Part of the 2018 MakeHER Summit
The MakeHER Mart features a pop-up artisan market, promoting local women artists and designers who create handcrafted art and merchandise. A wide variety of products, including jewelry, fine art, home accents, and personal accessories will be available.
An annual event, this year’s Mart is part of the first ever MakeHER Summit, a two-day dynamic mashup of the museum’s annual Maker’s Mart and the renowned Fresh Talk public program series. The MakeHER Summit will provide space and opportunity for connection and community building, as well as programming and workshops to help creative women entrepreneurs grow their business and thrive.
Not required; tickets available at the door. Entrance to the MakeHER Mart included with museum admission; does not include the Fresh Talk and Catalyst cocktail hour portion of the evening.
Amanda Hagerman Jewelry | ArtTepuy | BenneboKids | Bicycle Trash | Christina Boy Design | Digital Method | Eluke | Gaylia Wagner Design | Grey Moggie Press | Handmade Habitat | KC Design | Kicheko Goods | Kuzeh Pottery | Lil Fishy | Living Threads Co. | Love Lori Michelle | Marcella Kriebel Art + Illustration | Maré Naturals | Off on a Tangent | Oh Bessie | Printed Wild | Rachel Kapisak | RADOST | Red Dirt | Sharlaine Anapu | Siwar Box | Stitch & Rivet | The Neighborgoods | The Outrage | TigerFlight | Typecase Industries | Whim and Vigor
The two-day MakeHER Summit will empower and celebrate creative women entrepreneurs in a dynamic mashup of the museum’s annual Maker’s Mart and the renowned Fresh Talk public programs series. Events include:
- FRESH TALK: Women in the Creative Economy, Sunday, September 23. A conversation with four leading creative entrepreneurs.
- MakeHER Workshops (Sold Out), Monday, September 24. NMWA will offer several workshops for creative entrepreneurs at all levels.
The 2018 MakeHER Summit is generously supported by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, which receives support from the National Endowment for the Arts.