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These Ain’t Yo Mama’s Craft Fairs

Anne Evans Anne Evans These Ain’t Yo Mama’s Craft Fairs

Unless you are under thirteen. Then, yes these are your mama’s craft fairs. And aren’t you lucky! We are in a time where people are returning to the wonderful world of the handmade and making some incredible items. If you are wanting to shop locally this holiday season and support your local artisans, there are […]

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Young Art Collectors – Mary Ann Crago

Anne Evans Anne Evans Young Art Collectors – Mary Ann Crago

Mary Ann Crago has loved being a part of the Columbus art scene. She graduated from the Columbus College of Art & Design in 1995 with a fine arts degree, then took a bit of a break. Over the past seven years, she’s been more active in the art scene. “I have friends who are […]

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Columbus Wine Shops Come Together to Create Columbus Wine Collective

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Wine Shops Come Together to Create Columbus Wine Collective

A small group of local wine shops are setting aside their competitive differences to collaborate through the creation of a new organization known as the Columbus Wine Collective. This group will promote the buying of wine locally and educate consumers on the value of spending money with local, independent shops. “Wine consumers will find so […]

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AmyD products now available at several North Market vendors

Anne Evans Anne Evans AmyD products now available at several North Market vendors

In addition to several other spots around Columbus, AmyD’s handmade creations are now available at several vendors inside of the North Market. You can find aprons at The Source, coffee sleeves at Touch of Earth, and coasters at Better Earth. The partnerships grew from owner Amy Dalrymple’s participation in last year’s Apron Gala, the annual […]

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It’s Farmers’ Market Time – 2012

Anne Evans Anne Evans It’s Farmers’ Market Time – 2012

Looking for the most current information? CLICK HERE for the 2017 List of Farmers Markets in Columbus and Central Ohio. It’s that time again! Farmers’ Markets are starting to spring up around town. This weekend marks the start for the Clintonville Farmers’ Market and Lancaster Farmers’ Market. The Market at 15th and High has changed […]

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Young Art Collectors – Andrew Miller

Anne Evans Anne Evans Young Art Collectors – Andrew Miller

As a young adult, Andrew Miller loved going to concerts. He loved supporting local music and its musicians. But as he got older and had a child he wanted to find a new way to support the arts. “I wanted to support the arts in some way, shape or form,” said Andrew. So, he transferred […]

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Best Locally Made Product of 2011: Jeni’s Ice Creams

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Locally Made Product of 2011: Jeni’s Ice Creams

An interesting trend that we took note of in 2011 is the growing business of manufacturing local products. From bike frames to vodka to leather wallets to candles, small-scale manufacturing is returning thanks to the the driving force behind the “Buy Local” movement. When we polled our readers about their favor locally made products, one […]

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