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Meet Kate from Loom Cat - Project Pop-Up

Meet Kate Kate from HeyLoomCat will be part of Project Pop-Up, a one day market featuring 6 designers/makers in the Portland area. We stopped by her studio and immediately fell in love with her space. Only starting around a year ago, Kate has explored different shapes and even incorporated ceramics into her woven tapestries. You can check out her Instagram and see her in person at Project Pop-Up.   Tell us a little bit about yourself. I'm Kate, the creator of LoomCat. I weave out of my home studio in southeast Portland, which I share with my plant babies and 2 cats, Athena...

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Meet Clone-A-Willy

Empire Labs (aka Clone-a-Willy and Clone-a-Pussy) have been friends and supporters of Project Object from the beginning. It was a no-brainer friendship since we both call Portland home and believe in sexual empowerment.  This month, they made our DIY Sex Robot class become more accessible for all women and non-binary people in the Portland-area. We interviewed with them about issues they care about and how self love take many forms. Tell us a little bit about Empire Labs. Empire Labs was formed in the San Francisco Bay area back in 1996. (We've been all about dicks since ’96.) There, we manufactured highly...

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Meet Ashley Lukashevsky

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I’m an illustrator from Honolulu, Hawaii, who currently lives in LA. I’m inspired by bright color combinations, florals, and women + non binary people of different shapes and sizes. I hope that my work is able to bring people joy, resiliency, and feelings of community. Three things you need for a productive day. Coffee, yoga, and human interaction. As a freelancer, if I don’t get the third I feel like a hermit holed up in my house. What do you consider a wasted life? I don’t think that any life is wasted, by...

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Project Pop-Up - Accepting Applications

What is Project Pop-Up? Project Pop-Up is a one-day market on November 24, 2018 on Small Business Saturday. It will be held at Project Object featuring 5 emerging artists and makers. Our mission is to create a space for Portland creatives to show and sell their work amidst a competitive saturated market. How can I get involved? We are currently accepting applications for Project Pop-Up. Even if you don't have a solid linesheet yet, a huge instagram following, or you're just getting into it - we want to hear from you. We're looking to feature you, your amazing work, your story and...

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Jill - People of Portland

Tell us a little bit about yourself. I'm a Virgo who enjoys helping others & making people smile :) I also LOVE music & dj a lil bit, like to create, explore the outdoors, travel when possible, laugh always & spread positive vibes on the regular!!   What is your favorite thing to do in Portland? Delight in cannabis & EATTT with friends!   Where are your favorite places to eat in Portland? Nostrana, Shalom Y'all, Van Hanh, Yen Ha, Ranch Pizza, The Bivy, Saint Burrito, Cheese & Crack, Farmhouse Kitchen, Vivienne, Wasabi Sushi, Beeswing, Ichiza Kitchen ( I could...

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