Photography Classes in Raleigh at Gather Goods Co

Photography Classes in Raleigh, North Carolina at Gather Goods Co

Most days at my shop Gather Goods Co you will see me with a camera in hand documenting the products that come in before I add them to the website. And while the intention is for the photos and the space to appear lovely and effortless, the photography is indeed a skill that has been honed that . . .

Displaying Tiny Air Plants in Containers

Assorted Air Plants at Gather Goods Co

Air plants are my new favorite plant. I’ve been admiring and working with them now for the past couple years. Air plants are amazing because they don’t need soil to grow and get all the nutrients they need from the air itself. Some bloom and others do not but they are all cool looking. Here’s a . . .

First Friday at Gather, This Friday

Elizabeth Galecke Gum Bi Chromate Print at Gather in Raleigh

This Friday we are hosting long-time Raleigh photographer Elizabeth Galecke and her pretty gum bi chromate prints alongside Local Salon. The event runs from 6:30pm-10pm and Elizabeth is also bringing her famous rosemary cookies. We've also just posted our craft class schedule through March on . . .

Flowers in January

Flowers in January

It's January, my routine has changed, I'm easing into my new daily schedule and I'm bundled up to stay warm. For the past few years I have been so busy running a shop (then moving it and changing it) that I haven't had any time to pause and reflect here on this blog. I'd like that to change so just . . .

July Classes at Gather

July Classes at Gather in Cary, North Carolina

There are some great classes coming up in the next few weeks at my shop, Gather: * Tues July 21 - Learn to make a gorgeous fiber wrapped necklace. We carry these beautiful necklaces in our shop by talented local maker Erica Fink. In this class she is teaching her technique on how to make these . . .

Shop Talk

Gather Shop Talk

A scary post, I just posted on the Gather instagram account but one I felt compelled to write: "Alright ya’ll, I’m just going to throw out some real talk right now and issues that I grapple with as a shop owner and business trying to grow. I love, love, love indie businesses and makers. I . . .