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My Shop Local, Shop Direct Holiday List 2012

I don’t like shopping, but I do love giving gifts. Giving a gift that makes someone smile is an amazing feeling, and doing that while supporting local artist is even better.

Here is this years round-up of great Bay Area craft fairs and fantastic artists.

Craft Fairs

This aint your grandmoma’s craft fair.

Bazaar Bizarre Holiday Show

Saturday and Sunday, December 1st and 2nd. 11am – 6pm

Concourse Exhibition Center EAST HALL – 620 Seventh St. (at Brannan) San Francisco
*The Bazaare Bizarre Holiday Show also happens in Boston.

2012 Renegade Craft Fair Holiday Sale | SF

Saturday and Sunday, December 15th and 16th. 11am – 7pm  FREE
Concourse Exhibit Center – 635 8th Street, San Francisco, CA

*The Renegade Craft Fair also happens in Chicago, Los Angles, Austin, Brooklyn, and London.

Fantastic Artists

Bay Area Friends & Artists:

Infinitus Designs – exquisite jewelry made of various chainmail.

Corviid – surreal dark art

Rhiannon Jewels

Bill Bloom – Pottery

Andy Lucas – geometric and multilayered jewelry

Dumb Clothing

Jenneviere  – Fashionista Friendly Knitted Handicrafts

redredmelt – Handmade Glass Beads & Jewelry

Tamar: Midnight Glory – beautiful quilts and jewelry

Tammy Stellanova – Naturalist Curio Jewelry

Amber Clisura – Custom Clothes –

LA Friends & Artists

Jo Rosen – Handmade Jewelry

Beija Flor Naturals – Natural/Vegan/Veg Skin and Hair Care

Washington Friends & Artists:

Get Juliet – Clothing

Misfit Leather

Fable and Fury – Silhouette Jewelry

Copper Maiden – Copper Weather-vanes & Art

Matt Hellner – Shadow Box Sculptures

Friends & Artists From All Over

Erin – Vintage Hand Stamped Flatware – New Orleans

Wick Sakit – Photography  – Portland, OR

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