Category Archives: interviews

Meet Art Star Craft Bazaar Vendor Hillery Sproatt

Art Star: Did you go to art school?  If so, where did you study? Hillery Sproatt:  I did. I studied printmaking and book arts at The Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore, Maryland. AS: What types of items will you … Continue reading

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Meet New Craft Bazaar Vendor Meera Lee Patel

Art Star: Did you go to art school?  If so, where did you study? Meera Lee Patel: I did not go to art school; I graduated from Rutgers University with degrees in English & Journalism. AS: What types of items … Continue reading

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Meet Lauren Rossi of Boutique Textiles

Art Star: Did you go to art school?  If so, where did you study? Lauren Rossi: I went to a liberal arts college for my undergraduate degree and followed that up with art school for my graduate degree. I received … Continue reading

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Meet Devin McNutt of Saffron Creations

Art Star: What materials do you work with? Devin McNutt: I make jewelry from vintage tin canisters, boxes and trays. I’ve been collecting these tins over the years by scouring flea markets, yard sales and antique stores. Most of them were … Continue reading

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Meet Rachel Sherman of Malagueta

Rachel Sherman makes impeccably crafted clothing and accessories under the name Malagueta. Her surface manipulation on each garment is pretty amazing.  Learn more about her techniques & what inspires her.  And be sure to check her out at the bazaar at … Continue reading

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Meet Stephanie Harvey of exit343designs

Local silkscreen printer, Stephanie Harvey is an Art Star Craft Bazaar veteran.  We always love checking out her cute & colorful printed t-shirts, plushies, stationary, prints & more!  Learn more about her technique, the artists who inspire her & what … Continue reading

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Meet Renee D’Amico of Tadpole Creations

Renee D’Amico of Tadpole Creations makes the most darling plush & appliqued bibs, onesies & more!  I especially love her little Russian Babushka Dolls & DIY Pirate Doll Kits.  Any one of her items would make a great gift for … Continue reading

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Meet Julie Lange of On 3 Designs!

Next up in our series of Art Star Craft Bazaar Vendor Profiles is Philadelphia based textile artist/designer, Julie Lange of On 3 Designs.  Julie crafts beautiful clutches, bags and purses from her own screen printed fabric designs.  Visit her at … Continue reading

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Meet Ashley Landon of The Knotty Owl

Next up in our series of Art Star Craft Bazaar Vendor Profiles is Ashley Landon of The Knotty Owl.  Hailing from Rochester NY, Ashley creates hand-cut jewelry (no laser cutting here!) made from local, reclaimed lumber.  Find her at the … Continue reading

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Meet Diane Koss of Cutesy but Not Cutesy

We will be posting Art Star Craft Bazaar Vendor profiles pretty regularly now through the big weekend – May 11th & 12th!  First up is Cutesy but Not Cutesy.  Meet the maker behind the brand – Diane Koss. Art Star: … Continue reading

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