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The Collective: Scent and Psyche

Photos providedConfessed candle addict, Christie Wells began hand-pouring candles with scents she loved in 2020, and by January of 2021, Scent & Psyche was...

The Collective: Juniper Blue Designs

Photos providedFor Kristen Jansen, designer and maker behind Juniper Blue Designs, a simple doodle becomes a pattern, textile, or art piece. Inspired by her...

The Collective: Plush Pumpkin

Photos providedSince 2002, Monya Kampa has been stitching up a couture pumpkin patch in Saint Paul. What started with a velvet swatch and a...

The Collective: Wettrock Co.

Photos providedKevin Whetstone’s admiration of all things made by hand began with watching his grandfather cast tools in his workshop. Today, Whetstone’s own work...

The Collective: Landscape Paintings by Douglas Ross

Photos providedThe words of Henry Miller—“To Paint is to Love Again”—have served artist Douglas Ross throughout his career and life. Behind great work is...

The Collective: Cannon River Bowl & Spoon

Photos provided by Benjamin LeathamUsing salvaged and reclaimed locally sourced woods from Minnesota, master woodworker Benjamin Leatham produces turned bowls and kitchen tools worthy...

Nature & Wildlife Call Artist Matthew Krousey to Ceramic Arts

Photos providedMatthew Krousey’s ceramic work is inspired by the wildlife and fauna he sees every day around the woods of his Harris home and...

The Collective: Paintings by Karin Jacobs

Photos providedIt’s never too late for abandoned toys or paused talents! There is a nostalgia in the work of artist Karin Jacobs that takes...

The Collective: Kelly Marshall’s Custom Woven Creations

Before Kelly Marshall’s designs even hit the loom, they are first infused with her joy and passion for textiles. There is a timelessness to...

The Collective: Tonic Living and Plantscapes

Photos courtesy of Tonic Living and PlantscapesFrom her sun-filled studio in the Northrup King Building, Racquel Wakefield, founder of Tonic Living and Plantscapes, designs green...

Ruth Artistry & Décor Blends Boho Chic With a Touch of Wanderlust

Photos provided by Ruth Artistry & DécorRuth Artistry & Décor crafts lifestyle goods that sit somewhere in the middle of cabin chic, balancing bohemian...

The Collective: Sanborn Canoe Co.’s Home Goods Delight Water and Land Lovers Alike

Photos courtesy of Sanborn Canoe Co.Something remarkable happens in a Winona woodshop under the handpainted Sanborn Canoe sign, the place Todd Randall and his...

The Collective: Pitched

Photos courtesy of PitchedAlready dreaming of warmer weather? Us too, and that's why Pitched is top of mind.Founders Kenny and Autumn Young had one...

The Collective: Tin Cup Design Co.

Portrait by Along an Inland Sea || Products by Poly MendesJordan Sundberg of Tin Cup Design Co. is more than just an illustrator—she’s also a...

The Collective: House Copper & Cookware

Product photos by Christian Watson || Portrait by John DahmenAs a coppersmith, Sara Dahmen has one foot in the now and one in the...

The Collective: Natalia James Designs

Photos by Just Be. PhotographyNatalia James reconnected with her creative side when art and the process of making was exactly what she needed. Motivated...

The Collective: Fiber Artist Mandi Smethells

Portrait by Liz Schultz, product shots by Mandi SmethellsMandi Smethells describes herself as an “imaginative” fiber artist, but first and foremost, she’s a mother—and...

The Collective: Rovan Handcrafted Furniture

Photos provided by Andy WeldAndy Weld’s work began in an Iowa garage, where he found crafting custom drum shells and the concept of “making”...

The Collective: Alora Ambiance

Photos providedWhile living far from their family farm in southern Minnesota, two entrepreneurial sisters—Ann and Therese Gibbons—launched home fragrance business Alora Ambiance while residing...

The Collective: Bradley Hall Gallery

Photos providedFrom his Granite Falls studio in a former Episcopal church built in 1889, artist Bradley D. Hall captures it all with his signature linoleum...