Virginia Beach, VA, May 01, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Stick Me Designs, LLC announced today that the premiere issue of 757 Made! Magazine will be distributed to over 50 outlets in the Hampton Roads, VA on August 1, 2012. The complimentary magazine will be published every other month with a mission to provide introductions between the vibrant and sustainable creative community of Hampton Roads, VA and enthusiasts who are passionate about handmade and supporting the local economy.
In addition to offering visually delicious images of the works of the local talents, regular columns in the full color, glossy publication will include “Emerging Artists,” a look at talents who you may not heard of yet, but are worthy of notice; “Ask the Artist,” an opportunity for enthusiasts and creators to ask questions to revolving experts.
The premiere issue will feature artists, foodies, crafters and those mico-businesses that serve clients with their creative talents. Readers will get to know several different talents from Hampton Roads, and be encouraged to begin new conversations and connections that will spur a buy local support local initiative.
The magazine was founded by Editor in Chief, Rickina Velte after she unsuccessfully tried to find a platform that would help her support a creative craft beyond doing craft shows and overcrowded craft websites.
“Hampton Roads is home to a rapidly growing vibrant creative economy partly due to the slow economy and the desire to reclaim a community lifestyle and enjoyable career flexibility,” says Velte. “757 Made! Magazine is committed to being a resource that will foster community connections and involvement for artists and those who love to support them.”
For more information, please visit www.757Made.com