Winter Arts Market- presented by Artisan Alley

2017 winter art market

This event is FREE and Open to the Bloomington Public as we celebrate the beginig of 2017 year plus Artisan Alley’s Grand Opening of our newest location of the B-Line and 2nd Street called MADE!! Feel free to come dressed up with your favorite sweater on Saturday January 21st from 10 PM to 4 PM as there will be prizes for ugliest/funniest/weirdest sweater!!!

Artisan Alley’s Fall Art Market and Open Studios is sure to be a great time!! This event could be our biggest to date! Come see live demos all day of different mediums including: glass working, blacksmithing, woodworking, painting, leather working, clay pendant making, jewelry making and MORE!

Our private studios will be open and over 25 local artists will have all kinds of goodies on display. There will also be food, drinks and live music!

Additionally, since we will be expecting winter weather we are making sure to have our Food Truck Vendors, bring delicious warm food and drinks, including sales for local beers sponsored by Upland. (Must bring valid ID’s).

If you are interested in offering your services as a visiting artists, food/drink vendor or a performer/music group, please follow the below link to find the application. We will be taking applications in until January 19th.

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We are a rich and bustling creative environment where individual artistic pursuits come together into a collaborative and energizing space where creative ideas become a reality. We offer many different services, resources and spaces to creative entrepreneurs, as well as a diverse community of like-minded Bloomingtonians.

Our artisan community features the Burl & Ingot Tool Library which provides tools and equipment for numerous artforms, creative art classes, a cowork lab with multiple computers with creative software and high-speed internet, the
MADE Gift Shop which provides members 100% of sales in our handmade gift shop, the Dimensions Gallery: a venue that shows art from local and visiting artists, the Community Market: open to the public as a market for all types of vendors on the B-line trail, Open Studios: open spaces for the community to interact with local artisanas and makers, and volunteer Opportunities: an opportunity for individuals to learn and help us grow.

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