• Photo Journal: Jenny Fong of Modern Shibori Teaches a Backyard Shibori Class

    Capturing the designer's process as she teaches students the ancient Japanese art.

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  • Making it Work Together: Watchmaker John McConnico and Fashion Designer Kristina Lacson McConnico on Sharing a Creative Life

    The couple behind Bespoke Watch Projects and Lacson Ravello on the inevitability of becoming independent makers.

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  • Nikki Tsikounas of Nikki Marie Apparel Shares the Vintage Inspirations for Her Designs

    Bringing the past into the present with the Sonoma County fashion designer.

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  • Concreteworks is Shaping the Future of Concrete

    Founder Mark Rogero on how technological advances have enabled innovative designs and applications for concrete.

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  • Summer Peach and Mint Salad Recipe from Sylvia Charles of Just Date Syrup

    For those Summer days when you don't want to turn on the oven.

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Find Locally Made Goods All in One Place

Upcoming Event

Bay Area Made - Where Craft Meets Innovation - Event 10/20/18 - Alameda, CA

Where Craft Meets Innovation: A Market & Showcase

Featuring the Best of Locally Made Products

We’re thrilled that Bay Area Made member Concreteworks will open the doors to their spectacular 85,000 sf facility in a former steel factory on the waterfront in Alameda for a first of its kind hybrid of a craft fair and design showcase – with everything made in the Bay Area!

Concreteworks will be offering factory tours of their facility and their innovative concrete fabrication methods.

Saturday, October 20
11am – 5pm

Journal

Neighborhood Guide

A Walking Guide to Oakland from Bag Maker Morgan Abbott

The maker behind MoMurray takes us to her favorite spots around Lake Merritt, Old Oakland and Uptown.

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Interview

Soap Opera: The Art, Craft and Passion of Tonic Naturals

An interview with Ian Hewitt and Kristina Ruud-Hewitt, makers of naturally decadent soaps and lotions.

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Neighborhood Guide

Andreas and Citabria Ozzuna of Wooden Table Baking Share Some Favorite Spots Around Their Uptown Oakland Café

Friends, neighbors, community.

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Inspiration

Kimberly Austin on Evoking Time and Place Through Hand-Crafted Ephemera

An interview with the San Francisco letterpress printer and candle maker on her muses and inspiration.

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Field Trip

Photo Story: A Day at Stinson Beach with Aesop Wines

Exploring the California coast with friends.

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Inspiration

Inside the Heath Ceramics Clay Studio with Director Tung Chiang

The gifted designer and ceramicist spent a year making over 100 ceramic animals for the studio’s fifth annual design series.

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The Mix

Black & White Classics

  • Future Glory
    Future Glory
  • Jamie Lau Designs
    Jamie Lau Designs
  • Lacson Ravello
    Lacson Ravello
  • EIGHT + SAND
    EIGHT + SAND
  • Harvest & Mill
    Harvest & Mill
    ...

What We Make Makes Us