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Out of Hand: Party like it’s 1986

March 30 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

$200 – $1000
Party like it's 1986 at Out of Hand

In honor of the final celebration in our current home of the historical Produce Terminal, we are throwing it back to the year it all began — and party like it’s 1986!

Photo Recap of 2018 Out of HandOut of Hand is Pittsburgh’s ultimate hands-on spring creative experience. Join us on Saturday, March 30, 2019, 7 – 10:30 PM for an all-in-one evening of handmade crafts, artist demos, ’80s fashion, far-out food, craft beer & theme cocktails, tubular tunes and rad dance moves celebrating Contemporary Craft’s 32 years in the Produce Terminal! Don’t miss the party — Out of Hand — Contemporary Craft’s annual giving benefit that supports its free art exhibitions, education programs, and community events for all ages.

$1000 – Behind-the-Scenes Sponsor ($700 tax deductible)
2 VIP Out of Hand tickets | Contemporary Craft keepsake | Recognition at the benefit
Private tour of Contemporary Craft with executive director Janet McCall | Invitation to exclusive Patron Preview Party

$800 – Craft Sponsor ($600 tax deductible)
2 VIP Out of Hand tickets | Contemporary Craft keepsake | Recognition at the benefit
Invitation to exclusive Patron Preview Party

$350 – VIP Patron Ticket ($275 tax deductible)
1 Out of Hand tickets
Invitation to exclusive Patron Preview Party

$200 – Individual Ticket ($140 tax deductible) 
Out of Hand ticket

Photo recap of Out of Hand 2018Want to do more than mark the calendar? RSVP your Out of Hand tickets today!

*RSVP tickets with a check made payable to Contemporary Craft
*Purchase tickets online

*Call us at 412.261.7003
*Email us at donorsupport@contemporarycraft.org

Behind-the-Scenes Sponsors, Craft Sponsors, and VIP Sponsors will receive special invitation to exclusive Patron Preview Party.

Time-travel back to 1986!

* Geek out with demos and art activities to make your own ’80s inspired crafts
* Freak out to some of the best worst songs ever recorded
* Shop ’til you drop at the stellar silent art auction, featuring 100+ items and experiences
* Get your nostalgia on with highlights from Contemporary Craft’s past… and get psyched for the fantabulous future ahead!

Decade attire and big hair encouraged – or PARTY TO THE MAX and dress like your favorite ’80s icon!

The 2019 Out of Hand Auction

You will get to check out what is in the 2019 Out of Hand Silent Auction before the event! With the online silent auction launching in February 2019, you will get to discover jewelry, ceramics, wood, fiber, and mixed media artwork from nationally and internationally recognized artists or plan a trip with the experience packages.

Whether or not you’ll be attending Out of Hand on March 30, 2019, everyone can take part in the silent auction bidding. So be sure to register to bid and support Contemporary Craft at home on your devices.

Hands-on Art Activity and Live Demonstration with Local Artists

Details coming soon.

A hearty thank you to our generous sponsors!

Silversmith Sponsors 

Flaherty & O'Hara

Coppersmith Sponsors

Judy & Michael Cheteyan Educational & Charitable Foundation

Blacksmith Sponsors

Al. Neyer   Alco Parking Corporation   Bridgeway Capital   CorCom      Dunham reGroup      Oxford Development company    PITT OHIO   Point Bridge Realty Advisors      Rugby Realty   Schifino Design   Sitko Bruno   Sota Construction Services


The Buncher Company


March 30
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
$200 – $1000


Contemporary Craft
2100 Smallman Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222 United States
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