Hi! My name is Terumi Pong and I am a Seattle phone photographer. I write about family travel and living in our city on my blog, An Emerald City Life. My family and I often come to Pike Place Market together to eat and explore. Sometimes we bike from our house and make a stop at the Market before or […]

Four new faces are in the Pike Place Market Crafts Market this summer. Stop by and discover ceramics formed from clay unique to the Northwest, vintage-inspired handmade bags, adorable felt accessories, and cool ocean-inspired prints. Cat Shy Crafts Cathy Pascua of Cat Shy Crafts made her Pike Place Market debut June 6th. You can typically find her […]

Taking something ugly and making it beautiful is a standard practice in the art world, but what can you make with concrete and rebar?  About half a dozen Pike Place Market crafters were tasked with that challenge using rubble from the Alaskan Way Viaduct.  Check out what they came up with below! Sabando Design Kristeena and […]

It’s that time of year again! Celebrate the amazing dads and grads in your life by gifting them something they’ll treasure forever. Browse the Pike Place Market craft line for pieces that you won’t find anywhere else – beautiful jewelry, handbound leather journals, reclaimed wood cutting boards and so much more. Keep scrolling for gift ideas! […]

You’ve likely seen the bright, colorful and culturally diverse artwork of Ernesto Ybarra, one of the faces of our “Local, Seasonal, Personal” campaign. We’re diving a bit deeper to introduce you to Ernesto and what inspired him to become a painter. In 2015, as a relatively new craftsperson, Ernesto Ybarra, started selling his paintings on-and-off […]

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Sasquatch pulling a sleigh. Skiing snowman. Bubblefish playing the cello. These are a just few of the fantastical scenes depicted over the years on Graig Anderson’s Pike Place Market holiday buttons. He’s been creating them since 1999, each year with a new holiday-themed design. Ask any craftsperson in the Market and they’ll tell you: Graig’s buttons are a cherished holiday tradition. “It’s fun for me,” […]