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Emily Arkin, scholarly publisher by day, musician/animator/playing card designer/knitter/dj by night, has lived in Somerville for the past ten years.

She is the co-owner of Magpie in Davis, "the hipster crafts boutique"; organizer for the Bazaar Bizarre craft fair; board member of the Somerville Arts Council; founding member of the the Somerville-based music collectives Handstand Command and Compound 440R; and guitarist for The Operators and occasional rock violinist.

Friday, 9 December 2005:
Hilken Mancini and emily arkin (violin) at p.a.'s lounge
with The Shrinking Islands and Voxtrot

Sunday, 11 December 2005:
Bazaar Bizarre at the Cyclorama
Emily Arkin will be DJing with the 440R Ladies DJ Collective from 1-2 p.m. as well as selling her wares

Saturday, 17 December 2005:
Somerville Arts Council's
Illuminations Tour
at Somerville City Hall
Tours leave between 4:30 and 9:30PM
Tickets available at Macintye and Moore


Emily Arkin is featured in Greg Der Ananian's book, Bazaar Bizarre:
Not Your Granny's Craft Book

"Filigree Deck"


"The Game of Rock Star"

Lovecraft pins and magnets

Magpie in Davis

Bazaar Bizarre

handstand command

the operators

somerville arts council

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