NeedleChasers of Chevy Chase returns to the Kensington Town Hall/Armory for its 21st quilt and fabric arts display “Time Well Spent.” Join us to admire the amazing selection of 200+ beautiful quilts or buy a handmade item (bags, home goods, etc. in stunning modern designs) at the Artisan Boutique or Just For You Sale. Check … Read More
Takoma Park Folk Festival 2021 – In-Person Crafts Show When: Sunday, September 12, 2021 Where: Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave, Takoma Park, MD 20912 Hours: Noon to 6:30 p.m. While the folk festival will be held online, the TPFF Craft Show will be held in person! This juried event is an annual favorite … Read More
Explore Native American musical, artistic and storytelling traditions with FSGW. We begin with Native America: A Musical Journey, a concert by groundbreaking Native American musicians on Sunday, March 7. Then, learn how to craft beautiful jewelry in our Orpheus Workshop, Native American Bone Jewelry with Tyrone Ellis, on Monday, March 8. Round off the week … Read More
Learn about costume and cosplay creation with Thomas Atkinson. Master Costumer and MoComCon regular, Thomas Atkinson, explains how he made one of his costumes. Q&A after presentation. Join us in Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/95586296868?pwd=NEVEbzBwRTQ1SmV6bjRjZU4xOEhhdz09 Or Dial In: 301 715 8592; Meeting ID: 955 8629 6868 MoComCon is an all day, all ages event celebrating all things comics, graphic … Read More
This week features holiday-related events too numerous to mention here, including concerts, book and art sales, an annual Christmas bazaar and craft markets. Civic-minded residents can attend the Silver Spring Citizens Advisory Board meeting Monday, while those who are interested in starting a business are welcome at a free workshop Tuesday at the Silver Spring Library. Finally, on Friday the 13th, the folks who bring you Pechakucha present a conversation with death.