Thursday, November 9, 2017

Holiday Art and Craft Shows Happening this Weekend, November 10–12

by Cindy Lindgren
and Sharon Parker

Here's your curated guide to local shows featuring handmade crafts and original art. Your opportunity to shop for unique local handcrafted items for the holidays and other gifting occasions, or to treat yourself. Enjoy!

All shows take place this weekend, Nov. 10–12. Check back next Thursday for more!

Weavers Guild of Minnesota Fiber Fair


Studio 332, Northrup King Building
1500 Jackson St. NE
Minneapolis 55413
Friday, 10–7
Saturday, 10–5
Sunday, noon–4
Scarves, shawls, purses, rugs, handspun yarn, and other fiber items made by members of the Weavers Guild of Minnesota

Nokomis Community Center
2401 E. Minnehaha Parkway
Minneapolis 55417
Saturday, 9:30–4
Clothing and accessories, jewelry, wood and ceramic items, letterpress and hand-printed cards, and more. Proceeds benefit park programs.

Linden Hills Holiday Market
Sunnyside Gardens
3723 W. 44th St.
Minneapolis 55410
Sundays, 9–2, through Dec. 17
This weekly market in the greenhouse features handcrafted gifts, holiday decor, and a wide variety of foods. Cohosted by Minneapolis Craft Market and Linden Hills Farmers Market.

St. Paul

Dow Artists Building
2242 University Ave. W.
St. Paul 55114
Friday, 5–10
Saturday, noon–8
Open studios and galleries throughout the building.

Mn Christmas Market
Lake Monster Brewing
550 Vandalia St.
St. Paul 55114
Saturday, 1–7
Local makers, local handcrafted goods; vendors donate 7 percent of sales to three selected children's charities. Food trucks on hand.