Maker-led Events

Enjoy some crafty fun and learn something new with makers at the Makers Studio! All events take place at the Makers Studio located inside Lonesome Pictopia at 820 N Russell St, Portland 97227. Masks are required and space is limited so sign up soon (if required)! 

Make a piñata ornament with Karen's Monsters - FREE
Saturday Nov 27, 5-6PM | 6-7PM | 7-8PM

Join Karen of Karen's Monsters for a crafty evening of piñata ornament making. Decorate a mini piñata to hang up in your home or on your tree. All skills levels welcome. Ages 12 and up. Sign up for a 1-hour workshop!

Sip & Shop game night with Last Chance Textiles - FREE
Friday Dec 3, 5-8PM

We invite you to join us for an evening of shopping, sipping, and games.  Bring the whole family and unwind by playing a game of checkers or chess!  Challenge a friend, family, or even someone new to battle it out on the checkerboard while you shop over 40 local makers! No sign up required.

Tarot Sip & Shop - FREE (fee for Tarot readings)
Saturday Dec 4, 5-8PM

Join us for an evening of shopping and Tarot reading! Meet the maker of Serpentine and enjoy a mini tarot reading by Brie James of Ritual Haus Wellness. Readings on a walk-in basis. FREE to shop! $5 for a one-card reading or $10 for a ten minute reading. Drinks hosted by Aurora elixir! Enjoy a refreshing hemp-infused beverage while you shop. No sign up required.

Learn how to practice a zero-waste lifestyle in PDX - FREE
Friday Dec 10, 5:45-7:15PM

Would you like to live more sustainably but you don't know where to start? In this workshop, you'll learn how to reduce your waste and live more eco-consciously, specifically in Portland, Oregon AND taste Zsuzsanna's delicious chocolates. We'll cover the basics but also the where and how, right here where we live. Led by Zsuzsanna from and Rebecca from Sign up!

Makers campout happy hour with Trailside Table, Etta & James Junction, and Roamer Roasters
Saturday Dec 11, 5:30-7:30PM

Escape from the craziness of typical holiday shopping with a unique, outdoor-inspired happy hour at Maker Union’s Holiday Pop-Up. You’ll get to decorate a camp mug to take home with you, taste locally-roasted coffee and delicious whiskey (for those over 21), and shop for gifts made by several of the Portland area’s premier artists, makers, and creatives. This event is family friendly, but proof of age is required for those interested in imbibing. Sign up!

Candle making with Mister OK's Essentials
Friday Dec 17, 5-8PM

Details coming soon!

Happy little painting party with Healing Trees Art - FREE
Saturday Dec 18, 5:30-7:30PM

Create your own bookmark or mini painting with Healing Trees Art. Luke and Jo will lead a spontaneous creativity event with a variety of media for you to create your miniature masterpiece. Supplies provided. Feel free to bring any supplies you wish to share. Sign up!