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Build a Viable Business with NextFab’s Artisan Accelerator Info Session

Apply to the Artisan Accelerator program, an online 8-week experience that gives artisans and entrepreneurs the essential tools and support.The NextFab makerspace has historically been the place where makers and creatives can build tangible products, providing the physical resources and tools to go from making to selling. Now, we're going a step further with our NextFab Artisan Accelerator, an 8-week experience that gives entrepreneurs the essential tools, support, and structure to focus on the things that matter to build viable businesses. This program is designed specifically to help artisan entrepreneurs craft profitable business models, reach new customers, and build sustainable

Second Thursday at NextFab: “La Sombrilla” Art Installation & Gallery Talk

NextFab 503 North Tatnall Street, Wilmington, DE

Join us in the NextFab Gallery, for the installation of “La Sombrilla,” a self-sustaining environmental sculpture.Join us in the NextFab Gallery, for the installation of “La Sombrilla,” a self-sustaining environmental sculpture that responds to the context of climate change in one of the largest immigrant communities in the city. Multidisciplinary artists Jose Ortiz Pagan, Omar Buenaventura, and Maria Dumlao will discuss the barriers faced by many migrant communities in owning homes, and how their installation begins to open the doors to those conversations.Their installation "La Sombrilla," an installation originally unveiled while it was 100° in Southeast Philadelphia, during an event

How to Set Up for Craft Fairs, Markets, and Retail Stores Webinar

How do you set up your table at craft fairs and markets to maximize sales and branding opportunities?What does it take to have an effective and productive product set up at craft fairs and markets, and for retail store popups? As beautiful and useful as your handmade products may be, if not presented in their best light during selling opportunities, they may not sell as well as they should. We'll discuss with our experts on what pieces they use as part of their vending/tabling setups, special touches they have for customers, and what they deem to be the most effective

Maker Mingle at NextFab

NextFab 503 North Tatnall Street, Wilmington, DE

Meet the makers behind the NextFab Gift Guide and be the first to check out our Holiday Gift Guide!Join us for a special Second Thursday event for our Maker Mingle! As a pre-launch to our NextFab Holiday Gift Guide and Miracle on American Street Gift Market, get a chance to meet the makers behind the products you'll see, and network with other creative professionals about your business and products. In the NextFab Gallery, we will be showcasing our most recent graduates of the Artisan Accelerator and welcoming a special Ray's Reusables Pop-Up in our spaces! Ray's Reusables owner Ray Daly

Miracle on American Street Art & Gift Market

NextFab 503 North Tatnall Street, Wilmington, DE

NextFab and Olde Kensington Boutique have once again partnered to bring you the second annual Miracle on North American Street Holiday Gift Market! Explore the work of over 70 local artists and makers while enjoying delicious food from local vendors. Tour the beautiful NextFab facilities and meet the makers in the actual studio spaces they use to produce the fantastic work available for purchase and watch live demonstrations. Stop by our make-your-own ornament booth for a chance a chance to create your own unique and one-of-a-kind Christmas ornament! There will be live music featuring OKB First Friday favorite, Gypsymother as

NEXTFAB & OKB present Miracle on American Street

NextFab North 1800 N. American St, Philadelphia, PA

NextFab and Olde Kensington Boutique have partnered to bring you the second annual Miracle on North American Street Gift Market! Explore the work of over 40 local artists and makers, enjoy delicious food and drinks from Sor Ynez, and make your own ornaments! Free entry for ALL AGES!

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NextFab Wilmington Holiday Gift & Art Market

NextFab 503 North Tatnall Street, Wilmington, DE

Shop local and handmade at the NextFab Wilmington Holiday Gift & Art Market! Join us for a special Wilmington Holiday Gift & Art Market as part of the Wilmington Art Loop, happening December 2nd from 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm at NextFab Wilmington. Showcasing NextFab member handmade crafts, furniture, products, and more for sale, guests will have the opportunity to shop a wide selection of unique, handmade holiday gifts while viewing the NextFab spaces. Light refreshments will be available in the 2nd-floor lounge area.