Are you interested in handmade arts and crafts created by independent artists? Then check out the 10th annual Crafty Bastards event taking place at nearby Union Market this Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm each day. From the Union Market Events Page:
An exhibition and sale of handmade arts and crafts from over 140 independent artists presented by Washington City Paper. The tenth annual event will be Crafty Bastards’ first two-day show and second year at Union Market. For those seeking a one-of-a-kind shopping experience, Crafty Bastards Arts and Crafts Fair is not to be missed. In past years, Crafty Bastards has hosted a wide array of interesting and unique items including handmade hats, handspun yarn, bracelets made from camera parts, sculptures made from Monopoly game pieces, monster plushies, eco-friendly goods, pottery, clothing, and much, much more! Tickets are $5 in advance and will be available for purchase Aug. 29 at Washington City Paper.
Union Market is located at 1309 5th St NE.