The Rivet

The Rivet is a Makerspace in State College, PA. In the Rivet, you can learn new skills like woodworking, lazer cutting, pottery and jewelry making.

The Rivet Gift Shop features the creations of craftspeople, artists, and small businesses from the State College community. They believe that connecting people to quality makers will give a boost to the local economic health.

Check out their online shop here.

3 dots Downtown-Art-to-go

3 Dots is a vibrant downtown space that hosts artistic and innovative experiences. They cultivate a space where people experience everything from local artists to avant-garde performances to pop-up restaurants.

Art to go a Vintage vending machine/ mini art Gallery that dispenses miniature art pieces. The Art-to-Go machine is inspired by a similar vending machine at the Whitney Museum in New York City.

The founders of the Art-to-Go machine are collaborating with 3 Dots Downtown to help the local artist get exposure.

Read more about them here.