Augusta Handmade Fair

Our Spring Event is on May 4th from 12-4pm.

CASSAFRAS & CO.

hand stamped natural stone coasters, trivets, and magnets

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Meet The Artist

WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?
My name is Crista Sigrist and I live in Evans. My family moved here 11 years ago from Ohio. I am now retired having spent the majority of my career in marketing/public relations. I started making coasters during empty nest four years ago.

DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS. I hand stamp with permanent black ink using rubber and acrylic designs on porous natural stone squares of various sizes.

WHAT INSPIRES YOU?
My love of crafting and keeping busy!

FUN FACT ABOUT YOU.
After college I traveled the U.S. in the Oscar Mayer Weinermobile. I was a hotdogger for one year 🙂

FAVORITE THING ABOUT DOWNTOWN AUGUSTA.
River walk and the food at Whiskey Bar.

WHY DO YOU LOVE TO DESIGN, CREATE + MAKE?
I love making my coasters and trivets be au each one is unique. Creating my designs relaxes me.

WHAT IS ONE PIECE OF ADVICE YOU WOULD SHARE WITH OTHER ARTISTS + MAKERS?
If it makes you happy keep creating!