DIY CANDLE MAKING + YOGA WORKSHOP
Jul
18
7:00 PM19:00

DIY CANDLE MAKING + YOGA WORKSHOP

Are you ready to feel invigorated, creative and inspired?

Enjoy a creative evening of candle making and inspiration with Leslie Abrams of Yo Soy Candle! Each guest will learn how to craft three soy candles with several beautiful scents to choose from. While waiting for the candles to solidify, we will head out to DIY’s private patio to practice some open-hearted and slow flowing movement all while dreaming up our personal affirmations for your brand new candles and take home ritual! This is a unique workshop experience that will require self-reflection and also encourage laughter, connection, and fun! Bring a friend, family member, child (12+) and yourself. It’s going to be a sweet time!

What to bring:
Bring your own yoga mat, pen and journal. Wear loose and/or stretchy clothing. All levels of experience are welcomed.

Workshop includes:
Step by step verbal instructions and demonstrations
All material for 3 candles: two 4-ounce, one 8-ounce (retail price $46)
1 hour of yoga with visualization meditation.
A journaling exercise and take home ritual
A fun, engaging and empowering group experience!

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Handmade NW, OHSU: Have A Heart For Mom Bazaar
May
7
to May 9

Handmade NW, OHSU: Have A Heart For Mom Bazaar

  • Center for Health & Healing (map)
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Handmade NW is proud to join with the Center for Developmental Health to bring local artisans to OHSU!
Date(s): Tuesday, May 7th, Wednesday, May 8th, and Thursday, May 9th 2019
Time(s): 10am to 5:30pm
Location:
Center for Health & Healing at OHSU's South Waterfront District
3303 SW Bond Ave
Portland, OR 97239

Handmade NW is proud to join with the Center for Developmental Health to bring local artisans to OHSU! The 11th Annual OHSU Holiday Bazaar - takes place in the beautiful Center for Health & Healing Atrium at OHSU's South Waterfront District. The three-day Holiday shopping event rotates artisans from each day, offering shoppers unique items throughout. The Center for Developmental Health is committed to finding the root causes of chronic disease and to developing new methods for prevention and treatment through collaborative research. 10% of vendor sales each day will be donated to the Center for Developmental Health.

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Portland Flea + Food
Apr
28
11:00 AM11:00

Portland Flea + Food

We're a monthly marketplace of Portland's best vintage curators, makers, + locally sourced goods, hosted by Rejuvenation in SE Portland.

Amazing local food + beverage purveyors brought to you by Renata + Figlia Americana, including a bar with seasonal cocktails, the *BEST* porchetta in PDX, and more.

Admission is FREE and open to all ages. Open the last Sunday of the month.

> WHEN: LAST SUNDAYS, 11am - 4pm
> WHERE: Rejuvenation + Jacobsen Salt Co. on SE 6th & Salmon
> WHAT YOU'LL FIND: 60+ vendors popping up monthly selling vintage furniture, decor, clothing, locally made goods, functional art, plants, and more.
> PETS: Dogs welcome!
> KIDS: YES, this market is fun for all ages.

More info + full vendor list | www.pdxflea.com

Follow along on Instagram | @PortlandFlea

We look forward to spending the last Sunday of the month with you at FLEA.

2019 PRESENTING PARTNERS | Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East Figlia Americana Jacobsen Salt Co.

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PORTLAND VALENTINE NIGHT MARKET
Feb
8
to Feb 9

PORTLAND VALENTINE NIGHT MARKET

The Portland Night Market showcases the many unique & diverse businesses and that call our great City home. Blending food, culture, music, drinks and retail together for an adventurous evening in the Industrial District. 

Join us this holiday season for a 4 day event!

When:
December 13 6-9pm (ticketed event)
December 14 + 15, 4-11pm
December 16, 11am-4pm

Where:
The Custom Blocks
900 SE Main St, Portland, OR 97214 

http://www.pdxnm.com

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Crafty Wonderland Holiday Market
Dec
8
to Dec 9

Crafty Wonderland Holiday Market

  • Oregon convention center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

BUY AMAZING HANDMADE GOODS from over 250 TALENTED ARTISTS, CRAFTERS + DESIGNERS!

Mark your calendars because on Saturday and Sunday, December 8th + 9th Crafty Wonderland will fill a 60,000 sq. ft. hall at the Oregon Convention Center with over 250 of the best and brightest handmade vendors from the NW and beyond!

And back for the fourth year…
THE FIRST PICK PRE-SHOW PARTY!
A limited number of tickets will be sold to this special preview event where ticket holders can shop early and get first pick of all the fabulous handmade goods without the huge crowds! This was a HUGE HIT in the past and it is guaranteed to sell out! The cost is $20 and includes one free drink. 
Tickets on sale NOW (see link below)!

As usual, the event will be FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC all day Saturday and Sunday!

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC – FREE ADMISSION:
Saturday, December 8th + Sunday, December 9th, 2018
from 11am – 6pm

SPECIAL TICKETED PRE-SHOW SHOPPING EVENT:
Friday, December 7th from 5-9pm
Tickets on sale NOW! Follow the link below:
https://www.ticketswest.com/events/detail/crafty-wonderland-first-pick-pre-show-party-pocc1207

at the Oregon Convention Center
777 NE MLK Jr. Blvd, Exhibit HALL D
Portland, OR

See the full list of participating vendors here:
https://craftywonderland.com/pages/vendors

WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT AT THIS MEGA-WONDERLAND?

-OVER 250 TALENTED MAKERS selling AMAZING HANDMADE GOODS!

-ALL AGES! FREE ADMISSION!

-GOODIE BAGS to the first 150 people through the doors EACH DAY!

