Survived the DIY Marketplace! It was a very very long day and a long week to get ready/make the loot to sell, etc. I'll have an official announcement of the stuff I have for sale and get it online post-haste, but before that, here's a few things I check out from the marketplace:
My friend Derek has started a new gig called, Mukee
, in which he reclaims old skateboards and turns them into fancy jewelry and accessories. For example:
You can browse and order Derek's stuff at his etsy shop
, if you're so inclined.
I also picked up a new wallet for myself from Marybeth Mungovan
The photography used is from her travels, both home and abroad. I bought a wallet of an Aspen grove, to give it my wallet it's own home-town flavor. Laurie Lynnxe
and I shared a tent and Laurie was, amongst other things, selling new jewelry she was created from resin casts of found objects. Ms. Vivienne VaVoom
grabbed up one of the necklaces:
There was about a million more things happening at the DIY marketplace, so I think it was a great success and congratulations to Tran for putting it on are in order. Here's to next year's Art Marketplace and DIY fest!