Augusta Handmade Fair

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

LIGHT BULB IDEAS

junior maker - handmade jewelry and one of a kind decorated gift boxes

Meet The junior maker

WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?
I am Elise Cardinal. I’m a student at Stallings Island Middle School. I love all forms of art and creating.  I also enjoy reading and am part of a competitive fencing team. I want to study animation in college.

DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS.
I’m inspired by unique materials that are brightly colored and often sparkly! I primarily create custom gift boxes and jewelry.

WHAT INSPIRES YOU?
A variety of colors and patterns.

FUN FACT ABOUT YOU.
I’m a huge mythology fan!

FAVORITE THING ABOUT DOWNTOWN AUGUSTA.
My three favorite things about Downtown Augusta are the Augusta Fencers Club, Tacocat, and the abundance of murals!

WHY DO YOU LOVE TO DESIGN, CREATE + MAKE?
I love the idea of having the ability to create something completely new.

WHAT IS ONE PIECE OF ADVICE YOU WOULD SHARE WITH OTHER ARTISTS + MAKERS?
Do the art form that brings the most joy to you.