SARA SEARLE

local art 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 instagram @sara_searle Website sarasearle.com

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

CASHMERE MOON

hand-crafted vegan beauty and body products Meet the Maker: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?My name is Tisha. I’m the founder of Cashmere Moon. I create all our formulas and am currently (mostly) a one (wo)man show. I was born in Hawaii, but I call Georgia home. DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS.I first research! If I’m developing a new formula or product, I research to see

OLGA SANDERS

greeting cards, pottery, art prints, & printmaking Meet the Artist: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?My name is Olga Sanders. I am from Atlanta, Georgia and I draw, paint, and make pottery. DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS.When I draw a subject I start with an image and I sketch it on archival paper. I then begin to shade and add values to make it as realistic

MACARTHUR WOODWORKS

resin & wood home decor & housewares Meet the Artist: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?Hey, I’m Michael Meeks! The “MacArthur” in my business name comes from my middle name. I’m the 3rd in a line of MMM initials with the middle name MacArthur. My wife, Emily, and I just made the 4th MMM with our son, Madison MacArthur Meeks! I’m from Warner Robins,

APRIL JUNE DESIGNS

handmade woodblock printed accessories and paper goods Meet the Maker: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?Originally from North Augusta, SC but raised by Downtown Augusta, Georgia. Now located in Chattanooga, TN. I’m a flooring designer as my 9-5….but any spare time is spent with my partner and our four cats and puppy dog. DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS Journaling…sketching…hikes…trips…anything to get my creative process going. Even

ARTIST HOLIDAY CARDS

proceeds benefit Westobou + Augusta Handmade Fair Local Artist Holiday Cards: Set of 10 Cards – $25 Buy 4 Sets get the 5th Free Quantities are limited so email us to reserve yours today! Cards will be available to pick up at the Westo-Boutique Dec 4-18 at the Westobou Gallery. featuring art by: Dawn M. Cardona, Kenneth James Benson Illustration, April Henry King, Aort Reed, Amy Hunter Callan, Jacob Boland, Jacki

COHENS LANE CO.

handmade clay earrings Meet the Maker: WHO ARE YOU, WHERE ARE YOU FROM, & WHAT DO YOU DO?I’m Emily! I’m originally from Ringgold, GA but have lived in Augusta for about 5 years. By day I’m an Account Manager at Wier/Stewart, and by night I make polymer clay earrings at my kitchen table. I turned a fun hobby into a fun side business! DESCRIBE YOUR PROCESS.Even though the final products