Category Archive: [MEET THE MAKERS]

Spotted / Napa, CA / Camp Covert

Taking you on a special retreat to the great wine and culinary capital of Napa Valley. This unique experience called Camp Covert is a farm-to-fork journey for groups of 12-20 people. With the… Continue reading

“Making of a Princess in SF” / Roman Holiday

Did you know that a Broadway musical is being produced here in San Francisco? And not just any musical, but Roman Holiday based on the 1953 Academy Award-winning film starring Audrey Hepburn and Gregory… Continue reading

Spotted SF / Potrero Hill / Intelligentsia Roasting Works

Inspired by the company’s growing customer base in the Bay Area, Intelligentsia recently expanded and reopened its San Francisco Roasting Works location in Potrero Hill. The rustic-modern facility, which it has occupied since… Continue reading

Meet the Maker: Carole Neilson Ceramics

I bought my first set of Carole Neilson’s espresso cups a few years ago when I discovered them at a shop in the Mission. Her organic forms combined with the smoky glazing add a bit of… Continue reading

Upcoming Events

Mark your calendars for the two best year-end makers events in SF. West Coast Craft Festival Pavilion at Fort Mason Saturday + Sunday: November 14-15 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM An annual exhibition featuring… Continue reading

*New* Photo Prints with Parabo Press

Brought to you by the fine folks at Photojojo is a fun, new printing service for design-minded photo takers. Parabo Press is all about making fine art materials and printing techniques accessible and creating unexpected ways… Continue reading

Inside the Artist Studio: Lisa Solomon

I recently caught up with local artist, designer, illustrator and educator Lisa Solomon and had a fun opportunity to visit her home and studio. She has lived in the East Bay for over 20 years and currently… Continue reading

20 Questions: Todd Wagner of Honestly YUM

Allow me to introduce our next guest in the ongoing “20 Questions” series. Todd Wagner is a master mixologist and editor for HonestlyYUM. He has spent many years behind the bar in addition to operating his own beverage catering company.… Continue reading

20 Questions: Sarah Swell

Across the Golden Gate and in Sausalito you’ll find Sarah Greenberg’s newest gallery and studio, Sarah Swell Jewelry. Originally from Massachusetts, Sarah discovered her passion for jewelry making after taking a metalsmith class.… Continue reading