In the Spotlight: Mylana

Today, we’d like to introduce you to Clare Corcoran and her company, Mylana. What’s the story behind your company? My company, Mylana, was founded in 2010 a few months after I was unexpectedly widowed. I had made soap and candles since high school, having learned from books that my mom had helped to publish at … Read moreIn the Spotlight: Mylana

In the Spotlight: AlyxAndrea Design

Introducing today: AlyxAndrea Design! What’s the story behind your company? AlyxAndrea Design was basically started by accident. I have always loved crafts and as my daughter is getting older I was looking for projects we could do together. I got lost in the time vortex known as Pinterest and found a tutorial on how to … Read moreIn the Spotlight: AlyxAndrea Design

In the Spotlight: Andrea Wysocki Jewelry

Today in the spotlight, we have the talented Ms. Andrea Procida of Andrea Wysocki Jewelry. We asked her a few questions so you get to know her better. What’s the story behind your company? I would love to say I grew up dreaming of being a jewelry designer, but I didn’t. When I went to … Read moreIn the Spotlight: Andrea Wysocki Jewelry

In the Spotlight: Enchanting Origins

Today’s featured artisan is Michele Phillips of Enchanting Origins. We asked her a few questions so you get to know her better. What’s the story behind your company? After spending twenty years in the construction industry, we felt the downturn after the real estate boom came to a crashing halt in Nevada. Now with a … Read moreIn the Spotlight: Enchanting Origins

In the Spotlight: Baby Duck Soap Co

Today in the Spotlight we have Ms. Tanya Rasley, the talented artisan behind “Baby Duck Soap Co“. We caught up with Tanya and asked her a few questions so you get to know her better. What’s the story behind your company? After my son Liam was born in 2011, I went from working insanely long … Read moreIn the Spotlight: Baby Duck Soap Co

In the Spotlight: Hena Tayeb Photography

Hena Tayeb is a Chicago born Pakistani photographer living in New Jersey. Hena loves to find unusual abstracts and angles allowing the ordinary to appear extraordinary. She zooms in and brings light to the details of things around her. Creating abstracts and bringing attention to textures and patterns. She and her husband, along with their … Read moreIn the Spotlight: Hena Tayeb Photography

In the Spotlight: Secret Garden Notes

Today in the Spotlight: Ms. Tonya Boezi of Secret Garden Notes. She loves creating unique and interesting pieces for her customers to enjoy. Tonya has found that creating solid perfumes to go into her work has added a delightful element to the creative process. Her love of experimenting with different fragrance combinations is endless and … Read moreIn the Spotlight: Secret Garden Notes

Interview with June from Junique4u

1. How did you start? I started when I was young, really young. I started with hand sewing little quilts for my dolls. Then I learned how to use a sewing machine and made clothes for them too. Over the years I’ve gone from sewing to latch hooking rugs, tiling planter pots, to braided and … Read moreInterview with June from Junique4u

Interview with Artisan Karen Fiorino from Clay Lick Creek Pottery

I am delighted to introduce you to Ms. Karen Fiorino. She is the driving talent behind Clay Lick Creek Pottery. I want to thank Ms. Fiorino for answering a few questions for our audience! Enjoy! 1. When and why did you start your business?  I started my business in 1998. At the time, I was using … Read moreInterview with Artisan Karen Fiorino from Clay Lick Creek Pottery

Interview with Artisan Beth Reiman

Today I am delighted to introduce you to Ms. Beth Reiman, the talented artisan behind BPR Designs. She kindly answered a few questions for Craftsyble readers. Before we start, I just want to let you know that Ms. Reiman makes the most beautiful glass soap dishes I have ever seen! Enjoy! Handmade Glass Soap Dishes … Read moreInterview with Artisan Beth Reiman