hand-poured small batch candles
Meet the Artist:
WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?
My name is Arkia Ivey, I am the owner and founder of From Phoenix. I was born and raised in Augusta, Georgia! I promote mindfulness and create space for creatives and go-getters to decompress and have peaceful interludes through hand-poured candles and wellness tools.
DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS.
My entire process is centered around my customer’s experience. I ensure to use quality ingredients and scents that promotes ease and relaxation. I want them to be able to light their candles with confidence knowing it is crafted with love and the highest intention.
WHAT INSPIRES YOU?
Community wellness. The idea of a healthy, more mindful environment where individuals can share space, grow, and support each other.
FUN FACT ABOUT YOU.
I’m a plant mom and all of my little babies have cool names.
The amazing people and great food!
WHY DO YOU LOVE TO DESIGN, CREATE + MAKE?
It’s a therapeutic outlet for me. I enjoy seeing my creative ideas come to life!
WHAT IS ONE PIECE OF ADVICE YOU WOULD SHARE WITH OTHER ARTISTS +
Have confidence and go for it!