Hey New Yorkers! Mark you calendars for February 12th, and you could go watch THE CRAFTYS AWARDS SHOW in NYC. Below is more info about the event:
“The Craftys is thrilled to announce the 2017 awards show happening Sunday, February 12th, 2017, at the Engelman Recital Hall in Baruch College, New York. The Craftys awards ceremony celebrates crafters and makers from across the United States with over $4,000 in cash and prizes for the best in DIY and crafts of the year.
The Craftys, now in its third year, focuses on categories from traditional crafts such as sewing, quilting, scrapbooking, home décor and jewelry-making to “geek crafts,” duct tape creations and edible crafts. The event will be hosted by PBS crafting guru Mark Montano, author of the “Big Ass Book of Crafts.”
With 170 finalists, the annual event averages over 1,200 entries and 400,000 votes from crafters within the DIY community. The Craftys’ Best in Show winner receives $1,000 cash and each category winner receives $200, along with prizes from partners and sponsors.
This event is FREE and open to the public with an RSVP to TheCraftysRSVP@gmail.com. ”