Tag: #meetthemakermarch2021

Jobs!

Jobs! One thing you can certainly say is when you have a small business there are a lot of things to do, and seldom enough time to accomplish them all. When we began the business one point we both firmly agreed on was that we want to offer jobs for others, and a way to lift up others. In our grand plan we will have grown to have a sizable work force accomplishing much of the work.

Hands on!

What does it take to paint a beautiful silk scarf? I talk about how my hands translate what is in my imagination into surface design on silk. Join us as we continue the series of #meetthemakermarch2021

The Old ArtCraft Building

Today is a free day in Meet the Maker March challenge, so we wanted to share a bit more about the building we make our studio in. Located on Superior avenue between East 25 Street and East 26 Street is a stately 1910 brick warehouse and former garment factory. In fact all of the buildings from East 20th to the I90 bridge were once a beehive of clothing production.

Why have a business?

Businesses take work and a lot of skill sets, willingness to learn, willingness to risk. And risk sometimes goes south. So why have a business? What attracted us to what we do, and why should you consider starting one? In today’s blog we are looking at our why, and hope we encourage you to find yours.