11.30.19 Trunk Show with Cat Bates Jewelry, Madder Root, & Threadwrite
Saturday, November 30th - 11:00am - 4:00pm
Join us for a trunk show with Maine makers - Cat Bates Jewelry, Madder Root, and Threadwrite.
Jewelry designer Cat Bates is best known for his use of metal casting and sailor knotting to create unisex designs which exemplify durability, ease of wear, and understated beauty. By working almost exclusively in multiples, utilizing industrial manufacturing services, and celebrating tool marks as elements of design, he strikes a rare balance between artistry & economic accessibility. Cat is represented by boutiques across the United States & his work is collected internationally.
Madder Root is a textile design company located in Old Town, Maine that makes sustainable goods for lovers of fiber and food. Focusing on organic and eco-friendly materials, they create a variety of products for makers of all kinds, from knitters and spinners to bakers and gardeners. Stock up on lovely, screen printed project bags and tea towels, for yourself or a maker friend.
Threadwrite is the work of poet, maker, and patchwork artist Katherine Ferrier. Patchwork cashmere arm-warmers and cowls made from up-cycled sweaters. One of a kind modern patchwork wool blankets and throws. And custom poems, written on the spot, on a vintage 1930s typewriter.