FREE SHOW IN JERSEY CITY! Come see us LIVE at home! Sleepy Wizard and The Land of the Look Behind! 11pm - 1am Come love the music!
You may have heard that at the end of last year we at JCI took over a little Jersey City magazine called NEW. Well we’re very proud to announce that the Spring/Summer 2010 issue, the first under our watch, will be hitting newsstands later this month. To celebrate our accomplishment and show our gratitude to the community that made it possible, we’re throwing a party, and you’re invited! Mix and mingle with Chilltown’s movers and shakers. Rock out to Land of the Look Behind, the Touristas and Heather Duby. Sample some of the Iron Monkey’s 200+ craft beers. Grab a limited-edition t-shirt designed and screened by Mark Welsh. Or just come for the prizes and giveaways!
Get ready for the largest, hippest, most craft-tastic event Jersey City has ever seen: the second annual “Not Yo Mama’s Craft Fair.” Entry is $5 and includes a free raffle ticket. Children under ten get in for free! The first 100 folks through the door on event day will receive a goody bag packed with fun items from vendors and sponsors. • VENDORS GALORE!!! More than 60 artisans and artists will be showcasing and selling their handmade wares, all with an unusual spin—from curious furniture to risque home goods, jewelry made of bullets to bags of exotic leather, nifty baby gear to schnazzy attire, and so much more! • MUSIC!!! To energize the crowd, regional bands, Land of the Look Behind, Any Day Parade, Kelly St. Patrick, Christina Alessi, and Hezekiah Jones, will be playing tunes throughout the day. • FOOD AND DRINKS!!! Newport waterfront staple, Michael Anthony’s will be tickling shoppers’ taste buds with a variety of delectable bites for sale. Plus, brand new microbrewery from North Bergen, NJ Beer Co., will be introducing three handcrafted beers. Our attendees will be the very first to try what is sure to become a local favorite frosty beverage. • PLUS, we'll practice putting the "fun" in Fundraiser! “Not Yo Mama’s Craft Fair” is pleased to support Arts to Grow, a non-profit dedicated to providing inner city children, with little or no access to the arts, the chance to explore the visual, literary and performing arts. A portion of proceeds will benefit this worthy charity. SPECIAL THANKS to light architect extraordinaire, Norm Francoeur, for providing spectacular displays that'll tantalize your eyes. • PARTICIPATING VENDORS Amanda Thackray, Annie Re, Aperture Agog, Astali, Bag the Habit, Baublettes, Billy Kirk, Billy Moore Photography, Bowski Bites/Odd Girl Jewelry, Branded Baron, Brooklyn Soul, Candy Thief, Carolina Cooney Cards, Cecile Raley Designs, Claire McDermott, Curly Hair Conspiracy, Damaged Wear, Depuis Decorative Photography, DharmaKarmaArts, Dirty Pillowz, Elephant & Owl, Ellis Designs, Felt It, Fine Point Designs, Fluffy Goodness, Funky City Baby, Greenpologie, Grenkol Design, Heidi Roland, Howdy Sailor, Huffalo, It’s A Stitch, J Montes Designs, JamesJohn Lip Balm, Katrinbird Designs, Kiva Ford, KupiArt, Lau Gallico, Lavieve Boutique Quality Skincare, Lil’ Fishy, Lollibomb Beauty, LoveCita, Made With Love, Meow Meow Tweet, Milagros Clothing Design, MOA Jewelry, Mushmina, Norm Francoeur, Odd Goddess Industries, Overdue Industries, Pelican Seven, Pipi Hepburn, Playground Rockstar, Posh Adornments, Prim At Heart, Proper Criminals, Quiltface, Read Write Books, Shara Porter, Shobha Ohal, Staarlight, Stitch & Bitch Jersey City, Studio Llama Llama, Sweet Buddha Designs, Sweet Ruination, The Silver Sculptor, Tina Maneca, Weber’s Art Studio • SPONSORS We couldn’t have executed this amazing event without the help of our amazing sponsors. • Presenting Sponsors: The Saffron Jersey City/Boutique Realty; Michael Anthony’s • Supporting Sponsors: Another Man’s Treasure; New Jersey Beer Co.; Lucky 7; Spa Sally; Morlees; Jersey City Craft Mafia; 4th Street Arts • Friends of the Artisans: Jersey City Tattoo; The Warehouse; D.E.E.N.; Vivi Girl Shop; Print Facility • Benefactors: Brennan’s Florist; Burda Style; Hudson Art Supply; Milagro’s clothing Design; Shampoo JC; Pelican Seven Studios, Made with Love; Tasti D-Lite
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Bio: Land of the Look Behind is a collaborative of musicians from downtown Jersey City, who share a common love of musical nostalgia ranging from tin pan alley standards to early sal-soul. They incorporate this love of what has often been left behind in their songs in the form of classic melodies and ...See Full Bio
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