The past century has seen several exciting art movements, from post-impressionism to burrito existentialism to Rubik’s cubism. See what the post-burrito art world has in store with today’s Groupon: for $8, you get one weekend pass to Craftboston Spring, taking place March 25 through 27 in the Seaport World Trade Center (up to a $15 value).
Presented by The Society of Arts and Crafts, Craftboston Spring is an annual event that showcases 200 talented craft artists and a plethora of one-of-a-kind baskets, ceramics, decorative fibers, furniture, glass, jewelry, and more. Inspect the innovative jewelry of Reiko Ishiyama or take home a piece of Linda Kindler Priest's astounding nature-themed art, which blends imagery, textures, shapes, and colors with precious metals and stone to create one-of-a-kind sculptures sure to please the fashionable environmentalist in your life. Other collections include Lynn Latimer's colorful glass art and Paulette J. Werger's elegant metallic pieces. With the wealth of meticulously crafted crafts available, visitors will easily find a tasteful birthday gift, a welcome artwork addition to an existing collection, or gorgeous jewelry worthy of crowning their full-scale Mount Rushmore replica.
Presented by the nonprofit Society of Arts + Crafts, CraftBoston is an exhibition and sale of contemporary crafts. This twice in annual show features the most outstanding craft artists in the mediums of baskets, ceramics, decorative fiber, wearable fiber, furniture, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, mixed media, paper, and wood.