Sallyann Corn from the design company Fruitsuper will moderate a discussion between author Melanie Abrantes and the photographer of Carve Melanie Riccardi. This is the first launch of Melanie’s book Carve, A Simple Guide to Whittling. Signed copies of the book will be available for sale at the shop. Melanie will also be teaching a wooden coffee spoon workshop on Friday, August 25th.
Melanie Abrantes Designs is a Bay Area-based producer of handcrafted, heirloom objects. Founder Melanie Abrantes believes that in order to create something beautiful, you have to get your hands dirty. She founded her company in 2013 when she realized there was a growing American market for handmade goods. Working with a variety of unique materials, Melanie strives to create products of the highest quality that are equally beautiful and functional. She sells her designs in small shops and retail stores nationwide, and her work has been featured in Domino, Dwell, Bon Appetit and more. Visit her site at melanieabrantes.com.
HOURS 7pm - 9pm