The Artists of Craft Lake City

The Artists of Craft Lake City

The alternative craft scene in SLC is alive and kicking. 70 artists will be featured in SLUG Magazine’s first annual Craft Lake City
festival. Here is a sneak peak of some
of the talented people who will be there. … read more

Real Life Renegade, Andy Leyba

Real Life Renegade, Andy Leyba
By

“I’m a cutter, that’s why they call me Scratch,” Leyba let me know. Andy has a rich history of violent, aggressive, drunk behavior that has kept him in jail for the better part of the past decade. 
  … read more

Localized: Negative Charge, Dubbed – August 2009

Localized: Negative Charge, Dubbed – August 2009
By

August’s Localized features three punk bands that seem to hold their high-energy performances together with a healthy (and sometimes excessive) amount of booze. Negative Charge and Dubbed each had plenty of booze-fueled stories to share with us. Check out the show with openers Desolate on Friday, August 14 at Urban Lounge. … read more

Craft Lake City Artist: Gentry Blackburn

Craft Lake City Artist: Gentry Blackburn
By

Everything Gentry Blackburn makes is immediately recognizable as her own. Her style evokes a sense of playfulness and nostalgia. … read more

 
 
Craft Lake City Artist: Chelsea Stephenson

Craft Lake City Artist: Chelsea Stephenson
By

t’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s … Chelsea Stephenson with Soaperhero! She’s here to get you clean and smelling good with—dog poop soap? That’s right, one of Stephenson’s made-from-scratch, melt and pour soaps is shaped like a piece of dog shit, but don’t worry, it smells like apple cinnamon coffee. … read more

Craft Lake City Artist: Claire Taylor

Craft Lake City Artist: Claire Taylor
By

Claire Taylor has an abiding love for animals. Wolves, lambs, pigs—subtly anthropomorphized beasts are her adopted symbols. … read more

Craft Lake City Artist: Carrie Eldredge

Craft Lake City Artist: Carrie Eldredge
By

When not slaving away, Carrie Eldredge spends her time recycling. She recycles things that other people have discarded into her own art. … read more

Craft Lake City Artist: Julie Stutznegger

Craft Lake City Artist: Julie Stutznegger
By

Julie Stutznegger is a busy lady. She has no time for bullshit, she is frequently performing with her punk band and working as a full-time artist. … read more

Not Your Grandma’s Craft Fair: Beehive Bazaar

Not Your Grandma’s Craft Fair: Beehive Bazaar
By

The Beehive Bazaar was first held a few years ago, in a house that Call and her husband owned, which was between renters. … read more

Princess Kennedy: Holy Craft!

Princess Kennedy: Holy Craft!
By

 While I was hanging out with Bea Dazzler (this super fierce RGDQ/designer), I coaxed her into helping me patch a pair of my favorite skinny jeans. While I sat crafting my pants back together, I realized how much I missed sitting around a good old-fashioned stitch and bitch with my girlfriends. 
  … read more