Faythe Levine and Cortney Himerl will be in New York this week discussing and screening their documentary film Handmade Nation and its accompanying book. Etsy will be streaming a live webcam feed of the Q&A in the Virtual Labs starting at around 7:30pm EST, Thursday, February 12 (click here to translate this time on a world clock). Thank you goes out to the Museum of Art & Design (MAD museum) who will be hosting us.
Check the Handmade Nation blog for info on screenings in your area. For those of you who are in the New York area, you’ll find details below for seeing the film or meeting the filmmakers face-to-face:
Handmade Nation at MAD Museum
The NYC Premiere and Director’s Panel
Thursday, February 12, 6:30 pm
6:30 pm Screening and Panel discussion
with Faythe Levine, Mandy Greer, Kate Bingaman- Burt and Callie Janoff in the MAD Theater
Handmade Nations Encore Screenings and Q&A with author and director Faythe Levine
February 14 and February 15, 2 pm in the MAD Theater
Tickets available online at www.madmuseum.org
Book signings at MAD
with Faythe Levine and Cortney Himerl
Author and Director Faythe Levine and Co-author and Assistant producer Cortney Himerl will be available for book signings in the MAD first floor lobby
Thursday, February 12, 5:00pm- 6:00pm
Saturday, February 14, 1:00pm- 2:00pm and 3:30pm- 4:30 pm
Sunday, February 15, 1:00 pm- 2:00 pm and 3:30 pm- 4:30 pm
The book Handmade Nation: The Rise of D.I.Y., Craft, and Design is available for purchase at
The Store at MAD. To purchase tickets and for more information visit www.madmuseum.org or call 212.299.7780.
Powerhouse Arena Bookstore
There will also be a panel discussion at the Powerhouse Arena Bookstore in Brooklyn on Wednesday, February 11, 7-9pm EST. Powerhouse is located at 37 Main Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Faythe Levine and Cortney Heimerl, co-authors of “Handmade Nation,” join American Craft Editor-in-Chief Andrew Wagner and KnitKnit’s Sabrina Gschwandtner for a panel on art, craft and design.