Thursday, March 24, 2011


This year's SONYA Studio Stroll will take place on Saturday, May 14 & Sunday, May 15, 2011 from 12pm-6pm both days, rain or shine! The self-guided tour of SONYArtist members' studios and galleries will take place in Ft. Greene, Clinton Hill, Wallabout and Bedford Stuyvesant.  Until then - Click on the link and get updates on the website: SONYA ONLINE  Artisan-Market will have SONYA Totes, Bags and Buttons available for sale. Purchase of these items will help support production of this Free Annual Arts Event.

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Buddy Holly Meets the Beatles- Corey Sky Performs

Opening Day - Saturday April 16 - Ft. Greene Park's Artisan-Market

Corey Sky will be performing at the Artisan-Market opening day around Noon @ Ft. Greene Park's Artisan-Market. Keep up with his schedule of performances and sample some of his music on Corey Sky's website

Sunday, March 6, 2011

Jorge Torres/The Beast: Art Exhibition&Sale

Jorge's Artwork will be gracing the walls of the Beast for the whole month of March
Jorge is a member of the South Of the NavyYard Artists.


Thursday, March 3, 2011

The Idea of Sustainability Inundates the Handmade Scene

Handmade Nation: The Rise of DIY, Art, Craft and Design  

"I believe the simple act of making something, anything, with your hands is a quiet political ripple in a world dominated by mass production... and people choosing to make something themselves will turn those small ripples into giant waves" Faythe  Levine.  In 2006, Ms Levine travelled to 15 cities and interviewed 80 artisans to create a documentary chronicling the indie craft movement, which is currently available in both book and dvd format. "the shift from fine art making to crafting is a logical one for many artist, who want to make usable items that remain meaningful" from a review by 'Trie.
Nadia Miller

Kevin Barry Back at the Artisan-Market 4/16/11

A favorite designer featured at the Artisan-Market, Kevin Barry will be found selling his latest creations throughout the 2011 Season. He only sells in person, refusing to have a website, so don't miss out on this opportunity to view, try on and purchase one of his many one - of - a - kind recycled textile, yarn and fur creations.