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A primary-of-its-kind gathering in Calgary this weekend goals to make supporting native extra accessible via a market internet hosting artists, makers, classic sellers, musicians, and extra.
Tiny Roots is ready to run this Sunday, November 14, and it operates completely on a “pay-what-you-can” mannequin. All distributors will likely be offering items and companies via this mannequin, and entry to the market itself is by meals donation for the Calgary Neighborhood Fridge.
The grassroots, artist-organized gathering runs from 11 am to five pm on the Triwood Neighborhood Affiliation and also will characteristic dwell music and a photograph sales space.
The occasion organizers’ focus is to create an inclusive and accessible house for artists to attach with one another, filter previous inventory, and be a part of a inventive grassroots group, with out paying the excessive charges usually required to have an area at markets.
“We’re not making a revenue from the occasion,” organizers advised Day by day Hive, “[We] simply actually wished to create a brand new alternative for artists to assemble and for people to help native with much less of a monetary barrier!”
Distributors will likely be providing all the things from handmade jewelry and work to mini tarot readings and self-created rotary tattoo machines. You’ll additionally discover mixed-media paintings, plant pots, classic toys, comics, thrifted objects, resin house items, and far, way more at Tiny Roots.
Musical performances embody Ruby Swan and Kelsey Raine Music, and Adam + Alexandra Images will likely be working the photograph sales space.
Get able to help native, donate to a very good trigger, and interact with some extremely gifted artists and makers this weekend, YYC!
Tiny Roots gathering + market
When: Sunday, November 14
Time: 11 am to five pm (closed from 12:30 to 1 pm for distributors to take a well-deserved break)
The place: Triwood Neighborhood Affiliation (2244 Chicoutimi Drive NE, Calgary)
Admission: Meals donation for the Calgary Neighborhood Fridge