Tag Archives: Sustainability

Meet the Garden Maker: Loretta Buckner, of We Grow From Here

We’re Making things indoors and out, this year, and planting the seeds of sustainability this year, with Loretta Buckner, owner and master gardener of We Grow from Here. We Grow From Here was founded as a non-profit in 2010 to … Continue reading

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Meet the Bow Tie Maker: ErikaLoveLeigh

One of our new Makers this year is Ericka McThenia, doing business as ErickaLoveLeigh, creator of handmade, upcycled bowties.  Her work is really unique and beautiful and we asked her to tell us a bit more about her craft.

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