Crafted QC will be hosting its indie arts festival, Crafty Cat (formerly known as OMG Beckyfest), Friday, December 10, 5-8 PM and Saturday, December 11, 10 AM-4 PM,  in the Great Hall of the RiverCenter, Downtown Davenport, IA. This shopping event features over 100 vendors from the QC and all over the Midwest selling unique handcrafted items and vintage finds. Sixteen kid makers will have their own booths with handmade items ranging from sewn cat toys, to green cleaning products, to original paintings. Entrance is a suggested $2 donation to the River Music Experience.

Concessions, including alcoholic beverage sales, are being provided by the RiverCenter.

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Live acoustic music, curated by the River Music Experience, will be provided by:

Friday, Dec. 10

5:00-6:30: Alan Sweet

6:30-8:00: Charlotte Blu

Saturday, Dec. 11

1:00-2:30: Lewis Knudsen

2:30-4:00: Karl Beatty

Santa and Mrs. Claus will visit Saturday from 11 AM – 1 PM.

Further information, including vendor profiles can be found at

Crafty Cat is an excellent way to shop small and support local businesses in the QC.

Crafted QC is a Quad Cities based business lending support to local artists. We are artists. We believe art shapes our lives and gives color to our souls. We believe small shops give our community character. Eclectic. Unique. Creative.

Crafty Cat Indie Art Fest Returns to Downtown Davenport This Weekend
Sean Leary is an author, director, artist, musician, producer and entrepreneur who has been writing professionally since debuting at age 11 in the pages of the Comics Buyers Guide. An honors graduate of the University of Southern California masters program, he has written over 50 books including the best-sellers The Arimathean, Every Number is Lucky to Someone and We Are All Characters.