Handmade City Launches Renegade Arts and Crafts Show Print
News Releases - Art, Galleries & Museums
Written by Johanna Smith   
Thursday, 11 November 2010 08:45

Theo’s Java Club to Host Inaugural Event

November 9, 2010 (Rock Island, IL) – Handmade City is proud to announce the launch of their renegade arts and crafts show on Saturday, December 4 from 10 AM – 4 PM at Theo’s Java Club located at 213 - 17th Street in Rock Island.  Artists from around the Quad Cities will be selling their one-of-a-kind handmade creations just in time for Christmas.  Confirmed artisans include The Adventure Orange, Betty Round, Cupboards Zine, Dilly Baby, Doug, Jack & Me, Fannie's Closet, Ladynoble, Leah Sprott, Lil Squeeks, Oh So Little Prints, and Terrible Delicious.  The event is free and open to the public.

“This inaugural event provides an opportunity to recognize and celebrate the talented artists living right here in the Quad Cities, said Rose Noble, Handmade City Creator. “Our goal is to make Handmade City the premier leader in producing events that showcase local talent and allow them to bring their products to the community at large.”

Handmade City is an underground crafts + art collective, supporting modern local handmade artisans. Established in 2010, Handmade City supports the do-it-yourself craft collective and modern art available in the Quad Cities.  We pride ourselves on unique craftsmanship and encourage other likeminded artists and consumers to make Handmade City their destination for quality handmade crafts in the Quad Cities.

For additional information or to exhibit at future events, contact Handmade City at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it