The Local Artisan Collection is a new business opening in downtown Ogden.
Their mission statement is to create a beautiful community space for local Weber artisans.
Specializing in showcasing local artisans' and crafters' that are handmade by people in Weber County. They will hosts events, classes and studio space while providing an opportunity for artists to join a like-minded affordable community. If you would like to join the collective or look at there calendar you can do so by clicking the link here localartisancollective.
To celebrate they are going to have a Grand Opening October 15th. They will be open from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Come and enjoy free food, drinks, demonstrations and an opportunity to check out not only their store they will be showcasing classroom and studio space.
This is a family event the entire family and community will enjoy. Come celebrate with us as we present the Local Artisan Collective.
They will be opening in The Junction at 2371 Kiesel Ave until their space is ready at the renovated Kiesel Builing at 2421 Kiesel Ave. in Ogden.
Food and drinks being shared
11:00 to 6:00 - Grounds For Coffee Harrison Blvd.. will be providing coffee.
12:00 to 2:00 - Lucky Slice Pizza will provide pizza.
12:00 to 3:00 - Flap Jack Drizzle will provide pancakes and drizzle samples.
12:00 to 3:00 - Lost Texan BBQ will provide BBQ sauce samples.
3:00 to 6:00 - O-Town Kitchen will provide jams and jellies samplies.
4:00 to 5:00 - Jujuroo Popcorn will provide popcorn samples.
Demonstrations, activities everything awesome
11:00 to 11:30 - Come and make recycled bottlecap necklaces with Stephanie Howerton from Our Children's Earth. This is a free activity for the entire family.
11:00 to 1:00 - Jordan Bell author of DreanWake will be signing books.
11:00 to 2:00 - Janeal Wilson from Laughing Dog Design Unlimited and friends will be dressed in cosplay.
11:30 to 12:00 -Mike Hurst from Hurst's Handblown Glass will be demonstrating how to make a glass swan.
12:30 to 1:00 - Rachel Bush from Sweater Toys will be demonstrating hand sewing.
1:00 to 3:00 - Richard and Rachel Greene authors of the books: Girls and Philosophy, Boardwalk Empire and Philosophy, Orange is the New Black and Philosophy, The Princess Bride and Philosophy, and Orphan Black and Philosophy, will be signing books.
1:00 to 1:30 - Rene Venegas from Galleon's Gold Jewelry will be demonstrating resizing a ring.
1:30 to 2:00 - Susan Snyder will be creating mixed media coasters, first 15 people make a coaster.
2:00 - 3:00 - The band Sweet Biscuits will be playing music.
3:00 - 4:00 -Wood turnings with Jonathan Cox from Jonathan Ryan Woodworks.
3:00 to 5:00 - J. M. Medellin author of How to be Your Husband's Other Woman will be signing books.
4:00 to 6:00 - Sideshow Photo Booth will be set up to have some fun! Come and get your photo taken in the original Sideshow vintage camper booth with some awesome photo props. Make some memories and get a 6 x 8 photo for only $10!
4:00 -Candice Lya Ortiz from Gaia Henna will be demonstrating henna. She will then be offering henna to the public from 4:30 to 6:00 with prices starting at $5.
4:30 to 5:00 - Amie Preston from OIGI Design will be demonstrating cold metal hammered earrings.
5:00 to 6:00 - R.E. Beebe author of Sylvio: The Preternatural will be signing books.
5:00 to 5:30 -Mike Hurst with Hurst's Handblown Glass will be demonstrating how to make a glass swan.
5:30 to 6:00 - Barb Crosbie with Earth in Art Pottery will be demonstrating pottery.
We will also have a HUGE raffle during this event. Everyone that comes to the Grand Opening gets a free ticket. With each purchase, you get an additional ticket. And if you want a better chance, you can buy tickets too. Tickets can be purchased for $1 for 1 ticket or $5 for 6 tickets. No purchase is necessary to enter. Items are being donated by:
Galleon's Gold Jewelry
Our Children's Earth
Kate Bruce paintings
Susan Snyder paintings
M'lisa D. Martínez Glyndŵr
Simply Eden Goat Milk Soap & Lotion
Sheep Creek Art
Hurst's Handblown Glass
Blackbird on 23rd
Earth in Art Pottery
Ogden Wellness Collective / Grounded Soul Massage, LLC
Jonathan Ryan Woodworks
Blooms to Bouquets
All About Socks & More
Simply ChyAnne Photography
Laughing Dog Design Unlimited
Maureen Benson, Independant Beauty Consultant
A heartfelt thank you to everyone that has supported us on this adventure of creating this community space.
For more information you can visit localartisancollective.com , or Facebook.
or Call Contact information: owners Jenny Venegas 801-686-5351 and Stephanie Howerton 801-920-6972