ANANSE DESIGN ESSENTIALS

handmade accessories Meet the Artist: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?Dr. LaShawnda Lindsay is a native of Jacksonville, Florida, and a formally trained African-centered educational psychologist, mental health counselor, and social scientist. DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS.My process is usually inspired by life everyday occurrences and research that connects with me. I take a moment to truly sit with my product and let my innate creativity

TRINNYELLA

handmade aprons, oven mitts, pot holders, bowl cozies, skillet mitts, etc. Meet the Maker: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?My name is Trinity Rajch, and I am originally from New Jersey! My husband is in the military so we only get to enjoy the Augusta area for a short time before we are off to our next duty station. Right now Trinnyella is my

SWEET SUE POTTERY

handmade pottery Meet the Artist: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?Sue Beasley has been pursuing her love of pottery since 1999. She exhibits her work at shows across the southeastern United States. Sue retired from the University Healthcare system, where she worked as an audiometric technician. Sue and her husband James have been married for over fifty years. They are very active in their

PEACH STATE SOY CANDLES

hand-poured soy wax candles + wax melts Meet the Artist: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?coming soon DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS.coming soon WHAT INSPIRES YOU?coming soon FUN FACT ABOUT YOU.coming soon FAVORITE THING ABOUT DOWNTOWN AUGUSTA.coming soon WHY DO YOU LOVE TO DESIGN, CREATE + MAKE?coming soon WHAT IS ONE PIECE OF ADVICE YOU WOULD SHARE WITH OTHER ARTISTS + MAKERS?coming soon facebook @PeachStateSoyCandles instagram

TEE GEE GOODES

handmade candles + home fragrance Meet the Artist: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?My name is Taylor Gass and I’m the founder of Tee Gee Goodes, a candle and home-fragrance business. We hand-pour all of our small-batch, clean ingredient products in our local Aiken, SC studio. DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS.The heartbeat of Tee Gee Goodes has always been to help others love their home and

AUGUSTA TRAINING SHOP

handmade snowflakes + jewelry About the Organization: The Augusta Training Shop, Inc. believes that all persons with disabilities are PEOPLE FIRST and that a disability is secondary to their individuality.  Our employees are entitled to the same rights and privileges afforded to any other citizen. They enable their employees with the opportunity to stretch their limits, build their confidence and make their dreams a reality. They thrive on fostering self-respect and independence

INDIGO BEE CO.

handmade sustainable leather totes and jewelry Meet the Artist: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?We are a mother-daughter team from Charleston, SC who handcraft one-of-a-kind leather totes with indigo accents and heirloom jewelry. DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS.We create everything from scratch using stainable and recycled materials. WHAT INSPIRES YOU?The South + West FUN FACT ABOUT YOU.I can eat a whole pint of ice cream in

DOYLE’S CANDLE SHOPPE

hand-poured soy candles and melts Meet the Artist: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?My name is Barbara Doyle I’m originally from Philadelphia. My husband and I settled here when he retired from the Air Force. I have been pouring soy candles and melts since 2002. DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS.I melt the wax using a presto cooker, after it has reached a certain I pour it

FAST DOLL

handstitched filled patches and other custom goods inspired by the golden age of american traditional tattoos of the 1940s and 50s Meet the Artist: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?Hi there! I’m Caroline, I’m from Charleston, SC and I make hand-stitched patches and other custom goods inspired by the golden age of American traditional tattooing DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS.I started out selling vintage clothing almost