Thursday, September 17, 2009

Cville Craft Attack September News

Kim Boggs of 2nd chance studio had the privilege of being part of CCDC's 5th anniversary celebration and OLIO's 4th installment on September 12th. OLIO is a wonderful forum - anyone involved in a creative pursuit has the opportunity to present 20 slides, 20 seconds per slide to share their creative processes with the community.

Over the past several months, Kim has been thrilled to be a part of the etsy community and even make it to the front page a few times! please visit her at for a look at her creations, as well as some wonderful vintage finds.


Lindsey Mears has an exhibition of new mixed media work and photographic collages at Java Java fair-trade coffee on the downtown mall. Her work will be up until Sept. 28.

421 E. Main Street
(next to the Nook and across from Tea Bazaar)

Mon-Fri 7am to 6pm
Sat 8am to 6pm


There will be a reception Friday Sept.18 4pm to 6pm.
Come say hi, drink coffee and look at art!

ByCary was the featured artist of the week in August on Emmaline Bride. Check it out at: Emmaline is an online hand-made wedding marketplace based out of Michigan that has lots of awesome finds from cool artists all over the world.

ByCary is excited to be participating in this year's Design Marathon which is coming up on October 2nd from 10AM to 10PM. On this day, teams of local professional designers will provide pro-bono design services to ten deserving Charlottesville area non-profit organizations. Each creative team will include one student pursuing a design-related degree.Potential projects include branding, brochures, advertisements, schematic building or space renovation drawings, drawings for ADA compliance, or broader site planning.You also now find ByCary on a couple new sites including Wedding Wire (check her out here) and under Invitations.

Fall is a busy time, getting ready for shows and the holiday season. If you'd like to find ByCary, she will continue to be at the Charlottesville Farmer's Market on September 26th, October 10th and another date in November to be announced. You might even find her at the City Holiday Market w
hich will also be held in the same spot as the regular City Market this year.
On October 17th, she will participate in Squidfire's Art Mart. More show dates to be announced soon but please save the date for our annual Holiday Craftacular on December 11th and 12th.
Happy Fall!


Victoria Horner is starting her fall show season in Richmond on Sept. 19 at the 43rd Street Art Festival. Her website is currently being updated for fall, so check back soon for new fabrics & the complete show schedule
Also, she's developing a T-shirt line to complement her bag collection.

Magnolia Moonlight - Christina is currently working on her new 2010 calendars and can't wait to release them soon! They are going to be printed on a limited run of 100. If you want to be the first to know when they are available, sign up here for the Magnolia Moonlight newsletter! Christina has also been busy with commissioned invitation and logo designs for various clients. Feel free to contact Magnolia Moonlight if you have a custom design project in mind!

taviametal is very excited to share with you that her work is now being represented by Artful The Artful Home believes that when you live with art that you love, and it's made by a gifted artist with skill and care, it adds something rich and sweet to your life, every day. The site and the wonderful people who work for this fantastic company work to bring ease and accessibility to the ownership and enjoyment of beautiful things. They want to help people discover and acquire the finest artwork available today. She is also equally thrilled that her Adoration Bracelets will be included in their holiday catalog. If you are interested, you can sign up to receive these great catalogs right in your mailbox. In the meantime, you can visit her beautiful artist page and check out the rest of their site too!