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Claire Wear

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Claire Wear

When I first looked at this booth pic that an old friend recently sent me I was mortified. But when I took a second to put it in context I was able to get past the late 80’s parachute pants and appreciate the moment in time that it captures.  It was one of the first shows I did with a real booth. I used white grid wall to display the hand painted silk scarves that I created using Shibori and Gutta resist techniques. And it's the scarves that are the star of this image for me. My business was called...

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ICYMI: Asbury Park Summer Bazaar

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ICYMI: Asbury Park Summer Bazaar

I've lived in NJ my entire life but, believe it or not, I've never been to Asbury Park! I jumped at the chance when I saw a social media post reminding applicants that the deadline for the Asbury Park Summer Bazaar was fast approaching. I was excited to be accepted, it was a fantastic last minute addition to my summer schedule!  This event is held indoors at the Convention Hall which turned out to be great protection from the rain that day. It also gave me more flexibility with my display. Since I didn't have to contend with the wind...

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Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Events

Shop Montclair Made at these Upcoming Events Asbury Park Summer Bazaar - Sunday, July 15, 12pm-6pm  Asbury Park Bazaar and Asbury Park Boardwalk are excited to bring you a Summer Shopping Extravaganza you don't want to miss! Join us Sunday, July 15th from Noon to 6 pm at Asbury Park Convention Hall to enjoy shopping from craft and vintage vendors galore, live music & DJs, DIY workshops, kids art classes, yoga and zumba, beauty and wellness pop ups, food & libations, and more!  More Info Here  The Makers Festival - Saturday, September 15, 10am-6pm  On September 15th 2018, The MakeShift Union is...

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Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Events

The holidaze are fast-approaching and my lineup of events keeps growing, so check back for updates to this list of upcoming events where you can place or pick up custom orders. I'll also have loads of signature favorites on hand to choose from for the best local, handmade, holiday gift selection! The Artisans Gallery Pop-Up returns to the lobby of the Clairidge Theater on November 16th. This year I'll have a large selection of notebook paper zip bags for sale there! Find me at Temple Ner Tamid on Sunday, November 19th from 10am- 2pm . The Saturday after Thanksgiving, November 25th, Small...

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Glenridge Avenue Arts & Music Festival This Saturday, October 7th

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Glenridge Avenue Arts & Music Festival This Saturday, October 7th

The Glenridge Avenue Arts & Music Festival is this Saturday, October 7th, from 11am- 6pm. It was rescheduled from May and will be a great day of local live music, artisan and food vendors, and fun for the whole family on this long holiday weekend. Montclair Made will be vending with a lot of new notebook paper fabric zip bags! There will also be select Montclair Made merchandise at special sale prices! T-shirt back packs that are normally $25 will be on sale for $20 on Saturday.  Blank notebook paper with "Paper Obsession" fabric lining will make their debut. New words...

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