Category Archives: Art Glass

Shop Urban Air Market Oakland Pop Up

Urban Air Market Oakland. Sunday, July 16, 2017

Urban Air Market Oakland is plein air shopping with over 100 independent designers and artists as well as local musicians, good eats, and more.

Shop local and sustainable apparel, accessories, home goods, art, and body products. Think perfect antidote to big box, mass-produced retail ennui.

Free admission.

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6 Tips For Patchwork Show Modern Makers Festival Spring 2017

Patchwork Show Modern Makers Festival Spring 2017. June 24, 2017 

Mark your calendar for the fab Patchwork Show Modern Makers Festival Spring 2017.

This bi-annual juried makers festival showcases 150+ local art/craft/design vendors along with artisan food, DIY craft workshops, gourmet food trucks, and live music. Think love child of Etsy and Pinterest.

Free admission! Family friendly! Pet friendly!

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So Many Sales, So Little Time Part II

So Many Sales, So Little Time Part II: Urban Air Market | Rebecca Minkoff Sample Sale | City Hall Popup for SFMade Week | Spicer Bags Sample Sale. May 7 – 15, 2017

Delivered as promised – So Many Sales, So Little Time Part II.

Get ready for deals on great merch for men, women, children, and pets! Find unique (and in some cases very discounted) wares for your BFF, your Mom, your Dad, your pupper and even yourself! Think ahead and stock up on great gifts for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, bridal showers, weddings, and/or graduations.

Public Service Announcement:  As you may have noticed, this is warehouse/sample sale season. Scroll to the bottom of this post for a list of sales and other happenings.

Tips worth repeating: check the websites before going; go early for the best selection; pick a city and go to the sales in that city; bring a bag; bring cash for when credit cards are not accepted; and bring a friend. Because we have so many sales at the same time strategic planning is a must. If a sale looks interesting make sure you put it on your calendar. Most of these sales are only a day or two and only come around once or twice a year.

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So Many Sales, So Little Time Part I

So Many Sales, So Little Time Part I: Memebox Beauty Pop Up | Pizzichillo & Gordon Spring Art Glass Studio Sale | Zina Kao Sample | Inside Line Equipment Sample Sale |Brandy Melville Warehouse Sale. May 4 – 7, 2017

Oh hey Deal Trackers there are so many sales, so little time we had to break the post into parts! Get ready for deals on beauty products, art glass, apparel, bags, jewelry, and more. With prices 50-80% off retail consider this a perfect opportunity to stock up on great gifts for Mother’s Day, bridal showers, and/or graduations.

Public Service Announcement:  As you may have noticed, this is warehouse/sample sale season. Scroll to the bottom of this post for a list of sales and other happenings.

Tips worth repeating: check the websites before going; go early for the best selection; pick a city and go to the sales in that city; bring a bag; bring cash for when credit cards are not accepted; and bring a friend. Because we have so many sales at the same time strategic planning is a must. If a sale looks interesting make sure you put it on your calendar. Most of these sales are only a day or two and only come around once or twice a year.

Happy Deal Tracking!

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3 Fab Sales You Will Want To Track

3-fab-sales-you-will-want-to-track3 Fab Sales You Will Want To Track: Lulu Designs Jewelry Sample Sale. December 2 – 4, 2016. Catstudio Warehouse Sale. December 2, 9 + 10. Union Street Glass Sale. December 2-4 and 10+11.

Here are 3 Fab Sales you will want to track for great deals on hand crafted jewelry, contemporary home accessories and hand crafted modern lighting and barware. Whether you are looking for the perfect gift or something special for yourself you will want to pull out your FasTrak and shop these fab sales.

Public Service Announcement:  As you may have noticed, this is warehouse/sample sale season. Scroll to the bottom of this post for a list of sales and other happenings.Tips worth repeating: check the websites before going; go early for the best selection; pick a city and go to the sales in that city; bring a bag; bring cash for when credit cards are not accepted; and bring a friend. Because we have so many sales at the same time strategic planning is a must. If a sale looks interesting make sure you put it on your calendar. Most of these sales are only a day or two and only come around once or twice a year.

Happy Deal Tracking!

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We Are Obsessed With These 10 Artful(l) Holiday Events!

Art.10 Artful(l) Holiday Events Around The Bay Area December 2-4, 9-11, 17-18, 2016.

Get ready to deck your halls, walls, table tops, and body with hand-made, unique goods from one of these 10 Artful(l) Holiday Events!

Whatever you are looking for – art glass, prints, sculptures, paintings, jewelry, ceramics, textiles, wood, leather – you name it, you will find it. All art styles, mediums, and budgets accommodated.

This is a great opportunity to check off your entire holiday shopping list and support a local artisan. Score!

Tips worth repeating for this season of sales: check the websites before going; go early for the best selection; pick a city and go to the sales in that city; bring a bag; bring cash for when credit cards are not accepted; and bring a friend. Because we have so many sales/fairs at the same time strategic planning is a must. If a sale/fair looks interesting make sure you put it on your calendar. Most of these sales are only a day or two and only come around once or twice a year. Continue reading

Pizzichillo and Gordon Art Glass Studio Holiday Sale 2016

pizzichillo-gordon-art-glass-studio-holiday-sale-2016Pizzichillo and Gordon Art Glass Studio Holiday Sale 2016. November 25- 27th and December 3, 10, 17 2016.

Collectors of contemporary art glass, or anyone looking for a unique and memorable gift, will want to put the Pizzichillo and Gordon Art Glass Studio Holiday Sale 2016 on their must do list.

This is a great opportunity to purchase museum quality glass art at a reduced price. Shop new pieces, one-of-a-kind works,first-quality discontinued pieces and seconds. Don’t miss the bargain priced studio seconds!

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SF Etsy Indie Holiday Emporium 2016

sf-etsy-indie-holiday-emporium-2016SF Etsy Indie Holiday Emporium 2016. November 26  + 27, 2016.

SF Etsy Indie Holiday Emporium 2016 has unique handmade, re-purposed, and vintage items perfect for yourself and everyone on your holiday hit list – whoops, I mean gift list.

Here’s your chance to do all your holiday shopping without ever stepping foot in a soul sucking big box store. Sweet.

Free Admission.

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Cohn Stone Glass Art Studios Moving On Sale

cohn-stone-glass-art-studios-moving-saleCohn Stone Glass Art Studios Moving On Sale. October 21, 22 & 23.

The Cohn Stone Glass Art Studios Moving On Sale is your chance to purchase direct from the artists gorgeous handcrafted decorative and functional art glass.

Shop one-of-a-kind sculptural pieces, prototypes, experimental pieces, and samples.

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It’s A Bumper Crop @ The Great Glass Pumpkin Patch

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Great Glass Pumpkin Patch. Exhibition: September 27-30, 2016. Pumpkin Sale: October 1 + 2, 2016.

With 10,000+ colorful glass pumpkins and gorgeous gourds on display, the Great Glass Pumpkin Patch is the largest glass pumpkin patch in Northern California.

From September 27 to 30th visitors can meander the glass pumpkin patch. The art glass goes on sale Saturday and Sunday with prices starting at $25.

FREE admission. 

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