Printmaker Matt Butler's grandfather was very passionate about lettering, typography, and printmaking. Matt likes to think that his grandad would approve of his career choice.
Tim Sanders, creator of the colorful Shakespearean Insults and 1980s Slang Chart posters, shared some of his sketchbook pages with us on our recent visit to his Seattle, WA studio.
Mike Whitehead's team of cast iron pan making artisans works in an old WW2 machine shop with high wooden ceilings, natural light and a tiny view of Portland's Willamette River.
For Patrick and Carrie Frost, the glass is always, well, half full. The husband-and-wife team, who founded Frost Glass in 2012, love being able to create together. Patrick takes a moment to fill us in on the art of glass-making, the couple’s long studio days, and their inspiration in this Q&A.
UncommonGoods artist Teri Stratford loves, loves, loves her work. She's super happy in her studio, which "vibrates with spiritual energy;" and making her art gives her "the sheer joy of doing something that just makes me giggle with delight on a regular basis."