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Shop LOCAL this Holiday Season!

With everything going on in our country right now, it is so important to support small businesses. Not only this holiday season, but all year round! Shopping at a small business benefits your local economy much more than shopping at … Continue reading

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Meet The Maker: Sherry Insley

My name is Sherry Insley of Sherry Insley Designs out of Baltimore, MD. I am an artist, metalsmith, teacher, and maker of things and people. I currently work mainly in jewelry, but do also dabble in small sculptural objects, wall … Continue reading

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Meet The Maker: David Salonen of EDMM studio

I’ve always liked to understand, create, and build things. So, when I found industrial design it seemed like the perfect fit. My training and experience ingrained in me that good process delivers good outcomes. My curiosity and love of making … Continue reading

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Events We Love: Still Divided, An Election Party and Exhibit

We are very excited about this event, which has been organized by our friend Hope Rovelto of Little Chair Printing. We hope to see you there! Still DIVIDED: AN ELECTION PARTY AND EXHIBITION Witness History Direct from Ringside at the … Continue reading

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Meet The Maker: Mariko Iwata of Miks Letterpress

Hello and welcome to our Meet the Maker blog series! Twice a week we will be profiling one of our talented vendors who will be participating in our Holiday Art Star Craft Bazaar on November 19th and 20th at the Simeone … Continue reading

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Meet The Maker: Kimberly Frey of Happy Land Handmade

I started Happy Land Handmade in 2010 to put a name to what I do, which is crafting art objects, wearables, home goods and pottery out of ceramics. My husband and I derived the name from the title of a … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Morgan Kazanjian of Awl Jokes Aside

My name is Morgan and I create books and cards under the name Awl Jokes Aside (partly because my last name is too complex to just use my name, and partly because I love puns). In addition to enjoying long … Continue reading

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Upcoming Exhibition: Night Garden by Christine Lindstrom

Night Garden by Christine Lindstrom  May 21st – July 17th , 2016 Opening Reception: Saturday, May 21st from 6-8pm Art Star is pleased to present a solo exhibition with Asbury Park, NJ based artist, Christine Lindstrom of Mai Autumn.  The … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Heidi Shenk/Row House 14

Words and Photos by Heidi Shenk I’m Heidi, the owner and designer of Row House 14, an indie stationery and paper goods company. I’m a small town Indiana girl that made her way to Baltimore somehow and became a teacher. … Continue reading

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Upcoming Exhibition “After The Flood” by Faryn Davis of Fernworks

CHECK OUT ALL THE WORK HERE We are so pumped to announce our next exhibition with the incredibly talented Faryn Davis of Fernworks.  We have been carrying her line of jewelry at Art Star for years now (you can see … Continue reading

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