Tassel Jewelry & Accessories Meet the Maker: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?Shelby White, tassel jewlery and accessories, Knoxville, TNDESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS.Each tassel starts with cotton or acrylic thread that is wrapped around an old blush container (or deck of cards for longer tassels), then it is tied off, a tassel neck is made, and then cut to be even on the bottom. WHAT
Whimsical Art and Design inspired by the natural world. Meet the Artist: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?We are two sisters from Augusta, GA, who love to create! DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS.We channel our inner creative child and have fun. Making mistakes is a big part of our process.WHAT INSPIRES YOU?The natural world and whimsical things.FUN FACT ABOUT YOU.We both grew up watching and thus
Abena Designs is passionate about using luxurious African Print textiles to create unique handcrafted home decor and accessories. Their goal is to share the beauty found in Africa with the world. Meet the Maker: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?Atlanta, Ga. Handmade home decor and accessories FUN FACT ABOUT YOU.I have a tuxedo cat named Elizabeth Bennett. FAVORITE THING ABOUT DOWNTOWN AUGUSTA.Diversity of people.
One of a kind handmade metal jewelry. Meet the Maker: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?My name is Rachel Shea Beck. I was raised in New York City, but I have made Augusta my home for over 20 years now. I am a full-time jewelry artist, a metalsmith and enamelist, running my own small business.DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS.While I do sometimes plan out my designs,
Artwork, Prints, & Handmade Accessories Meet the Artist: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?I am an artist originally from Chicago. I am also a mother of 3 and Navy veteran. DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS.I scroll the internet, play music, and like to procrastinate for 30 minutes to clear distractions and help me focus until I feel inspired. WHAT INSPIRES YOU?Anything that catches my eye, whether
Handmade gift items. Meet the Maker: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?My name is Kelly aka Honey. I was born in Augusta and I’ve lived in Hephzibah expect for the five years we lived in Marietta. I craft full time but on the first Tuesday I conduct foreclosure auctions in Eastern Georgia.DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS.I began sewing in 2014 after our grand daughter was born.
Custom decorated gluten free + vegan sugar cookies. Meet the Maker: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?I’m Diana LaLuz. I grew up in Augusta, GA. I have a background in art and design, graduating from GA Tech with a degree in Industrial Design. I went back to school and got a degree in Nursing. I work at Augusta University in the Neuro ICU. I’ve
Handmade upcycled driftwood home accessories. Meet the Maker: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?Chrisann Lee, originally from Marietta, GA. I do driftwood projects and wire pendants-anything with trees!DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS.I forage all driftwood from beaches of SC. Wood is cleaned, dried, sanded, drilled, attached depending on project. The piece then gets a polyurethane coating and finishing touches. WHAT INSPIRES YOU?Nature is extremely impactful. Creativity
Teas, herbal lollipops, lavender pillows, etc. Meet the Maker: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?Emily Martin in a nutshell: Gardener, Teacher, Tea, Vegan, Camp, Backpack, Road Trip, Mother, Maker, & a Darn Good Cook. I’m originally from the Pacific Northwest, but I’ve lived in Augusta for a little over 7 years. I am currently a full time Garden Educator for Augusta Locally Grown and
Embroidery + Art Meet the Artist: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?My name is Jessica Summers and I am born and raised in Augusta, GA. I love everything in the arts, but personally create painting, drawings, and embroidered pieces. I love to use bright colors and am drawn to more simplistic ideas. By day I am a nanny for 3 little kiddos that I