In the historic Riverfront District of Conway
CREATE Conway presents the Indie Market on Laurel with live music plus local goodness for sale. Spend the day and enjoy the river. Meet your local creative community and purchase from a wide variety of handmade, homegrown and local art & craft for sale.
Conway is located on the Waccamaw River and the location for Indie Market is at the entrance to the Riverwalk at the roundabout fountain on Laurel Street. Artisan Demos, Pine Needle Basket Weaving, Jewelry Making, and Traditional Indigo Dye techniques will also be featured throughout the day.There is a variety of goods for sale from over 50 local artists, artisans, designers, and vintage makers, including handmade soaps and candles, precious glass and pottery, handcrafted pine needle baskets, colorful fibers, beautiful jewelry, healthful holistic products and also culinary and local honey products of all kinds. The Indie Market is all about handmade, homegrown and local goodness for sale!
CREATE Conway Artist Members, your space is reserved! All others, you may reserve your space in the upcoming Indie Market, Ag + Art Tour and Live Oak Fest by joining CREATE Conway as an Artist Member.2018 Date TBA
Sponsored in part by CREATE Conway and the City of Conway.
Barbara Streeter published CREATE! Conway Awarded SC Arts Commission Grant in Blog 2015-09-19 15:16:01 -0400
CREATE! has been awarded an Operating Support for Small Organizations Grant by the South Carolina Arts Commission for the 2015 - 2016 fiscal year. The support will enable CREATE! to continue to build arts programming in Horry County.
CREATE! equips and empowers regional artists with the tools and opportunities they need to support their artistic careers. The organization promotes public engagement in the arts through outreach to forge meaningful partnerships and implement innovative strategies.
"The South Carolina Arts Commission Grant will enable CREATE! to continue its positive impact on the community. The arts enrich our community and help to make it more livable and vibrant, our programs meet those goals." said Barbara Streeter, President of CREATE! Conway.
Local residents can see how the Arts Commission Grant and local funds are benefiting CREATE! Conway by attending or volunteering at one of our events, classes or meetings.
About SCAC: The South Carolina Arts Commission is the state agency charged with creating a thriving arts environment that benefits all South Carolinians, regardless of their location or circumstances. Created by the South Carolina General Assembly in 1967, the Arts Commission is working to increase public participation in the arts by providing services, grants and leadership initiatives in three areas: arts education, community arts development and artist development. Headquartered in Columbia, SC, the Arts Commission is funded by the state of South Carolina and by the federal government through the National Endowment for the Arts. For more information, visit www.SouthCarolinaArts.com or call (803) 734-8696.
CREATE Conway Inc. is supported in part by the SC Arts Commission, the National Endowment of the Arts, the Waccamaw Community Foundation, the City of Conway, CREATE! memberships and public donations.
OUR MISSION IS TO BUILD AN ARTISTICALLY VIBRANT COMMUNITY BY SUPPORTING REGIONAL ARTISTS AND PROMOTING PUBLIC PARTICIPATION IN THE ARTS.
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A thriving cultural scene is good for artists and good for the economy. The arts can attract visitors who not only spend their money on the events themselves, but also contribute to Conway’s economy by dining in restaurants, lodging in hotels and bed & breakfasts, and purchasing gifts and services in our community.
We initiate programs that are designed to foster arts and culture and tap into the resulting economic benefits.
Barbara Streeter posted about Volunteer on Facebook 2015-09-22 15:53:17 -0400I signed up to volunteer for CREATE Conway, Inc.. Join me!Want to give back? Want to make a difference? CREATE! Conway is growing and we need volunteers with a variety of skills. You can learn about the arts and work for a fun non-profit. Become a volunteer
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I support Create! Conway because they are the advocacy group for the arts in Horry County.
I am a founding member and the President ofCREATE! Conway. I also work as a glass blower and visual artist in Conway, SC. My husband and I own and operate Conway Glass, Inc., a local glass company specializing in stained glass and blown glass.