the Whittier Neighborhood will be lined with tents, balloons, artist booths, live music, and speciality crafts. This two day celebration and art market will feature the works of local artists, painters, comic artists, toy makers, printmakers, and fine artists of all backgrounds and mediums. This festival shares the diversity of creatives and objects being made in the Whittier Neighborhood and local community.
Work by Mason Sklar
Light Grey Art Lab is one of the participating vendors. The event at Light Grey will take place Saturday, June 7th from 12pm-7pm, and Sunday June 8th from 12pm-6pm. Saturday night, from 7-9pm, we will be hosting a Light Grey Game Night and Artist Meet & Greet for all of the participating artists, attendees, and the public. All are welcome to stop by for a fun and free evening of tabletop board games. You can find out more information about the events at Light Grey here.
Image by Yinfan Huang
The event includes several neighboring galleries and spaces, including G.M. Wurtzel Furniture Studio, Fallout Urban Art Center & Gallery, FAI Co-op Open Studios, North Prairie Tileworks, Light Grey Art Lab, Sunrise Cyclery, and Regla de Oro. The events are also sponsored by Whittier Alliance and the Lyn-Lake Business Association.
Card Design by Hooray Today
We are extremely proud of all of the creative spaces, galleries, and exceptional artists in the neighborhood! Please stop by and support the community and artists!