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Out of Hand: REMIX

April 14, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Out of Hand: REMIX, a benefit for Contemporary Craft

This year’s Out of Hand: REMIX raised nearly $100,000 net profit, 10% of our annual operating budget that will help support our free exhibitions, art education workshops, and community programming throughout the year. Thank you!

Hands-on fun with local artists

Out of Hand: Remix is Pittsburgh’s ultimate hands-on spring creative experience that you can’t miss! Join us for an all in one evening of hands-on art making & art auction/funky fashion/local cuisine/craft brews & cocktails/eclectic tunes & freestyle dance moves.

Out of Hand is Contemporary Craft?s annual giving gala supporting free exhibitions, education, and arts programming for all ages. Spin, mix, turn, and twist along with the music, surrounded by art, and enjoy the night as we celebrate craft, an accessible art form perfectly suited for creative storytelling and personal discovery.

$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

Out of Hand Silent Auction

$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

$200 ? Individual ($140 tax deductible)?
1?Out of Hand?ticket

Are you deciding between Out of Hand: REMIX or Quantum Theatre’s Q Ball?
No need to pick and choose! With our special partnership with Quantum Theatre, you will be able to purchase $300 joint tickets that gets you access to both parties!

*RSVP tickets with a check made payable to Contemporary Craft
*Buy 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 on April 4 at?Casey Droege Cultural Producrions in Downtown Pittsburgh.

REMIX a good time!

*Mix it up with local artisans at hands-on art stations and artist demonstrations

*Win in the silent art auction including 100+ items/experiences

*Belly up with local fare and spin with handcrafted spirits and brews

* Baby Loves Tacos, Bar Marco, Choolaah, Cioppino Restaurant & Cigar Bar, Colangelo’s Bakery & Cafe, Double Wide Grill, Everyday’s A Sundae & Cafe, Gluten Free by Melanie Leigh, Michigan & Trumbull in Federal Galley, Mon Aimee Chocolat, Morgan and Nancy Phillip’s Carving Table, Salem’s Market & Grill,?and Yummyholic!
* Allegheny Coffee & Tea Exchange, KNURD Brewing Co,?Liberty Beer,?Pennsylvania Libations, and?Wigle Whiskey.

*Groove and move to house vinyl from DJ Paul Rosenblatt, get a preview of his music on spotify!

MIX & Match ? CLASH or FLASH, creative attire is encouraged! Bold colors, mix patterns, and just have fun.

The 2018 Out of Hand Auction are live!

Get a jump start on viewing the 2018 silent auction and figure out your favorite craft items or experience package to bid on! Discover?jewelry, ceramics, wood, fiber, and mixed media?artwork from nationally and internationally?recognized?artists in the silent auction, or plan a trip with the experience packages such as Pittsburgh Penguins’ Luxury Suite for 12, SIX x ATE Season Passes, family fun package, and more!

Whether or not you?ll be attending Out of Hand on April 14, 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.

Pattie Chalmers ceramics vessel??Lucas Pointon Brooch??Grey Gehner metal candle handel ??David Dudney natural edge wood plate, wine, and glasses set

Hands-on Art Activity and Live Demonstration with Local Artists

Cookie decorating Demonstration?with Yummyholic (8:30 – 10:30 pm)

Dreaming Pillows: Making Hands-on Record Pillows?with Pam Morrison (7 – 10:30 pm)

Henna Hands-on Station?with Sarah Ceurvorst (7 – 10:30 pm)

Kreepy Doll Factory?with Daniel Baxter (7 – 10:30 pm)

Museum School Partnership?with Gerry Florida and Linda Van Gehuchten?(7 – 10:30 pm)

Adjustable Rings?with Katie Rearick (7 – 8:30 pm) and?Lindsay Huff (8:30 – 10:30 pm)

Encaustics?with Katy Dement (7 – 9 pm)

Spin Art and Collage?with Albert Pantone (7 ? 10 pm)

Stamped Pendants and Wine Charms?with Chelsea Arthur-Succop and Charles Succop (7 – 10:30pm)

Wheel Throwing Demo?with Dan Kuhn (7 – 8:30 pm) and?Anthony Proia (8:30 – 10:30 pm)

Wood Turned Tops?with Turners Anonymous, Inc. (7 – 10:30 pm)

Wood Carving Demo?with Dave Betler (7 – 10:30 pm)

A hearty thank you to our generous sponsors!


Cohen & Grigsby? ?


PJ Dick - Trumbull - Lindy Paving? ?Judy & Michael Cheteyan Educational & Charitable Foundation ??Flaherty & O'Hara???Yelp


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? ?? ?General Medical Practitioners? ?? ?

? ?Monmade? ?NEXTpittsburgh

? ?Point Bridge Realty Advisors? ? ? ?Rugby Realty

Schifino Design? ?? ?? ?? ?The NRP Group


The Buncher Company
The Cork Factory
Maher Duessel


April 14, 2018
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm


Contemporary Craft
5645 Butler Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15201 United States
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