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2012 Past Events

CRAFT SUPPLY SWAP :: Sunday, Feb 17th :: Assemble :: RSVP and more info on Facebook

WorkShop :: Creating Healthy Habits with Emily Levenson, Holistic Health Coach :: Thursday, Feb 28 :: 6 – 7:30 pm :: Quiet Storm :: $20, Sign up Here

I Made It! Mine :: February 4 :: SouthSide Works

Chili with the Works :: April 14 :: SouthSide Works

Family Fun in the Square featuring I Made It! Jr :: April 21 :: Bakery Square

Rust Belt Artisan Market :: Saturday, June 9 :: Cleveland’s Market Square Park, Ohio City

Carnegie Library Summer Reading Extravaganza :: Sunday, June 10 ::

Carnegie Library Main Branch, Oakland

I Made It! Market at Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area :: June 16 :: Carrie Blast Furnaces

WYEP’s Summer Music Festival :: Friday, June 22 :: Schenley Plaza

Bakery Square Sunday Marketplaces (noon – 4 pm) :: June 24

SouthSide Works Exposed :: July 13 – 15

Bakery Square Sunday Marketplaces (noon – 4 pm) :: August 26, September 30

Monroeville End of Summer Fest :: August 19 :: Monroeville

Allegheny Green + Innovation Festival :: September 29 :: Hartwood Acres

{it’s back!} I Made It! Scary :: October 20 :: Bakery Scare

I Made It! for the Holidays :: November 30-December 1 :: Bakery Square

2011 Past Events

February 11 :: I Made It! Original for Valentine’s Day :: 11:30 am – 3:30 pm

University of Pittsburgh, William Pitt Ballroom

February 12 :: I Made It! Mine for Valentine’s Day :: 12 – 5 pm

Glass Lofts, 5491 Penn Avenue, Friendship :: (find us on the 3rd Floor)

April 2 :: GA/GI :: Geek Arts + Green Innovation Festival :: 12 – 5 pm

Glass Lofts, 5491 Penn Avenue, Friendship (find us on the 1st Floor)

20+ Artists from IMI will join this event!

April 9 :: I Made It! Memorable :: 12 – 4 pm

Gateway High School Gymnasium, 3000 Gateway Campus Blvd, Monroeville

30+ Artists from IMI will join this event!

April 16 :: SouthSide Works Chili with the Works :: 12 – 7 pm

428 S. 27th Street (former Ann Taylor Loft space, same spot as our Holiday market)

(2nd year at this fantastic event)

50+ Artists from IMI will join this event!

April 28 :: TEALtini, benefiting the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition :: 6 – 9 pm

Bakery Square

TEAL stands for Take Early Action and Live, a fundraising event for the NOCC Pittsburgh Chapter.

I Made It! Artists will offer TEAL inspired wares offering a portion of their sales to the NOCC.

April 30 :: Earth Day in Mt. Lebanon :: 10 am – 2 pm

Main Mt. Lebanon Park

10 Artists with recycled/repurposed/green wares from IMI will join this event!

May 7 :: May Fair (Eco-Kids) :: 11 am – 3 pm

Waldorf School of Pittsburgh 201 S. Winebiddle Street

10+ Artists offering environmentally appealing and children’s wares

May 14 :: A Taste of Oakland :: 11:30 am – 3:30 pm

Oakland {Forbes & Fifth Avenues}

20 IMI Artists will join this event.

May 21 :: Handmade in Marriage :: 12 – 5 pm

Pittsburgh’s indie wedding showcase, a partnership of IMI + Wildcard

Teamsters, 4701 Butler Street, Lawrenceville

May 21 :: SouthSide Works Chili with the Works RESCHEDULED :: 2-8pm

428 S. 27th Street (former Ann Taylor Loft space, same spot as our Holiday market)

(2nd year at this fantastic event)

50+ Artists from IMI will join this event!

June 3-12 :: Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival:: 12 pm – 3 pm weekdays (Fri, Sat, Sun 12-6 pm)

Make and take kids WorkShops and artists selling handmade wares

20 IMI Artists will join this event

June 12 :: Summer Reading Extravaganza at the Carnegie Library :: 12 – 5 pm

Carnegie Library, Oakland Main Branch

20 Artists from IMI will join this event!

June 24 :: WYEP’s Summer Music Festival, 4 – 8 pm, music/crafts until 11 pm

Schenley Plaza

30 Artists from IMI will join this event!

July 4 :: Mt. Washington’s Art Marketplace for Independence Day, 1 – 7 pm

Shiloh St., Mt. Washington

12 Artists add to the festivities of the 4th as viewed from Pittsburgh’s best outlook

June 26/July 24/August 28/September 25 :: Bakery Square Sunday Marketplace

July 15, 16, 17 :: SouthSide Works Exposed

September 24 :: Allegheny County’s Hay Day and Green and Innovation Festival

Hartwood Acres

September 25 :: Bakery Square Sunday Marketplace

October 8 :: Carnegie Library celebrates RADical Days :: 10 am – 3 pm

October 8 :: South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association Step Trek :: 1 – 4 pm

