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Social distance shopping on our NEW website

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shower your mom with love and thanks and gifts! Craftland is here to help!

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Dear Beloved Community

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       It is with heavy hearts that we have closed our doors. We have taken steps to sanitize every surface and engage in best practices of social distancing and excellent hygiene, but the risk that anyone would contract covid-19 within our community is not something we take lightly. We look forward to the time we can reopen and see your beautiful faces again! In the meantime, you can purchase the very same wonderful sparkly handmade objects made by our fabulous makers and artists in our online shop. We will take turns going into the store to ship out orders...

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Craftland Artist: Angela Zampell & Hot Glue Heroes

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If you've been to Craftland, you know we're fond of shiny things. We've always been a "more is more" shopping experience. That's why we're so excited to welcome Angela Zampell and her Hot Glue Heroes creations to Craftland's 2018 Holiday Extravaganza! Some people might prefer to relax after a long day by curling up with a good book, but Angela unwinds by making these adorably kitschy & crafty vignettes. The end result are Hot Glue Heroes, now available as tree ornaments at Craftland. These dioramas may be tiny, but by golly, they deliver big delights! Each diorama is assembled from vintage figurines, trinkets, and baubles, decorated with...

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Fundraising Fridays: Craftland Supports Girls Rock! Rhode Island

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At Craftland, we offer original, handmade gifts all year long, and we're excited to support organizations that develop the original gifts of our community's young people.  Join Craftland to support the work of Girls Rock! RI through Fundraising Fridays! During the holiday season, Craftland will donate a portion of our sales every Friday 5-8pm to Girls Rock! Rhode Island. Oh yeah!! ( Insert guitar solo here ) Girls Rock! Rhode Island is a non-profit, volunteer-based organization that offers creative experiences to girls, women, trans, and gender non-conforming individuals. For a decade GRRI has organized local musicians to volunteer their time to help young people learn to make music and encourage critical thinking, collaborative relationships,...

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Fundraising Fridays: Craftland Supports Youth Pride, Inc.!

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At Craftland, we're all about gifts, and we believe in the giving spirit of the holiday season. This year we're throwing our collective support behind two amazing youth organizations in our local community. Craftland is delighted to support the work of Youth Pride, Inc. and Girls Rock! RI through Fundraising Fridays! During the holiday season, Craftland will donate a portion of all sales on Friday from 5PM to 8PM to these great organizations.  Youth Pride, Inc. (YPI) is an affirming space for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, and questioning young people to find strength, build community, develop connections, and be themselves. For over 25 years, YPI has provided free programs, including...

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