Friday, December 16, 2011 thinks Pop Up shops are cool

In the beginning of our season a reporter for MSN came into talk shop.  They just published this article that talks about some of the best Pop Up Shops nationwide.

Happy Holidays from Downtown Artistry

We are feeling the end of our 2011 season quickly approaching, and want to thank each and everyone of you for making it our best yet!  With just a couple more events on our calendar and a few more days to get your holiday shopping done, I hope you come down and see us soon.

Thursday 12/22 4-7 we will be hosting our Holiday Party: including live music, light refreshments, and Sedaris-Clause will be joining us again for another festive reading of David Sedaris.

Saturday 12/24 11-4 Made Indie Craft Boutique all star Laura Long will be helping us craft up some last minute gifts, this is a all day drop in event.  Note we will be closing early for Christmas Eve at 4pm.

Thursday 12/29 Will be our last day so please join us for our closing party 4-7 we will have live music and a chance for you to meet the artists of Downtown Artistry.

Remember it will be free to park in a Smart Park Parking lot if you arrive between 4-6pm on Thursday nights in Dec.

You all have made our season a success so thank you, and we hope to see you there.

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Kids Art Night with Art ala Carte

It is Christmas time and boy do the kids feel the stress, with holiday plays, watching their diets and remembering everyone on their list.  So we are making it easy for them.  Tonight's Holidate is kid focused.  

Come to Downtown Artistry Dec15th 4-7 and they will be able to make some gifts to put under their tree, thanks to Art ala Carte, a new business opening up in Sellwood that let's kids go wild, art style.

Free Parking for Mom and Dad too, if you park in a Smart Park Parking lot between 6-8.

See you there

And please bring done any art supplies that you want to donate.  Thank you

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Holidate Artist Demo

George Heath will be demonstrating the art behind the creatures
4-7pm Dec 8th join us for holidate, and if you park in a Smart Park parking lot between 4-6 parking is free!

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Holiday Photo Booth for First Thursday

Bring your ugly holiday sweater, your family, and friends.  We will have a professional photographer, props, live music and goodies.  Plus if you park in a smart park parking lot between 4-6 you get free parking!!!! Thursday Dec1st at 940 SW Morrison 4-7pm.  See you then

Portland Monthly

Pick up the latest issue of Portland Monthly, they have a Downtown Artistry item listed in their gift guide.

$55 at Downtown Artistry

Happy Holidays From Downtown Artistry
940 SW Morrison
We have some wonderful events planned for you
  Please join us for Holidates, every Thursday in December at.  There are fun events all over downtown with free parking in any smart park parking lot if you park between 4-6.  We have live music, artists demonstrations, weekly craft classes by Made Indie Boutique, not to mention artistic gifts for everyone on your list. 

Dec 1stFirst Thursday 4-7 live music with Mark Perry and silly holiday photo booth
Dec 3rdCraft Class by Made: Glass frosting, for adults, 1-5pm
Dec 8thStrange Creature Sculpture Demo by George Heath 4-7pm
Dec 10thCraft Class by Made: Crochet, a dish scrubby, Adults $12 2-4pm reservations
Dec 15thKids Art Event sponsored by Art Ala Cart, 4-7pm
Dec 17thCraft Class by Made: Woven sun cereal boxes, kids, 1-5pm drop in
Dec 22ndHoliday Party 4-7pm live music, Sedaris-Clause and light refreshments
Dec 25thClosed for Christmas
Dec 24thCraft Class by Made: Last minute holiday gifts, all day drop in
Dec 29thClosing Party 4-7pm live music and light refreshment