Thursday, November 22, 2007

TORONTO City of Craft - December 1

spins & needles
has been invited to participate in City of Craft, a day long opportunity to buy, observe, experience, chat about, share and re-imagine all things handmade!

WHAT: City of Craft
WHO: 60+ craft vendors, community groups, installation artists & workshop leaders
WHEN: Saturday December 1, 2007, 11am-8pm
WHERE: Theatre Centre, located at 1087 Queen Street West at Dovercourt.

Event highlights include:
  • 60+ craft vendors and exhibitors from Toronto and Montreal selling awesome handmade art, craft & fashion and promoting their craft-based initiatives
  • Soft City, a plush cityscape that invites Torontonians to reconsider their relationship to the place they live
  • StreetKnit's hand-knit house, an inventive endeavor to bring awareness to issues of homelessness in the city (Donations of hand knit garments will be accepted at the event).
  • Perusal of Toronto Zine Library's entire collection of zines in the cozy reading lounge.
  • Ample opportunities to make stuff!

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