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Handmade Toledo’s 10th Maker’s Mart offers new vendors and old favorites

In April 2012, Jessica “Oh Sew Betty” Crossfield first brought more than 80 local and regional makers together for Handmade Toledo’s Maker’s Mart, the city’s first juried indie craft fair. Since then, Crossfield’s dream of a one-day event has transformed into Handmade Toledo Maker’s Shoppe, a brick and mortar offering a year-round, small-scale experience,  with

The Toledo Arts Commission’s first Art Loop of 2017

Whether the weather cooperates or not, it’s spring. To coax us back out— even if it’s cold— The Toledo Arts Commission’s first Art Loop of 2017 will kick off on Thursday, April 20. The theme, “Celebrate the sounds of Toledo” will be honored throughout downtown with creative exhibits, performances, demos and more. Stop by Gathered Glassblowing Studio

Red Bird Arts District First Friday Art Walk

Head outside and get a taste of spring during the Red Bird Arts District First Friday Art Walk, April 7. Every month, downtown Sylvania’s creative shops, local boutiques, art galleries and restaurants flock together for an evening of special events, live music and art exhibits. Stop by Hudson Gallery (5645 Main St.) for the opening

Michigan ceramic artist proposes a communal thread art project

When sitting at the dinner table with friends, family or strangers, we eat slowly, listen, learn, share and savor. Inspired by that intentionality, Michigan ceramic artist Jeni Hansen Gard has proposed A Communal Thread, an art project with a similar sense of cooperation. Gard has coordinated a group of 12 women from the Sylvania area