October 3, 2018, SAVANNAH, GA
Make Savannah will debut at Picnic in the Park this Sunday, October 7, introducing its flagship network of artists and entrepreneurs showcasing Savannah made and inspired goods. Attendees are invited to meet the makers and shop the Make Savannah booth, which will feature a wide variety of unique handmade merchandise created in The Hostess City, as well as curated gift sets. The Make Savannah booth will be located on the Drayton Street side of Forsyth Park next to the Service Brewing tent, and vendor sales begin at 3 p.m.
Products for sale will include original artwork, luxury pet products, woodworking, bags, wallets and other personal items made of natural fibers, small-batch skin care inspired by the sea and more. Attendees will also have an opportunity to enter a prize drawing, which will take place on the day of the event.
Partnering with Savannah Philharmonic as the sole merchandise retailer for Picnic in the Park, the Make Savannah booth will be expertly styled and designed by The Savannah Picnic Company, featuring the event theme, “Illuminate the Night.”
“We conducted an all-call for makers in the Savannah community to apply to join us at Picnic in the Park,” said Cari Clark Phelps, CEO and Founder of Clark Creative Communications. “We are proud to welcome this talented final selection of makers, and are truly excited to provide them with this significant platform to help accelerate their brand.” The following artists, entrepreneurs and makers have been selected to exhibit in the Make Savannah booth during Picnic in the Park:
Melissa Beauchamp of mmb by hand
Candace Broadman of Moss & Marsh
Tate Ellington of Tate Ellington Illustrations
Cari Clark Phelps of Salacia Salts
Tonya and Nick Rintye of The Hipster Hound
Spearheaded by Clark Creative Communications, Make Savannah is an online destination and networking group showcasing the inspirational brands, and the people behind them, that make Savannah distinctly special. MakeSavannah.com provides Savannah brand lovers with a place to shop a curated selection of signature products all in one destination, learn about the Makers behind each product, and gift like a Savannahian. For more information, visit MakeSavannah.com or call 912-233-1160.