Fans of Providence’s annual holiday sale, Craftland, can rejoice: the store is now open 12 months of the year offering a variety of handmade goods by independent artists working in Rhode Island and all over the country.The wares include beautiful prints by Alec Thibodeau of Ink Ape, Tiny Showcase, and AS220 Print Shop, plus accessories by contemporary craft favorites like PearsonMaron and Happy Owl Glassworks. Everything is displayed on the shop’s brightly colored custom made or refurbished furniture and the store’s windows and graphics were designed by Providence-based illustrator Jen Corace.
The shop is also home to Craftland’s School of Craft which offers instruction on topics ranging from sewing machine basics to Adobe Photoshop for artists. Sign up for classes and check out some of the shop’s goodies on the Craftland website.
(Images: Sarah Rainwater)