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Meet the Maker: James Singewald

I’ve been photographing cities like Philadelphia and Baltimore for the past 20 years. I’m from Providence, RI originally, but moved to Philly in 1998 to get my BFA from The University of the Arts. I lived there for ten years … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Sokthy Eury of Oweee Baby Hats

Hello, my name is Sokthy Eury, the maker of Oweee Baby Hats. I started crafting reversible infant/toddler hats in 2016 a year after having my first born, Owen. Before we knew it, we were calling him Oweee. While preparing the … Continue reading

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Meet Rebekah Joy of Flux Bene

Hello! My name is Rebekah and I am the founder and designer behind Flux Bene, a zero-waste line of clothing and accessories handmade in Pittsburgh. Flux Bene was founded in 2017, after many years of fantasizing, planning, and brainstorming about … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Cody and Ali of Untitled_Co

Hey there! We are Cody and Ali of Untitled_Co! We recently relocated from Brooklyn to open up shop here in Philadelphia. Untitled_Co is our collaborative passion project that we are hoping to turn into a lifetime of rewarding work. We … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Rachael Compton of by ren

Hi, my name is Rachael. I love jewelry, dancing, and my dog (not in that order). I started by ren two years ago with absolutely no knowledge of how to make jewelry or what the jewelry industry is all about. … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Sarah Evans of Spiderbite Boutique

Hello there! I am Sarah Evans and I make monsters for a living! Spiderbite Boutique is the name of my creative endeavour, and has been my labor of love and fuzz for 14 years now. My journey as a maker … Continue reading

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Meet The Maker: Melissa Koenig Ceramics

I signed up for my very first ceramics class a month before my 31st birthday. I certainly was not thinking of it as a potential career; just a creative outlet for my somewhat boring professional life. After the first class, … Continue reading

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Art Star at The Bourse

Exciting news! We have opened up a 2nd space at The Bourse! If you work or live near center city, this will be a convenient place to stop for all your  handmade Art Star goodies. Our shop is a 17ft … Continue reading

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2019 Summer Calendar of Events

Art Star Pop Up Market at Spruce Street Harbor ParkEvery Weekend, May 11th + 12th, 1-6pmFrom May 18th – September 29thA new mix of 12-20 craft vendors each day!https://www.artstarcraftbazaar.com/about-spruce-street-harbor-park/NOW ACCEPTING VENDOR APPLICATIONS Fishtown FestivaleSaturday, June 8th, 12-8pmon Frankford Avenue in … Continue reading

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Janell Wysock Joins Art Star

Exciting news! Janell Wysock Textiles will be moving into our gallery on March 1st! Our shop will remain in the front portion and Janell will be taking over the back space. Though we loved hosting regular exhibitions in our gallery, … Continue reading

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