If you’re interested in crafts and DIY projects, save the dates of November 5th and 6th. Join Joan Tapper, author of Craft Activism: People, Ideas, and Projects from the New Community of Handmade and How You Can Join In in a weekend filled with crafty art projects. On Saturday, November 5 from 1-3 p.m., crochet maven, Ellen Bloom will be alongside Joan displaying a trunk show of projects, book signing, and much more. On Sunday, November 6, from 10 a.m. -3 p.m. you can join Joan again for a Backyard Boutique for more book signings and a craft show displaying local Etsy artists’ creations. Don’t miss out on this fun and great holiday shopping opportunity at 3811 Connie Way, Santa Barbara.