Bear and Bird Gallery's tradition of summer shows featuring handmade goods began in 2009 with "Stitch Wars," a show that paid tribute to "Star Wars." Now the gallery is gearing up for its third summer show of handmade goods and this one's called Sew Nerdy: A Geek Craft Extravaganza.
|"Yoda" by Andreanna Di Benedetto|
Artists and crafters will include A. Pants; Allison Hoffman, Andreanna Di Benedetto, Crafty Dork, Cutesypoo, Denn Rodriguez, Drop Dead Quirky, Handmade 3D, Jenna Dickes-Deleo, Kjersti Faret, Lana Crooks, LeaseAPenny, Leeanna Butcher, loveandasandwich; Mariangela Tan, Michelle Coffee; Mr X Stitch, Nerd Jerk, Nimble & Quick Threadcraft and Pixel Stitches.
If you're heading to the show in Lauderhill, you might as well check out this post that Amanda Magnetta-Ottati and Tate Ottati posted to the Bear and Bird blog. It contains all their favorite nearby places to eat — seven spots, all located within 5 miles of the gallery.
The show opens opens 6-10 p.m. June 29 and runs through Aug. 11 at Bear and Bird Gallery, upstairs at Tate's, 4566 N. University Drive, Lauderhill. Call 954-748-0181 or visit Bearandbird.com.
Some images of works from the show can be found above. Expand by clicking lower right hand corner and then click on show info (at top) for titles and artists ... or just view the Flickr set.