October 22 :: Bakery Scare :: 3 – 7 pm

December 2 & 3 :: I Made It! for the Holidays :: Bakery Square

December 7 :: I Made It! Original :: William Pitt Ballroom

I Made It! Market 2010


ARPIL 10 :: Chili with the Works :: 2-8 pm :: SouthSide Works
50+ artists

MAY 15 :: Mini IMI :: 1 – 5 pm :: Hilltop United Methodist Church
with Pop Up Pittsburgh
20 Vendors will join us for this event

Pop Up Pittsburgh! Up On the Hilltop! is a project of Leadership Pittsburgh Inc.’s Leadership Development Initiative (LDI) Class XVII. On Saturday, May 15, 2010 from 1-5pm, LDI Class XVII will host Up On the Hilltop!. The event is a one day community festival designed to engage and positively impact the Hilltop community in Pittsburgh. Up On the Hilltop! aims to promote an appreciation of the Hilltop community’s current assets and potential, and encourages people from outside the community to experience the richness of the Hilltop’s ten unique neighborhoods.


* The I Made it Market
Sporting events for all ages
* Face painting and crafts
* Live music performances
* Arts show and contest for local Pittsburgh artists
* Food from great Hilltop restaurants
* And more, visit our website at for the latest details of this exciting event!


Made It! Market (Mini) at
UPMC Health Plan’s
10th Annual Venture Outdoors Festival
May 22, 11 am – 6 pm

Mon Wharf and Point State Park

I Made It! Market Workshop at
the Three Rivers Arts Festival

June 4, 5, 11, 12 :: 12 – 8 pm
June 6 & 13 :: 12 – 6 pm

We will be under a big tent offering DIY crafting activities for kids both weekends of the Three Rivers Arts Festival.
Friends: Bring your kids out to see us and they can create their own one of a kind craft-tastic projects.
Artists: Share your knowledge as a demonstration artist in our tent and sell your wares at the Festival.

I Made It! Market at
Summer Music Festival
Friday, June 25 :: 4 – 8 pm :: 30+ Vendors

Schenley Plaza (Schenley Drive in Oakland
between Hillman and the Carnegie Libraries)

Hand(Made) in Marriage :: Saturday, June 26, 11 am – 5 pm
42nd and Butler Streets, Lawrenceville

Are you planning your walk down the aisle?
Looking to have a DIY wedding, infusing some local flavor into the day
or just don’t even know where to start?
I Made It! Market and Wildcard are teaming up in Lawrenceville to
offer our first annual indie wedding showcase
featuring 20 local vendors who can help make your day PERFECT!

Meet local photographers, disc jokeys, designers specializing in: jewelry,
clothing, invitations, flowers and more.

If you are a vendor interested in participating,
please contact and tell us all about your work.

I Made It! Birthday Party
at the Jewish Community Center, Squirrel Hill
Sunday, June 27, 12 – 5 pm

Celebrate our 3rd Birthday with us at a market in partnership with the American Jewish Museum at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh and My Baby and Me.

Cake and balloons starting at noon! Hands on projects for big and little kids and 50 local makers doing what we do best – bringing handmade unique wares to your neighborhood.

southside works exposed flyer

I Made It! Market @ the South Side Works Exposed :: July 16, 17 & 18
We’re taking the show outside for a three day craft extravaganza in the South Side Works. And, that’s not all, enjoy live entertainment, food and drinks all day and into the evening. We will be set up in an outdoor bazaar featuring new and returning vendors.

bike pgh bike fest photo for i made it market

I Made It! Market Mini @ Bike Pgh Bike Fest & Swap :: August 7
Leslie Park Pool, Lawrenceville :: 12 – 5 pm

Allegheny County Green + Innovation Festival photo for i made it market
I Made It! Market Mini @ Allegheny County Green Innovation Festival :: August 14
Hartwood Amphitheater :: 11 am – 7 pm


September 18, 91.3fm WYEP‘s Rock the Block, Bedford Square, South Side, 6 – 10 pm

October 2, Allegheny County’s Hay Day @ South Park, 12 – 4 pm

October 9, Allegheny County’s Hay Day @ Hartwood Acres, 12 – 4 pm


Friday, December 3 & Saturday, December 4 at the SouthSide Works

Saturday, December 18, Last Minute Market at the Screw Factory in Cleveland, Ohio in partnership with Cleveland Handmade.

I Made It! Market 2009

I Made It! Market 2008

I Made It! Market 2007

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