Jam-packed into one colorful, beautifully loud weekend, Lotus World Music Festival envelops downtown Bloomington. For anyone who has attended Lotus, you know the incredible experience it is. If you haven’t, you are in for a surprise. The buzz. The music. The people. It’s one of my absolute favorite weekends of the year. Since 1994, Lotus asks artists … More Love Living Local
JO Designs aims to provide handmade, quality books such as baby books, photo books, journals, notebooks as well as unique, hand crocheted jewelry and accessories. Check out some of there wares below! Related articles Crocheted woven loveliness (guywhocrochets.wordpress.com) Crochet and Tatting (discoveringmarie.wordpress.com) Featured Artist: Two Seaside Babes (bloomingtongathering.wordpress.com) From Japan: Crochet as Art (storylinecreations.wordpress.com) Holiday Market … More Featured Artist: JO Designs
Owlette was started in 2010 by two ambitious friends, Jessica and Brittney. They decided it was time to start putting their skills to use making some seriously adorable products. Shortly after, they started designing, making products and booking craft shows. All of their inspiration for patterns and fabrics is drawn from a classic vintage style. … More Featured Artist: Owlette
I know that the rule is to use ‘we’ and be ‘personable but not personal’ but on days like these, it’s hard to not yell from the rooftops of my beautifully well-lit city and scream at the top of my lungs, “I Love you Bloomington!” because, you know what? This IS personal. This is (sometimes) … More pondering our opening days
Candice has always been interested in illustration. After graduating from the Herron School of Art in 2005, she wasn’t really sure where to start her career. A friend told her about Etsy, she decided to give it a shot. 8 years later, she’s still on etsy, but now she is working for book publishers, magazine … More Featured Artist: Cordial Kitten
These bits of affordable luxury with make you feel like a star. Get Lathered produces some of the finest handmade bath and body products available anywhere. By using premium ingredients, meticulous formulation, beautiful presentations, and unsurpassed customer service Get Lathered brings you premier products meant to make you smile.
Talk about Hoosier pride and Midwestern charm! There isn’t much that needs to be said about this witty and thought provoking apparel, except that it is amazing! “Express Yourself Without Saying A Word” with custom screen printed apparel from The Brick Shirt House.
We are overjoyed and honored that the IDS featured our founder Talia Halliday in Tuesday’s issue. Check out the article linked below! Local artist Talia Halliday is setting up to open her month-long, handmade pop-up shop, Gathering, for the holiday season. via IDSnews.com | Talia Halliday supports Midwest artists. *photo taken by Matailong Du|IDS For more information … More IDSnews.com | Talia Halliday supports Midwest artists