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local event :: crafts for a cause

Crafts for a Cause is a loose knit group of young activists and artists passionate about creating meaningful ‘propaganda’ by working with various progressive organizations around Vancouver and being actively involved in the process of social change. Now in its 5th year, Crafts for a Cause is a fundraiser held at the Rhizome Cafe that supports social justice struggles by bringing together 15 artists and organizations working for a change. Items for sale includes cards, soap, letterpress, textiles, clothing, and more.

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Crafts for a Cause
Saturday, December 1st, 2012
6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Rhizome Cafe
317 East Broadway, Vancouver
$2 admission

image via JustPotters

local event :: Fieldstone Vintage Market + Got Craft?

Looking for something crafty to do this weekend? Here are my top picks!

Fieldstone Vintage Market
Saturday, December 3rd, 2011
noon to 5:00 p.m.
Bakerview Eco Dairy, 1356 Sumas Way, Abbotsford

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One more sleep! Vancouver’s largest indie craft fair is coming this Sunday!

Got Craft?
Sunday, December 4th, 2011
Royal Canadian Legion, 2205 Commercial Drive, Vancouver
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Congratulations to Alice (@LAX TO YVR) for winning the Got Craft? Swag Bag contest … please check your email for details on how to pick up your prize!

Alice @LAX TO YVR
November 26, 2011 at 19:42 Edit #
I’m looking forward checking out Sadie Designs!

round up! :: vancouver craft fairs (+ tix giveaway)

Following our round up of London, UK craft fairs, here are our top Vancouver picks to add to your diaries and don’t forget to scroll to the bottom for a ticket giveaway!

Eastside Cultural Crawl
Friday, November 18 to Sunday, November 20 | check website for times + locations

Blim
Sunday, November 20 | noon to 5pm
Chinese Cultural Center – 50 E. Pender Street, Vancouver

Make it!
Thursday, November 24 to Sunday, November 27 | various times
Croatian Cultural Center – 3205 Commercial Drive, Vancouver
We have 10 pairs of tickets up for grabs! Interested, scroll to the bottom for details.

I Heart Crafts!
Saturday, November 26 | 11:00am to 6:00pm
Artbank – 1897 Powell Street, Vancouver

Portobello West
Saturday, November 26 + Sunday, November 27 | 11:00am to 5:00 pm
Creekside Community Recreation Center – 1 Athletes Way, Vancouver

Crafts for a Cause
Saturday, December 3 | 6:00 pm to 10:00pm
Rhizome Cafe – 317 East Broadway, Vancouver

Fieldstone Vintage Market
Saturday, December 3 | noon to 5:00pm
Bakerview EcoDairy – 1356 Sumas Way, Abbotsford

Got Craft? (image above)
Sunday, December 4 | 10:00am to 5:00pm
Royal Canadian Legion – 2205 Commercial Drive, Vancouver

One of a Kind
Thursday, December 8 to Sunday, December 11 | various times
Vancouver Convention Centre West – 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver

River Market Holiday Show curated by Got Craft?
Saturday, December 10 + Sunday, December 11
Saturday, December 17 + Sunday, December 18
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
River Market – 810 Quayside Drive, New Westminster

Shiny Fuzzy Muddy
Saturday, December 10 + Sunday, December 11 | various times
Heritage Hall – 3102 Main Street, Vancouver

Check out our Around Town listings for crafty events in and around the Lower Mainland!

We have 10 pairs of tickets to give away to Make it! Leave a comment below with the name of what craft fairs you will be hitting up this holiday season and 10 random winners will be chosen on Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at noon (PST).