Crafty’s Handmade HoliDAYS
Monday, December 18 – Friday, December 22, 2023
Pike Place Market celebrates its second year of Crafty’s Handmade HoliDAYS, a week filled with artist demos, holiday music, the best handmade gift shopping in Seattle, and more! We invite you to come to the MarketFront Pavilion to Meet the Handmade Craft Market Producers. This is a magical time to explore Pike Place Market and our world-class Handmade Craft Market; what better way to finish your holiday shopping? Make it a Market day and enjoy a seasonal meal at one of the Market’s restaurants or take in a holiday show.
If you haven’t explored our world-famous Craft Market, don’t miss this chance to be surrounded by one-of-a-kind handmade products that make for an extraordinary gift for anyone on your list.
Mark your calendars!
All events are from 11am – 2pm and are FREE!
Mon, Dec. 18 – Ornament Painting with Kate Endle of Kate Endle Illustration & Fine Art (MarketFront Pavilion)
World-renowned children’s illustrator Kate Endle’s incredible work speaks for itself. From collaged canvases, prints, home décor, paper products, children’s books and more, Kate’s wealth of knowledge in art is remarkable. This is your chance to learn from her as she teaches an ornament painting demo while you create your own ornament. Participants will take home their ornament for a bit of Market flair.
Tues, Dec. 19 – Live Holiday Music with Market Buskers (MarketFront Crossover Tent)
Wed, Dec. 20 – Painting Demo with Katy Racines of Galaxy Wear (MarketFront Pavilion)
Katy Racines of Galaxy Wear makes hand-painted hats, tees, hoodies, and totes inspired by scenes from the cosmos. The results are something vivid that cannot be replicated and a style that will not be ignored. Be sure to catch her out-of-this-world demo using her signature galaxy-inspired splatter painting techniques.
Thurs, Dec. 21 – Live Holiday Music with Market Buskers (MarketFront Crossover Tent)
Fri, Dec. 22 – Card Printing Demo of Traditional Tlingit Designs with Harmony Hoss of Art by Harmony (MarketFront Pavilion)
Native artist Harmony Hoss will showcase her printmaking process and original designs inspired by her Tlingit culture. Harmony is known for her intricate designs that feature depictions of the moon, wolf, eagle, and more, which she will be printing onto cards for you to take home and enjoy!