2019 Upcoming Events
Visit our booth at these upcoming Midwest events! We vend under the name The Inky Octopus, and sometimes Ink 'n Scents (featuring The Inky Octopus' products & incense!).
2/7 - 2/17 Tryst on Cherokee Pop Up (St. Louis, MO)
Shop local for your Valentine's Day gifts! Tryst on Cherokee is a 10-day, multi-boutique pop up shop on Cherokee Street, featuring artists and makers from Saint Louis and beyond. Join us Thursday, February 7, 5-8 pm for our Launch Party on the 2300 block of Cherokee! Find some of The Inky Octopus' items in the shops along Cherokee during this event.
Snow Queen's Pop-Up Shops (St. Louis, MO) - Ongoing
Shop fresh spring merch by dozens of Strange Folk makers in this traveling pop-up boutique and hands-on experience at unique local businesses. Free admission. Kid-friendly. All-ages DIY projects a la carte. Ongoing dates through March. Visit the Facebook page for dates and details.
4/27 Sunset Hills Makers Market (St. Louis, MO)
The Makers Market is a one day outdoor Art Fair held in the popular Watson Trail Park, and features 50 local artists, demos, music, food trucks, and more. View more details on the Facebook page. Join Ink 'n Scents at this event.
5/31 - 6/2 The Big Glamp (St. Louis, MO)
Kick off summer with upbeat bands, bespoke picnicking, and 100 or so of the finest indie vendors in Carondelet Park, St. Louis. Produced by the minds behind Strange Folk Festival! Join Ink 'n Scents at this event.
9/27 - 9/29 Strange Folk Festival (St. Louis, MO)
The 13th Annual Indie Craft Festival in Carondelet Park, St. Louis! Join Ink 'n Scents at this event.
While Melissa won't be attending these events/shops in person, you can find a selection of The Inky Octopus's products and other handmade gifts! Support handmade art and crafts at these stores:
ShopColumbia (Chicago, IL)
Restoration Alley (Ellisville, MO)
Conspire: Contemporary Craft (Greencastle, IN)