Guided Studio Tours with CraftNOW Philadelphia

In partnership with the American Craft Council and POST, CraftNOW invites you to spend the afternoon touring some of Philadelphia’s most exciting makerspaces. 


Tour Itinerary

11:30am        Depart University of the Arts, 320 South Broad Street
12:00pm        Globe Dye Works
2:00pm          MaKen Studios
4:00pm          Bahdeebahdu
4:30pm          Crane Arts Building with InLiquid and Icebox Project Space
6:00pm          Receptions in Old City at Center for Art in Wood, The Clay Studio, Moderne Gallery and Wexler Gallery


Globe Dye Works

A former yarn-dying factory,  has been transformed into a community of artists, designers, and fabricators. Tour the studios of Brian Giniewski and Stacey Lee Webber while also seeing brand new gallery and event spaces.

MaKen Studios

Short for “Made in Kensington” and comprised of nearly 300,000 square feet,  are two repurposed, industrial buildings in North Philadelphia that foster the development and sustainability of successful professional craftspeople, entrepreneurs, small businesses, and manufacturers.


 specializes in mixing contemporary art and design with a philosophy rooted in beauty, pleasure and humor. Mixed-media artist Warren Muller and designer RJ Thornburg have created a magical environment for viewing and collecting handmade works.

Crane Arts Building

 has four floors of galleries and artist studios with The Old School across the street, which is home to Pig Iron Theatre and a bouquet of artist studios converted from former classrooms. InLiquid, Icebox Project Space and other galleries are located throughout the first floor.

October 13, 2018
11:30 - 6
320 South Broad Street Philadelphia