Classically trained in Japan and China, ceramics artist Maggie Connolly is sinking her creative roots in Knoxville.
Maker Profile: Finders Makers
Through Master Repurposers, Debbie Meritsky and Marc Rotman transform salvaged goods into pieces of art.
Maker Profile: Filipino Treats
Jessica Carr draws on her heritage to serve up delicacies from Knoxville’s only Asian bakery.
Maker Profile: Knowing His Places
At Native Maps, David Harman has translated local landscapes into a national business.
Maker Profile: Conquering Fears
A lettering artist and designer, Nkem Warner uses her work to further conversations about mental health, and social and environmental justice.
Maker Profile: Has Screen Press, Will Travel
Stacey Patty’s pop-up camper allows her to take her studio to her custom t-shirt buyers.
Maker Profile: Painting Notes
When Kara Lockmiller paints portraits of musicians, she uses a palette of the colors she hears in their music.
Maker Profile: Dandy Soap
Sharon Deane took up soap-making for a greener lifestyle — and ended up with a side business.
Maker Profile: Dishing Out Artifacts
Fountain City artist Janet Trewhitt incorporates fused glass into her jewelry and other creations.
Maker Profile: Art and Life
Mindfulness and nature provide the inspiration for Jennifer MacIsaac’s watercolors and jewelry.