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Tristan Sopp

2020 Holiday Gift Guide

2020 Holiday Gift Guide

It's an important year to shop intentionally, especially for the holidays. We wanted to feature makers and businesses that Justine & I both know and frequent ourselves. This list is our pick for unique, high quality gifts that will support fantastic people. In no particular order, we recommend checking out:   T-We Tea Our friends Kier and Christopher have great products, packaging, and personality. As loose leaf fans ourselves (maybe even snobs...), T-We is a great place to go to cultivate more love for tea. Grab a three pack, laugh at the names, and enjoy a cuppa on a cold...

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Tristan Sopp

What is Paper Craft?

What is Paper Craft?

Paper craft is about making magic with paper. It is an umbrella of diverse art forms that allow you to transform paper into something beautiful.

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Artist Collaboration - Diana Zeng

Artist Collaboration - Diana Zeng

I was mindful that the sculpture would have hard edges and concaves so I painted the design sheets to create an allover effect without leaving too many blocks of negative space.

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Artist Collaboration - Argaman & Defiance

Artist Collaboration - Argaman & Defiance

First things first, what’s the name of your business and what kind of things do you create? What medium to you typically work in? My name is Lydia Crespo and I am the owner/head maker at Argaman&Defiance. Argaman&Defiance creates 100% silk scarves. We paint intricate patterns with water-based inks and naturally dye the scarves with pigments found in tree bark roots and leaves. From stitch to surface design, Argaman&Defiance creates every piece by hand. Website - www.argamandefiance.com Instagram - @argamandefiance Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/argamandefiance/ What made you interested in doing a collaboration with Resident? I love and appreciate the work Tristian executes...

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