Mike Brown’s Crafting Disasters

Mike Brown’s Crafting Disasters
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I’m no good at making anything. Luckily, we live in a society where you don’t really have to be good at making anything or doing anything. For anything I would actually need done or made, there’s someone or some company I can hire to do it for me. The only craft or service I consistently supply for myself, I guess, would be masturbating. … read more

VCR – AFT: VCR-5 at the CLC DIY Fest

VCR – AFT: VCR-5 at the CLC DIY Fest
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The epitome of the term “DIY music,” Greathouse produces and performs from a stack of old VCRs rewired to work as instruments. … read more

Urban Wild: Crook & The Bluff Meet Craft Lake City, Take Two

Urban Wild: Crook & The Bluff Meet Craft Lake City,...
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Wilford and Dath met eight years ago, when they moved in together, but they didn’t start playing music until just over a year ago. Since then, they have been detonating music out of two guitars that is much more thunderous than you would imagine, aided by some extra hardware. … read more

Craft Lake City Artisan Profiles

Craft Lake City Artisan Profiles
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In preparation for the 6th Annual Craft Lake City DIY Festival, SLUG sat down with seven wildly different artisans. On Aug. 8 and 9, join us in celebrating these and many other artists at The Gallivan Center in Salt Lake City for Craft Lake City’s DIY Fest. … read more

Salt Laker Makers — PechaKucha Vol. 13 @ The Fallout 10.13

Salt Laker Makers — PechaKucha Vol. 13 @ The Fallout...
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Salt Lake just had its lucky number Vol. 13 PKN on the 13th of October. Thankfully Camp Crystal Lake’s Jason did not attend, likely because he only goes out on Friday, and this event was held on Monday night. SLUG was invited to attend. … read more

Impartworks: Craft Lake City Artisan

Impartworks: Craft Lake City Artisan
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Impartworks impartworks.com Two years ago, Sacha Mercier took an unprecedented leap of faith into the world of functional design and community-centric craftsmanship. He thought of a name—Impartworks—and set his driveway

St. Bohéme: Craft Lake City Performer

St. Bohéme: Craft Lake City Performer
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  St. Bohéme facebook.com/StBoheme Picture the light ambience of street players busking on an old Parisian street: accordions and violins, small guitars and light trumpets. This is the sound of

Salt Valley Vintage: CLC Vintage Vendor

Salt Valley Vintage: CLC Vintage Vendor
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  Salt Valley Vintage etsy.com/shop/SaltValleyVintage Stepping into Jane Stringham’s apartment—which doubles as her work space—is like stepping into an episode of Mad Men. She has an eye for aesthetics that

House of Lewis: Craft Lake City Performer

House of Lewis: Craft Lake City Performer
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House of Lewis thehouseoflewis.com Emerging from the ever-growing musical crop of Provo, Utah, artistic collective House of Lewis are establishing themselves as one of the leading figures for rap and

Bitters Lab: Craft Lake City Craft Food

Bitters Lab: Craft Lake City Craft Food
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Bitters Lab bitterslab.com Most people with a hobby like gardening or record collecting are usually content to keep their hobby as something fun and relaxing to do on the weekend.