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Brew to Bikes: Portland's Artisan Economy Book Launch Party and Artisan Exhibition
Saturday, October 16, 2010 - 7:00pm to Saturday, October 16, 2010 - 10:00pm

Brew to Bikes by Professor Charles Heying

Dissatisfied with passive consumption, many residents of Portland, OR, take matters into their own hands. Associate Professor of Urban Studies Charles Heying noticed these local artisans prospering all over the city and set out to study their thriving economy. Profiling hundreds of local businesses, and with an eye on Portland’s unique penchant for sustainability and urban development, Brew to Bikes is about everything from bike manufacturers to microbreweries, from do-it-yourself to traditional crafts. A treatise to local, ethical business practices, Brew to Bikes positions Portland as a hub of artisan ingenuity worthy of admiration.  Read more at Ooligan Press

Brew to Bikes Cover

Book Launch Party and Artisan Exhibition
Saturday, October 16, 2010
7:00-10:00p.m.
Art Department (1315 SE 9th Avenue, Portland, OR 97214)

New Deal Distillery will be offering tours and tastings at their adjoining distillery, and we'll have book-making crafts for kids at the Art Department.

Refreshments Generously Provided by: Grand Central Bakery, Hopworks Urban Brewery, New Deal Distillery, Petite Provence Risteretto Roasters, Sahagun Chocolates

Displaying Artisans: Emily Katz, David King Bass Guitars, Langlitz Leather, Mudeye Puppet Company, Pereira Cycles