Experience the Magic of the Handmade Arcade Holiday Market!
Saturday, December 2 • 11AM–6PM
David L. Lawrence Convention Center • Free Tickets
With breathtaking live demonstrations, hands-on activities, and free make-and-take crafts, the whole family can experience the magic of making at the Handmade Arcade Holiday Market. Learn from screen printers, glass blowers, painters, and potters, then shop thousands of distinctive handcrafted goods from over 275+ talented makers and artists.
What will you make?
Handmade Arcade’s Make-and-Take crafts are perfect for kiddos and grown-ups to get creative! Learn from the artists and bring home a unique piece of artwork.
- Bedazzle an LED gift bag with Assemble
- Create a tiny wearable piece of art with BabCat Press
- Paint your holiday card in watercolor with Gaby Ortiz
- Make a creative collage with The Frick Pittsburgh
What will you discover?
Get inspired by live artist demonstrations!
- Discover the magic of glassblowing with the Pittsburgh Glass Center
- Learn how yarn is made with Mousetail Textiles
- Assist artists in creating a collaborative canvas with Ocular Arcade
- Watch the process of large-scale silk screening with AIR artists and students.
What will you buy?
Sure, you could just run over to Walmart for a pine-scented candle or order the latest trendy gadget on Amazon, but what if you could find a gift as memorable and unique as the recipient? From sustainable clothing and accessories to one-of-a-kind art, innovative home decor, decadent body products, and more, this market features original handmade goods you won’t find anywhere else.
Explore the Holiday Market virtual catalog to see what’s in store!
Hate Crowds? Love shopping small and handmade?
Purchase tickets to the Friday Night Happy Hour and Early Bird Shopping Events for crowd-free shopping, exclusive giveaways, and more. Get tickets and more details!