Friday, June 26, 2009

Skeleton Park Music Festival

The Material Girls take Kingston by storm, or was it the other way around??
Here are some pics:

It was certainly a very rainy day, but festival goers were in good spirits, and responded well to our stuff. Let's cross our fingers for sun next year!!

Wednesday, June 17, 2009

silk screening!

A quick post of some of the photos from last week's silk screening session...Sarah has already transformed some of the leather into beautiful earrings....

Sunday, May 10, 2009

Sunday, May 3, 2009

mission statement brainstorm

The Materials Girls Collective:
Five Fantastic Crafty Women. Hip crafts inspired by fashion recycling, local materials, need and desire. We make crafts for all ages. From dolls to t-shirts, underwear, and casual apparel to laptop, market bags and handspun yarn, we're talented.

Supporting local crafters is a great way to enhance the creativity in your community.

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

We had a great meeting on Monday. Decisions were made, fun was had..inspiration was incubated.

Highlights include:
- Erin will be confirming our participation/space with the Farmer's Market people
- Willa will be building a sandwich board for a (temporary) sign
- Sarah will start thinking of some logo-type ideas and research a cash box
- Miriam will find out about tables
- Kristyn will start a blog (done!!), work up some simple excel printouts for sales etc., put together our schedule electronically..which I am working on

Our next meeting will be Sunday night at 8pm at Erin's place.