GIFTY 2022: A Holiday Celebration of Local Creative Culture

2022-08-08T19:01:25-07:00

We are thrilled to be hosting our annual GIFTY Craft Show & Open House this holiday season. Join us for three days of the best shopping in the Bay Area.

GIFTY 2022: A Holiday Celebration of Local Creative Culture2022-08-08T19:01:25-07:00

Relive The Magic Of Our 2022 Fire & Light Soirée And Art Auction

2022-06-03T13:52:56-07:00

Over the past four months, The Crucible’s founding Open For Business cohort—Amy Alaman, Brandyn Willridge, Cori Pillows, and Komoia Johnson—have been building new skills in the industrial arts while growing their businesses.

Relive The Magic Of Our 2022 Fire & Light Soirée And Art Auction2022-06-03T13:52:56-07:00

2022 Fire & Light Soirée and Art Auction

2022-05-21T02:29:36-07:00

Soirée is The Crucible’s once-a-year glittering fundraising event that raises more than $150,000 to fund scholarships and support for our industrial arts education programs.

2022 Fire & Light Soirée and Art Auction2022-05-21T02:29:36-07:00

Relive the Magic of GIFTY 2021 With All The Photo Highlights

2022-06-16T15:44:53-07:00

Thank you to everyone who braved the storms this weekend and made it out to GIFTY 2019! Staff, faculty, and volunteers came together to make our studio shine, and all the months of effort by our vendors leading up to GIFTY fully paid off. The wide range of beautiful and hand-crafted goods, from jewelry to candles to embroidery kits, were the best and brightest collection we've ever had! Check out our favorite GIFTY 2019 photos from the event!

Relive the Magic of GIFTY 2021 With All The Photo Highlights2022-06-16T15:44:53-07:00

Everything You Need To Know To Have A Great GIFTY 2021

2021-11-19T13:41:11-08:00

Are you ready for two days of epic shopping, industrial art demos, and family fun? We hope so because GIFTY is just around the corner! GIFTY 2021 is the best place in the Bay to find your holiday gifts made right here by local artists, small businesses, and Crucible faculty.

Everything You Need To Know To Have A Great GIFTY 20212021-11-19T13:41:11-08:00

GIFTY 2021: A Holiday Celebration of Local Creative Culture

2022-07-17T22:08:11-07:00

After our all-virtual event last year, we are thrilled to be hosting our annual GIFTY Craft Show & Open House in person this holiday season. Join us for three days of the best shopping in the Bay Area.

GIFTY 2021: A Holiday Celebration of Local Creative Culture2022-07-17T22:08:11-07:00

2021 Fuego Youth Leadership Reception

2021-08-04T08:52:42-07:00

Join us live on Zoom for our 2021 virtual Fuego Youth Leadership Reception on Thursday, July 29 starting at 6:30pm PDT.

2021 Fuego Youth Leadership Reception2021-08-04T08:52:42-07:00

2021 Spark the Summer: A Virtual Fundraiser

2021-05-19T14:48:50-07:00

Invest in the makers of tomorrow by joining us from the comfort of your home for a celebration of industrial arts, community, creativity, and resiliency.

2021 Spark the Summer: A Virtual Fundraiser2021-05-19T14:48:50-07:00

Bike Shop: Free Events and Education

2022-08-05T11:29:56-07:00

Join us for one of our upcoming Free Bike Repair events! The Crucible is offering free, community bike maintenance to West Oakland and neighboring community members. Drop off your bike for a tune-up or learn basic bike maintenance from our faculty and volunteers.

Bike Shop: Free Events and Education2022-08-05T11:29:56-07:00

Valerie Fish, Stained Glass Artist, Gives Back In Support Of Crucible Youth

2020-12-02T17:16:22-08:00

For the past few years, Valerie Fish has found inspiration for her stained glass all around her, be it California poppies or a drawing by her son. As a longtime maker, Valerie knows the importance of art, especially for our youth, and when presented with an opportunity to support The Crucible’s programming through Giving Back at GIFTY, she jumped at the chance!

Valerie Fish, Stained Glass Artist, Gives Back In Support Of Crucible Youth2020-12-02T17:16:22-08:00
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