On Saturday, April 1, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., the Downtown District partners with Tracy Carlson Photography and Crush Design Co. to present the second annual Heartmade Art Market at Main Street Square at Main and McKinney in the heart of Downtown Houston. The event benefits Hoof Prints and Heart Beats, a local organization that offers free equine therapy to children and adults with special needs.
This outdoor urban market features the work of over 40 local artists who will sell wares ranging from jewelry and apparel to home goods and art. Featured artists include Abelito Art; Adriane Wiltse Jewelry; AGJ Guitar String Jewelry; Anvil Cards; Beyond Her; Brenda Grands Design; Carla Sue; Ceibo; Collect Therein; Crush Design, Co.; CultGrrrl Creations; Cultured Critter Collective; Dandelion Glass Art; Dravya; Ellion; Erick Sandlin Art; Fire and Water Designs; fLuxe Jewelry; Fuzzy Grapefruit; Garman Furniture; Give A Fluff; GooseWorks Art & Apparel; Guerra Girl; Ivan Camarena Art; Katsola; Koala and Rawr; Las Ofrendas; Laurie Mills Art; A Little Hut; Linkster Love; Lovecraft Designs; Minkstereo by Nela Garzon; Monica Charles Designs; NeatCaroline; Rainy Day Illustrations; Rei Egusquiza Art; RoosterPOP; Rust and Pearls; Savia-Design; Space Montrose; Teddy & Bear Prints; Tracy Carlson Photography; and Wyatt Little Design.
In addition to shopping, the Heartmade Art Market features music by DJ Ill-Set; an interactive, larger-than-life paint by numbers by Dandee Warhol; food trucks; a kid zone with arts and crafts; complimentary hand-spun cotton candy from Lush Puff; and live performances.