Crafty Bastards is just 4 Days Away
4 days Away~! And I have so so many things to do! In case you need some information about the fair, here is a bunch that I stole from their website:
The 5th Annual Crafty Bastards Arts & Crafts Fair is this Sunday, September 28th from 10am-5pm at the Marie Reed Learning Center in the Adams Morgan neighborhood of Washington, DC.
Handmade Shopping Frenzy
Learn about awesome handmade goods and the people that make them on the Crafty Bastards blog or in the vendor gallery and use the festival map, which includes the complete vendor booth listing, to plan your shopping.
The best stuff goes fast, so arrive early. Plus, the first 5,000 shoppers get a FREE limited edition Crafty Bastards tote bag to help carry all their crafty purchases!
Crafty Bastards Twitter
Get special offers and announcements sent from the Crafty Bastards Twitter account the day of the festival. Follow these easy steps to join the fun
1. Follow Crafty Bastards on Twitter: twitter.com/craftybastards
2. Enable your account to receive posts on your mobile phone (standard text message rates apply): twitter.com/devices
3. Turn on device updates for Crafty Bastards and get Crafty posts delivered to your mobile phone.
4. Turn on your phone during the fair and get super awesome special secret messages.
Live Performances and the 4th Annual B-Boy Battle!
Stage MC - Ken Vegas
Crafty DJ - DJ Saggiatore
10:30am Taffety Punk Theatre Company
11:30am Rock 'n Romp featuring Fever
1:35pm The Chinese Martial Arts Institute
2:30pm B-Boy Battle hosted by Alloutparty.com
All Day - Crafty Mutiny Supply Swap
All Day - Free Bike Valet & Crafty Bike Contest hosted by Washington Area Bicyclist Association
Check out the full Entertainment line up.
Workshops and Demos All Day!
CRAFT: Zine Maker Square (#128 on the tennis courts)
All Day Make your very own button rings, paper beads and LED throwies. Hosted by CRAFT: Zine
Knitting Workshop Knit-A-Gogo Booth (#1).
10:30am-11:30am, 12:30pm-1:30pm Learn to Knit
3pm-4pm Entrelac Knitting Workshop
Get Crafty Ipso Crafto Booth (#7)
All Day, 10am-4pm*
Make felt pins and mini disco balls, design your own stamp, and have fun with Crafty Bastards paint-by-number.
*these workshops are free and while supplies last. Children may participate if accompanied the entire time by a parent or guardian
Bicycle Safety The Bike Rack Booth (#59)
10am, 2pm Basic Bike Maintenance
12pm Riding Your Bike Safely In The City (meet in front of the Maker Square Workshop Area)
Yoga Silk Road Yoga Booth (#106). All day.
Stop by the Silk Road Yoga booth to watch yoga demos by the experts.
Pottery Wheel Demos Hinckley Pottery Booth (#82). All day.
Check out the clay magicians of Hinckley Pottery who can transform lumps of clay into functi onal objects. Instructors from Hinckley Pottery's studio will use the potter's wheel to make cups, bowls, and other simple and complex forms.
Skateboarding Aplomb Clothing Booth (#147). All day. Fun box demos.
Check out the Aplomb Skate Team grind, slide and nollie at the mini-park in the tennis court.