Crafting your online presence

If you’re just getting started or your craft is a part-time hobby, if you hope to increase sales or turn your creativity into a full-time endeavor, you need some sort of online presence.

Don’t be intimidated by the wonders of the world wide web! In the beginning, you just need something functional that looks nice and […]

Partying at the Neighbor Block Party!

August’s Second Sunday was a blast! Beautiful sunshine, friendly vendors, a delicious Celebrity Chef demo, a fun (and funny) talent show, and a visit from Mayor Mallory made it a great day!

Featured Vendor: Barefoot Books

Angie Kozak is a brand ambassador for children’s book distributor Barefoot Books.

Tell us a bit about what you sell:

I sell Barefoot Books which are wonderful art filled stories for children of all ages (and adults too)! Barefoot Books is an independent publisher whose mission is to encourage children to explore their own […]

Good times, great vendors

We always have such wonderful vendors at Second Sunday in OTR–it’s really a testament to the talent and ingenuity here in Cincinnati!

During July 11th’s Global Groove event, we hosted a diverse selection of artists, crafters, and designers. See for yourself!
Creative Fiber Art by Elaine Adams:

Statement tees from SoapBox Tees:

Bethany Kramer, Studio Manager of Funke Fired […]

Featured Vendor: Sprightly Strands

Erin Kelly creates bold, handmade hair accessories for her line, Sprightly Strands.

Tell us a bit about what you make:

I specialize in handmade hair accessories (particularly of the bold, vibrant, and eco-friendly variety). I have also recently begun crafting my Sprightly Studs collection, which entails accessories for men, the male-identified, or anyone who prefers their accessories […]

Featured Vendor: Our Spirit and Soul

Karen Jenkins of Our Spirit and Soul creates photographic greeting cards and note cards.

Tell us a bit about what you make.
Our Spirit and Soul, LLC, designs vibrant and uplifting fine art photography greeting cards and note-cards that reflect a passion for art, bold colors and beauty. I see beauty in the ordinary, and empowering image […]

Featured Vendor: Abbydid

Abby Langdon makes plush, furry creatures for kids and kids at heart for Abbydid.

Tell us a bit about what you make:

I am a plush artist. I make stuffed animals and furry monster accessories. My pieces are meant for the young and young and heart. I use the softest faux furs and fleeces […]

Featured Vendor: Stop Traffick Fashion

Emily Hill started Stop Traffick Fashion to help support survivors of human trafficking around the world.

Tell us a bit about what you sell:
Stop Traffick Fashion sells t-shirts and accessories made by survivors of human trafficking around the world. Purchasing these items has a direct impact on survivors by enabling them in their rehabilitation process […]

Featured Vendor: Uniquely Upcycled

Katie Dignan makes fashion and home accessories out of lovely new and vintage materials for her line, Uniquely Upcycled.

Tell us a bit about what you make:
I make fashion accessories out of new and upcycled vintage fabrics. I currently make yoga mat bags, handbags + clutches, embellished clothing and some housewares like hand painted […]

Featured Vendor: Purdy Everyday

Joy Lagdameo makes useful, everyday items out of recycled materials for Purdy Everyday.

How and when did you get started?

I started talking about Purdy this past February. My friends were really supportive and helped me create the concept of upcycling products into things that can be used in everyday life.

What do you like about Second […]