Handmade in the Catskills


The Keeper: A Becoming Tale

March 15, 2016

Interview with Tim Trescott, a North Carolina beekeeper.  How and when  did you first get into the business? I have been in the bee business all my life. I am a third generation. What makes you different than, say, the big wax companies? We work directly with only US Beekeepers, and US only. This is a bit more labor intensive as we ourselves are doing the collection and not the beekeepers, but the quality of wax is generally higher this way. Domestic beeswax is also collected and processed different than, say, African beeswax. How closely do you work with the beekeepers, and others who work with the hives (those who collect the honey, pollen, etc). Since we work domestically, we... Continue Reading →

Remodelista Market NYC

February 27, 2016

Join us for the first Remodelista New York City Market, held at the Canvas Home showroom in lower Manhattan. Stop in over the weekend for a bit of pre-spring shopping and to mingle with great makers.  We hope to see you there! WHAT: Remodelista NYC Market at Canvas Home WHEN: Saturday, March 12th, 10AM to 7PM, and Sunday, March 13th, 10AM – 6PM WHERE: 123 West 17th Street, NYC, 10011 More than 40 local artisans from the New York region, plus a few from farther afield, will be showcasing their homewares, clothing, jewelry, organic botanicals, gourmet foodstuffs, and more. Here’s a preview of who you’ll find: 2 NOTE GREENTREE HOME ÖR GALLERY AND TAVERN ANZU NEW YORK HAWKINS NEW YORK POST O’ALLS APOTHEKE HUDSON... Continue Reading →

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