Here are some great crafty happenings :
August 4: Detroit Urban Craft Fair, MI The Detroit Urban Craft Fair is an alternative craft fair featuring 50+ independent, DIY artists and crafters. DUCF exists around a community market feel, encouraging the interaction of maker and buyer, while showcasing a wealth of handmade talent! 10am-8pm at the Majestic Theater, Detroit
August 11-12: The Blissful Revolution, ME Blissful Revolution celebrates its third year in the craft fair circuit bringing you the best in DIY, handmade arts and crafts. Paper, fiber, clay, leather, image, icon, metal, jewel, stone, wax, food, tarot, ink, mind and more...everything hand made with love. Third time’s a charm!
August 11: Crafty Wonderland, ORPortland's monthly art + craft extravaganza! Buy cool stuff from 40+ artists and crafters & learn to make something new at the DIY table! The 2nd Sunday of every month from 11am - 4pm at Doug Fir, Portland, OR; All ages, always free.http://www.craftywonderland.com