Creative Briefs #038: Handmade Arcade X

Our hosts interview founding Handmade Arcade Organizers Al Hoff, Jessica Manack, & Elizabeth Prince about the history of the event. Recorded on 11/10/2013.

Links:
Handmade Arcade
Handmade Arcade on twitter
Al Hoff on twitter
Elizabeth Prince on twitter
Jessica Manack on twitter

Things We Mentioned:

  • Handmade Arcade was located at the Hunt Armory in 2008 and 2009 and took 2010 off to look for the perfect venue to accommodate the crowds! To make up for it, 2011 included both a spring and a fall show.
  • Construction Junction was Handmade Arcade's home from 2004-2007.
  • My Paper Crane's tampon dolls were a big hit at the first Handmade Arcade
  • Bad Santa
  • strawberryluna is a design & silkscreen studio duo with a focus on handmade, vibrant art & illustration crafted by hand the old fashioned way with passion and fun. strawberryluna.com
  • Moleskine Pocket Notebook - Gocco Print - Cops - misschief
  • let's make some misschief - misschief on Etsy
  • Panoramic scene around The David L. Lawrence Convention Center
  • Pittsburgh Steelers-NFL Fleece Fabric, , hi-res
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By aigapittsburgh
Published November 19, 2013
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