Who are you and what do you do? My name is Caitlin, and I do leather! About ten years ago I started dabbling with leather out of a need for a new belt, and that dabble became an obsession, or a love affair (it’s hard to tell the difference sometimes), then a business, and now […]
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Who are you and what do you do?: We are Such Sweet Tierney, a husband and wife team consisting of London Tierney and Christian Perry. We are surface designers, screen printers and textile magicians. We craft accessories and home goods with bright colors and hand rendered patterns using the most eco friendly materials possible. All our […]
Who are you and what do you do?: My name is Jennifer Graves and I love to create. I make colorful jewelry with sterling silver and hand-colored resin. What’s the latest thing you’ve been working on?: I’m working with a customer who is losing her hair and wants some “WOW” earrings made for her. She […]
Who are you and what do you do? I’m Amanda Siska, owner and artist behind Bread and Badger. I create fun, offbeat designs which we sandblast onto high-quality glassware and ceramic mugs. What’s the latest thing you’ve been working on?: We’re releasing a ton of new designs this year, and re-releasing some old favorites like […]
Who are you and what do you do? My name is Stacie Schaat. I design and make pixelated quilts and pillows, blending an old art with modern design. What’s the latest thing you’ve been working on?: I’ve recently started working with leather, which is an unconventional quilting material, but it gives the design great texture […]
Who are you and what do you do? Oh hey there, friends! We’re betsy & iya, a handmade jewelry line and retail shop in Portland, OR. Our brick & mortar is where we sell our jewelry as well as goods from other independent artists from all over the country. It’s also home to our production […]
Who are you and what do you do? My name is Katrin Rey, born and raised in Germany, married to an awesome and supportive husband and mom of my two little girls, Zoe and Caitlin. We moved to the USA two years ago at which time I founded ReyMade LLC. The experience of becoming a […]
Who are you and what do you do? Half Pint is a Seattle-based homemade ice cream company. We offer made-from-scratch ice cream and sorbet that feature local and seasonal ingredients. We have been making and sharing our ice cream for over 6 years now! What was your first memory of making something?: When I was […]
Who are you and what do you do? My name is Tia Meilinger and I am owner/ creator of Vaya Bags, which makes handmade bike messenger bags out of recycled material. What’s the latest thing you’ve been working on?: The last fun project that I have been working on is a mini messenger bag/ handlebar […]
Who are you and what do you do? We are Herbivore Botanicals. We make 100% truly natural skin, bath and body products from vegan, plant and mineral based ingredients. We are a husband wife team and come up with our own original recipes, as well as packaging designs. We work full time at Herbivore Botanicals […]
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