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Your 2017 Gift Guide to Cleveland Artist Amazingness

What better way to find last minute, local gift options for those you love than by looking to the Cleveland artist and maker community! From pop-up makers markets to uncommon books, performance tickets and classes, our local creatives offer an amazing array of handcrafted items and experiences to share. This list features only a fraction of the artists and arts organizations we have locally, so don’t hesitate to send us more ideas and get creative yourself in how you think about spending this holiday season. 

Screw Factory Holiday Market
Get the opportunity to shop the wares of dozens of local artists at this free annual market. Find your perfect gift on Friday, December 15th from 6pm-10pm and Saturday, December 16th from 10am-6pm. 

Pop-up Holiday Market at Crocker Park
Perfect for the lover of luxurious things. Ceramic artist, Lauren Herzak-Baumen has partnered with five fabulous makers to open up a pop-up shop at Crocker Park housing tons of handmade gifts! Vendors include Lauren [ ], Foundry Woodprints, Yellowcake, FOUNT, Hira Jewelry, and Maeve's Skincare. Open until December 24th 

Upcycle Parts Shop
Help the environment, buy craft parts in bulk and find totally one-of-a-kind items and materials at Upcycle Parts! Extended retail hours in the month of December.  

Visible Voice Books 
Consider a loyalty program membership at Visible Voice and support your local bookstores. A loyalty card costs $25 per year and subscription includes $10 off every $100 spent, one coffee or tea and pastry, or one glass of a featured wine or beer per month, as well as the opportunity to meet authors. 

Cleveland Public Theatre
The experience of live performance is invaluable. Give tickets to your friends and family. Try to catch CPT’s over-the-top holiday cabaret,The Loush Sisters Get Hard for the Holidaysbefore it’s sold out! 

The Movement Factory
Gift some dance classes. The Movement Factory has offerings in ballet, contemporary dance, hip hop, as well as other movement and fitness classes. 

Shiner Comics
Cleveland-based comics make excellent presents, as does comic artist, John G.’s beautiful new hardcover anthology,Sandwich Anarchy: The Cult Culinary Posters of Melt Bar & Grilled. 

The Beachland Ballroom and Happy Dog Cleveland
Hosting a holiday get-together at a restaurant or bar this season? Why not do it at a local music venue, where you can surround yourself with live music, local musicians and great food and drink. 

Zygote Press – Off the Wall, Holiday Show and Sale
Zygote’s annual holiday show and sale is fully stocked with beautiful artworks and unique collectibles, all handcrafted by local artists. See and shop the show during open studio hours, Wednesdays and Saturdays from noon to 4 pm until December 23rd. 

CAN Journal
Give the gift of a subscription to Cleveland’s largest visual arts print publication. Check out CAN online for additional events listings for the holidays and year-round 

Darkslide: Skate Deck Show and Auction, Tri-C
Proceeds from the purchase of works at this show go directly to a  student scholarship. Get art, give education. Auction on February 2nd

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