Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Submit your film today (Deadline: 12/31/09)

MARK YOUR CALENDARS! Don't miss the 6th Annual San Francisco International Women's Film Festival (SFWFF), presented by the Women's Film Institute, to be held April 5 through 11, 2010.

Call For Entries - San Francisco International Women's Film Festival accepts films and videos of all lengths and genres: narrative, documentary, experimental and animation. Films and videos must be directed or co-directed by women. Entry fee: $30 (Deadline: December 31, 2009). For more information, and to submit your film:

There are so many ways you can get involved and support an organization that is dedicated to amplifying the voices of women and girls through film and new media. You can volunteer and sign up for our e-newsletter. For more information about volunteering call (415) 754-FILM or

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Friday, December 4, 2009

31st Annual Women's Building Celebration of Craftswomen (Dec. 5-6)

Need a Holiday Gift? Stop by our table at the 31st Annual Women's Building Celebration of Craftswomen.

For the past three decades, The Women’s Building Celebration of Craftswomen has allowed Bay Area residents, along with visitors to San Francisco from throughout the world, to discover the work of the nation’s best female artisans and fine artists.

The Celebration of Craftswomen is San Francisco’s largest holiday fine crafts retail fair, and the largest event celebrating the craft of women in the nation. The event is sponsored by and is a benefit for The Women’s Building, a community service center serving women and girls in San Francisco.

Featured at the Celebration of Craftswomen are contemporary and traditional handcrafted items, such as:

• Functional and decorative ceramic and glass vessels
• Sculpted wood and works of metal.
• Polymer clay, beaded, stone and precious metal jewelry
• Woven, painted silk, leather clothing and wearables
• Home furniture and accessories
• Fine art sculpture
• Photography
• Watercolor and oil paintings

The crafts fair will also offer live music, gourmet food, a benefit raffle, and a silent auction