Past Event- Hand to Hand Market, March 2011

The Hand to Hand Market features hip, handcrafted goods, underground art and vintage finds from some of the best North Carolina artists, designers, crafters, and collectors this state has to offer. It takes place on Saturday, March 19th, at (and above) The Green Bean Coffeehouse, Downtown Greensboro from 3pm-10pm. That's 7000 square feet of handcrafted goodness!!

This one day, indoor designer craft market is sure to have something for everyone: fine art, apparel, jewelry, accessories, housewares, paper goods, music and more. Find unique, handmade gifts for any occasion.

But the Hand to Hand Market isn't just about finding quality locally hand-crafted goods. It's also about connecting with your community. The Hand to Hand Market offers you the chance to SHOP, EXPLORE, CREATE, LEARN, and CONNECT by hosting a series of short, educational, TEDx style talks throughout the day from local DIYers and community organizations such as
  • - Deep Roots Cooperative Market-
  • - Urban Harvest on Local Food
  • - Local Organic Clothing maker and top ETSY seller Andrea Crouse of Gaia Conceptions
  • - DIY publisher and Author of the ABC's of Anarchy-Brian Heagney
  • - Vegan/Gluten Free Baker-Angie Kenny from Zen Cat Bakery
  • - Designer/Illustrator/Artist Jordan Grace Owens
  • -Sean Coon and Don Ravon from the Dotmatrix Project
There will also be hands-on demonstrations featuring:
  • DIY printmaking.
  • Full-on stitch and bitch knitting circle hosted by Knit, Knot and Sew.
  • Guerilla Gardening seed bomb making table.
  • A 'Make Something Awesome' hands-on crafting table.

This full day of activities will be topped of with a free WUAG sponsored concert on the Green Bean Stage featuring Trekky Record Recording Artist: The Butterflies with local favorites Matty Sheets and the Blockheads.

Come join us for The Hand to Hand Market on Saturday, March 19th from 3pm until 10 pm at (and above) The Green Bean- 341 South Elm Street, Greensboro, NC.