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Meet Claire from Project Pop-Up

Tell us a little bit about your self I’m a designer, illustrator and ceramics maker from Los Angeles that moved to Portland 1.5 years ago. I specialize in 3D illustrations, working in ceramics brings balance into my craft and design.    What issues are you currently passionate about?  With the current climate,  I’m super stoked we now have the first gay man to win a governor’s race, first native American and muslim women in congress and more than 20 women of color in office! The best thing about owning Glossy Tanline is: Being able to working across mediums in both digital...

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Meet Hillary from Project Pop-Up

Tell us a little bit about yourself.   I’m a total valley girl (born and raised) and studied drawing and painting in a tiny art school in Laguna Beach. I fell in love with painting the figure and moved in and out of Los Angeles, New York and Europe where I became a mom. I have an unhealthy obsession for Persian cats (ask my husband- Ive already got three) and I juggle through life alternating between being a mom to two and my love and need for creating.   What events led to Doralou? I had moved from Prague to...

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Meet Lynsea from Project Pop-Up

Currently inspired by: Lynsea, her floral arrangements, and her creative journey. From her start just a few months ago to her popups at Vivienne every weekend, Lynsea is a go-getter that inspires everyone around her to pursue joy. You can find her and her work this Saturday at Project Pop-Up. Tell us a little bit about yourself. I’m just a young Portland lady focusing on the little things; the quiet tender moments that make the hard stuff feel better. I spent too much time on the big things, and the little ones slipped through the cracks. Like my mental health. I...

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Meet Violet from Project Pop-Up

For Violet and her work, it was love at first sight. We couldn't get enough of everything from her linework and color schemes. See her and her work in person at Project Pop-Up this Saturday.    Tell us a little bit about yourself. I’m an illustrator, designer, comics artist, and creepy podcast aficionado. I grew up in Portland’s Woodlawn neighborhood, and just graduated from PSU’s Graphic Design program this past summer. I also work part time as a studio assistant to Kate Bingaman-Burt at Outlet. What are three things you need to be productive? Headphones, a daunting to-do list, and bobby pins....

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Meet Angelina from Project Pop-Up

Angelina from Side Hustle Designs will be part of Project Pop-Up, a one day market featuring 6 emerging designers/makers in the Portland area. Her whimsical ceramic earrings are handmade with love. We stopped by her studio and asked about her story and favorite places in Portland. You can check out her Instagram and see her and her work in person at Project Pop-Up. Tell us a little bit about yourself: My name is Angelina Crawford and I am the founder of Side Hustle Designs. I was born and raised in Mexico and transplanted to Portland about a year and a half ago. I guess...

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