-FREE CRAFT ACTIVITIES in the DIY AREA sponsored by our friends from COLLAGE!

-Artist NIKKI McCLURE meeting, greeting + signing in the LAND booth from Noon-2pm on Saturday

PLUS...MORE GOOD STUFF than you can wrap your brain around!

More details: http://craftywonderland.com/

We hope you can join us! You don't want to miss this - it's going to be HUGE!

BUY LOCAL! BUY HANDMADE! MEET THE MAKERS!

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Laurelhurst Winter Bazaar
Dec
2
9:00 AM09:00

Laurelhurst Winter Bazaar

The Laurelhurst Winter Artisan Bazaar is a fundraising event for the Laurelhurst School's PTA on Sunday, December 2 from 9AM - 4PM. The bazaar will include over 80 local artisans and crafters, an amazing raffle, a silent auction of artists' interpretations of wreaths, delicious food, kids' activities, live music, and much more!


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GATHER : Benefit for The Cupcake Girls PDX
Nov
24
11:00 AM11:00

GATHER : Benefit for The Cupcake Girls PDX

Come join us for local vendors, food + beverage, music, and so much more!

November 24th is Small Business Saturday and we want to celebrate all of the amazingly talented vendors in Oregon and surrounding!!! 

100% of proceeds raised will go directly to Client Services in PDX!

We are a Portland based nonprofit that provides confidential support to those involved in the sex industry, as well as those affected by domestic sex trafficking. We provide nonjudgmental support to empower our clients. Some of the services we offer are: medical & dental care, domestic violence & safe house support, counseling, government assistance & welfare, educational assistance, tax support, career coaching, and much more.

VENDORS: 
Yo Soy Candle
Pigeon Heart Designs
Got My Claws Out
Karmen Kellie's Creations
Radical Love Now Podcast
Array of Texture (Mariah Wells)
Curse Woods
Glass Paragon
oleander milk tea
Joujoux
BodyBeeWell

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YOYO YOGI CHARITY SHOPPING EVENT
Nov
10
1:30 PM13:30

YOYO YOGI CHARITY SHOPPING EVENT

This holiday season YoYoYogi will partner with Bridges for Change, a local non-profit that serves individuals and families affected by addiction, poverty and homelessness, as part of Willamette Week's Give!Guide.  In an effort to help raise funds for this worthy organization, we will be hosting a shopping party where partial proceeds go to Bridges to Change. 

Stop by and sniff some Yo Soy Candles and shop with other local businesses too!

5% of ALL sales will be donated to Bridges for Change!

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Art in the Burbs
Oct
13
to Oct 14

Art in the Burbs

Annual art show run by volunteers of The Foundation for Tigard Tualatin Schools. 20% of sales goes to fund art education in all 15 of the Tigard Tualatin school district schools. More than 85 participating artists from the Northwest including jewelry, clay, textiles, glass, wood, exterior/garden, photography and various hanging medium artists. You won't want to miss this amazing show that benefits keeping the arts an important part of the education process.

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"I AM" RITUAL with YO SOY CANDLE
Sep
27
7:30 PM19:30

"I AM" RITUAL with YO SOY CANDLE

YO SOY = I AM


TWO WORDS THAT CREATE YOUR REALITY
Transform your mindset by practicing the self-loving ritual of I AM in an intimate group led by the founder of Yo Soy Candle, Leslie Abrams. 
The evening will begin by opening and stretching the physical body through a restorative yoga practice, followed by a short, guided meditation to get you affirming your heart’s desires. Each participant will then be led into a unique I AM ritual while choosing your very own Yo Soy Candle. After, we’ll complete a writing activity and end the evening with a special surprise! All participants will get to take home their very own Yo Soy Candle + tools for bringing I AM ritual into your everyday life.

Leslie taught yoga and meditation from 2010-2016 and is excited to bring this amazing blend of ritual and movement to Portland for the third time!

*Please bring your own journal, pen and a yoga mat.
Yoga or meditation experience is not required. Ages 10+ are welcomed.


Doors open at 7:15p class begins at 7:30p.

REGISTER FOR THE EARLY BIRD!

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I AM : A LUNAR GATHERING
Jun
27
7:30 PM19:30

I AM : A LUNAR GATHERING

YO SOY = I AM

TWO WORDS THAT CREATE YOUR REALITY!

Experience a ritual evening crafted just for you!  Please join Dr. Sarah Cavrak (founder of Wild Moon Women) & Leslie Abrams (founder of Yo Soy Candle) for this very special full moon ritual gathering under the open sky!

The evening will begin by opening and stretching the physical body through a mindful yoga practice, followed by a short, guided meditation to get you affirming your heart’s desires. Each participant will then be led into an I AM ritual while choosing your very own Yo Soy Candle. After, we’ll complete a writing activity and sing our deepest desires into life through sacred song.  Lastly, we will celebrate our beautiful moon with a tasty beverage and a welcoming circle.

This event is outdoors so please bring something to keep you cozy. Bring your own journal, pen and a yoga mat. 

All bodies, all genders, no experience needed. Come as you are!

Doors open at 7p class begins at 7:30p-9p.

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First Friday Night Market Vancouver
Feb
2
5:00 PM17:00

First Friday Night Market Vancouver

Bringing together local businesses for a monthly night market! 

Hosted at Boomerang and the 3rd floor of Union Chapel Vancouver : 

First Fridays in downtown Vancouver unite creativity, great art, with music and inspiration. Stop by downtown Vancouver, WA to shop local, network and meet local business owners. An adventrous retail evening awaits! 

Alongside the night market, be sure to check out all the other creatives throughout the city opening their doors for First Friday here:http://vdausa.org/first-friday-downtown
Vancouver's Downtown Association

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