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Thursday, December 19, 2013


West 78th Street Studios, 1300 W. 78th Street  “Third Friday!” Featuring Josh Usmani’s “Funny Money.”  
Screw Factory 13000 Athens Ave., Lakewood www.screwfactory  “Last Minute Market and Screw Factory Open Studio.”  Open 10am-6pm.

Thursday, December 12, 2013


Rose Iron Works Studio and Forge, 1536 E. 43rd. St., Cleveland,  “Holiday Boutique.”  Open 1-7pm.
Brandt Gallery, 1028 Kenilworth, Cleveland, 216.621.1610,  “Dana Depew-Small Works.”  Open 6-10 pm.  
Art House 3119 Denison Ave., Cleveland 216.398.8556,  “Short and Sweet Holiday Shop.”  12.13 4pm-8pm.  12.14 and 15 11am-4pm.
Doubting Thomas Gallery, 856 Jefferson St., Tremont.  “ Dayglo2 :  Show Your Colors.”  Open 6pm.  The best things happen in this town when our creative, industrious citizens and our community-conscious, local businesses come together to collaborate on something special for each other and the city as a whole.  For the second time in a year, Cleveland’s own DayGlo Color Corporation has provided local artists with a full spectrum of their fluorescent paints – completely free of charge.  This year’s event features approximately 50 local artists. 
12.13 & 14
Breakneck Gallery, 17020 Madison Ave, Lakewood, 216.767.5610 “50 Dolla Holla-Day Show.”Open 5pm and Sat 12/14 @ 10am.  Breakneck Gallery will fill with local vendors, artists and artisans for A Weird and Wonderful Holiday Wonderland Pop-Up Shop on Fri 12/13 and Sat 12/14.  A variety of handmade items by local, independent creators will be available. The gallery will also host their annual 50 Dolla Holla-Day Show – an exhibition featuring original local art, all priced at just $50.  Get there early!  First come, first served.
River Gallery,19046 Old Detroit Road, Rocky River 44116 440 331-8406,  “2013 Winter Holidays Collection.”  12-5pm.  
12.14 & 15
West 78th Street Studios, 1300 W. 78th Street, Cleveland “Cleveland Bazaar.”  Sat 12/14 @ 10am – 9pm.  Sun 12/15 @ 10am – 6pm.  78th Street Studios hosts two exciting, pop-up holiday markets Sat 12/14 – Sun 12/15.  The Cleveland Bazaar (formerly known as Bazaar Bizarre) is Northeast Ohio’s longest running indie craft show.  Just a few flights of stairs above this weekend’s Cleveland Bazaar at 78th Street Studios, Survival Kit presents a special Holiday Edition of the 4th Coast POP UP Market.  This weekend-long event is devoted to local, independent artisans.  The eclectic show will offer jewelry, handmade clothing, vintage items and more!  In addition, most of the building’s art galleries and studios will be open.  Spend the day/evening shopping throughout the whole building.

Thursday, December 5, 2013


Loren Naji Studio Gallery 2138 W. 25th Street, Cleveland  "Cleveland Kids Create" This event began from the idea of a 10 year old girl. It will benefit hundreds of children, the community and kids with cancer!

TerraVista Studios, 1400 East 30th Street #401, Cleveland, 216.523.1387, There is a whirlwind of activity at TerraVista Ceramic Studios, 1400 East 30th Street, as we are busily preparing for the holiday gift- giving season with our much-anticipated 14th Annual Holiday Sale!   Also included within the energetic and spirited space of TerraVista Studios during this 3-day holiday event, will be one-of-a-kind gift creations designed and created by well over a dozen noted Northeastern Ohio artists working in silver and gold jewelry; fiber artists; woodcarvers; whimsical drawings; watercolors; modular origami; eclectic variety of ceramic work. Hours are:  Friday December 6: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.  Saturday, December 7: 12 - 7 p.m. Sunday, December 8: 12 - 4 p.m.   Secure parking is available in the front and side of the building (elevator access is also available).  Please visit our website: for complete details.
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Art House 3119 Denison Ave., Cleveland 216.398.8556,  “Short and Sweet Holiday Shop.”  12.6 4pm-8pm.  12.7 and 8 11am-4pm.
Zygote Press, 1410 East 30th St., Cleveland 216.621.2900  “Holiday Off the Wall Show and Sale.”  Noon-5pm.  Noon to 4pm  Sunday Dec. 8.
12.7 & 8
“The Artcraft Building Open Studio and Holiday Sale.”  2570 Superior Avenue, Cleveland.  6th Floor.  216.407.3685.  Hours Saturday 10-7pm.  Sunday 1-5pm. Looking for a unique gift? The Artcraft Building Open Studio Holiday Sale is the place to be this season with featured art from some amazing artists like Mary Ann Webber, Nina Vivian Huryn, Ann Bort and around 50 others! There will be handmade gifts in the designs of clothing; soaps, clay, jewelry, glass, photography, paintings and tons of mix media presentations.  Check it out! In addition to the amazing art that will be on sale, there will also be a Pulsar Paper Products annual sale, a Dog Food Drive for the Homeless and a The Members Exhibit from the Cleveland Print Room. The event will be happening on the 6th floor studio and is free to attend.
Bette Drake Studio.  The Hildebrandt Building, 3619 Walton Ave. Cleveland,  2nd Floor.  216.961.8118 or 216.251.3878.   “Drake Studio Holiday Sale 2013.”  11-5 both days. 
Brandt Gallery, 1028 Kenilworth, Cleveland, 216.621.1610,  “Dana Depew.”  Opening 6 pm. Local artist Dana Depew returns to Tremont with a special, holiday exhibition of smaller works – all priced at $100 or less.  The show will feature some trademark works, such as his rainbow spectrum of tube socks; new, functional birdhouses manufactured from pieces of his recent Rust Belt Crystal Palace installation at MOCA; chenille paintings; illuminated sculptures; stained glass panels from the Rust Belt Crystal Palace; of few of his penile collages; and more!