Intro to Glassblowing at Artisan Collective
Sep19

Intro to Glassblowing at Artisan Collective

This post is a long time coming. I took this insanely incredible class a few weeks ago, and I haven’t been able to stop thinking about it…or looking up torches on Amazon. Artisan Collective is a cool studio packed full of locally made goods and a calendar full of amazing classes where you can brush up on your pottery, painting, silversmithing and yes, glassblowing skills. My teacher, Mike Hurst, was as hilarious as he was...

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Silversmithing with Artisan Collective
Aug09

Silversmithing with Artisan Collective

I love to craft. There I said it. I am a craftaholic, and I will scream it from the rooftops. Crochet, pottery, hell, even scrapbooking now and then when the urge hits. When I found out the Artisan Collective hosts the coolest craft classes around I had to jump in. The first one I took was the copper cuff class followed by a copper enameling class (which you can read about HERE), and our girl Candice took a watercolor class with her...

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Indie Ogden Spotlight:Bibbidi Boutique
Jun30

Indie Ogden Spotlight:Bibbidi Boutique

Ogden is full of amazing crafty ladies and Bibbidi Boutique is definitely one of them.   This local company makes the most darling aprons and towels that inspire kiddos to play and use their imagination. Read this Q&A to learn more about this amazing company and how you can get these cute goods for your kiddos. When did you first start sewing? Although we have all done some sewing, we actually design our products ourselves and...

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Givestock Festival Coming to Ogden’s Fort Buenaventura
Jun28

Givestock Festival Coming to Ogden’s Fort Buenaventura

Ogden, get hyped! The festival of the summer is coming to Ogden’s Fort Buenaventura on September 9th and you would be a fool to miss it. 10 bands, live art, vendors, food trucks and pure awesome will converge at the Fort for 10 hours of non-stop fun. Bands include Dr. Dog, The National Parks, Fictionist, Joshua James, RKDN, Joe McQueen Quartet, Cinders, Panthermilk, BEACHMEN, and mystery local bands! Nurture The Creative Mind...

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Hiking is for Everyone – Nature will meet you where you are at!
Jun20

Hiking is for Everyone – Nature will meet you where you are at!

I grew up in Ogden, Utah and did not understand or value the natural resources that we have here. It was hot and dry. I didn’t like being in the sun and was highly allergic to grass. I would have rather read or watched movies than go on a hike. It wasn’t until I moved to the Bay Area of California and worked the corporate life that I understood how important nature is. The stress from work was making me sick, so I needed to find a...

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Indie Ogden Spotlight: Burn Your Tongue Hot Sauce
May31

Indie Ogden Spotlight: Burn Your Tongue Hot Sauce

Everyone loves hot sauce and if you think you don’t chance are you haven’t tried the RIGHT one for you. Thanks to Burn Your Tongue, you can be like Beyonce and carry hot sauce in your bag, swag.  This local hot sauce company not only sells a ton of brands and flavors, but they host regular tastings so you can try them all, all 465 of them. Check out this Q&A to learn more! First thing first, where are you located?...

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