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Brooklyn Renegade Craft Fair

14 Jun

Where: McCarren Park, Brooklyn NY
When: June 7, 2009

This past Sunday I spent a lovely day at the 5th Annual Brooklyn Renegade Fair. My day started out with Brunch at Red Bamboo in Fort Greene Brooklyn then a friend and I headed to McCarren park in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. The event featured over 250 vendors below are a few of the ones that stood out to me. Hope you enjoy!

Hint: click the green titles for links to learn more about the artist or to purchase items seen here.

Dolan Geiman
Contemporary Art with a Southern Accent
*Amazing Artwork check out their site here.

Heather Jeany
Screen Printed Stationary

Giant Dwarf
Handmade, eco friendly hair accessories.

Handmade Jewelry & Home Goods made out of Birch Bark

The Black Spot Books
Hand bound books and other treasures.

AMAZING Jewelry that unfortunately I forgot the name of…

Irena Sophia
Original Fine Art Prints & Drawings

I loved this giant knitted elephant… but also unfortunately did not get contact info.

Pepper Sprouts
Handmade & Unique Home Goods

Jewelry with street cred!

Mean Cards
“Stories of daily peril: both real and imagined”

and the cutest most on the the spot creative things that I came across was three friends who came together and decided to write love letters for 1 cent. How genius! Believe it or not they were actually making pretty good money.

Below check out a few more stand out vendors featured at the Renegade Fair:

1. Berd & Bee; Assorted vintage and original designs.
2. Bow & Arrow; Stationary.
3. Hayley Carmo; Prints, drawings & photos.
4. Nervous System; Unique jewelry and design.
5. Underneath My Tree; To check out how Jason is feeling day to day click here. Very cute!
6. Andy Pratt Designs; Print and design.
7. Artikal NYC; Amazing selection of handcrafted millinery.