Entries by Linda

Mt Airy Art Garage Is Moving Forward in 2010

Create, Learn, Imagine, Grow Community Connections and Art Our Vision Our vision is to create a cooperative in Northwest Philadelphia where emerging and professional artists can create and sell their work in a community of like-minded colleagues, friends, and neighbors. We expect to achieve this through the creation of a weekend arts and crafts market […]

Building Community in the Northwest

Celebrating Together To Make The Mt. Airy Art Garage A Reality After completing our second weekend of the Mt. Airy Art Garage, we are all being struck by an unexpected experience. It’s not about how many visitors crossed the portals of our doors. It’s not about artists’ sales, and it’s not about more Holiday marketing […]

Neither Rain Nor Snow…

Stopped the Mt. Airy Art Garage From It’s Grand Opening Over 225 people stopped into the Mt. Airy Art Garage, a community-based artist cooperative, on Saturday, Dec. 5 at 542 W. Carpenter Lane. Although snowy and damp, families and friends met to enjoy and purchase unique, one-of-a-kind gifts for the holidays— custom leatherwork, jewelers, mixed […]

From the Weavers Way Shuttle

Mt. Airy Art Garage Launches Weekend Arts and Crafts Market at 542 W. Carpenter Lane We started off inviting artists from Germantown, Mt. Airy, and Chestnut Hill. Today we have expanded our reach into neighboring communities. Our group consists of custom leatherworkers, jewelers, mixed media and fiber artists, sculptors, photographers, painters, you name it. We […]

Mt. Airy Art Garage Launches Weekend Arts and Crafts Market at 542 W. Carpenter Lane

Northwest Artists Create Unique One-of-a-Kind Art While Building Vision With Northwest Community Mt. Airy Art Garage started out as a vision for cofounders Arleen Olshan and Linda Slodki: To launch an ongoing weekend Fine Arts and Handcrafts Market where neighbors can bring their families and friends to eat, drink, buy special gifts, and support artists. […]