$30 – $40

The Cutting Edge: A Fundraiser for Handmade Arcade

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David L. Lawrence Convention Center

1000 Fort Duquesne Boulevard

Hall B

Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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Don’t miss Handmade Arcade’s inaugural benefit event on Friday night! (Open to ages 18+.)

  • GET A FIRST LOOK at the market the night before it opens to the public
  • SHOP EARLY from more than 140 featured vendors (from a total of 239)
  • MEET THE MAKERS from Pittsburgh and beyond
  • MINGLE with Pittsburgh’s craft community
  • ENJOY snacks and cider, craft activities and make-and-takes
  • HELP SUPPORT Handmade Arcade, the region’s largest independent craft fair, and its community of innovative craft-based artists, designers and makers




Lots to do and make!

  • Sip Crafted Apple, an exclusive collaborative release from Threadbare Cider and Handmade Arcade
  • Assemble your own crafty goodie bag
  • Create a glass mosaic with artist Debbie Jacknin
  • Watch live demonstrations from Pittsburgh Glass Center
  • Make block prints with WorkshopPGH
  • Laser cut a custom wood or leather key fob with Protohaven
  • Bid on fabulous silent auction items
  • Music by DJ Jeff Bower
  • Cash bar
  • Light bites




Proceeds will support:

  • Free admission to Handmade Arcade
  • Free Hands-on Handmade Activity Area for all ages
  • Youth Maker Scholarship Program for ages 16-18
  • Craft Corridor for emerging artists





A limited number of tickets are available.




Looking for tickets to Handmade Arcade's annual Early Birdie Shopping Hour on Saturday, December 8, from 10-11 a.m.? Purchase tickets here.




Want to attend both the Friday night fundraiser and the Saturday morning Early Birdie? Purchase a combo ticket and save $10! Click the "Tickets" button above to purchase.


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David L. Lawrence Convention Center

1000 Fort Duquesne Boulevard

Hall B

Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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